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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 39 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 33 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.84% 5.26% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 5.62% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 4
Average daily rate £438 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £390 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £459
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 £43.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.71%
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
519 587 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.88% 93.62% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 364 191
Average daily rate £388 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 46 52
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.43 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £26.50 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 12 £438 -15.45% 10
Wallingford - 2 - -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (57.14%) Spring
4 22 (52.38%) TDD
5 16 (38.10%) HTML
6 14 (33.33%) Web Services
6 14 (33.33%) BDD
7 13 (30.95%) Scrum
7 13 (30.95%) MVC
8 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 12 (28.57%) Oracle
8 12 (28.57%) REST
9 11 (26.19%) JBoss
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
10 9 (21.43%) XML
10 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
10 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 8 (19.05%) SQL
11 8 (19.05%) JUnit
11 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
11 8 (19.05%) CSS
11 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
11 8 (19.05%) Java EE
11 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
11 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (19.05%) SDLC
12 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
12 7 (16.67%) Mockito
12 7 (16.67%) AngularJS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (26.19%) JBoss
2 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
4 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.76%) Alfresco
5 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.38%) CMS
6 1 (2.38%) Confluence
6 1 (2.38%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.76%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.38%) QlikView
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) JUnit
2 7 (16.67%) Mockito
3 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) Spring
2 16 (38.10%) HTML
3 14 (33.33%) Web Services
4 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 12 (28.57%) REST
5 9 (21.43%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) XML
6 8 (19.05%) CSS
6 8 (19.05%) Java EE
6 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
7 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 6 (14.29%) J2EE
8 6 (14.29%) JSON
9 4 (9.52%) jQuery
9 4 (9.52%) SOAP
10 3 (7.14%) JSP
10 3 (7.14%) RESTful
10 3 (7.14%) Servlets
10 3 (7.14%) Struts
10 3 (7.14%) Taglibs
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) BDD
4 13 (30.95%) MVC
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
5 8 (19.05%) SDLC
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) Content Enrichment
7 5 (11.90%) ETL
7 5 (11.90%) Kanban
8 4 (9.52%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) DevOps
9 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.76%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.76%) Migration
10 2 (4.76%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Scala
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Informatica
3 3 (7.14%) ATG
3 3 (7.14%) Talend
4 2 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (2.38%) Progress
5 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.38%) Tableau
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: £420 - £460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £475 - 490 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £460 per day 10 weeks contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago