Period
to 20 June 2019

The median contractor rate for a Java Software Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

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 Software Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 90 95
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.39% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.50% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00% +26.32%
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +2.35% +21.43%

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 765 1,204 1,151
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.58% 97.65% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 852 819
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £154 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 56
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.67 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.51% +2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.71 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.75 £50.75
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £18.11 £17.50
% change year-on-year +24.24% +3.49% -12.50%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Software Engineer in Oxfordshire

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Go
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) Scala

Java Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Go
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google