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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
UK
Rank 158 141 170
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Contract jobs citing Maven 756 883 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.67% 1.70% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.83% 11.66% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 619 455
Median daily rate £460 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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
7687 7574 7017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.95% 14.56% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5151 5003 4669
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 205 127
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -11 686 £474 +0.79% 158
London -4 423 £475 -5.00% 92
South East +32 118 £475 +11.76% 26
City of London +9 52 £538 -2.27% 22
Scotland +35 51 £400 +10.34% 8
East of England 0 31 £480 +6.66% 10
South West -2 31 £365 -15.60% 7
Yorkshire -52 31 £450 +3.92% 9
Oxfordshire +27 28 £525 - 3
Leeds -34 28 £425 - 3
West Yorkshire -35 28 £425 - 3
Berkshire +19 26 £450 -5.26% 7
Edinburgh +15 26 £400 +10.34% 2
Milton Keynes +19 22 £350 +12.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 22 £350 +12.00% 4
Oxford +20 18 £550 - 1
North West +8 18 £431 +22.34% 8
Croydon +6 18 £375 -16.89%
Surrey -5 18 £513 +13.88% 5
Wiltshire +11 16 £340 -12.25% 2
Swindon +16 15 £350 -9.67% 1
East Midlands +9 14 £400 +33.33% 3
Glasgow +4 14 £325 +13.04% 6
Bracknell - 14 £450 - 1
Hertfordshire +6 12 £529 +11.31% 3
Essex +2 12 £494 +9.66% 6
Wales +5 11 £425 -5.55% 4
Manchester +1 10 £438 +9.37% 6
Reading -9 9 £425 -10.52% 6
West Sussex -9 7 £510 +60.00% 1

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1267 (83.41%) Java
2 1002 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
3 822 (54.11%) Jenkins
4 742 (48.85%) Git (software)
5 688 (45.29%) Spring
6 525 (34.56%) Scrum
7 511 (33.64%) JavaScript
8 503 (33.11%) TDD
9 437 (28.77%) Linux
10 418 (27.52%) JUnit
11 410 (26.99%) JIRA
12 404 (26.60%) Continuous Integration
13 402 (26.46%) DevOps
14 397 (26.14%) Web Services
15 389 (25.61%) SQL
16 382 (25.15%) HTML
17 365 (24.03%) REST
18 348 (22.91%) Ant
19 336 (22.12%) Oracle
20 335 (22.05%) XML
21 326 (21.46%) BDD
22 318 (20.93%) Finance
23 314 (20.67%) Gradle
24 310 (20.41%) SOAP
25 295 (19.42%) Hibernate
26 282 (18.56%) CSS
27 280 (18.43%) Docker
28 277 (18.24%) Puppet
29 269 (17.71%) Selenium
30 264 (17.38%) Amazon AWS

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
1 235 (15.47%) Tomcat
2 204 (13.43%) Apache
3 172 (11.32%) Confluence
4 148 (9.74%) JBoss
5 115 (7.57%) Elasticsearch
6 91 (5.99%) WebSphere
7 77 (5.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 74 (4.87%) WebLogic
9 64 (4.21%) Apache Spark
10 59 (3.88%) nginx
11 56 (3.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 52 (3.42%) Mule
13 48 (3.16%) CMS
14 38 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
15 30 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
16 28 (1.84%) GeoServer
16 28 (1.84%) Jetty
17 25 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
18 23 (1.51%) OpenStack
19 19 (1.25%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 46 (3.03%) HipChat
2 19 (1.25%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.39%) MS Office
5 4 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) PaintShop Pro
6 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.066%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.20%) 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 (0.066%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.066%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 264 (17.38%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (8.29%) GitHub
3 39 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
4 28 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.78%) IaaS
6 25 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
