The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 14 24 10
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14  
Contract jobs citing Java 5 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.95% 2.94% 10.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 11.90% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Median daily rate £365 £410 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.97% -1.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £382 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £462 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 28 42 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 27.72% 24.71% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 39
Median daily rate £350 £338 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -15.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £594 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.54 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Luton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Luton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Luton over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Luton

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Java.

1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) JSON
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Drupal
3 5 (25.00%) REST
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) J2EE
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) JSP
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) CMS
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (15.00%) Sass
5 3 (15.00%) Java EE
5 3 (15.00%) hybris
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.00%) Redux
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis

Java
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Drupal
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) JBoss
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) JSP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) JSON
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) JSP
4 3 (15.00%) Java EE
4 3 (15.00%) Redux
4 3 (15.00%) Sass
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.00%) JSF
5 2 (10.00%) Spring
5 2 (10.00%) XSL
5 2 (10.00%) XSLT
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) JSR 168
6 1 (5.00%) Servlets
6 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) RAD
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SDET
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) hybris
3 2 (10.00%) BEA
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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