The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Preston region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Lancashire / Preston
Rank - 14 19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - 4.05% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.41% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.75 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-14.85% -5.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80 68 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 90.91% 91.89% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 32 59
Median daily rate £420 £300 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £115 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £25.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +57.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £35.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £69.07 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Preston