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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 149 201 195
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -6
Contract jobs citing Maven 931 682 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.72% 1.20% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.71% 8.95% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 444 425
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £46.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.99% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £46.72 -
% change year-on-year
-38.99% -

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
8695 7618 6877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 13.35% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5948 5022 4411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 128 146
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +47 841 £463 +2.77% 167
London +17 474 £500 - 87
South East +42 122 £475 +18.38% 29
Scotland +55 84 £350 -6.66% 4
City of London +14 68 £525 - 13
Edinburgh +38 63 £340 -12.25% 2
Yorkshire +40 61 £423 -11.05% 10
Oxfordshire +50 51 £475 +11.76% 8
West Midlands +11 48 £450 - 4
West Yorkshire +29 46 £410 -6.18% 6
South West +3 39 £450 +9.09% 16
North West +5 38 £425 +25.00% 11
Oxford +23 35 £438 -8.85% 3
Leeds +22 35 £400 -8.57% 5
Manchester +21 32 £420 -4.00% 7
Shropshire -2 30 £440 -2.22%
Surrey +4 29 £525 +22.09% 4
Croydon -5 29 £413 -8.33% 3
Telford -6 25 £440 -2.22%
East of England +23 23 £460 +22.66% 6
Glasgow +24 21 £405 +20.00% 1
North East -27 20 £400 +23.07% 2
Tyne and Wear - 19 £400 - 2
Gloucestershire -1 15 £411 -11.08% 5
Birmingham - 14 £450 - 3
Camberley - 13 £550 -
Sunderland - 13 £325 - 1
Leatherhead +15 12 £463 +8.82%
East Midlands +6 12 £450 +46.34% 2
Northamptonshire +6 11 £450 +55.17%

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1476 (82.23%) Java
2 1181 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 935 (52.09%) Jenkins
4 773 (43.06%) Spring
5 768 (42.79%) Git (software)
6 628 (34.99%) Continuous Integration
7 621 (34.60%) Linux
8 567 (31.59%) TDD
9 540 (30.08%) JUnit
10 516 (28.75%) Oracle
11 514 (28.64%) JavaScript
12 503 (28.02%) SQL
13 499 (27.80%) Web Services
14 494 (27.52%) JIRA
15 481 (26.80%) Scrum
16 428 (23.84%) REST
17 425 (23.68%) Ant
18 396 (22.06%) HTML
19 375 (20.89%) Subversion
20 368 (20.50%) DevOps
21 350 (19.50%) Puppet
22 346 (19.28%) XML
23 340 (18.94%) BDD
24 334 (18.61%) Finance
25 320 (17.83%) Tomcat
26 309 (17.21%) J2EE
27 306 (17.05%) Hibernate
28 304 (16.94%) Gradle
29 302 (16.82%) SOAP
30 291 (16.21%) Cucumber

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
1 320 (17.83%) Tomcat
2 206 (11.48%) Confluence
3 205 (11.42%) JBoss
4 177 (9.86%) Apache
5 95 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
5 95 (5.29%) WebLogic
6 70 (3.90%) OpenStack
7 62 (3.45%) WebSphere
8 59 (3.29%) Jetty
9 58 (3.23%) GeoServer
10 54 (3.01%) nginx
11 50 (2.79%) IIS
12 42 (2.34%) Mule
13 40 (2.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 36 (2.01%) CMS
15 26 (1.45%) Apache Spark
15 26 (1.45%) Mule ESB
16 18 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
17 17 (0.95%) GlassFish
18 15 (0.84%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 43 (2.40%) HipChat
2 21 (1.17%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.39%) Gliffy
4 5 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.22%) MS Office
5 4 (0.22%) PaintShop Pro
5 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.056%) MS Project
6 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 22 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.17%) RMDS
6 2 (0.11%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.11%) Global One
7 1 (0.056%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.056%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.056%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 273 (15.21%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (5.79%) GitHub
4 45 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
6 30 (1.67%) IaaS
7 26 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 20 (1.11%) SaaS
9 19 (1.06%) PaaS
10 18 (1.00%) Amazon S3
10 18 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 14 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
14 9 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (0.50%) Bluemix
14 9 (0.50%) Google App Engine
15 8 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
16 7 (0.39%) OpenShift
17 4 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 120 (6.69%) HTTP
2 79 (4.40%) SSH
3 70 (3.90%) DNS
4 47 (2.62%) OpenLDAP
5 43 (2.40%) OpenVPN
6 42 (2.34%) SSL
7 33 (1.84%) Firewall
8 26 (1.45%) TCP/IP
9 25 (1.39%) LDAP
10 23 (1.28%) Internet
11 10 (0.56%) HTTPS
12 9 (0.50%) tcpdump
13 5 (0.28%) DVB
13 5 (0.28%) Network Security
14 4 (0.22%) DHCP
14 4 (0.22%) iSCSI
14 4 (0.22%) Kerberos
14 4 (0.22%) Wireshark
15 3 (0.17%) FTP
15 3 (0.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (10.42%) MongoDB
2 160 (8.91%) NoSQL
3 157 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 118 (6.57%) MySQL
5 114 (6.35%) Oracle Database
6 109 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
7 93 (5.18%) SQL Server
8 79 (4.40%) Hadoop
9 60 (3.34%) RDBMS
10 55 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 44 (2.45%) GIS
12 38 (2.12%) Big Data
13 36 (2.01%) Neo4j
14 34 (1.89%) Oracle OWB
15 33 (1.84%) Apache Hive
16 22 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
16 22 (1.23%) Couchbase
17 20 (1.11%) Impala
18 18 (1.00%) Spatial Data
19 17 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 935 (52.09%) Jenkins
2 768 (42.79%) Git (software)
3 540 (30.08%) JUnit
4 494 (27.52%) JIRA
5 425 (23.68%) Ant
6 375 (20.89%) Subversion
7 304 (16.94%) Gradle
8 291 (16.21%) Cucumber
9 283 (15.77%) Eclipse
10 279 (15.54%) Selenium
11 225 (12.53%) Mockito
12 150 (8.36%) Sonatype Nexus
13 147 (8.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 134 (7.47%) SoapUI
15 119 (6.63%) Hudson
16 117 (6.52%) TeamCity
17 111 (6.18%) SonarQube
18 103 (5.74%) JBehave
19 96 (5.35%) IntelliJ
20 92 (5.13%) Artifactory
General
1 334 (18.61%) Finance
2 222 (12.37%) Banking
3 63 (3.51%) Retail
4 58 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 42 (2.34%) Front Office
6 36 (2.01%) Marketing
7 34 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.28%) Publishing
9 21 (1.17%) Back Office
10 17 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.89%) Electronics
12 10 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.39%) Games
13 7 (0.39%) Legal
14 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
16 2 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.11%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.11%) Law
17 1 (0.056%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 1105 (61.56%) Developer
2 820 (45.68%) Java Developer
3 278 (15.49%) Senior Developer
4 232 (12.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 212 (11.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 152 (8.47%) Architect
7 114 (6.35%) Agile Developer
8 109 (6.07%) Agile Java Developer
9 64 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
10 60 (3.34%) Analyst
10 60 (3.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 58 (3.23%) Java Architect
11 58 (3.23%) Software Architect
12 56 (3.12%) Java Engineer
13 55 (3.06%) Lead Developer
14 50 (2.79%) J2EE Developer
14 50 (2.79%) Senior Agile Developer
15 49 (2.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 49 (2.73%) Senior Agile Java Developer
16 47 (2.62%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 773 (43.06%) Spring
2 499 (27.80%) Web Services
3 428 (23.84%) REST
4 396 (22.06%) HTML
5 346 (19.28%) XML
6 309 (17.21%) J2EE
7 306 (17.05%) Hibernate
8 302 (16.82%) SOAP
9 282 (15.71%) AngularJS
10 261 (14.54%) CSS
11 226 (12.59%) RESTful
12 221 (12.31%) JSON
13 178 (9.92%) JSP
14 170 (9.47%) Java EE
15 161 (8.97%) JMS
16 150 (8.36%) HTML5
17 134 (7.47%) JPA
18 132 (7.35%) Spring Boot
19 129 (7.19%) jQuery
20 109 (6.07%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 108 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
3 73 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 61 (3.40%) Derivative
5 58 (3.23%) User Experience
6 57 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 53 (2.95%) Algorithms
8 27 (1.50%) iPad
9 23 (1.28%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.23%) PKI
10 22 (1.23%) Social Media
11 20 (1.11%) Private Cloud
11 20 (1.11%) Visualisation
12 18 (1.00%) Cryptography
12 18 (1.00%) Data Structures
13 16 (0.89%) Statistics
14 15 (0.84%) Hedge funds
14 15 (0.84%) Wiki
15 12 (0.67%) NHS
15 12 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 621 (34.60%) Linux
