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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 144 184 190
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +6
Contract jobs citing Maven 963 752 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.77% 1.29% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.80% 9.42% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 463 436
Median daily rate £450 £443 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £327 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 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
8918 7981 7154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.36% 13.65% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6007 5246 4572
Median daily rate £430 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 153 132
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 £28.00 £23.13 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +38 873 £475 +5.55% 150
London +25 526 £500 +5.26% 76
South East +56 131 £475 +18.38% 30
Scotland +57 83 £350 -6.66% 9
City of London +1 70 £525 - 14
Oxfordshire +52 69 £475 +40.74% 7
Edinburgh +46 60 £340 -15.00% 4
Oxford +35 50 £475 +40.74% 2
West Midlands +14 48 £450 - 4
Yorkshire +4 47 £425 - 5
North West +25 40 £420 +5.00% 5
Manchester +15 32 £420 +1.81% 3
Croydon +1 31 £400 -15.78%
Shropshire +2 29 £440 -2.22%
East of England +6 28 £470 +25.33% 6
West Yorkshire +5 28 £425 -1.16% 1
South West +1 28 £413 -2.94% 23
Telford +2 25 £440 -2.22%
Glasgow +17 23 £400 +23.07% 5
Leeds -8 18 £410 -4.65% 1
Surrey -13 17 £550 +22.22% 2
North East - 16 £349 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 15 £349 - 1
Birmingham - 14 £450 - 2
Bedfordshire - 14 £490 -
Berkshire +4 12 £435 +2.35% 2
Luton - 12 £465 -
West Sussex +10 11 £475 +20.63%
Camberley - 11 £550 -
Gloucestershire +5 10 £413 -2.94% 5

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 1514 (82.15%) Java
2 1239 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
3 960 (52.09%) Jenkins
4 795 (43.14%) Spring
5 781 (42.38%) Git (software)
6 692 (37.55%) Continuous Integration
7 617 (33.48%) Linux
8 589 (31.96%) JUnit
9 564 (30.60%) TDD
10 539 (29.25%) Scrum
11 530 (28.76%) JIRA
12 529 (28.70%) Oracle
13 510 (27.67%) JavaScript
14 502 (27.24%) Web Services
15 498 (27.02%) SQL
16 454 (24.63%) Ant
17 404 (21.92%) REST
18 397 (21.54%) DevOps
19 390 (21.16%) HTML
20 366 (19.86%) Subversion
21 360 (19.53%) Puppet
22 347 (18.83%) XML
23 339 (18.39%) Tomcat
24 335 (18.18%) Finance
25 334 (18.12%) BDD
26 328 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
27 320 (17.36%) Gradle
28 314 (17.04%) J2EE
29 306 (16.60%) Docker
30 304 (16.49%) 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
1 339 (18.39%) Tomcat
2 222 (12.05%) Confluence
3 209 (11.34%) JBoss
4 202 (10.96%) Apache
5 149 (8.08%) Elasticsearch
6 79 (4.29%) WebSphere
7 78 (4.23%) WebLogic
8 65 (3.53%) OpenStack
9 55 (2.98%) Jetty
10 54 (2.93%) nginx
11 52 (2.82%) GeoServer
12 48 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 44 (2.39%) IIS
14 35 (1.90%) Apache Spark
14 35 (1.90%) Mule
15 34 (1.84%) CMS
16 32 (1.74%) Apache Solr
17 25 (1.36%) Mule ESB
18 16 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
19 14 (0.76%) GlassFish
Applications
1 71 (3.85%) HipChat
2 17 (0.92%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.38%) PaintShop Pro
3 7 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.27%) MS Office
5 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.054%) MS Project
7 1 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
3 12 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.11%) Global One
4 2 (0.11%) RMDS
5 1 (0.054%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.054%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.054%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.054%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.054%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 328 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (6.62%) GitHub
3 112 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
5 40 (2.17%) IaaS
6 37 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
7 29 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 21 (1.14%) PaaS
9 18 (0.98%) Amazon S3
9 18 (0.98%) SaaS
10 15 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 13 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
14 9 (0.49%) Bluemix
14 9 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
14 9 (0.49%) OpenShift
15 8 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 111 (6.02%) HTTP
2 109 (5.91%) SSH
3 98 (5.32%) DNS
4 77 (4.18%) OpenLDAP
5 73 (3.96%) OpenVPN
6 38 (2.06%) SSL
7 32 (1.74%) Firewall
8 27 (1.47%) LDAP
9 22 (1.19%) Internet
10 21 (1.14%) TCP/IP
11 10 (0.54%) HTTPS
12 9 (0.49%) tcpdump
13 8 (0.43%) DVB
14 7 (0.38%) IPsec
14 7 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
15 6 (0.33%) Network Security
15 6 (0.33%) VPN
16 5 (0.27%) DHCP
17 4 (0.22%) iSCSI
17 4 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (10.69%) MongoDB
2 175 (9.50%) NoSQL
3 143 (7.76%) Relational Database
4 128 (6.95%) MySQL
5 126 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
6 123 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 116 (6.29%) Oracle Database
8 80 (4.34%) SQL Server
9 58 (3.15%) RDBMS
10 51 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 50 (2.71%) Big Data
12 46 (2.50%) Apache Hive
13 41 (2.22%) GIS
14 34 (1.84%) Couchbase
14 34 (1.84%) Oracle OWB
15 27 (1.47%) Neo4j
16 23 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (1.19%) HBase
18 20 (1.09%) Impala
19 19 (1.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 960 (52.09%) Jenkins
2 781 (42.38%) Git (software)
3 589 (31.96%) JUnit
4 530 (28.76%) JIRA
5 454 (24.63%) Ant
6 366 (19.86%) Subversion
7 320 (17.36%) Gradle
8 301 (16.33%) Cucumber
9 272 (14.76%) Eclipse
10 268 (14.54%) Selenium
11 234 (12.70%) Mockito
12 185 (10.04%) Sonatype Nexus
13 159 (8.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 145 (7.87%) SonarQube
15 139 (7.54%) SoapUI
16 129 (7.00%) TeamCity
17 107 (5.81%) JBehave
18 102 (5.53%) IntelliJ
19 101 (5.48%) Bitbucket
20 95 (5.15%) Hudson
General
1 335 (18.18%) Finance
2 232 (12.59%) Banking
3 70 (3.80%) Retail
4 55 (2.98%) Investment Banking
5 41 (2.22%) Front Office
6 36 (1.95%) Marketing
7 33 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.63%) Publishing
9 24 (1.30%) Back Office
10 18 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 17 (0.92%) Electronics
12 10 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.54%) Games
13 5 (0.27%) Legal
14 3 (0.16%) Advertising
14 3 (0.16%) Danish Language
14 3 (0.16%) Law
14 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.11%) Billing
15 2 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1118 (60.66%) Developer
2 821 (44.55%) Java Developer
3 256 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 252 (13.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 202 (10.96%) Senior Java Developer
6 146 (7.92%) Architect
7 110 (5.97%) Agile Developer
8 106 (5.75%) Agile Java Developer
9 72 (3.91%) Senior DevOps
10 70 (3.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 61 (3.31%) Java Architect
12 57 (3.09%) Java Engineer
13 55 (2.98%) J2EE Developer
13 55 (2.98%) Lead Developer
14 54 (2.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 54 (2.93%) JavaScript Developer
14 54 (2.93%) Software Architect
15 50 (2.71%) Analyst
16 45 (2.44%) Consultant
16 45 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 795 (43.14%) Spring
2 502 (27.24%) Web Services
3 404 (21.92%) REST
4 390 (21.16%) HTML
5 347 (18.83%) XML
6 314 (17.04%) J2EE
7 304 (16.49%) SOAP
8 297 (16.12%) Hibernate
9 279 (15.14%) AngularJS
10 274 (14.87%) RESTful
11 258 (14.00%) CSS
12 257 (13.94%) JSON
13 183 (9.93%) JSP
14 173 (9.39%) JMS
15 166 (9.01%) Java EE
16 159 (8.63%) HTML5
17 129 (7.00%) Spring Boot
18 128 (6.95%) ELK Stack
19 127 (6.89%) JPA
20 124 (6.73%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 125 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (4.56%) Computer Science
3 72 (3.91%) User Experience
4 68 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
5 55 (2.98%) Derivative
6 54 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 50 (2.71%) Algorithms
8 25 (1.36%) Data Structures
9 24 (1.30%) iPad
10 20 (1.09%) Private Cloud
11 18 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 18 (0.98%) Social Media
