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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 79 65 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.44% 10.37% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.73% 30.66% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 12
Average daily rate £438 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.95 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.46%
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
275 212 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 50.27% 33.81% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 141 64
Average daily rate £413 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £18.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.81% -45.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 43 £500 -1.71% 12
Wallingford - 4 - -
Abingdon - 1 £400 - 5
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 75 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 55 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (37.24%) Analytics
5 48 (33.10%) Python
6 46 (31.72%) NoSQL
6 46 (31.72%) Degree
7 45 (31.03%) AngularJS
8 44 (30.34%) Big Data
9 42 (28.97%) Publishing
10 39 (26.90%) HTML
10 39 (26.90%) Content Enrichment
11 38 (26.21%) Node.js
11 38 (26.21%) WebLogic
12 37 (25.52%) WebSphere
13 36 (24.83%) Data Analysis
13 36 (24.83%) Spring
13 36 (24.83%) MongoDB
14 35 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (23.45%) J2EE
16 32 (22.07%) Data Modelling
16 32 (22.07%) TDD
16 32 (22.07%) Content Management
16 32 (22.07%) Enterprise Architecture
16 32 (22.07%) Data Analytics
17 31 (21.38%) Natural Language Processing
17 31 (21.38%) Machine Learning
17 31 (21.38%) Algorithms
17 31 (21.38%) Zachman Framework
17 31 (21.38%) TOGAF

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (26.21%) Node.js
1 38 (26.21%) WebLogic
2 37 (25.52%) WebSphere
3 23 (15.86%) Tomcat
4 13 (8.97%) JBoss
5 11 (7.59%) SAS
6 8 (5.52%) Apache Solr
6 8 (5.52%) IIS
7 4 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.07%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.69%) CMS
10 1 (0.69%) Confluence
10 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.69%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 55 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (19.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (9.66%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (5.52%) Adobe Analytics
5 8 (5.52%) Amazon S3
5 8 (5.52%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (5.52%) Google Analytics
5 8 (5.52%) Google Tag Manager
6 4 (2.76%) Boomi
7 3 (2.07%) SaaS
8 2 (1.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.21%) Intranet
2 3 (2.07%) PPP
2 3 (2.07%) PPTP
3 2 (1.38%) Network Security
3 2 (1.38%) Wireless
4 1 (0.69%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.69%) HTTP
4 1 (0.69%) Junos
4 1 (0.69%) LAN
4 1 (0.69%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.69%) VPN
4 1 (0.69%) WAN
4 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (31.72%) NoSQL
2 44 (30.34%) Big Data
3 36 (24.83%) MongoDB
4 30 (20.69%) Hadoop
5 13 (8.97%) HPCC
6 10 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.76%) MySQL
9 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.07%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.38%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.69%) HBase
Development Applications
1 30 (20.69%) Selenium
2 10 (6.90%) JUnit
3 9 (6.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.21%) Mockito
4 8 (5.52%) Cucumber
4 8 (5.52%) Subversion
5 3 (2.07%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.07%) JIRA
5 3 (2.07%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.69%) Protractor
6 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (28.97%) Publishing
2 8 (5.52%) Finance
3 3 (2.07%) Retail
4 2 (1.38%) Marketing
4 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (54.48%) Developer
2 42 (28.97%) Java Developer
3 35 (24.14%) Architect
4 31 (21.38%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (13.79%) Data Architect
6 17 (11.72%) Big Data Architect
6 17 (11.72%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 13 (8.97%) Applications Developer
7 13 (8.97%) Senior Developer
8 12 (8.28%) AWS Architect
8 12 (8.28%) Data Scientist
8 12 (8.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (6.90%) Agile Developer
9 10 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Analyst
10 9 (6.21%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Web Developer
11 8 (5.52%) ETL Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Android Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.03%) AngularJS
2 39 (26.90%) HTML
3 36 (24.83%) Spring
4 34 (23.45%) J2EE
5 31 (21.38%) Natural Language Processing
6 27 (18.62%) CSS
7 22 (15.17%) HTML5
8 21 (14.48%) Web Services
9 20 (13.79%) REST
10 12 (8.28%) Hibernate
10 12 (8.28%) XML
11 11 (7.59%) RESTful
12 10 (6.90%) JSON
13 9 (6.21%) .NET
14 8 (5.52%) Java EE
14 8 (5.52%) Spring MVC
15 7 (4.83%) Middleware
16 6 (4.14%) jQuery
16 6 (4.14%) JSF
17 5 (3.45%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (21.38%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.83%) Statistics
4 6 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.07%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.38%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.00%) Linux
2 23 (15.86%) Windows
3 10 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.83%) Android
6 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.07%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) Unix
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (37.24%) Analytics
3 39 (26.90%) Content Enrichment
4 36 (24.83%) Data Analysis
5 32 (22.07%) Content Management
5 32 (22.07%) Data Analytics
5 32 (22.07%) Data Modelling
5 32 (22.07%) Enterprise Architecture
5 32 (22.07%) TDD
6 31 (21.38%) Machine Learning
6 31 (21.38%) TOGAF
6 31 (21.38%) Waterfall
6 31 (21.38%) Zachman Framework
7 18 (12.41%) BDD
8 17 (11.72%) Scrum
9 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.97%) MVC
10 13 (8.97%) SDLC
11 12 (8.28%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.21%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 48 (33.10%) Python
3 24 (16.55%) C++
4 14 (9.66%) SQL
5 13 (8.97%) R
6 12 (8.28%) Bash Shell
6 12 (8.28%) PHP
7 11 (7.59%) Perl
8 7 (4.83%) C#
9 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.07%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.38%) C
12 1 (0.69%) Ruby
12 1 (0.69%) Scala
12 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (31.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) CEH
2 2 (1.38%) CREST Certified
2 2 (1.38%) GIAC
2 2 (1.38%) OSCP
3 1 (0.69%) CCNA
3 1 (0.69%) CCNP
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.69%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Firmware
2 1 (0.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) GridGain
2 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Nessus
1 2 (1.38%) Nmap
1 2 (1.38%) OpenVAS
2 1 (0.69%) Ansible
2 1 (0.69%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.69%) Mesos
2 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (11.72%) Oracle
2 9 (6.21%) Google
2 9 (6.21%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.52%) Adobe
4 5 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.76%) Dell
5 4 (2.76%) Informatica
5 4 (2.76%) WorldPay
6 3 (2.07%) ATG
6 3 (2.07%) Talend
7 2 (1.38%) HP
7 2 (1.38%) Qualys
8 1 (0.69%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.69%) CA
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco
8 1 (0.69%) Juniper
8 1 (0.69%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.69%) WatchGuard
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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