Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for API Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited API Development over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

API Development
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 51 -
Rank change year-on-year -39 - +109
Contract jobs citing API Development 16 67 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.14% 3.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 4.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 -
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

API Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,211 1,406 1,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 86.62% 83.59% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 719 637
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.61% +9.21%
10th Percentile £235 £255 £250
90th Percentile £575 £530 £546
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £403
% change year-on-year - -0.68% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 45 35
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £13.85 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.44% +15.42% -14.88%
10th Percentile £9.53 £8.62 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.80 £19.50 £15.15
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.47 £15.00 £14.43
% change year-on-year -3.57% +3.99% -17.57%

API Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing API Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for API Development in Milton Keynes

API Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing API Development in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for API Development in Milton Keynes

API Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing API Development in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for API Development in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing API Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for API Development.

1 9 (56.25%) Banking
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Drupal
6 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) REST
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) JSON
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Node.js
8 2 (12.50%) Service Design
8 2 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
8 2 (12.50%) OAuth
8 2 (12.50%) Replication
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (12.50%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) SSL

API Development
Co-occurring 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 4 (25.00%) Drupal
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) iPaaS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) git-flow
1 1 (6.25%) GitLab
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 9 (56.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
1 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
2 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) JSON
3 3 (18.75%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) OAuth
4 2 (12.50%) OAuth2
4 2 (12.50%) OpenID
4 2 (12.50%) Spring Security
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WSDL
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) API Design
4 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Service Design
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle