Period
to 25 May 2019

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 May 2019 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 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 124 244 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.51% 15.35% 13.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.13% 39.74% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 138 97
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £448 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.03% +19.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £308 £315 £305
90th Percentile £525 £550 £514
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £438 £375
% change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £28.58 - -

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 353 614 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 32.78% 38.62% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 359 204
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £425 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +16.84% -1.69%
10th Percentile £283 £310 £270
90th Percentile £606 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 2 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £38.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -15.56% -18.18% +42.86%

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 25 May 2019.

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

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Java in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 57 (45.97%) Jenkins
2 47 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.90%) Spring
3 45 (36.29%) JavaScript
4 38 (30.65%) Test Automation
4 38 (30.65%) DevOps
5 35 (28.23%) JIRA
5 35 (28.23%) SQL
6 33 (26.61%) Docker
7 32 (25.81%) Maven
8 31 (25.00%) Spring Boot
8 31 (25.00%) Java 8
9 30 (24.19%) Banking
9 30 (24.19%) Git (software)
9 30 (24.19%) TDD
10 29 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (22.58%) Finance
12 27 (21.77%) Linux
12 27 (21.77%) AngularJS
13 26 (20.97%) Microservices
14 24 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
15 22 (17.74%) Oracle
15 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
15 22 (17.74%) Confluence
16 20 (16.13%) HTML
16 20 (16.13%) Python
16 20 (16.13%) BDD
16 20 (16.13%) JSON
16 20 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
16 20 (16.13%) Sonatype Nexus

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 22 (17.74%) Confluence
2 14 (11.29%) Tomcat
2 14 (11.29%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.45%) JBoss
4 6 (4.84%) IIS
5 5 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (3.23%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.42%) Apache
7 3 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.61%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.61%) nginx
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.81%) JRun
9 1 (0.81%) Liferay
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Maximo
2 3 (2.42%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.42%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.42%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.10%) OpenShift
2 10 (8.06%) PaaS
3 7 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.03%) GitHub
5 4 (3.23%) IaaS
6 2 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.61%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) HTTP
2 4 (3.23%) ATM
3 2 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.71%) DB2
3 14 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.26%) MySQL
5 7 (5.65%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.84%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.23%) NuoDB
9 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.81%) Big Data
11 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.81%) HBase
11 1 (0.81%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 57 (45.97%) Jenkins
2 35 (28.23%) JIRA
3 32 (25.81%) Maven
4 30 (24.19%) Git (software)
5 20 (16.13%) Sonatype Nexus
6 17 (13.71%) IntelliJ
6 17 (13.71%) Selenium
7 8 (6.45%) GitLab
8 7 (5.65%) JMeter
9 6 (4.84%) Ant
9 6 (4.84%) Cucumber
9 6 (4.84%) Eclipse
9 6 (4.84%) JUnit
10 5 (4.03%) TeamCity
11 4 (3.23%) git-flow
11 4 (3.23%) Subversion
12 3 (2.42%) Android Studio
12 3 (2.42%) Appium
12 3 (2.42%) FishEye
13 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (24.19%) Banking
2 28 (22.58%) Finance
3 6 (4.84%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Automotive
5 3 (2.42%) Back Office
5 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (37.10%) Developer
2 24 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (16.94%) Java Developer
4 18 (14.52%) Tester
5 17 (13.71%) Automation Tester
6 8 (6.45%) Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Java Automation Tester
8 6 (4.84%) Architect
8 6 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.84%) QA Automation Tester
8 6 (4.84%) QA Tester
9 5 (4.03%) Junior
9 5 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.23%) Backend Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Consultant
10 4 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.23%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.23%) Maximo Consultant
10 4 (3.23%) Maximo Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.90%) Spring
2 31 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 27 (21.77%) AngularJS
4 20 (16.13%) HTML
4 20 (16.13%) JSON
5 18 (14.52%) SOAP
6 17 (13.71%) Node.js
7 12 (9.68%) Web Services
8 10 (8.06%) LDAP
8 10 (8.06%) Middleware
8 10 (8.06%) XML
9 8 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 8 (6.45%) REST
9 8 (6.45%) SailPoint
9 8 (6.45%) Servlets
10 7 (5.65%) CSS
10 7 (5.65%) RESTful
11 6 (4.84%) HTML5
11 6 (4.84%) JSP
12 5 (4.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (5.65%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.84%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.23%) Robotics
5 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.77%) Linux
2 13 (10.48%) Windows
3 11 (8.87%) Unix
4 9 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.03%) Android
6 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) AIX
7 1 (0.81%) Solaris
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (30.65%) DevOps
2 38 (30.65%) Test Automation
3 30 (24.19%) TDD
4 29 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (20.97%) Microservices
6 24 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (16.13%) BDD
8 14 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (10.48%) Scrum
10 12 (9.68%) Front End Development
11 11 (8.87%) Technical Analysis
12 9 (7.26%) Project Management
13 8 (6.45%) QA Automation
14 7 (5.65%) Data Integration
14 7 (5.65%) Migration
14 7 (5.65%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (4.84%) MVC
16 5 (4.03%) Configuration Management
16 5 (4.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.29%) JavaScript
2 35 (28.23%) SQL
3 31 (25.00%) Java 8
4 20 (16.13%) Python
5 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 10 (8.06%) PHP
7 6 (4.84%) BeanShell
7 6 (4.84%) Bourne shell
7 6 (4.84%) C
7 6 (4.84%) Korn
7 6 (4.84%) Perl
8 3 (2.42%) C#
9 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
1 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) CCIE
3 1 (0.81%) CCNA
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.81%) MCSD
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (26.61%) Docker
2 12 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.84%) RACF
4 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.81%) HDFS
5 1 (0.81%) oVirt
5 1 (0.81%) RHEV
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Ansible
1 5 (4.03%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.23%) Terraform
3 2 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.61%) Kibana
3 2 (1.61%) logstash
3 2 (1.61%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Oracle
2 19 (15.32%) IBM
3 11 (8.87%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.23%) SAP
5 3 (2.42%) VMware
5 3 (2.42%) White Clarke
6 2 (1.61%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.61%) Apple
6 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.61%) Splunk
7 1 (0.81%) FatWire
7 1 (0.81%) GUPTA
7 1 (0.81%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.81%) hybris
7 1 (0.81%) Remedy