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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 41 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.52% 1.11% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 1.16% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 2
Average daily rate £353 £338 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -17.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £455 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +2.06%
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
672 778 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.65% 96.29% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 406 365
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 44 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) Spring
3 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (47.73%) J2EE
5 19 (43.18%) HTML
6 18 (40.91%) JSP
6 18 (40.91%) Struts
6 18 (40.91%) Hibernate
6 18 (40.91%) Eclipse
7 16 (36.36%) Servlets
8 14 (31.82%) CSS
8 14 (31.82%) XML
8 14 (31.82%) OO
9 12 (27.27%) HTTP
9 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 12 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (27.27%) JMS
9 12 (27.27%) JDBC
9 12 (27.27%) DHTML
9 12 (27.27%) Use Case
9 12 (27.27%) Open Source
9 12 (27.27%) Software Architecture
10 10 (22.73%) SQL
11 9 (20.45%) Oracle
11 9 (20.45%) Banking
12 8 (18.18%) WebSphere
12 8 (18.18%) DB2
12 8 (18.18%) SOAP
13 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
13 7 (15.91%) Linux

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) HTTP
1 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) DB2
2 7 (15.91%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.09%) JUnit
2 4 (9.09%) Maven
2 4 (9.09%) Selenium
3 3 (6.82%) Introscope
4 2 (4.55%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.45%) Banking
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) Spring
2 21 (47.73%) J2EE
3 19 (43.18%) HTML
4 18 (40.91%) Hibernate
4 18 (40.91%) JSP
4 18 (40.91%) Struts
5 16 (36.36%) Servlets
6 14 (31.82%) CSS
6 14 (31.82%) XML
7 12 (27.27%) DHTML
7 12 (27.27%) JDBC
7 12 (27.27%) JMS
8 8 (18.18%) SOAP
9 7 (15.91%) Android SDK
10 4 (9.09%) jQuery
10 4 (9.09%) Web Services
11 3 (6.82%) XSLT
12 2 (4.55%) HTML5
12 2 (4.55%) REST
13 1 (2.27%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Android
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) OO
2 12 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (27.27%) Open Source
2 12 (27.27%) Software Architecture
2 12 (27.27%) Use Case
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
4 6 (13.64%) Android Development
5 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Validation
7 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 2 (4.55%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.55%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.27%) BDD
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.27%) Kanban
9 1 (2.27%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.27%) TDD
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
1 4 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Sun
3 3 (6.82%) CA
4 1 (2.27%) Endeca
4 1 (2.27%) hybris
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