The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 72 76 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs citing J2EE 34 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.84% 0.84% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.82% 2.81% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 17
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £364 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £505 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
J2EE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
435 391 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.50% 29.87% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 255 222
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.64 £19.50 £17.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2EE across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

J2EE
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

J2EE Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

J2EE
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2EE across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

J2EE Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

J2EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

J2EE Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 54 (81.82%) Java
2 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.85%) Oracle
4 21 (31.82%) Spring
5 20 (30.30%) Apache Camel
6 18 (27.27%) JBoss
7 16 (24.24%) Web Services
7 16 (24.24%) WebSphere
8 15 (22.73%) Banking
8 15 (22.73%) Finance
8 15 (22.73%) Middleware
8 15 (22.73%) DevOps
9 12 (18.18%) Hibernate
10 11 (16.67%) TDD
10 11 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (15.15%) Scrum
11 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.64%) XML
12 9 (13.64%) SOA
12 9 (13.64%) HTTP
12 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
12 9 (13.64%) PaaS
12 9 (13.64%) REST
12 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
12 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
13 8 (12.12%) RESTful
13 8 (12.12%) BDD
13 8 (12.12%) Tomcat

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (27.27%) JBoss
2 16 (24.24%) WebSphere
3 8 (12.12%) Tomcat
4 6 (9.09%) IIS
4 6 (9.09%) Jetty
4 6 (9.09%) nginx
5 5 (7.58%) Apache
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.03%) Commerce Server
6 2 (3.03%) Liferay
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.52%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.52%) Mule
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.52%) CMS
7 1 (1.52%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.64%) PaaS
3 7 (10.61%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (9.09%) Google App Engine
4 6 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) HTTP
2 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.09%) DNS
2 6 (9.09%) IPsec
2 6 (9.09%) DHCP
2 6 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
2 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.52%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.06%) SoapUI
2 4 (6.06%) Maven
2 4 (6.06%) Lombardi
3 3 (4.55%) Subversion
4 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) Hudson
4 2 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) Gradle
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Ivy
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
1 15 (22.73%) Banking
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Developer
2 29 (43.94%) Java Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Applications Architect
5 7 (10.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.03%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) Spring
2 20 (30.30%) Apache Camel
3 16 (24.24%) Web Services
4 15 (22.73%) Middleware
5 12 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 9 (13.64%) XML
6 9 (13.64%) REST
7 8 (12.12%) RESTful
8 7 (10.61%) OSGi
8 7 (10.61%) XML Messaging
8 7 (10.61%) .NET
8 7 (10.61%) Servlets
8 7 (10.61%) SOAP
9 6 (9.09%) HTML
10 5 (7.58%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (6.06%) Spring MVC
11 4 (6.06%) JSON
11 4 (6.06%) Apache CXF
11 4 (6.06%) CSS
12 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.03%) User Experience
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (1.52%) Solaris
4 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) DevOps
3 11 (16.67%) TDD
4 10 (15.15%) Scrum
5 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 9 (13.64%) SOA
5 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.12%) BDD
7 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.61%) Software Delivery
7 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.09%) MVC
8 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 6 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.58%) SDLC
9 5 (7.58%) Open Source
9 5 (7.58%) Kanban
9 5 (7.58%) UML
9 5 (7.58%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 54 (81.82%) Java
2 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.61%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) Scala
5 2 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) Lua
6 1 (1.52%) Groovy
6 1 (1.52%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.52%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Puppet
1 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) TIBCO
3 7 (10.61%) Sybase
3 7 (10.61%) IBM
3 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) VMware
4 6 (9.09%) Google
5 4 (6.06%) Pega
6 1 (1.52%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.52%) Endeca
6 1 (1.52%) Sun
6 1 (1.52%) Retek
6 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.52%) ATG
6 1 (1.52%) Stellent
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Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago