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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 22 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.96% 4.91% 7.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 5.22% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 27
Median daily rate £600 £450 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £438 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.28% +9.37%

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
312 268 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.81% 94.04% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 223 201
Median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 25
Median hourly rate £17.43 £10.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.90% -31.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.24 £75.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 86 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (70.93%) Spring
4 48 (55.81%) Maven
5 47 (54.65%) JavaScript
6 44 (51.16%) Scrum
7 40 (46.51%) SQL
8 39 (45.35%) JUnit
9 38 (44.19%) TDD
9 38 (44.19%) AngularJS
10 36 (41.86%) RESTful
11 35 (40.70%) Amazon AWS
11 35 (40.70%) Tomcat
12 32 (37.21%) Cucumber
13 31 (36.05%) Mockito
13 31 (36.05%) Elasticsearch
13 31 (36.05%) JSON
14 30 (34.88%) J2EE
15 29 (33.72%) Jenkins
16 28 (32.56%) Publishing
17 27 (31.40%) MongoDB
18 26 (30.23%) GitHub
19 25 (29.07%) Cloud Computing
20 24 (27.91%) JMS
21 23 (26.74%) HTML
21 23 (26.74%) Software Engineering
22 22 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
23 20 (23.26%) Kanban
23 20 (23.26%) Git (software)
23 20 (23.26%) Java EE

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 35 (40.70%) Tomcat
2 31 (36.05%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (18.60%) JBoss
4 15 (17.44%) WebSphere
5 14 (16.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (13.95%) nginx
7 11 (12.79%) Alfresco
7 11 (12.79%) WebSphere Process Server
8 10 (11.63%) Apache Solr
9 9 (10.47%) Apache
10 8 (9.30%) Jetty
11 7 (8.14%) WebLogic
12 2 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 35 (40.70%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (30.23%) GitHub
3 25 (29.07%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (8.14%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.49%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.33%) PaaS
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) SSH
1 5 (5.81%) SSL
2 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.40%) MongoDB
2 15 (17.44%) Couchbase
3 10 (11.63%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 48 (55.81%) Maven
2 39 (45.35%) JUnit
3 32 (37.21%) Cucumber
4 31 (36.05%) Mockito
5 29 (33.72%) Jenkins
6 20 (23.26%) Git (software)
7 15 (17.44%) Gradle
7 15 (17.44%) Spock
8 11 (12.79%) JIRA
9 10 (11.63%) Selenium
9 10 (11.63%) Subversion
10 4 (4.65%) Ant
10 4 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (3.49%) GitLab
11 3 (3.49%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (32.56%) Publishing
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (70.93%) Spring
2 38 (44.19%) AngularJS
3 36 (41.86%) RESTful
4 31 (36.05%) JSON
5 30 (34.88%) J2EE
6 24 (27.91%) JMS
7 23 (26.74%) HTML
8 20 (23.26%) Java EE
9 18 (20.93%) REST
10 16 (18.60%) XML
11 14 (16.28%) HTML5
11 14 (16.28%) Web Services
12 13 (15.12%) CSS
13 10 (11.63%) Lucene
14 8 (9.30%) .NET
14 8 (9.30%) Hibernate
14 8 (9.30%) JSF
14 8 (9.30%) Spring MVC
15 7 (8.14%) jQuery
16 6 (6.98%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.49%) Hedge funds
1 3 (3.49%) Informatics
2 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.16%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.16%) Scrum
3 38 (44.19%) TDD
4 23 (26.74%) Software Engineering
5 22 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (23.26%) Kanban
7 18 (20.93%) Migration
8 14 (16.28%) DevOps
9 13 (15.12%) Unit Testing
10 12 (13.95%) BPEL
10 12 (13.95%) BPMN
11 11 (12.79%) Pair Programming
12 10 (11.63%) BDD
12 10 (11.63%) Build Automation
13 9 (10.47%) Multithreading
14 8 (9.30%) MVC
14 8 (9.30%) Open Source
15 5 (5.81%) Code Coverage
15 5 (5.81%) Continuous Deployment
15 5 (5.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (54.65%) JavaScript
3 40 (46.51%) SQL
4 10 (11.63%) Python
4 10 (11.63%) Scala
5 8 (9.30%) Bash Shell
5 8 (9.30%) C++
5 8 (9.30%) Ruby
6 4 (4.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Ansible
1 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle
2 4 (4.65%) Talend
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