The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 21 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 114 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.20% 2.52% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 2.65% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 33 8
Median daily rate £438 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £363 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1747 1547 1220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.05% 95.26% 97.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 928 679
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 62 66
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.80 £29.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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 - 17 £375 - 4
Cheadle - 2 £404 -
Salford - 1 £413 -
Wigan - 1 £500 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 202 (100.00%) Java
2 157 (77.72%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (55.45%) TDD
4 109 (53.96%) Spring
5 88 (43.56%) JavaScript
6 60 (29.70%) Scrum
7 57 (28.22%) Hibernate
8 49 (24.26%) J2EE
9 45 (22.28%) XML
9 45 (22.28%) Pair Programming
10 44 (21.78%) Scala
11 43 (21.29%) CSS
12 41 (20.30%) Git (software)
12 41 (20.30%) BDD
13 38 (18.81%) RESTful
13 38 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (18.81%) HTML
14 37 (18.32%) Web Services
15 36 (17.82%) SOA
16 35 (17.33%) Linux
16 35 (17.33%) Oracle
17 34 (16.83%) REST
18 32 (15.84%) Microservices
18 32 (15.84%) OO
19 31 (15.35%) Maven
20 30 (14.85%) Finance
20 30 (14.85%) SOAP
20 30 (14.85%) Open Source
21 28 (13.86%) JSON
21 28 (13.86%) JDBC

Java Developer Skill Set
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 25 (12.38%) Tomcat
2 24 (11.88%) JBoss
3 14 (6.93%) Apache
4 7 (3.47%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.49%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.50%) Confluence
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.42%) GitHub
2 4 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.90%) HTTP
2 4 (1.98%) Network Security
3 2 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) AMQP
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.92%) MySQL
1 16 (7.92%) Relational Database
2 13 (6.44%) Hadoop
2 13 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (5.94%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.47%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.97%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.98%) Hazelcast
6 4 (1.98%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.99%) Redis
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.50%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 41 (20.30%) Git (software)
2 31 (15.35%) Maven
3 26 (12.87%) JUnit
4 16 (7.92%) Jenkins
4 16 (7.92%) Mercurial
5 10 (4.95%) Eclipse
6 9 (4.46%) Gradle
6 9 (4.46%) Selenium
7 8 (3.96%) Subversion
8 7 (3.47%) JIRA
9 5 (2.48%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.48%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.98%) Mockito
11 3 (1.49%) Ant
12 2 (0.99%) Eclipse RCP
13 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.50%) Calabash
13 1 (0.50%) Hudson
13 1 (0.50%) Robotium
General
1 30 (14.85%) Finance
2 16 (7.92%) Banking
3 10 (4.95%) Retail
4 8 (3.96%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.48%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.98%) Marketing
7 3 (1.49%) Local Government
8 2 (0.99%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Electronics
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (53.96%) Spring
2 57 (28.22%) Hibernate
3 49 (24.26%) J2EE
4 45 (22.28%) XML
5 43 (21.29%) CSS
6 38 (18.81%) HTML
6 38 (18.81%) RESTful
7 37 (18.32%) Web Services
8 34 (16.83%) REST
9 30 (14.85%) SOAP
10 28 (13.86%) JDBC
10 28 (13.86%) JSON
11 24 (11.88%) AngularJS
12 23 (11.39%) HTML5
12 23 (11.39%) JSP
13 22 (10.89%) Apache Camel
14 19 (9.41%) CSS3
15 17 (8.42%) XSLT
16 16 (7.92%) ActiveMQ
16 16 (7.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.38%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.47%) Online Banking
4 5 (2.48%) SCADA
5 4 (1.98%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.49%) iPad
7 2 (0.99%) Interactive TV
7 2 (0.99%) IPTV
7 2 (0.99%) MHEG
7 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.99%) User Experience
8 1 (0.50%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.50%) IVR
8 1 (0.50%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.33%) Linux
2 6 (2.97%) Android
3 5 (2.48%) Windows
4 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.99%) Unix
5 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (77.72%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (55.45%) TDD
3 60 (29.70%) Scrum
4 45 (22.28%) Pair Programming
5 41 (20.30%) BDD
6 38 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (17.82%) SOA
8 32 (15.84%) Microservices
8 32 (15.84%) OO
9 30 (14.85%) Open Source
10 26 (12.87%) Software Engineering
11 20 (9.90%) Kanban
11 20 (9.90%) OOP
12 18 (8.91%) Software Delivery
13 16 (7.92%) Multithreading
14 15 (7.43%) Concurrent Programming
14 15 (7.43%) High Availability
14 15 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (6.93%) MVC
16 13 (6.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 202 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (43.56%) JavaScript
3 44 (21.78%) Scala
4 26 (12.87%) Groovy
5 21 (10.40%) SQL
6 17 (8.42%) Ruby
7 16 (7.92%) Clojure
8 9 (4.46%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.48%) PHP
9 5 (2.48%) Python
10 3 (1.49%) C
10 3 (1.49%) C++
11 2 (0.99%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.50%) Go
12 1 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.47%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) Degree
3 3 (1.49%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.99%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.50%) PhD
5 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.92%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (17.33%) Oracle
2 17 (8.42%) IBM
3 8 (3.96%) Google
4 3 (1.49%) Perforce
5 2 (0.99%) hybris
5 2 (0.99%) OpenTV
5 2 (0.99%) Sybase
6 1 (0.50%) PayPal
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
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Rate: £240 - £275 Per Day pls send cv
Posted: 7 hours ago
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