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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 12 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 81 171 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.67% 22.56% 20.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.51% 24.02% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 103 92
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £310 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £399
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 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
771 712 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.00% 93.93% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 350 360
Average daily rate £368 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 57 53
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.38 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £23.25 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 76 (39.38%) JavaScript
2 66 (34.20%) HTML
3 54 (27.98%) CSS
3 54 (27.98%) Finance
4 53 (27.46%) Java
5 50 (25.91%) C#
6 49 (25.39%) .NET
7 44 (22.80%) SQL Server
8 40 (20.73%) SQL
9 36 (18.65%) Oracle
10 34 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (17.62%) TDD
11 31 (16.06%) OO
12 29 (15.03%) MVC
12 29 (15.03%) jQuery
13 28 (14.51%) Web Services
13 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET
14 27 (13.99%) WCF
15 26 (13.47%) Spring
15 26 (13.47%) Microsoft
16 25 (12.95%) Scrum
17 21 (10.88%) JSP
17 21 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (10.88%) Hibernate
18 18 (9.33%) .NET Framework
18 18 (9.33%) XML
19 17 (8.81%) Visual Studio
19 17 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (8.81%) Unit Testing
19 17 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (8.29%) WebSphere
2 11 (5.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (5.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.55%) SAS
7 2 (1.04%) Lync
7 2 (1.04%) DNN
7 2 (1.04%) CMS
7 2 (1.04%) Papyrus
8 1 (0.52%) Drupal
8 1 (0.52%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.52%) Apache
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.04%) Exstream
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.52%) Staffware
2 1 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) DNS
1 2 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.80%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (7.25%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (6.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.11%) PowerCenter
9 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.59%) DB2
10 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.07%) DTS
11 3 (1.55%) OLAP
11 3 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.55%) Base SAS
11 3 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (1.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 17 (8.81%) Visual Studio
1 17 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.25%) Eclipse
3 12 (6.22%) NUnit
4 5 (2.59%) JUnit
5 4 (2.07%) Selenium
6 3 (1.55%) JIRA
7 2 (1.04%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.04%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.04%) Maven
7 2 (1.04%) Subversion
8 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.52%) Ant
8 1 (0.52%) ERwin
8 1 (0.52%) MyEclipse
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.52%) Redmine
General
1 54 (27.98%) Finance
2 15 (7.77%) Banking
3 10 (5.18%) Retail
4 6 (3.11%) Spanish Language
5 5 (2.59%) Marketing
5 5 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.55%) Automotive
6 3 (1.55%) Legal
7 2 (1.04%) Electronics
7 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.04%) Publishing
7 2 (1.04%) Front Office
7 2 (1.04%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.04%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (34.20%) HTML
2 54 (27.98%) CSS
3 49 (25.39%) .NET
4 29 (15.03%) jQuery
5 28 (14.51%) Web Services
5 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET
6 27 (13.99%) WCF
7 26 (13.47%) Spring
8 21 (10.88%) JSP
8 21 (10.88%) Hibernate
9 18 (9.33%) .NET Framework
9 18 (9.33%) XML
10 16 (8.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 15 (7.77%) Dojo
11 15 (7.77%) J2EE
11 15 (7.77%) HTML5
11 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (6.22%) Ajax
13 10 (5.18%) Struts
13 10 (5.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.18%) N-Tier
2 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.07%) EFT
4 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.07%) APACS
5 3 (1.55%) CESG
5 3 (1.55%) EPoS
5 3 (1.55%) W3C
6 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.04%) DTV
6 2 (1.04%) Statistics
6 2 (1.04%) Tandem
6 2 (1.04%) VSAM
7 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.66%) Windows
2 6 (3.11%) Android
2 6 (3.11%) UNIX
3 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.04%) Linux
4 2 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (17.62%) TDD
2 31 (16.06%) OO
3 29 (15.03%) MVC
4 25 (12.95%) Scrum
5 17 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (8.81%) Unit Testing
6 16 (8.29%) SOA
7 13 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (5.70%) Automated Testing
8 11 (5.70%) ETL
9 9 (4.66%) Configuration Management
10 8 (4.15%) E-Commerce
11 7 (3.63%) Data Modelling
11 7 (3.63%) Change Control
12 6 (3.11%) Analytics
12 6 (3.11%) Refactoring
12 6 (3.11%) Web Development
12 6 (3.11%) Software Engineering
13 5 (2.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 76 (39.38%) JavaScript
2 53 (27.46%) Java
3 50 (25.91%) C#
4 40 (20.73%) SQL
5 15 (7.77%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.63%) PHP
7 4 (2.07%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.07%) C++
8 3 (1.55%) Ruby
8 3 (1.55%) Python
8 3 (1.55%) VB
8 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.55%) VBA
9 2 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.52%) COBOL
10 1 (0.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.52%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.63%) Degree
2 5 (2.59%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.55%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.07%) QA
1 4 (2.07%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.52%) HL7
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) SCCM
2 1 (0.52%) Nagios
2 1 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (18.65%) Oracle
2 26 (13.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.18%) JBoss
4 9 (4.66%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.59%) Sun
6 3 (1.55%) Dundas
6 3 (1.55%) Google
6 3 (1.55%) HP
6 3 (1.55%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.04%) IBM
7 2 (1.04%) Informatica
7 2 (1.04%) SAP
7 2 (1.04%) Zend
8 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.52%) Splunk
8 1 (0.52%) Pardot
8 1 (0.52%) Marketo
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