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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 81 78 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.16% 14.94% 12.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.93% 30.00% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 69 56
Median daily rate £523 £450 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.11% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
280 260 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 48.95% 49.81% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 216 147
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £297 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Median hourly rate £28.90 £39.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.91% +93.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +3 54 £538 +7.50% 24
Kidlington - 6 £438 - 4
Witney - 1 £225 - 1
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 140 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (54.39%) Spring
3 84 (36.84%) JUnit
4 81 (35.53%) SQL
5 78 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 77 (33.77%) Amazon AWS
7 75 (32.89%) TDD
8 73 (32.02%) Maven
9 69 (30.26%) Cucumber
10 66 (28.95%) Scrum
11 64 (28.07%) RESTful
12 63 (27.63%) AngularJS
13 62 (27.19%) JSON
14 61 (26.75%) Tomcat
15 60 (26.32%) Publishing
15 60 (26.32%) Jenkins
16 53 (23.25%) Mockito
17 52 (22.81%) JBoss
18 51 (22.37%) J2EE
18 51 (22.37%) XML
19 47 (20.61%) Linux
19 47 (20.61%) HTML
19 47 (20.61%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (20.18%) Java EE
21 45 (19.74%) WebSphere
22 44 (19.30%) Web Services
22 44 (19.30%) Elasticsearch
23 42 (18.42%) GitHub
23 42 (18.42%) Oracle
23 42 (18.42%) Cloud Computing

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 61 (26.75%) Tomcat
2 52 (22.81%) JBoss
3 45 (19.74%) WebSphere
4 44 (19.30%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (12.72%) WebSphere Application Server
6 24 (10.53%) WebSphere Process Server
7 21 (9.21%) WebLogic
8 20 (8.77%) nginx
9 16 (7.02%) Apache
10 12 (5.26%) Alfresco
11 10 (4.39%) Apache Solr
11 10 (4.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (3.95%) Jetty
13 3 (1.32%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.88%) Confluence
15 1 (0.44%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 8 (3.51%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 77 (33.77%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
2 42 (18.42%) GitHub
3 31 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (7.02%) PaaS
5 15 (6.58%) Amazon S3
6 14 (6.14%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (1.75%) SaaS
10 3 (1.32%) Boomi
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.44%) Route 53
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.63%) SSL
2 5 (2.19%) SSH
3 4 (1.75%) FTP
3 4 (1.75%) LAN
3 4 (1.75%) WAN
4 3 (1.32%) Network Security
5 2 (0.88%) DNS
5 2 (0.88%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) Firewall
6 1 (0.44%) Intranet
6 1 (0.44%) IPv4
6 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.54%) MongoDB
2 24 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 21 (9.21%) Couchbase
4 15 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.39%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.19%) Big Data
7 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.75%) MySQL
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (0.88%) BigTable
9 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.88%) HBase
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.44%) Redis
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 84 (36.84%) JUnit
2 73 (32.02%) Maven
3 69 (30.26%) Cucumber
4 60 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 53 (23.25%) Mockito
6 34 (14.91%) Git (software)
7 29 (12.72%) JIRA
8 22 (9.65%) Spock
9 20 (8.77%) Gradle
9 20 (8.77%) Selenium
10 19 (8.33%) Subversion
11 17 (7.46%) Talend Open Studio
12 10 (4.39%) Ant
13 7 (3.07%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (2.63%) TeamCity
15 5 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 4 (1.75%) FitNesse
16 4 (1.75%) GitLab
16 4 (1.75%) JBehave
17 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 60 (26.32%) Publishing
2 18 (7.89%) Finance
3 5 (2.19%) Back Office
4 4 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 185 (81.14%) Developer
2 134 (58.77%) Java Developer
3 33 (14.47%) AWS Developer
4 32 (14.04%) Software Engineer
5 31 (13.60%) Java Engineer
6 28 (12.28%) Java Software Engineer
7 27 (11.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 27 (11.84%) Java Software Developer
8 25 (10.96%) Agile Developer
8 25 (10.96%) Agile Java Developer
9 20 (8.77%) AWS Engineer
10 18 (7.89%) Software Developer
11 17 (7.46%) AWS Software Engineer
12 15 (6.58%) ETL Developer
13 14 (6.14%) Senior Developer
13 14 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
14 11 (4.82%) MongoDB Developer
15 10 (4.39%) Architect
16 8 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
17 7 (3.07%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (54.39%) Spring
2 64 (28.07%) RESTful
3 63 (27.63%) AngularJS
4 62 (27.19%) JSON
5 51 (22.37%) J2EE
5 51 (22.37%) XML
6 47 (20.61%) HTML
7 46 (20.18%) Java EE
8 44 (19.30%) Web Services
9 41 (17.98%) REST
10 39 (17.11%) JMS
11 30 (13.16%) HTML5
12 20 (8.77%) Hibernate
12 20 (8.77%) Spring MVC
13 19 (8.33%) JSF
14 15 (6.58%) .NET
14 15 (6.58%) CSS
14 15 (6.58%) jQuery
14 15 (6.58%) Node.js
14 15 (6.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (1.32%) Hedge funds
2 3 (1.32%) Informatics
3 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (0.88%) Data Integration
3 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.44%) Clustering
4 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.44%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.61%) Linux
2 7 (3.07%) Windows
3 5 (2.19%) Unix
4 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) CentOS
5 1 (0.44%) Debian
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (32.89%) TDD
3 66 (28.95%) Scrum
4 47 (20.61%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (17.11%) Migration
6 38 (16.67%) BDD
7 35 (15.35%) Unit Testing
8 33 (14.47%) Software Engineering
9 29 (12.72%) BPEL
9 29 (12.72%) BPMN
9 29 (12.72%) Kanban
10 27 (11.84%) DevOps
11 23 (10.09%) ETL
11 23 (10.09%) Web Development
12 20 (8.77%) MVC
13 18 (7.89%) Pair Programming
14 15 (6.58%) Kimball Methodology
14 15 (6.58%) Test Automation
15 14 (6.14%) Content Enrichment
15 14 (6.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (35.53%) SQL
2 78 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 23 (10.09%) C++
4 22 (9.65%) Python
5 21 (9.21%) Scala
6 18 (7.89%) Ruby
7 10 (4.39%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.39%) Perl
7 10 (4.39%) XPath
8 8 (3.51%) PHP
9 5 (2.19%) C#
9 5 (2.19%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.32%) CFML
11 2 (0.88%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.44%) AWK
12 1 (0.44%) Groovy
12 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.44%) sed
12 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (1.75%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) AWS Certification
2 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.07%) QA
2 5 (2.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (6.58%) Docker
2 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) Postfix
4 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.44%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (5.70%) Puppet
2 11 (4.82%) Ansible
2 11 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.32%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.44%) SELinux
Vendors
1 42 (18.42%) Oracle
2 17 (7.46%) Talend
3 9 (3.95%) Google
3 9 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.75%) VMware
5 3 (1.32%) Dell
5 3 (1.32%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.44%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.44%) Informatica
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.44%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago