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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Maven 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 0.58% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £421 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £385
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00

Maven is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 100 66 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.08% 9.65% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 44 40
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Maven as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) JSUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (50.00%) JSUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript