Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 92 82
Rank change year-on-year +42 -10 +3
Contract jobs citing Maven 49 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.10% 0.92% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.03% 4.90% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 1
Birmingham median daily rate £338 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +38.46% +9.70%
10th Percentile £244 £269 £313
90th Percentile £675 £480 £338
West Midlands median daily rate £431 £450 £388
% change year-on-year -4.17% +16.13% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 233 286 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.72% 18.89% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 188 70
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £269 £270 £263
90th Percentile £527 £505 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £25.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £15.10 - £16.25
90th Percentile £36.30 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.40% -16.16%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in Birmingham

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Birmingham

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Maven.

1 41 (83.67%) Java
2 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (67.35%) TDD
3 33 (67.35%) Spring
4 32 (65.31%) Web Services
5 28 (57.14%) Jenkins
6 27 (55.10%) Git (software)
7 21 (42.86%) Digital Media
7 21 (42.86%) Java SE
8 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (36.73%) JUnit
11 17 (34.69%) Scrum
11 17 (34.69%) SonarQube
12 15 (30.61%) DevOps
12 15 (30.61%) Puppet
12 15 (30.61%) Linux
13 13 (26.53%) Docker
13 13 (26.53%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (26.53%) Sonatype Nexus
13 13 (26.53%) Virtual Machines
14 12 (24.49%) Mockito
14 12 (24.49%) BDD
14 12 (24.49%) RESTful
15 11 (22.45%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (22.45%) DbUnit
15 11 (22.45%) PowerMock
15 11 (22.45%) REST
15 11 (22.45%) SOAP
15 11 (22.45%) VMware

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.29%) Apache
3 6 (12.24%) Confluence
3 6 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.45%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon S3
4 6 (12.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
1 6 (12.24%) HTTP
1 6 (12.24%) OpenLDAP
1 6 (12.24%) OpenVPN
1 6 (12.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 28 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 27 (55.10%) Git (software)
3 18 (36.73%) JUnit
4 17 (34.69%) SonarQube
5 13 (26.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (24.49%) Mockito
7 11 (22.45%) DbUnit
7 11 (22.45%) jMock
8 7 (14.29%) Subversion
9 6 (12.24%) Ant
9 6 (12.24%) Bitbucket
9 6 (12.24%) JIRA
9 6 (12.24%) Liquibase
10 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
10 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
10 1 (2.04%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (2.04%) Banking
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
1 32 (65.31%) Java Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Lead Developer
3 8 (16.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) DevOps Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Head of DevOps
4 7 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.12%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.04%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (67.35%) Spring
2 32 (65.31%) Web Services
3 21 (42.86%) Java SE
4 12 (24.49%) RESTful
5 11 (22.45%) PowerMock
5 11 (22.45%) REST
5 11 (22.45%) SOAP
6 10 (20.41%) Spring Boot
7 9 (18.37%) J2EE
8 7 (14.29%) Middleware
9 6 (12.24%) Apache Camel
9 6 (12.24%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (12.24%) MCollective
10 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.08%) XML
11 1 (2.04%) HTML
11 1 (2.04%) Java EE
11 1 (2.04%) JMS
11 1 (2.04%) JSON
11 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Digital Media
2 6 (12.24%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Fintech
3 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) CentOS
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (67.35%) TDD
3 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (34.69%) Scrum
5 15 (30.61%) DevOps
6 13 (26.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (24.49%) BDD
8 11 (22.45%) Kanban
9 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
10 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 7 (14.29%) Migration
11 6 (12.24%) Coaching
11 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
11 6 (12.24%) OO
11 6 (12.24%) Open Source
11 6 (12.24%) Service Management
11 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (10.20%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 2 (4.08%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) Groovy
2 7 (14.29%) Perl
2 7 (14.29%) Python
3 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Docker
1 13 (26.53%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (12.24%) Postfix
2 6 (12.24%) Squid
2 6 (12.24%) vCloud
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Puppet
2 7 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 6 (12.24%) Ansible
3 6 (12.24%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (12.24%) Kibana
3 6 (12.24%) Kubernetes
3 6 (12.24%) logstash
3 6 (12.24%) Rancher
3 6 (12.24%) Rsyslog
3 6 (12.24%) Sysdig
3 6 (12.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) VMware
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Sonatype