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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 24 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 47 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.21% 1.62% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.64% 1.72% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 5 5
Average daily rate
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£480 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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
708 407 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.53% 94.21% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 217 201
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 32
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.32 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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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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 +5 31 £510 +27.50% 9
Abingdon - 2 £425 - 2
Banbury - - - - 2
Bicester - - - - 1
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (80.36%) Oracle
4 31 (55.36%) Spring
5 28 (50.00%) XML
6 25 (44.64%) HTML
6 25 (44.64%) TDD
7 22 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (35.71%) Publishing
9 19 (33.93%) SOA
9 19 (33.93%) Oracle Fusion
10 18 (32.14%) Middleware
10 18 (32.14%) J2EE
10 18 (32.14%) Software Engineering
11 17 (30.36%) XSLT
12 16 (28.57%) Web Services
12 16 (28.57%) Oracle ADF
13 15 (26.79%) Apache
14 14 (25.00%) CSS
14 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
14 14 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 13 (23.21%) SOAP
15 13 (23.21%) SQL
15 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
16 12 (21.43%) MySQL
16 12 (21.43%) EJB
16 12 (21.43%) MVC
16 12 (21.43%) Spring MVC
16 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 15 (26.79%) Apache
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
4 11 (19.64%) WebLogic
4 11 (19.64%) Alfresco
5 10 (17.86%) CMS
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) MySQL
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Maven
1 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.93%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (35.71%) Publishing
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) Spring
2 28 (50.00%) XML
3 25 (44.64%) HTML
4 19 (33.93%) Oracle Fusion
5 18 (32.14%) J2EE
5 18 (32.14%) Middleware
6 17 (30.36%) XSLT
7 16 (28.57%) Web Services
7 16 (28.57%) Oracle ADF
8 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 14 (25.00%) CSS
9 13 (23.21%) SOAP
10 12 (21.43%) EJB
10 12 (21.43%) Spring MVC
11 11 (19.64%) JSON
11 11 (19.64%) RESTful
11 11 (19.64%) HTML5
11 11 (19.64%) CSS3
12 10 (17.86%) EJB 3.0
13 8 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) TDD
3 22 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (33.93%) SOA
5 18 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 12 (21.43%) MVC
7 11 (19.64%) Workflow
8 10 (17.86%) Process Management
8 10 (17.86%) BDD
9 7 (12.50%) User Stories
10 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
10 6 (10.71%) Scrum
11 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.36%) OOD
13 2 (3.57%) OO
13 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (3.57%) Extreme Programming
13 2 (3.57%) Web Analytics
13 2 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (23.21%) SQL
3 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) XQuery
3 6 (10.71%) XPath
4 2 (3.57%) Groovy
4 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 45 (80.36%) Oracle
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