The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.01% 1.36% 2.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 8.82% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 10
Median daily rate £438 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
105 136 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.21% 15.44% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 84 53
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +12.97%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Maven as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the Cheshire region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Maven 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Maven.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) RESTful
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) Spring
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) JMS
6 4 (36.36%) Ant
6 4 (36.36%) JUnit
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) JSON
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) Puppet
7 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
7 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) Gradle
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
3 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Ant
3 4 (36.36%) JUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Gradle
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
5 2 (18.18%) EasyMock
5 2 (18.18%) JBehave
5 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
5 2 (18.18%) Mockito
5 2 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
6 1 (9.09%) JProfiler
6 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
6 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Java Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Web Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) RESTful
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Express
6 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 2 (18.18%) JMX
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Material Design
6 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
7 1 (9.09%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) API Design
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Capistrano
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce
2 1 (9.09%) Talend