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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 53 38 50
Rank change year-on-year -15 +12  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 9 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.63% 2.82% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.04% 9.93% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 15
Median daily rate £500 £458 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.28% -8.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 223 141 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.33% 28.37% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 112 104
Median daily rate £438 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.52% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -47.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £25.50 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 -4 5 £513 +16.47% 2
Java EE
South East

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (85.19%) SQL
2 46 (85.19%) Spring
3 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (79.63%) JUnit
4 39 (72.22%) Maven
5 36 (66.67%) Jenkins
6 35 (64.81%) TDD
7 34 (62.96%) Mockito
8 33 (61.11%) Unit Testing
8 33 (61.11%) DevOps
9 32 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (55.56%) BPMN
10 30 (55.56%) BPEL
11 29 (53.70%) WebSphere
11 29 (53.70%) Scrum
12 28 (51.85%) JBoss
13 25 (46.30%) Pair Programming
13 25 (46.30%) Cucumber
13 25 (46.30%) GitHub
14 23 (42.59%) Migration
15 22 (40.74%) WebSphere Application Server
16 21 (38.89%) Publishing
16 21 (38.89%) WebSphere Process Server
17 18 (33.33%) JMS
17 18 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (31.48%) Oracle
19 16 (29.63%) XML
20 14 (25.93%) REST
21 13 (24.07%) JavaScript

Java EE
Top Related 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 29 (53.70%) WebSphere
2 28 (51.85%) JBoss
3 22 (40.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (38.89%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (20.37%) Alfresco
5 11 (20.37%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (12.96%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) GitHub
2 18 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (7.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) IPv4
1 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 43 (79.63%) JUnit
2 39 (72.22%) Maven
3 36 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 34 (62.96%) Mockito
5 25 (46.30%) Cucumber
6 10 (18.52%) Ant
7 7 (12.96%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (12.96%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
8 6 (11.11%) JIRA
8 6 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 21 (38.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (96.30%) Developer
2 35 (64.81%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Software Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Java Engineer
5 11 (20.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 11 (20.37%) Java Software Developer
5 11 (20.37%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (20.37%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) AWS Developer
6 7 (12.96%) ETL Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Agile Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Angular Developer
8 4 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (85.19%) Spring
2 18 (33.33%) JMS
3 16 (29.63%) XML
4 14 (25.93%) REST
5 12 (22.22%) JSF
5 12 (22.22%) RESTful
5 12 (22.22%) SOAP
5 12 (22.22%) Spring MVC
6 10 (18.52%) Grails
6 10 (18.52%) Play Framework
7 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 9 (16.67%) J2EE
7 9 (16.67%) jQuery
7 9 (16.67%) Node.js
8 8 (14.81%) J2SE
8 8 (14.81%) React
9 7 (12.96%) Hibernate
10 6 (11.11%) EJB
10 6 (11.11%) JSON
10 6 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (64.81%) TDD
3 33 (61.11%) DevOps
3 33 (61.11%) Unit Testing
4 32 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (55.56%) BPEL
5 30 (55.56%) BPMN
6 29 (53.70%) Scrum
7 25 (46.30%) Pair Programming
8 23 (42.59%) Migration
9 12 (22.22%) MVC
10 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
11 9 (16.67%) Process Improvement
12 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
12 8 (14.81%) SOA
13 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (12.96%) Data Management
13 7 (12.96%) ETL
13 7 (12.96%) Kimball Methodology
14 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (85.19%) SQL
3 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Ansible
1 8 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Talend
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) VMware