Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 63 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - +109
Contract jobs citing API Development 9 56 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.78% 3.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 4.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
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 1,023 1,389 1,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.57% 84.13% 86.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 746 627
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +0.61% +6.45%
10th Percentile £232 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £538 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +0.24% +3.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 33
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £10.76 £9.15 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £24.50 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% -5.42%

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Drupal
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) API Design
5 1 (11.11%) RequireJS
5 1 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Marionette.js
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3

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 (44.44%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Marionette.js
4 1 (11.11%) RequireJS
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) API Design
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Java