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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 28 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 44 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.00% 0.99% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 1.03% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 5 3
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£423 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £291 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £350 £364
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%
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
695 487 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.82% 96.44% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 262 277
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 34
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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 +5 29 £425 +13.33% 8
Kidlington - 1 £393 -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 57 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (71.93%) TDD
3 36 (63.16%) Spring
3 36 (63.16%) XML
4 32 (56.14%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (54.39%) BDD
5 31 (54.39%) Web Services
6 29 (50.88%) SQL
7 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
8 27 (47.37%) JBoss
9 26 (45.61%) Tomcat
9 26 (45.61%) jQuery
10 22 (38.60%) HTML
11 21 (36.84%) Oracle
11 21 (36.84%) JUnit
11 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (36.84%) Web Development
11 21 (36.84%) JSON
12 17 (29.82%) HTML5
13 16 (28.07%) Linux
13 16 (28.07%) Hibernate
14 14 (24.56%) JDBC
14 14 (24.56%) REST
14 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
14 14 (24.56%) RESTful
14 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
15 13 (22.81%) JIRA
15 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
15 13 (22.81%) CSS
15 13 (22.81%) WebLogic

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 27 (47.37%) JBoss
2 26 (45.61%) Tomcat
3 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
4 13 (22.81%) WebLogic
5 10 (17.54%) Confluence
6 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.75%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 32 (56.14%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (21.05%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (21.05%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) HTTP
2 8 (14.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) MySQL
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Triplestore
3 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.75%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) JUnit
2 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
3 13 (22.81%) JIRA
4 12 (21.05%) Jenkins
5 9 (15.79%) Mockito
6 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.26%) Maven
8 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 10 (17.54%) Publishing
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (63.16%) XML
1 36 (63.16%) Spring
2 31 (54.39%) Web Services
3 26 (45.61%) jQuery
4 22 (38.60%) HTML
5 21 (36.84%) JSON
6 17 (29.82%) HTML5
7 16 (28.07%) Hibernate
8 14 (24.56%) REST
8 14 (24.56%) RESTful
8 14 (24.56%) JDBC
9 13 (22.81%) CSS
9 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
10 12 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (21.05%) Spring MVC
10 12 (21.05%) Java EE
11 11 (19.30%) CSS3
12 9 (15.79%) XSLT
12 9 (15.79%) EJB
13 6 (10.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Grid Computing
1 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.51%) Semantic Web
1 2 (3.51%) Linked Data
2 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) UNIX
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) TDD
2 31 (54.39%) BDD
3 21 (36.84%) Web Development
3 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.05%) MVC
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
6 10 (17.54%) Computer Security
7 9 (15.79%) SDLC
7 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.77%) SOA
9 3 (5.26%) Scrum
10 2 (3.51%) UML
10 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) Analytics
10 2 (3.51%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.51%) Software Delivery
11 1 (1.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) SQL
3 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) SPARQL
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Puppet
1 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (14.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Oracle
2 10 (17.54%) Progress
3 1 (1.75%) IBM