Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +16
Contract jobs citing Java 231 267 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.19% 16.95% 11.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.69% 52.46% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 140 89
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -3.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £550 £525 £495
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £434 £375 £395
% change year-on-year +15.67% -5.06% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £60.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year - +30.43% +15.00%

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 597 509 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 39.25% 32.32% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 243 218
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £40.00 - £25.50
10th Percentile £27.75 - £25.25
90th Percentile £54.25 - £25.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -18.18% +32.53% +38.33%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 87 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (29.44%) Jenkins
3 64 (27.71%) SQL
4 63 (27.27%) Banking
5 61 (26.41%) TDD
6 54 (23.38%) Spring
7 52 (22.51%) AngularJS
8 49 (21.21%) Test Automation
9 48 (20.78%) DevOps
10 45 (19.48%) Python
11 44 (19.05%) Web Services
12 42 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 42 (18.18%) IBM
12 42 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (18.18%) Node.js
13 40 (17.32%) Git (software)
14 39 (16.88%) Spring Boot
15 38 (16.45%) Amazon AWS
16 36 (15.58%) PaaS
16 36 (15.58%) Finance
17 35 (15.15%) MongoDB
18 34 (14.72%) JIRA
18 34 (14.72%) Linux
19 32 (13.85%) Oracle
19 32 (13.85%) REST
19 32 (13.85%) OpenShift
19 32 (13.85%) Docker
20 28 (12.12%) QA
20 28 (12.12%) Scrum
21 27 (11.69%) SOAP

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 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 21 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 17 (7.36%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (6.06%) JBoss
5 12 (5.19%) Apache
6 10 (4.33%) WebLogic
7 9 (3.90%) Confluence
7 9 (3.90%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.30%) IIS
10 2 (0.87%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.87%) CMS
10 2 (0.87%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.87%) nginx
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.43%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Maximo
2 3 (1.30%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 38 (16.45%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (15.58%) PaaS
3 32 (13.85%) OpenShift
4 14 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (5.19%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.90%) Amazon ELB
6 9 (3.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (3.03%) IaaS
8 5 (2.16%) npm
9 4 (1.73%) SaaS
10 3 (1.30%) Sauce Labs
11 2 (0.87%) GitHub
11 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.87%) Heroku
11 2 (0.87%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.19%) Internet
2 4 (1.73%) HTTP
2 4 (1.73%) SSL
3 2 (0.87%) DNS
4 1 (0.43%) ATM
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
4 1 (0.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 24 (10.39%) Big Data
2 24 (10.39%) Hadoop
3 18 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.06%) Apache Hive
6 13 (5.63%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.76%) DB2
8 10 (4.33%) HBase
8 10 (4.33%) Impala
8 10 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (3.90%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.16%) Data Lake
11 5 (2.16%) MySQL
11 5 (2.16%) Redis
12 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.30%) OLAP
13 3 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (29.44%) Jenkins
2 40 (17.32%) Git (software)
3 34 (14.72%) JIRA
4 25 (10.82%) Maven
5 16 (6.93%) Cucumber
5 16 (6.93%) Selenium
6 11 (4.76%) Appium
6 11 (4.76%) GitLab
7 9 (3.90%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.03%) Calabash
8 7 (3.03%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (2.60%) SonarQube
9 6 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (2.16%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.16%) Mocha
10 5 (2.16%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.16%) WebStorm
10 5 (2.16%) Xcode
General
1 63 (27.27%) Banking
2 36 (15.58%) Finance
3 11 (4.76%) Back Office
4 9 (3.90%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.03%) Law
5 7 (3.03%) Retail
6 6 (2.60%) Automotive
7 2 (0.87%) Marketing
7 2 (0.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
8 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (48.92%) Developer
2 62 (26.84%) Java Developer
3 23 (9.96%) Java Engineer
4 21 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 20 (8.66%) Automation Tester
5 20 (8.66%) Tester
6 17 (7.36%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (6.49%) Analyst
7 15 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.63%) Node.js Developer
10 12 (5.19%) Architect
10 12 (5.19%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.76%) QA Automation Tester
11 11 (4.76%) QA Tester
12 10 (4.33%) Java Automation Tester
13 9 (3.90%) Big Data Developer
13 9 (3.90%) Software Developer
14 8 (3.46%) Java Software Developer
15 7 (3.03%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (23.38%) Spring
2 52 (22.51%) AngularJS
3 44 (19.05%) Web Services
4 42 (18.18%) Node.js
5 39 (16.88%) Spring Boot
6 32 (13.85%) REST
7 27 (11.69%) SOAP
8 26 (11.26%) Middleware
9 22 (9.52%) Hibernate
10 21 (9.09%) XML
11 19 (8.23%) HTML
11 19 (8.23%) Kafka
12 17 (7.36%) Spring MVC
13 16 (6.93%) Java EE
14 15 (6.49%) J2EE
15 14 (6.06%) CSS
16 12 (5.19%) JSON
17 10 (4.33%) .NET
17 10 (4.33%) WebSphere MQ
18 9 (3.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.36%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.60%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.73%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.30%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.30%) User Experience
7 2 (0.87%) Clustering
7 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.87%) Fintech
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Replication
7 2 (0.87%) Smart City
8 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.43%) HACMP
8 1 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.43%) Vector Graphics
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.72%) Linux
2 18 (7.79%) Windows
3 15 (6.49%) Unix
4 12 (5.19%) Android
4 12 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.16%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.87%) DC/OS
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (26.41%) TDD
3 49 (21.21%) Test Automation
4 48 (20.78%) DevOps
5 42 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (12.12%) Scrum
7 27 (11.69%) Microservices
8 24 (10.39%) SDLC
9 19 (8.23%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (8.23%) MVC
10 17 (7.36%) Build Automation
10 17 (7.36%) Software Engineering
11 16 (6.93%) E-Commerce
12 14 (6.06%) BDD
12 14 (6.06%) Open Source
13 13 (5.63%) API Development
13 13 (5.63%) Workflow
14 12 (5.19%) OO
14 12 (5.19%) Technical Analysis
15 11 (4.76%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.71%) SQL
2 45 (19.48%) Python
3 42 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 26 (11.26%) Ruby
5 13 (5.63%) Java 8
6 10 (4.33%) Scala
7 9 (3.90%) Go
7 9 (3.90%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.46%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.03%) Groovy
10 6 (2.60%) C++
10 6 (2.60%) VB
11 5 (2.16%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.73%) ABAP
12 4 (1.73%) C#
12 4 (1.73%) PHP
13 3 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.30%) COBOL
13 3 (1.30%) HiveQL
13 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.73%) Degree
4 3 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) HND
5 2 (0.87%) ISEB
5 2 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.43%) APMG
6 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.12%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.30%) GDPR
3 1 (0.43%) PMO
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (13.85%) Docker
2 7 (3.03%) HDFS
3 5 (2.16%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.43%) GPFS
5 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (4.76%) Ansible
2 9 (3.90%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.16%) Kibana
4 3 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.30%) Oozie
5 1 (0.43%) Control-M
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (18.18%) IBM
2 32 (13.85%) Oracle
3 11 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 9 (3.90%) Google
4 9 (3.90%) hybris
5 7 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.03%) SAP
6 4 (1.73%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.73%) Talend
7 3 (1.30%) Splunk
7 3 (1.30%) Tableau
8 2 (0.87%) Adobe
8 2 (0.87%) ATG
8 2 (0.87%) Demandware
8 2 (0.87%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.87%) Remedy
8 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.87%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.43%) HP
9 1 (0.43%) VMware