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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 62 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing J2EE 31 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.03% 1.05% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.48% 3.96% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £419 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +24.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £344 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.30 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -1.42%
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
327 328 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.43% 26.56% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 202 171
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 51 (82.26%) Java
2 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.16%) Spring
4 20 (32.26%) Oracle
5 19 (30.65%) Web Services
6 17 (27.42%) Hibernate
6 17 (27.42%) Scrum
7 16 (25.81%) Finance
7 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
8 15 (24.19%) Apache Camel
9 13 (20.97%) TDD
10 12 (19.35%) Banking
10 12 (19.35%) Middleware
10 12 (19.35%) XML
10 12 (19.35%) JBoss
11 11 (17.74%) SOAP
11 11 (17.74%) HTML
12 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
12 10 (16.13%) RESTful
13 9 (14.52%) Kanban
13 9 (14.52%) REST
13 9 (14.52%) DevOps
13 9 (14.52%) SQL
13 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
14 8 (12.90%) SOA
14 8 (12.90%) MVC
14 8 (12.90%) BDD
15 7 (11.29%) Oracle RAC
15 7 (11.29%) Waterfall

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 12 (19.35%) JBoss
2 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) Commerce Server
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.23%) Liferay
4 2 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.61%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.61%) Jetty
5 1 (1.61%) Mule
5 1 (1.61%) nginx
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.45%) PaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) IPsec
2 1 (1.61%) ATM
2 1 (1.61%) DHCP
2 1 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) SoapUI
2 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
2 4 (6.45%) Maven
2 4 (6.45%) Lombardi
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) Ant
3 2 (3.23%) JUnit
3 2 (3.23%) Gradle
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.61%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) Hudson
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Electronics
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Developer
2 32 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Applications Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Designer
7 3 (4.84%) Java Architect
7 3 (4.84%) QA Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.23%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Middleware Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Java Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.16%) Spring
2 19 (30.65%) Web Services
3 17 (27.42%) Hibernate
4 15 (24.19%) Apache Camel
5 12 (19.35%) XML
5 12 (19.35%) Middleware
6 11 (17.74%) SOAP
6 11 (17.74%) HTML
7 10 (16.13%) RESTful
8 9 (14.52%) REST
9 7 (11.29%) CSS
10 6 (9.68%) XML Messaging
10 6 (9.68%) Spring MVC
11 5 (8.06%) jQuery
11 5 (8.06%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (8.06%) JSON
12 4 (6.45%) Apache CXF
12 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.84%) JAX-RS
13 3 (4.84%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Linux
1 4 (6.45%) UNIX
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) Scrum
3 13 (20.97%) TDD
4 9 (14.52%) Kanban
4 9 (14.52%) DevOps
5 8 (12.90%) BDD
5 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.90%) SOA
5 8 (12.90%) MVC
6 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.68%) SDLC
7 6 (9.68%) OO
7 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.06%) EAI
8 5 (8.06%) UML
8 5 (8.06%) Pair Programming
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (82.26%) Java
2 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) Ruby
4 2 (3.23%) Groovy
4 2 (3.23%) Scala
5 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (1.61%) Lua
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.61%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Squid
2 1 (1.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (1.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) TIBCO
3 6 (9.68%) Sybase
3 6 (9.68%) IBM
4 4 (6.45%) Pega
5 2 (3.23%) hybris
5 2 (3.23%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) Sun
6 1 (1.61%) Retek
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.61%) ATG
6 1 (1.61%) Stellent
6 1 (1.61%) Endeca
6 1 (1.61%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.61%) Kony
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