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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 56 57 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing J2EE 49 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.65% 2.36% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.72% 10.47% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
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
504 363 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.30% 22.52% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 252 222
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Stockport - 4 £444 - 1
Wigan - 1 £500 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 80 (95.24%) Java
2 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (47.62%) Spring
4 36 (42.86%) XML
5 31 (36.90%) Hibernate
6 30 (35.71%) Finance
7 29 (34.52%) Oracle
8 28 (33.33%) TDD
9 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
9 27 (32.14%) Web Services
10 26 (30.95%) XSLT
11 22 (26.19%) JDBC
12 21 (25.00%) JUnit
13 20 (23.81%) WebSphere
14 18 (21.43%) EJB
14 18 (21.43%) JSP
15 16 (19.05%) CSS
15 16 (19.05%) JAXB
15 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (16.67%) Scrum
17 13 (15.48%) Banking
17 13 (15.48%) Middleware
18 12 (14.29%) VXML
18 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
18 12 (14.29%) HTML
18 12 (14.29%) SOAP
18 12 (14.29%) IVR
19 11 (13.10%) Maven
19 11 (13.10%) QA

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 20 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 14 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (8.33%) JBoss
4 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.57%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.38%) Apache
7 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 2 (2.38%) Jetty
7 2 (2.38%) nginx
8 1 (1.19%) Confluence
8 1 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.38%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (4.76%) SSL
3 2 (2.38%) ATM
3 2 (2.38%) DHCP
3 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) FTP
3 2 (2.38%) IPsec
3 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.95%) MySQL
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.38%) Redis
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (25.00%) JUnit
2 11 (13.10%) Maven
3 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (5.95%) Subversion
4 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.38%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (2.38%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (1.19%) JMeter
6 1 (1.19%) jMock
6 1 (1.19%) Mockito
General
1 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Banking
3 9 (10.71%) Retail
4 8 (9.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 66 (78.57%) Developer
2 47 (55.95%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.62%) J2EE Developer
4 15 (17.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Technical Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.57%) Scala Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Agile Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Operations Consultant
11 2 (2.38%) WebOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (47.62%) Spring
2 36 (42.86%) XML
3 31 (36.90%) Hibernate
4 27 (32.14%) Web Services
5 26 (30.95%) XSLT
6 22 (26.19%) JDBC
7 18 (21.43%) EJB
7 18 (21.43%) JSP
8 16 (19.05%) CSS
8 16 (19.05%) JAXB
9 13 (15.48%) Middleware
10 12 (14.29%) HTML
10 12 (14.29%) SOAP
10 12 (14.29%) VXML
11 11 (13.10%) jQuery
12 10 (11.90%) AngularJS
12 10 (11.90%) Servlets
13 9 (10.71%) REST
14 8 (9.52%) Struts
15 6 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) IVR
2 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.52%) Online Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Biometrics
5 2 (2.38%) Clustering
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) EMV
5 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Tandem
5 2 (2.38%) User Experience
5 2 (2.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Linux
1 5 (5.95%) Unix
2 2 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (33.33%) TDD
3 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (16.67%) Scrum
5 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.90%) Web Development
7 9 (10.71%) SDLC
8 8 (9.52%) Web Application Development
9 7 (8.33%) BDD
9 7 (8.33%) Kanban
9 7 (8.33%) OO
9 7 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.95%) DevOps
10 5 (5.95%) MVC
10 5 (5.95%) SOA
10 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.76%) AOP
12 3 (3.57%) Data Modelling
12 3 (3.57%) Line Management
12 3 (3.57%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 80 (95.24%) Java
2 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.90%) SQL
4 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.95%) Scala
5 5 (5.95%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.76%) C
6 4 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) Python
6 4 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (2.38%) COBOL
7 2 (2.38%) Go
7 2 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) PhD
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) Oracle
2 4 (4.76%) Avaya
2 4 (4.76%) IBM
2 4 (4.76%) Nortel
3 2 (2.38%) Google
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.38%) Sybase
3 2 (2.38%) VMware
4 1 (1.19%) hybris
4 1 (1.19%) PayPal