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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 2 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 223 63 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 35.34% 8.80% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.07% 20.13% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 53 19
Median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
384 313 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 60.86% 43.72% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 250 111
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +11 140 £450 -0.82% 17
Kidlington +6 13 £475 +21.01% 3
Abingdon - 3 £325 - 2
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 153 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (40.71%) Amazon AWS
3 119 (38.14%) Spring
4 107 (34.29%) AngularJS
5 106 (33.97%) JavaScript
6 103 (33.01%) SQL
7 102 (32.69%) JUnit
8 88 (28.21%) JSON
9 83 (26.60%) Tomcat
10 81 (25.96%) MongoDB
11 79 (25.32%) Maven
12 78 (25.00%) RESTful
13 75 (24.04%) Web Services
14 68 (21.79%) Scrum
14 68 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 68 (21.79%) Cucumber
15 64 (20.51%) HTML
16 62 (19.87%) Kanban
17 61 (19.55%) Jenkins
18 60 (19.23%) Migration
19 57 (18.27%) J2EE
20 55 (17.63%) WebLogic
21 54 (17.31%) Cloud Computing
22 53 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
22 53 (16.99%) Finance
22 53 (16.99%) Mockito
23 52 (16.67%) TDD
24 49 (15.71%) Publishing
25 48 (15.38%) Oracle
25 48 (15.38%) JMS

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 83 (26.60%) Tomcat
2 55 (17.63%) WebLogic
3 47 (15.06%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (10.90%) JBoss
5 22 (7.05%) WebSphere
6 16 (5.13%) Confluence
7 15 (4.81%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (3.53%) Apache Solr
10 8 (2.56%) Apache
10 8 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.28%) Jetty
12 3 (0.96%) nginx
13 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.64%) WildFly
14 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 127 (40.71%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (17.31%) Cloud Computing
4 41 (13.14%) GitHub
5 34 (10.90%) PaaS
6 19 (6.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (4.17%) Amazon S3
7 13 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
8 11 (3.53%) Boomi
9 7 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.28%) SaaS
11 2 (0.64%) IaaS
11 2 (0.64%) Office 365
12 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.21%) FTP
2 5 (1.60%) LAN
2 5 (1.60%) SSH
2 5 (1.60%) SSL
2 5 (1.60%) WAN
3 2 (0.64%) Network Security
4 1 (0.32%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (25.96%) MongoDB
2 37 (11.86%) Couchbase
3 20 (6.41%) Oracle Database
4 19 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 11 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (3.21%) KDB
9 8 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.28%) MySQL
12 3 (0.96%) Big Data
13 2 (0.64%) Apache Accumulo
13 2 (0.64%) BigTable
13 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.64%) HBase
13 2 (0.64%) OLTP
14 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 102 (32.69%) JUnit
2 79 (25.32%) Maven
3 68 (21.79%) Cucumber
4 61 (19.55%) Jenkins
5 53 (16.99%) Mockito
6 38 (12.18%) Spock
7 34 (10.90%) JIRA
8 27 (8.65%) Talend Open Studio
9 17 (5.45%) Git (software)
10 15 (4.81%) SoapUI
11 13 (4.17%) Gradle
12 11 (3.53%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.88%) Hamcrest
13 9 (2.88%) Selenium
14 7 (2.24%) IntelliJ
15 6 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.92%) Subversion
16 5 (1.60%) GitLab
17 2 (0.64%) WebDriver
18 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (16.99%) Finance
2 49 (15.71%) Publishing
3 11 (3.53%) Front Office
4 7 (2.24%) Back Office
5 6 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.92%) Retail
6 2 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 232 (74.36%) Developer
2 161 (51.60%) Java Developer
3 41 (13.14%) AWS Developer
4 25 (8.01%) ETL Developer
5 23 (7.37%) Agile Developer
5 23 (7.37%) Agile Java Developer
5 23 (7.37%) Analyst
5 23 (7.37%) Architect
5 23 (7.37%) Software Engineer
6 22 (7.05%) Java Engineer
7 21 (6.73%) Java Software Engineer
8 20 (6.41%) Test Analyst
9 18 (5.77%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 15 (4.81%) C++ Developer
11 15 (4.81%) Web Developer
12 13 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
12 13 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
12 13 (4.17%) SQL Developer
12 13 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (38.14%) Spring
2 107 (34.29%) AngularJS
3 88 (28.21%) JSON
4 78 (25.00%) RESTful
5 75 (24.04%) Web Services
6 64 (20.51%) HTML
7 57 (18.27%) J2EE
8 48 (15.38%) JMS
9 46 (14.74%) HTML5
9 46 (14.74%) REST
10 45 (14.42%) XML
11 31 (9.94%) SOAP
12 17 (5.45%) CSS
13 16 (5.13%) .NET
13 16 (5.13%) EJB
13 16 (5.13%) jQuery
14 14 (4.49%) JAX-RS
14 14 (4.49%) Spring Boot
15 13 (4.17%) Apache Camel
15 13 (4.17%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 12 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 12 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 11 (3.53%) Algorithms
3 11 (3.53%) Visualisation
4 10 (3.21%) Statistics
5 8 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.60%) User Experience
7 4 (1.28%) W3C
8 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.64%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.64%) Semantic Web
9 2 (0.64%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.74%) Linux
2 12 (3.85%) Windows
3 9 (2.88%) Unix
4 7 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.96%) Android
6 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.79%) Scrum
3 62 (19.87%) Kanban
4 60 (19.23%) Migration
5 53 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (16.67%) TDD
7 38 (12.18%) ETL
8 37 (11.86%) Web Development
9 35 (11.22%) Software Engineering
10 29 (9.29%) OO
11 28 (8.97%) BDD
12 24 (7.69%) OWASP
12 24 (7.69%) Process Improvement
13 23 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (7.37%) SOA
14 19 (6.09%) Change Management
14 19 (6.09%) Data Migration
14 19 (6.09%) Microservices
14 19 (6.09%) Performance Testing
14 19 (6.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (33.97%) JavaScript
2 103 (33.01%) SQL
3 42 (13.46%) C++
4 34 (10.90%) Python
5 26 (8.33%) Scala
6 25 (8.01%) C#
7 18 (5.77%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.85%) PHP
9 11 (3.53%) C
10 9 (2.88%) Groovy
11 7 (2.24%) Perl
12 4 (1.28%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.28%) Ruby
13 2 (0.64%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.32%) F#
14 1 (0.32%) Haskell
14 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.32%) VB
14 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.05%) Degree
2 4 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.01%) QA
System Software
1 21 (6.73%) Docker
2 3 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (1.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.32%) Ansible
2 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.32%) Mesos
2 1 (0.32%) Packer
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (15.38%) Oracle
2 27 (8.65%) Talend
3 19 (6.09%) Google
4 13 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (3.53%) Dell
6 10 (3.21%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.92%) Informatica
8 3 (0.96%) VMware
9 2 (0.64%) ForgeRock
9 2 (0.64%) Pega
9 2 (0.64%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.32%) New Relic
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.32%) Tableau
10 1 (0.32%) Zend
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