The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 43 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.84% 1.42% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.48% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £329 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% +88.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
456 472 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.60% 95.55% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 286 269
Average daily rate £350 £354 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 58
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Java Developer
South East

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 31 July 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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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 +2 4 £375 -6.25% 6
Eynsham - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (25.00%) EJB
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (25.00%) JBoss
5 2 (25.00%) Struts
5 2 (25.00%) RUP
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) Escenic
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Java RMI
5 2 (25.00%) Struts
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) JSF
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (25.00%) EJB
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) GWT
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (25.00%) RUP
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Google
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £375 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago