Period
to 19 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a J2EE Developer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

J2EE Developer
England > North West
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 183 211
Rank change year-on-year -30 +28 +35
Contract jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 1 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.017% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.37% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 11
North West median daily rate £600 £305 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +96.72% -28.24% +3.03%
10th Percentile £575 £246 £325
90th Percentile £625 £475 £438
England median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £37.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5,700 5,405 6,096
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.70% 95.28% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,580 3,427 3,931
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £239 £250 £235
90th Percentile £575 £588 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 260 215
North West median hourly rate £19.63 £19.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +7.64% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.04
90th Percentile £45.53 £48.75 £49.35
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +3.89% -

J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE Developer in the North West

J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2EE Developer in the North West

J2EE Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for J2EE Developer in the North West

J2EE Developer
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 J2EE Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 1 £600 +93.55% 1
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region featuring J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8

J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP