The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 29 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 32 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.65% 4.26% 7.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.80% 4.49% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 39
Median daily rate £538 £450 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.75 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-16.28% +4.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
552 490 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.53% 94.96% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 375 371
Median daily rate £438 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 43
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £32.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxfordshire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +6 19 £600 +33.33% 10
Kidlington - 2 £438 - 4
Witney - 1 £225 -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 137 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (73.72%) Spring
3 98 (71.53%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (51.82%) JUnit
5 68 (49.64%) JavaScript
6 66 (48.18%) Maven
7 61 (44.53%) Amazon AWS
8 60 (43.80%) SQL
9 59 (43.07%) AngularJS
10 58 (42.34%) Scrum
11 57 (41.61%) Tomcat
11 57 (41.61%) RESTful
12 55 (40.15%) JSON
12 55 (40.15%) TDD
12 55 (40.15%) Cucumber
13 52 (37.96%) J2EE
14 51 (37.23%) Mockito
15 47 (34.31%) Elasticsearch
16 43 (31.39%) Jenkins
17 42 (30.66%) JMS
18 41 (29.93%) Publishing
18 41 (29.93%) GitHub
19 40 (29.20%) MongoDB
19 40 (29.20%) Cloud Computing
20 36 (26.28%) XML
20 36 (26.28%) REST
21 34 (24.82%) HTML
22 33 (24.09%) Linux
23 32 (23.36%) JBoss
24 31 (22.63%) Web Services

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (41.61%) Tomcat
2 47 (34.31%) Elasticsearch
3 32 (23.36%) JBoss
4 29 (21.17%) WebSphere
5 25 (18.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 19 (13.87%) WebLogic
7 15 (10.95%) nginx
7 15 (10.95%) WebSphere Process Server
8 11 (8.03%) Alfresco
8 11 (8.03%) Apache
9 10 (7.30%) Apache Solr
10 8 (5.84%) Jetty
11 7 (5.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (1.46%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 61 (44.53%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (29.93%) GitHub
3 40 (29.20%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (21.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (9.49%) Amazon S3
5 13 (9.49%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) SSH
1 5 (3.65%) SSL
2 1 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (29.20%) MongoDB
2 25 (18.25%) Couchbase
3 15 (10.95%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.76%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.46%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (1.46%) Big Data
7 2 (1.46%) BigTable
7 2 (1.46%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.46%) HBase
8 1 (0.73%) Redis
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 71 (51.82%) JUnit
2 66 (48.18%) Maven
3 55 (40.15%) Cucumber
4 51 (37.23%) Mockito
5 43 (31.39%) Jenkins
6 26 (18.98%) Spock
7 23 (16.79%) Git (software)
8 18 (13.14%) JIRA
9 16 (11.68%) Gradle
10 10 (7.30%) Selenium
10 10 (7.30%) Subversion
11 9 (6.57%) Ant
12 7 (5.11%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (4.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (2.92%) GitLab
15 3 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
16 2 (1.46%) TeamCity
17 1 (0.73%) JProfiler
17 1 (0.73%) VisualVM
17 1 (0.73%) YourKit
General
1 41 (29.93%) Publishing
2 9 (6.57%) Finance
3 4 (2.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (73.72%) Spring
2 59 (43.07%) AngularJS
3 57 (41.61%) RESTful
4 55 (40.15%) JSON
5 52 (37.96%) J2EE
6 42 (30.66%) JMS
7 36 (26.28%) REST
7 36 (26.28%) XML
8 34 (24.82%) HTML
9 31 (22.63%) Web Services
10 28 (20.44%) Java EE
11 24 (17.52%) HTML5
12 15 (10.95%) JSF
12 15 (10.95%) Spring MVC
13 14 (10.22%) CSS
13 14 (10.22%) Hibernate
14 13 (9.49%) EJB
14 13 (9.49%) jQuery
15 12 (8.76%) Grails
16 11 (8.03%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.19%) Hedge funds
1 3 (2.19%) Informatics
2 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.73%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.09%) Linux
2 1 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (71.53%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (42.34%) Scrum
3 55 (40.15%) TDD
4 31 (22.63%) Kanban
5 28 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (19.71%) Software Engineering
7 24 (17.52%) Migration
8 21 (15.33%) BDD
9 20 (14.60%) Unit Testing
10 16 (11.68%) BPEL
10 16 (11.68%) BPMN
10 16 (11.68%) DevOps
10 16 (11.68%) Web Development
11 15 (10.95%) MVC
12 13 (9.49%) Multithreading
12 13 (9.49%) Pair Programming
13 11 (8.03%) Content Enrichment
14 10 (7.30%) Build Automation
15 8 (5.84%) ETL
15 8 (5.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (49.64%) JavaScript
3 60 (43.80%) SQL
4 12 (8.76%) Python
4 12 (8.76%) Scala
5 9 (6.57%) XPath
6 8 (5.84%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.84%) C++
6 8 (5.84%) Ruby
7 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.73%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Ansible
1 7 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (16.06%) Oracle
2 7 (5.11%) Talend
3 1 (0.73%) DevExpress
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago