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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 151 221 185
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -36
Contract jobs citing Maven 879 577 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 1.05% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.75% 8.03% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 391 431
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +17.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +7.14%

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
8179 7182 6935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.24% 13.04% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 4697 4491
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 130 155
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +73 804 £475 +5.55% 178
London +33 440 £500 - 82
South East +37 107 £463 +12.12% 19
City of London +43 71 £533 +18.33% 17
West Midlands - 64 £480 - 6
Yorkshire +54 63 £385 +12.00% 15
Scotland +18 57 £340 -15.00% 6
Surrey +29 52 £500 +11.11% 8
West Yorkshire +39 51 £385 +12.00% 6
South West +7 42 £411 -3.23% 24
Leeds +31 41 £375 +9.09% 5
Edinburgh +25 41 £363 -9.37% 2
North West -6 39 £388 -3.24% 10
Shropshire - 36 £488 -
Leatherhead +4 34 £488 +8.33% 1
Telford - 33 £488 -
Manchester +9 25 £385 +24.19% 5
East of England +22 24 £460 +2.22% 16
Gloucestershire +8 18 £400 -14.20% 6
Glasgow +14 16 £300 -25.00% 3
East Midlands +1 14 £450 -5.26% 1
Wiltshire - 12 £600 - 5
Hertfordshire +16 11 £450 - 3
Hampshire -5 11 £375 +3.44% 5
Birmingham - 11 £461 - 2
Northamptonshire +5 10 £450 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire +1 10 £450 -10.00%
Wales -1 10 £375 +2.73% 2
Berkshire -8 10 £450 +20.00% 3
Northampton - 10 £450 -

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 1471 (84.15%) Java
2 1164 (66.59%) Agile Software Development
3 948 (54.23%) Jenkins
4 830 (47.48%) Git (software)
5 750 (42.91%) Spring
6 646 (36.96%) Linux
7 622 (35.58%) Continuous Integration
8 568 (32.49%) TDD
9 549 (31.41%) Web Services
10 502 (28.72%) Oracle
11 498 (28.49%) JavaScript
12 473 (27.06%) JUnit
13 468 (26.77%) Scrum
14 462 (26.43%) SQL
15 457 (26.14%) JIRA
16 415 (23.74%) REST
17 403 (23.05%) Subversion
18 394 (22.54%) DevOps
19 366 (20.94%) Puppet
20 361 (20.65%) HTML
21 355 (20.31%) Ant
22 349 (19.97%) BDD
23 346 (19.79%) XML
24 324 (18.54%) Hibernate
25 321 (18.36%) Tomcat
26 296 (16.93%) Unix
27 294 (16.82%) Finance
28 293 (16.76%) SOAP
29 282 (16.13%) J2EE
30 281 (16.08%) Gradle

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
1 321 (18.36%) Tomcat
2 205 (11.73%) JBoss
3 198 (11.33%) Apache
4 158 (9.04%) Confluence
5 116 (6.64%) WebLogic
6 89 (5.09%) OpenStack
7 88 (5.03%) Node.js
8 81 (4.63%) Jetty
9 77 (4.41%) WebSphere
10 57 (3.26%) nginx
11 47 (2.69%) GeoServer
12 41 (2.35%) IIS
13 31 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
13 31 (1.77%) Mule
14 28 (1.60%) CMS
15 23 (1.32%) GlassFish
16 22 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 20 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
17 20 (1.14%) Mule ESB
17 20 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.51%) MS Office
2 9 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.40%) Gliffy
5 4 (0.23%) HipChat
6 1 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.057%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (1.66%) Payment Gateway
2 13 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
4 8 (0.46%) OpenText Process Suite
5 5 (0.29%) BigMachines
5 5 (0.29%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.23%) Magento
7 3 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 3 (0.17%) RMDS
8 2 (0.11%) Global One
9 1 (0.057%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.057%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.057%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.057%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.057%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 211 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (4.46%) GitHub
3 58 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (1.89%) IaaS
5 29 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.49%) PaaS
7 24 (1.37%) SaaS
8 19 (1.09%) Amazon S3
8 19 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (0.51%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (0.34%) Bluemix
14 5 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.29%) CloudFront
15 3 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 146 (8.35%) HTTP
2 60 (3.43%) TCP/IP
3 40 (2.29%) Firewall
4 38 (2.17%) Internet
5 37 (2.12%) SSL
6 36 (2.06%) SSH
7 34 (1.95%) DNS
8 20 (1.14%) LDAP
9 14 (0.80%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.46%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.40%) tcpdump
12 5 (0.29%) DHCP
12 5 (0.29%) DVB
13 4 (0.23%) FTP
13 4 (0.23%) Network Security
14 3 (0.17%) IPsec
14 3 (0.17%) iSCSI
14 3 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
14 3 (0.17%) OpenVPN
15 2 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (10.81%) NoSQL
2 154 (8.81%) Relational Database
3 151 (8.64%) MongoDB
4 145 (8.30%) MySQL
5 117 (6.69%) Oracle Database
6 97 (5.55%) SQL Server
7 86 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 77 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
9 65 (3.72%) RDBMS
10 44 (2.52%) Big Data
11 41 (2.35%) GIS
12 40 (2.29%) Hadoop
13 39 (2.23%) Neo4j
14 33 (1.89%) Apache Hive
15 26 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 26 (1.49%) Oracle OWB
16 21 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
16 21 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (1.20%) Impala
17 19 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 948 (54.23%) Jenkins
2 830 (47.48%) Git (software)
3 473 (27.06%) JUnit
4 457 (26.14%) JIRA
5 403 (23.05%) Subversion
6 355 (20.31%) Ant
7 281 (16.08%) Gradle
8 278 (15.90%) Cucumber
9 269 (15.39%) Eclipse
10 264 (15.10%) Selenium
11 233 (13.33%) Mockito
12 134 (7.67%) Hudson
13 131 (7.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 106 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
15 104 (5.95%) TeamCity
16 103 (5.89%) SoapUI
17 89 (5.09%) IntelliJ
18 85 (4.86%) SonarQube
19 69 (3.95%) Artifactory
20 68 (3.89%) JBehave
General
1 294 (16.82%) Finance
2 209 (11.96%) Banking
3 60 (3.43%) Investment Banking
4 58 (3.32%) Retail
5 38 (2.17%) Marketing
6 33 (1.89%) Front Office
6 33 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 17 (0.97%) Back Office
7 17 (0.97%) Electronics
8 16 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.63%) Games
10 11 (0.63%) Legal
11 10 (0.57%) Publishing
12 6 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.11%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.11%) Law
15 1 (0.057%) Advertising
15 1 (0.057%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1092 (62.47%) Developer
2 794 (45.42%) Java Developer
3 289 (16.53%) Senior Developer
4 258 (14.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 211 (12.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 152 (8.70%) Architect
7 114 (6.52%) Agile Developer
8 104 (5.95%) Agile Java Developer
9 55 (3.15%) Java Engineer
10 51 (2.92%) Analyst
10 51 (2.92%) Software Architect
11 50 (2.86%) Senior Agile Developer
12 49 (2.80%) Lead Developer
12 49 (2.80%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 47 (2.69%) Java Architect
14 45 (2.57%) JavaScript Developer
14 45 (2.57%) Technical Leader
15 43 (2.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 40 (2.29%) Full Stack Developer
16 40 (2.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 750 (42.91%) Spring
2 549 (31.41%) Web Services
3 415 (23.74%) REST
4 361 (20.65%) HTML
5 346 (19.79%) XML
6 324 (18.54%) Hibernate
7 293 (16.76%) SOAP
8 282 (16.13%) J2EE
9 248 (14.19%) CSS
10 246 (14.07%) AngularJS
11 228 (13.04%) RESTful
12 183 (10.47%) JSON
13 159 (9.10%) Java EE
14 158 (9.04%) JSP
15 148 (8.47%) jQuery
16 142 (8.12%) JMS
17 135 (7.72%) HTML5
17 135 (7.72%) JPA
18 108 (6.18%) Spring Boot
19 97 (5.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 87 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
2 77 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 73 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (3.03%) Derivative
5 42 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 40 (2.29%) Algorithms
7 38 (2.17%) User Experience
8 30 (1.72%) iPad
8 30 (1.72%) Mobile App
9 29 (1.66%) PKI
10 27 (1.54%) Social Media
11 22 (1.26%) Cryptography
11 22 (1.26%) Visualisation
12 20 (1.14%) Wiki
13 18 (1.03%) Public Cloud
14 17 (0.97%) Data Structures
15 16 (0.92%) Private Cloud
16 14 (0.80%) Equities
17 13 (0.74%) Management Information System
17 13 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 646 (36.96%) Linux
2 296 (16.93%) Unix
3 119 (6.81%) Windows
4 105 (6.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 88 (5.03%) CentOS
6 52 (2.97%) Ubuntu
7 30 (1.72%) Windows Server
8 26 (1.49%) Mac OS X
9 21 (1.20%) VMS
10 20 (1.14%) Solaris
11 18 (1.03%) AIX
12 12 (0.69%) Android
12 12 (0.69%) Fedora
13 10 (0.57%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.17%) Debian
16 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 1 (0.057%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.057%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1164 (66.59%) Agile Software Development
2 622 (35.58%) Continuous Integration
3 568 (32.49%) TDD
4 468 (26.77%) Scrum
5 394 (22.54%) DevOps
6 349 (19.97%) BDD
7 233 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 217 (12.41%) OO
9 206 (11.78%) Open Source
10 186 (10.64%) Microservices
11 173 (9.90%) Unit Testing
12 165 (9.44%) MVC
13 162 (9.27%) SOA
14 146 (8.35%) SDLC
15 145 (8.30%) Software Engineering
16 124 (7.09%) E-Commerce
17 121 (6.92%) Continuous Delivery
17 121 (6.92%) Pair Programming
18 120 (6.86%) Multithreading
19 98 (5.61%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 1471 (84.15%) Java
2 498 (28.49%) JavaScript
3 462 (26.43%) SQL
4 246 (14.07%) Python
5 195 (11.16%) Ruby
6 186 (10.64%) Bash Shell
7 145 (8.30%) PL/SQL
8 101 (5.78%) Groovy
9 87 (4.98%) Perl
10 76 (4.35%) Scala
11 69 (3.95%) PHP
12 68 (3.89%) Shell Script
13 48 (2.75%) C++
14 46 (2.63%) C#
15 45 (2.57%) PowerShell
16 27 (1.54%) C
17 19 (1.09%) T-SQL
18 18 (1.03%) TypeScript
18 18 (1.03%) VB
19 16 (0.92%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 228 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 175 (10.01%) SC Cleared
3 147 (8.41%) Degree
4 22 (1.26%) DV Cleared
4 22 (1.26%) Sun Certification
5 20 (1.14%) ISEB
6 15 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.46%) BC Cleared
9 8 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.40%) MCSE
10 7 (0.40%) OCPJP
11 5 (0.29%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.23%) PhD
13 3 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.057%) CISSP
14 1 (0.057%) MCAD
14 1 (0.057%) MCTS
14 1 (0.057%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (6.29%) QA
2 15 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (0.74%) WCAG
4 9 (0.51%) SLA
5 8 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.40%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.34%) HL7
8 2 (0.11%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.11%) WAI
9 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
System Software
1 256 (14.65%) Docker
2 113 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.89%) vSphere
4 23 (1.32%) Active Directory
5 16 (0.92%) Xen
6 10 (0.57%) Apache Flume
7 9 (0.51%) KVM
8 6 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.34%) vCloud
9 4 (0.23%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.17%) HDFS
10 3 (0.17%) iptables
10 3 (0.17%) NFS
10 3 (0.17%) Postfix
10 3 (0.17%) Squid
11 2 (0.11%) Cygwin
11 2 (0.11%) GridGain
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.057%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 366 (20.94%) Puppet
2 216 (12.36%) Ansible
3 160 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (2.97%) ZABBIX
5 46 (2.63%) Graphite
6 38 (2.17%) yum
7 25 (1.43%) Kubernetes
8 24 (1.37%) logstash
8 24 (1.37%) Packer
9 21 (1.20%) Grafana
10 20 (1.14%) Nagios
11 19 (1.09%) SCCM
11 19 (1.09%) SCOM
12 18 (1.03%) Bareos
13 15 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (0.63%) Kibana
15 10 (0.57%) Mesos
16 8 (0.46%) Oozie
16 8 (0.46%) TIBCO Hawk
17 7 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 502 (28.72%) Oracle
2 128 (7.32%) VMware
3 99 (5.66%) IBM
4 97 (5.55%) Atlassian
5 85 (4.86%) Red Hat
6 84 (4.81%) Microsoft
7 70 (4.00%) Splunk
8 60 (3.43%) Adobe
9 59 (3.38%) ATG
10 43 (2.46%) ESRI
11 30 (1.72%) Endeca
12 29 (1.66%) Google
13 25 (1.43%) HP
13 25 (1.43%) TIBCO
14 20 (1.14%) Sybase
15 18 (1.03%) Sonatype
16 17 (0.97%) Citrix
16 17 (0.97%) Dell
16 17 (0.97%) WSO2
17 16 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££ competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £530 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £650 - £700 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Success Appointments
Rate: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago