Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 16 12
Rank change year-on-year -17 -4 +54
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 50 127 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.22% 10.48% 11.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.35% 10.82% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 116 117
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £366 £390
90th Percentile £550 £606 £575
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -5.03%

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 934 1,174 1,189
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 96.86% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 917 847
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +11.84%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £200
90th Percentile £575 £600 £563
South East median daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.06% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 49
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -9.59%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.21 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.25 £56.50 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -7.89%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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 -12 35 £500 -2.91% 11
Kidlington +6 5 £488 +18.90% 3
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Java Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (48.00%) Oracle
5 18 (36.00%) Spring
5 18 (36.00%) Kafka
6 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
7 15 (30.00%) Java 8
8 11 (22.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Publishing
9 10 (20.00%) CRM
9 10 (20.00%) DevOps
9 10 (20.00%) Quote-to-Cash
10 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
10 9 (18.00%) Scrum
11 8 (16.00%) Docker
11 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
12 7 (14.00%) Software Delivery
12 7 (14.00%) Spring Boot
12 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.00%) Billing
12 7 (14.00%) J2EE
13 6 (12.00%) PHP
13 6 (12.00%) Finance
13 6 (12.00%) Ansible
13 6 (12.00%) REST
13 6 (12.00%) Microservices
14 5 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)

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:

Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.00%) Google Compute Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) GIS
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.00%) Mockito
3 1 (2.00%) VisualVM
3 1 (2.00%) YourKit
General
1 11 (22.00%) Publishing
2 7 (14.00%) Billing
3 6 (12.00%) Finance
4 5 (10.00%) Back Office
4 5 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) Kafka
1 18 (36.00%) Spring
2 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (14.00%) J2EE
3 7 (14.00%) Spring Boot
4 6 (12.00%) REST
5 5 (10.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) HTML
7 3 (6.00%) .NET
7 3 (6.00%) Swagger
7 3 (6.00%) Visualforce
7 3 (6.00%) Zuul
8 2 (4.00%) JSP
8 2 (4.00%) Node.js
8 2 (4.00%) Servlets
9 1 (2.00%) CSS
9 1 (2.00%) Grails
9 1 (2.00%) JSF
9 1 (2.00%) JSON
9 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (20.00%) CRM
4 10 (20.00%) DevOps
4 10 (20.00%) Quote-to-Cash
5 9 (18.00%) Scrum
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.00%) Software Delivery
7 6 (12.00%) Microservices
8 5 (10.00%) B2B
8 5 (10.00%) BDD
8 5 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 5 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (10.00%) ERP
8 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (10.00%) TDD
9 4 (8.00%) Kanban
10 3 (6.00%) MVC
10 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) Java 8
3 6 (12.00%) PHP
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) Python
4 4 (8.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (12.00%) Ansible
3 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Salesforce.com
2 24 (48.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Adyen
3 3 (6.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.00%) Google