The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 193 50 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.81% 7.32% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.37% 17.24% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 42 41
Median daily rate £475 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
399 290 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.49% 42.46% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 237 149
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £55.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +15 122 £471 -9.51% 25
Kidlington - 14 £475 - 1
Abingdon - 1 - - 2
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 161 (48.49%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (41.57%) Amazon AWS
3 133 (40.06%) Spring
4 115 (34.64%) JavaScript
5 113 (34.04%) AngularJS
6 112 (33.73%) JUnit
7 107 (32.23%) SQL
8 102 (30.72%) JSON
9 100 (30.12%) Tomcat
10 91 (27.41%) RESTful
11 90 (27.11%) Web Services
12 89 (26.81%) MongoDB
13 87 (26.20%) Maven
14 78 (23.49%) Cucumber
15 77 (23.19%) HTML
16 76 (22.89%) Scrum
17 68 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
18 67 (20.18%) TDD
19 66 (19.88%) Migration
20 64 (19.28%) WebLogic
21 63 (18.98%) Kanban
22 62 (18.67%) Linux
23 61 (18.37%) Jenkins
24 59 (17.77%) J2EE
25 58 (17.47%) XML
25 58 (17.47%) HTML5
26 57 (17.17%) REST
27 55 (16.57%) Publishing
27 55 (16.57%) Cloud Computing
28 54 (16.27%) Continuous Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (30.12%) Tomcat
2 64 (19.28%) WebLogic
3 53 (15.96%) Elasticsearch
4 44 (13.25%) JBoss
5 31 (9.34%) WebSphere
6 21 (6.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 18 (5.42%) Apache
8 16 (4.82%) Confluence
9 15 (4.52%) Apache Solr
9 15 (4.52%) Oracle Service Bus
10 12 (3.61%) nginx
11 10 (3.01%) Jetty
12 8 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.60%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.60%) WildFly
14 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
14 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 138 (41.57%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (16.57%) Cloud Computing
4 41 (12.35%) GitHub
5 34 (10.24%) PaaS
6 22 (6.63%) Amazon S3
7 21 (6.33%) Amazon SQS
8 19 (5.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (3.31%) Boomi
10 4 (1.20%) SaaS
11 2 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.60%) IaaS
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.30%) Office 365
12 1 (0.30%) Route 53
12 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.01%) FTP
2 7 (2.11%) SSL
3 6 (1.81%) SSH
4 5 (1.51%) LAN
4 5 (1.51%) WAN
5 3 (0.90%) Network Security
6 2 (0.60%) DNS
6 2 (0.60%) Internet
7 1 (0.30%) Intranet
7 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (26.81%) MongoDB
2 37 (11.14%) Couchbase
3 22 (6.63%) NoSQL
4 20 (6.02%) Oracle Database
5 19 (5.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.92%) SQL Server
8 12 (3.61%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (3.01%) KDB
11 8 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (2.11%) MySQL
12 7 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.81%) Big Data
14 2 (0.60%) Apache Accumulo
14 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.60%) BigTable
14 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.60%) HBase
14 2 (0.60%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 112 (33.73%) JUnit
2 87 (26.20%) Maven
3 78 (23.49%) Cucumber
4 61 (18.37%) Jenkins
5 54 (16.27%) Mockito
6 38 (11.45%) Spock
7 35 (10.54%) JIRA
8 27 (8.13%) Talend Open Studio
9 24 (7.23%) Git (software)
9 24 (7.23%) Gradle
10 15 (4.52%) SoapUI
11 14 (4.22%) Selenium
12 12 (3.61%) Subversion
13 11 (3.31%) TeamCity
14 9 (2.71%) Hamcrest
15 7 (2.11%) IntelliJ
16 6 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.81%) GitLab
17 2 (0.60%) WebDriver
18 1 (0.30%) Xcode
General
1 55 (16.57%) Publishing
2 53 (15.96%) Finance
3 11 (3.31%) Front Office
4 7 (2.11%) Back Office
4 7 (2.11%) Retail
5 6 (1.81%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 249 (75.00%) Developer
