The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 117 112 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.90% 13.90% 16.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.19% 15.09% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 70 45
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£341 £367 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.95% +12.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
770 742 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.45% 92.06% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 398 238
Average daily rate £365 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 40
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.01 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 107 (42.13%) .NET
2 94 (37.01%) C#
3 92 (36.22%) JavaScript
4 80 (31.50%) HTML
5 78 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (29.13%) CSS
7 73 (28.74%) jQuery
8 65 (25.59%) SQL
8 65 (25.59%) Finance
9 64 (25.20%) MVC
10 56 (22.05%) SQL Server
11 46 (18.11%) WCF
12 43 (16.93%) Scrum
12 43 (16.93%) ASP.NET
12 43 (16.93%) HTML5
13 42 (16.54%) OO
13 42 (16.54%) TDD
14 40 (15.75%) Oracle
15 38 (14.96%) Java
15 38 (14.96%) AngularJS
16 35 (13.78%) Visual Studio
17 32 (12.60%) Web Services
18 31 (12.20%) CMS
19 28 (11.02%) CSS3
20 27 (10.63%) Banking
21 25 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
22 24 (9.45%) KnockoutJS
22 24 (9.45%) T-SQL
23 23 (9.06%) .NET Framework
24 21 (8.27%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (12.20%) CMS
2 15 (5.91%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.51%) Kentico
3 14 (5.51%) Adobe CQ
4 11 (4.33%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.54%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.36%) SAS
7 5 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.57%) Drupal
8 4 (1.57%) Confluence
8 4 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.18%) ArcGIS
9 3 (1.18%) IIS
9 3 (1.18%) JBoss
9 3 (1.18%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.18%) WordPress
9 3 (1.18%) Node.js
10 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.79%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.79%) Staffware
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) PaaS
1 3 (1.18%) Heroku
2 2 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.79%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.97%) Internet
2 4 (1.57%) AMQP
3 3 (1.18%) HTTP
4 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.12%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.76%) DB2
4 7 (2.76%) UniData
4 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.76%) QlikView
4 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.36%) Data Mart
5 6 (2.36%) PowerCenter
6 5 (1.97%) MySQL
6 5 (1.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (1.97%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.97%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.57%) Big Data
7 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 35 (13.78%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.51%) NUnit
3 12 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.72%) Xcode
4 10 (3.94%) Subversion
5 8 (3.15%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.76%) Toad
6 7 (2.76%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.36%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.36%) JIRA
7 6 (2.36%) Ant
7 6 (2.36%) JUnit
8 5 (1.97%) MSTest
9 4 (1.57%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.57%) Gradle
9 4 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.57%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.18%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.18%) Selenium
10 3 (1.18%) ProC
General
1 65 (25.59%) Finance
2 27 (10.63%) Banking
3 6 (2.36%) Retail
4 3 (1.18%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Legal
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (42.13%) .NET
2 80 (31.50%) HTML
3 74 (29.13%) CSS
4 73 (28.74%) jQuery
5 46 (18.11%) WCF
6 43 (16.93%) HTML5
6 43 (16.93%) ASP.NET
7 38 (14.96%) AngularJS
8 32 (12.60%) Web Services
9 28 (11.02%) CSS3
10 25 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (9.45%) KnockoutJS
12 23 (9.06%) .NET Framework
13 20 (7.87%) WinForms
14 19 (7.48%) XML
15 18 (7.09%) WPF
16 17 (6.69%) Backbone.js
17 16 (6.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (6.30%) Ajax
18 14 (5.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.30%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.94%) iPad
3 10 (3.94%) W3C
3 10 (3.94%) iPhone
4 7 (2.76%) Open Source
4 7 (2.76%) SCADA
4 7 (2.76%) User Experience
5 5 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.57%) Social Media
6 4 (1.57%) EPoS
7 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.18%) GIS
7 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.18%) Replication
8 2 (0.79%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.27%) Windows
2 20 (7.87%) Apple iOS
3 15 (5.91%) UNIX
4 14 (5.51%) Linux
5 13 (5.12%) Android
6 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (25.20%) MVC
3 43 (16.93%) Scrum
4 42 (16.54%) TDD
4 42 (16.54%) OO
5 19 (7.48%) MVVM
6 18 (7.09%) SOA
7 16 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (6.30%) E-Commerce
7 16 (6.30%) Software Engineering
8 15 (5.91%) Unit Testing
8 15 (5.91%) BDD
8 15 (5.91%) OOD
8 15 (5.91%) Content Management
9 12 (4.72%) Automated Testing
9 12 (4.72%) Data Modelling
9 12 (4.72%) iOS Development
9 12 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (4.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (3.54%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 94 (37.01%) C#
2 92 (36.22%) JavaScript
3 65 (25.59%) SQL
4 38 (14.96%) Java
5 24 (9.45%) T-SQL
6 19 (7.48%) PHP
7 13 (5.12%) Objective-C
8 10 (3.94%) C++
9 9 (3.54%) C
9 9 (3.54%) XAML
10 8 (3.15%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.76%) VBA
11 7 (2.76%) COBOL
12 6 (2.36%) VB
13 5 (1.97%) Python
13 5 (1.97%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.97%) Perl
13 5 (1.97%) PHP5
14 4 (1.57%) Ruby
14 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.97%) Degree
4 4 (1.57%) MCITP
4 4 (1.57%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.36%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) HL7
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.36%) Control-M
2 4 (1.57%) Puppet
2 4 (1.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (15.75%) Oracle
2 18 (7.09%) Adobe
3 17 (6.69%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.54%) Apple
5 6 (2.36%) Google
6 5 (1.97%) Northgate
7 4 (1.57%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.57%) Informatica
8 3 (1.18%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.18%) Siebel
8 3 (1.18%) Remedy
8 3 (1.18%) ESRI
9 2 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.79%) SAP
9 2 (0.79%) Lotus
9 2 (0.79%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.39%) Zend
10 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.39%) Facebook
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