Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Java Developer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 68 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 12 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.63% 1.97% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.99% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 10
Oxford median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £450 £375 £408
90th Percentile £590 £513 £550
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 714 702 642
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 98.60% 97.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 534 506
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £186 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 38
Oxford median hourly rate £17.89 £14.44 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.88% -23.00% +33.93%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.45 £8.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £38.40 £55.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £16.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year +6.09% +3.08% +4.84%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Oxford

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Developer in Oxford

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Oxford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Java Developer in Oxford

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
2 7 (58.33%) React
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) Node.js
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Puppet
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Ansible
4 5 (41.67%) Process Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (33.33%) Play Framework
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
5 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (16.67%) Mockito

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Grunt
2 2 (16.67%) gulp
2 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
1 7 (58.33%) React
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) Node.js
3 4 (33.33%) Play Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Dropwizard
5 2 (16.67%) Grails
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Hystrix
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) JSF
5 2 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) Scalatra
5 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) Process Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (16.67%) Microservices
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (16.67%) Refactoring
6 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Groovy
4 2 (16.67%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) New Relic
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle