The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills 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 EE over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 42 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Java EE 16 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.74% 2.17% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.36% 9.14% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 0
Average daily rate £468 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £40.00 £106.38
% change year-on-year
-13.12% -62.39%
Java EE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
171 175 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.33% 23.68% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 128 83
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -65.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the Oxfordshire region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Oxfordshire region.

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Java EE
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 EE within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 -2 4 £450 -10.00%
Java EE
South East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (89.47%) Spring
4 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (68.42%) TDD
4 13 (68.42%) RESTful
5 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
5 11 (57.89%) Subversion
5 11 (57.89%) Middleware
5 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
6 10 (52.63%) HTML
6 10 (52.63%) CSS
6 10 (52.63%) Windows
6 10 (52.63%) GWT
6 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
6 10 (52.63%) HTML5
7 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (47.37%) Linux
7 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
7 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
7 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
7 9 (47.37%) Smart GWT
8 8 (42.11%) IIS
8 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
8 8 (42.11%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (31.58%) Publishing
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle
10 4 (21.05%) SQL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (42.11%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Subversion
2 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
3 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 6 (31.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
1 18 (94.74%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) AWS Developer
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Middleware Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Web Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (15.79%) NoSQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Spring
2 13 (68.42%) RESTful
3 11 (57.89%) Middleware
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 10 (52.63%) GWT
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) HTML5
5 9 (47.37%) Smart GWT
6 3 (15.79%) Spring Boot
6 3 (15.79%) Spring Security
6 3 (15.79%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) JPA
7 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.26%) Java EE 5
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) OWASP
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) ForgeRock
3 1 (5.26%) Pega
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore