The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 5 39 15
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 84 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.52% 2.34% 7.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.76% 2.40% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 6 15
Median daily rate £475 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £354 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
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
369 333 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.93% 97.37% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 267 172
Median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.86 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.18% -6.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxford region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (67.29%) JavaScript
3 69 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (58.88%) Spring
5 60 (56.07%) AngularJS
6 52 (48.60%) Tomcat
7 50 (46.73%) Amazon AWS
8 49 (45.79%) JSON
9 44 (41.12%) RESTful
9 44 (41.12%) JUnit
10 43 (40.19%) Maven
11 42 (39.25%) HTML
11 42 (39.25%) SQL
12 41 (38.32%) Scrum
13 40 (37.38%) MongoDB
14 35 (32.71%) Cucumber
14 35 (32.71%) Elasticsearch
14 35 (32.71%) J2EE
15 34 (31.78%) TDD
15 34 (31.78%) HTML5
16 32 (29.91%) Cloud Computing
17 29 (27.10%) Kanban
17 29 (27.10%) JMS
18 27 (25.23%) Mockito
19 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Azure
20 25 (23.36%) Migration
21 23 (21.50%) Spock
21 23 (21.50%) Jenkins
22 22 (20.56%) Couchbase
22 22 (20.56%) GitHub

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 52 (48.60%) Tomcat
2 35 (32.71%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (15.89%) WebLogic
4 11 (10.28%) JBoss
5 10 (9.35%) Apache Solr
5 10 (9.35%) WebSphere
6 9 (8.41%) Apache
7 8 (7.48%) Jetty
7 8 (7.48%) nginx
7 8 (7.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (6.54%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (46.73%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (29.91%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (20.56%) GitHub
5 8 (7.48%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (6.54%) Amazon S3
6 7 (6.54%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (5.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) SSH
1 6 (5.61%) SSL
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (37.38%) MongoDB
2 22 (20.56%) Couchbase
3 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.35%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.80%) Big Data
6 3 (2.80%) MySQL
6 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 44 (41.12%) JUnit
2 43 (40.19%) Maven
3 35 (32.71%) Cucumber
4 27 (25.23%) Mockito
5 23 (21.50%) Jenkins
5 23 (21.50%) Spock
6 21 (19.63%) Git (software)
7 20 (18.69%) Gradle
8 11 (10.28%) JIRA
9 10 (9.35%) Selenium
9 10 (9.35%) Subversion
10 6 (5.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (5.61%) TeamCity
11 4 (3.74%) GitLab
12 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (17.76%) Publishing
2 10 (9.35%) Finance
3 6 (5.61%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.61%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (58.88%) Spring
2 60 (56.07%) AngularJS
3 49 (45.79%) JSON
4 44 (41.12%) RESTful
5 42 (39.25%) HTML
6 35 (32.71%) J2EE
7 34 (31.78%) HTML5
8 29 (27.10%) JMS
9 21 (19.63%) Web Services
10 20 (18.69%) REST
11 19 (17.76%) XML
12 13 (12.15%) CSS
13 11 (10.28%) XHTML
14 10 (9.35%) Lucene
15 8 (7.48%) .NET
15 8 (7.48%) EJB
15 8 (7.48%) XSLT
16 7 (6.54%) JPA
17 5 (4.67%) Hibernate
17 5 (4.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.80%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (38.32%) Scrum
3 34 (31.78%) TDD
4 29 (27.10%) Kanban
5 25 (23.36%) Migration
6 18 (16.82%) BDD
6 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
7 14 (13.08%) Data Migration
7 14 (13.08%) Web Development
8 13 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (12.15%) Multithreading
9 11 (10.28%) Business Analysis
10 10 (9.35%) Build Automation
11 9 (8.41%) Open Source
12 7 (6.54%) Content Enrichment
12 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.54%) ETL
12 7 (6.54%) Web Application Development
13 6 (5.61%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (5.61%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (67.29%) JavaScript
3 42 (39.25%) SQL
4 19 (17.76%) Scala
5 14 (13.08%) Python
6 11 (10.28%) C#
7 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.48%) C++
7 8 (7.48%) Ruby
8 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Oracle
2 1 (0.93%) New Relic
2 1 (0.93%) Talend