Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 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.

Java SE 8
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 78 95
Rank change year-on-year +20 +17 -22
Contract jobs citing Java 8 7 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.98% 1.17% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.15% 3.41% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £434 £315 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.70% -30.00% +28.57%
10th Percentile £410 £308 £370
90th Percentile £470 £323 £513
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £434 £315 £450
% change year-on-year +37.70% -30.00% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 222 381 635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.09% 34.23% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 232 343
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +9.59%
10th Percentile £300 £240 £300
90th Percentile £545 £556 £531
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £18.05 £37.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.87% -37.50% +60.00%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year -50.67% -18.48% +22.67%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Milton Keynes

Java 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java 8 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java 8 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Java 8 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 Java 8.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) PaaS
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Mockito
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) Azure
5 2 (28.57%) AWS
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js

Java 8
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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Azure
2 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Mockito
3 2 (28.57%) Postman
4 1 (14.29%) GitLab
4 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) JMeter
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Backend Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SOA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) React
3 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
3 2 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) OAuth
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) API Development
3 2 (28.57%) ATDD
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (14.29%) Kibana
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat