The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 52 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 10 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.52% 3.38% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 3.55% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 3
Median daily rate £363 £390 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £538 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £44.05 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-62.54% +17.46%

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
607 676 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.97% 95.21% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 352 415
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 £261 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 27
Median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.93 £12.00 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.80 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (40.00%) Spring
5 8 (40.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) Maven
6 7 (35.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) Android
7 6 (30.00%) Groovy
7 6 (30.00%) Gradle
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) TDD
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) XSLT
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) Python
8 5 (25.00%) Ant
8 5 (25.00%) Java EE
9 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (20.00%) RESTful
9 4 (20.00%) REST
9 4 (20.00%) Android Development
9 4 (20.00%) Perl
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 3 (15.00%) IBM

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Hazelcast
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (35.00%) Maven
4 6 (30.00%) Gradle
5 5 (25.00%) Ant
6 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (15.00%) JIRA
6 3 (15.00%) Subversion
7 2 (10.00%) Android Studio
7 2 (10.00%) Hudson
7 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Spring
1 8 (40.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) Java EE
3 5 (25.00%) XSLT
4 4 (20.00%) REST
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) Ajax
5 3 (15.00%) Android SDK
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (15.00%) Grails
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) Play Framework
5 3 (15.00%) Spring Integration
6 2 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Android
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Android Development
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
7 2 (10.00%) High Availability
7 2 (10.00%) MapReduce
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 2 (10.00%) Planning Poker
7 2 (10.00%) UML
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Groovy
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Scala
6 2 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) ECMAScript
6 2 (10.00%) ES6
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica