The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 6 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 24 16 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Contract jobs citing Java 53 68 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.54% 7.46% 3.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.31% 25.95% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 13
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£375 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.93%
Java
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
261 262 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.18% 28.73% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 155 119
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.45 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.63% -27.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Milton Keynes region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Milton Keynes region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 38 (36.89%) Oracle
2 36 (34.95%) Finance
3 31 (30.10%) SQL
4 25 (24.27%) Oracle Database
5 24 (23.30%) HTML
5 24 (23.30%) JavaScript
6 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (22.33%) Spring
7 22 (21.36%) CSS
8 21 (20.39%) JSP
9 20 (19.42%) OO
10 19 (18.45%) Linux
11 18 (17.48%) SOA
11 18 (17.48%) Banking
12 17 (16.50%) Java EE
12 17 (16.50%) E-Commerce
12 17 (16.50%) UNIX
12 17 (16.50%) J2EE
13 16 (15.53%) Web Services
13 16 (15.53%) Windows
14 15 (14.56%) Struts
14 15 (14.56%) C#
15 14 (13.59%) TDD
15 14 (13.59%) Scrum
16 13 (12.62%) Hibernate
16 13 (12.62%) XML
16 13 (12.62%) Open Source
16 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (11.65%) JMS
17 12 (11.65%) Internet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.65%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.68%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.88%) JBoss
3 4 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.88%) Confluence
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.91%) Documentum
4 3 (2.91%) SAS
4 3 (2.91%) Apache
5 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.94%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.97%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.97%) Mule
6 1 (0.97%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Photoshop
1 3 (2.91%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 11 (10.68%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.97%) Staffware
4 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.97%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Google Checkout
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
2 2 (1.94%) PaaS
2 2 (1.94%) IaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) Internet
2 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.83%) HTTP
4 4 (3.88%) AMQP
5 3 (2.91%) Intranet
6 2 (1.94%) DNS
6 2 (1.94%) Firewall
7 1 (0.97%) 2G
7 1 (0.97%) LTE
7 1 (0.97%) 4G
7 1 (0.97%) CDMA
7 1 (0.97%) GSM
7 1 (0.97%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) Oracle Database
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (9.71%) DB2
5 9 (8.74%) Hadoop
5 9 (8.74%) Big Data
6 8 (7.77%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.85%) UniData
8 5 (4.85%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (4.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.91%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (2.91%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.94%) Xcelsius
11 2 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Subversion
2 8 (7.77%) Ant
2 8 (7.77%) JUnit
2 8 (7.77%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.83%) HP UFT
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (5.83%) Selenium
4 5 (4.85%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.88%) Gradle
5 4 (3.88%) Maven
5 4 (3.88%) JIRA
5 4 (3.88%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.94%) ProC
7 2 (1.94%) Introscope
8 1 (0.97%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.97%) eggPlant
General
1 36 (34.95%) Finance
2 18 (17.48%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (42.72%) Developer
2 22 (21.36%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.48%) Architect
4 10 (9.71%) Administrator
5 9 (8.74%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.80%) Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.83%) AWS Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.85%) Pick Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Java Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (2.91%) Big Data Architect
10 3 (2.91%) UX Designer
10 3 (2.91%) Designer
10 3 (2.91%) UI Designer
10 3 (2.91%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.30%) HTML
2 23 (22.33%) Spring
3 22 (21.36%) CSS
4 21 (20.39%) JSP
5 17 (16.50%) J2EE
5 17 (16.50%) Java EE
6 16 (15.53%) Web Services
7 15 (14.56%) Struts
8 13 (12.62%) XML
8 13 (12.62%) Hibernate
9 12 (11.65%) JMS
9 12 (11.65%) Ajax
10 11 (10.68%) .NET
10 11 (10.68%) DHTML
11 10 (9.71%) Dojo
12 9 (8.74%) TIBCO EMS
13 8 (7.77%) JSON
13 8 (7.77%) HTML5
14 7 (6.80%) CSS3
15 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Clustering
3 6 (5.83%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (3.88%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.91%) User Experience
5 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.94%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.97%) iPhone
7 1 (0.97%) iPad
7 1 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.97%) DTV
7 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.45%) Linux
2 17 (16.50%) UNIX
3 16 (15.53%) Windows
4 8 (7.77%) AIX
4 8 (7.77%) Solaris
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.88%) Android
6 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.88%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.42%) OO
3 18 (17.48%) SOA
4 17 (16.50%) E-Commerce
5 14 (13.59%) TDD
5 14 (13.59%) Scrum
6 13 (12.62%) Open Source
7 10 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (8.74%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.80%) Time Management
9 7 (6.80%) High Availability
9 7 (6.80%) Analytics
9 7 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.80%) Migration
10 6 (5.83%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (5.83%) MapReduce
10 6 (5.83%) System Testing
10 6 (5.83%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.85%) BDD
11 5 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) SQL
2 24 (23.30%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.56%) C#
4 10 (9.71%) VB
5 8 (7.77%) C
5 8 (7.77%) C++
5 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.80%) Korn
6 7 (6.80%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.85%) VBScript
8 3 (2.91%) RPG
8 3 (2.91%) COBOL
8 3 (2.91%) Perl
8 3 (2.91%) Scala
9 2 (1.94%) AWK
9 2 (1.94%) Python
9 2 (1.94%) XQuery
9 2 (1.94%) PL/1
9 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.83%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) HDFS
2 1 (0.97%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Puppet
1 4 (3.88%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.94%) Control-M
3 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (36.89%) Oracle
2 11 (10.68%) TIBCO
3 7 (6.80%) Google
4 6 (5.83%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.85%) SAP
5 5 (4.85%) Coremetrics
5 5 (4.85%) PayPal
6 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.88%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.88%) IBM
7 3 (2.91%) Adobe
8 2 (1.94%) Sun
8 2 (1.94%) CA
8 2 (1.94%) Lotus
8 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.97%) HP
9 1 (0.97%) Facebook
9 1 (0.97%) Twitter
9 1 (0.97%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.97%) Xamarin