The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / North West
Rank 128 141 130
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Java EE 9 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.31% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 1.13% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 18
Median daily rate £300 £400 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £363 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £424 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
822 1064 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.69% 27.82% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 694 535
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 52 26
Median hourly rate £42.75 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.54% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.93 £19.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £46.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java EE
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java EE across the North West region.

Java EE Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Java EE
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java EE across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Java EE Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Java EE
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +11 7 £300 -22.82% 10
Cheshire +32 2 £431 +2.07% 7
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 North West region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) OO
3 16 (76.19%) SOAP
3 16 (76.19%) TDD
3 16 (76.19%) Spring
4 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 15 (71.43%) JUnit
4 15 (71.43%) JPA
4 15 (71.43%) REST
5 14 (66.67%) Web Services
5 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (61.90%) Unit Testing
7 11 (52.38%) Spring Boot
7 11 (52.38%) Finance
7 11 (52.38%) Data Modelling
8 10 (47.62%) SQL
8 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
8 10 (47.62%) AngularJS
9 9 (42.86%) HTML
9 9 (42.86%) J2EE
10 8 (38.10%) CSS
10 8 (38.10%) Banking
10 8 (38.10%) jQuery
11 7 (33.33%) Scrum
11 7 (33.33%) Oracle
12 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (28.57%) CSS3
12 6 (28.57%) HTML5

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) JasperReports
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) JUnit
2 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
4 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 3 (14.29%) Maven
4 3 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.52%) Gradle
5 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.52%) JProfiler
6 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.76%) Hudson
6 1 (4.76%) JIRA
6 1 (4.76%) JMeter
6 1 (4.76%) Mockito
6 1 (4.76%) MyEclipse
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium
6 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) SOAP
1 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 15 (71.43%) JPA
2 15 (71.43%) REST
3 14 (66.67%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) Spring Boot
5 10 (47.62%) AngularJS
6 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) J2EE
7 8 (38.10%) CSS
7 8 (38.10%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) CSS3
8 6 (28.57%) HTML5
9 5 (23.81%) Ajax
9 5 (23.81%) JSON
10 4 (19.05%) Backbone.js
11 3 (14.29%) JSP
11 3 (14.29%) Struts2
11 3 (14.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) OO
2 16 (76.19%) TDD
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) Unit Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Data Modelling
6 7 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) BDD
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
9 3 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (14.29%) SDLC
10 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (9.52%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
10 2 (9.52%) High Availability
10 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
10 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (9.52%) OOD
10 2 (9.52%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Groovy
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Perforce
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Kony
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) Yahoo!
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