Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 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.

Java SE 8
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 93 70
Rank change year-on-year +34 -23 +20
Contract jobs citing Java 8 29 12 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.69% 0.79% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.22% 2.08% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 31
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -26.32%
10th Percentile £308 £362 £338
90th Percentile £489 £490 £400
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -26.32%
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 353 576 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 32.78% 37.89% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 334 248
Milton Keynes median daily rate £439 £412 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.43% +6.05% +3.67%
10th Percentile £300 £311 £300
90th Percentile £588 £561 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £414 £388
% change year-on-year +2.66% +6.84% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% -18.18% +42.86%

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

Java 8
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java 8 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) Spring
3 16 (55.17%) TDD
4 15 (51.72%) Maven
5 13 (44.83%) BDD
5 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
6 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (37.93%) Spring Boot
7 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
8 10 (34.48%) Banking
8 10 (34.48%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (31.03%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (31.03%) JSON
9 9 (31.03%) JIRA
9 9 (31.03%) Confluence
9 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
10 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
11 7 (24.14%) IntelliJ
11 7 (24.14%) MVC
11 7 (24.14%) Spring MVC
11 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
12 6 (20.69%) Microservices
12 6 (20.69%) QA
12 6 (20.69%) JMeter
12 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
13 5 (17.24%) Selenium
13 5 (17.24%) Retail
13 5 (17.24%) Docker

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 9 (31.03%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) OpenShift
1 4 (13.79%) PaaS
2 3 (10.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) Sqoop
3 1 (3.45%) HBase
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Maven
2 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
3 10 (34.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (31.03%) JIRA
5 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
5 7 (24.14%) IntelliJ
6 6 (20.69%) JMeter
7 5 (17.24%) Selenium
8 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
9 2 (6.90%) JUnit
9 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
10 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
10 1 (3.45%) Appium
10 1 (3.45%) PostCSS
General
1 10 (34.48%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Tester
4 6 (20.69%) Automation Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Contracts Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (10.34%) QA Automation Tester
6 3 (10.34%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Hadoop Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Java Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) Spring
2 11 (37.93%) Spring Boot
3 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
3 9 (31.03%) JSON
4 7 (24.14%) Spring MVC
5 5 (17.24%) REST
5 5 (17.24%) RESTful
6 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) OAuth
7 3 (10.34%) Spring Cloud
8 2 (6.90%) CSS
8 2 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (6.90%) JPA
8 2 (6.90%) Kafka
8 2 (6.90%) SOAP
8 2 (6.90%) Spring Security
8 2 (6.90%) Swagger
9 1 (3.45%) J2EE
9 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) TDD
2 13 (44.83%) BDD
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Test Automation
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (24.14%) MVC
7 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
7 6 (20.69%) Microservices
8 5 (17.24%) QA Automation
8 5 (17.24%) Web Development
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) Line Management
9 4 (13.79%) Release Management
10 3 (10.34%) API Development
10 3 (10.34%) DevOps
10 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Scrum
11 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Kibana
1 2 (6.90%) logstash
2 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.45%) Apple
2 1 (3.45%) IBM