The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 57 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.55% 3.28% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 3.50% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 27
Average daily rate
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£338 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £430 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.49 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1162 971 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.86% 93.55% 91.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 488 577
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 77 99
Average hourly rate £15.63 £15.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £27.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Java Developer
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Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Manchester region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Manchester region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +1 2 - -
Wigan - 1 £300 - 2
Altrincham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Salford - - - - 3
Stockport - - - - 5
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (64.71%) Spring
3 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
4 23 (45.10%) J2EE
5 21 (41.18%) jQuery
6 19 (37.25%) Hibernate
7 15 (29.41%) Struts
8 13 (25.49%) Oracle
9 12 (23.53%) Eclipse
10 11 (21.57%) JSF
10 11 (21.57%) Tomcat
10 11 (21.57%) JMS
10 11 (21.57%) HTML
10 11 (21.57%) CSS
10 11 (21.57%) JBoss
11 10 (19.61%) OO
11 10 (19.61%) Finance
11 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (17.65%) TDD
12 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 9 (17.65%) Ajax
12 9 (17.65%) Web Services
12 9 (17.65%) XML
12 9 (17.65%) JUnit
13 8 (15.69%) MySQL
13 8 (15.69%) SQL
13 8 (15.69%) Scrum
13 8 (15.69%) Struts2
13 8 (15.69%) REST
14 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.80%) MQSeries
2 5 (9.80%) CMS
2 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.80%) Escenic
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (5.88%) Liferay
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.96%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) ATM
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.80%) Big Data
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 9 (17.65%) JUnit
3 7 (13.73%) Selenium
4 6 (11.76%) Mockito
5 4 (7.84%) NetBeans
6 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.92%) JIRA
8 1 (1.96%) Maven
8 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.96%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.96%) Gradle
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (64.71%) Spring
2 23 (45.10%) J2EE
3 21 (41.18%) jQuery
4 19 (37.25%) Hibernate
5 15 (29.41%) Struts
6 11 (21.57%) HTML
6 11 (21.57%) CSS
6 11 (21.57%) JMS
6 11 (21.57%) JSF
7 9 (17.65%) Ajax
7 9 (17.65%) Web Services
7 9 (17.65%) XML
8 8 (15.69%) Struts2
8 8 (15.69%) REST
9 7 (13.73%) MyBatis
9 7 (13.73%) SOAP
10 6 (11.76%) JSP
10 6 (11.76%) EJB
10 6 (11.76%) Spring Security
11 5 (9.80%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) W3C
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Interactive TV
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) OO
1 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) TDD
2 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 8 (15.69%) Scrum
4 6 (11.76%) BDD
4 6 (11.76%) UML
4 6 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (9.80%) OOP
5 5 (9.80%) RUP
5 5 (9.80%) OOD
5 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Security Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.92%) Kanban
7 1 (1.96%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.96%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) C#
4 5 (9.80%) Scala
5 4 (7.84%) Groovy
6 2 (3.92%) XPath
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Delphi
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 11 (21.57%) JBoss
3 5 (9.80%) FatWire
3 5 (9.80%) Endeca
4 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.92%) SAP
6 2 (3.92%) Google
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