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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 5 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 51 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.14% 14.04% 13.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.14% 27.03% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 34
Median daily rate £550 £510 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £418 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

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
175 148 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 55.38% 51.93% 34.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 135 85
Median daily rate £475 £444 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £550 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +183.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £55.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.77 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 91 (62.33%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (53.42%) Spring
3 54 (36.99%) SQL
4 53 (36.30%) JavaScript
4 53 (36.30%) Maven
5 51 (34.93%) TDD
6 50 (34.25%) Scrum
7 49 (33.56%) JUnit
8 48 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
9 43 (29.45%) Publishing
10 42 (28.77%) Cucumber
11 41 (28.08%) AngularJS
12 40 (27.40%) Jenkins
13 39 (26.71%) RESTful
13 39 (26.71%) Tomcat
14 34 (23.29%) JSON
15 32 (21.92%) Java EE
15 32 (21.92%) Mockito
16 31 (21.23%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (20.55%) HTML
17 30 (20.55%) JBoss
17 30 (20.55%) Migration
18 29 (19.86%) J2EE
18 29 (19.86%) MongoDB
18 29 (19.86%) Elasticsearch
19 28 (19.18%) Linux
20 27 (18.49%) WebSphere
20 27 (18.49%) GitHub
21 26 (17.81%) Software Engineering
21 26 (17.81%) Cloud Computing

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 39 (26.71%) Tomcat
2 30 (20.55%) JBoss
3 29 (19.86%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (18.49%) WebSphere
5 17 (11.64%) WebSphere Process Server
6 16 (10.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (9.59%) nginx
8 12 (8.22%) Alfresco
8 12 (8.22%) Apache
9 10 (6.85%) Apache Solr
10 9 (6.16%) WebLogic
11 8 (5.48%) Jetty
12 4 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.68%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (32.88%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (18.49%) GitHub
3 26 (17.81%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (11.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (7.53%) PaaS
6 8 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (3.42%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (2.74%) SaaS
10 3 (2.05%) Boomi
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.68%) Route 53
11 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) SSL
2 5 (3.42%) SSH
3 4 (2.74%) FTP
4 3 (2.05%) LAN
4 3 (2.05%) Network Security
4 3 (2.05%) WAN
5 2 (1.37%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.68%) Internet
6 1 (0.68%) Intranet
6 1 (0.68%) IPv4
6 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.86%) MongoDB
2 13 (8.90%) Couchbase
2 13 (8.90%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.53%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.37%) Big Data
7 2 (1.37%) MySQL
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 53 (36.30%) Maven
2 49 (33.56%) JUnit
3 42 (28.77%) Cucumber
4 40 (27.40%) Jenkins
5 32 (21.92%) Mockito
6 24 (16.44%) Git (software)
7 17 (11.64%) Gradle
7 17 (11.64%) Selenium
8 15 (10.27%) Subversion
9 14 (9.59%) JIRA
10 13 (8.90%) Spock
11 8 (5.48%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (2.74%) Ant
12 4 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (2.74%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (2.05%) FitNesse
13 3 (2.05%) GitLab
13 3 (2.05%) JBehave
14 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (29.45%) Publishing
2 12 (8.22%) Finance
3 4 (2.74%) Back Office
3 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 117 (80.14%) Developer
2 85 (58.22%) Java Developer
3 27 (18.49%) Java Engineer
4 26 (17.81%) Software Engineer
5 24 (16.44%) Java Software Engineer
6 23 (15.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 23 (15.75%) Java Software Developer
7 21 (14.38%) AWS Developer
8 19 (13.01%) Agile Developer
8 19 (13.01%) Agile Java Developer
9 15 (10.27%) AWS Engineer
10 13 (8.90%) AWS Software Engineer
10 13 (8.90%) Software Developer
11 10 (6.85%) ETL Developer
12 9 (6.16%) Architect
12 9 (6.16%) MongoDB Developer
13 8 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
13 8 (5.48%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
14 6 (4.11%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (53.42%) Spring
2 41 (28.08%) AngularJS
3 39 (26.71%) RESTful
4 34 (23.29%) JSON
5 32 (21.92%) Java EE
6 30 (20.55%) HTML
7 29 (19.86%) J2EE
8 22 (15.07%) JMS
9 21 (14.38%) Web Services
9 21 (14.38%) XML
10 20 (13.70%) REST
11 18 (12.33%) HTML5
12 14 (9.59%) CSS
13 12 (8.22%) .NET
14 11 (7.53%) Hibernate
14 11 (7.53%) Spring MVC
15 10 (6.85%) Lucene
16 9 (6.16%) JSF
16 9 (6.16%) Node.js
17 8 (5.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.05%) Hedge funds
2 3 (2.05%) Informatics
3 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.37%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.68%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.18%) Linux
2 5 (3.42%) Windows
3 4 (2.74%) Unix
4 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) CentOS
6 1 (0.68%) Debian
6 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (62.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (34.93%) TDD
3 50 (34.25%) Scrum
4 31 (21.23%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (20.55%) Migration
6 26 (17.81%) Software Engineering
7 22 (15.07%) BDD
7 22 (15.07%) BPEL
7 22 (15.07%) BPMN
8 20 (13.70%) DevOps
8 20 (13.70%) Kanban
8 20 (13.70%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.59%) Pair Programming
10 12 (8.22%) ETL
10 12 (8.22%) Web Development
11 11 (7.53%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (7.53%) MVC
11 11 (7.53%) Test Automation
12 10 (6.85%) Build Automation
13 9 (6.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.99%) SQL
2 53 (36.30%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.64%) C++
4 16 (10.96%) Python
5 15 (10.27%) Ruby
6 13 (8.90%) Scala
7 9 (6.16%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.79%) Perl
9 6 (4.11%) PHP
10 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.74%) XPath
11 3 (2.05%) C#
12 1 (0.68%) AWK
12 1 (0.68%) CFML
12 1 (0.68%) sed
12 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.37%) AWS Certification
1 2 (1.37%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.16%) Docker
2 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) iptables
3 1 (0.68%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Puppet
2 4 (2.74%) Ansible
2 4 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.68%) SELinux
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Oracle
2 8 (5.48%) Talend
3 6 (4.11%) Google
4 5 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.05%) Dell
5 3 (2.05%) VMware
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Zend
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