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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 36 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 78 67 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.74% 3.41% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 3.64% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 48 42
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £343 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.12% +15.66%
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
1548 1841 1408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.10% 93.79% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1022 1037 859
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 72 65
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £40.00 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 0 10 £425 - 2
Oldham - 4 £450 -
Bolton - 3 £375 -
Cheadle - 2 £425 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (48.45%) Spring
4 83 (42.78%) TDD
5 65 (33.51%) Hibernate
6 57 (29.38%) Scrum
7 53 (27.32%) JavaScript
8 47 (24.23%) Git (software)
9 45 (23.20%) BDD
10 44 (22.68%) OO
11 40 (20.62%) Scala
12 39 (20.10%) RESTful
13 38 (19.59%) Maven
14 37 (19.07%) Pair Programming
15 36 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (18.04%) Jenkins
17 34 (17.53%) JUnit
18 32 (16.49%) Web Services
19 31 (15.98%) SOAP
19 31 (15.98%) Oracle
20 30 (15.46%) J2EE
20 30 (15.46%) Groovy
21 29 (14.95%) REST
22 28 (14.43%) NoSQL
22 28 (14.43%) SQL
22 28 (14.43%) XML
23 27 (13.92%) Linux
23 27 (13.92%) Microservices
24 25 (12.89%) Software Engineering
24 25 (12.89%) Relational Database

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 15 (7.73%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.19%) JBoss
3 11 (5.67%) WebSphere
4 10 (5.15%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.09%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.55%) Apache
6 3 (1.55%) Confluence
7 2 (1.03%) Jetty
7 2 (1.03%) nginx
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.52%) CMS
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.19%) GitHub
2 4 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.12%) HTTP
2 5 (2.58%) Internet
3 3 (1.55%) AMQP
4 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.43%) NoSQL
2 25 (12.89%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.73%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.15%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.64%) MySQL
7 6 (3.09%) Redis
8 5 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.58%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.03%) Big Data
10 2 (1.03%) DB2
10 2 (1.03%) Hazelcast
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.03%) SQLite
11 1 (0.52%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.52%) OrientDB
11 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 47 (24.23%) Git (software)
2 38 (19.59%) Maven
3 35 (18.04%) Jenkins
4 34 (17.53%) JUnit
5 17 (8.76%) Gradle
6 14 (7.22%) Eclipse
7 12 (6.19%) Mercurial
7 12 (6.19%) Subversion
8 10 (5.15%) JIRA
9 9 (4.64%) Selenium
10 7 (3.61%) Ant
11 6 (3.09%) Eclipse RCP
11 6 (3.09%) TestNG
12 5 (2.58%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.58%) Xcode
13 4 (2.06%) SoapUI
14 3 (1.55%) ClearCase
14 3 (1.55%) JMeter
15 2 (1.03%) Checkstyle
15 2 (1.03%) FindBugs
General
1 24 (12.37%) Finance
2 8 (4.12%) Banking
3 5 (2.58%) Games
4 4 (2.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (48.45%) Spring
2 65 (33.51%) Hibernate
3 39 (20.10%) RESTful
4 32 (16.49%) Web Services
5 31 (15.98%) SOAP
6 30 (15.46%) J2EE
7 29 (14.95%) REST
8 28 (14.43%) XML
9 24 (12.37%) CSS
9 24 (12.37%) HTML
10 22 (11.34%) JSON
11 17 (8.76%) JSP
12 15 (7.73%) HTML5
13 14 (7.22%) CSS3
14 13 (6.70%) Node.js
15 12 (6.19%) Struts
16 10 (5.15%) AngularJS
16 10 (5.15%) Grails
16 10 (5.15%) Java EE
17 9 (4.64%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.09%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.55%) Clustering
5 2 (1.03%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.03%) iPad
5 2 (1.03%) iPhone
5 2 (1.03%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.03%) User Experience
6 1 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.52%) Fintech
6 1 (0.52%) SCADA
6 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.52%) Streaming Media
6 1 (0.52%) Telematics
6 1 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.92%) Linux
2 17 (8.76%) Android
3 13 (6.70%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.12%) Unix
5 5 (2.58%) Windows
6 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (42.78%) TDD
3 57 (29.38%) Scrum
4 45 (23.20%) BDD
5 44 (22.68%) OO
6 37 (19.07%) Pair Programming
7 36 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (13.92%) Microservices
9 25 (12.89%) Software Engineering
10 23 (11.86%) Kanban
10 23 (11.86%) SOA
11 19 (9.79%) Software Delivery
12 18 (9.28%) Concurrent Programming
13 16 (8.25%) OOP
13 16 (8.25%) Open Source
14 15 (7.73%) DevOps
14 15 (7.73%) Low Latency
14 15 (7.73%) Multithreading
15 13 (6.70%) iOS Development
15 13 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (27.32%) JavaScript
3 40 (20.62%) Scala
4 30 (15.46%) Groovy
5 28 (14.43%) SQL
6 24 (12.37%) Ruby
7 17 (8.76%) Clojure
8 9 (4.64%) Objective-C
9 6 (3.09%) Apple Swift
9 6 (3.09%) Python
10 5 (2.58%) F#
10 5 (2.58%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.03%) C
11 2 (1.03%) C#
12 1 (0.52%) C++
12 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.52%) XPath
12 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.61%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.06%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.52%) QA
1 1 (0.52%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.12%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) Ansible
2 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (15.98%) Oracle
2 9 (4.64%) IBM
2 9 (4.64%) Perforce
3 6 (3.09%) Google
3 6 (3.09%) Sybase
4 4 (2.06%) hybris
5 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.03%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.03%) Sun
7 1 (0.52%) Endeca
7 1 (0.52%) FatWire
7 1 (0.52%) Remedy
7 1 (0.52%) SAP