Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 70 77
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +7
Contract jobs citing Maven 34 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.45% 2.34% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.53% 12.68% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 3
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £409 £256 £426
90th Percentile £572 £470 £470
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 219 284 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.79% 18.45% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 202 153
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £264
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +43.86% -30.91%
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% -9.72%

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 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 34 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 31 (91.18%) Java
3 29 (85.29%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (82.35%) Git (software)
5 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (79.41%) JUnit
5 27 (79.41%) Web Services
6 26 (76.47%) SonarQube
6 26 (76.47%) Mockito
7 25 (73.53%) DbUnit
7 25 (73.53%) PowerMock
7 25 (73.53%) SOAP
7 25 (73.53%) Spring
7 25 (73.53%) jMock
7 25 (73.53%) RESTful
7 25 (73.53%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (67.65%) TDD
9 22 (64.71%) ActiveMQ
9 22 (64.71%) Open Source
9 22 (64.71%) Kanban
9 22 (64.71%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (64.71%) Scrum
9 22 (64.71%) BDD
10 20 (58.82%) Amazon SQS
10 20 (58.82%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (58.82%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (55.88%) Postfix
11 19 (55.88%) Spring Cloud
12 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
12 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared

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 2 (5.88%) Anypoint
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 25 (73.53%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (58.82%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (58.82%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (58.82%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 28 (82.35%) Git (software)
3 27 (79.41%) JUnit
4 26 (76.47%) Mockito
4 26 (76.47%) SonarQube
5 25 (73.53%) DbUnit
5 25 (73.53%) jMock
6 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (8.82%) Selenium
7 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.88%) TestNG
8 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.94%) EasyMock
8 1 (2.94%) Hudson
8 1 (2.94%) JIRA
8 1 (2.94%) JMeter
8 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 26 (76.47%) Java Developer
3 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) AWS Developer
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) React Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Developer in Test
6 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Developer in Test
6 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft Developer
6 1 (2.94%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) Web Services
2 25 (73.53%) PowerMock
2 25 (73.53%) RESTful
2 25 (73.53%) SOAP
2 25 (73.53%) Spring
3 22 (64.71%) ActiveMQ
4 19 (55.88%) Spring Cloud
5 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
5 11 (32.35%) JPA
6 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 9 (26.47%) REST
8 6 (17.65%) J2EE
9 3 (8.82%) CSS
10 2 (5.88%) HTML
10 2 (5.88%) Java EE
10 2 (5.88%) Spring Boot
11 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
11 1 (2.94%) Kafka
11 1 (2.94%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (67.65%) TDD
4 22 (64.71%) BDD
4 22 (64.71%) Kanban
4 22 (64.71%) Open Source
4 22 (64.71%) Scrum
5 10 (29.41%) BPMN
6 9 (26.47%) Microservices
6 9 (26.47%) Migration
7 5 (14.71%) DevOps
7 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Web Design
9 2 (5.88%) API Development
9 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 5 (14.71%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Java 8
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Postfix
2 3 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.94%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) MuleSoft
1 2 (5.88%) Splunk
2 1 (2.94%) Dynatrace