Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 September 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 149 171
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22 -10
Contract jobs citing Maven 35 77 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.66% 1.29% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.36% 6.33% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 71 28
North West median daily rate £500 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% +1.23%
10th Percentile £450 £375 £325
90th Percentile £575 £700 £499
England median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
North West median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £48.75 £41.25
% change year-on-year -28.21% +18.18% +42.18%

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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 803 1,216 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.06% 20.31% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 824 666
North West median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.49% +3.69% +1.91%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £288
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 48
North West median hourly rate £42.00 £36.88 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.90% -8.95% -0.61%
10th Percentile £40.25 £27.38 £35.00
90th Percentile £47.60 £47.75 £46.45
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the North West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the North West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the North West over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the North West

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the North West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Manchester -13 20 £525 -16.00% 14
Lancashire +13 5 £467 -1.56% 2
Cheshire +5 5 £450 +5.88% 5
Merseyside -12 2 £500 +25.00% 2
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 30 (85.71%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) AWS
3 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
4 17 (48.57%) Spring
5 16 (45.71%) Spring Boot
6 15 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 14 (40.00%) Artifactory
7 14 (40.00%) DevOps
8 13 (37.14%) Microservices
9 12 (34.29%) Ant
10 11 (31.43%) Oracle
10 11 (31.43%) Node.js
10 11 (31.43%) Docker
11 10 (28.57%) SonarQube
11 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
11 10 (28.57%) SQL
11 10 (28.57%) Subversion
12 9 (25.71%) Confluence
12 9 (25.71%) JAX-RS
12 9 (25.71%) Azure
12 9 (25.71%) JIRA
12 9 (25.71%) Dropwizard
13 8 (22.86%) Kubernetes
13 8 (22.86%) GitLab
13 8 (22.86%) Gradle
13 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
13 8 (22.86%) Apache CXF

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (25.71%) Confluence
2 5 (14.29%) JBoss
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 21 (60.00%) AWS
2 9 (25.71%) Azure
3 8 (22.86%) GitHub
4 5 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (11.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (11.43%) Amazon S3
5 4 (11.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (8.57%) Akamai
6 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (8.57%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (8.57%) AWS CloudTrail
6 3 (8.57%) Kong
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.86%) GCP
7 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.86%) PaaS
7 1 (2.86%) SaaS
7 1 (2.86%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Endeca
5 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
2 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 15 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
3 14 (40.00%) Artifactory
4 12 (34.29%) Ant
5 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 10 (28.57%) SonarQube
5 10 (28.57%) Subversion
6 9 (25.71%) JIRA
7 8 (22.86%) GitLab
7 8 (22.86%) Gradle
7 8 (22.86%) JUnit
8 5 (14.29%) gulp
9 4 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (11.43%) Selenium
10 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
10 2 (5.71%) FishEye
10 2 (5.71%) Mockito
11 1 (2.86%) Hudson
11 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
4 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (5.71%) HTML Developer
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Architect
5 1 (2.86%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Java Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) Spring
2 16 (45.71%) Spring Boot
3 11 (31.43%) Node.js
4 9 (25.71%) Dropwizard
4 9 (25.71%) JAX-RS
5 8 (22.86%) Apache CXF
6 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (20.00%) Mongoose
7 6 (17.14%) Express
7 6 (17.14%) HTML
7 6 (17.14%) Java EE
7 6 (17.14%) REST
8 5 (14.29%) Apache Camel
8 5 (14.29%) CSS
8 5 (14.29%) Kafka
8 5 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (14.29%) Sequelize
9 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.43%) HTML5
9 4 (11.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) Unix
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) DevOps
3 13 (37.14%) Microservices
4 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 8 (22.86%) TDD
4 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 4 (11.43%) OO
7 4 (11.43%) OOP
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.57%) Open Source
8 3 (8.57%) Operational Stability
8 3 (8.57%) Sprint Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Sprint Retrospective
8 3 (8.57%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) Java
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) Java 8
5 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.86%) Go
8 1 (2.86%) Groovy
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
8 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PSD2
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Docker
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Kubernetes
2 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.29%) Ansible
4 4 (11.43%) Puppet
5 1 (2.86%) CA Wily
5 1 (2.86%) Istio
5 1 (2.86%) Kibana
5 1 (2.86%) logstash
5 1 (2.86%) Salt
5 1 (2.86%) systemd
5 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) Sitecore