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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 93 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.081% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.76% 0.67% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
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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
133 149 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.25% 12.05% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 105 81
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (90.91%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Gradle
3 5 (45.45%) OSGi
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) JUnit
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
5 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Puppet
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) PaaS
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Spring
6 2 (18.18%) Ant

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Route 53
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Gradle
2 4 (36.36%) JUnit
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 3 (27.27%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (18.18%) Ant
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (9.09%) Log4j
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) TestNG
5 1 (9.09%) Hudson
5 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) OSGi
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (9.09%) Java SE
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Lua
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
1 1 (9.09%) OCPJP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat