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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
England / North West
Rank 107 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Maven 25 54 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.94% 1.40% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.71% 8.52% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 28
Median daily rate £419 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
438 634 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.54% 16.48% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 371 236
Median daily rate £388 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 27 13
Median hourly rate £47.25 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.38 £31.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -7 17 £400 +6.66% 6
Cheshire +15 6 £438 +9.37%
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 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 North West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (48.48%) TDD
3 32 (48.48%) Jenkins
4 31 (46.97%) Git (software)
5 29 (43.94%) Spring
6 27 (40.91%) Scrum
7 24 (36.36%) Gradle
8 23 (34.85%) JUnit
9 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
10 19 (28.79%) AngularJS
11 18 (27.27%) BDD
12 17 (25.76%) SQL
12 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (24.24%) Hibernate
14 15 (22.73%) Linux
14 15 (22.73%) JBehave
14 15 (22.73%) Cucumber
15 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
15 13 (19.70%) Ant
15 13 (19.70%) Degree
15 13 (19.70%) JIRA
16 12 (18.18%) HTML
16 12 (18.18%) Web Services
16 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
16 12 (18.18%) Python
16 12 (18.18%) Open Source
17 11 (16.67%) PostGIS
17 11 (16.67%) Leaflet
17 11 (16.67%) GeoServer

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 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.67%) GeoServer
3 3 (4.55%) JBoss
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) nginx
4 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Liferay
5 1 (1.52%) Mule
5 1 (1.52%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) IaaS
2 3 (4.55%) PaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.55%) Big Data
4 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.52%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.52%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (48.48%) Jenkins
2 31 (46.97%) Git (software)
3 24 (36.36%) Gradle
4 23 (34.85%) JUnit
5 15 (22.73%) Cucumber
5 15 (22.73%) JBehave
6 13 (19.70%) Ant
6 13 (19.70%) JIRA
7 6 (9.09%) Selenium
7 6 (9.09%) Subversion
8 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
9 4 (6.06%) IntelliJ
10 3 (4.55%) TestNG
10 3 (4.55%) Vagrant
11 2 (3.03%) EasyMock
11 2 (3.03%) JProfiler
11 2 (3.03%) Mockito
11 2 (3.03%) SonarQube
11 2 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (71.21%) Developer
2 32 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
5 3 (4.55%) Agile Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Architect
5 3 (4.55%) AWS Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Consultant
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Java Architect
6 2 (3.03%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.03%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) Spring
2 19 (28.79%) AngularJS
3 16 (24.24%) Hibernate
4 12 (18.18%) HTML
4 12 (18.18%) Web Services
5 11 (16.67%) Leaflet
5 11 (16.67%) OpenLayers
5 11 (16.67%) PostGIS
5 11 (16.67%) RESTful
6 10 (15.15%) XML
7 9 (13.64%) JSON
7 9 (13.64%) REST
8 8 (12.12%) SOAP
9 7 (10.61%) JMS
10 5 (7.58%) CSS
10 5 (7.58%) Dropwizard
10 5 (7.58%) GWT
10 5 (7.58%) HTML5
10 5 (7.58%) jQuery
10 5 (7.58%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.52%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) CentOS
2 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
3 4 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) TDD
3 27 (40.91%) Scrum
4 18 (27.27%) BDD
5 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.18%) Open Source
7 11 (16.67%) Migration
8 10 (15.15%) Configuration Management
8 10 (15.15%) Data Migration
8 10 (15.15%) DevOps
9 9 (13.64%) OO
10 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.09%) Build Automation
11 6 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.58%) MVC
12 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.06%) Kanban
13 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
13 4 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.76%) SQL
4 12 (18.18%) Python
5 10 (15.15%) Ruby
6 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.55%) Groovy
8 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.03%) Scala
8 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Clojure
9 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) ISEB
3 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Docker
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.58%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.03%) Capistrano
3 2 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) ESRI
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 8 (12.12%) Perforce
4 6 (9.09%) Google
5 5 (7.58%) ServiceNow
5 5 (7.58%) VMware
6 4 (6.06%) IBM
6 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.03%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.03%) Guidewire
8 1 (1.52%) Adobe
8 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.52%) Talend