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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North West / Manchester
Rank 68 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing J2EE 22 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.64% 1.63% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.99% 5.69% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 23
Median daily rate £300 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.58% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £59.25 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +68.44%

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
441 545 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.79% 28.64% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 329 285
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 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +1 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 £375 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 35 (83.33%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) Finance
3 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (30.95%) Spring
4 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.95%) SQL
5 12 (28.57%) SOAP
5 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 11 (26.19%) Unix
7 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
7 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 9 (21.43%) REST
8 9 (21.43%) Web Services
8 9 (21.43%) Oracle
8 9 (21.43%) OO
8 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
9 8 (19.05%) HTML
9 8 (19.05%) TDD
9 8 (19.05%) IBM
10 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 7 (16.67%) Banking
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (16.67%) JUnit
11 6 (14.29%) CSS
11 6 (14.29%) JSP
11 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
11 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) CSS3

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 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.52%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) GlassFish
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
2 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Jetty
4 2 (4.76%) Mongrel
4 2 (4.76%) nginx
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.38%) CMS
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.76%) Google App Engine
2 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) ATM
2 4 (9.52%) SSL
3 2 (4.76%) DHCP
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) FTP
3 2 (4.76%) HTTP
3 2 (4.76%) IPsec
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.38%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) NFC
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) DB2
4 2 (4.76%) Big Data
4 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.38%) Endeca
5 1 (2.38%) GIS
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) MS Access
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) JUnit
2 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.52%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) Maven
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) BASE24 Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Support
5 4 (9.52%) BASE24 Support
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Integration Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Spring
2 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 12 (28.57%) SOAP
3 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
4 9 (21.43%) REST
4 9 (21.43%) Web Services
5 8 (19.05%) HTML
6 6 (14.29%) CSS
6 6 (14.29%) CSS3
6 6 (14.29%) HTML5
6 6 (14.29%) Java EE
6 6 (14.29%) JSP
6 6 (14.29%) Spring Boot
7 5 (11.90%) JPA
7 5 (11.90%) OSGi
8 4 (9.52%) .NET
8 4 (9.52%) JSON
8 4 (9.52%) Servlets
8 4 (9.52%) Swing
8 4 (9.52%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.90%) EMV
3 5 (11.90%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (11.90%) Mainframe
3 5 (11.90%) Tandem
4 4 (9.52%) Clustering
5 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) Robotics
6 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.38%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 9 (21.43%) OO
3 8 (19.05%) TDD
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Coaching
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.90%) Supplier Management
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.14%) High Availability
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.76%) Content Management
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.76%) OOP
8 2 (4.76%) SOA
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) COBOL
4 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.76%) C
5 2 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Groovy
6 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
6 1 (2.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) SANS
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (9.52%) Sybase
4 3 (7.14%) Google
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Apple
5 2 (4.76%) Perforce
5 2 (4.76%) Sun
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) Blue Prism
6 1 (2.38%) FatWire
6 1 (2.38%) Guidewire
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) hybris
6 1 (2.38%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk