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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 148 135 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.85% 16.71% 18.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.02% 17.35% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 79 83
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 - £19.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
672 778 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.65% 96.29% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 406 365
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (36.08%) JavaScript
2 103 (35.40%) HTML
3 99 (34.02%) Java
4 89 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (29.21%) CSS
6 83 (28.52%) .NET
7 79 (27.15%) C#
8 72 (24.74%) Finance
9 65 (22.34%) SQL
10 58 (19.93%) Banking
11 50 (17.18%) SQL Server
12 47 (16.15%) ASP.NET
13 44 (15.12%) XML
14 41 (14.09%) AngularJS
15 40 (13.75%) Oracle
16 39 (13.40%) MVC
17 37 (12.71%) Front End Development
18 34 (11.68%) HTML5
19 33 (11.34%) WebSphere
19 33 (11.34%) SOAP
20 29 (9.97%) Eclipse
20 29 (9.97%) Scrum
20 29 (9.97%) WCF
20 29 (9.97%) jQuery
21 28 (9.62%) TDD
22 27 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
23 26 (8.93%) Microsoft
24 25 (8.59%) JSP
24 25 (8.59%) J2EE
25 24 (8.25%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 33 (11.34%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.15%) SAS
3 13 (4.47%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.44%) Apache
5 7 (2.41%) CMS
5 7 (2.41%) IIS
5 7 (2.41%) Node.js
6 6 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.37%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.03%) JBoss
9 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Portal
10 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.34%) Kentico
11 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (2.06%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.72%) MS Office
4 4 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.69%) Magento
2 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.34%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.03%) Heroku
2 3 (1.03%) PaaS
3 2 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.22%) HTTP
2 12 (4.12%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.75%) Intranet
4 7 (2.41%) Internet
5 5 (1.72%) LDAP
5 5 (1.72%) SMTP
6 2 (0.69%) DNS
7 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.18%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.56%) DB2
3 19 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (3.78%) PowerCenter
7 10 (3.44%) DB2 UDB
8 9 (3.09%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.75%) Base SAS
9 8 (2.75%) Big Data
9 8 (2.75%) QlikView
9 8 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.41%) BusinessObjects XI
10 7 (2.41%) MySQL
10 7 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.41%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 29 (9.97%) Eclipse
2 16 (5.50%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.15%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.47%) Grunt
4 13 (4.47%) gulp
5 10 (3.44%) Android Studio
6 9 (3.09%) webpack
7 8 (2.75%) Subversion
8 7 (2.41%) JUnit
9 6 (2.06%) Introscope
9 6 (2.06%) NUnit
9 6 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.37%) Maven
10 4 (1.37%) Moq
10 4 (1.37%) Rational Rose
10 4 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.37%) Selenium
11 3 (1.03%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.03%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 72 (24.74%) Finance
2 58 (19.93%) Banking
3 13 (4.47%) Retail
4 8 (2.75%) Marketing
5 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.03%) Automotive
6 3 (1.03%) Law
6 3 (1.03%) Legal
6 3 (1.03%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.69%) Advertising
7 2 (0.69%) Electronics
7 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.69%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (35.40%) HTML
2 85 (29.21%) CSS
3 83 (28.52%) .NET
4 47 (16.15%) ASP.NET
5 44 (15.12%) XML
6 41 (14.09%) AngularJS
7 34 (11.68%) HTML5
8 33 (11.34%) SOAP
9 29 (9.97%) jQuery
9 29 (9.97%) WCF
10 27 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (8.59%) J2EE
11 25 (8.59%) JSP
12 24 (8.25%) Spring
13 22 (7.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (7.22%) Hibernate
14 21 (7.22%) Web Services
15 20 (6.87%) .NET Framework
15 20 (6.87%) CSS3
16 18 (6.19%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.56%) User Experience
2 21 (7.22%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.37%) Blockchain
6 4 (1.37%) Cryptocurrency
6 4 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.03%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.03%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.03%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.03%) Statistics
8 2 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.69%) DataPower
8 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.69%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.69%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.90%) Android
2 19 (6.53%) Linux
3 14 (4.81%) Unix
4 10 (3.44%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.09%) Windows
6 5 (1.72%) zOS
7 3 (1.03%) AIX
7 3 (1.03%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (1.03%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.03%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (13.40%) MVC
3 37 (12.71%) Front End Development
4 29 (9.97%) Scrum
5 28 (9.62%) TDD
6 24 (8.25%) OO
7 21 (7.22%) Android Development
7 21 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.19%) Unit Testing
9 15 (5.15%) Open Source
10 14 (4.81%) Data Modelling
10 14 (4.81%) Web Development
11 13 (4.47%) E-Commerce
11 13 (4.47%) Use Case
12 12 (4.12%) ETL
12 12 (4.12%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (4.12%) Software Architecture
12 12 (4.12%) Software Engineering
13 11 (3.78%) Functional Programming
13 11 (3.78%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 105 (36.08%) JavaScript
2 99 (34.02%) Java
3 79 (27.15%) C#
4 65 (22.34%) SQL
5 15 (5.15%) PHP
6 14 (4.81%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.09%) CoffeeScript
7 9 (3.09%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.75%) Python
8 8 (2.75%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.41%) VB
10 5 (1.72%) ABAP
10 5 (1.72%) C++
10 5 (1.72%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.03%) COBOL
11 3 (1.03%) JCL
11 3 (1.03%) Perl
11 3 (1.03%) VBA
12 2 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (3.44%) Degree
2 5 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.37%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) MCAD
5 1 (0.34%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) MCSD
5 1 (0.34%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) MCT
5 1 (0.34%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.47%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.72%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) SDET
3 2 (0.69%) WCAG
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.06%) CA Wily
2 3 (1.03%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.03%) Control-M
2 3 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (13.75%) Oracle
2 26 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.19%) IBM
4 15 (5.15%) SAP
5 11 (3.78%) Adobe
6 10 (3.44%) Informatica
7 6 (2.06%) CA
7 6 (2.06%) Tableau
8 4 (1.37%) Sun
9 3 (1.03%) Google
9 3 (1.03%) MobileIron
9 3 (1.03%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.69%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.69%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.34%) Citrix
11 1 (0.34%) Cognos
11 1 (0.34%) Endeca
11 1 (0.34%) hybris
11 1 (0.34%) Progress
11 1 (0.34%) VMware
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