Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 52 86
Rank change year-on-year +40 +34 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 182 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.49% 3.29% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.02% 3.54% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 13 18
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £338 £285 £250
90th Percentile £525 £500 £458
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £365 £355
% change year-on-year +9.59% +2.82% +12.70%
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 1652 1188 1857
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 93.10% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 658 955
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.57% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 182 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (63.19%) Spring
3 75 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (36.81%) Banking
5 57 (31.32%) Microservices
6 54 (29.67%) Jenkins
7 52 (28.57%) RESTful
7 52 (28.57%) TDD
8 48 (26.37%) Git (software)
9 47 (25.82%) Spring Boot
10 44 (24.18%) AngularJS
10 44 (24.18%) Web Services
11 43 (23.63%) Scrum
11 43 (23.63%) Maven
12 37 (20.33%) HTML
13 36 (19.78%) Finance
14 34 (18.68%) MVC
14 34 (18.68%) JavaScript
15 29 (15.93%) Hibernate
15 29 (15.93%) SOA
16 27 (14.84%) REST
16 27 (14.84%) Spring MVC
16 27 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (14.29%) WebSphere
18 25 (13.74%) J2EE
19 23 (12.64%) Ruby
19 23 (12.64%) JSON
20 22 (12.09%) JUnit
20 22 (12.09%) CSS
20 22 (12.09%) IBM

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 26 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 18 (9.89%) Tomcat
3 13 (7.14%) Apache
4 11 (6.04%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (6.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (5.49%) Confluence
6 8 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (3.85%) Apache Spark
8 5 (2.75%) JBoss
9 4 (2.20%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.65%) CMS
11 2 (1.10%) Alfresco
11 2 (1.10%) Drupal
11 2 (1.10%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.44%) PaaS
2 15 (8.24%) OpenShift
3 10 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.20%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.20%) Google Checkout
5 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.04%) NoSQL
1 11 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.40%) Big Data
3 6 (3.30%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.75%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.20%) Endeca
5 4 (2.20%) Hazelcast
5 4 (2.20%) MySQL
6 3 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.65%) Redis
7 2 (1.10%) DB2
7 2 (1.10%) Spark SQL
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.55%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 54 (29.67%) Jenkins
2 48 (26.37%) Git (software)
3 43 (23.63%) Maven
4 22 (12.09%) JUnit
5 19 (10.44%) Eclipse
6 18 (9.89%) JIRA
7 14 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (7.69%) TeamCity
8 12 (6.59%) Mockito
9 8 (4.40%) Selenium
10 7 (3.85%) git-flow
10 7 (3.85%) Subversion
11 5 (2.75%) Ant
11 5 (2.75%) Hudson
11 5 (2.75%) Jasmine
12 4 (2.20%) Gradle
12 4 (2.20%) gulp
12 4 (2.20%) Mocha
12 4 (2.20%) Protractor
12 4 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 67 (36.81%) Banking
2 36 (19.78%) Finance
3 12 (6.59%) Retail Banking
4 10 (5.49%) Automotive
5 8 (4.40%) Retail
6 4 (2.20%) Games
7 3 (1.65%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (63.19%) Spring
2 52 (28.57%) RESTful
3 47 (25.82%) Spring Boot
4 44 (24.18%) AngularJS
4 44 (24.18%) Web Services
5 37 (20.33%) HTML
6 29 (15.93%) Hibernate
7 27 (14.84%) REST
7 27 (14.84%) Spring MVC
8 25 (13.74%) J2EE
9 23 (12.64%) JSON
10 22 (12.09%) CSS
11 20 (10.99%) Java EE
11 20 (10.99%) Node.js
12 15 (8.24%) SOAP
13 13 (7.14%) HTML5
13 13 (7.14%) Spring Integration
14 12 (6.59%) Spring Security
15 10 (5.49%) JDBC
15 10 (5.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.20%) iPad
1 4 (2.20%) Online Games
2 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.55%) Fintech
3 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.40%) Linux
2 4 (2.20%) Android
2 4 (2.20%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (1.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (31.32%) Microservices
3 52 (28.57%) TDD
4 43 (23.63%) Scrum
5 34 (18.68%) MVC
6 29 (15.93%) SOA
7 27 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.44%) API Development
8 19 (10.44%) BDD
8 19 (10.44%) Kanban
8 19 (10.44%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.24%) CRM
10 14 (7.69%) DevOps
11 13 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.59%) Pair Programming
13 11 (6.04%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (6.04%) OO
13 11 (6.04%) SOLID
14 10 (5.49%) Test-First Development
15 6 (3.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 182 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (18.68%) JavaScript
3 23 (12.64%) Ruby
4 15 (8.24%) SQL
5 11 (6.04%) Go
6 7 (3.85%) Scala
7 3 (1.65%) ES6
7 3 (1.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (2.75%) Degree
2 3 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (2.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) Consul
1 3 (1.65%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.65%) Mesos
2 1 (0.55%) Ansible
2 1 (0.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 22 (12.09%) IBM
2 14 (7.69%) Google
2 14 (7.69%) Oracle
3 7 (3.85%) Cloudera
4 6 (3.30%) hybris
4 6 (3.30%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.75%) Apigee
5 5 (2.75%) WSO2
6 4 (2.20%) Coremetrics
6 4 (2.20%) PayPal
7 3 (1.65%) Avaya
8 2 (1.10%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.10%) OpenText
8 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.55%) Informatica
9 1 (0.55%) Nuxeo