Period
to 19 June 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Developer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 69 81
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.62% 2.61% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 2.74% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 39 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £463 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% +27.59% -9.38%
10th Percentile £419 £395 £350
90th Percentile £529 £550 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £463 £363
% change year-on-year -5.41% +27.59% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,063 1,462 1,378
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 95.24% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 804 717
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £213 £222 £270
90th Percentile £600 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 96 48
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £13.91 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.62% -10.98% +30.21%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.00 £8.79
90th Percentile £47.50 £19.00 £18.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.05 £17.00
% change year-on-year +28.11% -17.35% +20.57%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Developer in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Developer in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, Senior Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Automotive
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 1 (14.29%) Java 8
5 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation

Senior Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (42.86%) Automotive
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Core
4 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft