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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 126 131 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.60% 14.25% 14.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.38% 15.02% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 75 78
Average daily rate £353 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £276 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.86% +8.57%
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
725 872 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.52% 94.89% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 426 442
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 46
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 114 (41.01%) JavaScript
2 107 (38.49%) HTML
3 100 (35.97%) Java
4 96 (34.53%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (34.17%) CSS
6 72 (25.90%) C#
6 72 (25.90%) .NET
7 65 (23.38%) SQL Server
8 62 (22.30%) Banking
9 61 (21.94%) Finance
10 60 (21.58%) SQL
11 49 (17.63%) SOAP
12 47 (16.91%) XML
13 45 (16.19%) AngularJS
13 45 (16.19%) Front End Development
14 42 (15.11%) jQuery
14 42 (15.11%) HTML5
15 40 (14.39%) Web Development
16 38 (13.67%) TDD
17 37 (13.31%) Spring
18 35 (12.59%) Scrum
19 34 (12.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 33 (11.87%) MVC
21 31 (11.15%) ASP.NET
22 30 (10.79%) WebSphere
23 29 (10.43%) J2EE
24 28 (10.07%) Oracle
24 28 (10.07%) Hibernate
24 28 (10.07%) User Experience
25 27 (9.71%) JSP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 30 (10.79%) WebSphere
2 16 (5.76%) Apache
2 16 (5.76%) IIS
3 12 (4.32%) SAS
4 5 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.80%) JBoss
5 3 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.08%) Node.js
5 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.08%) WordPress
6 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.72%) Drupal
6 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.36%) CMS
7 1 (0.36%) Kentico
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.04%) MS Office
3 9 (3.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.80%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) SAP R/3
2 3 (1.08%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.19%) HTTP
2 14 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.68%) LDAP
3 13 (4.68%) SMTP
4 4 (1.44%) Internet
5 3 (1.08%) SSL
6 2 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.32%) Big Data
3 11 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.52%) QlikView
6 6 (2.16%) BusinessObjects XI
6 6 (2.16%) MySQL
7 5 (1.80%) Base SAS
7 5 (1.80%) PowerCenter
7 5 (1.80%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.44%) DB2
8 4 (1.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (7.91%) Eclipse
2 12 (4.32%) Grunt
3 11 (3.96%) Android Studio
4 10 (3.60%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.60%) gulp
4 10 (3.60%) Selenium
4 10 (3.60%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.24%) JUnit
5 9 (3.24%) webpack
6 7 (2.52%) Maven
7 4 (1.44%) JIRA
7 4 (1.44%) Subversion
7 4 (1.44%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.08%) Ant
8 3 (1.08%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.72%) Bower
9 2 (0.72%) NUnit
9 2 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.72%) Toad
9 2 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 62 (22.30%) Banking
2 61 (21.94%) Finance
3 9 (3.24%) Marketing
4 8 (2.88%) Retail
5 5 (1.80%) Automotive
5 5 (1.80%) Legal
6 4 (1.44%) Back Office
6 4 (1.44%) Law
7 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (38.49%) HTML
2 95 (34.17%) CSS
3 72 (25.90%) .NET
4 49 (17.63%) SOAP
5 47 (16.91%) XML
6 45 (16.19%) AngularJS
7 42 (15.11%) HTML5
7 42 (15.11%) jQuery
8 37 (13.31%) Spring
9 34 (12.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 31 (11.15%) ASP.NET
11 29 (10.43%) J2EE
12 28 (10.07%) Hibernate
13 27 (9.71%) JSP
14 25 (8.99%) CSS3
15 24 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (7.91%) Web Services
17 21 (7.55%) .NET Framework
17 21 (7.55%) WCF
18 20 (7.19%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.07%) User Experience
2 18 (6.47%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.68%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.16%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.16%) DataPower
5 6 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.16%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.44%) Blockchain
6 4 (1.44%) Cryptocurrency
6 4 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.08%) iPad
7 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.08%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.72%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.72%) iPhone
8 2 (0.72%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.63%) Android
2 17 (6.12%) Unix
3 11 (3.96%) zOS
4 10 (3.60%) Windows
5 8 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.88%) Linux
6 1 (0.36%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (34.53%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (16.19%) Front End Development
3 40 (14.39%) Web Development
4 38 (13.67%) TDD
5 35 (12.59%) Scrum
6 33 (11.87%) MVC
7 25 (8.99%) OO
8 23 (8.27%) Android Development
9 21 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (7.55%) Unit Testing
10 17 (6.12%) Software Engineering
11 16 (5.76%) Workflow
12 15 (5.40%) DevOps
12 15 (5.40%) Use Case
13 14 (5.04%) OOA/OOD
13 14 (5.04%) Open Source
13 14 (5.04%) Software Architecture
14 13 (4.68%) Technical Analysis
15 12 (4.32%) Functional Programming
15 12 (4.32%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 114 (41.01%) JavaScript
2 100 (35.97%) Java
3 72 (25.90%) C#
4 60 (21.58%) SQL
5 26 (9.35%) PHP
6 14 (5.04%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.68%) VB
8 10 (3.60%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.60%) TypeScript
9 9 (3.24%) ABAP
9 9 (3.24%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (2.16%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.16%) Python
11 4 (1.44%) Perl
12 3 (1.08%) C++
12 3 (1.08%) COBOL
12 3 (1.08%) JCL
12 3 (1.08%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (5.04%) Degree
2 7 (2.52%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) MCSE
6 1 (0.36%) MCT
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) 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
2 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (10.07%) Oracle
2 27 (9.71%) IBM
3 20 (7.19%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.76%) SAP
5 13 (4.68%) Adobe
6 7 (2.52%) Sun
7 5 (1.80%) Tableau
8 4 (1.44%) Informatica
8 4 (1.44%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.44%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.72%) RedGate
9 2 (0.72%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.36%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos
10 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.36%) Google
10 1 (0.36%) Sage
10 1 (0.36%) Sencha
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
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