Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 44 50
Rank change year-on-year -27 +6 -16
Contract jobs citing J2EE 11 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.51% 5.85% 3.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.14% 14.43% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 37 22
Oxford median daily rate £400 £475 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -8.65% +22.35%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £475 £520
% change year-on-year -15.79% -8.65% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 266 291 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 36.44% 40.53% 41.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 230 235
Oxford median daily rate £450 £440 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.93% -3.18%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £261
90th Percentile £590 £551 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Oxford median hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +29.31%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Oxford

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Oxford

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Oxford

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE 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 Oxford region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) API Development
6 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Kanban
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 3 (27.27%) DevOps
8 2 (18.18%) Publishing
8 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
9 1 (9.09%) JIRA
9 1 (9.09%) RESTful
9 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
9 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (9.09%) REST
9 1 (9.09%) Docker

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) API Development
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 1 (9.09%) Microservices
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle