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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 20 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 47 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.19% 4.48% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.81% 4.70% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 7
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +27.43%

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
602 681 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.05% 95.24% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 352 409
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.83 £12.00 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.60 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (63.89%) Spring
3 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (41.67%) XML
5 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
6 28 (38.89%) Maven
7 25 (34.72%) XSLT
7 25 (34.72%) Scrum
8 22 (30.56%) Groovy
9 21 (29.17%) Java EE
9 21 (29.17%) Jenkins
9 21 (29.17%) Gradle
10 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (26.39%) Apache Camel
12 18 (25.00%) RESTful
13 17 (23.61%) TDD
13 17 (23.61%) Web Services
13 17 (23.61%) Microservices
14 16 (22.22%) Spring Integration
14 16 (22.22%) Spring Boot
14 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 16 (22.22%) Grails
15 15 (20.83%) Banking
15 15 (20.83%) IBM
15 15 (20.83%) REST
16 14 (19.44%) Oracle
17 13 (18.06%) HTML
17 13 (18.06%) Linux
18 12 (16.67%) SOA
19 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering

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 8 (11.11%) Apache
1 8 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.78%) JBoss
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) AMQP
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
2 6 (8.33%) Big Data
2 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.17%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.78%) Impala
6 1 (1.39%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.39%) HBase
6 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
2 28 (38.89%) Maven
3 21 (29.17%) Gradle
3 21 (29.17%) Jenkins
4 7 (9.72%) Ant
4 7 (9.72%) Bitbucket
5 6 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 5 (6.94%) JUnit
6 5 (6.94%) Spock
6 5 (6.94%) Subversion
7 4 (5.56%) Hudson
7 4 (5.56%) Mockito
7 4 (5.56%) Selenium
7 4 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (4.17%) JIRA
9 2 (2.78%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.39%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.39%) JProfiler
10 1 (1.39%) MyEclipse
10 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (20.83%) Banking
2 8 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.89%) Spring
2 30 (41.67%) XML
3 25 (34.72%) XSLT
4 21 (29.17%) Java EE
5 19 (26.39%) Apache Camel
6 18 (25.00%) RESTful
7 17 (23.61%) Web Services
8 16 (22.22%) Grails
8 16 (22.22%) Spring Boot
8 16 (22.22%) Spring Integration
9 15 (20.83%) REST
10 13 (18.06%) HTML
11 11 (15.28%) CSS
11 11 (15.28%) J2EE
12 9 (12.50%) Hibernate
12 9 (12.50%) JMS
13 8 (11.11%) AngularJS
13 8 (11.11%) Node.js
14 7 (9.72%) JSP
15 6 (8.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.17%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.39%) iPad
2 1 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Android
2 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) Scrum
3 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (23.61%) Microservices
4 17 (23.61%) TDD
5 12 (16.67%) SOA
6 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.89%) Low Latency
8 9 (12.50%) OO
9 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.94%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (6.94%) MapReduce
11 5 (6.94%) Open Source
11 5 (6.94%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.94%) UML
12 4 (5.56%) High Availability
12 4 (5.56%) MVC
12 4 (5.56%) SDLC
13 3 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (30.56%) Groovy
3 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.28%) SQL
5 7 (9.72%) Python
6 5 (6.94%) Perl
6 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.56%) C#
7 4 (5.56%) Scala
7 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.17%) ECMAScript
8 3 (4.17%) ES6
9 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.39%) Go
10 1 (1.39%) R
10 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Ansible
1 1 (1.39%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) IBM
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
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