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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 125 120 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Maven 38 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.96% 0.84% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.10% 7.71% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 6
Median daily rate £381 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.74% +14.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £477 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
469 402 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.86% 10.93% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 242 161
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.64 £37.00 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.48 £72.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 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 27 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 25 £388 +25.00% 6
Cheshire -22 8 £388 -3.24% 1
Merseyside - 3 £325 - 1
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 55 (90.16%) Java
2 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
3 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (45.90%) Jenkins
5 26 (42.62%) Oracle
6 25 (40.98%) TDD
6 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
7 24 (39.34%) Spring
8 23 (37.70%) SQL
9 22 (36.07%) CSS
9 22 (36.07%) JBoss
10 19 (31.15%) JSP
10 19 (31.15%) Web Services
10 19 (31.15%) XML
11 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (27.87%) Ant
12 17 (27.87%) HTML
13 15 (24.59%) Linux
13 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
13 15 (24.59%) Selenium
14 14 (22.95%) Gradle
15 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
16 12 (19.67%) SonarQube
16 12 (19.67%) JUnit
16 12 (19.67%) MVC
17 11 (18.03%) J2EE
17 11 (18.03%) Tomcat
17 11 (18.03%) JIRA
17 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
17 11 (18.03%) Banking

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 22 (36.07%) JBoss
2 11 (18.03%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.75%) Apache
3 9 (14.75%) ATG Dynamo
4 6 (9.84%) WebSphere
5 5 (8.20%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (6.56%) GeoServer
7 2 (3.28%) Jetty
7 2 (3.28%) Mule
7 2 (3.28%) nginx
7 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.28%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) PaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) HTTP
2 5 (8.20%) Internet
3 4 (6.56%) DNS
4 3 (4.92%) Network Security
5 2 (3.28%) Firewall
5 2 (3.28%) SSH
6 1 (1.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.56%) GIS
5 4 (6.56%) MySQL
6 2 (3.28%) JasperReports
6 2 (3.28%) QGIS
6 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.64%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Jenkins
2 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
3 17 (27.87%) Ant
4 15 (24.59%) Selenium
5 14 (22.95%) Gradle
6 12 (19.67%) JUnit
6 12 (19.67%) SonarQube
7 11 (18.03%) JIRA
8 9 (14.75%) Cucumber
9 8 (13.11%) Eclipse
9 8 (13.11%) Mockito
9 8 (13.11%) Subversion
10 5 (8.20%) Checkstyle
10 5 (8.20%) FindBugs
11 4 (6.56%) JBehave
12 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
12 3 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (3.28%) GitLab
13 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
13 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.03%) Banking
2 10 (16.39%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Electronics
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (85.25%) Developer
2 39 (63.93%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) GIS Developer
8 4 (6.56%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) Spring
2 22 (36.07%) CSS
3 19 (31.15%) JSP
3 19 (31.15%) Web Services
3 19 (31.15%) XML
4 17 (27.87%) HTML
5 11 (18.03%) J2EE
6 10 (16.39%) Ajax
6 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
6 10 (16.39%) REST
7 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
7 9 (14.75%) Spring MVC
8 8 (13.11%) JDBC
9 7 (11.48%) RESTful
9 7 (11.48%) XSLT
10 6 (9.84%) jQuery
10 6 (9.84%) Servlets
11 5 (8.20%) Apache Camel
11 5 (8.20%) Java EE
11 5 (8.20%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) Online Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.92%) SCADA
4 2 (3.28%) Semantic Web
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) TDD
3 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
5 12 (19.67%) MVC
6 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
7 9 (14.75%) BDD
7 9 (14.75%) Scrum
7 9 (14.75%) System Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Microservices
8 8 (13.11%) Web Development
9 6 (9.84%) DevOps
9 6 (9.84%) Open Source
9 6 (9.84%) SDLC
10 5 (8.20%) Front End Development
10 5 (8.20%) OOP
11 4 (6.56%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.56%) SOLID
11 4 (6.56%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (90.16%) Java
2 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.84%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.28%) Go
7 2 (3.28%) Perl
7 2 (3.28%) Ruby
7 2 (3.28%) XPath
8 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) Ansible
2 2 (3.28%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (1.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) ATG
2 9 (14.75%) IBM
2 9 (14.75%) Perforce
3 3 (4.92%) Google
4 2 (3.28%) ESRI
4 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
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