Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 74 103
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 -16
Contract jobs citing Java EE 7 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.56% 2.28% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 5.93% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £415 £580 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.45% +16.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £408 £522 £465
90th Percentile £469 £580 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £545 £450
% change year-on-year -22.02% +21.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50

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 493 455 513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.60% 38.49% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 349 376
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £300 £318 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.82% -7.78%
10th Percentile £26.13 £41.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £54.88 £43.75 £34.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +11.89%

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 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 25 September 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 -9 1 £525 -9.48%
Java EE
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) EJB
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
2 4 (57.14%) JAX-RS
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) JavaBeans
2 4 (57.14%) WildFly
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (42.86%) JTA
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) JPA
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Data Security
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL

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 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
1 4 (57.14%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) EJB
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 4 (57.14%) JavaBeans
1 4 (57.14%) JAX-RS
2 3 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) JPA
2 3 (42.86%) JTA
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) Dropwizard
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Servlets
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) API Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Go
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle