Period
to 19 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a Java Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Software Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 96 88
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £375 £598
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -37.24% +59.33%
East of England median daily rate £500 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +33.33% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,243 1,453 1,211
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.35% 95.28% 96.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 759 695
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £204 £200 £200
90th Percentile £575 £569 £575
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 111 93
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% - -13.89%
10th Percentile £10.15 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.25 £43.75 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £15.68 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -10.40% -16.67% -2.33%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Software Engineer in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Software Engineer in Hertfordshire