The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 153 189 190
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +1
Contract jobs citing Maven 913 743 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.73% 1.28% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.30% 9.01% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 458 454
Median daily rate £450 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.38% +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.84% +35.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8864 8248 7366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.76% 14.23% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5953 5440 4882
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 195 119
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.37 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Maven as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Maven
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven within the UK.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Maven
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +36 832 £469 +4.16% 132
London +25 518 £500 +5.26% 56
South East +57 118 £475 +11.76% 22
Scotland +50 69 £350 -6.66% 6
City of London -8 63 £513 +2.50% 11
Oxfordshire +43 62 £475 +40.74% 2
Yorkshire -13 48 £425 -5.55% 11
Oxford - 47 £475 -
Edinburgh +45 44 £340 -15.00% 4
East of England +16 39 £460 +53.33% 14
North West +27 38 £420 -6.66% 13
Croydon -2 34 £375 -18.91% 1
West Yorkshire -10 34 £423 -5.05% 6
South West +18 33 £400 -5.88% 12
Manchester +20 30 £420 +6.32% 12
Glasgow +21 24 £400 +20.30% 1
Leeds -20 24 £350 -22.22% 4
West Midlands +1 21 £478 +6.11% 3
Bedfordshire - 19 £490 - 1
Berkshire +15 17 £435 +2.35% 2
Luton - 16 £480 - 1
Shropshire -9 14 £500 +11.11%
Telford -14 14 £500 +11.11%
Hertfordshire +6 13 £350 -12.50% 4
Reading +25 12 £435 +8.75% 2
East Sussex +15 12 £347 - 3
Gloucestershire +3 12 £413 -8.33% 2
East Midlands 0 10 £400 -2.43%
Bristol +8 9 £350 - 2
Northampton +3 9 £400 +23.07%

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 with a requirement for Maven.

1 1466 (81.31%) Java
2 1254 (69.55%) Agile Software Development
3 960 (53.24%) Jenkins
4 772 (42.82%) Git (software)
5 771 (42.76%) Spring
6 664 (36.83%) Continuous Integration
7 600 (33.28%) JUnit
8 583 (32.33%) Linux
8 583 (32.33%) Scrum
9 561 (31.11%) JIRA
10 546 (30.28%) TDD
11 526 (29.17%) JavaScript
12 500 (27.73%) Oracle
13 474 (26.29%) Web Services
14 461 (25.57%) SQL
15 447 (24.79%) Ant
16 404 (22.41%) REST
17 387 (21.46%) DevOps
18 386 (21.41%) HTML
19 348 (19.30%) XML
20 347 (19.25%) Subversion
21 338 (18.75%) Puppet
22 337 (18.69%) Finance
23 332 (18.41%) Tomcat
23 332 (18.41%) BDD
24 315 (17.47%) Amazon AWS
25 314 (17.42%) Docker
26 312 (17.30%) Cucumber
27 305 (16.92%) Gradle
28 302 (16.75%) SOAP

Maven
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 332 (18.41%) Tomcat
2 250 (13.87%) Confluence
3 238 (13.20%) Apache
4 191 (10.59%) JBoss
5 178 (9.87%) Elasticsearch
6 72 (3.99%) WebLogic
7 71 (3.94%) WebSphere
8 60 (3.33%) GeoServer
9 57 (3.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 45 (2.50%) Jetty
10 45 (2.50%) nginx
11 42 (2.33%) Apache Spark
12 41 (2.27%) IIS
13 40 (2.22%) Apache Solr
14 37 (2.05%) Mule
15 34 (1.89%) OpenStack
16 33 (1.83%) CMS
17 26 (1.44%) Mule ESB
18 17 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
19 11 (0.61%) GlassFish
Applications
1 95 (5.27%) HipChat
2 17 (0.94%) MS Excel
3 8 (0.44%) PaintShop Pro
3 8 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.39%) MS Office
5 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.055%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
2 12 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.11%) RMDS
4 1 (0.055%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.055%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.055%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.055%) Global One
4 1 (0.055%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.055%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.055%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.055%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 315 (17.47%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (7.54%) GitHub
3 93 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 60 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 27 (1.50%) IaaS
8 18 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 14 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (0.67%) PaaS
11 11 (0.61%) SaaS
12 10 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 8 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.44%) Bluemix
14 8 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.33%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
17 3 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 128 (7.10%) SSH
2 114 (6.32%) DNS
3 101 (5.60%) OpenLDAP
4 99 (5.49%) HTTP
5 97 (5.38%) OpenVPN
6 26 (1.44%) SSL
7 25 (1.39%) Internet
8 24 (1.33%) Firewall
9 23 (1.28%) LDAP
10 15 (0.83%) TCP/IP
11 12 (0.67%) HTTPS
12 10 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
13 9 (0.50%) DVB
14 7 (0.39%) VPN
15 6 (0.33%) tcpdump
16 5 (0.28%) IPsec
16 5 (0.28%) Network Security
17 4 (0.22%) iSCSI
17 4 (0.22%) WAN
18 3 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (10.21%) MongoDB
2 168 (9.32%) NoSQL
3 148 (8.21%) Hadoop
4 147 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
5 130 (7.21%) Relational Database
6 123 (6.82%) MySQL
7 101 (5.60%) Oracle Database
8 72 (3.99%) SQL Server
9 58 (3.22%) Big Data
10 56 (3.11%) RDBMS
11 46 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
12 44 (2.44%) GIS
13 39 (2.16%) Apache Hive
14 35 (1.94%) Couchbase
15 25 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
17 22 (1.22%) HBase
18 21 (1.16%) DB2
19 19 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
19 19 (1.05%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 960 (53.24%) Jenkins
2 772 (42.82%) Git (software)
3 600 (33.28%) JUnit
4 561 (31.11%) JIRA
5 447 (24.79%) Ant
6 347 (19.25%) Subversion
7 312 (17.30%) Cucumber
8 305 (16.92%) Gradle
9 297 (16.47%) Selenium
10 268 (14.86%) Eclipse
11 214 (11.87%) Sonatype Nexus
12 208 (11.54%) Mockito
13 175 (9.71%) SonarQube
14 152 (8.43%) SoapUI
15 134 (7.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 132 (7.32%) TeamCity
17 131 (7.27%) JBehave
18 112 (6.21%) IntelliJ
19 110 (6.10%) Bitbucket
20 100 (5.55%) Liquibase
General
1 337 (18.69%) Finance
2 219 (12.15%) Banking
3 82 (4.55%) Retail
4 46 (2.55%) Investment Banking
5 40 (2.22%) Front Office
6 34 (1.89%) Publishing
7 29 (1.61%) Marketing
8 28 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 17 (0.94%) Back Office
10 15 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.78%) Electronics
12 10 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.44%) Games
14 4 (0.22%) Advertising
15 3 (0.17%) Danish Language
15 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.11%) Billing
16 2 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.11%) Law
16 2 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1104 (61.23%) Developer
2 796 (44.15%) Java Developer
3 239 (13.26%) Senior Developer
4 235 (13.03%) DevOps Engineer
5 191 (10.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 129 (7.15%) Architect
7 106 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 102 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
9 69 (3.83%) Senior DevOps
10 67 (3.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 57 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
12 55 (3.05%) Lead Developer
13 53 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
14 52 (2.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 51 (2.83%) Analyst
16 50 (2.77%) Java Architect
17 47 (2.61%) Tester
17 47 (2.61%) Web Developer
18 44 (2.44%) Consultant
18 44 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 771 (42.76%) Spring
2 474 (26.29%) Web Services
3 404 (22.41%) REST
4 386 (21.41%) HTML
5 348 (19.30%) XML
6 302 (16.75%) SOAP
7 291 (16.14%) RESTful
8 289 (16.03%) Hibernate
9 288 (15.97%) J2EE
10 281 (15.59%) AngularJS
11 270 (14.98%) JSON
12 264 (14.64%) CSS
13 175 (9.71%) JMS
14 172 (9.54%) Java EE
15 162 (8.99%) JSP
16 160 (8.87%) HTML5
17 144 (7.99%) ELK Stack
18 134 (7.43%) jQuery
19 118 (6.54%) Spring MVC
20 115 (6.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 131 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (5.21%) Computer Science
3 84 (4.66%) User Experience
4 53 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 52 (2.88%) Derivative
6 45 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (2.44%) Algorithms
8 26 (1.44%) iPad
9 22 (1.22%) Data Structures
10 15 (0.83%) Statistics
11 13 (0.72%) Fixed Income
11 13 (0.72%) Hedge funds
11 13 (0.72%) Mobile App
11 13 (0.72%) Private Cloud
11 13 (0.72%) Visualisation
12 12 (0.67%) Fintech
12 12 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
12 12 (0.67%) PKI
12 12 (0.67%) Social Media
12 12 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 583 (32.33%) Linux
2 231 (12.81%) Unix
3 118 (6.54%) CentOS
4 108 (5.99%) Windows
5 39 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (1.33%) Android
7 21 (1.16%) Windows Server
8 20 (1.11%) Solaris
9 17 (0.94%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.78%) AIX
10 14 (0.78%) Fedora
11 9 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.39%) Debian
14 6 (0.33%) VMS
15 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.055%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1254 (69.55%) Agile Software Development
2 664 (36.83%) Continuous Integration
3 583 (32.33%) Scrum
4 546 (30.28%) TDD
5 387 (21.46%) DevOps
6 332 (18.41%) BDD
7 276 (15.31%) Open Source
8 254 (14.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 216 (11.98%) OO
10 205 (11.37%) Configuration Management
11 169 (9.37%) Microservices
12 167 (9.26%) MVC
13 151 (8.37%) Unit Testing
14 138 (7.65%) SOA
15 134 (7.43%) Software Engineering
16 130 (7.21%) Kanban
17 117 (6.49%) SDLC
18 111 (6.16%) Coaching
19 110 (6.10%) Web Development
20 109 (6.05%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1466 (81.31%) Java
2 526 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 461 (25.57%) SQL
4 218 (12.09%) Python
5 191 (10.59%) Ruby
6 142 (7.88%) Shell Script
7 110 (6.10%) Scala
8 96 (5.32%) Bash Shell
9 86 (4.77%) Groovy
10 83 (4.60%) PL/SQL
11 72 (3.99%) Perl
12 56 (3.11%) C++
13 51 (2.83%) C#
14 43 (2.38%) PHP
15 30 (1.66%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.55%) C
17 22 (1.22%) ES6
17 22 (1.22%) VB
18 21 (1.16%) XPath
19 14 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 201 (11.15%) Security Cleared
2 158 (8.76%) SC Cleared
3 155 (8.60%) Degree
4 44 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
5 38 (2.11%) ISEB
6 32 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 27 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 23 (1.28%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (0.55%) OCPJP
11 8 (0.44%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.33%) BC Cleared
12 6 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.17%) Sun Certification
15 2 (0.11%) MCAD
15 2 (0.11%) MCSD
15 2 (0.11%) MCTS
16 1 (0.055%) ISEB Practitioner
16 1 (0.055%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.49%) QA
2 36 (2.00%) SDET
3 27 (1.50%) WCAG
4 11 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.55%) FATCA
6 6 (0.33%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.055%) COBIT
8 1 (0.055%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.055%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.055%) SLA
System Software
1 314 (17.42%) Docker
2 96 (5.32%) Postfix
2 96 (5.32%) Squid
3 94 (5.21%) vCloud
4 44 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (1.16%) HDFS
6 16 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.89%) Xen
7 13 (0.72%) Active Directory
8 11 (0.61%) KVM
9 8 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 7 (0.39%) vSphere
11 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.22%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.22%) NFS
12 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.17%) iptables
13 3 (0.17%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.11%) GridGain
15 1 (0.055%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 338 (18.75%) Puppet
2 267 (14.81%) Ansible
3 129 (7.15%) logstash
4 124 (6.88%) ZABBIX
5 122 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
6 121 (6.71%) Kubernetes
7 116 (6.43%) Kibana
8 114 (6.32%) Terraform
9 100 (5.55%) Rancher
10 37 (2.05%) Packer
11 36 (2.00%) Graphite
12 21 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
13 19 (1.05%) Consul
13 19 (1.05%) Nagios
14 18 (1.00%) yum
15 16 (0.89%) Grafana
15 16 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
16 9 (0.50%) TIBCO Hawk
17 8 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
18 6 (0.33%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 500 (27.73%) Oracle
2 173 (9.60%) Atlassian
3 146 (8.10%) VMware
4 117 (6.49%) Sonatype
5 90 (4.99%) IBM
6 74 (4.10%) Adobe
7 64 (3.55%) ESRI
8 62 (3.44%) Red Hat
9 55 (3.05%) Microsoft
10 41 (2.27%) Splunk
11 29 (1.61%) ATG
12 28 (1.55%) hybris
12 28 (1.55%) MuleSoft
13 27 (1.50%) Google
14 26 (1.44%) Perforce
15 25 (1.39%) HP
16 24 (1.33%) AppDynamics
17 23 (1.28%) WSO2
18 22 (1.22%) TIBCO
19 18 (1.00%) Talend
London
Tangent International
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TDA Group
Rate: £300 - £301 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £320 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tangent International
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £560.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 Per Annum 400
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £35,000 - 45,000 + Package (60,000 OTE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £530 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £351 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Rate: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago