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 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 146 158 123
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -35
Contract jobs citing Java EE 3 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.085% 0.19% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.79% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £450 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +29.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £367
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java EE
England

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
959 1008 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.11% 24.02% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 651 461
Median daily rate £375 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 13
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Java EE Hourly Rate Trend 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 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
Manchester -11 3 £450 -12.19% 3
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) TDD
3 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
6 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (50.00%) Spring
7 10 (45.45%) Scrum
7 10 (45.45%) XML
7 10 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (40.91%) JIRA
8 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
8 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
8 9 (40.91%) CSS
8 9 (40.91%) Local Government
9 7 (31.82%) HTML
9 7 (31.82%) OO
9 7 (31.82%) Web Application Development
10 6 (27.27%) Mockito
10 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
10 6 (27.27%) jQuery
10 6 (27.27%) OOD
10 6 (27.27%) IBM
10 6 (27.27%) JDBC
10 6 (27.27%) JSP
10 6 (27.27%) Servlets
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle
11 5 (22.73%) MVC

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 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) Confluence
3 4 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) AMQP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) JasperReports
2 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) OrientDB
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) JIRA
2 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) Mockito
3 5 (22.73%) JUnit
3 5 (22.73%) Maven
4 4 (18.18%) Checkstyle
4 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 4 (18.18%) FindBugs
4 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 4 (18.18%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.55%) Ant
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.55%) Gradle
5 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 9 (40.91%) Local Government
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 4 (18.18%) UX Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Web Services
2 11 (50.00%) Spring
3 10 (45.45%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) CSS
5 7 (31.82%) HTML
6 6 (27.27%) JDBC
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 6 (27.27%) JSP
6 6 (27.27%) Servlets
7 5 (22.73%) Spring MVC
8 4 (18.18%) CSS3
8 4 (18.18%) HTML5
8 4 (18.18%) Spring Security
8 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (18.18%) XSLT
9 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
9 3 (13.64%) SOAP
10 2 (9.09%) Ajax
10 2 (9.09%) J2EE
10 2 (9.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
3 3 (13.64%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) TDD
3 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 10 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) OO
5 7 (31.82%) Web Application Development
6 6 (27.27%) OOD
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (22.73%) MVC
8 4 (18.18%) OOP
9 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
10 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
11 1 (4.55%) DevOps
11 1 (4.55%) Open Source
11 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 4 (18.18%) Perforce
3 1 (4.55%) hybris
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat