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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 95 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Maven 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.98% 3.80% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£413 £313 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £313 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £313 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
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
176 184 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.83% 13.81% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 124 85
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £30.00 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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
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 August 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
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Maven
North West

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (91.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Gradle
3 5 (41.67%) OSGi
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Ant
4 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) Puppet
6 2 (16.67%) Subversion
6 2 (16.67%) PaaS
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Gradle
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Ant
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (8.33%) TestNG
5 1 (8.33%) Log4j
5 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) OSGi
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Java SE
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Lua
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (8.33%) OCPJP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sun
2 1 (8.33%) BMC
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) VMware