Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 18 53
Rank change year-on-year -32 +35 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 59 158 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.00% 9.37% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 9.71% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 77 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.53%
10th Percentile £330 £313 £308
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.04% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,397 1,627 1,239
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 96.50% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 769 699
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £219 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 71 48
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £16.93 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.26% +41.08% -7.69%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.31 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.45 £20.00 £16.96
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -17.35% +21.43% -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Milton Keynes

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Milton Keynes

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Milton Keynes

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (57.63%) Spring
3 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
5 19 (32.20%) Spring Boot
6 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
7 17 (28.81%) Banking
8 16 (27.12%) Web Services
9 15 (25.42%) Java EE
10 14 (23.73%) SQL
10 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
11 13 (22.03%) Hibernate
11 13 (22.03%) TDD
11 13 (22.03%) Node.js
12 11 (18.64%) J2EE
12 11 (18.64%) XML
13 10 (16.95%) IBM
13 10 (16.95%) Maven
13 10 (16.95%) MVC
13 10 (16.95%) Spring MVC
13 10 (16.95%) SDLC
14 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
14 9 (15.25%) REST
14 9 (15.25%) Oracle
14 9 (15.25%) HTML
15 8 (13.56%) CSS
15 8 (13.56%) Finance
15 8 (13.56%) Scrum
15 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
15 8 (13.56%) PaaS

Java Developer Skill Set
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 6 (10.17%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
2 4 (6.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.08%) JBoss
3 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) OpenShift
1 8 (13.56%) PaaS
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) HBase
6 1 (1.69%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.95%) Maven
3 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.47%) JIRA
4 5 (8.47%) WebStorm
5 3 (5.08%) git-flow
6 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.69%) JUnit
7 1 (1.69%) Subversion
7 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (28.81%) Banking
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Automotive
4 4 (6.78%) Law
5 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Front Office
6 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) Spring
2 19 (32.20%) Spring Boot
3 16 (27.12%) Web Services
4 15 (25.42%) Java EE
5 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
6 13 (22.03%) Hibernate
6 13 (22.03%) Node.js
7 11 (18.64%) J2EE
7 11 (18.64%) XML
8 10 (16.95%) Spring MVC
9 9 (15.25%) HTML
9 9 (15.25%) REST
10 8 (13.56%) CSS
11 7 (11.86%) Struts
12 6 (10.17%) Angular 2
13 5 (8.47%) DHTML
13 5 (8.47%) JSF
13 5 (8.47%) JSP
13 5 (8.47%) Struts2
14 4 (6.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
1 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) TDD
3 10 (16.95%) MVC
3 10 (16.95%) SDLC
4 8 (13.56%) DevOps
4 8 (13.56%) Scrum
5 7 (11.86%) Microservices
6 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.47%) CRM
7 5 (8.47%) OO
7 5 (8.47%) Pair Programming
7 5 (8.47%) Records Management
7 5 (8.47%) UML
7 5 (8.47%) Use Case
7 5 (8.47%) Workflow
8 4 (6.78%) Build Automation
8 4 (6.78%) Dependency Management
8 4 (6.78%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
4 4 (6.78%) Go
4 4 (6.78%) Ruby
5 3 (5.08%) Java 8
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Scala
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) IBM
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Google