Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Java 8 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.34% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Luton median daily rate £538 - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £538 - -
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 88 98 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 29.53% 35.25% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 78 45
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £302 £279 £304
90th Percentile £596 £529 £616
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Luton median hourly rate - - £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £38.75 £50.39
% change year-on-year - -23.10% +13.49%

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 Luton region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java