The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 60 62
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 26 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.11% 0.68% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.63% 1.92% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 13
Median daily rate £580 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -13.75%  

Java EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 270 208 258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 42.65% 35.37% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 156 189
Median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.62% -48.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Java EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Oxfordshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Oxfordshire

Java EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java EE in Oxfordshire

Java EE
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 EE within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 +8 14 £580 +16.00% 1
Java EE
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 34 (97.14%) Spring
2 34 (97.14%) SQL
2 34 (97.14%) JUnit
3 33 (94.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 33 (94.29%) JBoss
3 33 (94.29%) TDD
3 33 (94.29%) Pair Programming
3 33 (94.29%) Scrum
3 33 (94.29%) Maven
3 33 (94.29%) WebSphere
3 33 (94.29%) DevOps
3 33 (94.29%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (94.29%) GitHub
4 32 (91.43%) Mockito
4 32 (91.43%) Cucumber
4 32 (91.43%) Unit Testing
5 31 (88.57%) BPEL
5 31 (88.57%) BPMN
6 27 (77.14%) WebSphere Process Server
6 27 (77.14%) Migration
7 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (22.86%) SOAP
8 8 (22.86%) RESTful
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (20.00%) JMS
9 7 (20.00%) Apache Camel
9 7 (20.00%) Selenium

Java EE
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 33 (94.29%) JBoss
1 33 (94.29%) WebSphere
1 33 (94.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 27 (77.14%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 33 (94.29%) GitHub
2 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 34 (97.14%) JUnit
3 33 (94.29%) Maven
4 32 (91.43%) Cucumber
4 32 (91.43%) Mockito
5 7 (20.00%) Selenium
6 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.86%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 27 (77.14%) Java Developer
3 17 (48.57%) SQL Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Cloud Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Core Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) AWS Architect
9 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.86%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.86%) ETL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (97.14%) Spring
2 8 (22.86%) RESTful
2 8 (22.86%) SOAP
3 7 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 7 (20.00%) JMS
3 7 (20.00%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) EJB
4 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
5 4 (11.43%) Ajax
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (94.29%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (94.29%) DevOps
2 33 (94.29%) Pair Programming
2 33 (94.29%) Scrum
2 33 (94.29%) TDD
3 32 (91.43%) Unit Testing
4 31 (88.57%) BPEL
4 31 (88.57%) BPMN
5 27 (77.14%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) Process Management
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) ETL
7 1 (2.86%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (97.14%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle
1 1 (2.86%) Talend