The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 43 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.31% 2.12% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 2.22% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 17
Median daily rate £355 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +12.77%
Java 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
668 767 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.25% 95.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 395 500
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 50
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Milton Keynes region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Milton Keynes region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) Spring
3 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (46.43%) J2EE
5 24 (42.86%) Hibernate
6 23 (41.07%) HTML
7 19 (33.93%) JSP
7 19 (33.93%) CSS
8 17 (30.36%) Struts
9 16 (28.57%) Oracle
9 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (28.57%) Banking
10 15 (26.79%) Servlets
11 14 (25.00%) Android
12 13 (23.21%) Android Development
12 13 (23.21%) XML
12 13 (23.21%) OO
12 13 (23.21%) Eclipse
13 11 (19.64%) Finance
13 11 (19.64%) JMS
13 11 (19.64%) JDBC
14 10 (17.86%) DHTML
14 10 (17.86%) JUnit
14 10 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (17.86%) Web Services
14 10 (17.86%) HTTP
14 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
14 10 (17.86%) Middleware
14 10 (17.86%) Use Case
14 10 (17.86%) Open Source

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.57%) JBoss
2 2 (3.57%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) HTTP
1 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.14%) DB2
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Eclipse
2 10 (17.86%) JUnit
3 8 (14.29%) Maven
4 7 (12.50%) Selenium
5 2 (3.57%) Android Studio
5 2 (3.57%) Ant
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.79%) Gradle
6 1 (1.79%) Hudson
6 1 (1.79%) JIRA
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (28.57%) Banking
2 11 (19.64%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) Spring
2 26 (46.43%) J2EE
3 24 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 23 (41.07%) HTML
5 19 (33.93%) CSS
5 19 (33.93%) JSP
6 17 (30.36%) Struts
7 15 (26.79%) Servlets
8 13 (23.21%) XML
9 11 (19.64%) JDBC
9 11 (19.64%) JMS
10 10 (17.86%) DHTML
10 10 (17.86%) Middleware
10 10 (17.86%) Web Services
11 9 (16.07%) SOAP
12 8 (14.29%) Android SDK
13 5 (8.93%) jQuery
13 5 (8.93%) RESTful
14 4 (7.14%) REST
15 3 (5.36%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.71%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (10.71%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.21%) Android Development
2 13 (23.21%) OO
3 10 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
3 10 (17.86%) Open Source
3 10 (17.86%) Software Architecture
3 10 (17.86%) Use Case
4 9 (16.07%) Scrum
4 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Validation
6 5 (8.93%) TDD
7 3 (5.36%) Mobile Development
7 3 (5.36%) Pair Programming
7 3 (5.36%) SOA
7 3 (5.36%) UML
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.57%) DevOps
8 2 (3.57%) EAI
8 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) Sun Certification
3 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Sun
3 3 (5.36%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.79%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) SAP