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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 10 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 93 186 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.18% 25.34% 20.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.09% 27.07% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 103 92
Average daily rate
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£368 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
769 687 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.43% 93.60% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 329 339
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 57 59
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £42.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 85 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 65 (31.71%) HTML
3 62 (30.24%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (29.76%) .NET
5 59 (28.78%) Finance
6 57 (27.80%) C#
7 53 (25.85%) CSS
8 52 (25.37%) Java
9 49 (23.90%) SQL
10 45 (21.95%) SQL Server
11 43 (20.98%) OO
12 41 (20.00%) MVC
13 39 (19.02%) TDD
14 37 (18.05%) Oracle
14 37 (18.05%) ASP.NET
15 35 (17.07%) WCF
15 35 (17.07%) jQuery
16 33 (16.10%) Scrum
17 27 (13.17%) Web Services
18 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
18 24 (11.71%) Spring
19 23 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
20 22 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC
21 21 (10.24%) JSP
21 21 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (10.24%) Hibernate
22 20 (9.76%) SOA
22 20 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (9.76%) .NET Framework
23 19 (9.27%) Visual Studio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 14 (6.83%) WebSphere
2 12 (5.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (4.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.95%) SAS
4 4 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.98%) Lync
6 2 (0.98%) DNN
6 2 (0.98%) CMS
6 2 (0.98%) Papyrus
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.49%) IIS
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
7 1 (0.49%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.49%) Drupal
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.98%) Exstream
3 1 (0.49%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.49%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.98%) DNS
1 2 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (7.80%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.93%) PowerCenter
9 5 (2.44%) DTS
9 5 (2.44%) DB2
9 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.46%) Base SAS
11 3 (1.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.46%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (1.46%) OLAP
11 3 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.46%) MySQL
12 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (9.27%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.83%) Eclipse
4 13 (6.34%) NUnit
5 9 (4.39%) Selenium
6 6 (2.93%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.93%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.44%) MSBuild
7 5 (2.44%) JUnit
8 3 (1.46%) JIRA
8 3 (1.46%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.98%) Subversion
9 2 (0.98%) Maven
9 2 (0.98%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.49%) MyEclipse
10 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.49%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.49%) Redmine
General
1 59 (28.78%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Banking
3 10 (4.88%) Retail
4 7 (3.41%) Marketing
4 7 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.44%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.95%) Electronics
6 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.46%) Automotive
8 2 (0.98%) Legal
8 2 (0.98%) Front Office
8 2 (0.98%) Publishing
8 2 (0.98%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (31.71%) HTML
2 61 (29.76%) .NET
3 53 (25.85%) CSS
4 37 (18.05%) ASP.NET
5 35 (17.07%) WCF
5 35 (17.07%) jQuery
6 27 (13.17%) Web Services
7 24 (11.71%) Spring
8 22 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (10.24%) Hibernate
9 21 (10.24%) JSP
10 20 (9.76%) .NET Framework
11 17 (8.29%) AngularJS
12 15 (7.32%) Backbone.js
12 15 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (7.32%) HTML5
12 15 (7.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 15 (7.32%) Dojo
13 14 (6.83%) J2EE
14 13 (6.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.37%) N-Tier
1 11 (5.37%) User Experience
2 7 (3.41%) EPoS
2 7 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.95%) APACS
5 4 (1.95%) EFT
5 4 (1.95%) DTV
6 3 (1.46%) W3C
7 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.98%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.98%) Tandem
7 2 (0.98%) VSAM
7 2 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.90%) Windows
2 7 (3.41%) UNIX
3 6 (2.93%) Android
4 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.24%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.98%) OO
3 41 (20.00%) MVC
4 39 (19.02%) TDD
5 33 (16.10%) Scrum
6 21 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (9.76%) SOA
7 20 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (8.29%) Unit Testing
9 12 (5.85%) Automated Testing
10 11 (5.37%) Coaching
11 10 (4.88%) Software Engineering
11 10 (4.88%) ETL
11 10 (4.88%) Configuration Management
12 9 (4.39%) OOD
12 9 (4.39%) System Testing
12 9 (4.39%) BDD
13 8 (3.90%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (3.90%) E-Commerce
14 7 (3.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 85 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 57 (27.80%) C#
3 52 (25.37%) Java
4 49 (23.90%) SQL
5 16 (7.80%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.90%) PHP
7 6 (2.93%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.93%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.95%) C++
8 4 (1.95%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.46%) VBA
9 3 (1.46%) Python
9 3 (1.46%) Ruby
10 2 (0.98%) VB
10 2 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.98%) COBOL
11 1 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.49%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) JCL
11 1 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (4.88%) Degree
2 5 (2.44%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.46%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.95%) ISO 8583
1 4 (1.95%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (4.39%) SCCM
2 1 (0.49%) OpenView
2 1 (0.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (18.05%) Oracle
2 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.88%) JBoss
4 8 (3.90%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.44%) Sun
6 4 (1.95%) SAP
7 3 (1.46%) HP
7 3 (1.46%) Informatica
7 3 (1.46%) Google
7 3 (1.46%) Dundas
7 3 (1.46%) MobileIron
8 2 (0.98%) Endeca
8 2 (0.98%) Zend
8 2 (0.98%) IBM
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.49%) Northgate
9 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.49%) Splunk
9 1 (0.49%) Marketo
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