The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
Rank 118 113 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.17% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.48% 1.39% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Median daily rate £600 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £320 £448
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
338 288 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.03% 12.27% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 145 99
Median daily rate £375 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -37.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.25 £37.50
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 West Midlands

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the West Midlands 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
Shropshire - 4 £600 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Maven.

1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
4 15 (65.22%) Jenkins
5 13 (56.52%) Puppet
5 13 (56.52%) Spring
6 11 (47.83%) Linux
7 10 (43.48%) Ant
7 10 (43.48%) Scrum
7 10 (43.48%) Confluence
7 10 (43.48%) JIRA
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 8 (34.78%) RUP
9 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
9 7 (30.43%) OO
9 7 (30.43%) Oracle
9 7 (30.43%) RESTful
9 7 (30.43%) Open Source
9 7 (30.43%) Gradle
9 7 (30.43%) Docker
9 7 (30.43%) Spring Boot
10 6 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (26.09%) DevOps
10 6 (26.09%) SonarQube
10 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (26.09%) API Design
10 6 (26.09%) Software Architecture
10 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
10 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
10 6 (26.09%) SoapUI

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (43.48%) Confluence
2 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (26.09%) Documentum
4 4 (17.39%) Apache
5 3 (13.04%) JBoss
6 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (4.35%) OpenVPN
1 1 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (65.22%) Jenkins
3 10 (43.48%) Ant
3 10 (43.48%) JIRA
4 7 (30.43%) Gradle
5 6 (26.09%) ClearQuest
5 6 (26.09%) JUnit
5 6 (26.09%) SoapUI
5 6 (26.09%) SonarQube
5 6 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
6 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
6 4 (17.39%) Selenium
6 4 (17.39%) Subversion
6 4 (17.39%) Travis CI
7 3 (13.04%) ClearCase
8 2 (8.70%) CA Gen
9 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
9 1 (4.35%) Liquibase
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Java Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Software Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Java Software Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Documentum Developer
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Head of DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) RESTful
2 7 (30.43%) Spring Boot
3 6 (26.09%) J2EE
4 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) Java EE
5 4 (17.39%) JAX-RS
5 4 (17.39%) RAML
5 4 (17.39%) React
6 3 (13.04%) ELK Stack
6 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (13.04%) Polymer
6 3 (13.04%) REST
6 3 (13.04%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) Hystrix
7 2 (8.70%) Swagger
7 2 (8.70%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Debian
3 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) RUP
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) Open Source
5 6 (26.09%) API Design
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) OOP
5 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
5 6 (26.09%) Software Architecture
5 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
6 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Document Management
7 4 (17.39%) Kanban
7 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
7 4 (17.39%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Groovy
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Postfix
2 1 (4.35%) Squid
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Grafana
2 2 (8.70%) Graphite
2 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.70%) logstash
2 2 (8.70%) Rancher
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Consul
3 1 (4.35%) Kibana
3 1 (4.35%) Packer
3 1 (4.35%) Terraform
3 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) WSO2
3 3 (13.04%) Pega
4 2 (8.70%) BEA
5 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Sonatype
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
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