The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank - 11 14
Contract jobs citing Java 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford - 5.17% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 23.08% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 15.79% 22.41% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £475 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -18.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford