The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 78 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 32 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.71% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.59% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 2
Median daily rate £500 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.53 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 - -
Senior Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1780 1701 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 95.19% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1108 1014 732
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 67 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
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 Senior Java Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 - 2 £250 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £370 -
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Senior Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (72.22%) TDD
4 37 (68.52%) Scrum
5 29 (53.70%) Pair Programming
6 27 (50.00%) Spring
6 27 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 26 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (48.15%) Scala
8 25 (46.30%) Git (software)
9 24 (44.44%) HTML
9 24 (44.44%) CSS
10 23 (42.59%) Hibernate
11 22 (40.74%) HTML5
12 21 (38.89%) RESTful
12 21 (38.89%) OO
12 21 (38.89%) SOA
13 20 (37.04%) Groovy
13 20 (37.04%) CSS3
13 20 (37.04%) GitHub
14 19 (35.19%) Open Source
14 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (35.19%) Microservices
14 19 (35.19%) Mercurial
14 19 (35.19%) Clojure
14 19 (35.19%) Software Delivery
14 19 (35.19%) Virtual Machines
14 19 (35.19%) OOP
15 16 (29.63%) BDD
16 11 (20.37%) Kanban

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 6 (11.11%) JBoss
1 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (46.30%) Git (software)
2 19 (35.19%) Mercurial
3 7 (12.96%) Maven
4 6 (11.11%) JUnit
5 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
5 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
6 4 (7.41%) Selenium
6 4 (7.41%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.70%) Gradle
8 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) Spring
2 24 (44.44%) CSS
2 24 (44.44%) HTML
3 23 (42.59%) Hibernate
4 22 (40.74%) HTML5
5 21 (38.89%) RESTful
6 20 (37.04%) CSS3
7 8 (14.81%) J2EE
8 5 (9.26%) GWT
9 3 (5.56%) XML
10 2 (3.70%) JSON
10 2 (3.70%) Middleware
10 2 (3.70%) REST
10 2 (3.70%) Web Services
11 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
11 1 (1.85%) Dropwizard
11 1 (1.85%) JAX-RS
11 1 (1.85%) MEAN Stack
11 1 (1.85%) Node.js
11 1 (1.85%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) SCADA
3 1 (1.85%) Fintech
3 1 (1.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (72.22%) TDD
3 37 (68.52%) Scrum
4 29 (53.70%) Pair Programming
5 26 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (38.89%) OO
6 21 (38.89%) SOA
7 19 (35.19%) Microservices
7 19 (35.19%) OOP
7 19 (35.19%) Open Source
7 19 (35.19%) Software Delivery
8 16 (29.63%) BDD
9 11 (20.37%) Kanban
10 6 (11.11%) MVC
11 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.41%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (7.41%) Low Latency
11 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
11 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (48.15%) Scala
4 20 (37.04%) Groovy
5 19 (35.19%) Clojure
6 5 (9.26%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (1.85%) IBM
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