The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Contract jobs citing Java 216 105 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.09% 6.88% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.96% 20.96% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 70 27
Median daily rate £420 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £32.25 £40.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £40.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £40.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.12%
Java
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
569 501 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.86% 32.81% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 319 260
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 16
Median hourly rate £32.25 £20.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.25% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £15.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £38.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Java
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 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 - 28 £360 - 7
Salford -3 3 £388 -9.88% 5
Cheadle - 2 £404 - 2
Wigan - 1 £500 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java 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.

1 279 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (39.56%) JavaScript
3 159 (35.33%) TDD
4 124 (27.56%) Spring
5 101 (22.44%) Scrum
6 98 (21.78%) XML
7 97 (21.56%) Web Services
8 88 (19.56%) HTML
9 86 (19.11%) CSS
10 74 (16.44%) Oracle
10 74 (16.44%) Linux
11 73 (16.22%) Finance
12 69 (15.33%) J2EE
12 69 (15.33%) SQL
13 68 (15.11%) REST
14 65 (14.44%) Hibernate
14 65 (14.44%) BDD
15 60 (13.33%) Software Engineering
16 58 (12.89%) Continuous Integration
16 58 (12.89%) Git (software)
17 56 (12.44%) Scala
18 52 (11.56%) Open Source
19 50 (11.11%) RESTful
19 50 (11.11%) Web Development
20 49 (10.89%) AngularJS
21 48 (10.67%) HTML5
22 46 (10.22%) Pair Programming
23 44 (9.78%) JSON
23 44 (9.78%) Selenium
23 44 (9.78%) Jenkins

Java
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 37 (8.22%) Tomcat
2 36 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 29 (6.44%) JBoss
4 20 (4.44%) Apache
5 19 (4.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (2.44%) GeoServer
7 10 (2.22%) Confluence
8 8 (1.78%) NetWeaver
9 5 (1.11%) IBM Domino
9 5 (1.11%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.89%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.89%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.67%) Mule
11 3 (0.67%) nginx
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.44%) Jetty
12 2 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.56%) SAP SRM
2 3 (0.67%) BASE24
2 3 (0.67%) Magento
2 3 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.67%) SAP HR
2 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.56%) GitHub
3 6 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.89%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.44%) Office 365
6 2 (0.44%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.11%) HTTP
2 30 (6.67%) Network Security
3 4 (0.89%) DNS
4 3 (0.67%) ATM
4 3 (0.67%) Firewall
4 3 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.44%) DHCP
5 2 (0.44%) FTP
5 2 (0.44%) Internet
5 2 (0.44%) IPsec
5 2 (0.44%) SSH
6 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.22%) Intranet
6 1 (0.22%) LDAP
6 1 (0.22%) NAS
6 1 (0.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) Skype
6 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.78%) NoSQL
2 28 (6.22%) MySQL
3 24 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 16 (3.56%) Hadoop
6 14 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.67%) DB2
7 12 (2.67%) GIS
8 11 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.22%) SQL Server
10 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.78%) SAP BW
12 7 (1.56%) Hazelcast
13 6 (1.33%) Big Data
13 6 (1.33%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.67%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 58 (12.89%) Git (software)
2 44 (9.78%) Jenkins
2 44 (9.78%) Selenium
3 42 (9.33%) JUnit
4 38 (8.44%) JIRA
5 35 (7.78%) Maven
6 22 (4.89%) Subversion
7 17 (3.78%) Cucumber
8 15 (3.33%) Gradle
8 15 (3.33%) Mercurial
9 12 (2.67%) WebDriver
10 10 (2.22%) Eclipse
11 9 (2.00%) Ant
11 9 (2.00%) HP UFT
12 7 (1.56%) SonarQube
13 6 (1.33%) Travis CI
14 5 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (0.89%) Mockito
16 3 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 3 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 73 (16.22%) Finance
2 37 (8.22%) Banking
3 25 (5.56%) Retail
4 12 (2.67%) Games
4 12 (2.67%) Retail Banking
5 9 (2.00%) Local Government
5 9 (2.00%) Marketing
6 7 (1.56%) Legal
7 6 (1.33%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.11%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.89%) Electronics
10 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.44%) Billing
