Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +13
Contract jobs citing Java 186 345 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.30% 20.51% 12.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.09% 54.50% 41.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 161 62
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +20.27%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £57.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +283.33% -62.50%

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 530 633 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 37.91% 37.63% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 299 192
Milton Keynes median daily rate £412 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.58% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £569 £525 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +6.45% +4.73% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £35.83 - £15.00
10th Percentile £20.24 - £11.20
90th Percentile £53.42 - £21.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +36.99% +40.38%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 75 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (31.18%) JavaScript
3 54 (29.03%) Spring
4 53 (28.49%) Jenkins
5 50 (26.88%) SQL
6 49 (26.34%) Test Automation
7 45 (24.19%) TDD
7 45 (24.19%) Node.js
8 39 (20.97%) AngularJS
9 38 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (19.35%) Banking
11 35 (18.82%) Spring Boot
12 34 (18.28%) Finance
13 32 (17.20%) IBM
14 30 (16.13%) Web Services
15 29 (15.59%) JIRA
15 29 (15.59%) OpenShift
16 27 (14.52%) MongoDB
16 27 (14.52%) Git (software)
17 26 (13.98%) Scrum
18 24 (12.90%) Python
18 24 (12.90%) QA
19 23 (12.37%) PaaS
20 22 (11.83%) Docker
20 22 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
20 22 (11.83%) Java EE
21 21 (11.29%) SDLC
22 20 (10.75%) REST
22 20 (10.75%) DevOps
22 20 (10.75%) Relational Database

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 12 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
1 12 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.38%) Apache
3 9 (4.84%) Apache Spark
3 9 (4.84%) Confluence
4 7 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.23%) JBoss
6 2 (1.08%) CMS
6 2 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.54%) CICS
7 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (4.84%) Maximo
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.59%) OpenShift
2 23 (12.37%) PaaS
3 18 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.61%) npm
6 3 (1.61%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (1.08%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.08%) Heroku
7 2 (1.08%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.54%) IaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.84%) Internet
2 7 (3.76%) HTTP
3 2 (1.08%) Firewall
3 2 (1.08%) SSL
4 1 (0.54%) ATM
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.54%) LAN
4 1 (0.54%) SAN
4 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) WAN
4 1 (0.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.52%) MongoDB
2 20 (10.75%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.91%) DB2
3 11 (5.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.30%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.76%) HBase
7 5 (2.69%) Redis
8 4 (2.15%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.61%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.61%) Big Data
9 3 (1.61%) MySQL
10 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.08%) Impala
10 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.54%) OLAP
11 1 (0.54%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.54%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 53 (28.49%) Jenkins
2 29 (15.59%) JIRA
3 27 (14.52%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.06%) Maven
4 15 (8.06%) Selenium
5 14 (7.53%) Appium
5 14 (7.53%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.23%) Calabash
6 6 (3.23%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.23%) SonarQube
6 6 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 6 (3.23%) Xcode
7 5 (2.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.69%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.69%) GitLab
7 5 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (2.69%) WebStorm
8 4 (2.15%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.15%) git-flow
9 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
General
1 36 (19.35%) Banking
2 34 (18.28%) Finance
3 15 (8.06%) Law
4 5 (2.69%) Retail
5 4 (2.15%) Automotive
6 3 (1.61%) Back Office
6 3 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.61%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Front Office
8 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 102 (54.84%) Developer
2 54 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 21 (11.29%) Automation Tester
3 21 (11.29%) Senior Developer
3 21 (11.29%) Tester
4 16 (8.60%) Node.js Developer
4 16 (8.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (7.53%) Analyst
6 13 (6.99%) Architect
7 12 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (5.91%) QA Automation Tester
8 11 (5.91%) QA Tester
9 10 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (5.38%) Java Automation Tester
10 9 (4.84%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) Maximo Developer
11 8 (4.30%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.30%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (29.03%) Spring
2 45 (24.19%) Node.js
3 39 (20.97%) AngularJS
4 35 (18.82%) Spring Boot
5 30 (16.13%) Web Services
6 22 (11.83%) Java EE
7 20 (10.75%) REST
8 17 (9.14%) XML
9 16 (8.60%) HTML
9 16 (8.60%) J2EE
10 15 (8.06%) SOAP
11 14 (7.53%) Middleware
12 13 (6.99%) Hibernate
13 11 (5.91%) CSS
13 11 (5.91%) Spring MVC
14 8 (4.30%) JSON
14 8 (4.30%) Kafka
14 8 (4.30%) Struts
15 7 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (3.76%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.69%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.08%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.08%) Replication
5 2 (1.08%) User Experience
6 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.54%) DataPower
6 1 (0.54%) IVR
6 1 (0.54%) New Media
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.75%) Linux
2 16 (8.60%) Windows
3 12 (6.45%) Android
4 11 (5.91%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.76%) Unix
6 6 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.54%) Solaris
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (26.34%) Test Automation
3 45 (24.19%) TDD
4 38 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (13.98%) Scrum
6 22 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (11.29%) SDLC
8 20 (10.75%) DevOps
9 19 (10.22%) Build Automation
10 17 (9.14%) BDD
10 17 (9.14%) Open Source
11 16 (8.60%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.53%) Microservices
12 14 (7.53%) MVC
12 14 (7.53%) OO
13 13 (6.99%) Dependency Management
14 12 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (5.91%) CRM
15 11 (5.91%) Data Integration
16 10 (5.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 58 (31.18%) JavaScript
2 50 (26.88%) SQL
3 24 (12.90%) Python
4 18 (9.68%) Ruby
5 10 (5.38%) C#
6 9 (4.84%) C++
7 8 (4.30%) Groovy
8 5 (2.69%) Apple Swift
8 5 (2.69%) COBOL
8 5 (2.69%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.15%) C
9 4 (2.15%) Scala
9 4 (2.15%) VB
10 3 (1.61%) Go
10 3 (1.61%) Java 8
11 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.08%) Perl
11 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.54%) JCL
12 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.69%) Degree
3 5 (2.69%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.08%) ISEB
4 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.90%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (11.83%) Docker
2 7 (3.76%) HDFS
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (3.76%) Kubernetes
1 7 (3.76%) SCCM
1 7 (3.76%) SCOM
1 7 (3.76%) WSUS
2 4 (2.15%) Ansible
3 2 (1.08%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.54%) Control-M
4 1 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.54%) Kibana
4 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (17.20%) IBM
2 17 (9.14%) Oracle
3 9 (4.84%) Adobe
4 8 (4.30%) Splunk
5 7 (3.76%) Sony
6 4 (2.15%) Google
6 4 (2.15%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.08%) CA
7 2 (1.08%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.08%) Remedy
7 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.54%) hybris
8 1 (0.54%) Sun
8 1 (0.54%) Tableau
8 1 (0.54%) Talend
8 1 (0.54%) VMware
8 1 (0.54%) webMethods