The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
J2EE Developer
Rank 88 94 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 14 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.39% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 -
% change year-on-year
-14.81% -
J2EE Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1760 1542 1231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.08% 95.19% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1066 927 682
Median daily rate £388 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 67
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £32.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured J2EE Developer in the job title.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2EE Developer across the Manchester region.

J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2EE Developer across the Manchester region.

J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (89.47%) Java
3 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Spring
4 13 (68.42%) JSP
5 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
5 12 (63.16%) TDD
6 9 (47.37%) Maven
6 9 (47.37%) JUnit
6 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (21.05%) Servlets
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 3 (15.79%) SSL
10 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
10 3 (15.79%) jQuery
10 3 (15.79%) SDLC
11 2 (10.53%) Ajax
11 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
11 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
11 2 (10.53%) Scrum
11 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
11 2 (10.53%) SQL
11 2 (10.53%) XML
11 2 (10.53%) OO
11 2 (10.53%) Struts

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JUnit
1 9 (47.37%) Maven
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (84.21%) Spring
3 13 (68.42%) JSP
4 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
5 4 (21.05%) Servlets
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) JDBC
7 2 (10.53%) Struts
7 2 (10.53%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.26%) CSS
8 1 (5.26%) Flash
8 1 (5.26%) JSTL
8 1 (5.26%) Middleware
8 1 (5.26%) REST
8 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) hybris