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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 107 119 111
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Maven 38 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.040% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.30% 0.43% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 11
Median daily rate £450 £450 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.84% +35.71%
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
458 232 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.15% 9.31% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 136 113
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £150 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £17.80 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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
Shropshire +1 23 £440 -2.22%
Birmingham - 10 £450 - 4
Solihull - 1 £390 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Maven.

1 91 (91.00%) Java
2 84 (84.00%) Spring
3 70 (70.00%) Git (software)
4 64 (64.00%) Puppet
5 60 (60.00%) MongoDB
6 59 (59.00%) Linux
7 57 (57.00%) Spring Boot
8 55 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (54.00%) RabbitMQ
10 53 (53.00%) Oracle
11 50 (50.00%) SQL
12 48 (48.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 44 (44.00%) JIRA
14 43 (43.00%) Docker
15 42 (42.00%) J2EE
16 40 (40.00%) ELK Stack
16 40 (40.00%) Hystrix
17 39 (39.00%) Software Architecture
18 37 (37.00%) ClearQuest
19 36 (36.00%) WireMock
19 36 (36.00%) Graphite
20 34 (34.00%) Oracle OWB
21 32 (32.00%) PL/SQL
21 32 (32.00%) SoapUI
22 31 (31.00%) Jenkins
23 29 (29.00%) Open Source
24 28 (28.00%) Swagger
25 27 (27.00%) Confluence
26 25 (25.00%) WSO2
26 25 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

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 27 (27.00%) Confluence
2 16 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (7.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.00%) nginx
5 3 (3.00%) Apache
5 3 (3.00%) Documentum
5 3 (3.00%) JBoss
5 3 (3.00%) Liferay
6 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.00%) IIS
7 1 (1.00%) Jetty
7 1 (1.00%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) HipChat
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (1.00%) DHCP
3 1 (1.00%) FTP
3 1 (1.00%) IPsec
3 1 (1.00%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.00%) SSH
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 34 (34.00%) Oracle OWB
3 16 (16.00%) Oracle Database
4 14 (14.00%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (14.00%) RDBMS
4 14 (14.00%) Relational Database
5 13 (13.00%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.00%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 70 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 48 (48.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 44 (44.00%) JIRA
4 37 (37.00%) ClearQuest
5 32 (32.00%) SoapUI
6 31 (31.00%) Jenkins
7 25 (25.00%) JUnit
8 23 (23.00%) Ant
9 16 (16.00%) Artifactory
9 16 (16.00%) Eclipse
10 14 (14.00%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (13.00%) Toad
12 11 (11.00%) Selenium
13 7 (7.00%) Appium
13 7 (7.00%) WebDriver
14 6 (6.00%) PVCS
15 5 (5.00%) ClearCase
16 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
16 4 (4.00%) SonarQube
16 4 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 60 (60.00%) Architect
2 46 (46.00%) Software Architect
3 43 (43.00%) Java Architect
4 35 (35.00%) Java Software Architect
5 29 (29.00%) Developer
6 20 (20.00%) Java Developer
7 15 (15.00%) Senior Architect
7 15 (15.00%) Senior Software Architect
8 13 (13.00%) Senior Java Architect
9 10 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (9.00%) Technical Architect
11 8 (8.00%) Java Technical Architect
12 7 (7.00%) Tester
13 6 (6.00%) SQL Developer
14 5 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
15 4 (4.00%) Automation Tester
15 4 (4.00%) Mobile Tester
15 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
16 3 (3.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
16 3 (3.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (84.00%) Spring
2 57 (57.00%) Spring Boot
3 54 (54.00%) RabbitMQ
4 42 (42.00%) J2EE
5 40 (40.00%) ELK Stack
5 40 (40.00%) Hystrix
6 36 (36.00%) WireMock
7 28 (28.00%) Swagger
8 21 (21.00%) Web Services
9 17 (17.00%) Hibernate
9 17 (17.00%) HTML
9 17 (17.00%) JSP
9 17 (17.00%) SOAP
10 16 (16.00%) Apache CXF
10 16 (16.00%) XML
11 15 (15.00%) Servlets
12 11 (11.00%) Struts
13 5 (5.00%) Middleware
13 5 (5.00%) REST
14 4 (4.00%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 59 (59.00%) Linux
2 13 (13.00%) Unix
3 12 (12.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.00%) Software Architecture
3 29 (29.00%) Open Source
4 25 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (23.00%) RUP
6 22 (22.00%) Waterfall
7 21 (21.00%) OO
7 21 (21.00%) Project Planning
8 19 (19.00%) TDD
9 18 (18.00%) Microservices
9 18 (18.00%) OOP
10 16 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (16.00%) Defect Tracking
10 16 (16.00%) UML
11 12 (12.00%) Service Management
12 11 (11.00%) ITIL
12 11 (11.00%) ITSM
13 9 (9.00%) Automated Testing
13 9 (9.00%) Risk Management
14 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (91.00%) Java
2 50 (50.00%) SQL
3 32 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 13 (13.00%) C++
4 13 (13.00%) VB
5 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.00%) C
6 1 (1.00%) Groovy
6 1 (1.00%) Perl
6 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.00%) Scala
6 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.00%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (10.00%) OCPJP
4 9 (9.00%) Degree
5 7 (7.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 43 (43.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Postfix
2 1 (1.00%) Squid
2 1 (1.00%) vCloud
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 64 (64.00%) Puppet
2 36 (36.00%) Graphite
3 23 (23.00%) Grafana
4 10 (10.00%) Consul
5 7 (7.00%) Kibana
5 7 (7.00%) logstash
6 2 (2.00%) Ansible
6 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.00%) Rancher
7 1 (1.00%) Packer
7 1 (1.00%) Terraform
7 1 (1.00%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (53.00%) Oracle
2 25 (25.00%) WSO2
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.00%) Sonatype
3 2 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (1.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.00%) BEA
4 1 (1.00%) Pega
4 1 (1.00%) Sun
4 1 (1.00%) TIBCO
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