The first table below looks at the demand for Java SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java SE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.079% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £256
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
358 344 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.26% 30.85% 32.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 207 228
Average daily rate £325 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 20
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Java SE
North West

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java SE across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Java SE
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Java SE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java SE.

1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Java SE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle