The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 102 100 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.32% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.38% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £450 £491 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +26.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java EE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
537 436 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.96% 23.55% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 279 252
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 3
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the Manchester region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Java EE
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java EE across the Manchester region.

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) TDD
4 10 (76.92%) Scrum
4 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
4 10 (76.92%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (69.23%) Local Government
5 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
5 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) OO
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (38.46%) OOD
7 5 (38.46%) JIRA
7 5 (38.46%) Confluence
7 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (38.46%) User Experience
7 5 (38.46%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (30.77%) CSS3
8 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
8 4 (30.77%) HTML5
8 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
8 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 4 (30.77%) CSS
9 3 (23.08%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) JUnit
9 3 (23.08%) Spring
10 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
10 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
10 2 (15.38%) Mockito

Java EE
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 5 (38.46%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) AMQP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
1 1 (7.69%) OrientDB
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) JUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Mockito
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.69%) Gradle
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 9 (69.23%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) UX Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 1 (7.69%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) CSS3
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) JSF
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) MyBatis
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Struts2
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
2 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (38.46%) OOD
5 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat