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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 27 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 101 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.62% 2.17% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.90% 2.26% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 27 9
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £359 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £391 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +7.63%
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
1711 1457 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.21% 95.73% 96.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 855 661
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 64 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £33.55 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 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 1 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 - 18 £360 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £404 -
Wigan - 1 £500 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Java
2 154 (76.62%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (54.73%) TDD
4 107 (53.23%) Spring
5 96 (47.76%) JavaScript
6 59 (29.35%) Scrum
7 51 (25.37%) Hibernate
8 50 (24.88%) XML
9 46 (22.89%) CSS
10 44 (21.89%) Pair Programming
11 41 (20.40%) HTML
12 40 (19.90%) Scala
13 39 (19.40%) Git (software)
14 37 (18.41%) RESTful
14 37 (18.41%) BDD
14 37 (18.41%) J2EE
15 36 (17.91%) Web Services
15 36 (17.91%) Linux
16 35 (17.41%) REST
17 34 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (16.92%) SOA
18 32 (15.92%) Microservices
19 31 (15.42%) OO
19 31 (15.42%) SOAP
19 31 (15.42%) Oracle
19 31 (15.42%) Finance
20 29 (14.43%) Open Source
21 27 (13.43%) AngularJS
21 27 (13.43%) JSON
21 27 (13.43%) 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 26 (12.94%) Tomcat
2 21 (10.45%) JBoss
3 14 (6.97%) Apache
4 7 (3.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
6 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 16 (7.96%) GitHub
2 6 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.95%) HTTP
2 4 (1.99%) Network Security
3 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.96%) MySQL
2 13 (6.47%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.97%) Hadoop
3 12 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.47%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.48%) Hazelcast
7 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.00%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.50%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (19.40%) Git (software)
2 26 (12.94%) Maven
3 24 (11.94%) JUnit
4 15 (7.46%) Mercurial
5 11 (5.47%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.48%) Gradle
6 9 (4.48%) Selenium
7 8 (3.98%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.48%) Subversion
9 6 (2.99%) JIRA
10 5 (2.49%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.49%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.99%) Mockito
12 2 (1.00%) Ant
13 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.50%) Spock
General
1 31 (15.42%) Finance
2 16 (7.96%) Banking
3 10 (4.98%) Retail
4 8 (3.98%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.49%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.99%) Marketing
7 3 (1.49%) Games
7 3 (1.49%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (53.23%) Spring
2 51 (25.37%) Hibernate
3 50 (24.88%) XML
4 46 (22.89%) CSS
5 41 (20.40%) HTML
6 37 (18.41%) J2EE
6 37 (18.41%) RESTful
7 36 (17.91%) Web Services
8 35 (17.41%) REST
9 31 (15.42%) SOAP
10 27 (13.43%) AngularJS
10 27 (13.43%) JDBC
10 27 (13.43%) JSON
11 24 (11.94%) HTML5
12 21 (10.45%) Apache Camel
13 20 (9.95%) Grails
14 18 (8.96%) CSS3
14 18 (8.96%) JSP
15 17 (8.46%) XSLT
16 16 (7.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.48%) Online Banking
3 5 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.49%) SCADA
4 4 (1.99%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.99%) iPad
5 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.49%) Interactive TV
5 3 (1.49%) IPTV
5 3 (1.49%) MHEG
5 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.50%) Clustering
6 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.50%) IVR
6 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.91%) Linux
2 4 (1.99%) Android
2 4 (1.99%) Windows
3 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (76.62%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (54.73%) TDD
3 59 (29.35%) Scrum
4 44 (21.89%) Pair Programming
5 37 (18.41%) BDD
6 34 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (16.92%) SOA
7 32 (15.92%) Microservices
8 31 (15.42%) OO
9 29 (14.43%) Open Source
10 26 (12.94%) Software Engineering
11 19 (9.45%) Kanban
11 19 (9.45%) OOP
12 17 (8.46%) Software Delivery
13 16 (7.96%) Multithreading
14 15 (7.46%) High Availability
14 15 (7.46%) MVC
14 15 (7.46%) Web Development
15 14 (6.97%) Concurrent Programming
15 14 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 201 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (47.76%) JavaScript
3 40 (19.90%) Scala
4 26 (12.94%) Groovy
5 22 (10.95%) SQL
6 15 (7.46%) Clojure
7 14 (6.97%) Ruby
8 8 (3.98%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.99%) PHP
10 5 (2.49%) Python
11 4 (1.99%) XPath
12 3 (1.49%) C
12 3 (1.49%) C++
13 1 (0.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (5.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.99%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) Degree
3 3 (1.49%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.00%) 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 (1.99%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.46%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (15.42%) Oracle
2 16 (7.96%) IBM
3 7 (3.48%) Google
4 3 (1.49%) OpenTV
5 2 (1.00%) hybris
5 2 (1.00%) Perforce
5 2 (1.00%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) Facebook
6 1 (0.50%) PayPal
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
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