Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 40 101
Rank change year-on-year -19 +61 -19
Contract jobs citing Maven 35 69 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.64% 4.32% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.64% 27.71% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 46 1
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £344 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.91% -27.63% +46.15%
10th Percentile £343 £244 £438
90th Percentile £514 £675 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £511 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +36.33% -25.00% +66.67%
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 239 249 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.04% 15.60% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 167 141
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £274
90th Percentile £560 £550 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £413 £395
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.43% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £25.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £33.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +46.97% +40.43% -21.67%

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 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 31 (88.57%) Jenkins
2 28 (80.00%) Java
3 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (77.14%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (62.86%) Spring
5 20 (57.14%) Scrum
6 18 (51.43%) Web Services
7 17 (48.57%) JUnit
7 17 (48.57%) SOAP
7 17 (48.57%) TDD
7 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
7 17 (48.57%) RESTful
7 17 (48.57%) Spring Boot
8 16 (45.71%) SonarQube
8 16 (45.71%) PowerMock
8 16 (45.71%) DbUnit
8 16 (45.71%) Mockito
8 16 (45.71%) BDD
8 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (45.71%) jMock
8 16 (45.71%) Kanban
8 16 (45.71%) J2EE
9 15 (42.86%) Security Cleared
10 14 (40.00%) Apache Camel
10 14 (40.00%) DevOps
11 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
12 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (25.71%) Serverless
13 9 (25.71%) Perl

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 3 (8.57%) Anypoint
1 3 (8.57%) Mule
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (25.71%) Serverless
4 6 (17.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (88.57%) Jenkins
2 17 (48.57%) Git (software)
2 17 (48.57%) JUnit
3 16 (45.71%) DbUnit
3 16 (45.71%) jMock
3 16 (45.71%) Mockito
3 16 (45.71%) SonarQube
4 6 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (8.57%) JIRA
6 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.71%) Grunt
6 2 (5.71%) Subversion
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.86%) GitLab
7 1 (2.86%) Gradle
7 1 (2.86%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) Java Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (25.71%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
6 5 (14.29%) React Developer
7 4 (11.43%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (8.57%) Architect
8 3 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (8.57%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
9 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior React Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Azure Architect
10 1 (2.86%) Azure DevOps
10 1 (2.86%) ERP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) Spring
2 18 (51.43%) Web Services
3 17 (48.57%) RESTful
3 17 (48.57%) SOAP
3 17 (48.57%) Spring Boot
4 16 (45.71%) J2EE
4 16 (45.71%) PowerMock
5 14 (40.00%) Apache Camel
6 7 (20.00%) React
7 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 5 (14.29%) JPA
7 5 (14.29%) REST
8 2 (5.71%) Vaadin
9 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.86%) Java SE
9 1 (2.86%) Spring Cloud
9 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.86%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) CentOS
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (77.14%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (57.14%) Scrum
3 17 (48.57%) TDD
4 16 (45.71%) BDD
4 16 (45.71%) Kanban
5 14 (40.00%) DevOps
6 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
7 6 (17.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (17.14%) Open Source
7 6 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (17.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (17.14%) Web Design
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) API Design
9 3 (8.57%) API Development
9 3 (8.57%) Microservices
9 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery
9 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) Perl
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) C#
5 4 (11.43%) Java 8
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (17.14%) vSphere
2 4 (11.43%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.86%) etcd
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Consul
3 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) VMware
2 3 (8.57%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat