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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Contract jobs citing Java 51 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.41% 4.91% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.89% 16.43% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £454 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +22.79%
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
233 140 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.87% 29.91% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 81 65
Average daily rate £363 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £37.50 £14.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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 +13 39 £475 +5.55% 39
Abingdon - 1 £325 - 5
Banbury - - - - 4
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 2
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 71 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (37.59%) Oracle
3 46 (32.62%) XML
4 41 (29.08%) SQL
5 39 (27.66%) Spring
6 38 (26.95%) SOA
7 37 (26.24%) Software Engineering
7 37 (26.24%) Oracle Fusion
8 35 (24.82%) TDD
9 34 (24.11%) Oracle ADF
10 33 (23.40%) Linux
11 31 (21.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 29 (20.57%) Publishing
13 28 (19.86%) HTML
13 28 (19.86%) Java EE
14 27 (19.15%) WebLogic
14 27 (19.15%) Middleware
15 26 (18.44%) Tomcat
16 25 (17.73%) Web Services
16 25 (17.73%) Scrum
17 24 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (16.31%) Apache
19 22 (15.60%) Data Modelling
19 22 (15.60%) EJB
19 22 (15.60%) CSS
19 22 (15.60%) JSON
20 21 (14.89%) Oracle Identity Management
20 21 (14.89%) HTML5
21 20 (14.18%) Oracle BPM
21 20 (14.18%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 31 (21.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 27 (19.15%) WebLogic
3 26 (18.44%) Tomcat
4 23 (16.31%) Apache
5 12 (8.51%) Alfresco
6 11 (7.80%) CMS
7 10 (7.09%) JBoss
8 9 (6.38%) Node.js
9 8 (5.67%) WebSphere
10 6 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (3.55%) Apache Pig
12 4 (2.84%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (14.18%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.93%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.26%) Amazon S3
3 6 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (3.55%) SaaS
4 5 (3.55%) Force.com
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) PPP
1 1 (0.71%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.77%) Big Data
2 16 (11.35%) NoSQL
2 16 (11.35%) Hadoop
3 13 (9.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (9.22%) Oracle Database
4 12 (8.51%) MySQL
5 9 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.26%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.13%) RavenDB
10 3 (2.13%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.42%) Star Schema
11 2 (1.42%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.71%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (14.18%) Maven
2 14 (9.93%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.51%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.96%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.96%) JIRA
4 7 (4.96%) Ant
4 7 (4.96%) JUnit
5 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.42%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.71%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.71%) PyUnit
7 1 (0.71%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 29 (20.57%) Publishing
2 9 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 86 (60.99%) Developer
2 61 (43.26%) Java Developer
3 23 (16.31%) Analyst
4 19 (13.48%) Software Engineer
5 17 (12.06%) Lead Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Architect
6 16 (11.35%) Data Analyst
7 13 (9.22%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.80%) Data Architect
8 11 (7.80%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) Lead Software Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Consultant
12 6 (4.26%) Business Analyst
12 6 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
13 5 (3.55%) Data Modeller
13 5 (3.55%) Big Data Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Big Data Architect
13 5 (3.55%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (32.62%) XML
2 39 (27.66%) Spring
3 37 (26.24%) Oracle Fusion
4 34 (24.11%) Oracle ADF
5 28 (19.86%) HTML
5 28 (19.86%) Java EE
6 27 (19.15%) Middleware
7 25 (17.73%) Web Services
8 22 (15.60%) EJB
8 22 (15.60%) CSS
8 22 (15.60%) JSON
9 21 (14.89%) HTML5
10 20 (14.18%) Hibernate
11 18 (12.77%) XSLT
12 16 (11.35%) SOAP
13 15 (10.64%) CSS3
14 14 (9.93%) J2EE
14 14 (9.93%) RESTful
15 12 (8.51%) JSF
15 12 (8.51%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.22%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (9.22%) Digital Media
2 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.96%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.84%) Grid Computing
4 4 (2.84%) Informatics
5 3 (2.13%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.42%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.42%) PKI
6 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Physics
7 1 (0.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.40%) Linux
2 8 (5.67%) Windows
3 7 (4.96%) UNIX
4 4 (2.84%) Android
5 3 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.95%) SOA
3 37 (26.24%) Software Engineering
4 35 (24.82%) TDD
5 25 (17.73%) Scrum
6 24 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (15.60%) Data Modelling
8 17 (12.06%) Data Analysis
9 16 (11.35%) Business Analysis
10 14 (9.93%) UML
10 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
11 13 (9.22%) OO
11 13 (9.22%) Project Management
11 13 (9.22%) Process Management
11 13 (9.22%) Workflow
11 13 (9.22%) BDD
12 12 (8.51%) Analytics
13 11 (7.80%) Web Development
14 10 (7.09%) Data Management
15 8 (5.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.08%) SQL
2 18 (12.77%) XQuery
2 18 (12.77%) XPath
3 17 (12.06%) C#
4 16 (11.35%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.35%) PL/SQL
5 10 (7.09%) Scala
6 8 (5.67%) C++
7 7 (4.96%) Python
7 7 (4.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (4.26%) PHP
9 5 (3.55%) Apex Code
9 5 (3.55%) Perl
10 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.42%) C
10 2 (1.42%) Groovy
11 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (11.35%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Docker
1 2 (1.42%) HDFS
2 1 (0.71%) Firmware
2 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (14.89%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (4.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.42%) Ansible
4 1 (0.71%) Puppet
4 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (37.59%) Oracle
2 8 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.55%) Twitter
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.42%) Informatica
5 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.71%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.71%) Tableau
5 1 (0.71%) SAP
5 1 (0.71%) Cognos
5 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
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