2 260 (14.48%) Unix
3 129 (7.19%) Windows
4 82 (4.57%) CentOS
5 55 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (1.78%) Windows Server
7 23 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 22 (1.23%) Solaris
9 18 (1.00%) Android
10 16 (0.89%) VMS
11 15 (0.84%) AIX
11 15 (0.84%) Fedora
12 13 (0.72%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.67%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.17%) Debian
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.056%) OpenVMS
17 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1181 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 628 (34.99%) Continuous Integration
3 567 (31.59%) TDD
4 481 (26.80%) Scrum
5 368 (20.50%) DevOps
6 340 (18.94%) BDD
7 259 (14.43%) Open Source
8 209 (11.64%) OO
9 206 (11.48%) Configuration Management
10 179 (9.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 175 (9.75%) Microservices
12 167 (9.30%) MVC
13 155 (8.64%) Unit Testing
14 144 (8.02%) SOA
15 140 (7.80%) SDLC
16 127 (7.08%) Software Engineering
17 123 (6.85%) Kanban
17 123 (6.85%) Web Development
18 112 (6.24%) E-Commerce
19 99 (5.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1476 (82.23%) Java
2 514 (28.64%) JavaScript
3 503 (28.02%) SQL
4 228 (12.70%) Python
5 173 (9.64%) Ruby
6 114 (6.35%) Bash Shell
7 110 (6.13%) PL/SQL
8 92 (5.13%) Shell Script
9 90 (5.01%) Groovy
10 84 (4.68%) Scala
11 81 (4.51%) Perl
12 55 (3.06%) C++
13 52 (2.90%) C#
14 49 (2.73%) PHP
15 38 (2.12%) PowerShell
16 29 (1.62%) C
17 26 (1.45%) VB
18 20 (1.11%) T-SQL
19 17 (0.95%) TypeScript
20 14 (0.78%) ES6
Qualifications
1 200 (11.14%) Security Cleared
2 149 (8.30%) SC Cleared
3 146 (8.13%) Degree
4 26 (1.45%) ISEB
5 22 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
5 22 (1.23%) DV Cleared
5 22 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 14 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.78%) Sun Certification
7 12 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
8 10 (0.56%) OCPJP
9 8 (0.45%) BC Cleared
9 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.39%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.22%) MCSE
11 4 (0.22%) PhD
12 2 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.11%) MCAD
12 2 (0.11%) MCSD
12 2 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.80%) QA
2 25 (1.39%) WCAG
3 12 (0.67%) SDET
4 9 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.33%) HL7
6 3 (0.17%) FATCA
6 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.17%) SLA
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.056%) COBIT
System Software
1 273 (15.21%) Docker
2 71 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (2.40%) Postfix
3 43 (2.40%) Squid
3 43 (2.40%) vCloud
4 24 (1.34%) Active Directory
5 22 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.89%) KVM
6 16 (0.89%) vSphere
6 16 (0.89%) Xen
7 11 (0.61%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.28%) HDFS
10 4 (0.22%) NFS
10 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.17%) iptables
12 2 (0.11%) GridGain
13 1 (0.056%) Samba
Systems Management
1 350 (19.50%) Puppet
2 246 (13.70%) Ansible
3 169 (9.42%) Opscode Chef
4 76 (4.23%) logstash
5 71 (3.96%) ZABBIX
6 65 (3.62%) Kubernetes
7 57 (3.18%) Kibana
8 56 (3.12%) Terraform
9 46 (2.56%) Graphite
10 44 (2.45%) Rancher
11 28 (1.56%) Grafana
12 27 (1.50%) Packer
13 22 (1.23%) yum
14 20 (1.11%) Nagios
15 16 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
16 14 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
16 14 (0.78%) SCCM
16 14 (0.78%) SCOM
17 9 (0.50%) Consul
17 9 (0.50%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 516 (28.75%) Oracle
2 133 (7.41%) Atlassian
3 121 (6.74%) VMware
4 101 (5.63%) IBM
5 76 (4.23%) Microsoft
6 73 (4.07%) Adobe
7 68 (3.79%) Splunk
8 64 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 60 (3.34%) Sonatype
10 57 (3.18%) ESRI
11 42 (2.34%) ATG
12 37 (2.06%) Google
13 30 (1.67%) TIBCO
14 27 (1.50%) WSO2
15 23 (1.28%) Endeca
16 20 (1.11%) Perforce
16 20 (1.11%) Sybase
17 18 (1.00%) HP
17 18 (1.00%) SAP
18 17 (0.95%) Citrix
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £400 - £420 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £420 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £399 - £501 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Rate: From £500 to £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago