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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 73 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 29 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.57% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.13% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
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
1754 1535 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.02% 95.22% 97.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1065 923 678
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 66
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £31.50 £29.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 July 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 - 4 £250 - 1
Senior Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 52 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (67.31%) TDD
4 32 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 30 (57.69%) Scrum
6 29 (55.77%) Spring
7 26 (50.00%) Pair Programming
8 25 (48.08%) Hibernate
9 24 (46.15%) Git (software)
10 23 (44.23%) Scala
10 23 (44.23%) HTML
11 22 (42.31%) CSS
11 22 (42.31%) OO
11 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (40.38%) HTML5
13 19 (36.54%) RESTful
13 19 (36.54%) Groovy
13 19 (36.54%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (36.54%) SOA
14 18 (34.62%) CSS3
14 18 (34.62%) GitHub
15 17 (32.69%) Clojure
15 17 (32.69%) Mercurial
15 17 (32.69%) Virtual Machines
15 17 (32.69%) Microservices
15 17 (32.69%) Software Delivery
15 17 (32.69%) Open Source
15 17 (32.69%) OOP
16 12 (23.08%) BDD
17 11 (21.15%) J2EE

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 5 (9.62%) JBoss
1 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 18 (34.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 17 (32.69%) Mercurial
3 6 (11.54%) Maven
4 5 (9.62%) JUnit
4 5 (9.62%) Selenium
5 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.69%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.85%) Gradle
6 2 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) Spring
2 25 (48.08%) Hibernate
3 23 (44.23%) HTML
4 22 (42.31%) CSS
5 21 (40.38%) HTML5
6 19 (36.54%) RESTful
7 18 (34.62%) CSS3
8 11 (21.15%) J2EE
9 4 (7.69%) GWT
9 4 (7.69%) jQuery
10 3 (5.77%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (5.77%) Spring MVC
11 2 (3.85%) Ajax
11 2 (3.85%) JSON
11 2 (3.85%) JSP
11 2 (3.85%) Middleware
11 2 (3.85%) REST
11 2 (3.85%) Servlets
11 2 (3.85%) Web Services
11 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) SCADA
3 1 (1.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) TDD
3 30 (57.69%) Scrum
4 26 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (42.31%) OO
6 19 (36.54%) SOA
7 17 (32.69%) Microservices
7 17 (32.69%) OOP
7 17 (32.69%) Open Source
7 17 (32.69%) Software Delivery
8 12 (23.08%) BDD
9 9 (17.31%) Kanban
10 7 (13.46%) MVC
11 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.77%) Concurrent Programming
12 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
12 3 (5.77%) Low Latency
12 3 (5.77%) Multithreading
12 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 23 (44.23%) Scala
4 19 (36.54%) Groovy
5 17 (32.69%) Clojure
6 4 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) SQL
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Google
2 1 (1.92%) IBM
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