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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 128 134 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.64% 18.16% 15.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.58% 19.94% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 82 40
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £36.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -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
728 672 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.67% 91.06% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 363 188
Average daily rate £365 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 42 63
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £17.60 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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.

1 106 (45.89%) .NET
2 93 (40.26%) JavaScript
3 92 (39.83%) C#
4 79 (34.20%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (32.90%) jQuery
6 69 (29.87%) HTML
7 67 (29.00%) MVC
8 66 (28.57%) SQL
9 64 (27.71%) CSS
10 60 (25.97%) Finance
11 48 (20.78%) WCF
12 46 (19.91%) ASP.NET
13 45 (19.48%) Scrum
14 44 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 44 (19.05%) OO
15 43 (18.61%) TDD
16 41 (17.75%) AngularJS
17 36 (15.58%) HTML5
18 34 (14.72%) KnockoutJS
18 34 (14.72%) Oracle
19 31 (13.42%) Visual Studio
19 31 (13.42%) CMS
20 28 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
21 26 (11.26%) Backbone.js
21 26 (11.26%) Web Services
22 25 (10.82%) CSS3
23 24 (10.39%) T-SQL
24 23 (9.96%) Java
25 22 (9.52%) .NET Framework
26 21 (9.09%) SOA

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 31 (13.42%) CMS
2 14 (6.06%) Adobe CQ
3 13 (5.63%) Kentico
4 12 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.03%) SAS
6 6 (2.60%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.73%) Drupal
8 3 (1.30%) IIS
8 3 (1.30%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.87%) Node.js
9 2 (0.87%) WordPress
9 2 (0.87%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (0.87%) JBoss
9 2 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.43%) Apache
10 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (4.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (2.60%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.30%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.87%) Staffware
4 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) PaaS
1 3 (1.30%) Heroku
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.87%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) FTP
1 1 (0.43%) Intranet
1 1 (0.43%) Internet
1 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.19%) Oracle Database
2 12 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.60%) PowerCenter
5 6 (2.60%) DB2
6 5 (2.16%) MySQL
6 5 (2.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (1.73%) QlikView
7 4 (1.73%) OLAP
8 3 (1.30%) UniData
8 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.87%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 31 (13.42%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.63%) NUnit
2 13 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.19%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (3.03%) Xcode
6 6 (2.60%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.60%) Toad
7 5 (2.16%) Selenium
7 5 (2.16%) MSTest
7 5 (2.16%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.73%) Subversion
9 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.87%) Grunt
10 2 (0.87%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.43%) PVCS
11 1 (0.43%) Ant
11 1 (0.43%) JUnit
11 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.43%) ProC
General
1 60 (25.97%) Finance
2 16 (6.93%) Banking
3 5 (2.16%) Retail
4 4 (1.73%) Marketing
5 3 (1.30%) Electronics
5 3 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.30%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Automotive
6 2 (0.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (45.89%) .NET
2 76 (32.90%) jQuery
3 69 (29.87%) HTML
4 64 (27.71%) CSS
5 48 (20.78%) WCF
6 46 (19.91%) ASP.NET
7 41 (17.75%) AngularJS
8 36 (15.58%) HTML5
9 34 (14.72%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (11.26%) Backbone.js
11 26 (11.26%) Web Services
12 25 (10.82%) CSS3
13 22 (9.52%) .NET Framework
14 20 (8.66%) WinForms
15 19 (8.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (6.06%) NHibernate
17 13 (5.63%) XML
17 13 (5.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.49%) Mobile App
1 15 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.33%) W3C
3 7 (3.03%) EPoS
3 7 (3.03%) User Experience
4 5 (2.16%) SCADA
4 5 (2.16%) iPad
4 5 (2.16%) iPhone
5 4 (1.73%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.73%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.30%) DTV
6 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.30%) Social Media
7 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.87%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.87%) Replication
8 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.93%) Windows
2 15 (6.49%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.63%) UNIX
3 13 (5.63%) Android
4 6 (2.60%) Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.20%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.00%) MVC
3 45 (19.48%) Scrum
4 44 (19.05%) OO
5 43 (18.61%) TDD
6 21 (9.09%) SOA
6 21 (9.09%) BDD
7 19 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.36%) OOD
8 17 (7.36%) MVVM
9 16 (6.93%) Domain-Driven Design
10 15 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.06%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.63%) Data Modelling
12 13 (5.63%) Automated Testing
12 13 (5.63%) Content Management
13 11 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (4.33%) Unit Testing
15 9 (3.90%) E-Commerce
15 9 (3.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 93 (40.26%) JavaScript
2 92 (39.83%) C#
3 66 (28.57%) SQL
4 24 (10.39%) T-SQL
5 23 (9.96%) Java
6 18 (7.79%) PHP
7 8 (3.46%) Objective-C
7 8 (3.46%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.46%) C
7 8 (3.46%) XAML
8 6 (2.60%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.16%) C++
9 5 (2.16%) VBA
9 5 (2.16%) VB
9 5 (2.16%) PHP5
10 4 (1.73%) COBOL
10 4 (1.73%) Python
11 3 (1.30%) Perl
12 2 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (3.03%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.87%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.43%) ISEB
5 1 (0.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.43%) HL7
1 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Control-M
1 3 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (14.72%) Oracle
2 18 (7.79%) Adobe
3 12 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.60%) Northgate
5 5 (2.16%) Informatica
6 4 (1.73%) Google
6 4 (1.73%) Apple
6 4 (1.73%) SAP
7 3 (1.30%) Siebel
7 3 (1.30%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.30%) Remedy
8 2 (0.87%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.87%) Endeca
8 2 (0.87%) Lotus
9 1 (0.43%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.43%) Facebook
9 1 (0.43%) Twitter
9 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
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