The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 9 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing Java 49 60 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.61% 12.77% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.11% 31.58% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 11
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£425 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £570 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Java
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
212 190 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.26% 40.43% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 123 73
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Average hourly rate £30.63 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Java
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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 -5 28 £463 - 9
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Eynsham - - - -
Abingdon - - - - 1
Banbury - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Kidlington - - - - 3
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Java 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.

1 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Spring
2 36 (50.00%) Oracle
2 36 (50.00%) XML
3 34 (47.22%) J2EE
4 32 (44.44%) HTML
4 32 (44.44%) SQL
5 28 (38.89%) XSLT
6 24 (33.33%) TDD
7 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (27.78%) Ajax
8 20 (27.78%) Linux
9 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
9 19 (26.39%) MVC
10 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
10 17 (23.61%) SOA
10 17 (23.61%) BDD
11 16 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
11 16 (22.22%) Spring MVC
11 16 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
11 16 (22.22%) WebLogic
11 16 (22.22%) JSF
12 14 (19.44%) Oracle ADF
12 14 (19.44%) Scrum
12 14 (19.44%) JMS
12 14 (19.44%) Web Services
12 14 (19.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (18.06%) Middleware
13 13 (18.06%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.17%) CMS
3 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.78%) Site Server
4 2 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.78%) Escenic
5 1 (1.39%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.39%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.78%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.39%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.56%) Force.com
1 4 (5.56%) SaaS
2 2 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
1 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Modbus
2 1 (1.39%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) Big Data
4 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.78%) JasperReports
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Ant
1 12 (16.67%) Maven
2 7 (9.72%) Subversion
3 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.56%) NetBeans
5 3 (4.17%) JIRA
6 2 (2.78%) Selenium
6 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.78%) Log4j
6 2 (2.78%) JUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (8.33%) Publishing
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (61.11%) Developer
2 25 (34.72%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Programmer
9 3 (4.17%) Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.00%) XML
1 36 (50.00%) Spring
2 34 (47.22%) J2EE
3 32 (44.44%) HTML
4 28 (38.89%) XSLT
5 20 (27.78%) Ajax
6 16 (22.22%) JSF
6 16 (22.22%) Spring MVC
7 14 (19.44%) Oracle ADF
7 14 (19.44%) JMS
7 14 (19.44%) Web Services
8 13 (18.06%) CSS
8 13 (18.06%) Middleware
9 12 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 10 (13.89%) jQuery
11 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 7 (9.72%) .NET
13 5 (6.94%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (5.56%) Visualforce
14 4 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
3 2 (2.78%) Social Media
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.33%) TDD
3 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (26.39%) MVC
5 17 (23.61%) SOA
5 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
5 17 (23.61%) BDD
6 14 (19.44%) Scrum
7 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.11%) OOD
9 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.33%) UML
11 5 (6.94%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (6.94%) Integration Testing
12 4 (5.56%) OO
12 4 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
13 2 (2.78%) ETL
13 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (2.78%) Project Management
13 2 (2.78%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) SQL
2 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.67%) XQuery
3 12 (16.67%) XPath
3 12 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 8 (11.11%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) C++
6 4 (5.56%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) C
6 4 (5.56%) Apex Code
6 4 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.56%) Ruby
7 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.78%) Python
8 2 (2.78%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.78%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.17%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) Google
4 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.78%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.39%) SAP
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