Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 78 86
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 30 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.02% 1.20% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.07% 7.69% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 15
Birmingham median daily rate £438 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £276 £270 £288
90th Percentile £545 £485 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £525 £463
% change year-on-year -4.76% +13.51% +2.78%
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 271 221 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.24% 15.60% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 150 168
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £307 £263 £250
90th Percentile £549 £538 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -60.00% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% +18.18% -12.53%

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 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Maven.

1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) Spring
2 25 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 24 (80.00%) Web Services
4 23 (76.67%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
5 22 (73.33%) SOAP
5 22 (73.33%) TDD
5 22 (73.33%) Scrum
6 21 (70.00%) JUnit
6 21 (70.00%) J2EE
6 21 (70.00%) RESTful
6 21 (70.00%) Spring Boot
7 19 (63.33%) Apache Camel
7 19 (63.33%) PowerMock
7 19 (63.33%) DbUnit
7 19 (63.33%) Mockito
7 19 (63.33%) BDD
7 19 (63.33%) Kanban
7 19 (63.33%) jMock
7 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
7 19 (63.33%) SonarQube
8 17 (56.67%) SC Cleared
9 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (30.00%) VMware
11 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
11 7 (23.33%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (23.33%) DevOps

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 4 (13.33%) JBoss
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) Mule
3 2 (6.67%) Mule ESB
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
1 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 21 (70.00%) JUnit
4 19 (63.33%) DbUnit
4 19 (63.33%) jMock
4 19 (63.33%) Mockito
4 19 (63.33%) SonarQube
5 3 (10.00%) Grunt
6 2 (6.67%) Ant
6 2 (6.67%) Bugzilla
6 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.67%) Gradle
6 2 (6.67%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
6 2 (6.67%) Subversion
7 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
7 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 23 (76.67%) Java Developer
3 16 (53.33%) J2EE Developer
3 16 (53.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 14 (46.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) MuleSoft Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) Spring
2 24 (80.00%) Web Services
3 22 (73.33%) SOAP
4 21 (70.00%) J2EE
4 21 (70.00%) RESTful
4 21 (70.00%) Spring Boot
5 19 (63.33%) Apache Camel
5 19 (63.33%) PowerMock
6 4 (13.33%) Ajax
6 4 (13.33%) XML
7 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.00%) Java SE
7 3 (10.00%) JPA
8 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.67%) Java EE
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) JSON
8 2 (6.67%) Memcached
8 2 (6.67%) React
8 2 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) NHS
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) CentOS
3 2 (6.67%) Debian
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (73.33%) Scrum
3 22 (73.33%) TDD
4 19 (63.33%) BDD
4 19 (63.33%) Kanban
5 7 (23.33%) DevOps
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 5 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.67%) Build Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Coaching
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
8 2 (6.67%) High Availability
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) Microservices
8 2 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Java 8
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) Groovy
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (56.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) vSphere
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (6.67%) Docker
3 2 (6.67%) etcd
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) NFS
3 2 (6.67%) Samba
3 2 (6.67%) Squid
3 2 (6.67%) Varnish
3 2 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Consul
2 2 (6.67%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.67%) Nagios
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Terraform
2 2 (6.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Splunk
3 2 (6.67%) WSO2