The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 2 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Java 132 48 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 39.40% 13.87% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.83% 28.92% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 40 8
Median daily rate £450 £466 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.48% +24.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £386 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £526 £503
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 £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
Java
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
217 166 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 64.78% 47.98% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 141 44
Median daily rate £390 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.58% +19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £311 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Oxford region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Oxford region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Java.

1 81 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (29.89%) SQL
3 52 (29.89%) AngularJS
4 50 (28.74%) JavaScript
5 48 (27.59%) Spring
6 41 (23.56%) JUnit
7 39 (22.41%) HTML
7 39 (22.41%) JSON
8 38 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (21.84%) Migration
9 37 (21.26%) Web Services
10 36 (20.69%) Tomcat
10 36 (20.69%) Finance
10 36 (20.69%) Maven
11 35 (20.11%) HTML5
12 34 (19.54%) ETL
13 32 (18.39%) Oracle
14 31 (17.82%) C++
14 31 (17.82%) Linux
15 30 (17.24%) RESTful
16 29 (16.67%) MongoDB
17 28 (16.09%) XML
17 28 (16.09%) WebLogic
18 27 (15.52%) Python
18 27 (15.52%) Scrum
18 27 (15.52%) TDD
19 26 (14.94%) Software Engineering
20 24 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
20 24 (13.79%) OO

Java
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 36 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 28 (16.09%) WebLogic
3 19 (10.92%) JBoss
4 12 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus
4 12 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 11 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (5.17%) Confluence
7 6 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.72%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.72%) SAS
9 2 (1.15%) IIS
9 2 (1.15%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.57%) Apache
10 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.57%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 57 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (12.64%) PaaS
4 20 (11.49%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (6.32%) GitHub
5 11 (6.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (5.75%) Boomi
7 6 (3.45%) Amazon S3
7 6 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.15%) Office 365
10 1 (0.57%) IaaS
10 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.02%) FTP
2 2 (1.15%) SSH
2 2 (1.15%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.57%) LAN
3 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 18 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.32%) KDB
5 11 (6.32%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.75%) Couchbase
7 9 (5.17%) Oracle Database
7 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.87%) Big Data
9 5 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.30%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.72%) HPCC
11 3 (1.72%) MySQL
12 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.15%) OLTP
12 2 (1.15%) Pentaho
13 1 (0.57%) QlikView
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (23.56%) JUnit
2 36 (20.69%) Maven
3 22 (12.64%) Jenkins
4 20 (11.49%) Cucumber
5 19 (10.92%) JIRA
5 19 (10.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 12 (6.90%) Mockito
7 11 (6.32%) Spock
8 9 (5.17%) Git (software)
9 8 (4.60%) SoapUI
9 8 (4.60%) TeamCity
10 6 (3.45%) Gradle
11 4 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.72%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.72%) Subversion
13 2 (1.15%) Selenium
14 1 (0.57%) Robotium
14 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.57%) Xcode
General
1 36 (20.69%) Finance
2 23 (13.22%) Publishing
3 12 (6.90%) Front Office
4 7 (4.02%) Retail
5 6 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.15%) Advertising
7 2 (1.15%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 123 (70.69%) Developer
2 68 (39.08%) Java Developer
3 26 (14.94%) ETL Developer
4 14 (8.05%) Architect
4 14 (8.05%) Software Engineer
5 13 (7.47%) Analyst
5 13 (7.47%) AWS Developer
5 13 (7.47%) C++ Developer
5 13 (7.47%) Java Engineer
5 13 (7.47%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 11 (6.32%) Data Migration Developer
7 11 (6.32%) Integration Developer
7 11 (6.32%) Quantitative Developer
7 11 (6.32%) Test Analyst
7 11 (6.32%) Web Developer
8 10 (5.75%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.02%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.89%) AngularJS
2 48 (27.59%) Spring
3 39 (22.41%) HTML
3 39 (22.41%) JSON
4 37 (21.26%) Web Services
5 35 (20.11%) HTML5
6 30 (17.24%) RESTful
7 28 (16.09%) XML
8 19 (10.92%) REST
9 16 (9.20%) J2EE
10 14 (8.05%) JMS
10 14 (8.05%) SOAP
11 11 (6.32%) Esper
11 11 (6.32%) NumPy
11 11 (6.32%) Pandas
11 11 (6.32%) Pyramid
11 11 (6.32%) SciPy
11 11 (6.32%) XHTML
12 10 (5.75%) XSLT
13 9 (5.17%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.47%) Algorithms
2 12 (6.90%) Data Integration
2 12 (6.90%) Statistics
3 11 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.32%) Hedge funds
3 11 (6.32%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.30%) W3C
5 3 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.72%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.15%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.15%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Physics
7 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.82%) Linux
2 8 (4.60%) Windows
3 3 (1.72%) Unix
3 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.15%) Android
4 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
2 38 (21.84%) Migration
3 34 (19.54%) ETL
4 27 (15.52%) Scrum
4 27 (15.52%) TDD
5 26 (14.94%) Software Engineering
6 24 (13.79%) OO
7 23 (13.22%) Kanban
8 21 (12.07%) Web Development
9 18 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (9.20%) BDD
11 15 (8.62%) Process Improvement
12 13 (7.47%) Data Migration
12 13 (7.47%) Open Source
12 13 (7.47%) Unit Testing
13 12 (6.90%) Data Acquisition
13 12 (6.90%) OOP
13 12 (6.90%) Project Management
13 12 (6.90%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (29.89%) SQL
2 50 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 31 (17.82%) C++
4 27 (15.52%) Python
5 18 (10.34%) C#
6 15 (8.62%) Scala
6 15 (8.62%) T-SQL
7 12 (6.90%) C
8 5 (2.87%) Perl
9 4 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.72%) R
11 2 (1.15%) PHP
11 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.57%) F#
12 1 (0.57%) Haskell
12 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.57%) Ruby
12 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.32%) Docker
2 2 (1.15%) GridGain
2 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Ansible
1 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.57%) Mesos
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (18.39%) Oracle
2 19 (10.92%) Talend
3 11 (6.32%) Google
4 10 (5.75%) Dell
5 8 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (4.02%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.45%) Informatica
8 3 (1.72%) VMware
9 2 (1.15%) ForgeRock
9 2 (1.15%) Pega
9 2 (1.15%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.15%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.15%) Tableau
10 1 (0.57%) New Relic
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