Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 50 92
Rank change year-on-year -15 +42 -10
Contract jobs citing Maven 30 49 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.09% 3.10% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.63% 21.21% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 14
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +38.46%
10th Percentile £294 £244 £269
90th Percentile £535 £675 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £485 £431 £450
% change year-on-year +12.46% -4.17% +16.13%
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 258 231 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.95% 14.59% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 166 188
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £270
90th Percentile £544 £528 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £435 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +3.57% +5.00% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £25.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +6.45% -1.40%

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 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) Web Services
3 24 (80.00%) Jenkins
4 23 (76.67%) Spring Boot
4 23 (76.67%) TDD
5 22 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (73.33%) RESTful
6 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
6 21 (70.00%) Scrum
6 21 (70.00%) JUnit
6 21 (70.00%) SOAP
7 20 (66.67%) J2EE
7 20 (66.67%) DbUnit
7 20 (66.67%) Mockito
7 20 (66.67%) BDD
7 20 (66.67%) Kanban
7 20 (66.67%) jMock
7 20 (66.67%) SonarQube
7 20 (66.67%) PowerMock
8 19 (63.33%) Apache Camel
8 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
9 17 (56.67%) SC Cleared
10 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (26.67%) vSphere
11 8 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (26.67%) 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (70.00%) JUnit
3 20 (66.67%) DbUnit
3 20 (66.67%) jMock
3 20 (66.67%) Mockito
3 20 (66.67%) SonarQube
4 3 (10.00%) Grunt
5 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.67%) Gradle
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) GitLab
6 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
6 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
1 27 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 14 (46.67%) J2EE Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 25 (83.33%) Web Services
3 23 (76.67%) Spring Boot
4 22 (73.33%) RESTful
5 21 (70.00%) SOAP
6 20 (66.67%) J2EE
6 20 (66.67%) PowerMock
7 19 (63.33%) Apache Camel
8 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 5 (16.67%) JPA
9 3 (10.00%) Java SE
9 3 (10.00%) REST
10 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.67%) J2SE
10 2 (6.67%) React
10 2 (6.67%) Vaadin
11 1 (3.33%) Spring Cloud
11 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
11 1 (3.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) NHS
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) CentOS
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) TDD
3 22 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (70.00%) Scrum
5 20 (66.67%) BDD
5 20 (66.67%) Kanban
6 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (26.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 6 (20.00%) Open Source
9 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (10.00%) DevOps
10 3 (10.00%) Microservices
11 2 (6.67%) Build Automation
11 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
11 2 (6.67%) OO
12 1 (3.33%) MVC
12 1 (3.33%) Problem-Solving
12 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
12 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Java 8
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Groovy
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (56.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (26.67%) vSphere
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
3 2 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (6.67%) etcd
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Consul
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat