Period
to 23 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 23 June 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 Developer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 18 27
Rank change year-on-year -27 +9 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 50 107 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.03% 9.06% 6.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 9.32% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 93 62
Oxfordshire median daily rate £406 £500 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +9.29% +10.24%
10th Percentile £175 £393 £350
90th Percentile £556 £580 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £54.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.79% +6.55%

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 1,212 1,148 1,054
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 97.21% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 821 779
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £200
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 55 56
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +17.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.47 £10.50 £10.44
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.40 £37.88
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +16.14%

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 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 -26 33 £413 -17.50% 14
Thame - 2 - -
Abingdon -2 1 £325 - 1
Kidlington -8 1 £560 +28.00% 3
Banbury - 1 £400 -
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (32.00%) Spring
5 16 (32.00%) HTML
6 14 (28.00%) JUnit
6 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
6 14 (28.00%) Mockito
7 13 (26.00%) Unit Testing
8 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 12 (24.00%) Java 8
9 11 (22.00%) Maven
9 11 (22.00%) TDD
10 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 10 (20.00%) CSS
10 10 (20.00%) Oracle
11 9 (18.00%) Spring Boot
12 8 (16.00%) MySQL
12 8 (16.00%) Web Services
12 8 (16.00%) GWT
12 8 (16.00%) MariaDB
12 8 (16.00%) User Experience
12 8 (16.00%) Microservices
12 8 (16.00%) BDD
12 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (16.00%) Node.js
13 7 (14.00%) HTML5
13 7 (14.00%) Docker

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 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Google App Engine
2 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.00%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) MariaDB
1 8 (16.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (28.00%) JUnit
2 14 (28.00%) Mockito
3 11 (22.00%) Maven
4 6 (12.00%) jMock
5 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.00%) Gradle
5 2 (4.00%) JHipster
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) Grunt
6 1 (2.00%) gulp
6 1 (2.00%) Hudson
6 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.00%) Publishing
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) HTML
1 16 (32.00%) Spring
2 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (20.00%) CSS
5 9 (18.00%) Spring Boot
6 8 (16.00%) GWT
6 8 (16.00%) Node.js
6 8 (16.00%) Web Services
7 7 (14.00%) HTML5
7 7 (14.00%) React
8 6 (12.00%) .NET
8 6 (12.00%) jQuery
8 6 (12.00%) REST
9 3 (6.00%) J2EE
9 3 (6.00%) RESTful
10 2 (4.00%) Kafka
10 2 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (4.00%) Play Framework
10 2 (4.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (22.00%) TDD
4 10 (20.00%) Scrum
5 8 (16.00%) BDD
5 8 (16.00%) Microservices
6 6 (12.00%) Kanban
6 6 (12.00%) Process Improvement
7 5 (10.00%) CRM
7 5 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (10.00%) DevOps
8 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.00%) MVC
8 4 (8.00%) Open Source
9 3 (6.00%) Machine Learning
9 3 (6.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.00%) SOA
10 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (24.00%) Java 8
4 7 (14.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) Go
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) GDPR
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Ansible
2 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) New Relic
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com