The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 116 128 117
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Maven 39 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.70% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.93% 6.37% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 9
Median daily rate £425 £360 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £46.72 -
% change year-on-year
-30.96% -
Maven
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
492 424 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.49% 11.05% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 258 180
Median daily rate £400 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.47% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +18 33 £420 -1.17% 6
Cheshire -12 2 £450 +42.85% 2
Lancashire - 1 - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 58 (89.23%) Java
2 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (53.85%) Spring
4 32 (49.23%) Git (software)
5 30 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 29 (44.62%) TDD
7 22 (33.85%) JUnit
8 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 19 (29.23%) SQL
9 19 (29.23%) JSP
9 19 (29.23%) Linux
10 18 (27.69%) Oracle
11 17 (26.15%) Tomcat
11 17 (26.15%) Gradle
12 16 (24.62%) CSS
13 15 (23.08%) Hibernate
13 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (21.54%) RESTful
15 13 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 13 (20.00%) SonarQube
15 13 (20.00%) Ant
15 13 (20.00%) MVC
16 12 (18.46%) Web Services
16 12 (18.46%) XML
16 12 (18.46%) J2EE
16 12 (18.46%) JBoss
17 11 (16.92%) GWT
17 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (15.38%) JIRA
18 10 (15.38%) Selenium

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (26.15%) Tomcat
2 12 (18.46%) JBoss
3 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.15%) ATG Dynamo
4 4 (6.15%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (4.62%) Jetty
5 3 (4.62%) Mule
6 2 (3.08%) Apache
6 2 (3.08%) nginx
6 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.08%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) IaaS
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.54%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) HTTP
2 4 (6.15%) DNS
2 4 (6.15%) Internet
3 3 (4.62%) Network Security
4 2 (3.08%) Firewall
4 2 (3.08%) SSH
5 1 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) JasperReports
5 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (49.23%) Git (software)
2 30 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 22 (33.85%) JUnit
4 17 (26.15%) Gradle
5 13 (20.00%) Ant
5 13 (20.00%) SonarQube
6 10 (15.38%) JIRA
6 10 (15.38%) Selenium
7 9 (13.85%) Mockito
8 8 (12.31%) Eclipse
8 8 (12.31%) Subversion
9 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
10 4 (6.15%) Checkstyle
10 4 (6.15%) FindBugs
11 3 (4.62%) JMeter
11 3 (4.62%) Mercurial
11 3 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (3.08%) GoCD
12 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
12 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.23%) Banking
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (84.62%) Developer
2 47 (72.31%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Java Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.85%) Spring
2 19 (29.23%) JSP
3 16 (24.62%) CSS
4 15 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 14 (21.54%) RESTful
6 12 (18.46%) J2EE
6 12 (18.46%) Web Services
6 12 (18.46%) XML
7 11 (16.92%) GWT
8 10 (15.38%) HTML
9 7 (10.77%) JDBC
9 7 (10.77%) REST
9 7 (10.77%) Spring MVC
10 6 (9.23%) jQuery
11 5 (7.69%) Ajax
11 5 (7.69%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.69%) Java EE
11 5 (7.69%) JSON
11 5 (7.69%) Servlets
11 5 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) SCADA
3 4 (6.15%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.62%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.62%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.08%) iPad
5 2 (3.08%) Semantic Web
5 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) TDD
3 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (20.00%) MVC
5 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.31%) Scrum
7 7 (10.77%) DevOps
7 7 (10.77%) SDLC
7 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Web Development
8 6 (9.23%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (9.23%) Microservices
9 5 (7.69%) BDD
9 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.15%) OO
10 4 (6.15%) OOP
10 4 (6.15%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (89.23%) Java
2 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.23%) SQL
4 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.15%) Groovy
6 3 (4.62%) PHP
6 3 (4.62%) Scala
7 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) Go
7 2 (3.08%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) Python
7 2 (3.08%) Ruby
7 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.08%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (3.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) IBM
2 8 (12.31%) Perforce
3 7 (10.77%) Google
4 4 (6.15%) ATG
5 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
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