The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank - 31 31
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 1.56% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.65% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.20 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +10.72%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 242 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 95.82% 94.53% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 133 161
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 35
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.15 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.46% -34.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.94 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Java Developer
Oxfordshire

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 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) Jetty
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle