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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 133 129 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Contract jobs citing Maven 31 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.82% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 7.66% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 15
Median daily rate £373 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.99% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +7.14%
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
527 418 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.03% 10.70% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 252 158
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 12
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.00 £25.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £46.04 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +5 19 £400 +21.21% 8
Cheshire -21 8 £388 -3.24% 1
Merseyside - 4 £325 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 61 (84.72%) Java
2 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 29 (40.28%) Oracle
5 26 (36.11%) SQL
6 25 (34.72%) Spring
7 23 (31.94%) TDD
7 23 (31.94%) Ant
7 23 (31.94%) XML
7 23 (31.94%) JBoss
8 22 (30.56%) Linux
8 22 (30.56%) Web Services
8 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
9 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (29.17%) Gradle
10 20 (27.78%) CSS
11 18 (25.00%) HTML
12 16 (22.22%) JSP
12 16 (22.22%) Tomcat
12 16 (22.22%) HTTP
13 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
13 15 (20.83%) Selenium
13 15 (20.83%) DevOps
14 14 (19.44%) Oracle Database
14 14 (19.44%) Software Engineering
14 14 (19.44%) J2EE
15 13 (18.06%) PL/SQL
15 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database 10g
15 13 (18.06%) MVC

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 23 (31.94%) JBoss
2 16 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 10 (13.89%) Apache
4 9 (12.50%) ATG Dynamo
4 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.94%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (5.56%) GeoServer
7 2 (2.78%) nginx
7 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) PaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) HTTP
2 5 (6.94%) Internet
3 4 (5.56%) DNS
4 3 (4.17%) Network Security
5 2 (2.78%) Firewall
5 2 (2.78%) SSH
6 1 (1.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) Oracle Database
2 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) MySQL
5 4 (5.56%) GIS
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.17%) Couchbase
6 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.78%) QGIS
7 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.39%) Big Data
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 23 (31.94%) Ant
3 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
4 21 (29.17%) Gradle
5 15 (20.83%) Selenium
6 13 (18.06%) JIRA
7 12 (16.67%) Subversion
8 10 (13.89%) Eclipse
9 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
10 8 (11.11%) SonarQube
11 7 (9.72%) JUnit
12 5 (6.94%) Checkstyle
12 5 (6.94%) FindBugs
12 5 (6.94%) Mockito
13 4 (5.56%) JBehave
14 3 (4.17%) JIRA Agile
14 3 (4.17%) Mercurial
15 2 (2.78%) GitLab
15 2 (2.78%) Grunt
15 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.67%) Banking
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Electronics
2 6 (8.33%) Games
3 3 (4.17%) Legal
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (70.83%) Developer
2 39 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) GIS Developer
9 3 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.72%) Spring
2 23 (31.94%) XML
3 22 (30.56%) Web Services
4 20 (27.78%) CSS
5 18 (25.00%) HTML
6 16 (22.22%) JSP
7 14 (19.44%) J2EE
8 13 (18.06%) Hibernate
9 12 (16.67%) REST
9 12 (16.67%) Spring MVC
10 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
10 10 (13.89%) XSLT
11 9 (12.50%) Ajax
11 9 (12.50%) Servlets
12 8 (11.11%) JDBC
12 8 (11.11%) JMS
12 8 (11.11%) RESTful
13 6 (8.33%) Java EE
14 5 (6.94%) jQuery
14 5 (6.94%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.94%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.56%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.78%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.78%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) TDD
3 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (20.83%) DevOps
4 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 14 (19.44%) Software Engineering
6 13 (18.06%) MVC
7 11 (15.28%) BDD
8 9 (12.50%) System Testing
8 9 (12.50%) Web Development
9 8 (11.11%) Open Source
9 8 (11.11%) Scrum
10 6 (8.33%) Microservices
10 6 (8.33%) SOLID
11 5 (6.94%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.94%) OOP
12 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.56%) SDLC
12 4 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
12 4 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 61 (84.72%) Java
2 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (36.11%) SQL
4 13 (18.06%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.33%) Python
6 5 (6.94%) XPath
7 3 (4.17%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.78%) Go
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Docker
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.33%) Ansible
2 6 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) IBM
2 11 (15.28%) Perforce
3 9 (12.50%) ATG
4 4 (5.56%) VMware
5 3 (4.17%) Google
5 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.78%) ESRI
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £530 per day
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