Period
to 31 May 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 31 May 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 10 8
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 30 129 237
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.00% 11.89% 14.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.07% 35.25% 38.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 79 135
Median daily rate £464 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.13% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £294 £308 £315
90th Percentile £538 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £453 £425 £449
% change year-on-year +6.50% -5.29% +19.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £66.00 £36.66 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.03% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £66.00 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year +116.39% - -

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 166 366 610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 33.20% 33.73% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 200 360
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £298 £313
90th Percentile £638 £601 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 2
Median hourly rate £26.75 £37.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.14% -5.63% -
10th Percentile £17.95 £18.00 £27.75
90th Percentile £56.70 £48.75 £54.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -7.28% -16.11% -18.18%

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 31 May 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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Web Services
4 13 (43.33%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (40.00%) DevOps
6 11 (36.67%) XML
6 11 (36.67%) Windows
6 11 (36.67%) C
6 11 (36.67%) MySQL
7 10 (33.33%) Perl
7 10 (33.33%) JSP
7 10 (33.33%) Servlets
7 10 (33.33%) SOAP
7 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 10 (33.33%) BeanShell
7 10 (33.33%) Selenium
7 10 (33.33%) SailPoint
7 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 10 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (30.00%) JIRA
8 9 (30.00%) Korn
8 9 (30.00%) DB2 UDB
8 9 (30.00%) Bourne shell
8 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (30.00%) Tomcat

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 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) GCP
2 1 (3.33%) npm
2 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) MySQL
3 9 (30.00%) DB2
3 9 (30.00%) DB2 UDB
3 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (33.33%) Selenium
3 9 (30.00%) Ant
3 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (30.00%) JIRA
4 5 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Grunt
5 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) Mocha
5 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 6 (20.00%) Banking
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.67%) ColdFusion Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) CRM Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.67%) SailPoint Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SailPoint Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) Web Services
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) XML
4 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (33.33%) JSP
4 10 (33.33%) SailPoint
4 10 (33.33%) Servlets
4 10 (33.33%) SOAP
5 9 (30.00%) LDAP
6 8 (26.67%) Node.js
7 6 (20.00%) Spring
8 5 (16.67%) Electron Framework
8 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (13.33%) Apache CXF
9 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
9 4 (13.33%) JDBC
10 3 (10.00%) J2EE
11 2 (6.67%) .NET
11 2 (6.67%) CSS
11 2 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (30.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) EMV
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (23.33%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) DevOps
3 10 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.67%) CRM
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) User Stories
9 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) C
4 10 (33.33%) BeanShell
4 10 (33.33%) Perl
4 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 9 (30.00%) Bourne shell
5 9 (30.00%) Korn
6 8 (26.67%) Python
7 5 (16.67%) PHP
8 3 (10.00%) C#
9 2 (6.67%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) Java 8
9 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
10 1 (3.33%) ES6
10 1 (3.33%) Groovy
10 1 (3.33%) Kotlin
10 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CAPM
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (30.00%) RACF
2 2 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
1 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.33%) Capita
3 1 (3.33%) Dell
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) OutSystems
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin