The table below looks at the statistics for the Java 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 Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 54 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.71% 2.29% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 2.43% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 2
Average daily rate
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£369 £373 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -21.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.26% -3.84%
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
807 824 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.91% 94.17% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 446 268
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 45 32
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.10 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 6 May 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Java 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) JSP
5 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 9 (42.86%) J2EE
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle
6 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 7 (33.33%) Struts
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) Internet
6 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 7 (33.33%) Java EE
7 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
7 6 (28.57%) Open Source
7 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 6 (28.57%) Subversion
7 6 (28.57%) JMS
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) DHTML
8 5 (23.81%) Content Management
8 5 (23.81%) Ajax
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
8 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
9 4 (19.05%) JSON

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Java 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 4 (19.05%) Confluence
4 3 (14.29%) JBoss
5 2 (9.52%) Apache
5 2 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
6 1 (4.76%) Mule
6 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) AMQP
3 2 (9.52%) HTTP
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 6 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
3 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
3 4 (19.05%) Gradle
3 4 (19.05%) Ant
3 4 (19.05%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
1 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 10 (47.62%) JSP
3 9 (42.86%) J2EE
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
4 7 (33.33%) Struts
4 7 (33.33%) Java EE
5 6 (28.57%) JMS
5 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 5 (23.81%) Ajax
6 5 (23.81%) DHTML
7 4 (19.05%) EJB
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) CSS3
8 3 (14.29%) XML
9 2 (9.52%) JDBC
9 2 (9.52%) Servlets
9 2 (9.52%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) W3C
2 2 (9.52%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.76%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Content Management
3 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) MapReduce
4 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) User Stories
4 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) OOD
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) B2B
5 3 (14.29%) B2C
5 3 (14.29%) SEO
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
1 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
3 3 (14.29%) PayPal
3 3 (14.29%) Google
3 3 (14.29%) Coremetrics
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) Adobe
5 1 (4.76%) Sun