The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £533 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Java Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 24 34
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 55 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.65% 6.61% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.94% 6.81% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 34
Median daily rate £533 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.10% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.00 £39.30
% change year-on-year +27.77% -8.39%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 615 573 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.70% 97.12% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 406 485
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 46
Median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £25.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Oxfordshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Oxfordshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Oxfordshire

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Oxfordshire

Java Developer
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 Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +11 38 £525 +16.66% 8
Abingdon - 2 - - 2
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (59.81%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (51.40%) Spring
4 54 (50.47%) Web Services
5 45 (42.06%) TDD
6 42 (39.25%) Maven
7 40 (37.38%) JBoss
8 37 (34.58%) Scrum
9 34 (31.78%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (30.84%) REST
11 32 (29.91%) GitHub
11 32 (29.91%) DevOps
11 32 (29.91%) SQL
12 30 (28.04%) Pair Programming
13 29 (27.10%) Jenkins
14 28 (26.17%) Mockito
15 27 (25.23%) Java EE
15 27 (25.23%) JUnit
16 26 (24.30%) WebSphere Application Server
16 26 (24.30%) SOAP
16 26 (24.30%) WebSphere
16 26 (24.30%) Cucumber
16 26 (24.30%) RESTful
16 26 (24.30%) Unit Testing
17 25 (23.36%) BPEL
18 24 (22.43%) Google
18 24 (22.43%) BPMN
18 24 (22.43%) Google App Engine
18 24 (22.43%) Google Cloud Platform
19 22 (20.56%) Google Compute Engine

Java Developer 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 40 (37.38%) JBoss
2 26 (24.30%) WebSphere
2 26 (24.30%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (18.69%) WebSphere Process Server
4 13 (12.15%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.74%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.87%) Apache
6 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (29.91%) GitHub
2 24 (22.43%) Google App Engine
2 24 (22.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 22 (20.56%) Google Compute Engine
4 18 (16.82%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.93%) Google Container Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.54%) SSL
2 3 (2.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.61%) Big Data
2 6 (5.61%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.80%) Redis
5 2 (1.87%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (1.87%) Bigtable
5 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.87%) HBase
5 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.93%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.93%) MySQL
6 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (39.25%) Maven
2 29 (27.10%) Jenkins
3 28 (26.17%) Mockito
4 27 (25.23%) JUnit
5 26 (24.30%) Cucumber
6 15 (14.02%) Git (software)
7 11 (10.28%) JIRA
8 8 (7.48%) Selenium
9 5 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (4.67%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (3.74%) JProfiler
10 4 (3.74%) VisualVM
10 4 (3.74%) YourKit
11 3 (2.80%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.80%) Grunt
11 3 (2.80%) gulp
11 3 (2.80%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.87%) Eclipse RCP
12 2 (1.87%) Gradle
13 1 (0.93%) Ant
General
1 6 (5.61%) Finance
1 6 (5.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (51.40%) Spring
2 54 (50.47%) Web Services
3 33 (30.84%) REST
4 27 (25.23%) Java EE
5 26 (24.30%) RESTful
5 26 (24.30%) SOAP
6 15 (14.02%) Hibernate
7 13 (12.15%) Apache Camel
8 11 (10.28%) JSON
8 11 (10.28%) Spring Boot
9 10 (9.35%) Dropwizard
10 8 (7.48%) CSS
10 8 (7.48%) HTML
10 8 (7.48%) JMS
11 7 (6.54%) XML
12 6 (5.61%) Apache CXF
12 6 (5.61%) EJB
12 6 (5.61%) J2EE
12 6 (5.61%) JPA
12 6 (5.61%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.74%) Client/Server
2 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.93%) Fintech
3 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.69%) Linux
2 10 (9.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (59.81%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.06%) TDD
3 37 (34.58%) Scrum
4 34 (31.78%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (29.91%) DevOps
6 30 (28.04%) Pair Programming
7 26 (24.30%) Unit Testing
8 25 (23.36%) BPEL
9 24 (22.43%) BPMN
10 21 (19.63%) Migration
11 14 (13.08%) BDD
12 13 (12.15%) Microservices
13 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
14 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
15 8 (7.48%) OO
16 7 (6.54%) Kanban
17 6 (5.61%) ETL
17 6 (5.61%) Integration Testing
17 6 (5.61%) SOA
18 5 (4.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (29.91%) SQL
3 12 (11.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.74%) C++
4 4 (3.74%) Python
5 3 (2.80%) Groovy
6 2 (1.87%) C#
6 2 (1.87%) Scala
6 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.80%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.87%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) Google
2 11 (10.28%) Oracle
3 5 (4.67%) Talend
4 3 (2.80%) New Relic
5 2 (1.87%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
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