11 2 (0.44%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 299 (66.44%) Developer
2 201 (44.67%) Java Developer
3 57 (12.67%) Senior Developer
4 46 (10.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (7.78%) Agile Developer
6 32 (7.11%) Agile Java Developer
7 31 (6.89%) Analyst
8 27 (6.00%) Architect
8 27 (6.00%) Scala Developer
9 20 (4.44%) Java Scala Developer
10 19 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (4.22%) Software Engineer
11 15 (3.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
11 15 (3.33%) Senior Scala Developer
12 14 (3.11%) Software Developer
12 14 (3.11%) Test Analyst
13 13 (2.89%) Consultant
13 13 (2.89%) J2EE Developer
13 13 (2.89%) Lead Developer
14 12 (2.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (27.56%) Spring
2 98 (21.78%) XML
3 97 (21.56%) Web Services
4 88 (19.56%) HTML
5 86 (19.11%) CSS
6 69 (15.33%) J2EE
7 68 (15.11%) REST
8 65 (14.44%) Hibernate
9 50 (11.11%) RESTful
10 49 (10.89%) AngularJS
11 48 (10.67%) HTML5
12 44 (9.78%) JSON
13 40 (8.89%) CSS3
14 38 (8.44%) SOAP
15 34 (7.56%) .NET
16 33 (7.33%) JDBC
17 32 (7.11%) XSLT
18 30 (6.67%) Middleware
19 28 (6.22%) jQuery
20 27 (6.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.67%) Digital Media
1 30 (6.67%) User Experience
2 27 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.11%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.89%) IVR
6 12 (2.67%) Online Banking
7 9 (2.00%) iPad
8 6 (1.33%) MHEG
9 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.11%) Biometrics
9 5 (1.11%) SCADA
10 4 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (0.89%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.89%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (0.89%) Interactive TV
10 4 (0.89%) IPTV
10 4 (0.89%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 74 (16.44%) Linux
2 18 (4.00%) Unix
3 17 (3.78%) Windows
4 16 (3.56%) Android
5 9 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.44%) CentOS
6 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) AIX
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (35.33%) TDD
3 101 (22.44%) Scrum
4 65 (14.44%) BDD
5 60 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 58 (12.89%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (11.56%) Open Source
8 50 (11.11%) Web Development
9 46 (10.22%) Pair Programming
10 43 (9.56%) E-Commerce
11 42 (9.33%) SOA
12 41 (9.11%) OO
13 35 (7.78%) CRM
14 32 (7.11%) Microservices
15 31 (6.89%) MVC
16 30 (6.67%) ERP
16 30 (6.67%) Kanban
17 29 (6.44%) SDLC
18 28 (6.22%) DevOps
19 27 (6.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 178 (39.56%) JavaScript
2 69 (15.33%) SQL
3 56 (12.44%) Scala
4 43 (9.56%) Ruby
5 41 (9.11%) PHP
6 37 (8.22%) Python
7 26 (5.78%) Groovy
8 22 (4.89%) PL/SQL
9 20 (4.44%) C#
10 15 (3.33%) Clojure
11 11 (2.44%) C++
12 9 (2.00%) C
13 8 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.56%) Go
15 6 (1.33%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.33%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.89%) COBOL
16 4 (0.89%) LotusScript
16 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.00%) Degree
3 9 (2.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.78%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.33%) ISEB
7 4 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.67%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.44%) PhD
10 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.22%) HND
10 1 (0.22%) MCP
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) OCP
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.22%) QA
2 4 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (0.89%) SLA
3 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (1.56%) Docker
3 5 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.44%) vCloud
4 2 (0.44%) vSphere
5 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.22%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (3.56%) Puppet
2 12 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.56%) Ansible
4 6 (1.33%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.89%) Mesos
5 4 (0.89%) SCCM
6 3 (0.67%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (0.67%) Nagios
7 2 (0.44%) TIBCO Hawk
8 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.22%) Kibana
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.22%) Packer
8 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (16.44%) Oracle
2 33 (7.33%) IBM
3 15 (3.33%) hybris
4 14 (3.11%) Google
5 12 (2.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (2.44%) ESRI
6 11 (2.44%) HP
6 11 (2.44%) SAP
7 6 (1.33%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.33%) VMware
8 5 (1.11%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.11%) Lotus
8 5 (1.11%) Zend
9 4 (0.89%) Avaya
9 4 (0.89%) Nortel
9 4 (0.89%) OpenTV
9 4 (0.89%) Perforce
9 4 (0.89%) SaltStack
10 3 (0.67%) Splunk
10 3 (0.67%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £125 - £175 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £320 - £400 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago