The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 June 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 75 49
Rank change year-on-year +19 -26  
Contract jobs citing Maven 2 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.31% 0.76% 2.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.64% 4.43% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 15
Median daily rate £430 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.96% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £325 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +5.11% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year +49.12% -  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 122 158 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.06% 17.17% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 121 105
Median daily rate £410 £413 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +12.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.78 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.99% -49.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Maven.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Gradle
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) JPA
4 2 (40.00%) JProfiler
4 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Perforce
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Gradle
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (40.00%) JProfiler
4 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (20.00%) Ant
5 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
5 1 (20.00%) JBehave
5 1 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (20.00%) Mockito
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Java Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JPA
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Express
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) JMX
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) OSGi
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) API Design
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
Chester, Cheshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Source Technology
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago