The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 54 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.22% 0.59% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.61% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
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£400 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £38.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.77% -0.64%
Java Developer
South East

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
688 488 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.10% 96.25% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 275 227
Average daily rate £395 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £168 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 42 49
Average hourly rate £18.25 £16.00 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.09 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 7 £388 - 7
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (51.06%) TDD
4 21 (44.68%) XML
5 20 (42.55%) Oracle
5 20 (42.55%) SOA
5 20 (42.55%) Spring
6 19 (40.43%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (38.30%) Web Services
7 18 (38.30%) WebLogic
8 17 (36.17%) Oracle ADF
8 17 (36.17%) Oracle Fusion
9 16 (34.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
9 16 (34.04%) Tomcat
10 15 (31.91%) Publishing
11 13 (27.66%) Linux
12 12 (25.53%) JBoss
13 11 (23.40%) EJB
13 11 (23.40%) JSON
14 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
14 10 (21.28%) HTML
14 10 (21.28%) Middleware
14 10 (21.28%) HTML5
14 10 (21.28%) REST
15 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
16 8 (17.02%) XPath
16 8 (17.02%) XQuery
16 8 (17.02%) XSLT
16 8 (17.02%) JUnit

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (38.30%) WebLogic
2 16 (34.04%) Tomcat
2 16 (34.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (25.53%) JBoss
4 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
5 6 (12.77%) Apache
5 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (6.38%) CMS
6 3 (6.38%) Alfresco
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.38%) Big Data
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) JUnit
2 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Maven
4 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 15 (31.91%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) XML
2 20 (42.55%) Spring
3 18 (38.30%) Web Services
4 17 (36.17%) Oracle ADF
4 17 (36.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (23.40%) JSON
5 11 (23.40%) EJB
6 10 (21.28%) HTML
6 10 (21.28%) Middleware
6 10 (21.28%) HTML5
6 10 (21.28%) REST
7 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
8 8 (17.02%) XSLT
9 5 (10.64%) SOAP
9 5 (10.64%) RESTful
9 5 (10.64%) Java EE
10 4 (8.51%) CSS3
10 4 (8.51%) CSS
10 4 (8.51%) JSF
11 3 (6.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Digital Media
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.26%) PKI
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (4.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) TDD
3 20 (42.55%) SOA
4 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.89%) BDD
6 6 (12.77%) Web Development
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.51%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) Process Management
8 3 (6.38%) Workflow
8 3 (6.38%) Analytics
9 2 (4.26%) User Stories
9 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Software Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.26%) UML
9 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (17.02%) XQuery
2 8 (17.02%) XPath
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Groovy
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle
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