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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 82 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 24 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.31% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £419
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
1742 1588 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.83% 95.20% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 835 686
Median daily rate £388 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 60 65
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.42 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 3 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
Altrincham - 3 £370 - 1
Stockport - 1 - - 1
Senior Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 22 (66.67%) TDD
5 21 (63.64%) Spring
6 16 (48.48%) Hibernate
7 15 (45.45%) HTML
8 14 (42.42%) OO
8 14 (42.42%) Pair Programming
9 13 (39.39%) Scrum
10 12 (36.36%) Scala
10 12 (36.36%) HTML5
11 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (30.30%) RESTful
12 10 (30.30%) BDD
12 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (30.30%) CSS
13 9 (27.27%) J2EE
13 9 (27.27%) SOA
13 9 (27.27%) Groovy
13 9 (27.27%) CSS3
13 9 (27.27%) GitHub
14 8 (24.24%) Microservices
14 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
14 8 (24.24%) Open Source
14 8 (24.24%) Mercurial
14 8 (24.24%) Clojure
14 8 (24.24%) OOP
15 6 (18.18%) Finance

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 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) JBoss
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.06%) Maven
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) Spring
2 16 (48.48%) Hibernate
3 15 (45.45%) HTML
4 12 (36.36%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) CSS
5 10 (30.30%) RESTful
6 9 (27.27%) CSS3
6 9 (27.27%) J2EE
7 5 (15.15%) jQuery
8 4 (12.12%) Ajax
9 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (9.09%) JSP
9 3 (9.09%) Servlets
9 3 (9.09%) SOAP
9 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
10 2 (6.06%) Grails
10 2 (6.06%) JDBC
10 2 (6.06%) JSON
10 2 (6.06%) Middleware
10 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) TDD
3 14 (42.42%) OO
3 14 (42.42%) Pair Programming
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) BDD
5 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (27.27%) SOA
7 8 (24.24%) Microservices
7 8 (24.24%) OOP
7 8 (24.24%) Open Source
7 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
8 6 (18.18%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) MVC
9 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 2 (6.06%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
10 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) Scala
4 9 (27.27%) Groovy
5 8 (24.24%) Clojure
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
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