12 17 (0.92%) Visualisation
12 17 (0.92%) Wiki
13 16 (0.87%) PKI
14 15 (0.81%) Statistics
15 13 (0.71%) Hedge funds
16 12 (0.65%) Cryptography
16 12 (0.65%) N-Tier
17 11 (0.60%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 617 (33.48%) Linux
2 247 (13.40%) Unix
3 130 (7.05%) Windows
4 108 (5.86%) CentOS
5 48 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (1.63%) Windows Server
7 23 (1.25%) Android
8 19 (1.03%) Fedora
9 18 (0.98%) Solaris
10 16 (0.87%) AIX
11 15 (0.81%) Apple iOS
11 15 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 13 (0.71%) VMS
13 10 (0.54%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.38%) Debian
15 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 1 (0.054%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1239 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 692 (37.55%) Continuous Integration
3 564 (30.60%) TDD
4 539 (29.25%) Scrum
5 397 (21.54%) DevOps
6 334 (18.12%) BDD
7 266 (14.43%) Open Source
8 226 (12.26%) Configuration Management
9 225 (12.21%) OO
10 223 (12.10%) Continuous Delivery
11 179 (9.71%) Microservices
12 176 (9.55%) MVC
13 161 (8.74%) Unit Testing
14 143 (7.76%) SOA
14 143 (7.76%) Software Engineering
15 136 (7.38%) Kanban
16 127 (6.89%) SDLC
17 119 (6.46%) Web Development
18 106 (5.75%) E-Commerce
19 102 (5.53%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1514 (82.15%) Java
2 510 (27.67%) JavaScript
3 498 (27.02%) SQL
4 226 (12.26%) Python
5 186 (10.09%) Ruby
6 121 (6.57%) Shell Script
7 103 (5.59%) Bash Shell
8 99 (5.37%) Scala
9 92 (4.99%) PL/SQL
10 86 (4.67%) Groovy
11 76 (4.12%) Perl
12 63 (3.42%) C++
13 55 (2.98%) C#
14 45 (2.44%) PHP
15 43 (2.33%) PowerShell
16 31 (1.68%) C
17 28 (1.52%) VB
18 19 (1.03%) ES6
19 14 (0.76%) T-SQL
20 13 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 194 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 151 (8.19%) SC Cleared
3 149 (8.08%) Degree
4 32 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
5 31 (1.68%) ISEB
6 25 (1.36%) ISTQB
7 21 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 20 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 12 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (0.54%) OCPJP
11 9 (0.49%) Sun Certification
12 8 (0.43%) AWS Certification
13 6 (0.33%) BC Cleared
13 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.22%) PhD
15 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.16%) MCSE
16 2 (0.11%) MCAD
16 2 (0.11%) MCSD
16 2 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (5.97%) QA
2 24 (1.30%) WCAG
3 23 (1.25%) SDET
4 7 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.33%) FATCA
5 6 (0.33%) HL7
6 5 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.054%) COBIT
8 1 (0.054%) SLA
System Software
1 306 (16.60%) Docker
2 72 (3.91%) Postfix
2 72 (3.91%) Squid
3 69 (3.74%) vCloud
4 65 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (1.14%) Active Directory
7 16 (0.87%) HDFS
7 16 (0.87%) KVM
7 16 (0.87%) Xen
8 12 (0.65%) vSphere
9 11 (0.60%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.22%) NFS
11 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.16%) iptables
13 2 (0.11%) GridGain
14 1 (0.054%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 360 (19.53%) Puppet
2 279 (15.14%) Ansible
3 164 (8.90%) Opscode Chef
4 104 (5.64%) logstash
5 100 (5.43%) ZABBIX
6 97 (5.26%) Kubernetes
7 90 (4.88%) Kibana
8 88 (4.77%) Terraform
9 76 (4.12%) Rancher
10 47 (2.55%) Graphite
11 42 (2.28%) Packer
12 26 (1.41%) Grafana
13 23 (1.25%) Nagios
14 20 (1.09%) yum
15 17 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
16 16 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
17 15 (0.81%) Consul
18 10 (0.54%) SCCM
18 10 (0.54%) SCOM
19 9 (0.49%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 529 (28.70%) Oracle
2 145 (7.87%) Atlassian
3 143 (7.76%) VMware
4 93 (5.05%) IBM
5 91 (4.94%) Sonatype
6 74 (4.02%) Microsoft
7 70 (3.80%) Red Hat
8 69 (3.74%) Adobe
9 59 (3.20%) ESRI
10 57 (3.09%) Splunk
11 40 (2.17%) Google
12 37 (2.01%) ATG
13 28 (1.52%) WSO2
14 25 (1.36%) TIBCO
15 23 (1.25%) AppDynamics
16 21 (1.14%) Perforce
17 20 (1.09%) Sybase
18 19 (1.03%) HP
18 19 (1.03%) hybris
18 19 (1.03%) SAP
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