The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 47 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 17 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.61% 3.81% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 4.49% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 10
Median daily rate £390 £390 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £470 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
538 623 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.64% 84.88% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 332 378
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Spring
4 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
5 10 (37.04%) XML
6 9 (33.33%) XSLT
6 9 (33.33%) IBM
6 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (33.33%) Gradle
6 9 (33.33%) Microservices
7 8 (29.63%) Apache Camel
7 8 (29.63%) Spring Integration
7 8 (29.63%) Groovy
7 8 (29.63%) Maven
7 8 (29.63%) TDD
7 8 (29.63%) Scrum
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Python
8 7 (25.93%) Web Services
9 6 (22.22%) Java EE
9 6 (22.22%) RESTful
9 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 5 (18.52%) Low Latency
10 5 (18.52%) Grails
10 5 (18.52%) Retail
10 5 (18.52%) Unix
10 5 (18.52%) C#
10 5 (18.52%) C++
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
11 4 (14.81%) Ant

Software Engineering
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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
1 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Redis
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) Gradle
3 8 (29.63%) Maven
4 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 4 (14.81%) Ant
6 3 (11.11%) Subversion
7 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
7 2 (7.41%) Moq
8 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.70%) JIRA
8 1 (3.70%) JUnit
8 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
8 1 (3.70%) Mockito
8 1 (3.70%) NUnit
8 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
8 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Military
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Unix Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Manager
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Spring
2 10 (37.04%) XML
3 9 (33.33%) XSLT
4 8 (29.63%) Apache Camel
4 8 (29.63%) Spring Integration
5 7 (25.93%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) Java EE
6 6 (22.22%) RESTful
7 5 (18.52%) Grails
8 4 (14.81%) Node.js
9 3 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (11.11%) HTML
9 3 (11.11%) J2EE
9 3 (11.11%) Spring Boot
9 3 (11.11%) Spring Cloud
10 2 (7.41%) CSS
10 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
10 2 (7.41%) JMS
10 2 (7.41%) jQuery
10 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) IVR
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (33.33%) Microservices
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Low Latency
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) OOD
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) Groovy
3 7 (25.93%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) C++
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Perl
6 3 (11.11%) C
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.41%) Ruby
7 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.70%) ABAP
8 1 (3.70%) F#
8 1 (3.70%) Go
8 1 (3.70%) PHP
8 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Avaya
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Luciad
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
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