Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing Java 8 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton - 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Luton median daily rate - £538 -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £538 -
% change year-on-year -25.58% - -
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 56 99 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 23.53% 31.43% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 80 43
Luton median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +4.48%
10th Percentile £350 £349 £315
90th Percentile £540 £556 £520
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Luton median hourly rate £50.00 £50.78 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +323.17% -76.32%
10th Percentile £49.50 £50.78 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.78 £12.50
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £45.39 £29.75
% change year-on-year +10.16% +52.57% -30.00%