The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £344 £320
% change year-on-year
+20.72% +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
-20.21% -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
299 359 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.53% 95.73% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 252 242
Median daily rate £438 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 15
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Java Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Sunopsis
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sunopsis