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 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
Rank 11 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 83 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.69% 4.46% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.05% 15.06% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 7
Average daily rate £350 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £635 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.22%
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
259 239 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.48% 29.58% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 123 139
Average daily rate £360 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £24.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.20% -35.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, 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 68 (39.31%) HTML
2 67 (38.73%) JavaScript
3 55 (31.79%) Finance
4 53 (30.64%) CSS
5 48 (27.75%) WebSphere
6 47 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (24.86%) Linux
8 37 (21.39%) XML
9 36 (20.81%) J2EE
10 33 (19.08%) SQL
10 33 (19.08%) Banking
11 30 (17.34%) HTTP
12 29 (16.76%) JSP
12 29 (16.76%) Eclipse
12 29 (16.76%) Spring
13 28 (16.18%) Oracle
14 27 (15.61%) Android
14 27 (15.61%) AngularJS
15 25 (14.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (14.45%) SOAP
16 24 (13.87%) DB2
17 22 (12.72%) IBM
17 22 (12.72%) Struts
17 22 (12.72%) Windows
17 22 (12.72%) Apache
18 21 (12.14%) Unix
18 21 (12.14%) Hibernate
18 21 (12.14%) Android Development
18 21 (12.14%) HTML5
18 21 (12.14%) Front End Development

Java
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 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 48 (27.75%) WebSphere
2 22 (12.72%) Apache
3 11 (6.36%) IBM HTTP Server
4 9 (5.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (5.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (4.62%) IIS
5 8 (4.62%) Node.js
6 5 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.73%) JBoss
7 3 (1.73%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.16%) Liferay
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.58%) SAS
9 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.89%) MS Office
1 5 (2.89%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.58%) Staffware
2 1 (0.58%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.73%) Heroku
1 3 (1.73%) PaaS
2 2 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.58%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.34%) HTTP
2 14 (8.09%) LDAP
2 14 (8.09%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.94%) Internet
4 6 (3.47%) Intranet
5 5 (2.89%) SMTP
6 4 (2.31%) DNS
7 2 (1.16%) DHCP
7 2 (1.16%) Firewall
7 2 (1.16%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.16%) WEP
8 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.87%) DB2
2 13 (7.51%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.94%) DB2 UDB
4 10 (5.78%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.89%) Big Data
6 5 (2.89%) OLTP
6 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.31%) MySQL
7 4 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.31%) PowerCenter
7 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.73%) DataStage
8 3 (1.73%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (1.73%) QualityStage
9 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.16%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.16%) HBase
9 2 (1.16%) Impala
9 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (16.76%) Eclipse
2 17 (9.83%) Introscope
3 14 (8.09%) gulp
3 14 (8.09%) webpack
4 12 (6.94%) Git (software)
5 10 (5.78%) Android Studio
5 10 (5.78%) JUnit
6 9 (5.20%) Grunt
7 8 (4.62%) Subversion
8 6 (3.47%) Selenium
9 4 (2.31%) Maven
9 4 (2.31%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.31%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.73%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.73%) ClearQuest
11 2 (1.16%) Ant
12 1 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (31.79%) Finance
2 33 (19.08%) Banking
3 17 (9.83%) Retail
4 10 (5.78%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (57.23%) Developer
2 44 (25.43%) Java Developer
3 23 (13.29%) Analyst
4 21 (12.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (11.56%) Android Developer
5 20 (11.56%) J2EE Developer
5 20 (11.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 20 (11.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 20 (11.56%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (7.51%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 12 (6.94%) Architect
7 12 (6.94%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 12 (6.94%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (6.36%) Junior
9 9 (5.20%) Junior Analyst
10 7 (4.05%) Consultant
10 7 (4.05%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (39.31%) HTML
2 53 (30.64%) CSS
3 37 (21.39%) XML
4 36 (20.81%) J2EE
5 29 (16.76%) JSP
5 29 (16.76%) Spring
6 27 (15.61%) AngularJS
7 25 (14.45%) SOAP
7 25 (14.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 22 (12.72%) Struts
9 21 (12.14%) Hibernate
9 21 (12.14%) HTML5
10 18 (10.40%) Android SDK
10 18 (10.40%) Servlets
11 14 (8.09%) CSS3
11 14 (8.09%) jQuery
11 14 (8.09%) Sass
12 12 (6.94%) DHTML
12 12 (6.94%) JDBC
12 12 (6.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.25%) Mobile App
2 14 (8.09%) Clustering
2 14 (8.09%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.05%) User Experience
4 6 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.47%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.89%) HACMP
6 3 (1.73%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.73%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.73%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.16%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.16%) W3C
8 1 (0.58%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.86%) Linux
2 27 (15.61%) Android
3 22 (12.72%) Windows
4 21 (12.14%) Unix
5 16 (9.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.20%) AIX
6 9 (5.20%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.05%) zOS
8 6 (3.47%) Apple iOS
8 6 (3.47%) Solaris
9 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) HPUX
10 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (12.14%) Android Development
2 21 (12.14%) Front End Development
3 20 (11.56%) Scrum
4 17 (9.83%) Open Source
5 16 (9.25%) Data Modelling
6 15 (8.67%) OO
7 14 (8.09%) Use Case
8 12 (6.94%) DevOps
8 12 (6.94%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (6.94%) Software Architecture
8 12 (6.94%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.94%) Web Development
9 11 (6.36%) Functional Programming
10 10 (5.78%) Network Design
11 9 (5.20%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.62%) ITIL
12 8 (4.62%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (3.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.73%) JavaScript
2 33 (19.08%) SQL
3 10 (5.78%) PHP
4 9 (5.20%) CoffeeScript
4 9 (5.20%) TypeScript
5 8 (4.62%) C#
6 7 (4.05%) C++
7 5 (2.89%) ES6
7 5 (2.89%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.89%) VB
8 4 (2.31%) Perl
8 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.73%) Python
10 2 (1.16%) JCL
10 2 (1.16%) Scala
11 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.58%) R
11 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (8.09%) Degree
2 4 (2.31%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) ISEB
4 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) SLA
2 4 (2.31%) QA
3 3 (1.73%) SDET
4 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.89%) GPFS
4 4 (2.31%) Docker
5 3 (1.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.16%) Squid
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (9.83%) CA Wily
2 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.16%) SCCM
3 2 (1.16%) WSUS
4 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (16.18%) Oracle
2 22 (12.72%) IBM
3 15 (8.67%) CA
4 14 (8.09%) Adobe
5 9 (5.20%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.47%) Intel
6 6 (3.47%) NetApp
6 6 (3.47%) VMware
7 5 (2.89%) Sun
8 4 (2.31%) Google
8 4 (2.31%) Remedy
9 2 (1.16%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.16%) FatWire
9 2 (1.16%) ILOG
9 2 (1.16%) Informatica
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.16%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.58%) BMC
10 1 (0.58%) Citrix
10 1 (0.58%) hybris
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