Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +24
Contract jobs citing Java 262 163 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 16.57% 11.93% 11.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.62% 46.05% 35.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 78 108
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £364 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.71% +2.46% -4.70%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £300
90th Percentile £550 £529 £479
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +24.14% +2.11% -2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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 645 354 494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 40.80% 25.92% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 173 276
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £363 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -0.34% +11.92%
10th Percentile £306 £294 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £363 £361
% change year-on-year +17.24% +0.35% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +167.86% -12.50%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.50 £38.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +54.00%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Milton Keynes

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Milton Keynes

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Milton Keynes

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, 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.

1 101 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (33.97%) Spring
3 77 (29.39%) TDD
4 69 (26.34%) SQL
4 69 (26.34%) Jenkins
5 68 (25.95%) Banking
6 63 (24.05%) AngularJS
7 59 (22.52%) DevOps
8 58 (22.14%) IBM
9 49 (18.70%) Spring Boot
9 49 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (18.32%) Git (software)
10 48 (18.32%) Test Automation
11 47 (17.94%) Web Services
12 40 (15.27%) WebSphere
12 40 (15.27%) JIRA
13 37 (14.12%) Hibernate
13 37 (14.12%) Docker
14 36 (13.74%) Microservices
14 36 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
14 36 (13.74%) J2EE
15 34 (12.98%) WebSphere MQ
15 34 (12.98%) Python
16 33 (12.60%) Finance
17 31 (11.83%) Scrum
17 31 (11.83%) PaaS
17 31 (11.83%) REST
17 31 (11.83%) Node.js
17 31 (11.83%) Big Data
18 30 (11.45%) Linux

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 40 (15.27%) WebSphere
2 27 (10.31%) Apache Spark
3 24 (9.16%) Tomcat
4 21 (8.02%) Apache
5 18 (6.87%) Confluence
6 10 (3.82%) WebLogic
7 9 (3.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (3.44%) JBoss
8 6 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.53%) SAS
10 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.76%) CMS
11 2 (0.76%) IIS
11 2 (0.76%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.76%) nginx
11 2 (0.76%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Maximo
2 3 (1.15%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (11.83%) PaaS
3 28 (10.69%) OpenShift
4 13 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (4.20%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.44%) Amazon ELB
6 9 (3.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (3.05%) IaaS
8 7 (2.67%) Sauce Labs
9 5 (1.91%) SaaS
10 4 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.15%) Bluemix
11 3 (1.15%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (1.15%) npm
12 2 (0.76%) GitHub
12 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.76%) Office 365
12 2 (0.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.78%) HTTP
2 18 (6.87%) Internet
3 8 (3.05%) SSL
4 7 (2.67%) FTP
5 6 (2.29%) SMTP
6 3 (1.15%) DNS
7 2 (0.76%) Skype
8 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.38%) Firewall
8 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.83%) Big Data
2 30 (11.45%) SQL Server
3 27 (10.31%) Hadoop
4 21 (8.02%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.87%) Apache Hive
6 17 (6.49%) NoSQL
7 14 (5.34%) Relational Database
8 13 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (4.96%) Impala
9 9 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (3.05%) HBase
11 7 (2.67%) DB2
11 7 (2.67%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.67%) Redis
12 6 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (2.29%) Sqoop
13 5 (1.91%) MySQL
14 4 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 69 (26.34%) Jenkins
2 48 (18.32%) Git (software)
3 40 (15.27%) JIRA
4 25 (9.54%) Maven
4 25 (9.54%) Selenium
5 16 (6.11%) WebDriver
6 15 (5.73%) Cucumber
7 13 (4.96%) Eclipse
8 12 (4.58%) Appium
8 12 (4.58%) GitLab
9 11 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (3.82%) Bitbucket
11 9 (3.44%) TeamCity
12 8 (3.05%) JUnit
12 8 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (2.67%) git-flow
13 7 (2.67%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (2.29%) Calabash
14 6 (2.29%) Protractor
14 6 (2.29%) SonarQube
General
1 68 (25.95%) Banking
2 33 (12.60%) Finance
3 13 (4.96%) Retail
4 9 (3.44%) Back Office
4 9 (3.44%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.29%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.53%) Automotive
8 2 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 136 (51.91%) Developer
2 101 (38.55%) Java Developer
3 35 (13.36%) Senior Developer
4 32 (12.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (10.31%) Full Stack Developer
5 27 (10.31%) Java Engineer
6 19 (7.25%) Analyst
6 19 (7.25%) Tester
7 18 (6.87%) Automation Tester
8 17 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
8 17 (6.49%) Lead Developer
9 15 (5.73%) Lead Java Developer
10 14 (5.34%) J2EE Developer
10 14 (5.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.96%) Big Data Developer
11 13 (4.96%) Consultant
12 12 (4.58%) QA Automation Tester
12 12 (4.58%) QA Tester
13 11 (4.20%) Angular Developer
13 11 (4.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (33.97%) Spring
2 63 (24.05%) AngularJS
3 49 (18.70%) Spring Boot
4 47 (17.94%) Web Services
5 37 (14.12%) Hibernate
6 36 (13.74%) J2EE
7 34 (12.98%) WebSphere MQ
8 31 (11.83%) Node.js
8 31 (11.83%) REST
9 29 (11.07%) SOAP
10 22 (8.40%) Kafka
10 22 (8.40%) Spring MVC
11 20 (7.63%) Middleware
12 19 (7.25%) JDBC
13 17 (6.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (6.11%) Apache CXF
15 15 (5.73%) XML
16 14 (5.34%) Java EE
17 13 (4.96%) HTML
18 12 (4.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (4.20%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.29%) DataPower
6 5 (1.91%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.53%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.53%) User Experience
8 3 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.15%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.76%) Clustering
9 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.76%) Fintech
9 2 (0.76%) Smart City
10 1 (0.38%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.38%) HACMP
10 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.38%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.45%) Linux
2 25 (9.54%) Windows
3 17 (6.49%) Android
4 12 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.20%) Unix
6 10 (3.82%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.76%) DC/OS
7 2 (0.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (29.39%) TDD
3 59 (22.52%) DevOps
4 49 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (18.32%) Test Automation
6 36 (13.74%) Microservices
7 31 (11.83%) Scrum
8 24 (9.16%) MVC
9 23 (8.78%) API Development
10 22 (8.40%) CRM
11 21 (8.02%) BDD
11 21 (8.02%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (7.63%) E-Commerce
13 17 (6.49%) Waterfall
14 14 (5.34%) SDLC
15 12 (4.58%) Open Source
15 12 (4.58%) Software Engineering
15 12 (4.58%) Technical Analysis
16 11 (4.20%) QA Automation
17 10 (3.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 69 (26.34%) SQL
2 34 (12.98%) Python
3 26 (9.92%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.40%) Java 8
5 16 (6.11%) Ruby
6 14 (5.34%) Scala
7 11 (4.20%) C#
7 11 (4.20%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.82%) Apple Swift
9 8 (3.05%) Go
9 8 (3.05%) VB
10 7 (2.67%) C++
11 6 (2.29%) ActionScript
11 6 (2.29%) ActionScript 2.0
11 6 (2.29%) ActionScript 3.0
11 6 (2.29%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.53%) ABAP
12 4 (1.53%) Groovy
12 4 (1.53%) PHP
12 4 (1.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (2.29%) Degree
2 4 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.76%) HND
4 2 (0.76%) ISEB
4 2 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) APMG
5 1 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.25%) QA
2 6 (2.29%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.29%) RosettaNet
3 5 (1.91%) GDPR
4 1 (0.38%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (14.12%) Docker
2 7 (2.67%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.76%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.76%) HDFS
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.76%) XenApp
4 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.38%) GPFS
5 1 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.58%) Ansible
2 9 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.05%) Oozie
4 7 (2.67%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.91%) Amdocs OSS
6 4 (1.53%) Kibana
7 3 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.76%) Netcool
8 2 (0.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 2 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.76%) SCCM
8 2 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.76%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.38%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 58 (22.14%) IBM
2 26 (9.92%) Oracle
3 14 (5.34%) Cloudera
4 11 (4.20%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.05%) hybris
6 7 (2.67%) SAP
7 6 (2.29%) Google
7 6 (2.29%) webMethods
8 5 (1.91%) Amdocs
8 5 (1.91%) Cramer
9 4 (1.53%) Teradata
10 3 (1.15%) Citrix
10 3 (1.15%) Talend
11 2 (0.76%) ATG
11 2 (0.76%) Computacenter
11 2 (0.76%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.76%) HP
11 2 (0.76%) Nuxeo
11 2 (0.76%) Remedy
11 2 (0.76%) Symantec