The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 57 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.19% 0.78% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.83% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £450 £416 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +9.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
509 605 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.96% 93.94% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 374 192
Average daily rate £388 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 51 54
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Oxfordshire region.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Oxfordshire region.

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) BDD
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) JBoss
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (50.00%) REST
5 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (50.00%) SDLC
6 5 (41.67%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (41.67%) Content Enrichment
6 5 (41.67%) Amazon S3
6 5 (41.67%) Mockito
6 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
6 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
6 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) JUnit
6 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle
7 4 (33.33%) MVC
7 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (25.00%) Java EE
8 3 (25.00%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) JIRA

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) JBoss
2 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
4 1 (8.33%) CMS
4 1 (8.33%) Confluence
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon S3
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
1 5 (41.67%) JUnit
1 5 (41.67%) Mockito
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Java EE
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE 5
5 1 (8.33%) JDBC
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) Content Enrichment
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
8 1 (8.33%) Content Management
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (8.33%) DevOps
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 1 (8.33%) RAD
8 1 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) Progress
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore