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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 120 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Contract jobs citing Maven 31 61 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.99% 1.48% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.68% 9.52% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 32 20
Median daily rate £406 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 £47.50
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
464 641 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.76% 15.51% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 363 244
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.00 £26.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -15 22 £400 +6.66% 4
Cheshire 0 3 £413 +3.12% 2
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 71 (98.61%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (54.17%) Spring
4 35 (48.61%) TDD
4 35 (48.61%) Git (software)
5 33 (45.83%) Jenkins
6 29 (40.28%) Gradle
7 28 (38.89%) JUnit
8 25 (34.72%) Scrum
9 22 (30.56%) Hibernate
10 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 18 (25.00%) Linux
12 17 (23.61%) JIRA
12 17 (23.61%) AngularJS
12 17 (23.61%) BDD
13 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (22.22%) SQL
14 15 (20.83%) RESTful
14 15 (20.83%) Cucumber
15 14 (19.44%) JBehave
16 12 (16.67%) Open Source
16 12 (16.67%) Oracle
16 12 (16.67%) Ant
16 12 (16.67%) Web Services
16 12 (16.67%) Python
17 11 (15.28%) XML
17 11 (15.28%) Migration
17 11 (15.28%) ESRI
17 11 (15.28%) Degree
17 11 (15.28%) NoSQL

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 11 (15.28%) GeoServer
2 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.17%) JBoss
3 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
4 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.39%) Liferay
5 1 (1.39%) Mule
5 1 (1.39%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) PaaS
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) NoSQL
2 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.17%) Big Data
3 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.78%) Hazelcast
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.39%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (48.61%) Git (software)
2 33 (45.83%) Jenkins
3 29 (40.28%) Gradle
4 28 (38.89%) JUnit
5 17 (23.61%) JIRA
6 15 (20.83%) Cucumber
7 14 (19.44%) JBehave
8 12 (16.67%) Ant
9 8 (11.11%) Subversion
10 6 (8.33%) Eclipse
11 5 (6.94%) Selenium
12 4 (5.56%) IntelliJ
13 3 (4.17%) TestNG
13 3 (4.17%) Vagrant
14 2 (2.78%) JProfiler
14 2 (2.78%) Mercurial
14 2 (2.78%) Mockito
14 2 (2.78%) SonarQube
14 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
15 1 (1.39%) EasyMock
General
1 2 (2.78%) Banking
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (79.17%) Developer
2 43 (59.72%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (4.17%) Agile Developer
5 3 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (4.17%) AWS Developer
5 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) Architect
6 2 (2.78%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.39%) Java Games Developer
7 1 (1.39%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.39%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (54.17%) Spring
2 22 (30.56%) Hibernate
3 17 (23.61%) AngularJS
4 15 (20.83%) RESTful
5 12 (16.67%) Web Services
6 11 (15.28%) Leaflet
6 11 (15.28%) OpenLayers
6 11 (15.28%) PostGIS
6 11 (15.28%) XML
7 9 (12.50%) HTML
7 9 (12.50%) REST
8 8 (11.11%) GWT
8 8 (11.11%) JSON
8 8 (11.11%) SOAP
9 7 (9.72%) J2EE
10 6 (8.33%) JMS
10 6 (8.33%) JSP
11 5 (6.94%) jQuery
11 5 (6.94%) MCollective
11 5 (6.94%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.39%) Telematics
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Android
2 5 (6.94%) CentOS
2 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (48.61%) TDD
3 25 (34.72%) Scrum
4 17 (23.61%) BDD
5 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.67%) Open Source
7 11 (15.28%) Migration
8 10 (13.89%) Data Migration
8 10 (13.89%) DevOps
9 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 9 (12.50%) OO
10 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.33%) Build Automation
12 5 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (6.94%) MVC
12 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.56%) Kanban
13 4 (5.56%) SDLC
13 4 (5.56%) SOA
13 4 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.22%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) Python
5 10 (13.89%) Ruby
6 7 (9.72%) Groovy
7 5 (6.94%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.94%) Scala
8 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Clojure
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 3 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Docker
1 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Puppet
2 6 (8.33%) ZABBIX
3 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.39%) Nagios
4 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) ESRI
3 10 (13.89%) Perforce
4 7 (9.72%) Google
5 6 (8.33%) IBM
6 5 (6.94%) VMware
7 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.39%) Talend