Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 +37
Contract jobs citing Java 315 157 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.57% 12.75% 8.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.54% 43.61% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 73 81
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +10.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £313 £292 £275
90th Percentile £538 £575 £473
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.63% -2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +300.00% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +300.00% - -

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 649 360 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 38.27% 29.24% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 199 298
Milton Keynes median daily rate £405 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +6.38% +0.71%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £401 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.48% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +158.62% -3.33%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year +46.67% +80.72% +18.57%

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 19 January 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 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Java.

1 153 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (39.68%) Spring
3 103 (32.70%) TDD
4 98 (31.11%) Banking
5 92 (29.21%) Jenkins
6 76 (24.13%) Microservices
7 72 (22.86%) AngularJS
8 66 (20.95%) Git (software)
9 64 (20.32%) Spring Boot
9 64 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (19.68%) Web Services
11 58 (18.41%) SQL
12 57 (18.10%) Finance
13 53 (16.83%) IBM
13 53 (16.83%) Scrum
14 51 (16.19%) JavaScript
15 48 (15.24%) WebSphere
16 47 (14.92%) Test Automation
17 45 (14.29%) API Development
18 44 (13.97%) JIRA
19 43 (13.65%) Hibernate
19 43 (13.65%) HTML
20 42 (13.33%) REST
21 41 (13.02%) J2EE
21 41 (13.02%) Ruby
22 40 (12.70%) Node.js
23 39 (12.38%) RESTful
23 39 (12.38%) DevOps
23 39 (12.38%) SQL Server
24 38 (12.06%) Docker

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 48 (15.24%) WebSphere
2 32 (10.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 30 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 28 (8.89%) Confluence
5 21 (6.67%) Apache
6 18 (5.71%) Apache Spark
7 12 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.90%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.59%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.59%) SAS
11 4 (1.27%) CMS
12 3 (0.95%) JBoss
13 2 (0.63%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.63%) Drupal
13 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.63%) Liferay
13 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.75%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (11.75%) PaaS
2 35 (11.11%) OpenShift
3 13 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (2.86%) Sauce Labs
5 5 (1.59%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.59%) Google Checkout
6 2 (0.63%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.63%) IaaS
6 2 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.63%) npm
6 2 (0.63%) Office 365
6 2 (0.63%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.32%) GitHub
7 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.79%) HTTP
2 28 (8.89%) Internet
3 10 (3.17%) FTP
3 10 (3.17%) SMTP
3 10 (3.17%) SSL
4 5 (1.59%) Intranet
5 2 (0.63%) Skype
6 1 (0.32%) AMQP
6 1 (0.32%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.32%) Firewall
6 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.57%) Big Data
3 23 (7.30%) Hadoop
4 20 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 18 (5.71%) Redis
6 13 (4.13%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.86%) Apache Hive
9 9 (2.86%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.22%) MySQL
11 6 (1.90%) DB2
11 6 (1.90%) Impala
12 5 (1.59%) Endeca
12 5 (1.59%) QlikView
12 5 (1.59%) Sqoop
13 4 (1.27%) HBase
13 4 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 92 (29.21%) Jenkins
2 66 (20.95%) Git (software)
3 44 (13.97%) JIRA
4 32 (10.16%) Maven
5 28 (8.89%) Selenium
6 27 (8.57%) Eclipse
7 21 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 20 (6.35%) WebDriver
9 15 (4.76%) Bitbucket
10 14 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (4.13%) Appium
11 13 (4.13%) git-flow
12 12 (3.81%) GitLab
13 11 (3.49%) JUnit
14 8 (2.54%) Ant
14 8 (2.54%) Hudson
15 7 (2.22%) Protractor
15 7 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (2.22%) Subversion
16 6 (1.90%) Mockito
General
1 98 (31.11%) Banking
2 57 (18.10%) Finance
3 22 (6.98%) Retail
4 20 (6.35%) Retail Banking
5 12 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.86%) Automotive
7 6 (1.90%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 202 (64.13%) Developer
2 156 (49.52%) Java Developer
3 43 (13.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 42 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 38 (12.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (6.03%) Angular Developer
6 19 (6.03%) Tester
7 18 (5.71%) Automation Tester
7 18 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
7 18 (5.71%) Java Engineer
7 18 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 16 (5.08%) Consultant
8 16 (5.08%) Lead Developer
9 15 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
10 13 (4.13%) Analyst
11 12 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (3.81%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.49%) Cloud Developer
12 11 (3.49%) J2EE Team Leader
12 11 (3.49%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (39.68%) Spring
2 72 (22.86%) AngularJS
3 64 (20.32%) Spring Boot
4 62 (19.68%) Web Services
5 43 (13.65%) Hibernate
5 43 (13.65%) HTML
6 42 (13.33%) REST
7 41 (13.02%) J2EE
8 40 (12.70%) Node.js
9 39 (12.38%) RESTful
10 35 (11.11%) SOAP
11 33 (10.48%) Java EE
12 27 (8.57%) CSS
13 26 (8.25%) JSON
13 26 (8.25%) XML
14 24 (7.62%) Spring MVC
15 22 (6.98%) JDBC
16 21 (6.67%) Apache CXF
16 21 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (6.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.13%) Mobile App
2 12 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.17%) Cloud Native
3 10 (3.17%) DataPower
4 7 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.59%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.95%) User Experience
9 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.32%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.30%) Android
2 21 (6.67%) Windows
3 15 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.13%) Linux
4 13 (4.13%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.90%) Unix
6 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (32.70%) TDD
3 76 (24.13%) Microservices
4 64 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (16.83%) Scrum
6 47 (14.92%) Test Automation
7 45 (14.29%) API Development
8 39 (12.38%) DevOps
9 36 (11.43%) CRM
10 35 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (8.25%) BDD
12 25 (7.94%) MVC
13 21 (6.67%) E-Commerce
14 20 (6.35%) Kanban
14 20 (6.35%) Waterfall
15 18 (5.71%) Open Source
16 17 (5.40%) SOA
17 16 (5.08%) Unit Testing
18 15 (4.76%) ITIL
19 14 (4.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 58 (18.41%) SQL
2 51 (16.19%) JavaScript
3 41 (13.02%) Ruby
4 27 (8.57%) Go
5 16 (5.08%) C#
6 13 (4.13%) Apple Swift
6 13 (4.13%) Scala
7 10 (3.17%) ActionScript
7 10 (3.17%) ActionScript 2.0
7 10 (3.17%) ActionScript 3.0
8 9 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.54%) Python
10 7 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.90%) C++
11 6 (1.90%) VB
12 5 (1.59%) Perl
12 5 (1.59%) VBA
13 3 (0.95%) C
14 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (2.22%) Degree
2 3 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (0.95%) ISTQB
2 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.32%) MCPD
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.30%) QA
2 10 (3.17%) RosettaNet
3 7 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (12.06%) Docker
2 4 (1.27%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.63%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.63%) XenApp
3 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (5.08%) Ansible
2 6 (1.90%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.59%) Amdocs OSS
3 5 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.27%) Oozie
5 3 (0.95%) Consul
5 3 (0.95%) Mesos
6 2 (0.63%) Ambari
6 2 (0.63%) Netcool
6 2 (0.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 2 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.63%) Puppet
6 2 (0.63%) SCCM
6 2 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.63%) Terraform
6 2 (0.63%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.32%) Kibana
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (16.83%) IBM
2 29 (9.21%) Oracle
3 16 (5.08%) Google
4 12 (3.81%) Cloudera
5 10 (3.17%) webMethods
6 9 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.86%) MuleSoft
7 6 (1.90%) hybris
8 5 (1.59%) Amdocs
8 5 (1.59%) Apigee
8 5 (1.59%) Coremetrics
8 5 (1.59%) Cramer
8 5 (1.59%) PayPal
8 5 (1.59%) Teradata
8 5 (1.59%) WSO2
9 4 (1.27%) HP
10 3 (0.95%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.95%) Citrix
10 3 (0.95%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.63%) Symantec