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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 10 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Contract jobs citing Java 89 75 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.42% 10.23% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.71% 27.88% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 63 16
Median daily rate £475 £458 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +35.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £546 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
236 269 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.90% 36.70% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 202 105
Median daily rate £400 £425 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +33.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 May 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 +5 57 £475 - 20
Kidlington +4 4 £450 +9.75% 1
Bicester 0 1 - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 84 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.76%) Spring
3 54 (31.03%) Linux
4 51 (29.31%) HTML
5 47 (27.01%) Amazon AWS
6 45 (25.86%) JavaScript
7 43 (24.71%) TDD
8 41 (23.56%) Web Services
9 37 (21.26%) Windows
9 37 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (20.69%) SQL
11 35 (20.11%) Tomcat
11 35 (20.11%) HTML5
12 34 (19.54%) RESTful
12 34 (19.54%) C++
13 32 (18.39%) Oracle
13 32 (18.39%) ETL
14 30 (17.24%) Python
14 30 (17.24%) Publishing
15 29 (16.67%) CSS
15 29 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 29 (16.67%) Analytics
16 26 (14.94%) Degree
17 24 (13.79%) Migration
17 24 (13.79%) Windows Server
18 23 (13.22%) Relational Database
18 23 (13.22%) NoSQL
19 20 (11.49%) MongoDB
19 20 (11.49%) Finance
19 20 (11.49%) Web Development

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 35 (20.11%) Tomcat
2 19 (10.92%) JBoss
3 16 (9.20%) IIS
4 15 (8.62%) Node.js
4 15 (8.62%) WebLogic
5 13 (7.47%) Apache Solr
6 12 (6.90%) SAS
7 11 (6.32%) WebSphere
8 9 (5.17%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (4.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (2.30%) Confluence
12 2 (1.15%) Alfresco
12 2 (1.15%) Apache
12 2 (1.15%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.57%) CMS
13 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 47 (27.01%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.20%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (6.32%) Boomi
5 8 (4.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 8 (4.60%) Google Analytics
5 8 (4.60%) Google Tag Manager
6 5 (2.87%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.87%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (2.30%) SaaS
8 3 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.15%) Force.com
9 2 (1.15%) GitHub
9 2 (1.15%) Office 365
10 1 (0.57%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.17%) Intranet
2 5 (2.87%) FTP
2 5 (2.87%) LAN
2 5 (2.87%) WAN
3 3 (1.72%) Network Security
4 2 (1.15%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.22%) NoSQL
1 23 (13.22%) Relational Database
2 20 (11.49%) MongoDB
3 18 (10.34%) Big Data
4 17 (9.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (8.05%) HPCC
6 12 (6.90%) SQL Server
7 11 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.02%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.87%) KDB
10 4 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.15%) OLTP
11 2 (1.15%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (10.92%) Git (software)
1 19 (10.92%) Subversion
2 18 (10.34%) JUnit
2 18 (10.34%) Talend Open Studio
3 16 (9.20%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.32%) JIRA
5 10 (5.75%) Maven
6 8 (4.60%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.87%) IntelliJ
7 5 (2.87%) Selenium
8 4 (2.30%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.72%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.72%) Mockito
10 2 (1.15%) Hamcrest
11 1 (0.57%) Gradle
General
1 30 (17.24%) Publishing
2 20 (11.49%) Finance
3 7 (4.02%) Back Office
4 5 (2.87%) Front Office
5 3 (1.72%) Retail
6 2 (1.15%) Marketing
6 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 109 (62.64%) Developer
2 57 (32.76%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.37%) Architect
4 19 (10.92%) ETL Developer
5 14 (8.05%) Agile Developer
5 14 (8.05%) Agile Java Developer
5 14 (8.05%) Technical Architect
6 13 (7.47%) Analyst
6 13 (7.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Software Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Data Scientist
7 12 (6.90%) HTML Developer
7 12 (6.90%) Java Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) Angular Developer
8 11 (6.32%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (5.17%) AWS Developer
9 9 (5.17%) Data Engineer
9 9 (5.17%) SQL Developer
10 8 (4.60%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.02%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.76%) Spring
2 51 (29.31%) HTML
3 41 (23.56%) Web Services
4 35 (20.11%) HTML5
5 34 (19.54%) RESTful
6 29 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 29 (16.67%) CSS
7 19 (10.92%) Middleware
8 17 (9.77%) .NET
8 17 (9.77%) Java EE
8 17 (9.77%) XML
9 14 (8.05%) REST
9 14 (8.05%) SOAP
10 13 (7.47%) JSON
11 12 (6.90%) Hibernate
12 11 (6.32%) Apache Camel
13 10 (5.75%) GWT
14 9 (5.17%) Smart GWT
14 9 (5.17%) Spring Boot
15 7 (4.02%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.47%) Statistics
2 11 (6.32%) Algorithms
2 11 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.60%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.45%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.87%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.87%) Semantic Web
5 5 (2.87%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.30%) W3C
7 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.72%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.57%) Physics
9 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.03%) Linux
2 37 (21.26%) Windows
3 24 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 18 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.60%) Unix
6 5 (2.87%) Android
7 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.71%) TDD
3 37 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (18.39%) ETL
5 29 (16.67%) Analytics
6 24 (13.79%) Migration
7 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
7 20 (11.49%) Web Development
8 19 (10.92%) Scrum
9 16 (9.20%) BDD
10 14 (8.05%) SOA
11 12 (6.90%) Process Improvement
12 11 (6.32%) Content Enrichment
12 11 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (6.32%) OO
13 10 (5.75%) Data Analysis
13 10 (5.75%) Kanban
14 9 (5.17%) Change Management
14 9 (5.17%) Time Management
14 9 (5.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (25.86%) JavaScript
2 36 (20.69%) SQL
3 34 (19.54%) C++
4 30 (17.24%) Python
5 19 (10.92%) PHP
6 18 (10.34%) C#
6 18 (10.34%) Perl
7 15 (8.62%) T-SQL
8 14 (8.05%) Bash Shell
8 14 (8.05%) R
9 8 (4.60%) C
10 2 (1.15%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.15%) Groovy
10 2 (1.15%) Scala
10 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.57%) F#
11 1 (0.57%) Haskell
11 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (14.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) CEH
2 2 (1.15%) CREST Certified
2 2 (1.15%) GIAC
2 2 (1.15%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.30%) Docker
2 3 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.15%) GridGain
3 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) Nessus
1 2 (1.15%) Nmap
1 2 (1.15%) OpenVAS
2 1 (0.57%) Ansible
2 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.57%) Mesos
2 1 (0.57%) Packer
2 1 (0.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (18.39%) Oracle
2 18 (10.34%) Red Hat
2 18 (10.34%) Talend
3 11 (6.32%) Dell
4 9 (5.17%) Google
5 8 (4.60%) Adobe
5 8 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (4.02%) Informatica
6 7 (4.02%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.72%) ATG
7 3 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.15%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.15%) Pega
8 2 (1.15%) Qualys
8 2 (1.15%) VMware
9 1 (0.57%) New Relic
9 1 (0.57%) Tableau
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
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JM
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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