The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 38 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.90% - 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate
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£388 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
Java Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 222 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 92.68% 95.69% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 125 133
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £120 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £388 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 24
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +52.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.88 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Oxford region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) SOA
3 17 (56.67%) Oracle
3 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) TDD
4 16 (53.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 16 (53.33%) Oracle ADF
5 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 15 (50.00%) XML
5 15 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (36.67%) Publishing
6 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
7 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (30.00%) Web Services
9 8 (26.67%) XPath
9 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
9 8 (26.67%) JBoss
9 8 (26.67%) XQuery
9 8 (26.67%) Middleware
9 8 (26.67%) XSLT
9 8 (26.67%) Linux
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Identity Management
9 8 (26.67%) Digital Media
10 7 (23.33%) Spring
11 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 6 (20.00%) EJB
11 6 (20.00%) REST
12 5 (16.67%) HTML5
12 5 (16.67%) HTML

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (26.67%) JBoss
3 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.33%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) CMS
5 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
1 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (36.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle ADF
2 15 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 8 (26.67%) Middleware
4 8 (26.67%) XSLT
5 7 (23.33%) Spring
6 6 (20.00%) EJB
6 6 (20.00%) REST
7 5 (16.67%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) JSON
8 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.67%) CSS3
9 2 (6.67%) JSF
9 2 (6.67%) J2EE
9 2 (6.67%) CSS
10 1 (3.33%) SOAP
10 1 (3.33%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) SOA
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) TDD
4 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (3.33%) Process Management
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) XPath
2 8 (26.67%) XQuery
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle