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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 138 126 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.45% 14.21% 14.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.87% 15.05% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 76 52
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
818 837 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.60% 94.36% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 442 278
Average daily rate £353 £359 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.67% +10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 40 38
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £9.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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.

1 113 (42.01%) .NET
2 100 (37.17%) C#
3 92 (34.20%) JavaScript
4 85 (31.60%) HTML
4 85 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (29.74%) MVC
6 77 (28.62%) SQL
6 77 (28.62%) CSS
7 67 (24.91%) jQuery
8 63 (23.42%) Finance
9 61 (22.68%) SQL Server
10 48 (17.84%) Scrum
11 47 (17.47%) ASP.NET
11 47 (17.47%) OO
12 46 (17.10%) Oracle
12 46 (17.10%) WCF
12 46 (17.10%) HTML5
13 45 (16.73%) Java
14 43 (15.99%) Web Services
14 43 (15.99%) AngularJS
15 40 (14.87%) TDD
16 37 (13.75%) Visual Studio
17 31 (11.52%) .NET Framework
17 31 (11.52%) Banking
18 30 (11.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (10.78%) CMS
20 28 (10.41%) CSS3
21 26 (9.67%) XML
22 23 (8.55%) Apple iOS
23 22 (8.18%) KnockoutJS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (10.78%) CMS
2 16 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.20%) Kentico
3 14 (5.20%) Adobe CQ
4 11 (4.09%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.35%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.60%) SAS
6 7 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.86%) IIS
7 5 (1.86%) JBoss
7 5 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.86%) Node.js
8 4 (1.49%) Confluence
9 3 (1.12%) Drupal
9 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.12%) Apache
9 3 (1.12%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.35%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.12%) MS Office
4 2 (0.74%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.12%) Magento
3 2 (0.74%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.74%) Staffware
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.37%) HFM
4 1 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.12%) PaaS
1 3 (1.12%) Heroku
2 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (0.74%) Google Checkout
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.35%) Internet
2 5 (1.86%) HTTP
2 5 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.49%) AMQP
4 2 (0.74%) Skype
5 1 (0.37%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.20%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.35%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (2.60%) PowerCenter
6 7 (2.60%) UniData
6 7 (2.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 6 (2.23%) Data Mart
7 6 (2.23%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.23%) QlikView
7 6 (2.23%) MySQL
8 5 (1.86%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.86%) Big Data
8 5 (1.86%) DB2
8 5 (1.86%) OLAP
8 5 (1.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 37 (13.75%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.20%) NUnit
3 14 (5.20%) Xcode
4 11 (4.09%) Subversion
5 9 (3.35%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.60%) Toad
6 7 (2.60%) Ant
6 7 (2.60%) JUnit
7 6 (2.23%) JIRA
8 5 (1.86%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.86%) MSTest
9 4 (1.49%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.49%) Gradle
9 4 (1.49%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.12%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.12%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.12%) Selenium
10 3 (1.12%) ProC
10 3 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 63 (23.42%) Finance
2 31 (11.52%) Banking
3 6 (2.23%) Retail
4 2 (0.74%) Marketing
4 2 (0.74%) Spanish Language
4 2 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
5 1 (0.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (42.01%) .NET
2 85 (31.60%) HTML
3 77 (28.62%) CSS
4 67 (24.91%) jQuery
5 47 (17.47%) ASP.NET
6 46 (17.10%) HTML5
6 46 (17.10%) WCF
7 43 (15.99%) Web Services
7 43 (15.99%) AngularJS
8 31 (11.52%) .NET Framework
9 30 (11.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (10.41%) CSS3
11 26 (9.67%) XML
12 22 (8.18%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (7.06%) WinForms
14 18 (6.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (6.32%) Ajax
15 17 (6.32%) WPF
16 16 (5.95%) Spring
16 16 (5.95%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.95%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.46%) iPad
3 12 (4.46%) iPhone
4 10 (3.72%) Open Source
4 10 (3.72%) W3C
5 8 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.97%) User Experience
6 7 (2.60%) SCADA
7 5 (1.86%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.86%) Replication
8 4 (1.49%) Social Media
9 3 (1.12%) GIS
9 3 (1.12%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.12%) EPoS
9 3 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.74%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.74%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.55%) Apple iOS
2 21 (7.81%) Windows
3 14 (5.20%) Linux
3 14 (5.20%) UNIX
4 12 (4.46%) Android
5 4 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.12%) MVS
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.37%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.74%) MVC
3 48 (17.84%) Scrum
4 47 (17.47%) OO
5 40 (14.87%) TDD
6 20 (7.43%) Unit Testing
7 18 (6.69%) MVVM
8 17 (6.32%) E-Commerce
8 17 (6.32%) SOA
8 17 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (5.58%) OOD
9 15 (5.58%) Software Engineering
9 15 (5.58%) iOS Development
10 14 (5.20%) Web Development
10 14 (5.20%) Content Management
11 13 (4.83%) BDD
12 12 (4.46%) Automated Testing
13 11 (4.09%) Data Modelling
14 10 (3.72%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (3.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 100 (37.17%) C#
2 92 (34.20%) JavaScript
3 77 (28.62%) SQL
4 45 (16.73%) Java
5 22 (8.18%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.32%) PHP
7 15 (5.58%) Objective-C
8 11 (4.09%) C++
9 9 (3.35%) XAML
10 8 (2.97%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.60%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.23%) Python
13 5 (1.86%) VB
13 5 (1.86%) C
14 4 (1.49%) COBOL
14 4 (1.49%) Perl
14 4 (1.49%) VBA
14 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.49%) Ruby
15 3 (1.12%) RPG
Qualifications
1 11 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.60%) Degree
4 4 (1.49%) MCITP
4 4 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.60%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) HL7
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.23%) Control-M
2 4 (1.49%) Puppet
2 4 (1.49%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 46 (17.10%) Oracle
2 20 (7.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.69%) Adobe
4 11 (4.09%) Apple
5 6 (2.23%) Google
6 5 (1.86%) Informatica
7 4 (1.49%) Remedy
7 4 (1.49%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.49%) Northgate
7 4 (1.49%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.12%) ESRI
9 2 (0.74%) Lotus
9 2 (0.74%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.74%) SAP
9 2 (0.74%) Coremetrics
9 2 (0.74%) PayPal
10 1 (0.37%) Zend
10 1 (0.37%) Facebook
10 1 (0.37%) Twitter
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