Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 100 94
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 -4
Contract jobs citing J2EE 38 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.23% 1.41% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 3.95% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 50
Manchester median daily rate £400 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -13.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £340 £305 £354
90th Percentile £462 £475 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +8.57%
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 1,208 1,012 1,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.98% 35.61% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 685 778
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £281
90th Percentile £550 £525 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 10
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £29.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +37.87% -22.63%
10th Percentile £12.26 £17.83 £14.95
90th Percentile £38.75 £48.53 £43.88
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 2018, 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 33 (86.84%) Java
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Spring
4 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
6 10 (26.32%) HTML
6 10 (26.32%) CSS
7 9 (23.68%) CMS
7 9 (23.68%) Android
7 9 (23.68%) Mobile App
8 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 8 (21.05%) Android SDK
8 8 (21.05%) Android Development
8 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
9 7 (18.42%) Struts
9 7 (18.42%) XML
9 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
9 7 (18.42%) HTML5
9 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
10 6 (15.79%) Node.js
10 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (15.79%) JSON
10 6 (15.79%) TDD
10 6 (15.79%) MVC
10 6 (15.79%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) MySQL
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle
11 5 (13.16%) C#

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 9 (23.68%) CMS
2 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (7.89%) WildFly
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.53%) Endeca
5 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.26%) Big Data
6 2 (5.26%) DB2
6 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.26%) HBase
6 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.26%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Android Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Data Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.63%) CMS Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Spring
2 10 (26.32%) CSS
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 8 (21.05%) Android SDK
3 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 7 (18.42%) HTML5
4 7 (18.42%) Struts
4 7 (18.42%) XML
5 6 (15.79%) JSON
5 6 (15.79%) Node.js
5 6 (15.79%) Web Services
6 5 (13.16%) .NET
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.16%) Express
6 5 (13.16%) MEAN Stack
6 5 (13.16%) RESTful
6 5 (13.16%) Spring MVC
6 5 (13.16%) XSLT
7 4 (10.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Android Development
2 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (15.79%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) TDD
4 5 (13.16%) E-business
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
4 5 (13.16%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Commercial Awareness
5 4 (10.53%) Content Management
6 3 (7.89%) BDD
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (5.26%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) Java 8
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Terraform
2 1 (2.63%) Netcool
2 1 (2.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) FatWire
3 4 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 2 (5.26%) hybris
4 2 (5.26%) MapR
4 2 (5.26%) Teradata