Period
to 21 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 Java Developer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 101 90
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 16 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.16% 1.07% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.11% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 3
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% +11.11%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% +11.11%
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 1,299 1,615 1,215
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.86% 95.79% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 786 676
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.06% +6.73%
10th Percentile £215 £239 £225
90th Percentile £556 £525 £539
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 81 54
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £16.93 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.31% +35.44% -1.19%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.31 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.06 £20.75 £16.07
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.25 £14.25
% change year-on-year -18.55% +21.05% +1.79%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Milton Keynes

Senior Java 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 Java Developer in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Developer in Milton Keynes

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Java Developer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, Senior Java 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 Java Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Spring
3 8 (50.00%) Java EE
3 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) J2EE
3 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) Node.js
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
6 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
6 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Automotive
7 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (25.00%) Banking
8 3 (18.75%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
8 3 (18.75%) Ruby
8 3 (18.75%) Google
8 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
8 3 (18.75%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) PaaS
8 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC

Senior Java 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) OpenShift
1 3 (18.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) WebStorm
General
1 4 (25.00%) Automotive
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 8 (50.00%) J2EE
2 8 (50.00%) Java EE
3 7 (43.75%) Node.js
4 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (18.75%) Angular 2
7 3 (18.75%) JDBC
7 3 (18.75%) REST
7 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Spring Security
7 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (12.50%) XML
9 1 (6.25%) Ajax
9 1 (6.25%) CSS
9 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Source Code Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Go
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Google