Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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.

Java Developer
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.55% 0.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Salford median daily rate £350 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% - -
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £46.25 £29.53 £38.75
% change year-on-year +56.65% -23.81% +29.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Contract vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 121 115 72
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.80% 98.29% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 89 50
Salford median daily rate £425 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +16.20% +4.80%
10th Percentile £215 £220 £200
90th Percentile £582 £595 £488
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 10
Salford median hourly rate £17.22 £15.00 £14.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.77% +6.78% +40.48%
10th Percentile £12.11 £12.89 £12.45
90th Percentile £31.40 £19.19 £19.25
Manchester median hourly rate £17.22 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +18.72% -9.38% +8.47%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Salford

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Salford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Salford region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Grails
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) AMQP
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) Spock
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Spock
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (50.00%) Grails
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle