Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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.

Java Architect
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Architect 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.081% 0.083% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.087% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% - -
South East median daily rate £550 £538 £513
% change year-on-year +2.33% +4.88% +6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1,202 1,149 1,233
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 95.27% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 873 875
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £262 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 38 56
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £17.77 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.36% +8.52% +2.79%
10th Percentile £13.53 £10.21 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £56.50 £39.75
South East median hourly rate £20.17 £18.00 £19.22
% change year-on-year +12.06% -6.34% +8.15%

Java Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured Java Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Architect in Oxfordshire

Java Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Architect in Oxfordshire

Java Architect
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 Architect within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 1 £450 -
Java Architect
South East

Java Architect Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Java Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Java Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) React

Java Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle