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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 203 85 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.13% 5.60% 5.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.45% 18.24% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 61 28
Median daily rate £400 £401 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +0.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
542 466 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.71% 30.70% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 287 258
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 £300 £265 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 10
Median hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -49.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.80 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £36.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 - 19 £370 - 12
Salford -8 4 £400 -6.97% 7
Altrincham - 1 £370 - 6
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 258 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (40.61%) JavaScript
3 165 (38.73%) TDD
4 110 (25.82%) XML
5 108 (25.35%) Scrum
6 105 (24.65%) Spring
7 102 (23.94%) Web Services
8 84 (19.72%) HTML
9 83 (19.48%) SQL
10 82 (19.25%) REST
11 81 (19.01%) Linux
12 76 (17.84%) CSS
13 75 (17.61%) Finance
14 72 (16.90%) BDD
15 65 (15.26%) Software Engineering
15 65 (15.26%) Oracle
16 63 (14.79%) J2EE
17 56 (13.15%) JSON
18 55 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
18 55 (12.91%) RESTful
19 54 (12.68%) Scala
20 52 (12.21%) Git (software)
21 51 (11.97%) Selenium
22 50 (11.74%) NoSQL
22 50 (11.74%) AngularJS
23 49 (11.50%) Web Development
24 48 (11.27%) Hibernate
25 46 (10.80%) Banking
25 46 (10.80%) Open Source
26 42 (9.86%) SOAP

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 35 (8.22%) Tomcat
2 33 (7.75%) JBoss
3 28 (6.57%) WebSphere
4 23 (5.40%) Apache
5 16 (3.76%) GeoServer
6 12 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (2.35%) Confluence
8 9 (2.11%) Node.js
9 7 (1.64%) NetWeaver
10 5 (1.17%) IBM Domino
10 5 (1.17%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.94%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.94%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.70%) nginx
12 3 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.47%) IIS
13 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 6 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) SAP SRM
2 5 (1.17%) BASE24
3 3 (0.70%) Magento
3 3 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.70%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.58%) GitHub
3 5 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.17%) PaaS
4 4 (0.94%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.86%) HTTP
2 25 (5.87%) Network Security
3 5 (1.17%) ATM
4 4 (0.94%) DNS
4 4 (0.94%) Internet
5 3 (0.70%) Firewall
6 2 (0.47%) DHCP
6 2 (0.47%) FTP
6 2 (0.47%) IPsec
6 2 (0.47%) SSH
6 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) LDAP
7 1 (0.23%) NAS
7 1 (0.23%) SAN
7 1 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.74%) NoSQL
2 24 (5.63%) MySQL
3 20 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.99%) GIS
5 14 (3.29%) DB2
5 14 (3.29%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.35%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.11%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.64%) SAP BW
10 6 (1.41%) Big Data
10 6 (1.41%) Hazelcast
10 6 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (0.70%) Redis
13 2 (0.47%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 52 (12.21%) Git (software)
2 51 (11.97%) Selenium
3 41 (9.62%) Jenkins
4 37 (8.69%) JIRA
5 34 (7.98%) JUnit
6 33 (7.75%) Maven
7 24 (5.63%) Cucumber
8 22 (5.16%) Subversion
9 17 (3.99%) Gradle
10 14 (3.29%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.82%) Ant
12 10 (2.35%) Mercurial
13 9 (2.11%) Eclipse
13 9 (2.11%) HP UFT
14 8 (1.88%) SoapUI
15 6 (1.41%) Travis CI
16 5 (1.17%) JBehave
16 5 (1.17%) SonarQube
16 5 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
17 4 (0.94%) GitLab
General
1 75 (17.61%) Finance
2 46 (10.80%) Banking
3 21 (4.93%) Retail
4 14 (3.29%) Games
5 12 (2.82%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.11%) Local Government
7 7 (1.64%) Legal
7 7 (1.64%) Marketing
8 5 (1.17%) Electronics
8 5 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.47%) Billing
10 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.47%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 277 (65.02%) Developer
2 179 (42.02%) Java Developer
3 48 (11.27%) Senior Developer
4 36 (8.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (8.22%) Agile Developer
6 33 (7.75%) Analyst
7 32 (7.51%) Agile Java Developer
8 29 (6.81%) Scala Developer
9 24 (5.63%) Architect
10 21 (4.93%) Java Scala Developer
11 18 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (4.23%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.76%) Software Developer
