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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 72 37 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.17% 12.80% 15.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 27.41% 46.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 31 51
Median daily rate £488 £520 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
198 135 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 55.46% 46.71% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 109 110
Median daily rate £466 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Median hourly rate £20.65 £55.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.46% +139.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £46.00 £19.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.45 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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.

1 123 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (42.86%) Spring
3 82 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (39.05%) JavaScript
4 75 (35.71%) Maven
5 73 (34.76%) AngularJS
6 71 (33.81%) SQL
7 70 (33.33%) JUnit
8 66 (31.43%) Scrum
9 61 (29.05%) JSON
10 60 (28.57%) TDD
11 57 (27.14%) Tomcat
12 54 (25.71%) Cucumber
13 53 (25.24%) Jenkins
14 48 (22.86%) MongoDB
14 48 (22.86%) Publishing
14 48 (22.86%) RESTful
15 47 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (20.95%) HTML
17 43 (20.48%) Migration
17 43 (20.48%) Cloud Computing
18 42 (20.00%) J2EE
19 40 (19.05%) Kanban
19 40 (19.05%) Mockito
20 39 (18.57%) Elasticsearch
21 36 (17.14%) Linux
22 35 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
23 34 (16.19%) XML
23 34 (16.19%) JMS
24 33 (15.71%) Web Services

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 57 (27.14%) Tomcat
2 39 (18.57%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (12.38%) JBoss
3 26 (12.38%) WebLogic
4 25 (11.90%) WebSphere
5 15 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (6.67%) nginx
7 12 (5.71%) Apache
7 12 (5.71%) WebSphere Process Server
8 10 (4.76%) Apache Solr
9 9 (4.29%) Alfresco
9 9 (4.29%) Confluence
10 8 (3.81%) Jetty
11 4 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.48%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 82 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (20.48%) Cloud Computing
3 35 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (15.71%) GitHub
5 30 (14.29%) PaaS
6 16 (7.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (3.33%) Amazon S3
9 6 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.90%) SaaS
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.48%) Boomi
11 1 (0.48%) IaaS
11 1 (0.48%) Route 53
11 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.33%) SSL
2 6 (2.86%) SSH
3 3 (1.43%) LAN
3 3 (1.43%) Network Security
3 3 (1.43%) WAN
4 2 (0.95%) DNS
5 1 (0.48%) Firewall
5 1 (0.48%) FTP
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) Intranet
5 1 (0.48%) IPv4
5 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.86%) MongoDB
2 22 (10.48%) Couchbase
3 16 (7.62%) Oracle Database
4 12 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.38%) KDB
7 5 (2.38%) MySQL
7 5 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.90%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.43%) Big Data
9 3 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (35.71%) Maven
2 70 (33.33%) JUnit
3 54 (25.71%) Cucumber
4 53 (25.24%) Jenkins
5 40 (19.05%) Mockito
6 28 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 25 (11.90%) JIRA
8 23 (10.95%) Spock
9 21 (10.00%) Gradle
10 18 (8.57%) Selenium
11 15 (7.14%) Subversion
12 14 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
13 11 (5.24%) TeamCity
14 8 (3.81%) SoapUI
15 6 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (1.90%) Ant
16 4 (1.90%) GitLab
16 4 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
17 3 (1.43%) FitNesse
17 3 (1.43%) JBehave
General
1 48 (22.86%) Publishing
2 21 (10.00%) Finance
3 6 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 6 (2.86%) Front Office
4 5 (2.38%) Retail
5 4 (1.90%) Back Office
5 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 161 (76.67%) Developer
2 116 (55.24%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 23 (10.95%) Java Engineer
4 23 (10.95%) Software Engineer
5 22 (10.48%) Agile Developer
5 22 (10.48%) Agile Java Developer
6 21 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (9.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 19 (9.05%) Java Software Developer
8 15 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
8 15 (7.14%) C++ Developer
9 14 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 13 (6.19%) Analyst
10 13 (6.19%) AWS Software Engineer
10 13 (6.19%) ETL Developer
11 11 (5.24%) Test Analyst
12 10 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (42.86%) Spring
2 73 (34.76%) AngularJS
3 61 (29.05%) JSON
4 48 (22.86%) RESTful
5 44 (20.95%) HTML
6 42 (20.00%) J2EE
7 34 (16.19%) JMS
7 34 (16.19%) XML
8 33 (15.71%) Web Services
9 32 (15.24%) HTML5
10 30 (14.29%) REST
11 23 (10.95%) Java EE
12 15 (7.14%) XSLT
13 13 (6.19%) CSS
13 13 (6.19%) Spring MVC
14 12 (5.71%) .NET
15 11 (5.24%) Hibernate
16 10 (4.76%) Lucene
16 10 (4.76%) SOAP
17 9 (4.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.81%) Hedge funds
3 7 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.38%) Statistics
4 5 (2.38%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.43%) Informatics
6 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.48%) User Experience
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.14%) Linux
2 6 (2.86%) Windows
3 3 (1.43%) Unix
3 3 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Android
5 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) CentOS
5 1 (0.48%) Debian
5 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (31.43%) Scrum
3 60 (28.57%) TDD
4 47 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (20.48%) Migration
6 40 (19.05%) Kanban
7 30 (14.29%) BDD
8 28 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 26 (12.38%) Web Development
10 24 (11.43%) Unit Testing
11 20 (9.52%) Test Automation
12 18 (8.57%) DevOps
13 17 (8.10%) OO
14 15 (7.14%) Open Source
14 15 (7.14%) Process Improvement
15 14 (6.67%) BPEL
15 14 (6.67%) BPMN
15 14 (6.67%) ETL
15 14 (6.67%) Microservices
16 13 (6.19%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 82 (39.05%) JavaScript
2 71 (33.81%) SQL
3 32 (15.24%) C++
4 29 (13.81%) Python
5 25 (11.90%) Scala
6 16 (7.62%) Ruby
7 9 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.81%) C#
8 8 (3.81%) Perl
9 6 (2.86%) PHP
10 5 (2.38%) C
11 4 (1.90%) XPath
12 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.48%) AWK
13 1 (0.48%) CFML
13 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.48%) sed
13 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (4.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.95%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (7.62%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) iptables
3 1 (0.48%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (2.86%) Puppet
2 4 (1.90%) Ansible
2 4 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.48%) SELinux
Vendors
1 30 (14.29%) Oracle
2 16 (7.62%) Google
3 14 (6.67%) Talend
4 4 (1.90%) VMware
5 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.48%) Dell
6 1 (0.48%) IBM
6 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.48%) Tableau
6 1 (0.48%) Zend
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