Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 96 109
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 +5
Contract jobs citing Maven 69 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.14% 1.54% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.83% 8.43% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 33 37
Manchester median daily rate £700 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +4.17% +12.00%
North West median daily rate £700 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +75.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £55.00 £29.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.28% -26.19%
North West median hourly rate - £55.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year - +86.28% -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 702 534 534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.81% 18.26% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 361 372
Manchester median daily rate £422 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.38% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £301
90th Percentile £613 £550 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 6
Manchester median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% - +6.67%
North West median hourly rate £39.50 £41.88 £40.63
% change year-on-year -5.67% +3.08% +8.33%

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 December 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 18 December 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 -
Maven
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 68 (98.55%) Java
2 58 (84.06%) Gradle
3 50 (72.46%) Docker
4 48 (69.57%) DevOps
5 43 (62.32%) Ansible
6 41 (59.42%) Python
7 39 (56.52%) Jenkins
8 37 (53.62%) Spring
9 35 (50.72%) Terraform
10 32 (46.38%) Groovy
11 28 (40.58%) nginx
12 27 (39.13%) Open Source
12 27 (39.13%) PaaS
12 27 (39.13%) Puppet
12 27 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
12 27 (39.13%) Hibernate
12 27 (39.13%) Travis CI
12 27 (39.13%) Virtual Machines
12 27 (39.13%) CircleCI
12 27 (39.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 27 (39.13%) gulp
12 27 (39.13%) npm
12 27 (39.13%) IBM UrbanCode
13 26 (37.68%) TDD
13 26 (37.68%) Shell Script
14 24 (34.78%) Java 8
15 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (28.99%) BDD
16 20 (28.99%) JUnit
16 20 (28.99%) AWS CloudFormation

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 28 (40.58%) nginx
2 27 (39.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (39.13%) npm
1 27 (39.13%) PaaS
2 20 (28.99%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.45%) Route 53
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) DNS
1 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.45%) SSL
1 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) MySQL
1 17 (24.64%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (7.25%) Hazelcast
3 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) Big Data
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.45%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (84.06%) Gradle
2 39 (56.52%) Jenkins
3 27 (39.13%) CircleCI
3 27 (39.13%) gulp
3 27 (39.13%) IBM UrbanCode
3 27 (39.13%) Travis CI
4 20 (28.99%) JUnit
5 17 (24.64%) Selenium
6 16 (23.19%) Gatling
6 16 (23.19%) Spock
7 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
8 6 (8.70%) JIRA
9 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.80%) IntelliJ
10 3 (4.35%) Subversion
11 2 (2.90%) Ant
12 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.45%) Hudson
12 1 (1.45%) JMeter
12 1 (1.45%) Mockito
General
1 7 (10.14%) Retail
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (34.78%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 16 (23.19%) Java Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) OSS Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Telecoms Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Telecoms Java Developer
7 1 (1.45%) Administrator
7 1 (1.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Data Administrator
7 1 (1.45%) Database Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) DBA
7 1 (1.45%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (1.45%) Python Software Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (1.45%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) Spring
2 27 (39.13%) Hibernate
3 13 (18.84%) Node.js
4 11 (15.94%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (11.59%) RESTful
6 6 (8.70%) Dropwizard
6 6 (8.70%) JSON
7 5 (7.25%) Apache Camel
7 5 (7.25%) Grails
7 5 (7.25%) Kafka
7 5 (7.25%) Spring Boot
8 4 (5.80%) Redux
9 3 (4.35%) Java EE
9 3 (4.35%) Play Framework
9 3 (4.35%) Vue.js
10 2 (2.90%) EJB
10 2 (2.90%) EJB 3.0
10 2 (2.90%) Guice
10 2 (2.90%) JPA
10 2 (2.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Android
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) DevOps
2 27 (39.13%) Open Source
3 26 (37.68%) TDD
4 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (28.99%) BDD
6 19 (27.54%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.04%) OO
8 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.70%) Scrum
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
11 3 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (4.35%) SDLC
11 3 (4.35%) Secure Coding
12 2 (2.90%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (2.90%) Load Testing
12 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) Java
2 41 (59.42%) Python
3 32 (46.38%) Groovy
4 26 (37.68%) Shell Script
5 24 (34.78%) Java 8
6 13 (18.84%) PHP
7 5 (7.25%) Scala
8 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.35%) SQL
10 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 50 (72.46%) Docker
2 27 (39.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (62.32%) Ansible
2 35 (50.72%) Terraform
3 27 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (39.13%) Puppet
4 4 (5.80%) Packer
5 2 (2.90%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.45%) Kibana
6 1 (1.45%) logstash
6 1 (1.45%) Nagios
6 1 (1.45%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (4.35%) Adobe
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) hybris