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 3 months to 23 June 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
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 121 116
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5  
Contract jobs citing Maven 10 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 1.10% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.11% 8.55% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 31 18
Median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -3.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £475 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +5.11% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.52% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year +49.12% -  

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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 475 491 413
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 16.14% 12.84% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 328 244
Median daily rate £403 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +11.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 13 7
Median hourly rate £41.13 £36.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.23% -6.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.96 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.10 £43.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Manchester -11 7 £425 +16.43% 3
Cheshire +19 2 £430 +10.96% 2
Merseyside +1 1 £405 +24.61%
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 24 (82.76%) Jenkins
2 19 (65.52%) Java
3 18 (62.07%) DevOps
4 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (51.72%) Gradle
6 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
7 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) Puppet
8 9 (31.03%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) Scrum
8 9 (31.03%) GitHub
8 9 (31.03%) SonarQube
9 8 (27.59%) CSS
9 8 (27.59%) Cucumber
10 7 (24.14%) HTML5
10 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (24.14%) Selenium
10 7 (24.14%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) TDD
10 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (24.14%) Spock
11 6 (20.69%) Datadog
11 6 (20.69%) Ansible
11 6 (20.69%) Bitbucket
11 6 (20.69%) Artifactory
11 6 (20.69%) Spring
11 6 (20.69%) JMeter
11 6 (20.69%) JUnit
11 6 (20.69%) Web Services
11 6 (20.69%) XML

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 4 (13.79%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) GitHub
2 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (20.69%) Datadog
4 2 (6.90%) IaaS
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Jenkins
2 15 (51.72%) Gradle
3 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
4 9 (31.03%) SonarQube
5 8 (27.59%) Cucumber
6 7 (24.14%) Selenium
6 7 (24.14%) Spock
7 6 (20.69%) Artifactory
7 6 (20.69%) Bitbucket
7 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
7 6 (20.69%) JMeter
7 6 (20.69%) JUnit
8 4 (13.79%) Ant
8 4 (13.79%) IntelliJ
9 3 (10.34%) JIRA
9 3 (10.34%) JProfiler
9 3 (10.34%) Subversion
10 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
10 2 (6.90%) Mocha
10 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 9 (31.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Environment And Release Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) SCADA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) Spring
4 6 (20.69%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
5 4 (13.79%) JSON
5 4 (13.79%) REST
5 4 (13.79%) SOAP
5 4 (13.79%) Swing
6 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.34%) J2EE
6 3 (10.34%) JPA
6 3 (10.34%) RESTful
7 2 (6.90%) .NET
7 2 (6.90%) Servlets
7 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Velocity
7 2 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) SCADA
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) DevOps
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) BDD
8 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.34%) Microservices
8 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.34%) Web Development
9 2 (6.90%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (6.90%) Mobile First
9 2 (6.90%) MVC
9 2 (6.90%) SDLC
9 2 (6.90%) Service Design
9 2 (6.90%) Service Management
9 2 (6.90%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Groovy
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) ES6
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Clojure
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Puppet
2 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (20.69%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Capistrano
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Perforce
2 2 (6.90%) AppDynamics
2 2 (6.90%) Guidewire
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Sage
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