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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
UK
Rank 166 136 167
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +31
Contract jobs citing Maven 700 884 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.74% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.48% 11.64% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 630 480
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
7381 7593 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.49% 14.95% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4919 5065 4709
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 203 125
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £24.23 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
England -28 639 £475 +5.55% 161
London -14 403 £500 - 93
South East -15 96 £475 +11.76% 28
City of London +12 54 £525 -4.58% 22
Scotland +35 45 £400 +10.34% 6
South West -1 33 £330 -26.66% 17
East of England +4 28 £463 +8.82% 8
Yorkshire -58 28 £463 +2.77% 8
Edinburgh +18 25 £400 +10.34% 5
Oxfordshire - 25 £600 - 5
North West -4 23 £413 +13.79% 3
Leeds -25 23 £430 -4.44% 4
West Yorkshire -39 23 £430 -4.44% 6
Milton Keynes +20 18 £350 +16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 18 £350 +16.66% 3
Oxford - 18 £600 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 17 £529 +14.32% 2
Berkshire +3 15 £450 -2.70% 9
Manchester -1 15 £388 +3.33% 2
Surrey -19 15 £475 +7.95% 5
Wiltshire +14 14 £328 -15.48% 2
Croydon +4 14 £350 -22.22% 1
Swindon +14 13 £330 -14.83%
Glasgow +9 13 £325 +22.64% 1
Wales +7 13 £410 +2.50% 3
East Midlands +7 10 £451 +12.62%
Hampshire -8 10 £575 +51.31% 3
West Wales -6 8 £375 -16.66%
Swansea -9 8 £375 -16.66%
Gloucestershire +5 7 £415 -20.19% 7

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 with a requirement for Maven.

1 1323 (82.89%) Java
2 1090 (68.30%) Agile Software Development
3 872 (54.64%) Jenkins
4 759 (47.56%) Git (software)
5 724 (45.36%) Spring
6 571 (35.78%) Scrum
7 519 (32.52%) JUnit
8 515 (32.27%) TDD
9 503 (31.52%) JavaScript
10 497 (31.14%) Continuous Integration
11 463 (29.01%) Linux
12 448 (28.07%) JIRA
13 428 (26.82%) DevOps
14 409 (25.63%) SQL
15 400 (25.06%) Ant
16 398 (24.94%) Web Services
17 377 (23.62%) HTML
18 372 (23.31%) Oracle
19 340 (21.30%) REST
20 338 (21.18%) BDD
21 332 (20.80%) XML
22 308 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
23 307 (19.24%) Finance
24 306 (19.17%) Puppet
24 306 (19.17%) Gradle
25 297 (18.61%) Docker
25 297 (18.61%) Hibernate
26 285 (17.86%) SOAP
27 278 (17.42%) Ansible
28 272 (17.04%) JSON

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
1 268 (16.79%) Tomcat
2 235 (14.72%) Apache
3 188 (11.78%) Confluence
4 167 (10.46%) Elasticsearch
5 143 (8.96%) JBoss
6 95 (5.95%) WebSphere
7 72 (4.51%) Apache Spark
8 61 (3.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 59 (3.70%) nginx
10 57 (3.57%) WebLogic
11 53 (3.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 47 (2.94%) Mule
13 39 (2.44%) CMS
14 34 (2.13%) Apache Solr
14 34 (2.13%) Jetty
15 33 (2.07%) GeoServer
16 28 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
17 27 (1.69%) OpenStack
18 23 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
19 20 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 79 (4.95%) HipChat
2 20 (1.25%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.44%) MS Office
4 5 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.31%) PaintShop Pro
4 5 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.13%) Radian6
5 2 (0.13%) Sprinklr
5 2 (0.13%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.063%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.063%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 308 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (8.40%) GitHub
3 55 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 46 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
5 37 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (2.13%) IaaS
7 26 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
8 22 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 22 (1.38%) PaaS
9 15 (0.94%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.44%) SaaS
12 6 (0.38%) Sumo Logic
13 5 (0.31%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.13%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 103 (6.45%) DNS
2 87 (5.45%) SSH
3 84 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
3 84 (5.26%) OpenVPN
4 68 (4.26%) HTTP
5 36 (2.26%) LDAP
6 29 (1.82%) Internet
7 23 (1.44%) Reverse Proxy
7 23 (1.44%) SSL
8 19 (1.19%) VPN
9 18 (1.13%) IPsec
10 16 (1.00%) Firewall
10 16 (1.00%) HTTPS
11 13 (0.81%) Kerberos
12 12 (0.75%) TCP/IP
13 6 (0.38%) FTP
14 5 (0.31%) AMQP
14 5 (0.31%) DVB
15 3 (0.19%) DHCP
15 3 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (10.59%) Hadoop
2 129 (8.08%) NoSQL
3 127 (7.96%) MongoDB
4 122 (7.64%) PostgreSQL
5 113 (7.08%) Relational Database
6 98 (6.14%) Big Data
7 97 (6.08%) MySQL
8 76 (4.76%) Oracle Database
9 55 (3.45%) SQL Server
10 49 (3.07%) DB2
11 44 (2.76%) Apache Hive
12 35 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
13 34 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 28 (1.75%) RDBMS
15 27 (1.69%) Redis
16 25 (1.57%) Couchbase
17 22 (1.38%) HBase
18 16 (1.00%) GIS
19 13 (0.81%) Hazelcast
19 13 (0.81%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 872 (54.64%) Jenkins
2 759 (47.56%) Git (software)
3 519 (32.52%) JUnit
4 448 (28.07%) JIRA
5 400 (25.06%) Ant
6 306 (19.17%) Gradle
7 269 (16.85%) Selenium
8 268 (16.79%) Cucumber
9 254 (15.91%) Subversion
10 245 (15.35%) Mockito
11 200 (12.53%) Sonatype Nexus
12 163 (10.21%) Eclipse
13 150 (9.40%) SonarQube
14 143 (8.96%) TeamCity
15 121 (7.58%) Bitbucket
16 107 (6.70%) WebDriver
17 103 (6.45%) JBehave
18 99 (6.20%) SoapUI
19 96 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 85 (5.33%) Liquibase
General
1 307 (19.24%) Finance
2 217 (13.60%) Banking
3 65 (4.07%) Retail
4 62 (3.88%) Marketing
5 54 (3.38%) Investment Banking
6 44 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 36 (2.26%) Electronics
7 36 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.94%) Front Office
9 30 (1.88%) Publishing
10 18 (1.13%) Games
11 11 (0.69%) Back Office
12 10 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.44%) Advertising
13 7 (0.44%) Law
14 3 (0.19%) French Language
14 3 (0.19%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.13%) Danish Language
15 2 (0.13%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 952 (59.65%) Developer
2 707 (44.30%) Java Developer
3 238 (14.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 171 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 138 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 90 (5.64%) Java Engineer
7 72 (4.51%) Software Engineer
8 66 (4.14%) Agile Developer
9 64 (4.01%) Architect
10 62 (3.88%) Agile Java Developer
11 58 (3.63%) Senior DevOps
12 56 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
13 54 (3.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 53 (3.32%) Consultant
15 50 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
16 47 (2.94%) Tester
17 42 (2.63%) AWS Developer
18 38 (2.38%) Software Developer
19 37 (2.32%) Java Software Developer
20 36 (2.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 724 (45.36%) Spring
2 398 (24.94%) Web Services
3 377 (23.62%) HTML
4 340 (21.30%) REST
5 332 (20.80%) XML
6 297 (18.61%) Hibernate
7 285 (17.86%) SOAP
8 272 (17.04%) JSON
9 271 (16.98%) AngularJS
10 270 (16.92%) CSS
11 266 (16.67%) RESTful
12 240 (15.04%) J2EE
13 198 (12.41%) JMS
14 190 (11.90%) HTML5
15 168 (10.53%) jQuery
16 150 (9.40%) Java EE
17 129 (8.08%) Spring MVC
18 121 (7.58%) JSP
19 118 (7.39%) Node.js
19 118 (7.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 77 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (3.76%) User Experience
3 58 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 53 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 40 (2.51%) Data Structures
6 38 (2.38%) Algorithms
7 34 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (1.25%) Fixed Income
9 18 (1.13%) iPad
10 16 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
10 16 (1.00%) Mobile App
11 14 (0.88%) Credit Risk
11 14 (0.88%) Visualisation
12 13 (0.81%) Derivative
13 12 (0.75%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.63%) Fintech
14 10 (0.63%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.56%) Equities
15 9 (0.56%) Graphic Design
16 8 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 463 (29.01%) Linux
2 228 (14.29%) Unix
3 110 (6.89%) CentOS
4 62 (3.88%) Windows
5 40 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (1.38%) Android
6 22 (1.38%) Ubuntu
7 14 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.81%) RancherOS
8 13 (0.81%) VyOS
9 12 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.69%) Solaris
11 10 (0.63%) Windows Server
12 8 (0.50%) CoreOS
13 7 (0.44%) Debian
13 7 (0.44%) Fedora
14 5 (0.31%) AIX
15 2 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.13%) VMS
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1090 (68.30%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (35.78%) Scrum
3 515 (32.27%) TDD
4 497 (31.14%) Continuous Integration
5 428 (26.82%) DevOps
6 338 (21.18%) BDD
7 226 (14.16%) Continuous Delivery
8 213 (13.35%) OO
9 198 (12.41%) Configuration Management
10 191 (11.97%) Open Source
11 182 (11.40%) MVC
12 166 (10.40%) Microservices
13 153 (9.59%) Unit Testing
14 149 (9.34%) Software Engineering
15 126 (7.89%) SOA
16 121 (7.58%) Kanban
17 108 (6.77%) Automated Testing
18 106 (6.64%) Test Automation
19 92 (5.76%) SDLC
20 91 (5.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1323 (82.89%) Java
2 503 (31.52%) JavaScript
3 409 (25.63%) SQL
4 247 (15.48%) Python
5 196 (12.28%) Shell Script
6 164 (10.28%) Ruby
7 130 (8.15%) Bash Shell
8 115 (7.21%) Groovy
9 99 (6.20%) Scala
10 75 (4.70%) XPath
11 71 (4.45%) PL/SQL
12 56 (3.51%) Perl
13 54 (3.38%) C#
14 49 (3.07%) C++
15 45 (2.82%) Korn
16 29 (1.82%) Go
16 29 (1.82%) PHP
17 27 (1.69%) Clojure
18 25 (1.57%) PowerShell
19 23 (1.44%) C
Qualifications
1 149 (9.34%) Security Cleared
2 141 (8.83%) Degree
3 122 (7.64%) SC Cleared
4 31 (1.94%) CTC Cleared
5 29 (1.82%) ISEB
6 27 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 25 (1.57%) DV Cleared
7 25 (1.57%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.56%) CCA
8 9 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.38%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.063%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.08%) QA
2 39 (2.44%) SDET
3 24 (1.50%) FATCA
4 15 (0.94%) MiFID
5 13 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (0.81%) EMIR
6 8 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.31%) WCAG
8 3 (0.19%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.13%) GCP
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.063%) ISO20022
System Software
1 297 (18.61%) Docker
2 83 (5.20%) Postfix
2 83 (5.20%) Squid
2 83 (5.20%) vCloud
3 28 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (1.63%) HDFS
5 16 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.44%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.19%) vSphere
9 2 (0.13%) Ceph
9 2 (0.13%) Varnish
10 1 (0.063%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.063%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.063%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.063%) KVM
Systems Management
1 306 (19.17%) Puppet
2 278 (17.42%) Ansible
3 132 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
4 120 (7.52%) Kubernetes
5 114 (7.14%) ZABBIX
6 101 (6.33%) Terraform
7 99 (6.20%) logstash
8 94 (5.89%) Rancher
9 93 (5.83%) Kibana
10 40 (2.51%) Packer
11 29 (1.82%) Consul
12 26 (1.63%) Nagios
13 24 (1.50%) Salt
14 15 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
15 14 (0.88%) HAProxy
16 11 (0.69%) Graphite
17 9 (0.56%) Oozie
18 8 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
19 6 (0.38%) Capistrano
19 6 (0.38%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 372 (23.31%) Oracle
2 146 (9.15%) Atlassian
3 126 (7.89%) VMware
4 94 (5.89%) Sonatype
5 59 (3.70%) IBM
6 52 (3.26%) Red Hat
7 50 (3.13%) Adobe
8 48 (3.01%) MuleSoft
8 48 (3.01%) Solace
9 46 (2.88%) Splunk
10 39 (2.44%) AppDynamics
11 38 (2.38%) Google
12 36 (2.26%) Perforce
12 36 (2.26%) SAP
13 32 (2.01%) ESRI
14 29 (1.82%) Microsoft
15 27 (1.69%) hybris
15 27 (1.69%) WSO2
16 16 (1.00%) HP
17 15 (0.94%) ATG
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