The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 51 32
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -19
Contract jobs citing Java 70 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.91% 2.48% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.45% 7.83% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 17
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£368 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £339 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £478 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 217 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.81% 31.68% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 121 114
Average daily rate £370 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £443 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £15.45 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.29% -39.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014, 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 46 (37.70%) J2EE
2 42 (34.43%) WebSphere
3 40 (32.79%) Finance
4 39 (31.97%) Oracle
5 37 (30.33%) JavaScript
6 34 (27.87%) Web Services
7 33 (27.05%) HTML
8 32 (26.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 30 (24.59%) UNIX
10 28 (22.95%) CSS
10 28 (22.95%) SQL
10 28 (22.95%) Spring
11 26 (21.31%) Linux
12 24 (19.67%) Windows
12 24 (19.67%) Hibernate
13 22 (18.03%) JSP
13 22 (18.03%) Change Management
14 19 (15.57%) SOAP
15 18 (14.75%) LDAP
16 17 (13.93%) SQL Server
17 16 (13.11%) DTS
17 16 (13.11%) Eclipse
18 15 (12.30%) Dojo
19 14 (11.48%) Unit Testing
19 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (11.48%) IBM
20 13 (10.66%) OO
21 12 (9.84%) Microsoft
22 11 (9.02%) Banking
22 11 (9.02%) Retail

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 42 (34.43%) WebSphere
2 32 (26.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.10%) Apache
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.28%) Liferay
4 4 (3.28%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.64%) Node.js
7 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Staffware
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) GitHub
2 1 (0.82%) IaaS
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.75%) LDAP
2 9 (7.38%) Internet
3 8 (6.56%) Intranet
4 5 (4.10%) Firewall
5 4 (3.28%) HTTP
5 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.28%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.11%) DTS
3 10 (8.20%) DB2
4 7 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.82%) OLAP
8 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.82%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.11%) Eclipse
2 6 (4.92%) Selenium
2 6 (4.92%) JUnit
3 4 (3.28%) Introscope
3 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.28%) Ant
4 2 (1.64%) Grunt
4 2 (1.64%) Yeoman
4 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.64%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.64%) JMeter
4 2 (1.64%) Subversion
4 2 (1.64%) Maven
4 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.82%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.82%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.82%) MyEclipse
General
1 40 (32.79%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Banking
2 11 (9.02%) Retail
3 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.92%) Spanish Language
4 5 (4.10%) Automotive
5 3 (2.46%) Legal
6 2 (1.64%) Front Office
7 1 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (47.54%) Developer
2 34 (27.87%) Java Developer
3 32 (26.23%) Analyst
4 18 (14.75%) Deployment Analyst
5 9 (7.38%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Architect
6 8 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Technical Developer
7 7 (5.74%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Administrator
10 4 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.46%) Business Analyst
11 3 (2.46%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.46%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.70%) J2EE
2 34 (27.87%) Web Services
3 33 (27.05%) HTML
4 28 (22.95%) CSS
4 28 (22.95%) Spring
5 24 (19.67%) Hibernate
6 22 (18.03%) JSP
7 19 (15.57%) SOAP
8 15 (12.30%) Dojo
9 10 (8.20%) Struts
9 10 (8.20%) XML
9 10 (8.20%) Servlets
10 9 (7.38%) .NET
10 9 (7.38%) Middleware
11 8 (6.56%) HTML5
12 6 (4.92%) EJB
13 5 (4.10%) GWT
13 5 (4.10%) jQuery
14 4 (3.28%) Java EE
14 4 (3.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.28%) APACS
2 4 (3.28%) EFT
2 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.28%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (2.46%) W3C
3 3 (2.46%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) Tandem
4 2 (1.64%) PMI
4 2 (1.64%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.64%) Open Source
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.82%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.59%) UNIX
2 26 (21.31%) Linux
3 24 (19.67%) Windows
4 5 (4.10%) AIX
5 3 (2.46%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.64%) zOS
6 2 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.03%) Change Management
2 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.48%) Unit Testing
3 13 (10.66%) OO
4 9 (7.38%) E-Commerce
5 8 (6.56%) Scrum
6 7 (5.74%) ERP
6 7 (5.74%) ITIL
6 7 (5.74%) Change Control
7 6 (4.92%) TDD
8 5 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.10%) Project Management
8 5 (4.10%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.28%) BDD
9 4 (3.28%) Time Management
9 4 (3.28%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (3.28%) SOA
9 4 (3.28%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (3.28%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.28%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.33%) JavaScript
2 28 (22.95%) SQL
3 5 (4.10%) C#
3 5 (4.10%) C++
3 5 (4.10%) VBScript
4 3 (2.46%) VB
4 3 (2.46%) Objective-C
5 2 (1.64%) Scala
5 2 (1.64%) C
5 2 (1.64%) COBOL
6 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.82%) Perl
6 1 (0.82%) PHP
6 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.56%) Degree
3 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.92%) Sun Certification
5 5 (4.10%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.64%) ISEB
7 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 4 (3.28%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (31.97%) Oracle
2 14 (11.48%) IBM
3 12 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.20%) JBoss
5 6 (4.92%) Sun
6 4 (3.28%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.28%) FatWire
7 3 (2.46%) Google
7 3 (2.46%) SAP
8 2 (1.64%) HP
8 2 (1.64%) ILOG
9 1 (0.82%) Lotus
9 1 (0.82%) Remedy
9 1 (0.82%) Informatica
9 1 (0.82%) Adobe
9 1 (0.82%) hybris
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