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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 46 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 50 68 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.56% 3.53% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 3.71% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 39
Median daily rate £413 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £488 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.28% +9.37%

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
1338 1831 1354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.97% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 1049 801
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 58 71
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 - 5 £400 - 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Java
2 102 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (47.62%) Spring
4 69 (41.07%) TDD
5 51 (30.36%) Hibernate
6 49 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 48 (28.57%) Scrum
8 39 (23.21%) OO
8 39 (23.21%) Git (software)
8 39 (23.21%) BDD
9 31 (18.45%) Jenkins
10 29 (17.26%) NoSQL
10 29 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (17.26%) JUnit
10 29 (17.26%) Web Services
10 29 (17.26%) SOAP
11 28 (16.67%) Pair Programming
11 28 (16.67%) RESTful
11 28 (16.67%) Scala
11 28 (16.67%) REST
11 28 (16.67%) Microservices
12 27 (16.07%) Maven
12 27 (16.07%) Oracle
13 26 (15.48%) SQL
14 25 (14.88%) Finance
15 24 (14.29%) HTML
15 24 (14.29%) Linux
16 23 (13.69%) XML
16 23 (13.69%) J2EE
17 22 (13.10%) 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 14 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.95%) JBoss
2 10 (5.95%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.36%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.98%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.79%) Apache
7 2 (1.19%) Confluence
7 2 (1.19%) Jetty
7 2 (1.19%) nginx
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.60%) CMS
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.36%) GitHub
2 5 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.38%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) HTTP
2 3 (1.79%) Internet
3 2 (1.19%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.26%) NoSQL
2 22 (13.10%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (8.33%) MySQL
5 12 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.95%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.57%) Redis
8 5 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.38%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.38%) SQLite
10 2 (1.19%) Big Data
10 2 (1.19%) DB2
10 2 (1.19%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.60%) Endeca
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 39 (23.21%) Git (software)
2 31 (18.45%) Jenkins
3 29 (17.26%) JUnit
4 27 (16.07%) Maven
5 14 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 12 (7.14%) Gradle
7 11 (6.55%) Subversion
8 9 (5.36%) Mercurial
9 8 (4.76%) Selenium
10 7 (4.17%) Xcode
11 6 (3.57%) JIRA
11 6 (3.57%) TestNG
12 5 (2.98%) Ant
12 5 (2.98%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.98%) Eclipse RCP
13 4 (2.38%) Android Studio
13 4 (2.38%) CocoaPods
13 4 (2.38%) SoapUI
14 3 (1.79%) ClearCase
14 3 (1.79%) JMeter
General
1 25 (14.88%) Finance
2 14 (8.33%) Banking
3 5 (2.98%) Games
4 2 (1.19%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (47.62%) Spring
2 51 (30.36%) Hibernate
3 29 (17.26%) SOAP
3 29 (17.26%) Web Services
4 28 (16.67%) REST
4 28 (16.67%) RESTful
5 24 (14.29%) HTML
6 23 (13.69%) J2EE
6 23 (13.69%) XML
7 20 (11.90%) CSS
7 20 (11.90%) JSON
8 16 (9.52%) HTML5
9 14 (8.33%) CSS3
10 13 (7.74%) AngularJS
10 13 (7.74%) JPA
10 13 (7.74%) Node.js
11 10 (5.95%) Java EE
11 10 (5.95%) Spring Boot
12 9 (5.36%) Struts
13 8 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.38%) iPhone
4 4 (2.38%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.79%) Clustering
6 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) Fintech
7 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.60%) Telematics
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.29%) Linux
2 14 (8.33%) Android
3 13 (7.74%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.17%) Unix
5 6 (3.57%) Windows
6 4 (2.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (41.07%) TDD
3 48 (28.57%) Scrum
4 39 (23.21%) BDD
4 39 (23.21%) OO
5 29 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (16.67%) Microservices
6 28 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 22 (13.10%) Kanban
8 21 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 16 (9.52%) SOA
10 15 (8.93%) Software Delivery
11 14 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
11 14 (8.33%) OOP
12 13 (7.74%) DevOps
12 13 (7.74%) iOS Development
13 12 (7.14%) E-Commerce
14 11 (6.55%) Low Latency
14 11 (6.55%) Multithreading
14 11 (6.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 168 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 28 (16.67%) Scala
4 26 (15.48%) SQL
5 19 (11.31%) Groovy
5 19 (11.31%) Ruby
6 14 (8.33%) Clojure
7 9 (5.36%) Objective-C
8 8 (4.76%) Apple Swift
9 6 (3.57%) Python
10 5 (2.98%) F#
11 2 (1.19%) C
11 2 (1.19%) C#
12 1 (0.60%) C++
12 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.60%) XPath
12 1 (0.60%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.60%) QA
1 1 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (16.07%) Oracle
2 8 (4.76%) Perforce
3 7 (4.17%) IBM
4 5 (2.98%) Sybase
5 4 (2.38%) Google
6 3 (1.79%) hybris
7 2 (1.19%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.19%) Sun
8 1 (0.60%) FatWire
8 1 (0.60%) Remedy
8 1 (0.60%) SAP
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