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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 7 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 80 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.10% 5.91% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.41% 5.99% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 21 6
Median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £393 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.95 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +25.00%
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
357 367 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.62% 98.66% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 288 112
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 23
Median hourly rate £11.25 £15.86 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.06% -6.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 93 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (65.59%) JavaScript
3 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (56.99%) AngularJS
5 52 (55.91%) Spring
6 46 (49.46%) Amazon AWS
7 43 (46.24%) Tomcat
8 41 (44.09%) JSON
9 38 (40.86%) JUnit
10 37 (39.78%) SQL
11 35 (37.63%) Maven
12 33 (35.48%) RESTful
12 33 (35.48%) Scrum
13 32 (34.41%) J2EE
13 32 (34.41%) HTML
13 32 (34.41%) MongoDB
14 30 (32.26%) Cucumber
14 30 (32.26%) Cloud Computing
15 28 (30.11%) Elasticsearch
16 27 (29.03%) Kanban
16 27 (29.03%) JMS
17 26 (27.96%) HTML5
18 25 (26.88%) Mockito
18 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
19 24 (25.81%) TDD
20 22 (23.66%) Migration
20 22 (23.66%) Jenkins
20 22 (23.66%) Spock
21 21 (22.58%) Couchbase
21 21 (22.58%) 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 43 (46.24%) Tomcat
2 28 (30.11%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (15.05%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.60%) JBoss
5 7 (7.53%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
6 6 (6.45%) Apache Solr
7 5 (5.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (4.30%) Apache
9 3 (3.23%) Jetty
9 3 (3.23%) nginx
10 1 (1.08%) Alfresco
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 46 (49.46%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (32.26%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (22.58%) GitHub
5 6 (6.45%) PaaS
6 5 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (4.30%) Amazon S3
7 4 (4.30%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) SSH
1 5 (5.38%) SSL
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.41%) MongoDB
2 21 (22.58%) Couchbase
3 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.53%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.23%) MySQL
6 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.15%) Big Data
8 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.08%) HPCC
8 1 (1.08%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 38 (40.86%) JUnit
2 35 (37.63%) Maven
3 30 (32.26%) Cucumber
4 25 (26.88%) Mockito
5 22 (23.66%) Jenkins
5 22 (23.66%) Spock
6 14 (15.05%) Git (software)
7 11 (11.83%) Gradle
8 10 (10.75%) JIRA
9 6 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (6.45%) TeamCity
10 4 (4.30%) Selenium
10 4 (4.30%) Subversion
11 3 (3.23%) GitLab
12 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
12 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (16.13%) Publishing
2 10 (10.75%) Finance
3 6 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (56.99%) AngularJS
2 52 (55.91%) Spring
3 41 (44.09%) JSON
4 33 (35.48%) RESTful
5 32 (34.41%) HTML
5 32 (34.41%) J2EE
6 27 (29.03%) JMS
7 26 (27.96%) HTML5
8 16 (17.20%) REST
9 15 (16.13%) Web Services
10 14 (15.05%) XML
11 11 (11.83%) XHTML
12 9 (9.68%) CSS
13 6 (6.45%) XSLT
14 5 (5.38%) EJB
15 4 (4.30%) Hibernate
15 4 (4.30%) JAX-RS
15 4 (4.30%) JPA
15 4 (4.30%) Lucene
15 4 (4.30%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) Scrum
3 27 (29.03%) Kanban
4 24 (25.81%) TDD
5 22 (23.66%) Migration
6 15 (16.13%) BDD
7 13 (13.98%) Data Migration
7 13 (13.98%) Multithreading
8 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.83%) Business Analysis
9 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.83%) Web Development
10 7 (7.53%) ETL
10 7 (7.53%) Web Application Development
11 6 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.45%) Microservices
11 6 (6.45%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.38%) Open Source
13 4 (4.30%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (65.59%) JavaScript
3 37 (39.78%) SQL
4 14 (15.05%) Scala
5 11 (11.83%) C#
6 10 (10.75%) Python
7 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.30%) C++
8 3 (3.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.08%) R
9 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) GridGain
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle
2 1 (1.08%) New Relic
2 1 (1.08%) Talend