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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
North West / Manchester
Rank 81 98 87
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11  
Contract jobs citing Maven 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.83% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.68% 3.39% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 5
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £363 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £410 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +7.87% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 235 236 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.75% 13.15% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 162 135
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 4 - - 1
Bolton - 2 £469 -
Maven
North West

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) TDD
4 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 13 (41.94%) Gradle
6 12 (38.71%) JIRA
7 11 (35.48%) BDD
8 10 (32.26%) JBehave
8 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
8 10 (32.26%) Cucumber
8 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
8 10 (32.26%) Degree
9 9 (29.03%) Migration
9 9 (29.03%) JUnit
9 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
9 9 (29.03%) DevOps
9 9 (29.03%) Open Source
10 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
10 8 (25.81%) PostGIS
10 8 (25.81%) Leaflet
10 8 (25.81%) Python
10 8 (25.81%) XML
10 8 (25.81%) ESRI
10 8 (25.81%) GeoServer
10 8 (25.81%) OpenLayers
11 7 (22.58%) Spring
11 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
12 6 (19.35%) SQL
12 6 (19.35%) HTML

Maven
Top Related 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 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
2 8 (25.81%) GeoServer
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Gradle
2 12 (38.71%) JIRA
3 10 (32.26%) Cucumber
3 10 (32.26%) JBehave
3 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
4 9 (29.03%) JUnit
5 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
6 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
7 4 (12.90%) Ant
7 4 (12.90%) IntelliJ
8 3 (9.68%) Vagrant
9 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
9 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (3.23%) JProfiler
10 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
10 1 (3.23%) Spock
10 1 (3.23%) Subversion
10 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Environment And Release Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
2 8 (25.81%) Leaflet
2 8 (25.81%) OpenLayers
2 8 (25.81%) PostGIS
2 8 (25.81%) XML
3 7 (22.58%) Spring
4 6 (19.35%) HTML
5 5 (16.13%) HTML5
5 5 (16.13%) REST
6 4 (12.90%) CSS
6 4 (12.90%) JSON
6 4 (12.90%) Servlets
7 3 (9.68%) SOAP
7 3 (9.68%) Swing
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) XSLT
8 2 (6.45%) J2SE
8 2 (6.45%) JAXB
8 2 (6.45%) JMS
8 2 (6.45%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) TDD
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 11 (35.48%) BDD
5 9 (29.03%) DevOps
5 9 (29.03%) Migration
5 9 (29.03%) Open Source
6 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.90%) OO
8 3 (9.68%) Microservices
9 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.45%) SDLC
9 2 (6.45%) Service Management
9 2 (6.45%) UML
10 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
10 1 (3.23%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) Python
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) Groovy
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) Clojure
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) ESRI
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Perforce
4 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
4 2 (6.45%) Guidewire
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe