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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 64 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.56% 5.14% 6.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.19% 16.13% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 16 22
Average daily rate
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£450 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £280 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £431 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
276 155 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.90% 31.89% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 98 73
Average daily rate £425 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £446 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +78.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £23.43 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +10 33 £478 +29.49% 22
Bicester - 3 £375 -
Kidlington - 1 £410 -
Thame - 1 - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 41 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (35.65%) SQL
2 40 (34.78%) XML
3 34 (29.57%) Spring
4 32 (27.83%) TDD
5 31 (26.96%) Linux
5 31 (26.96%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (26.09%) Web Services
6 30 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 25 (21.74%) WebLogic
7 25 (21.74%) Oracle
8 22 (19.13%) HTML
8 22 (19.13%) Data Modelling
8 22 (19.13%) SOA
9 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 20 (17.39%) Java EE
10 19 (16.52%) JSON
10 19 (16.52%) REST
11 18 (15.65%) Scrum
11 18 (15.65%) Data Analysis
11 18 (15.65%) Business Analysis
11 18 (15.65%) PL/SQL
12 17 (14.78%) C#
12 17 (14.78%) JUnit
12 17 (14.78%) JBoss
12 17 (14.78%) Oracle Fusion
12 17 (14.78%) BDD
13 16 (13.91%) Oracle ADF
13 16 (13.91%) Tomcat
13 16 (13.91%) UML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 25 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 17 (14.78%) JBoss
3 16 (13.91%) Tomcat
4 15 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (13.04%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (6.09%) Apache
7 6 (5.22%) Node.js
8 4 (3.48%) CMS
8 4 (3.48%) Drupal
9 1 (0.87%) Jetty
9 1 (0.87%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.87%) IIS
9 1 (0.87%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.96%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.57%) Amazon SQS
2 11 (9.57%) Amazon S3
3 6 (5.22%) Boomi
4 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.74%) SaaS
6 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) HTTP
1 1 (0.87%) PPP
1 1 (0.87%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
1 8 (6.96%) Big Data
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.35%) MySQL
3 5 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.87%) HBase
5 1 (0.87%) Redis
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.87%) DataStage
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.87%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.87%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (14.78%) JUnit
2 9 (7.83%) Maven
2 9 (7.83%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.96%) Ant
4 5 (4.35%) Subversion
5 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.48%) Mockito
6 2 (1.74%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (1.74%) JIRA
6 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.87%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.87%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (13.04%) Publishing
2 10 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (0.87%) Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Electronics
3 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (50.43%) Developer
2 39 (33.91%) Java Developer
3 23 (20.00%) Analyst
4 19 (16.52%) Software Engineer
5 18 (15.65%) Data Analyst
6 17 (14.78%) Senior Developer
7 12 (10.43%) Architect
8 11 (9.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (6.96%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) Data Architect
11 6 (5.22%) Technical Leader
12 5 (4.35%) Data Modeller
12 5 (4.35%) Consultant
13 4 (3.48%) Business Analyst
13 4 (3.48%) Lead Developer
13 4 (3.48%) PHP Developer
13 4 (3.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 4 (3.48%) LAMP Developer
13 4 (3.48%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (34.78%) XML
2 34 (29.57%) Spring
3 30 (26.09%) Web Services
4 22 (19.13%) HTML
5 20 (17.39%) Java EE
6 19 (16.52%) JSON
6 19 (16.52%) REST
7 17 (14.78%) Oracle Fusion
8 16 (13.91%) Oracle ADF
9 15 (13.04%) XSLT
10 14 (12.17%) J2EE
11 13 (11.30%) Middleware
12 12 (10.43%) JSF
12 12 (10.43%) EJB
12 12 (10.43%) CSS
13 10 (8.70%) JSP
13 10 (8.70%) Hibernate
13 10 (8.70%) HTML5
14 9 (7.83%) Ajax
14 9 (7.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.96%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.48%) Informatics
4 4 (3.48%) User Experience
5 3 (2.61%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.74%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.74%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.74%) PKI
6 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Physics
7 1 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.96%) Linux
2 10 (8.70%) Windows
3 5 (4.35%) UNIX
4 4 (3.48%) Android
4 4 (3.48%) CentOS
5 3 (2.61%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.83%) TDD
3 30 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 22 (19.13%) Data Modelling
4 22 (19.13%) SOA
5 18 (15.65%) Scrum
5 18 (15.65%) Business Analysis
5 18 (15.65%) Data Analysis
6 17 (14.78%) BDD
7 16 (13.91%) UML
8 14 (12.17%) Project Management
9 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
10 11 (9.57%) Web Development
11 10 (8.70%) OO
12 9 (7.83%) ETL
12 9 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (7.83%) Data Management
13 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
14 6 (5.22%) Master Data Management
14 6 (5.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.65%) SQL
2 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 18 (15.65%) PL/SQL
4 17 (14.78%) C#
5 12 (10.43%) XPath
6 11 (9.57%) XQuery
7 9 (7.83%) PHP
8 8 (6.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 7 (6.09%) C++
10 6 (5.22%) Python
11 5 (4.35%) Scala
12 3 (2.61%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.74%) Groovy
13 2 (1.74%) C
14 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.87%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.87%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (11.30%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (6.96%) Puppet
3 4 (3.48%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) Oracle
2 7 (6.09%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (5.22%) Dell
4 5 (4.35%) Informatica
5 3 (2.61%) Twitter
6 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.87%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.87%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.87%) hybris
7 1 (0.87%) IBM
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