2 178 (53.61%) Java Developer
3 49 (14.76%) AWS Developer
4 29 (8.73%) Agile Developer
4 29 (8.73%) Agile Java Developer
4 29 (8.73%) Software Engineer
5 27 (8.13%) Java Engineer
5 27 (8.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 25 (7.53%) ETL Developer
7 23 (6.93%) Analyst
7 23 (6.93%) Architect
8 21 (6.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 21 (6.33%) Java Software Developer
9 20 (6.02%) Test Analyst
10 18 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 17 (5.12%) AWS Engineer
11 17 (5.12%) AWS Software Engineer
12 16 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (4.52%) C++ Developer
13 15 (4.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (40.06%) Spring
2 113 (34.04%) AngularJS
3 102 (30.72%) JSON
4 91 (27.41%) RESTful
5 90 (27.11%) Web Services
6 77 (23.19%) HTML
7 59 (17.77%) J2EE
8 58 (17.47%) HTML5
8 58 (17.47%) XML
9 57 (17.17%) REST
10 49 (14.76%) JMS
11 31 (9.34%) SOAP
12 24 (7.23%) EJB
13 20 (6.02%) .NET
14 19 (5.72%) CSS
15 17 (5.12%) jQuery
15 17 (5.12%) XSLT
16 16 (4.82%) JPA
17 14 (4.22%) Hibernate
17 14 (4.22%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.42%) Computer Science
2 13 (3.92%) Hedge funds
3 12 (3.61%) Data Integration
4 11 (3.31%) Visualisation
5 10 (3.01%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.01%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.01%) Statistics
6 4 (1.20%) User Experience
6 4 (1.20%) W3C
7 3 (0.90%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.90%) Semantic Web
7 3 (0.90%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (18.67%) Linux
2 12 (3.61%) Windows
3 9 (2.71%) Unix
4 6 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.60%) Android
7 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) CentOS
7 1 (0.30%) Debian
7 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (48.49%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (22.89%) Scrum
3 67 (20.18%) TDD
4 66 (19.88%) Migration
5 63 (18.98%) Kanban
6 54 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (13.55%) Web Development
8 41 (12.35%) Software Engineering
9 38 (11.45%) ETL
10 37 (11.14%) BDD
11 28 (8.43%) OO
12 24 (7.23%) OWASP
12 24 (7.23%) Process Improvement
12 24 (7.23%) SOA
13 22 (6.63%) Content Enrichment
13 22 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (6.63%) Open Source
14 21 (6.33%) Data Migration
15 19 (5.72%) Performance Testing
15 19 (5.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (34.64%) JavaScript
2 107 (32.23%) SQL
3 47 (14.16%) C++
4 44 (13.25%) Python
5 32 (9.64%) Scala
6 23 (6.93%) C#
7 18 (5.42%) T-SQL
8 16 (4.82%) PHP
9 14 (4.22%) Ruby
10 12 (3.61%) Perl
11 11 (3.31%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.01%) C
13 9 (2.71%) Groovy
14 2 (0.60%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.60%) VB
15 1 (0.30%) AWK
15 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.30%) sed
15 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (6.02%) Degree
2 4 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.60%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.53%) QA
System Software
1 24 (7.23%) Docker
2 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.60%) Postfix
5 1 (0.30%) iptables
5 1 (0.30%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (1.51%) Puppet
2 3 (0.90%) Ansible
2 3 (0.90%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.60%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.30%) Packer
4 1 (0.30%) SELinux
4 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (14.76%) Oracle
2 27 (8.13%) Talend
3 19 (5.72%) Google
4 13 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (3.31%) Dell
6 9 (2.71%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.81%) Informatica
7 6 (1.81%) VMware
8 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.60%) ForgeRock
9 2 (0.60%) Pega
9 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.30%) New Relic
10 1 (0.30%) Tableau
10 1 (0.30%) Zend
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