The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 6 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 12 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.50% 3.28% 7.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.38% 12.24% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Median daily rate £365 £475 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.15% +14.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +16.75%

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
29 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 30.21% 26.78% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 35
Median daily rate £388 £370 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £600 £629
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £50.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Luton region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Java.

1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
2 7 (26.92%) JSON
3 6 (23.08%) J2EE
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Web Development
4 5 (19.23%) Drupal
4 5 (19.23%) hybris
4 5 (19.23%) REST
4 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
5 4 (15.38%) ATDD
5 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) Feature Driven Development
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 4 (15.38%) QA
5 4 (15.38%) Ant
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Maven
5 4 (15.38%) CMS
6 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
6 3 (11.54%) Python

Java
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Drupal
2 4 (15.38%) CMS
3 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Ant
2 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
2 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
3 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) JUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
3 3 (11.54%) TestNG
4 2 (7.69%) JBehave
4 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) JSP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) JSON
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) J2EE
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) JSP
5 3 (11.54%) Redux
5 3 (11.54%) Sass
5 3 (11.54%) Spring
6 2 (7.69%) Java EE
6 2 (7.69%) JSF
6 2 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
7 1 (3.85%) Apache CXF
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) JSR 168
7 1 (3.85%) JSR 286
7 1 (3.85%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 4 (15.38%) ATDD
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) Feature Driven Development
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Release Management
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) C#
1 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) SDET
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) hybris
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) BEA
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Mercator
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft