Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 75 82
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing Java EE 14 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.13% 2.77% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 6.62% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 18
Oxfordshire median daily rate £560 £520 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +22.35% -8.11%
10th Percentile £489 £458 £363
90th Percentile £620 £615 £479
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £420
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.10% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Java EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 443 529 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 35.61% 41.92% 36.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 385 382
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £312 £260
90th Percentile £590 £575 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% +43.68%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Java EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -13 8 £570 +6.05% 1
Kidlington -5 3 £473 -14.09%
Java EE
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) Unit Testing
2 13 (92.86%) Mockito
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) JUnit
3 12 (85.71%) REST
4 11 (78.57%) Process Improvement
4 11 (78.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (78.57%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (78.57%) Node.js
4 11 (78.57%) Puppet
4 11 (78.57%) Product Management
4 11 (78.57%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (78.57%) XPath
4 11 (78.57%) Spring MVC
4 11 (78.57%) Grails
4 11 (78.57%) jQuery
4 11 (78.57%) Oracle
4 11 (78.57%) Ant
4 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (78.57%) Linux
4 11 (78.57%) JMS
4 11 (78.57%) SOA
4 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 11 (78.57%) JSF
4 11 (78.57%) MVC
4 11 (78.57%) XML
4 11 (78.57%) Elasticsearch

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 11 (78.57%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) JUnit
2 13 (92.86%) Mockito
3 11 (78.57%) Ant
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.14%) Gradle
6 1 (7.14%) Hudson
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 12 (85.71%) REST
3 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
3 11 (78.57%) Grails
3 11 (78.57%) JMS
3 11 (78.57%) jQuery
3 11 (78.57%) JSF
3 11 (78.57%) Node.js
3 11 (78.57%) Play Framework
3 11 (78.57%) React
3 11 (78.57%) Spring MVC
3 11 (78.57%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Unit Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) Process Improvement
2 11 (78.57%) Product Management
2 11 (78.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) BPEL
5 2 (14.29%) BPMN
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 1 (7.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Ansible
1 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle