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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 65 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing J2EE 34 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.89% 2.30% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.26% 10.23% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 8
Median daily rate £413 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £375 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £497 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.60 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +17.68%
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
468 342 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.04% 22.47% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 231 215
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 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
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 £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 1 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 1 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 - 3 £475 - 1
Wigan - 1 £500 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 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 70 (94.59%) Java
2 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (48.65%) Spring
4 35 (47.30%) XML
5 33 (44.59%) Finance
6 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
7 27 (36.49%) Hibernate
8 26 (35.14%) XSLT
9 25 (33.78%) Web Services
10 24 (32.43%) TDD
11 23 (31.08%) Oracle
12 21 (28.38%) JDBC
13 18 (24.32%) WebSphere
14 17 (22.97%) JUnit
14 17 (22.97%) CSS
14 17 (22.97%) Banking
15 16 (21.62%) EJB
15 16 (21.62%) JAXB
16 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
16 15 (20.27%) JSP
17 14 (18.92%) WebSphere Application Server
18 13 (17.57%) Middleware
18 13 (17.57%) jQuery
19 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (16.22%) VXML
19 12 (16.22%) HTML
19 12 (16.22%) IVR
20 11 (14.86%) AngularJS
20 11 (14.86%) Web Development
20 11 (14.86%) 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 18 (24.32%) WebSphere
2 14 (18.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 2 (2.70%) Apache
5 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) Jetty
5 2 (2.70%) nginx
5 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.35%) Confluence
6 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) BASE24
2 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.70%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) HTTP
2 4 (5.41%) SSL
3 3 (4.05%) ATM
4 2 (2.70%) DHCP
4 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.70%) FTP
4 2 (2.70%) IPsec
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) MySQL
1 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.70%) Redis
4 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) JUnit
2 7 (9.46%) Maven
3 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.41%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.70%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 33 (44.59%) Finance
2 17 (22.97%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Retail
4 9 (12.16%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Electronics
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (74.32%) Developer
2 37 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.27%) J2EE Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Web Developer
8 6 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Middleware Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Leader
11 3 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.65%) Spring
2 35 (47.30%) XML
3 27 (36.49%) Hibernate
4 26 (35.14%) XSLT
5 25 (33.78%) Web Services
6 21 (28.38%) JDBC
7 17 (22.97%) CSS
8 16 (21.62%) EJB
8 16 (21.62%) JAXB
9 15 (20.27%) JSP
10 13 (17.57%) jQuery
10 13 (17.57%) Middleware
11 12 (16.22%) HTML
11 12 (16.22%) VXML
12 11 (14.86%) AngularJS
13 10 (13.51%) Servlets
13 10 (13.51%) SOAP
14 8 (10.81%) REST
15 7 (9.46%) Struts
16 6 (8.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) IVR
2 9 (12.16%) Online Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.41%) Biometrics
5 3 (4.05%) EMV
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.05%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.05%) Tandem
6 2 (2.70%) Clustering
6 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (2.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Linux
1 6 (8.11%) Unix
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) TDD
3 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
4 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.86%) Web Development
6 10 (13.51%) Scrum
6 10 (13.51%) Web Application Development
7 9 (12.16%) OO
8 7 (9.46%) SDLC
9 6 (8.11%) BDD
9 6 (8.11%) Kanban
9 6 (8.11%) MVC
9 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.41%) AOP
11 4 (5.41%) DevOps
11 4 (5.41%) SOA
12 3 (4.05%) Data Modelling
12 3 (4.05%) High Availability
12 3 (4.05%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (94.59%) Java
2 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.81%) SQL
4 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.41%) C
5 4 (5.41%) C++
5 4 (5.41%) Python
5 4 (5.41%) Ruby
5 4 (5.41%) Scala
6 3 (4.05%) COBOL
7 2 (2.70%) Go
7 2 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
1 2 (2.70%) PhD
1 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Oracle
2 5 (6.76%) IBM
3 4 (5.41%) Avaya
3 4 (5.41%) Nortel
4 2 (2.70%) Google
4 2 (2.70%) hybris
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) PayPal
5 1 (1.35%) SAP