The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 116 132 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.91% 16.44% 12.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.58% 17.17% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 86 77
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
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
660 769 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.21% 95.77% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 395 493
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 47
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £18.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 26 May 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 116 (41.73%) JavaScript
2 109 (39.21%) HTML
3 102 (36.69%) Java
4 95 (34.17%) CSS
5 88 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (26.62%) C#
7 73 (26.26%) .NET
8 68 (24.46%) SQL Server
9 62 (22.30%) Banking
10 61 (21.94%) Finance
11 60 (21.58%) SQL
12 48 (17.27%) jQuery
13 46 (16.55%) SOAP
14 43 (15.47%) HTML5
15 42 (15.11%) Web Development
16 41 (14.75%) TDD
16 41 (14.75%) XML
16 41 (14.75%) AngularJS
17 40 (14.39%) Front End Development
18 37 (13.31%) Spring
19 36 (12.95%) MVC
20 35 (12.59%) ASP.NET
21 33 (11.87%) J2EE
22 32 (11.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 31 (11.15%) Oracle
23 31 (11.15%) Scrum
24 30 (10.79%) WebSphere
24 30 (10.79%) IBM
25 28 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
26 26 (9.35%) Android

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 30 (10.79%) WebSphere
2 17 (6.12%) IIS
3 16 (5.76%) Apache
4 8 (2.88%) SAS
5 6 (2.16%) JBoss
5 6 (2.16%) Node.js
6 5 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.44%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.44%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.08%) CMS
8 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.08%) WordPress
9 2 (0.72%) Drupal
9 2 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.36%) CICS
10 1 (0.36%) Kentico
10 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.04%) MS Office
3 9 (3.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (2.16%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) SAP R/3
2 3 (1.08%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.72%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.68%) HTTP
1 13 (4.68%) LDAP
1 13 (4.68%) SMTP
2 11 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.44%) Internet
4 3 (1.08%) SSL
5 2 (0.72%) DNS
6 1 (0.36%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (3.96%) Big Data
3 11 (3.96%) DB2
3 11 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.80%) QlikView
8 4 (1.44%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (1.44%) MySQL
8 4 (1.44%) PowerCenter
8 4 (1.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.08%) Base SAS
9 3 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.08%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.08%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 23 (8.27%) Eclipse
2 11 (3.96%) Android Studio
3 10 (3.60%) JUnit
3 10 (3.60%) Selenium
3 10 (3.60%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.88%) Maven
5 7 (2.52%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.52%) Grunt
6 6 (2.16%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.80%) gulp
8 4 (1.44%) Ant
8 4 (1.44%) JIRA
8 4 (1.44%) webpack
9 3 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.08%) Subversion
10 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.72%) NUnit
10 2 (0.72%) Rational Rose
10 2 (0.72%) Toad
10 2 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 62 (22.30%) Banking
2 61 (21.94%) Finance
3 9 (3.24%) Marketing
4 7 (2.52%) Retail
5 5 (1.80%) Legal
6 4 (1.44%) Automotive
6 4 (1.44%) Back Office
6 4 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.44%) Law
7 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (39.21%) HTML
2 95 (34.17%) CSS
3 73 (26.26%) .NET
4 48 (17.27%) jQuery
5 46 (16.55%) SOAP
6 43 (15.47%) HTML5
7 41 (14.75%) AngularJS
7 41 (14.75%) XML
8 37 (13.31%) Spring
9 35 (12.59%) ASP.NET
10 33 (11.87%) J2EE
11 32 (11.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (9.35%) CSS3
13 26 (9.35%) Hibernate
13 26 (9.35%) JSP
14 24 (8.63%) Web Services
15 21 (7.55%) .NET Framework
16 19 (6.83%) Android SDK
17 18 (6.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.35%) User Experience
2 21 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.24%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.52%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.52%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (2.16%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.44%) DataPower
7 4 (1.44%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.08%) iPad
9 2 (0.72%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.72%) iPhone
9 2 (0.72%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.72%) W3C
10 1 (0.36%) Ergonomics
10 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.35%) Android
2 18 (6.47%) Unix
3 11 (3.96%) Windows
3 11 (3.96%) zOS
4 10 (3.60%) Linux
5 7 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) MVS
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (15.11%) Web Development
3 41 (14.75%) TDD
4 40 (14.39%) Front End Development
5 36 (12.95%) MVC
6 31 (11.15%) Scrum
7 25 (8.99%) Android Development
8 24 (8.63%) OO
9 23 (8.27%) Unit Testing
10 20 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (5.76%) Workflow
12 14 (5.04%) DevOps
12 14 (5.04%) ETL
12 14 (5.04%) Software Engineering
13 13 (4.68%) Technical Analysis
14 12 (4.32%) Security Operations
14 12 (4.32%) Use Case
15 11 (3.96%) Open Source
15 11 (3.96%) SOA
15 11 (3.96%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 116 (41.73%) JavaScript
2 102 (36.69%) Java
3 74 (26.62%) C#
4 60 (21.58%) SQL
5 24 (8.63%) PHP
6 14 (5.04%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.68%) VB
8 12 (4.32%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.24%) ABAP
10 6 (2.16%) Python
11 5 (1.80%) Apple Swift
11 5 (1.80%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.80%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.44%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (1.44%) Perl
13 3 (1.08%) COBOL
13 3 (1.08%) JCL
14 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (4.68%) Degree
2 10 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.52%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.52%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.16%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) SLA
3 2 (0.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (4.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (11.15%) Oracle
2 30 (10.79%) IBM
3 26 (9.35%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.40%) SAP
5 13 (4.68%) Adobe
6 7 (2.52%) Sun
7 5 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.44%) Informatica
8 4 (1.44%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.44%) Tableau
9 3 (1.08%) Cognos
9 3 (1.08%) RedGate
9 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.72%) Teradata
10 2 (0.72%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.36%) Ektron
11 1 (0.36%) Google
11 1 (0.36%) Sencha
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