Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 90 98
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 -
Contract jobs citing API Development 37 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.31% 0.65% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 0.75% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £449 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £316 £413 £363
90th Percentile £575 £438 £388
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% -
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 1,345 1,198 1,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 84.12% 86.00% 85.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 649 673
Milton Keynes median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £536
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 27 26
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £14.50 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.10% +7.87% -10.38%
10th Percentile £9.23 £9.00 £10.62
90th Percentile £24.00 £38.75 £16.63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

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 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for API Development in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 24 (64.86%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) IBM
3 14 (37.84%) Banking
4 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
5 10 (27.03%) Internet
6 9 (24.32%) Spring
6 9 (24.32%) REST
7 8 (21.62%) Node.js
8 7 (18.92%) High Availability
8 7 (18.92%) ActionScript 3.0
8 7 (18.92%) ActionScript 2.0
8 7 (18.92%) DataPower
8 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (18.92%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (18.92%) webMethods
8 7 (18.92%) ebXML
8 7 (18.92%) SMTP
8 7 (18.92%) FTP
8 7 (18.92%) HTTP
8 7 (18.92%) XML Schema
8 7 (18.92%) B2B
8 7 (18.92%) SSL
8 7 (18.92%) ActionScript
8 7 (18.92%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) EDI
8 7 (18.92%) EAI
8 7 (18.92%) Data Security
8 7 (18.92%) RosettaNet
8 7 (18.92%) cXML

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 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.81%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.41%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) PaaS
2 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Bluemix
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Internet
2 7 (18.92%) FTP
2 7 (18.92%) HTTP
2 7 (18.92%) SMTP
2 7 (18.92%) SSL
3 3 (8.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) Big Data
2 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.41%) NuoDB
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Zeppelin
4 1 (2.70%) Impala
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) GitLab
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.70%) git-flow
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Mockito
4 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (37.84%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Angular Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Internet Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SOA Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
2 9 (24.32%) REST
2 9 (24.32%) Spring
3 8 (21.62%) Node.js
4 7 (18.92%) cXML
4 7 (18.92%) ebXML
4 7 (18.92%) EDI
4 7 (18.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (18.92%) XML
4 7 (18.92%) XML Schema
5 6 (16.22%) Java EE
5 6 (16.22%) Spring Boot
6 4 (10.81%) Kafka
7 3 (8.11%) CSS
7 3 (8.11%) CSS3
7 3 (8.11%) HTML
7 3 (8.11%) HTML5
7 3 (8.11%) OAuth
8 2 (5.41%) J2EE
8 2 (5.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) DataPower
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) B2B
1 7 (18.92%) Data Security
1 7 (18.92%) EAI
1 7 (18.92%) High Availability
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) TDD
3 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps
3 5 (13.51%) Microservices
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) SOA
7 1 (2.70%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (2.70%) Data Enrichment
7 1 (2.70%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) ActionScript
3 7 (18.92%) ActionScript 2.0
3 7 (18.92%) ActionScript 3.0
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Scala
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) IBM
2 7 (18.92%) webMethods
3 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.70%) Talend