The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 97 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 9 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.21% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.22% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Average daily rate £413 £380 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £380 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £380 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +9.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1722 1368 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.03% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 790 602
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +1 1 £370 -2.63% 1
Wigan - 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) TDD
4 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
5 15 (60.00%) Scrum
5 15 (60.00%) OO
6 14 (56.00%) SOAP
7 13 (52.00%) Pair Programming
7 13 (52.00%) Subversion
7 13 (52.00%) Scala
8 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (48.00%) Spring
8 12 (48.00%) RESTful
9 11 (44.00%) Mercurial
9 11 (44.00%) Groovy
9 11 (44.00%) Open Source
9 11 (44.00%) OOP
9 11 (44.00%) SOA
9 11 (44.00%) Software Delivery
10 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
12 5 (20.00%) jQuery
12 5 (20.00%) J2EE
12 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
12 5 (20.00%) Big Data
13 4 (16.00%) BDD
13 4 (16.00%) REST
14 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
14 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) JBoss
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
1 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (52.00%) Subversion
3 11 (44.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (8.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) SOAP
2 12 (48.00%) RESTful
2 12 (48.00%) Spring
3 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (20.00%) J2EE
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) Ajax
6 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) JSON
7 2 (8.00%) JSP
7 2 (8.00%) Servlets
7 2 (8.00%) WSDL
8 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) TDD
3 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (60.00%) OO
4 15 (60.00%) Scrum
5 13 (52.00%) Pair Programming
6 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
7 11 (44.00%) OOP
7 11 (44.00%) Open Source
7 11 (44.00%) SOA
7 11 (44.00%) Software Delivery
8 4 (16.00%) BDD
9 3 (12.00%) DevOps
9 3 (12.00%) Kanban
9 3 (12.00%) MVC
10 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
11 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) Scala
3 11 (44.00%) Groovy
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Clojure
6 1 (4.00%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Assembla
1 1 (4.00%) Google
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle
1 1 (4.00%) Perforce
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