The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 78 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Maven 13 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.85% 0.41% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.34% 4.31% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
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£350 £363 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +54.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 -
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -
Maven
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
205 116 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.39% 9.51% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 70 51
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +1 4 £346 -4.48%
Stockport - - - - 2
Maven
North West

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Maven also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Maven.

1 28 (96.55%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) XML
3 18 (62.07%) Grails
4 17 (58.62%) Tomcat
4 17 (58.62%) Red Hat
5 16 (55.17%) HTTP
5 16 (55.17%) Servlets
5 16 (55.17%) Spring
6 15 (51.72%) XSLT
6 15 (51.72%) Linux
6 15 (51.72%) XML Schema
6 15 (51.72%) J2SE
6 15 (51.72%) JMS
6 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (37.93%) J2EE
8 10 (34.48%) XPath
9 9 (31.03%) Android
9 9 (31.03%) Windows
9 9 (31.03%) Hazelcast
10 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle
11 6 (20.69%) DOM
11 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
11 6 (20.69%) Hudson
11 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
11 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
12 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
12 5 (17.24%) Computer Science

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Maven also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Maven. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (58.62%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Route 53
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Hazelcast
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
1 6 (20.69%) Hudson
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
2 1 (3.45%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) Java Developer
3 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) XML
2 18 (62.07%) Grails
3 16 (55.17%) Servlets
3 16 (55.17%) Spring
4 15 (51.72%) JMS
4 15 (51.72%) XML Schema
4 15 (51.72%) XSLT
4 15 (51.72%) J2SE
5 11 (37.93%) J2EE
6 6 (20.69%) DOM
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) SAX
7 5 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
8 4 (13.79%) JSON
9 3 (10.34%) Saxon XSLT
10 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
10 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
10 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
1 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Android
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.34%) TDD
3 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
3 3 (10.34%) OOP
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.45%) OO
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) XPath
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) XQuery
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
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