Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 18 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 0
Contract jobs citing Java 152 222 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 20.68% 30.88% 12.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.00% 50.92% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 179 72
Oxford median daily rate £520 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.83% -2.11% -1.04%
10th Percentile £400 £350 £383
90th Percentile £625 £550 £538
Oxfordshire median daily rate £508 £475 £466
% change year-on-year +6.84% +1.88% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Java is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 400 436 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 54.42% 60.64% 48.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 343 274
Oxford median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +15.71%
10th Percentile £313 £234 £261
90th Percentile £575 £536 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 17
Oxford median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -28.00% +129.89%
10th Percentile £32.50 £17.78 £20.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £48.75 £55.30
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -20.00% +100.00%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Oxford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Oxford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Oxford

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Java.

1 98 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (48.03%) TDD
4 61 (40.13%) BDD
5 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 44 (28.95%) Scrum
7 43 (28.29%) Test Automation
8 41 (26.97%) Maven
8 41 (26.97%) AngularJS
9 40 (26.32%) React
10 38 (25.00%) JUnit
11 37 (24.34%) Spring
12 36 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (23.68%) Unit Testing
12 36 (23.68%) Oracle
13 35 (23.03%) Linux
13 35 (23.03%) Kanban
13 35 (23.03%) Git (software)
14 34 (22.37%) Web Services
15 33 (21.71%) jQuery
16 32 (21.05%) JIRA
16 32 (21.05%) SQL
17 31 (20.39%) QA
18 30 (19.74%) SOA
18 30 (19.74%) Ansible
19 28 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
19 28 (18.42%) Puppet
19 28 (18.42%) Mockito
20 27 (17.76%) Node.js
21 24 (15.79%) Pair Programming

Java
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 10 (6.58%) JBoss
2 9 (5.92%) Confluence
2 9 (5.92%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.95%) Apache
3 6 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.32%) Jupyter
7 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.66%) nginx
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.63%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 80 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.92%) Amazon SQS
3 9 (5.92%) GitHub
4 8 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (4.61%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.29%) Amazon Glacier
7 4 (2.63%) Boomi
7 4 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.32%) SaaS
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.66%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.66%) Route 53
9 1 (0.66%) Serverless
9 1 (0.66%) Slack
9 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) HTTP
2 4 (2.63%) FTP
3 3 (1.97%) Intranet
4 1 (0.66%) BGP
4 1 (0.66%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.66%) Firewall
4 1 (0.66%) IPsec
4 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.66%) LAN
4 1 (0.66%) LDAP
4 1 (0.66%) MPLS
4 1 (0.66%) Network Security
4 1 (0.66%) OSPF
4 1 (0.66%) SMS
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) VoIP
4 1 (0.66%) VPN
4 1 (0.66%) VRRP
4 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.87%) MongoDB
2 8 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (4.61%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.61%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.63%) Redis
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.97%) Big Data
6 3 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.66%) MySQL
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (26.97%) Maven
2 38 (25.00%) JUnit
3 35 (23.03%) Git (software)
4 32 (21.05%) JIRA
5 28 (18.42%) Mockito
6 21 (13.82%) Ant
7 18 (11.84%) Jenkins
8 14 (9.21%) Grunt
8 14 (9.21%) gulp
8 14 (9.21%) IntelliJ
9 11 (7.24%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (5.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (5.26%) SoapUI
12 7 (4.61%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (2.63%) Cucumber
13 4 (2.63%) JMeter
13 4 (2.63%) JProfiler
13 4 (2.63%) Selenium
13 4 (2.63%) VisualVM
13 4 (2.63%) YourKit
General
1 15 (9.87%) Publishing
2 14 (9.21%) Finance
3 2 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 98 (64.47%) Developer
2 81 (53.29%) Java Developer
3 22 (14.47%) AWS Developer
4 19 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
4 19 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 13 (8.55%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.89%) Applications Developer
6 12 (7.89%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (6.58%) Lead Developer
8 9 (5.92%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 7 (4.61%) Agile Developer
9 7 (4.61%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (4.61%) Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (3.95%) Linux Developer
10 6 (3.95%) QA Tester
10 6 (3.95%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.95%) Test Leader
10 6 (3.95%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.97%) AngularJS
2 40 (26.32%) React
3 37 (24.34%) Spring
4 34 (22.37%) Web Services
5 33 (21.71%) jQuery
6 27 (17.76%) Node.js
7 23 (15.13%) HTML
8 21 (13.82%) REST
9 20 (13.16%) CSS
10 17 (11.18%) Play Framework
11 16 (10.53%) SOAP
12 15 (9.87%) HTML5
13 14 (9.21%) Dropwizard
13 14 (9.21%) Hystrix
13 14 (9.21%) Scalatra
14 12 (7.89%) XML
15 11 (7.24%) Hibernate
15 11 (7.24%) J2EE
16 9 (5.92%) Spring Boot
17 8 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.29%) Computer Science
1 5 (3.29%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.97%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.32%) Fintech
4 2 (1.32%) Wiki
5 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.03%) Linux
2 7 (4.61%) Unix
3 4 (2.63%) CentOS
3 4 (2.63%) Debian
3 4 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.32%) Windows
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (48.03%) TDD
3 61 (40.13%) BDD
4 44 (28.95%) Scrum
5 43 (28.29%) Test Automation
6 36 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (23.68%) Unit Testing
7 35 (23.03%) Kanban
8 30 (19.74%) SOA
9 24 (15.79%) Configuration Management
9 24 (15.79%) Pair Programming
10 23 (15.13%) DevOps
10 23 (15.13%) Software Engineering
11 21 (13.82%) Microservices
12 18 (11.84%) MVC
13 17 (11.18%) Migration
14 15 (9.87%) Front End Development
14 15 (9.87%) Mentoring
15 14 (9.21%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 14 (9.21%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 32 (21.05%) SQL
3 15 (9.87%) Groovy
4 14 (9.21%) Python
5 7 (4.61%) Scala
6 5 (3.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.29%) C#
6 5 (3.29%) Ruby
6 5 (3.29%) XPath
7 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.66%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.66%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.66%) AWK
8 1 (0.66%) C
8 1 (0.66%) C++
8 1 (0.66%) Perl
8 1 (0.66%) sed
Qualifications
1 14 (9.21%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (20.39%) QA
2 6 (3.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 15 (9.87%) Docker
2 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.66%) iptables
Systems Management
1 30 (19.74%) Ansible
2 28 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (18.42%) Puppet
3 4 (2.63%) HAProxy
3 4 (2.63%) SELinux
4 1 (0.66%) logstash
4 1 (0.66%) Mesos
4 1 (0.66%) Nagios
4 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (23.68%) Oracle
2 14 (9.21%) New Relic
3 10 (6.58%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.61%) Talend
6 4 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (0.66%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco
7 1 (0.66%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.66%) HP
7 1 (0.66%) IBM
7 1 (0.66%) Juniper
7 1 (0.66%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.66%) SAP
7 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds