Period
to 16 June 2019

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 6 months to 16 June 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 68 74
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 +34
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.51% 2.23% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.51% 10.51% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 5
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +2.86% +12.90%
10th Percentile £327 £325 £401
90th Percentile £477 £523 £448
North West median daily rate £481 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.94% +5.88% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £41.25

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 Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 199 276 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.45% 21.25% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 173 159
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% -
10th Percentile £310 £295 £294
90th Percentile £539 £560 £525
North West median daily rate £438 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.09 £32.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.42% +1.56% +74.01%
North West median hourly rate £39.87 £39.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +2.22% -6.02% +3.75%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Cheshire

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -10 2 £378 -16.11%
Crewe -13 1 £488 +2.63%
Maven
North West

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Maven.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Tag Management
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java 8
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Tealium