Period
to 15 August 2020

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 15 August 2020 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
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 12 8
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 30 125 217
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.43% 11.68% 14.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.74% 35.51% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 73 104
Median daily rate £464 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.13% -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £315
90th Percentile £537 £506 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £464 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +9.13% -2.86% +12.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £46.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.01% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year +23.53% - -

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 152 352 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 37.62% 32.90% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 202 335
Median daily rate £450 £439 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +6.45%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £311
90th Percentile £638 £588 £560
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +7.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £28.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -30.00% -
10th Percentile £28.13 £17.55 £27.75
90th Percentile £54.90 £49.47 £54.25
Median hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +23.53% -24.44% +7.14%

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 15 August 2020.

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

Java
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Java in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Java in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, 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 (70.00%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) SOAP
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (43.33%) HTML
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 12 (40.00%) Perl
6 12 (40.00%) Web Services
6 12 (40.00%) Windows
6 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 12 (40.00%) DevOps
6 12 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
7 11 (36.67%) Unix
7 11 (36.67%) MySQL
7 11 (36.67%) Ant
8 10 (33.33%) JIRA
9 9 (30.00%) BeanShell
9 9 (30.00%) C
9 9 (30.00%) XML
9 9 (30.00%) Linux
9 9 (30.00%) JSP
9 9 (30.00%) Servlets
9 9 (30.00%) SailPoint
10 8 (26.67%) Node.js
10 8 (26.67%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (26.67%) Python
10 8 (26.67%) LDAP
10 8 (26.67%) DB2

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 5 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) Confluence
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.00%) Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.00%) npm
3 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) MySQL
3 8 (26.67%) DB2
3 8 (26.67%) DB2 UDB
3 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data
7 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Ant
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (33.33%) JIRA
3 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
3 8 (26.67%) Selenium
4 4 (13.33%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) Grunt
5 3 (10.00%) Hudson
5 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.00%) Mocha
5 3 (10.00%) Subversion
5 3 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 6 (20.00%) Banking
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Integration Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Pega Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SailPoint Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (3.33%) SailPoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) SOAP
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 12 (40.00%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) JSP
4 9 (30.00%) SailPoint
4 9 (30.00%) Servlets
4 9 (30.00%) XML
5 8 (26.67%) LDAP
5 8 (26.67%) Node.js
6 6 (20.00%) REST
7 5 (16.67%) Middleware
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (16.67%) RESTful
7 5 (16.67%) Spring
8 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.33%) CSS
8 4 (13.33%) Electron Framework
8 4 (13.33%) React
9 3 (10.00%) Chai
9 3 (10.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Linux Command Line
1 8 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Unix
3 9 (30.00%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Android
5 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) DevOps
2 12 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (26.67%) ETL
4 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (13.33%) User Stories
8 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
8 3 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (10.00%) MVVM
8 3 (10.00%) Open Source
8 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) Perl
3 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (30.00%) BeanShell
4 9 (30.00%) C
5 8 (26.67%) Bourne shell
5 8 (26.67%) Korn
5 8 (26.67%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 4 (13.33%) C#
7 4 (13.33%) PHP
8 3 (10.00%) Apple Swift
8 3 (10.00%) ES6
8 3 (10.00%) Kotlin
8 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (10.00%) VBScript
9 2 (6.67%) Java 8
10 1 (3.33%) Groovy
10 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CAPM
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (26.67%) RACF
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) OutSystems
3 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (10.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (6.67%) Pega
5 1 (3.33%) Capita
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.33%) VMware