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 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
Rank 9 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 85 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.60% 3.76% 6.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.91% 12.50% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 17 18
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£425 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £281 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -4.00%
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
328 152 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.75% 30.10% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 97 67
Average daily rate £401 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.45% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £26.88 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.11% +13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £12.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £28.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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 7 July 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 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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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 +11 45 £425 +13.33% 22
Bicester - 3 £375 -
Kidlington - 2 £401 -
Thame - 1 - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 65 (47.10%) SQL
2 60 (43.48%) XML
3 51 (36.96%) TDD
3 51 (36.96%) Spring
4 50 (36.23%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (34.78%) Web Services
7 39 (28.26%) Oracle
8 38 (27.54%) JavaScript
8 38 (27.54%) BDD
9 37 (26.81%) HTML
10 34 (24.64%) Linux
11 33 (23.91%) JBoss
11 33 (23.91%) JSON
12 32 (23.19%) Tomcat
13 30 (21.74%) Java EE
14 27 (19.57%) jQuery
14 27 (19.57%) JUnit
14 27 (19.57%) WebLogic
15 26 (18.84%) Web Development
16 25 (18.12%) Software Engineering
17 24 (17.39%) HTML5
17 24 (17.39%) REST
18 22 (15.94%) CSS
18 22 (15.94%) Data Modelling
19 21 (15.22%) WebSphere
20 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (14.49%) SQL Server
21 19 (13.77%) Publishing
22 18 (13.04%) Data Analysis

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 33 (23.91%) JBoss
2 32 (23.19%) Tomcat
3 27 (19.57%) WebLogic
4 21 (15.22%) WebSphere
5 12 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (7.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (7.25%) Confluence
8 5 (3.62%) Apache
9 4 (2.90%) Drupal
9 4 (2.90%) CMS
10 3 (2.17%) Node.js
11 1 (0.72%) Jetty
11 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.72%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 50 (36.23%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.04%) Amazon SQS
2 18 (13.04%) Amazon S3
3 8 (5.80%) Boomi
4 4 (2.90%) SaaS
5 3 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) HTTP
2 8 (5.80%) Intranet
3 1 (0.72%) PPTP
3 1 (0.72%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.59%) MySQL
3 5 (3.62%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.62%) Big Data
3 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.45%) HBase
5 2 (1.45%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.72%) Redis
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.72%) DataStage
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (19.57%) JUnit
2 15 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.14%) JIRA
4 12 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 12 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 11 (7.97%) Maven
6 9 (6.52%) Mockito
7 8 (5.80%) Ant
8 5 (3.62%) Subversion
9 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.72%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (13.77%) Publishing
2 12 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (1.45%) Banking
3 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Electronics
4 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (55.07%) Developer
2 57 (41.30%) Java Developer
3 23 (16.67%) Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) Data Analyst
5 17 (12.32%) Senior Developer
5 17 (12.32%) Software Engineer
6 13 (9.42%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Architect
7 9 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Technical Leader
8 6 (4.35%) Consultant
9 5 (3.62%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.62%) Data Modeller
10 4 (2.90%) PHP Developer
10 4 (2.90%) Data Architect
10 4 (2.90%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.90%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.90%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (2.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (43.48%) XML
2 51 (36.96%) Spring
3 48 (34.78%) Web Services
4 37 (26.81%) HTML
5 33 (23.91%) JSON
6 30 (21.74%) Java EE
7 27 (19.57%) jQuery
8 24 (17.39%) HTML5
8 24 (17.39%) REST
9 22 (15.94%) CSS
10 18 (13.04%) XSLT
11 17 (12.32%) J2EE
12 16 (11.59%) Hibernate
13 15 (10.87%) EJB
13 15 (10.87%) AngularJS
14 14 (10.14%) RESTful
14 14 (10.14%) JDBC
15 13 (9.42%) Middleware
15 13 (9.42%) Oracle Fusion
15 13 (9.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.25%) Computer Science
1 10 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.80%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.90%) User Experience
3 4 (2.90%) Informatics
4 2 (1.45%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.45%) Semantic Web
4 2 (1.45%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.45%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.72%) PKI
5 1 (0.72%) CCTV
5 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.64%) Linux
2 9 (6.52%) Windows
3 4 (2.90%) Android
3 4 (2.90%) CentOS
4 3 (2.17%) UNIX
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) TDD
2 49 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (27.54%) BDD
4 26 (18.84%) Web Development
5 25 (18.12%) Software Engineering
6 22 (15.94%) Data Modelling
7 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 18 (13.04%) SOA
8 18 (13.04%) Data Analysis
9 16 (11.59%) UML
10 15 (10.87%) Scrum
11 14 (10.14%) MVC
11 14 (10.14%) Project Management
12 13 (9.42%) E-Commerce
13 12 (8.70%) ETL
14 11 (7.97%) Configuration Management
14 11 (7.97%) SDLC
15 10 (7.25%) Data Management
15 10 (7.25%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.10%) SQL
2 38 (27.54%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 14 (10.14%) C#
5 9 (6.52%) XPath
6 8 (5.80%) XQuery
6 8 (5.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 7 (5.07%) PHP
8 6 (4.35%) Python
9 4 (2.90%) C++
10 3 (2.17%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.45%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.45%) Groovy
11 2 (1.45%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.45%) Scala
12 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.72%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.72%) Ruby
12 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (7.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Firmware
1 1 (0.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (10.87%) Puppet
2 11 (7.97%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.25%) Oracle Identity Management
4 9 (6.52%) Ansible
5 8 (5.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.90%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.72%) Mesos
Vendors
1 39 (28.26%) Oracle
2 10 (7.25%) Progress
3 8 (5.80%) Dell
4 6 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.62%) Informatica
6 2 (1.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.72%) hybris
7 1 (0.72%) Twitter
7 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
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