The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE 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 SE over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £58.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +95.00%
Java SE
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
535 446 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.84% 23.67% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 281 261
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 2
Median hourly rate £36.01 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.96% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Java SE Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester