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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 96 87
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.12% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £435 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.51% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +8.38% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -13.75%  

Java EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 419 448 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 30.12% 24.63% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 311 224
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +20.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Java EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) JPA
3 7 (53.85%) REST
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
4 6 (46.15%) JUnit
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) High Availability
5 5 (38.46%) Spring Boot
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery

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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
3 1 (7.69%) Gradle
3 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) JProfiler
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
1 7 (53.85%) J2EE
1 7 (53.85%) JPA
1 7 (53.85%) REST
1 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) Spring Boot
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
5 2 (15.38%) JSP
5 2 (15.38%) Struts
5 2 (15.38%) Struts2
6 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) OO
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) High Availability
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Jython
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Perforce
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago