Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 101 102
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 +40
Contract jobs citing Maven 59 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.90% 1.37% 1.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.64% 8.02% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 27 43
Manchester median daily rate £700 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.71% +1.19% +6.33%
North West median daily rate £500 £410 £420
% change year-on-year +21.95% -2.38% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Manchester median hourly rate - £45.00 £29.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.41% -26.19%
North West median hourly rate - £45.00 £29.53
% 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 683 486 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.04% 17.10% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 325 372
Manchester median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £533 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 8
Manchester median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27.50 £35.00 £26.56
90th Percentile £38.75 £46.00 £42.25
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £41.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year -11.85% +2.81% +6.67%

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 20 October 2018.

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
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 20 October 2018. 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
Sale - 1 £350 - 1
Maven
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Maven.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (72.88%) Gradle
3 37 (62.71%) Spring
4 35 (59.32%) Docker
5 34 (57.63%) DevOps
6 30 (50.85%) Ansible
6 30 (50.85%) Python
7 28 (47.46%) Jenkins
8 24 (40.68%) Hibernate
9 23 (38.98%) TDD
9 23 (38.98%) Java 8
10 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (35.59%) Groovy
11 21 (35.59%) Terraform
12 18 (30.51%) PaaS
13 17 (28.81%) BDD
13 17 (28.81%) nginx
13 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (28.81%) JUnit
13 17 (28.81%) gulp
14 16 (27.12%) Travis CI
14 16 (27.12%) IBM UrbanCode
14 16 (27.12%) npm
14 16 (27.12%) Virtual Machines
14 16 (27.12%) CircleCI
14 16 (27.12%) Cloud Foundry
14 16 (27.12%) Test Automation
14 16 (27.12%) Puppet
14 16 (27.12%) Node.js
14 16 (27.12%) Open Source

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 17 (28.81%) nginx
2 16 (27.12%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (5.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) PaaS
2 16 (27.12%) npm
3 9 (15.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.39%) SaaS
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.69%) Route 53
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) MySQL
1 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.47%) Hazelcast
3 3 (5.08%) Big Data
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (72.88%) Gradle
2 28 (47.46%) Jenkins
3 17 (28.81%) gulp
3 17 (28.81%) JUnit
4 16 (27.12%) CircleCI
4 16 (27.12%) IBM UrbanCode
4 16 (27.12%) Travis CI
5 14 (23.73%) Selenium
6 13 (22.03%) Gatling
6 13 (22.03%) Spock
7 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
8 6 (10.17%) JIRA
9 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
9 4 (6.78%) IntelliJ
10 3 (5.08%) Ant
10 3 (5.08%) Subversion
11 2 (3.39%) GitLab
12 1 (1.69%) JMeter
12 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
12 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (11.86%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Developer
1 26 (44.07%) Java Developer
2 19 (32.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (25.42%) Java Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) OSS Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms Developer
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms Java Developer
6 1 (1.69%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (1.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) Spring
2 24 (40.68%) Hibernate
3 16 (27.12%) Node.js
4 11 (18.64%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (15.25%) RESTful
6 7 (11.86%) Dropwizard
6 7 (11.86%) JSON
7 6 (10.17%) Kafka
7 6 (10.17%) Spring Boot
8 5 (8.47%) Apache Camel
8 5 (8.47%) Grails
9 4 (6.78%) Redux
10 3 (5.08%) Java EE
10 3 (5.08%) Play Framework
10 3 (5.08%) Vue.js
11 2 (3.39%) CSS
11 2 (3.39%) EJB
11 2 (3.39%) SOAP
11 2 (3.39%) Struts
11 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Android
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) DevOps
2 23 (38.98%) TDD
3 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (28.81%) BDD
5 16 (27.12%) Open Source
5 16 (27.12%) Test Automation
6 9 (15.25%) OO
7 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
9 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.47%) Microservices
10 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.08%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (5.08%) SDLC
11 3 (5.08%) Secure Coding
12 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
12 2 (3.39%) Load Testing
12 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (50.85%) Python
3 23 (38.98%) Java 8
4 21 (35.59%) Groovy
5 15 (25.42%) Shell Script
6 12 (20.34%) PHP
7 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.47%) Scala
9 2 (3.39%) SQL
10 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 35 (59.32%) Docker
2 16 (27.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (50.85%) Ansible
2 21 (35.59%) Terraform
3 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (27.12%) Puppet
5 3 (5.08%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.69%) Kibana
6 1 (1.69%) logstash
6 1 (1.69%) Nagios
6 1 (1.69%) Packer
6 1 (1.69%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe
2 2 (3.39%) hybris
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft