The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Luton region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.24% - 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% - 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £278
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.72% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £41.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +26.92%
Java Software Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 145 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 95.03% 92.95% 97.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 111 137
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Java Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Java Software Developer 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 Luton region featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) TestNG
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) JBehave
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) JBehave
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) TestNG
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ATDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) SDET