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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 129 137 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.46% 18.90% 14.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.39% 20.39% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 79 45
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £235 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
838 672 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.95% 92.69% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 343 231
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 66 44
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 91 (40.44%) .NET
2 84 (37.33%) JavaScript
3 77 (34.22%) C#
4 72 (32.00%) jQuery
5 70 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (28.00%) HTML
7 60 (26.67%) Finance
8 58 (25.78%) SQL
9 51 (22.67%) CSS
10 50 (22.22%) MVC
11 49 (21.78%) SQL Server
12 41 (18.22%) TDD
13 40 (17.78%) WCF
13 40 (17.78%) ASP.NET
14 35 (15.56%) AngularJS
15 34 (15.11%) HTML5
15 34 (15.11%) OO
16 33 (14.67%) Scrum
17 30 (13.33%) Java
18 28 (12.44%) Oracle
18 28 (12.44%) Backbone.js
19 27 (12.00%) Visual Studio
20 26 (11.56%) KnockoutJS
21 24 (10.67%) .NET Framework
22 23 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
23 22 (9.78%) CSS3
23 22 (9.78%) CMS
23 22 (9.78%) T-SQL
24 19 (8.44%) WinForms
25 18 (8.00%) SOA

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 22 (9.78%) CMS
2 14 (6.22%) Adobe CQ
3 7 (3.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.67%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.67%) Kentico
5 5 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.22%) SAS
6 3 (1.33%) IIS
7 2 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (0.89%) Apache
7 2 (0.89%) JBoss
7 2 (0.89%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.89%) WordPress
7 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.89%) Drupal
7 2 (0.89%) DNN
7 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.89%) Lync
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) ResourceLink
2 4 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.33%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (1.33%) Staffware
3 3 (1.33%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Heroku
1 3 (1.33%) PaaS
2 2 (0.89%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) Network Security
1 1 (0.44%) Intranet
1 1 (0.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (4.89%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.56%) DB2
5 7 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.78%) DTS
6 4 (1.78%) PowerCenter
6 4 (1.78%) QlikView
7 3 (1.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.33%) Base SAS
7 3 (1.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.33%) MySQL
7 3 (1.33%) OLAP
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.89%) Ingres
8 2 (0.89%) UniData
Development Applications
1 27 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.44%) TeamCity
4 9 (4.00%) NUnit
5 8 (3.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (3.11%) Selenium
7 6 (2.67%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.22%) MSBuild
8 5 (2.22%) MSTest
8 5 (2.22%) Xcode
9 4 (1.78%) Subversion
10 3 (1.33%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.33%) Toad
10 3 (1.33%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.33%) JUnit
11 2 (0.89%) Maven
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.44%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.44%) Redmine
General
1 60 (26.67%) Finance
2 12 (5.33%) Banking
3 7 (3.11%) Marketing
3 7 (3.11%) Retail
4 6 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.22%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.78%) Electronics
6 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.89%) Back Office
7 2 (0.89%) Publishing
7 2 (0.89%) Automotive
7 2 (0.89%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.89%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (40.44%) .NET
2 72 (32.00%) jQuery
3 63 (28.00%) HTML
4 51 (22.67%) CSS
5 40 (17.78%) WCF
5 40 (17.78%) ASP.NET
6 35 (15.56%) AngularJS
7 34 (15.11%) HTML5
8 28 (12.44%) Backbone.js
9 26 (11.56%) KnockoutJS
10 24 (10.67%) .NET Framework
11 23 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (9.78%) CSS3
13 19 (8.44%) WinForms
14 18 (8.00%) Web Services
15 16 (7.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (6.67%) WPF
17 14 (6.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 13 (5.78%) Spring
19 12 (5.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.56%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.33%) W3C
4 11 (4.89%) User Experience
5 8 (3.56%) EPoS
6 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.78%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.78%) DTV
8 3 (1.33%) iPad
8 3 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.33%) iPhone
8 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.89%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.89%) SCADA
9 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.89%) VSAM
9 2 (0.89%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.56%) Apple iOS
1 17 (7.56%) Android
2 16 (7.11%) Windows
3 10 (4.44%) UNIX
4 2 (0.89%) Linux
4 2 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (22.22%) MVC
3 41 (18.22%) TDD
4 34 (15.11%) OO
5 33 (14.67%) Scrum
6 18 (8.00%) SOA
6 18 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (7.11%) BDD
7 16 (7.11%) MVVM
8 14 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (5.78%) Domain-Driven Design
9 13 (5.78%) OOD
10 12 (5.33%) Content Management
11 11 (4.89%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.44%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (4.44%) System Testing
13 9 (4.00%) OOP
13 9 (4.00%) Automated Testing
14 8 (3.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 84 (37.33%) JavaScript
2 77 (34.22%) C#
3 58 (25.78%) SQL
4 30 (13.33%) Java
5 22 (9.78%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.00%) PHP
7 8 (3.56%) XAML
8 7 (3.11%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.11%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.11%) C
9 5 (2.22%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.22%) COBOL
9 5 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.78%) Python
10 4 (1.78%) VBA
10 4 (1.78%) Ruby
11 3 (1.33%) PHP5
11 3 (1.33%) JCL
11 3 (1.33%) VB
11 3 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (4.44%) Degree
2 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.33%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.89%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) HL7
1 1 (0.44%) QA
1 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.44%) Nagios
2 1 (0.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (12.44%) Oracle
2 17 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.56%) Adobe
3 6 (2.67%) Google
4 5 (2.22%) Northgate
4 5 (2.22%) SAP
5 3 (1.33%) MobileIron
5 3 (1.33%) Remedy
5 3 (1.33%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.33%) Informatica
5 3 (1.33%) Siebel
6 2 (0.89%) Sun
6 2 (0.89%) IBM
6 2 (0.89%) Lotus
6 2 (0.89%) Apple
6 2 (0.89%) Endeca
6 2 (0.89%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.44%) Splunk
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.44%) Business Objects
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