Period
to 23 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 22 39
Rank change year-on-year -29 +17 +51
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 69 111 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.47% 7.48% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 7.84% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 76 52
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £356 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +1.06% -6.00%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £300
90th Percentile £528 £488 £444
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +28.57% -1.41% -3.40%
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 1,468 1,415 1,352
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 95.41% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 735 729
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £270 £257
90th Percentile £550 £544 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 48 45
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.03 £16.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.69% +35.42% -17.24%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.94 £8.50
90th Percentile £21.30 £18.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.13 £14.00
% change year-on-year -17.96% +22.32% -8.20%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (59.42%) Spring
3 30 (43.48%) Banking
4 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (36.23%) Web Services
6 23 (33.33%) TDD
7 21 (30.43%) AngularJS
8 20 (28.99%) Spring Boot
8 20 (28.99%) Hibernate
9 17 (24.64%) PaaS
10 16 (23.19%) Maven
10 16 (23.19%) IBM
10 16 (23.19%) J2EE
11 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
11 15 (21.74%) MVC
12 14 (20.29%) DevOps
13 13 (18.84%) REST
13 13 (18.84%) Spring MVC
14 12 (17.39%) WebSphere
14 12 (17.39%) XML
14 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
15 11 (15.94%) OpenShift
15 11 (15.94%) SQL
15 11 (15.94%) HTML
15 11 (15.94%) CSS
16 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
16 10 (14.49%) CRM
16 10 (14.49%) WebSphere MQ
16 10 (14.49%) Finance
16 10 (14.49%) Java EE

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 12 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.59%) Apache
4 5 (7.25%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.35%) Apache Spark
6 3 (4.35%) Confluence
6 3 (4.35%) JBoss
7 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.64%) PaaS
2 11 (15.94%) OpenShift
3 9 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (7.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.90%) IaaS
6 2 (2.90%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.70%) Big Data
3 6 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.25%) Apache Hive
4 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.35%) Data Lake
5 3 (4.35%) Impala
5 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Maven
2 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.25%) WebStorm
4 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.80%) GitLab
4 4 (5.80%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) git-flow
6 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.45%) JUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.45%) Mocha
6 1 (1.45%) Mockito
6 1 (1.45%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (43.48%) Banking
2 10 (14.49%) Finance
3 6 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Automotive
5 4 (5.80%) Law
6 2 (2.90%) Retail
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (59.42%) Spring
2 25 (36.23%) Web Services
3 21 (30.43%) AngularJS
4 20 (28.99%) Hibernate
4 20 (28.99%) Spring Boot
5 16 (23.19%) J2EE
6 13 (18.84%) REST
6 13 (18.84%) Spring MVC
7 12 (17.39%) XML
8 11 (15.94%) CSS
8 11 (15.94%) HTML
9 10 (14.49%) Java EE
9 10 (14.49%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (13.04%) JDBC
11 7 (10.14%) JSON
11 7 (10.14%) Spring Integration
12 6 (8.70%) Angular 2
13 5 (7.25%) Apache Camel
13 5 (7.25%) React
13 5 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.90%) Fintech
2 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.45%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
1 3 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.33%) TDD
3 15 (21.74%) MVC
4 14 (20.29%) DevOps
5 10 (14.49%) CRM
5 10 (14.49%) Microservices
6 9 (13.04%) API Development
7 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.59%) SDLC
8 6 (8.70%) BDD
8 6 (8.70%) ITIL
8 6 (8.70%) Pair Programming
8 6 (8.70%) Scrum
8 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.25%) OO
9 5 (7.25%) Records Management
9 5 (7.25%) UML
9 5 (7.25%) Use Case
9 5 (7.25%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.94%) SQL
4 9 (13.04%) Java 8
5 5 (7.25%) Go
5 5 (7.25%) Ruby
6 2 (2.90%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) Scala
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) COBOL
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) IBM
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Google
4 3 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat