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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 87 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 20 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 1.84% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 7.16% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 19
Median daily rate £344 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £341 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +4.28%
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
555 503 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.56% 25.68% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 294 310
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% +162.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Bolton -3 1 - -
Salford - 1 £548 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 52 (86.67%) Java
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.00%) Oracle
4 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) Spring
5 17 (28.33%) Finance
6 16 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 15 (25.00%) TDD
7 15 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 14 (23.33%) Unix
9 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (20.00%) JUnit
11 11 (18.33%) JSP
11 11 (18.33%) Web Services
11 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
12 10 (16.67%) XML
13 9 (15.00%) WebLogic
13 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (15.00%) Scrum
13 9 (15.00%) IBM
14 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
14 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
14 8 (13.33%) EJB
14 8 (13.33%) SOAP
14 8 (13.33%) JBoss
14 8 (13.33%) Eclipse
15 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
15 7 (11.67%) OO

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 15 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (13.33%) JBoss
4 6 (10.00%) GlassFish
4 6 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.67%) Apache
7 1 (1.67%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) Confluence
7 1 (1.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.67%) Jetty
7 1 (1.67%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.67%) nginx
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.67%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) ATM
1 6 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (1.67%) DHCP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) FTP
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) IPsec
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) VoIP
2 1 (1.67%) VPN
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (5.00%) DB2
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.67%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.67%) Endeca
6 1 (1.67%) GIS
6 1 (1.67%) MS Access
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) JUnit
2 8 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 7 (11.67%) Maven
4 6 (10.00%) Eclipse RCP
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (8.33%) Subversion
6 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.00%) JIRA
8 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.33%) Selenium
9 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.67%) JMeter
9 1 (1.67%) jMock
9 1 (1.67%) Mockito
9 1 (1.67%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 45 (75.00%) Developer
2 31 (51.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.33%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.33%) BASE24 Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (6.67%) BASE24 Support
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) Spring
2 16 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 11 (18.33%) JSP
3 11 (18.33%) Web Services
4 10 (16.67%) XML
5 8 (13.33%) EJB
5 8 (13.33%) SOAP
6 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.00%) CSS
7 6 (10.00%) HTML
7 6 (10.00%) JDBC
7 6 (10.00%) Swing
7 6 (10.00%) SWT
8 5 (8.33%) jQuery
8 5 (8.33%) JSON
8 5 (8.33%) Servlets
9 4 (6.67%) CSS3
9 4 (6.67%) HTML5
9 4 (6.67%) Java EE
9 4 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.00%) EMV
3 6 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (10.00%) Tandem
4 4 (6.67%) Clustering
5 2 (3.33%) IVR
5 2 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.67%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Robotics
6 1 (1.67%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Unix
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) TDD
3 9 (15.00%) Scrum
4 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.67%) OO
5 7 (11.67%) Project Management
6 6 (10.00%) Coaching
6 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (6.67%) BDD
7 4 (6.67%) Kanban
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.00%) High Availability
8 3 (5.00%) Line Management
8 3 (5.00%) SDLC
8 3 (5.00%) SOA
9 2 (3.33%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (3.33%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) Java
2 18 (30.00%) SQL
3 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.00%) COBOL
6 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.67%) Scala
8 3 (5.00%) Python
9 2 (3.33%) C
9 2 (3.33%) C#
9 2 (3.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.67%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) Groovy
10 1 (1.67%) Perl
10 1 (1.67%) VB
10 1 (1.67%) VBA
10 1 (1.67%) VBScript
10 1 (1.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.67%) CISSP
5 1 (1.67%) SANS
5 1 (1.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
1 1 (1.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) IBM
3 6 (10.00%) Sybase
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Perforce
4 2 (3.33%) Sun
5 1 (1.67%) Apple
5 1 (1.67%) Avaya
5 1 (1.67%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.67%) FatWire
5 1 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) hybris
5 1 (1.67%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.67%) Nortel
5 1 (1.67%) Splunk
5 1 (1.67%) VMware