The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 70 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 36 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.98% 1.81% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 7.47% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 11
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £364 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
546 455 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.00% 24.24% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 286 263
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 2
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 1 £370 - 1
Salford - 1 £548 -
Stockport - 1 £413 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 62 (92.54%) Java
2 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.79%) Hibernate
4 25 (37.31%) Oracle
5 22 (32.84%) Spring
6 21 (31.34%) JUnit
7 19 (28.36%) XML
7 19 (28.36%) TDD
7 19 (28.36%) WebSphere
8 17 (25.37%) Finance
9 15 (22.39%) Web Services
9 15 (22.39%) EJB
10 13 (19.40%) XSLT
10 13 (19.40%) SQL
11 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (17.91%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (17.91%) Unix
11 12 (17.91%) JSP
12 11 (16.42%) JAXB
12 11 (16.42%) Scrum
12 11 (16.42%) Maven
13 10 (14.93%) IVR
13 10 (14.93%) VXML
13 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
13 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (13.43%) Middleware
15 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
15 8 (11.94%) IBM
15 8 (11.94%) JBoss
15 8 (11.94%) WebLogic

J2EE
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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (28.36%) WebSphere
2 12 (17.91%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (11.94%) JBoss
3 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.46%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) Confluence
6 1 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Jetty
6 1 (1.49%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.49%) nginx
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.49%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) ATM
2 5 (7.46%) SSL
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) FTP
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) IPsec
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) VoIP
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.99%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.49%) GIS
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) JUnit
2 11 (16.42%) Maven
3 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.46%) Eclipse RCP
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (7.46%) Subversion
5 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
6 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.49%) JMeter
6 1 (1.49%) jMock
6 1 (1.49%) Mockito
6 1 (1.49%) Selenium
6 1 (1.49%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Music Industry
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (73.13%) Developer
2 36 (53.73%) Java Developer
3 16 (23.88%) J2EE Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.46%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Middleware Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) Hibernate
2 22 (32.84%) Spring
3 19 (28.36%) XML
4 15 (22.39%) EJB
4 15 (22.39%) Web Services
5 13 (19.40%) XSLT
6 12 (17.91%) JSP
7 11 (16.42%) JAXB
8 10 (14.93%) VXML
9 9 (13.43%) Middleware
10 6 (8.96%) JDBC
11 5 (7.46%) SOAP
11 5 (7.46%) Swing
11 5 (7.46%) SWT
12 3 (4.48%) CSS
12 3 (4.48%) HTML
12 3 (4.48%) JSON
12 3 (4.48%) Servlets
13 2 (2.99%) .NET
13 2 (2.99%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) IVR
3 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.96%) EMV
4 6 (8.96%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (8.96%) Mainframe
4 6 (8.96%) Tandem
5 4 (5.97%) Biometrics
6 2 (2.99%) Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.49%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.49%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.36%) TDD
3 11 (16.42%) Scrum
4 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.45%) Project Management
6 6 (8.96%) BDD
6 6 (8.96%) Coaching
6 6 (8.96%) Kanban
6 6 (8.96%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (5.97%) DevOps
7 4 (5.97%) Pair Programming
7 4 (5.97%) SDLC
8 3 (4.48%) Line Management
9 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.99%) OO
9 2 (2.99%) SOA
9 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.49%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 62 (92.54%) Java
2 13 (19.40%) SQL
3 7 (10.45%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.96%) COBOL
4 6 (8.96%) Scala
5 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.99%) Python
7 2 (2.99%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) C
8 1 (1.49%) C#
8 1 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) CISSP
4 1 (1.49%) SANS
4 1 (1.49%) SSCP
4 1 (1.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
1 1 (1.49%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle
2 8 (11.94%) IBM
3 5 (7.46%) Sybase
4 4 (5.97%) Avaya
4 4 (5.97%) Nortel
5 1 (1.49%) Apple
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) hybris
5 1 (1.49%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Splunk
5 1 (1.49%) Sun
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
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