Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 70 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +113
Contract jobs citing API Development 22 43 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.45% 2.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £461 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.03% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £461 £388 -
% change year-on-year +19.03% - -
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 1,279 1,330 1,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 84.09% 84.44% 84.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 669 695
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.36% +8.13%
10th Percentile £237 £270 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £527
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.31% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 26 27
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -16.36%
10th Percentile £9.24 £8.89 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £19.10 £15.35
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.48% +17.86% -20.00%

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 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for API Development in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (59.09%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Banking
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Spring
4 8 (36.36%) IBM
5 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 6 (27.27%) PaaS
6 6 (27.27%) REST
6 6 (27.27%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Spring Boot
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (18.18%) Node.js
8 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.64%) CSS3
9 3 (13.64%) HTML5
9 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
9 3 (13.64%) OpenShift
9 3 (13.64%) DevOps
9 3 (13.64%) SOAP
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) OAuth
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (13.64%) Spring Security
9 3 (13.64%) TDD
9 3 (13.64%) Java EE
9 3 (13.64%) JSON

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 2 (9.09%) Drupal
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) PaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) OpenShift
3 2 (9.09%) iPaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NuoDB
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Zeppelin
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) GitLab
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.55%) git-flow
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (54.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.09%) Integration Architect
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) React Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Spring
2 6 (27.27%) REST
2 6 (27.27%) Spring Boot
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) Node.js
5 3 (13.64%) CSS3
5 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 3 (13.64%) Java EE
5 3 (13.64%) JSON
5 3 (13.64%) OAuth
5 3 (13.64%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) Spring Security
6 2 (9.09%) .NET
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) OAuth2
6 2 (9.09%) OpenID
6 2 (9.09%) React
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) API Design
5 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (9.09%) Service Design
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
6 1 (4.55%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) Talend