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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 23 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 27 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.59% 1.69% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.20% 1.80% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 4
Average daily rate
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£518 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £360 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
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
375 167 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 91.46% 94.35% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 97 139
Average daily rate £475 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £401 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.09 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -16.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £39.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (85.71%) Oracle
4 24 (57.14%) SOA
5 23 (54.76%) XML
5 23 (54.76%) TDD
6 22 (52.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 20 (47.62%) Oracle ADF
8 19 (45.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 18 (42.86%) XSLT
9 18 (42.86%) Publishing
10 17 (40.48%) Spring
11 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
11 15 (35.71%) Oracle BPM
11 15 (35.71%) WebLogic
12 14 (33.33%) HTML
12 14 (33.33%) Middleware
12 14 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
13 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (28.57%) J2EE
15 10 (23.81%) XQuery
15 10 (23.81%) XPath
15 10 (23.81%) Digital Media
16 9 (21.43%) Spring MVC
16 9 (21.43%) MVC
17 8 (19.05%) Web Services
17 8 (19.05%) SQL
17 8 (19.05%) BDD
18 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
19 6 (14.29%) CSS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (45.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (35.71%) WebLogic
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) CMS
3 5 (11.90%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Maven
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (42.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) XML
2 22 (52.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 20 (47.62%) Oracle ADF
4 18 (42.86%) XSLT
5 17 (40.48%) Spring
6 14 (33.33%) Middleware
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
7 12 (28.57%) J2EE
8 9 (21.43%) Spring MVC
9 8 (19.05%) Web Services
10 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 6 (14.29%) CSS
11 6 (14.29%) HTML5
11 6 (14.29%) CSS3
12 5 (11.90%) RESTful
12 5 (11.90%) EJB
12 5 (11.90%) SOAP
12 5 (11.90%) JSON
12 5 (11.90%) EJB 3.0
13 3 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Digital Media
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (57.14%) SOA
3 23 (54.76%) TDD
4 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (21.43%) MVC
7 8 (19.05%) BDD
8 5 (11.90%) Process Management
8 5 (11.90%) Workflow
9 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Scrum
11 2 (4.76%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (4.76%) User Stories
12 1 (2.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) XQuery
2 10 (23.81%) XPath
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) Oracle
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