Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 November 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 > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 102 124
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 -10
Contract jobs citing Maven 43 54 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.46% 1.51% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.46% 10.04% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 14
Manchester median daily rate £448 £420 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +11.26% +13.53%
10th Percentile £300 £320 £313
90th Percentile £500 £488 £446
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate £45.00 £29.53 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.41% -26.19% -
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £29.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +52.41% -26.19% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 508 538 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.30% 15.07% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 374 296
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £307 £269
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 27
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £58.50 £40.00 £41.40
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Maven in Manchester

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Manchester

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Manchester

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in Manchester

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Maven in Manchester

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Cheadle 0 1 - -
Stockport -2 1 - -
Salford - 1 - - 1
Maven
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Maven.

1 37 (86.05%) Java
2 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (72.09%) Spring
4 20 (46.51%) Docker
5 19 (44.19%) Spring Boot
5 19 (44.19%) NoSQL
6 16 (37.21%) Kibana
6 16 (37.21%) Relational Database
6 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
6 16 (37.21%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (37.21%) SOA
7 15 (34.88%) RDBMS
7 15 (34.88%) Spring Security
7 15 (34.88%) Thymeleaf
8 13 (30.23%) AOP
8 13 (30.23%) Spring Cloud
9 10 (23.26%) Gradle
9 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
10 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.93%) Consul
10 9 (20.93%) Zipkin
11 8 (18.60%) JUnit
11 8 (18.60%) BDD
12 7 (16.28%) RESTful
12 7 (16.28%) DevOps
12 7 (16.28%) Linux
12 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
13 6 (13.95%) Microservices
13 6 (13.95%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (11.63%) TDD

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (4.65%) Apache
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (4.65%) CloudFront
2 2 (4.65%) Serverless
3 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) AMQP
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) NoSQL
2 16 (37.21%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (37.21%) Relational Database
3 15 (34.88%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.98%) MySQL
6 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.65%) Big Data
6 2 (4.65%) Flink
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.26%) Gradle
3 8 (18.60%) JUnit
4 6 (13.95%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (11.63%) JIRA
6 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
7 3 (6.98%) Artifactory
7 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.65%) Ant
8 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
8 2 (4.65%) Mockito
8 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
8 2 (4.65%) Spock
8 2 (4.65%) Subversion
9 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
9 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
9 1 (2.33%) JProfiler
9 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.65%) Banking
1 2 (4.65%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 34 (79.07%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.33%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.33%) SCADA Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (72.09%) Spring
2 19 (44.19%) Spring Boot
3 15 (34.88%) Spring Security
3 15 (34.88%) Thymeleaf
4 13 (30.23%) Spring Cloud
5 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
5 7 (16.28%) RESTful
6 5 (11.63%) CSS
6 5 (11.63%) HTML
7 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.30%) JSON
8 3 (6.98%) HTML5
8 3 (6.98%) REST
8 3 (6.98%) Web Services
8 3 (6.98%) XML
9 2 (4.65%) Grails
9 2 (4.65%) JMS
9 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (4.65%) Sinatra
9 2 (4.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) SCADA
3 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) SOA
3 13 (30.23%) AOP
4 8 (18.60%) BDD
5 7 (16.28%) DevOps
6 6 (13.95%) Microservices
7 5 (11.63%) TDD
8 4 (9.30%) Business Transformation
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.98%) OO
9 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.65%) Analytics
10 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (4.65%) Data Analytics
10 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.65%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.98%) Groovy
3 3 (6.98%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.33%) Jython
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Kibana
2 9 (20.93%) Consul
2 9 (20.93%) Zipkin
3 4 (9.30%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Terraform
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle
1 3 (6.98%) VMware
2 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Perforce