Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 143 365 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.27% 20.56% 11.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.82% 51.70% 42.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 179 64
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% -5.67% +26.76%
10th Percentile £298 £313 £287
90th Percentile £525 £525 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year +3.98% +2.19% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 £60.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.58% +300.00% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 £60.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -55.58% +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 464 706 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 36.56% 39.77% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 348 191
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £258 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.75% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £22.33 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.79% +60.00% +138.10%
10th Percentile £17.06 £60.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £26.65 £60.00 £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -43.89% +26.67% +57.89%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 61 (42.66%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (37.76%) JavaScript
3 45 (31.47%) Spring
4 38 (26.57%) Jenkins
5 35 (24.48%) Node.js
5 35 (24.48%) Test Automation
5 35 (24.48%) SQL
6 34 (23.78%) Spring Boot
7 33 (23.08%) Finance
7 33 (23.08%) Banking
8 29 (20.28%) TDD
9 24 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (16.08%) Scrum
10 23 (16.08%) IBM
11 22 (15.38%) AngularJS
12 19 (13.29%) Java EE
12 19 (13.29%) JIRA
13 18 (12.59%) MongoDB
14 17 (11.89%) OpenShift
14 17 (11.89%) DevOps
14 17 (11.89%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (11.19%) Git (software)
16 15 (10.49%) QA
16 15 (10.49%) Open Source
16 15 (10.49%) SDLC
16 15 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
17 14 (9.79%) Web Services
17 14 (9.79%) BDD
18 13 (9.09%) Windows
18 13 (9.09%) Python

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 8 (5.59%) Apache Spark
1 8 (5.59%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.90%) Confluence
2 7 (4.90%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.20%) Apache
3 6 (4.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.80%) IIS
4 4 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.40%) CMS
5 2 (1.40%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.40%) JBoss
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.70%) CICS
6 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Maximo
2 2 (1.40%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.40%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.89%) OpenShift
2 12 (8.39%) PaaS
3 8 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.40%) iPaaS
6 2 (1.40%) npm
7 1 (0.70%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) HTTP
2 4 (2.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.40%) Firewall
3 2 (1.40%) SSL
4 1 (0.70%) ATM
4 1 (0.70%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) Intranet
4 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.70%) LAN
4 1 (0.70%) SAN
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) WAN
4 1 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.59%) MongoDB
2 12 (8.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.29%) DB2
4 7 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.20%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.20%) HBase
5 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.10%) Redis
7 2 (1.40%) MySQL
7 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
8 1 (0.70%) Impala
8 1 (0.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 38 (26.57%) Jenkins
2 19 (13.29%) JIRA
3 16 (11.19%) Git (software)
4 12 (8.39%) Appium
5 10 (6.99%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.29%) Selenium
7 6 (4.20%) git-flow
7 6 (4.20%) SoapUI
7 6 (4.20%) Xcode
8 5 (3.50%) GitLab
9 4 (2.80%) Maven
9 4 (2.80%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.10%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.10%) Calabash
10 3 (2.10%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.40%) Android Studio
11 2 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.40%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (23.08%) Banking
1 33 (23.08%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Law
3 5 (3.50%) Retail
4 4 (2.80%) Automotive
5 3 (2.10%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.10%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Front Office
7 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 79 (55.24%) Developer
2 43 (30.07%) Java Developer
3 15 (10.49%) Automation Tester
3 15 (10.49%) Tester
4 13 (9.09%) Analyst
4 13 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 12 (8.39%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (8.39%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Architect
8 9 (6.29%) Node.js Developer
9 7 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support
9 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 7 (4.90%) Maximo Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) Java Automation Tester
10 6 (4.20%) QA Tester
10 6 (4.20%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.47%) Spring
2 35 (24.48%) Node.js
3 34 (23.78%) Spring Boot
4 22 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 19 (13.29%) Java EE
6 14 (9.79%) Web Services
7 12 (8.39%) Middleware
7 12 (8.39%) XML
8 11 (7.69%) J2EE
8 11 (7.69%) SOAP
9 9 (6.29%) HTML
10 8 (5.59%) .NET
10 8 (5.59%) REST
11 7 (4.90%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (4.90%) JSON
11 7 (4.90%) Kafka
11 7 (4.90%) Spark Streaming
12 6 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (3.50%) RESTful
14 4 (2.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.50%) Mainframe
2 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.10%) Robotics
5 2 (1.40%) Replication
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.70%) DataPower
6 1 (0.70%) IVR
6 1 (0.70%) New Media
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.09%) Windows
2 11 (7.69%) Android
3 9 (6.29%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.29%) Linux
4 4 (2.80%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.10%) Unix
6 1 (0.70%) Solaris
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.66%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.48%) Test Automation
3 29 (20.28%) TDD
4 24 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.08%) Scrum
6 17 (11.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (11.89%) DevOps
7 15 (10.49%) Open Source
7 15 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (10.49%) SDLC
8 14 (9.79%) BDD
9 11 (7.69%) Build Automation
9 11 (7.69%) Microservices
10 10 (6.99%) Data Integration
10 10 (6.99%) Dependency Management
10 10 (6.99%) OO
10 10 (6.99%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.29%) Front End Development
11 9 (6.29%) Problem Management
11 9 (6.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (37.76%) JavaScript
2 35 (24.48%) SQL
3 13 (9.09%) Python
4 11 (7.69%) Ruby
5 10 (6.99%) C#
6 7 (4.90%) C++
7 5 (3.50%) COBOL
8 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.10%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.10%) Go
9 3 (2.10%) Java 8
9 3 (2.10%) PHP
9 3 (2.10%) Scala
10 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.40%) C
10 2 (1.40%) Groovy
10 2 (1.40%) Perl
10 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.40%) XPath
11 1 (0.70%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.50%) Degree
1 5 (3.50%) Master's Degree
2 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.49%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (9.09%) Docker
2 6 (4.20%) HDFS
3 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (4.90%) SCCM
1 7 (4.90%) SCOM
1 7 (4.90%) WSUS
2 3 (2.10%) Ansible
3 2 (1.40%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.40%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.70%) Control-M
4 1 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 23 (16.08%) IBM
2 9 (6.29%) Oracle
3 7 (4.90%) Adobe
3 7 (4.90%) Sony
3 7 (4.90%) Splunk
4 3 (2.10%) Google
5 2 (1.40%) CA
5 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.40%) OpenText
5 2 (1.40%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.40%) Remedy
5 2 (1.40%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.70%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.70%) Sun
6 1 (0.70%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) webMethods