Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 21 September 2018 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 SE 8
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Java 8 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton - - 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median daily rate - - £525
Bedfordshire median daily rate - - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 87 99 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 31.18% 33.00% 26.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 79 55
Luton median daily rate £450 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £284 £281 £288
90th Percentile £600 £597 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Luton median hourly rate - - £50.78
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £50.39
% change year-on-year +8.33% -40.46% +25.98%