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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 39 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 24 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.57% 1.58% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 1.63% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 18
Median daily rate £325 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £390 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +7.63%
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
650 797 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.73% 97.08% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 441 509
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 46
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
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 28 June 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 32 (57.14%) Spring
3 24 (42.86%) J2EE
4 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
5 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (35.71%) Hibernate
7 18 (32.14%) HTML
8 16 (28.57%) CSS
9 15 (26.79%) Oracle
9 15 (26.79%) JSP
10 14 (25.00%) Banking
11 13 (23.21%) Android
11 13 (23.21%) Finance
12 12 (21.43%) Middleware
12 12 (21.43%) Struts
12 12 (21.43%) Web Services
13 11 (19.64%) Android Development
13 11 (19.64%) Servlets
14 10 (17.86%) Scrum
14 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
14 10 (17.86%) OO
15 9 (16.07%) JUnit
15 9 (16.07%) TDD
15 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
16 8 (14.29%) Maven
16 8 (14.29%) Degree
16 8 (14.29%) JDBC
16 8 (14.29%) XML
16 8 (14.29%) JMS
16 8 (14.29%) SOA

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%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) HTTP
1 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.93%) DB2
3 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 9 (16.07%) JUnit
3 8 (14.29%) Maven
4 6 (10.71%) Selenium
5 2 (3.57%) Android Studio
5 2 (3.57%) Ant
5 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.79%) Gradle
6 1 (1.79%) Hudson
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (25.00%) Banking
2 13 (23.21%) 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 32 (57.14%) Spring
2 24 (42.86%) J2EE
3 20 (35.71%) Hibernate
4 18 (32.14%) HTML
5 16 (28.57%) CSS
6 15 (26.79%) JSP
7 12 (21.43%) Middleware
7 12 (21.43%) Struts
7 12 (21.43%) Web Services
8 11 (19.64%) Servlets
9 8 (14.29%) JDBC
9 8 (14.29%) JMS
9 8 (14.29%) XML
10 7 (12.50%) DHTML
10 7 (12.50%) RESTful
11 6 (10.71%) Android SDK
11 6 (10.71%) Node.js
11 6 (10.71%) SOAP
12 5 (8.93%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (8.93%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.71%) Mobile Banking
1 6 (10.71%) User Experience
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Bitcoin
4 1 (1.79%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.79%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Android
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Android Development
3 10 (17.86%) OO
3 10 (17.86%) Scrum
4 9 (16.07%) TDD
4 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.29%) SOA
6 7 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (12.50%) Open Source
6 7 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 7 (12.50%) Use Case
7 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.71%) Pair Programming
7 6 (10.71%) Validation
8 5 (8.93%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (8.93%) Microservices
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.36%) Mobile Development
10 3 (5.36%) UML
11 2 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.79%) Go
6 1 (1.79%) Groovy
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) Scala
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) Sun Certification
3 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Sun
3 5 (8.93%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.79%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) SAP