The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £441 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Senior 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
259 336 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 93.84% 93.07% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 213 98
Average daily rate £400 £430 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.83 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.25 £17.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) JBoss
3 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) Mockito
4 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
4 4 (57.14%) Content Enrichment
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Java EE
6 2 (28.57%) RESTful

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Mockito
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Java EE
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (14.29%) Java EE 5
6 1 (14.29%) JDBC
6 1 (14.29%) JPA
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) BDD
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Content Enrichment
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Progress