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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 25 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 121 57 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.61% 3.04% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.99% 3.20% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 43 17
Median daily rate £425 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £367 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.26% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
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
1730 1782 1309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.54% 94.94% 96.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1029 801
Median daily rate £400 £377 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 72 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.25 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 14 £420 - 1
Oldham - 4 £450 -
Cheadle - 3 £425 -
Altrincham - 1 £370 - 1
Salford - 1 £413 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 216 (100.00%) Java
2 158 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (52.78%) Spring
4 105 (48.61%) TDD
5 77 (35.65%) Hibernate
6 74 (34.26%) Scrum
7 68 (31.48%) JavaScript
8 56 (25.93%) Git (software)
9 50 (23.15%) Scala
9 50 (23.15%) BDD
10 49 (22.69%) Pair Programming
11 46 (21.30%) Maven
12 44 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (19.91%) RESTful
14 42 (19.44%) OO
15 40 (18.52%) Linux
15 40 (18.52%) Microservices
16 37 (17.13%) Jenkins
16 37 (17.13%) Oracle
17 36 (16.67%) J2EE
17 36 (16.67%) JUnit
17 36 (16.67%) SOA
18 34 (15.74%) XML
19 32 (14.81%) CSS
19 32 (14.81%) REST
20 31 (14.35%) Open Source
20 31 (14.35%) JSON
21 30 (13.89%) Groovy
21 30 (13.89%) SOAP
21 30 (13.89%) Tomcat

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 30 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 29 (13.43%) JBoss
3 15 (6.94%) Apache
4 10 (4.63%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.31%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.31%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.93%) Jetty
7 2 (0.93%) nginx
8 1 (0.46%) Confluence
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.26%) GitHub
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.80%) HTTP
2 5 (2.31%) Internet
3 4 (1.85%) Network Security
4 3 (1.39%) AMQP
5 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.65%) NoSQL
2 22 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (9.72%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 15 (6.94%) MySQL
6 8 (3.70%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.24%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.78%) Redis
9 4 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.85%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.93%) Big Data
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.46%) DB2
11 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.46%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 56 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 46 (21.30%) Maven
3 37 (17.13%) Jenkins
4 36 (16.67%) JUnit
5 19 (8.80%) Mercurial
6 16 (7.41%) Eclipse
7 15 (6.94%) Gradle
8 14 (6.48%) Selenium
9 11 (5.09%) Subversion
10 7 (3.24%) JIRA
11 6 (2.78%) Ant
11 6 (2.78%) TestNG
12 5 (2.31%) Eclipse RCP
12 5 (2.31%) SonarQube
13 4 (1.85%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.39%) JMeter
14 3 (1.39%) Mockito
14 3 (1.39%) Xcode
15 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
15 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (10.65%) Finance
2 8 (3.70%) Banking
3 4 (1.85%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.85%) Marketing
4 3 (1.39%) Retail
5 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.93%) Games
5 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (52.78%) Spring
2 77 (35.65%) Hibernate
3 43 (19.91%) RESTful
4 36 (16.67%) J2EE
5 34 (15.74%) XML
6 32 (14.81%) CSS
6 32 (14.81%) REST
7 31 (14.35%) JSON
8 30 (13.89%) SOAP
9 26 (12.04%) HTML
10 22 (10.19%) AngularJS
10 22 (10.19%) Web Services
11 21 (9.72%) Apache Camel
12 19 (8.80%) CSS3
12 19 (8.80%) HTML5
12 19 (8.80%) JSP
13 17 (7.87%) JDBC
14 14 (6.48%) GWT
14 14 (6.48%) Middleware
15 13 (6.02%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.31%) SCADA
4 4 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.46%) Fintech
6 1 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.46%) IVR
6 1 (0.46%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Streaming Media
6 1 (0.46%) Telematics
6 1 (0.46%) User Experience
6 1 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.52%) Linux
2 13 (6.02%) Android
3 9 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.78%) Unix
5 3 (1.39%) Windows
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (48.61%) TDD
3 74 (34.26%) Scrum
4 50 (23.15%) BDD
5 49 (22.69%) Pair Programming
6 44 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (19.44%) OO
8 40 (18.52%) Microservices
9 36 (16.67%) SOA
10 31 (14.35%) Open Source
11 27 (12.50%) Kanban
12 23 (10.65%) OOP
12 23 (10.65%) Software Delivery
12 23 (10.65%) Software Engineering
13 20 (9.26%) Concurrent Programming
14 19 (8.80%) Multithreading
15 17 (7.87%) MVC
16 16 (7.41%) Low Latency
17 15 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (5.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 216 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (31.48%) JavaScript
3 50 (23.15%) Scala
4 30 (13.89%) Groovy
5 22 (10.19%) Ruby
6 21 (9.72%) Clojure
6 21 (9.72%) SQL
7 7 (3.24%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.31%) Python
9 4 (1.85%) Apple Swift
9 4 (1.85%) PHP
9 4 (1.85%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.93%) F#
11 1 (0.46%) C
11 1 (0.46%) C#
11 1 (0.46%) C++
11 1 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.85%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.93%) Degree
4 2 (0.93%) ISEB
5 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (8.80%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.24%) Puppet
2 1 (0.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (17.13%) Oracle
2 19 (8.80%) IBM
3 10 (4.63%) Google
4 6 (2.78%) Perforce
5 5 (2.31%) Sybase
6 4 (1.85%) hybris
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.46%) Sun
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