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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 64 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.97% 0.14% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.15% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate
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£321 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 - £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
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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
759 689 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.34% 93.49% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 324 325
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £206 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 58
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.27 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £23.25 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (75.86%) Spring
3 21 (72.41%) Hibernate
4 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
5 16 (55.17%) JSP
6 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
7 13 (44.83%) HTML
8 12 (41.38%) J2EE
8 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
9 11 (37.93%) Finance
10 10 (34.48%) JBoss
10 10 (34.48%) CSS
11 9 (31.03%) SQL
11 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (31.03%) Web Services
11 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
11 9 (31.03%) OO
12 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (27.59%) Struts
13 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
14 6 (20.69%) Oracle
15 5 (17.24%) Sun
15 5 (17.24%) Sun Certification
15 5 (17.24%) Servlets
15 5 (17.24%) JUnit
15 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
15 5 (17.24%) Degree
15 5 (17.24%) GWT
16 4 (13.79%) jQuery
16 4 (13.79%) XML

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.24%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) MyEclipse
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Front Office
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) Spring
2 21 (72.41%) Hibernate
3 16 (55.17%) JSP
4 13 (44.83%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) J2EE
6 10 (34.48%) CSS
7 9 (31.03%) Web Services
8 8 (27.59%) Struts
9 5 (17.24%) Servlets
9 5 (17.24%) GWT
10 4 (13.79%) jQuery
10 4 (13.79%) XML
11 3 (10.34%) EJB
11 3 (10.34%) Dojo
12 2 (6.90%) Ajax
12 2 (6.90%) Java EE
12 2 (6.90%) HTML5
13 1 (3.45%) XSLT
13 1 (3.45%) SOAP
13 1 (3.45%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Tandem
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) EFT
3 1 (3.45%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
2 9 (31.03%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
4 2 (6.90%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) Android Development
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) RAD
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Use Case
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Sun Certification
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) JBoss
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Sun
4 3 (10.34%) Google