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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 30 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.15% 5.74% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 6.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 0
Average daily rate £438 £518 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.71%
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
269 341 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 93.08% 93.17% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 212 92
Average daily rate £400 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.83 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £19.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 8 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) Spring
4 13 (48.15%) TDD
5 12 (44.44%) HTML
6 11 (40.74%) Web Services
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 10 (37.04%) Scrum
8 9 (33.33%) BDD
8 9 (33.33%) REST
9 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
9 8 (29.63%) MVC
10 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
10 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
10 7 (25.93%) HTML5
10 7 (25.93%) Java EE
10 7 (25.93%) Spring MVC
11 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (22.22%) Mockito
11 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (22.22%) XML
11 6 (22.22%) JBoss
11 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 6 (22.22%) JUnit
11 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
11 6 (22.22%) CSS
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) J2EE
12 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
12 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) JBoss
2 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (7.41%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
6 1 (3.70%) QlikView
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) JUnit
1 6 (22.22%) Mockito
2 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) Spring
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) REST
5 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) Java EE
6 7 (25.93%) Spring MVC
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) XML
8 5 (18.52%) J2EE
9 4 (14.81%) JSON
9 4 (14.81%) SOAP
10 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 3 (11.11%) jQuery
10 3 (11.11%) JSP
10 3 (11.11%) RESTful
10 3 (11.11%) Servlets
10 3 (11.11%) Struts
10 3 (11.11%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) BDD
5 8 (29.63%) MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (18.52%) Kanban
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) Content Enrichment
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (11.11%) DevOps
9 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.11%) ETL
10 2 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (7.41%) Migration
10 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.70%) Computer Security
11 1 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) ATG
2 3 (11.11%) Informatica
2 3 (11.11%) Talend
3 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) Progress
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau
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