13 13 (3.05%) GIS Developer
13 13 (3.05%) J2EE Developer
14 12 (2.82%) Consultant
14 12 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (2.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 11 (2.58%) Test Analyst
15 11 (2.58%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (25.82%) XML
2 105 (24.65%) Spring
3 102 (23.94%) Web Services
4 84 (19.72%) HTML
5 82 (19.25%) REST
6 76 (17.84%) CSS
7 63 (14.79%) J2EE
8 56 (13.15%) JSON
9 55 (12.91%) RESTful
10 50 (11.74%) AngularJS
11 48 (11.27%) Hibernate
12 42 (9.86%) SOAP
13 41 (9.62%) HTML5
14 34 (7.98%) .NET
15 33 (7.75%) CSS3
16 30 (7.04%) jQuery
16 30 (7.04%) XSLT
17 29 (6.81%) JDBC
18 21 (4.93%) Middleware
19 19 (4.46%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.10%) User Experience
2 25 (5.87%) Digital Media
3 21 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.76%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.52%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.82%) Online Banking
8 7 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (1.41%) iPad
9 6 (1.41%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.41%) MHEG
10 5 (1.17%) EMV
10 5 (1.17%) IVR
10 5 (1.17%) Tandem
11 4 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.94%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.94%) Interactive TV
11 4 (0.94%) IPTV
12 3 (0.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 81 (19.01%) Linux
2 25 (5.87%) Unix
3 21 (4.93%) Windows
4 14 (3.29%) Android
5 6 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.94%) AIX
7 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.47%) CentOS
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (38.73%) TDD
3 108 (25.35%) Scrum
4 72 (16.90%) BDD
5 65 (15.26%) Software Engineering
6 55 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (11.50%) Web Development
8 46 (10.80%) Open Source
9 41 (9.62%) OO
10 38 (8.92%) E-Commerce
11 36 (8.45%) High Availability
12 34 (7.98%) Pair Programming
13 31 (7.28%) SDLC
14 30 (7.04%) SOA
15 28 (6.57%) CRM
15 28 (6.57%) Microservices
16 27 (6.34%) DevOps
17 26 (6.10%) Kanban
17 26 (6.10%) MVC
18 25 (5.87%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 173 (40.61%) JavaScript
2 83 (19.48%) SQL
3 54 (12.68%) Scala
4 38 (8.92%) Python
5 36 (8.45%) PHP
6 32 (7.51%) Ruby
7 20 (4.69%) C#
8 19 (4.46%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.29%) C++
9 14 (3.29%) Groovy
10 10 (2.35%) C
10 10 (2.35%) Clojure
11 8 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.64%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.41%) COBOL
13 6 (1.41%) Go
13 6 (1.41%) VB
14 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.17%) XPath
15 4 (0.94%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 22 (5.16%) Degree
2 14 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.88%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.41%) ISEB
5 6 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.47%) HND
7 2 (0.47%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.47%) PhD
8 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.23%) OCP
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.23%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.57%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (2.35%) Docker
2 5 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.47%) vCloud
4 2 (0.47%) vSphere
5 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.23%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (3.76%) Puppet
2 12 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.64%) Ansible
4 6 (1.41%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.94%) Mesos
6 4 (0.94%) SCCM
7 3 (0.70%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (0.70%) Nagios
8 2 (0.47%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.23%) Kibana
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.23%) Packer
9 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 65 (15.26%) Oracle
2 33 (7.75%) IBM
3 14 (3.29%) ESRI
4 12 (2.82%) Google
4 12 (2.82%) HP
5 11 (2.58%) hybris
6 9 (2.11%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.11%) SAP
7 6 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.41%) VMware
8 5 (1.17%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.17%) Lotus
8 5 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.94%) OpenTV
9 4 (0.94%) Perforce
9 4 (0.94%) SaltStack
9 4 (0.94%) Zend
10 3 (0.70%) Adobe
10 3 (0.70%) Splunk
10 3 (0.70%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Intelletec
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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RBW Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £375 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £750 per day
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Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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