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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 78 55 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.71% 5.59% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.33% 19.03% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 22
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £563 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
180 289 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.03% 29.37% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 146 132
Median daily rate £384 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £22.50 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £22.50 £15.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Java.

1 53 (35.10%) Oracle
1 53 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (31.79%) SQL
3 40 (26.49%) Linux
4 39 (25.83%) IBM
5 38 (25.17%) Finance
6 31 (20.53%) JavaScript
7 29 (19.21%) XML
7 29 (19.21%) Scrum
8 28 (18.54%) Banking
8 28 (18.54%) WebSphere
9 26 (17.22%) J2EE
10 25 (16.56%) ITIL
11 24 (15.89%) Unix
11 24 (15.89%) Python
11 24 (15.89%) HTML
12 23 (15.23%) CSS
12 23 (15.23%) TDD
13 22 (14.57%) Spring
13 22 (14.57%) Oracle Database
14 21 (13.91%) Web Services
15 19 (12.58%) SOAP
15 19 (12.58%) Hibernate
15 19 (12.58%) Big Data
16 18 (11.92%) ETL
17 16 (10.60%) SOA
17 16 (10.60%) Tomcat
18 15 (9.93%) Middleware
18 15 (9.93%) DB2
18 15 (9.93%) Retail

Java
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 28 (18.54%) WebSphere
2 16 (10.60%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.96%) Apache Spark
4 8 (5.30%) Apache
4 8 (5.30%) JBoss
5 4 (2.65%) IIS
5 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.99%) SAS
6 3 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Staffware
2 2 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.32%) Primavera
2 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) LDAP
2 4 (2.65%) Internet
2 4 (2.65%) SMTP
3 3 (1.99%) Firewall
3 3 (1.99%) Intranet
4 2 (1.32%) HTTP
4 2 (1.32%) Network Security
4 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.32%) WEP
5 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.66%) MPLS
5 1 (0.66%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.57%) Oracle Database
2 19 (12.58%) Big Data
3 15 (9.93%) DB2
3 15 (9.93%) Hadoop
4 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 11 (7.28%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.96%) MongoDB
7 8 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.30%) HBase
7 8 (5.30%) NoSQL
7 8 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (4.64%) Cloudera CDH
9 6 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.97%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.97%) Data Lake
9 6 (3.97%) Impala
9 6 (3.97%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.99%) MySQL
10 3 (1.99%) PowerPivot
10 3 (1.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) Git (software)
1 9 (5.96%) Log4j
2 6 (3.97%) Selenium
3 5 (3.31%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.31%) JUnit
4 4 (2.65%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.99%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.99%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.32%) Ant
6 2 (1.32%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.32%) JIRA
6 2 (1.32%) JMeter
6 2 (1.32%) Maven
6 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.66%) GitLab
7 1 (0.66%) Introscope
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (25.17%) Finance
2 28 (18.54%) Banking
3 15 (9.93%) Retail
4 5 (3.31%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.65%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.32%) Electronics
7 2 (1.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (37.09%) Developer
2 37 (24.50%) Java Developer
3 25 (16.56%) Analyst
4 23 (15.23%) Architect
5 16 (10.60%) Applications Support
6 14 (9.27%) Applications Support Analyst
6 14 (9.27%) Support Analyst
7 12 (7.95%) Integration Architect
7 12 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (7.28%) Data Architect
9 10 (6.62%) Development Manager
9 10 (6.62%) Software Development Manager
9 10 (6.62%) Software Manager
10 9 (5.96%) Middleware Developer
11 8 (5.30%) Android Developer
12 7 (4.64%) Java Android Developer
12 7 (4.64%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.64%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (3.97%) Big Data Engineer
13 6 (3.97%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.21%) XML
2 26 (17.22%) J2EE
3 24 (15.89%) HTML
4 23 (15.23%) CSS
5 22 (14.57%) Spring
6 21 (13.91%) Web Services
7 19 (12.58%) Hibernate
7 19 (12.58%) SOAP
8 15 (9.93%) Middleware
9 14 (9.27%) J2SE
9 14 (9.27%) Node.js
10 13 (8.61%) XSLT
11 11 (7.28%) .NET
12 10 (6.62%) IBM Integration Bus
12 10 (6.62%) JSP
13 9 (5.96%) HTML5
13 9 (5.96%) XML Schema
14 8 (5.30%) Java EE
14 8 (5.30%) REST
15 7 (4.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.30%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (4.64%) User Experience
5 6 (3.97%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.65%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.65%) Blockchain
6 4 (2.65%) IVR
6 4 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.99%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.99%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.99%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.32%) DataPower
8 2 (1.32%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.32%) iPad
9 1 (0.66%) Ergonomics
9 1 (0.66%) iSeries
9 1 (0.66%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 40 (26.49%) Linux
2 24 (15.89%) Unix
3 15 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.96%) Android
5 6 (3.97%) Windows
6 4 (2.65%) zOS
7 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.99%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.99%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.21%) Scrum
3 25 (16.56%) ITIL
4 23 (15.23%) TDD
5 18 (11.92%) ETL
6 16 (10.60%) SOA
7 14 (9.27%) DevOps
7 14 (9.27%) Web Development
8 13 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.95%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.28%) Technical Analysis
10 11 (7.28%) TOGAF
11 9 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.96%) Data Analysis
11 9 (5.96%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.96%) Use Case
11 9 (5.96%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.30%) Android Development
12 8 (5.30%) Microservices
13 7 (4.64%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (31.79%) SQL
2 31 (20.53%) JavaScript
3 24 (15.89%) Python
4 12 (7.95%) Bash Shell
4 12 (7.95%) C#
5 11 (7.28%) Scala
6 9 (5.96%) PHP
6 9 (5.96%) VB
7 4 (2.65%) Go
7 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.99%) C++
8 3 (1.99%) Perl
8 3 (1.99%) VBA
9 2 (1.32%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.32%) COBOL
9 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.32%) VBScript
10 1 (0.66%) RPG
10 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (7.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.96%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.31%) Degree
4 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.64%) QA
2 6 (3.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.32%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.31%) Docker
3 3 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.66%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.66%) Control-M
Vendors
1 53 (35.10%) Oracle
2 39 (25.83%) IBM
3 6 (3.97%) Cloudera
4 5 (3.31%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.31%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.65%) Avaya
5 4 (2.65%) SAP
6 3 (1.99%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.99%) Genesys
6 3 (1.99%) HP
6 3 (1.99%) KANA
6 3 (1.99%) Reuters
6 3 (1.99%) Teradata
7 2 (1.32%) Citrix
7 2 (1.32%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.32%) Remedy
8 1 (0.66%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.66%) CA
8 1 (0.66%) Cramer
8 1 (0.66%) FatWire
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