Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 147 134
Rank change year-on-year +21 -13 -26
Contract jobs citing Java EE 16 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.54% 0.25% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 0.82% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 9
Manchester median daily rate £475 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -8.06% -8.82%
10th Percentile £275 £309 £293
90th Percentile £575 £463 £482
North West median daily rate £475 £395 £388
% change year-on-year +20.25% +1.94% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate - - £38.75
North West median hourly rate - - £38.75

Java EE 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 1083 1095 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.85% 30.87% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 784 559
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £282 £272
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 28
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.75% -54.29% +23.08%
10th Percentile £16.55 £14.80 £10.93
90th Percentile £47.40 £44.25 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Manchester

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Manchester

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Spring
3 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) JPA
5 8 (50.00%) SOAP
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 7 (43.75%) REST
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) OO
8 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 5 (31.25%) JSP
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
9 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 4 (25.00%) J2EE
9 4 (25.00%) HTML5
9 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (25.00%) DevOps
10 3 (18.75%) Spring Boot
10 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
10 3 (18.75%) RESTful
10 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
10 3 (18.75%) CSS
10 3 (18.75%) JUnit
10 3 (18.75%) Servlets

Java EE
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 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MariaDB
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JProfiler
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) JSP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
3 9 (56.25%) JPA
4 8 (50.00%) SOAP
5 7 (43.75%) REST
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 5 (31.25%) JSP
8 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (25.00%) HTML5
8 4 (25.00%) J2EE
8 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (18.75%) CSS
9 3 (18.75%) JSON
9 3 (18.75%) RESTful
9 3 (18.75%) Servlets
9 3 (18.75%) Spring Boot
10 2 (12.50%) React
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.25%) Microservices
6 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (6.25%) hybris