Period
to 25 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 25 January 2021 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 12 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -11
Contract jobs citing Java 35 73 106
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 9.75% 9.58% 9.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.08% 31.20% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 55
Median daily rate £300 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% - -5.56%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £308 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -27.65% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £26.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.96% -55.58%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £20.00 £26.65
% change year-on-year - -24.95% -55.58%

Java 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 97 234 396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.02% 30.71% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 148 246
Median daily rate £325 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +1.80% +3.09%
10th Percentile £225 £300 £240
90th Percentile £537 £544 £566
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -11.76% - +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 13
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.73% -50.67% -37.50%
Median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +77.08% -40.00% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Milton Keynes

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Java in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Java in Milton Keynes

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Java in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Java in Milton Keynes

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Java in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Java in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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.

1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) Spring
4 15 (42.86%) DevOps
5 14 (40.00%) Microservices
5 14 (40.00%) Spring Boot
5 14 (40.00%) RESTful
5 14 (40.00%) JSON
6 13 (37.14%) SOAP
7 12 (34.29%) NoSQL
7 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
8 11 (31.43%) JIRA
9 10 (28.57%) Web Services
9 10 (28.57%) Oracle
9 10 (28.57%) ETL
9 10 (28.57%) REST
9 10 (28.57%) OpenJDK
10 9 (25.71%) Docker
10 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
11 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (22.86%) IBM
11 8 (22.86%) Data Governance
11 8 (22.86%) Big Data
11 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
11 8 (22.86%) GitLab
11 8 (22.86%) Java 8
12 7 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
12 7 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 7 (20.00%) Kafka

Java
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 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon ECS
1 6 (17.14%) AWS Fargate
2 3 (8.57%) AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Serverless
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 2 (5.71%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.86%) npm
4 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) NoSQL
2 8 (22.86%) Big Data
2 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.71%) QlikView
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.86%) Impala
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (31.43%) JIRA
3 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.86%) GitLab
4 4 (11.43%) Android Studio
4 4 (11.43%) Appium
4 4 (11.43%) JMeter
4 4 (11.43%) Postman
4 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
5 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.86%) Ant
6 1 (2.86%) Bower
6 1 (2.86%) gulp
6 1 (2.86%) Hudson
6 1 (2.86%) Maven
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Architect
5 7 (20.00%) Data Architect
6 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Pega Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Tester
8 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Core Java Developer
8 1 (2.86%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) Spring
2 14 (40.00%) JSON
2 14 (40.00%) RESTful
2 14 (40.00%) Spring Boot
3 13 (37.14%) SOAP
4 10 (28.57%) OpenJDK
4 10 (28.57%) REST
4 10 (28.57%) Web Services
5 7 (20.00%) Kafka
6 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
6 6 (17.14%) React
7 4 (11.43%) Android SDK
7 4 (11.43%) iOS SDK
7 4 (11.43%) Spring Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Protocol Buffers
8 3 (8.57%) Velocity
9 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
9 2 (5.71%) Middleware
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Native
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Android
1 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) DevOps
3 14 (40.00%) Microservices
4 10 (28.57%) ETL
5 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
6 8 (22.86%) Data Governance
7 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 7 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
8 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
8 6 (17.14%) SOA
9 5 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.43%) BDD
10 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
10 4 (11.43%) Information Management
10 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
10 4 (11.43%) TDD
11 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Java 8
3 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) Java 9
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) TIBCO
4 4 (11.43%) Apple
5 3 (8.57%) Pega
6 2 (5.71%) Black Duck
6 2 (5.71%) HP