Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 5.56% 1.04% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 2.38% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Bedford median daily rate £315 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +36.36% +17.86%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £463 £335
% change year-on-year -2.70% +38.06% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 30.56% 43.75% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 28
Bedford median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.51% +7.48% +12.50%
10th Percentile £312 £200 £261
90th Percentile £415 £468 £450
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £45.39 £31.39 £40.00
% change year-on-year +44.60% -21.53% -11.95%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bedford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Java.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Capybara
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Appium
1 1 (25.00%) Calabash
1 1 (25.00%) Capybara
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Database Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft