The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 17 January 2021 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 8 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 England with a requirement for coding skills.
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England
Number of daily rates quoted
Median daily rate
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
UK median daily rate
Number of hourly rates quoted
Median hourly rate
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
Median hourly rate
% change year-on-year
Java 8 Job Vacancy Trend in England
Job postings citing Java 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.
Java 8 Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England
3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in England.
Java 8 Daily Rate Histogram in England
Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.
Java 8 Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England
3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in England.
Java 8 Hourly Rate Histogram in England
Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Java 8 in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.
Java 8 Contract Job Locations in England
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
Rank Change on Same Period Last Year
Matching Contract IT Job Ads
Median Daily Rate Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate % Change on Same Period Last Year
For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity.
The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Java 8.
Java 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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: