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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 149 203 183
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -20
Contract jobs citing Maven 890 639 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.68% 1.14% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.82% 8.55% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 427 436
Median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.94% +21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.75% +14.28%

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
8225 7474 6954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.37% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5669 4938 4431
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 £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 128 156
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +55 807 £475 +5.55% 126
London +30 440 £513 +2.50% 70
South East +52 111 £450 +12.50% 20
City of London +32 74 £533 +4.15% 15
Scotland +33 70 £340 -12.25% 10
Yorkshire +49 64 £375 -9.09% 8
Edinburgh +30 56 £340 -15.00% 2
West Midlands - 56 £456 - 4
West Yorkshire +47 50 £375 -6.25% 2
Surrey +19 45 £500 +11.11% 2
Leeds +31 44 £375 -6.25% 2
North West -7 41 £388 +13.97% 6
South West +5 39 £475 +18.75% 12
Shropshire - 36 £488 -
Manchester +13 30 £365 -7.94% 4
Telford - 30 £488 -
Leatherhead +17 27 £475 +5.55%
Oxfordshire +29 23 £450 -5.26% 4
East of England +16 21 £470 +14.63% 3
North East -37 17 £455 +40.00% 3
Tyne and Wear -42 16 £455 +40.00% 3
Oxford +14 15 £438 -8.37% 2
Glasgow +12 14 £345 -1.42% 8
Gloucestershire 0 14 £413 -7.04% 3
Croydon -10 14 £425 -1.44% 2
East Midlands +3 13 £450 +33.33%
Wales +2 11 £375 -
Northamptonshire +2 11 £450 +50.00%
Camberley - 11 £550 - 1
Birmingham - 11 £450 - 2

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1455 (84.64%) Java
2 1126 (65.50%) Agile Software Development
3 896 (52.12%) Jenkins
4 776 (45.14%) Git (software)
5 746 (43.40%) Spring
6 617 (35.89%) Continuous Integration
7 616 (35.83%) Linux
8 570 (33.16%) TDD
9 541 (31.47%) Web Services
10 488 (28.39%) JavaScript
11 484 (28.16%) Oracle
12 476 (27.69%) JUnit
13 474 (27.57%) SQL
14 452 (26.29%) JIRA
15 443 (25.77%) Scrum
16 439 (25.54%) REST
17 380 (22.11%) Subversion
18 365 (21.23%) HTML
19 356 (20.71%) DevOps
20 354 (20.59%) Ant
21 343 (19.95%) XML
22 338 (19.66%) BDD
23 334 (19.43%) Puppet
24 313 (18.21%) Finance
25 309 (17.98%) Tomcat
26 295 (17.16%) Gradle
27 291 (16.93%) Unix
28 290 (16.87%) Hibernate
29 289 (16.81%) SOAP
30 278 (16.17%) J2EE

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
1 309 (17.98%) Tomcat
2 198 (11.52%) JBoss
3 172 (10.01%) Apache
4 157 (9.13%) Confluence
5 103 (5.99%) WebLogic
6 81 (4.71%) OpenStack
7 78 (4.54%) Jetty
8 75 (4.36%) WebSphere
9 57 (3.32%) nginx
10 55 (3.20%) GeoServer
11 45 (2.62%) IIS
12 37 (2.15%) Mule
13 34 (1.98%) CMS
14 32 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
15 25 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 24 (1.40%) Mule ESB
17 22 (1.28%) Apache Spark
18 21 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
19 20 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
20 19 (1.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 20 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.41%) Gliffy
3 5 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.23%) MS Office
4 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.17%) HipChat
6 2 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
6 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 26 (1.51%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.23%) RMDS
5 3 (0.17%) BigMachines
5 3 (0.17%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (0.17%) Magento
6 2 (0.12%) Global One
6 2 (0.12%) OpenText Process Suite
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.058%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.058%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.058%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.058%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 208 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (4.54%) GitHub
3 66 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (1.69%) IaaS
6 28 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (1.16%) Amazon S3
7 20 (1.16%) PaaS
8 19 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (1.11%) SaaS
9 17 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
10 14 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
11 13 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 9 (0.52%) Bluemix
12 9 (0.52%) Google App Engine
13 8 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.29%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.23%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 137 (7.97%) HTTP
2 46 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.21%) SSL
4 35 (2.04%) Firewall
4 35 (2.04%) SSH
5 34 (1.98%) Internet
6 32 (1.86%) DNS
7 23 (1.34%) LDAP
8 9 (0.52%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.52%) tcpdump
9 6 (0.35%) DHCP
9 6 (0.35%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (0.29%) Network Security
11 4 (0.23%) DVB
11 4 (0.23%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.17%) FTP
12 3 (0.17%) IPsec
12 3 (0.17%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.17%) OpenVPN
13 2 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (10.47%) NoSQL
2 160 (9.31%) MongoDB
3 158 (9.19%) Relational Database
4 132 (7.68%) MySQL
5 109 (6.34%) Oracle Database
6 101 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 80 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 73 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
9 65 (3.78%) RDBMS
10 46 (2.68%) GIS
11 44 (2.56%) Hadoop
12 41 (2.39%) Big Data
13 36 (2.09%) Neo4j
14 32 (1.86%) Apache Hive
15 28 (1.63%) Oracle OWB
16 21 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
17 20 (1.16%) Impala
17 20 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
18 19 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 896 (52.12%) Jenkins
2 776 (45.14%) Git (software)
3 476 (27.69%) JUnit
4 452 (26.29%) JIRA
5 380 (22.11%) Subversion
6 354 (20.59%) Ant
7 295 (17.16%) Gradle
8 276 (16.06%) Cucumber
9 270 (15.71%) Eclipse
10 266 (15.47%) Selenium
11 220 (12.80%) Mockito
12 135 (7.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 134 (7.80%) Hudson
14 116 (6.75%) SoapUI
15 111 (6.46%) TeamCity
16 97 (5.64%) Sonatype Nexus
17 89 (5.18%) IntelliJ
18 83 (4.83%) JBehave
19 79 (4.60%) Artifactory
20 72 (4.19%) SonarQube
General
1 313 (18.21%) Finance
2 215 (12.51%) Banking
3 62 (3.61%) Investment Banking
4 59 (3.43%) Retail
5 40 (2.33%) Front Office
6 38 (2.21%) Marketing
7 34 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.16%) Back Office
9 16 (0.93%) Electronics
9 16 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.58%) Publishing
12 9 (0.52%) Legal
13 7 (0.41%) Games
14 6 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
16 2 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.12%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.12%) Law
17 1 (0.058%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1077 (62.65%) Developer
2 788 (45.84%) Java Developer
3 286 (16.64%) Senior Developer
4 232 (13.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 214 (12.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 147 (8.55%) Architect
7 126 (7.33%) Agile Developer
8 115 (6.69%) Agile Java Developer
9 56 (3.26%) Analyst
10 55 (3.20%) Senior Agile Developer
10 55 (3.20%) Software Architect
11 54 (3.14%) Java Architect
12 53 (3.08%) Java Engineer
12 53 (3.08%) Lead Developer
12 53 (3.08%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 48 (2.79%) Senior DevOps
14 44 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
14 44 (2.56%) Technical Leader
15 43 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
15 43 (2.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 746 (43.40%) Spring
2 541 (31.47%) Web Services
3 439 (25.54%) REST
4 365 (21.23%) HTML
5 343 (19.95%) XML
6 290 (16.87%) Hibernate
7 289 (16.81%) SOAP
8 278 (16.17%) J2EE
9 254 (14.78%) AngularJS
10 248 (14.43%) CSS
11 207 (12.04%) RESTful
12 187 (10.88%) JSON
13 161 (9.37%) JSP
14 156 (9.08%) Java EE
15 143 (8.32%) HTML5
16 141 (8.20%) jQuery
17 137 (7.97%) JMS
18 123 (7.16%) JPA
19 118 (6.86%) Spring Boot
20 93 (5.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
2 77 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 76 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (3.26%) Derivative
5 54 (3.14%) User Experience
6 51 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 41 (2.39%) Algorithms
8 29 (1.69%) iPad
9 28 (1.63%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.34%) Social Media
11 22 (1.28%) PKI
12 19 (1.11%) Virtual Team
12 19 (1.11%) Visualisation
13 18 (1.05%) Cryptography
14 17 (0.99%) Data Structures
14 17 (0.99%) Wiki
15 16 (0.93%) Private Cloud
16 14 (0.81%) Hedge funds
17 12 (0.70%) NHS
17 12 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 616 (35.83%) Linux
2 291 (16.93%) Unix
3 126 (7.33%) Windows
4 76 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 68 (3.96%) CentOS
6 31 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 30 (1.75%) Ubuntu
8 21 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 20 (1.16%) Solaris
10 19 (1.11%) VMS
11 17 (0.99%) AIX
12 13 (0.76%) Android
12 13 (0.76%) Fedora
13 10 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.17%) Debian
16 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.058%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1126 (65.50%) Agile Software Development
2 617 (35.89%) Continuous Integration
3 570 (33.16%) TDD
4 443 (25.77%) Scrum
5 356 (20.71%) DevOps
6 338 (19.66%) BDD
7 228 (13.26%) Open Source
8 210 (12.22%) OO
9 190 (11.05%) Configuration Management
10 183 (10.65%) Microservices
11 164 (9.54%) Unit Testing
12 155 (9.02%) SOA
13 150 (8.73%) MVC
14 143 (8.32%) SDLC
15 142 (8.26%) Software Engineering
16 120 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
16 120 (6.98%) E-Commerce
17 115 (6.69%) Pair Programming
18 110 (6.40%) Multithreading
19 104 (6.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1455 (84.64%) Java
2 488 (28.39%) JavaScript
3 474 (27.57%) SQL
4 243 (14.14%) Python
5 161 (9.37%) Ruby
6 151 (8.78%) Bash Shell
7 129 (7.50%) PL/SQL
8 99 (5.76%) Groovy
9 80 (4.65%) Perl
10 77 (4.48%) Scala
11 61 (3.55%) Shell Script
12 52 (3.03%) PHP
13 49 (2.85%) C++
14 44 (2.56%) C#
15 43 (2.50%) PowerShell
16 26 (1.51%) C
17 22 (1.28%) VB
18 18 (1.05%) T-SQL
19 14 (0.81%) TypeScript
20 12 (0.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 184 (10.70%) Security Cleared
2 154 (8.96%) Degree
3 134 (7.80%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.34%) ISEB
5 20 (1.16%) DV Cleared
6 18 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.87%) Sun Certification
8 11 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (0.52%) BC Cleared
9 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.41%) AWS Certification
10 7 (0.41%) OCPJP
11 6 (0.35%) MCSE
12 4 (0.23%) PhD
13 3 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.12%) MCAD
14 2 (0.12%) MCSD
14 2 (0.12%) MCTS
15 1 (0.058%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.28%) QA
2 23 (1.34%) WCAG
3 11 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.35%) HL7
4 6 (0.35%) ISO 14001
4 6 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.29%) SLA
6 2 (0.12%) FATCA
6 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.12%) WAI
7 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.058%) SDET
System Software
1 240 (13.96%) Docker
2 84 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 23 (1.34%) vSphere
4 16 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (0.93%) Xen
5 11 (0.64%) Apache Flume
6 10 (0.58%) KVM
7 6 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.29%) vCloud
9 4 (0.23%) VirtualBox
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
10 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.12%) GridGain
12 1 (0.058%) Cygwin
12 1 (0.058%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 334 (19.43%) Puppet
2 208 (12.10%) Ansible
3 157 (9.13%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (2.68%) Graphite
5 44 (2.56%) ZABBIX
6 31 (1.80%) logstash
7 26 (1.51%) yum
8 25 (1.45%) Packer
9 24 (1.40%) Grafana
10 23 (1.34%) Kubernetes
11 19 (1.11%) Nagios
12 17 (0.99%) SCCM
12 17 (0.99%) SCOM
13 16 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
14 15 (0.87%) Kibana
15 14 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
16 10 (0.58%) Bareos
17 9 (0.52%) Consul
18 8 (0.47%) Mesos
18 8 (0.47%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 484 (28.16%) Oracle
2 99 (5.76%) Atlassian
3 96 (5.58%) IBM
3 96 (5.58%) VMware
4 72 (4.19%) Microsoft
5 71 (4.13%) Red Hat
6 69 (4.01%) Splunk
7 58 (3.37%) Adobe
8 53 (3.08%) ATG
8 53 (3.08%) ESRI
9 29 (1.69%) Google
10 26 (1.51%) Endeca
10 26 (1.51%) TIBCO
11 23 (1.34%) HP
12 22 (1.28%) Sybase
13 21 (1.22%) WSO2
14 19 (1.11%) Perforce
15 17 (0.99%) Citrix
15 17 (0.99%) Sonatype
16 16 (0.93%) SAP
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Rate: From £150 to £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £360 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + Negotiable - Please Quote
Posted: 25 days ago