Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 77 85
Rank change year-on-year -38 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing J2EE 24 79 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.88% 2.58% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 6.67% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 60 23
Manchester median daily rate £512 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £373 £345 £300
90th Percentile £585 £476 £550
North West median daily rate £471 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +17.81% -11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 982 1,184 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.06% 38.67% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 822 585
Manchester median daily rate £425 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 20
Manchester median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% -6.25% +37.93%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.77 £14.75
90th Percentile £44.75 £42.00 £50.00
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.40% -6.25% +9.59%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Manchester

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2EE in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE in Manchester

J2EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for J2EE in Manchester

J2EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Spring
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) DevOps
4 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) SSL
5 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (25.00%) HTTP
5 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.83%) Apache
6 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) Google
6 5 (20.83%) CMS
6 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
6 5 (20.83%) System Testing
6 5 (20.83%) JSON
6 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (20.83%) Puppet
7 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 4 (16.67%) hybris
7 4 (16.67%) Google App Engine
7 4 (16.67%) User Stories
7 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform

J2EE
Co-occurring 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 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) CMS
1 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) Jetty
2 4 (16.67%) Mongrel
2 4 (16.67%) nginx
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 4 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
1 6 (25.00%) SSL
1 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) FTP
2 4 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.67%) Travis CI
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
5 1 (4.17%) jMock
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) Mockito
5 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
1 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Test Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
3 5 (20.83%) JSON
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) Servlets
5 3 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (8.33%) CSS
6 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
6 2 (8.33%) HTML
6 2 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
6 2 (8.33%) Struts
7 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
7 1 (4.17%) Kafka
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware
7 1 (4.17%) PowerMock
7 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Android
2 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) System Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (16.67%) Use Case
5 4 (16.67%) User Stories
5 4 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 3 (12.50%) Microservices
6 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.67%) Xen
2 1 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Grafana
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Prometheus
2 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) hybris
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) SAP