The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 59 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.59% 0.93% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.95% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Applications Developer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
642 845 854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.39% 97.91% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 487 507
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 40
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.04 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £22.50 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Developer across the Milton Keynes region.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Developer across the Milton Keynes region.

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) iPad
3 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) iPhone
3 2 (25.00%) Xcode
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) SOA

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 1 (12.50%) StructureMap
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) SOLID
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle