Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 81 86
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 44 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.96% 0.56% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.66% 3.43% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 16
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £450 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.93% -
10th Percentile £256 £428 £280
90th Percentile £474 £473 £490
West Midlands median daily rate £485 £500 £440
% change year-on-year -3.00% +13.64% +26.16%
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 281 204 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.88% 16.25% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 132 136
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £301 £263 £154
90th Percentile £550 £538 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £401 £389
% change year-on-year +9.24% +3.02% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £41.00 £28.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.86% -28.75% -
10th Percentile £22.35 £18.60 £36.75
90th Percentile £42.50 £40.00 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year +26.15% +4.00% -4.58%

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 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 44 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (84.09%) Web Services
4 36 (81.82%) Spring
4 36 (81.82%) Jenkins
5 35 (79.55%) TDD
6 33 (75.00%) J2EE
6 33 (75.00%) JUnit
7 31 (70.45%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (68.18%) Scrum
9 29 (65.91%) SOAP
9 29 (65.91%) Git (software)
10 28 (63.64%) RESTful
10 28 (63.64%) SonarQube
11 27 (61.36%) Apache Camel
11 27 (61.36%) DbUnit
11 27 (61.36%) Mockito
11 27 (61.36%) BDD
11 27 (61.36%) PowerMock
11 27 (61.36%) jMock
11 27 (61.36%) Kanban
12 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
13 20 (45.45%) Spring Boot
14 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (40.91%) VMware
16 16 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
16 16 (36.36%) vSphere
16 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
16 16 (36.36%) Virtual Infrastructure

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 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (18.18%) JBoss
3 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 5 (11.36%) Mule
4 5 (11.36%) Mule ESB
5 4 (9.09%) Apache
6 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.55%) IIS
7 1 (2.27%) CMS
7 1 (2.27%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
1 2 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) JasperReports
4 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.55%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 33 (75.00%) JUnit
3 29 (65.91%) Git (software)
4 28 (63.64%) SonarQube
5 27 (61.36%) DbUnit
5 27 (61.36%) jMock
5 27 (61.36%) Mockito
6 5 (11.36%) Ant
6 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.55%) Bugzilla
7 2 (4.55%) JIRA
7 2 (4.55%) MSBuild
7 2 (4.55%) Subversion
8 1 (2.27%) Gradle
8 1 (2.27%) Grunt
8 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Developer
2 37 (84.09%) Java Developer
3 16 (36.36%) Full Stack Developer
4 15 (34.09%) J2EE Developer
4 15 (34.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Lead Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.27%) BPM Developer
7 1 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) Web Services
2 36 (81.82%) Spring
3 33 (75.00%) J2EE
4 29 (65.91%) SOAP
5 28 (63.64%) RESTful
6 27 (61.36%) Apache Camel
6 27 (61.36%) PowerMock
7 20 (45.45%) Spring Boot
8 11 (25.00%) XML
9 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
10 8 (18.18%) Ajax
10 8 (18.18%) Java EE
10 8 (18.18%) Java SE
10 8 (18.18%) JPA
10 8 (18.18%) Struts
11 6 (13.64%) jQuery
12 5 (11.36%) HTML
12 5 (11.36%) Middleware
13 3 (6.82%) EJB
13 3 (6.82%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Digital Media
2 4 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.55%) Wiki
4 1 (2.27%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) CentOS
2 2 (4.55%) Debian
2 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (79.55%) TDD
3 31 (70.45%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (68.18%) Scrum
5 27 (61.36%) BDD
5 27 (61.36%) Kanban
6 16 (36.36%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
8 8 (18.18%) DevOps
9 5 (11.36%) Coaching
9 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
10 4 (9.09%) Open Source
11 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.82%) Concurrent Programming
11 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
11 3 (6.82%) MVC
12 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
12 2 (4.55%) High Availability
12 2 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (18.18%) Java 8
3 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.27%) Groovy
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (36.36%) vSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) NFS
3 2 (4.55%) Samba
3 2 (4.55%) Squid
3 2 (4.55%) Varnish
3 2 (4.55%) Xen
4 1 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) etcd
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.55%) HAProxy
2 2 (4.55%) Nagios
2 2 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) WMI
3 1 (2.27%) Consul
3 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) VMware
2 5 (11.36%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.55%) Splunk
3 2 (4.55%) WSO2
4 1 (2.27%) IBM