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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 13 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 54 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.77% 5.37% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.93% 5.58% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 24 22
Median daily rate £500 £439 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.96% -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £400 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £495 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +24.47%

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
605 520 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 98.21% 96.30% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 403 401
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 52
Median hourly rate £14.93 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.93% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +16 29 £493 +12.57% 14
Kidlington - 4 £438 -
Witney - 2 £225 - 1
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (69.16%) Spring
3 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (43.93%) TDD
5 46 (42.99%) Maven
6 45 (42.06%) SQL
6 45 (42.06%) Web Services
7 43 (40.19%) JUnit
8 39 (36.45%) JBoss
9 37 (34.58%) RESTful
10 35 (32.71%) Scrum
10 35 (32.71%) Java EE
11 34 (31.78%) REST
12 32 (29.91%) Mockito
12 32 (29.91%) Linux
12 32 (29.91%) JavaScript
13 31 (28.97%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (28.04%) XML
15 29 (27.10%) WebSphere
15 29 (27.10%) Cucumber
16 28 (26.17%) Publishing
17 27 (25.23%) Unit Testing
17 27 (25.23%) Amazon AWS
18 26 (24.30%) Jenkins
18 26 (24.30%) JSON
18 26 (24.30%) Tomcat
18 26 (24.30%) WebSphere Application Server
19 25 (23.36%) Oracle
19 25 (23.36%) SOAP
20 22 (20.56%) GitHub

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 39 (36.45%) JBoss
2 29 (27.10%) WebSphere
3 26 (24.30%) Tomcat
3 26 (24.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (15.89%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (14.02%) WebSphere Process Server
6 12 (11.21%) nginx
7 10 (9.35%) Alfresco
8 9 (8.41%) WebLogic
9 7 (6.54%) Apache
9 7 (6.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (5.61%) Apache Solr
11 5 (4.67%) Jetty
12 2 (1.87%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.23%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (20.56%) GitHub
3 11 (10.28%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (7.48%) Amazon S3
4 8 (7.48%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (7.48%) Google App Engine
4 8 (7.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (6.54%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) SSL
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) Oracle Database
2 9 (8.41%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.48%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.87%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (1.87%) Big Data
6 2 (1.87%) Bigtable
6 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.87%) HBase
6 2 (1.87%) Redis
7 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.93%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (42.99%) Maven
2 43 (40.19%) JUnit
3 32 (29.91%) Mockito
4 29 (27.10%) Cucumber
5 26 (24.30%) Jenkins
6 15 (14.02%) Git (software)
7 13 (12.15%) JIRA
8 12 (11.21%) Selenium
9 10 (9.35%) Ant
9 10 (9.35%) Gradle
10 8 (7.48%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (5.61%) Subversion
12 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (1.87%) JProfiler
13 2 (1.87%) VisualVM
13 2 (1.87%) YourKit
14 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.93%) GitLab
14 1 (0.93%) Spock
General
1 28 (26.17%) Publishing
2 5 (4.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (69.16%) Spring
2 45 (42.06%) Web Services
3 37 (34.58%) RESTful
4 35 (32.71%) Java EE
5 34 (31.78%) REST
6 30 (28.04%) XML
7 26 (24.30%) JSON
8 25 (23.36%) SOAP
9 21 (19.63%) AngularJS
10 20 (18.69%) HTML
10 20 (18.69%) JMS
11 19 (17.76%) Hibernate
11 19 (17.76%) J2EE
12 16 (14.95%) Spring MVC
13 15 (14.02%) HTML5
13 15 (14.02%) JSF
14 14 (13.08%) EJB
15 12 (11.21%) Apache Camel
15 12 (11.21%) Grails
15 12 (11.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
2 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
2 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (0.93%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.91%) Linux
2 4 (3.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (43.93%) TDD
3 35 (32.71%) Scrum
4 31 (28.97%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (25.23%) Unit Testing
6 22 (20.56%) DevOps
7 21 (19.63%) Software Engineering
8 20 (18.69%) BPEL
8 20 (18.69%) BPMN
8 20 (18.69%) Pair Programming
9 19 (17.76%) Migration
10 16 (14.95%) MVC
11 14 (13.08%) BDD
12 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.41%) ETL
14 8 (7.48%) Web Development
15 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management
15 7 (6.54%) Content Enrichment
15 7 (6.54%) SOA
16 6 (5.61%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (42.06%) SQL
3 32 (29.91%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.41%) Python
4 9 (8.41%) XPath
5 8 (7.48%) C++
6 7 (6.54%) Scala
7 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.67%) Ruby
8 2 (1.87%) C#
8 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) Ansible
1 7 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Oracle
2 8 (7.48%) Google
2 8 (7.48%) Talend
3 2 (1.87%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
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