6 25 (1.65%) PaaS
7 22 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (0.99%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.59%) Loggly
12 9 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.53%) Sumo Logic
13 8 (0.53%) Twilio
14 6 (0.39%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.33%) SaaS
16 4 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
16 4 (0.26%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 83 (5.46%) HTTP
2 67 (4.41%) DNS
3 47 (3.09%) OpenLDAP
3 47 (3.09%) OpenVPN
3 47 (3.09%) SSH
4 37 (2.44%) LDAP
5 35 (2.30%) SSL
6 32 (2.11%) Internet
7 18 (1.18%) TCP/IP
8 17 (1.12%) Reverse Proxy
9 16 (1.05%) Firewall
10 15 (0.99%) HTTPS
11 14 (0.92%) VPN
12 13 (0.86%) IPsec
12 13 (0.86%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.33%) FTP
14 4 (0.26%) AMQP
15 3 (0.20%) Intranet
16 2 (0.13%) DVB
16 2 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (8.36%) Relational Database
2 123 (8.10%) Hadoop
3 99 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 99 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 95 (6.25%) Big Data
5 93 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
6 87 (5.73%) MySQL
7 78 (5.13%) Oracle Database
8 62 (4.08%) SQL Server
9 57 (3.75%) DB2
10 36 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 36 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
11 32 (2.11%) Apache Hive
12 29 (1.91%) RDBMS
12 29 (1.91%) Redis
13 20 (1.32%) SQLite
14 18 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (1.05%) GIS
15 16 (1.05%) HBase
15 16 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 822 (54.11%) Jenkins
2 742 (48.85%) Git (software)
3 418 (27.52%) JUnit
4 410 (26.99%) JIRA
5 348 (22.91%) Ant
6 314 (20.67%) Gradle
7 269 (17.71%) Selenium
8 248 (16.33%) Cucumber
9 237 (15.60%) Subversion
10 226 (14.88%) Mockito
11 153 (10.07%) Eclipse
12 149 (9.81%) Sonatype Nexus
13 138 (9.08%) TeamCity
14 109 (7.18%) SonarQube
15 106 (6.98%) Bitbucket
16 105 (6.91%) WebDriver
17 99 (6.52%) JBehave
18 87 (5.73%) Hudson
19 83 (5.46%) SoapUI
20 73 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 318 (20.93%) Finance
2 220 (14.48%) Banking
3 66 (4.34%) Marketing
4 55 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 54 (3.55%) Retail
6 49 (3.23%) Investment Banking
7 42 (2.76%) Electronics
7 42 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 25 (1.65%) Front Office
9 21 (1.38%) Publishing
10 17 (1.12%) Games
11 14 (0.92%) Back Office
12 7 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.46%) Law
13 6 (0.39%) Advertising
14 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.26%) French Language
14 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.20%) Billing
15 3 (0.20%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 943 (62.08%) Developer
2 680 (44.77%) Java Developer
3 223 (14.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 172 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 137 (9.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 94 (6.19%) Java Engineer
7 66 (4.34%) Agile Developer
8 64 (4.21%) Software Engineer
9 59 (3.88%) Agile Java Developer
10 57 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 51 (3.36%) Architect
12 50 (3.29%) Consultant
13 46 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
14 41 (2.70%) Software Developer
15 36 (2.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 36 (2.37%) Senior DevOps
16 34 (2.24%) AWS Developer
16 34 (2.24%) AWS Engineer
16 34 (2.24%) Java Software Developer
17 33 (2.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 688 (45.29%) Spring
2 397 (26.14%) Web Services
3 382 (25.15%) HTML
4 365 (24.03%) REST
5 335 (22.05%) XML
6 310 (20.41%) SOAP
7 295 (19.42%) Hibernate
8 282 (18.56%) CSS
9 263 (17.31%) JSON
10 262 (17.25%) AngularJS
11 219 (14.42%) RESTful
12 211 (13.89%) J2EE
13 203 (13.36%) HTML5
14 193 (12.71%) JMS
15 161 (10.60%) jQuery
16 136 (8.95%) Java EE
17 131 (8.62%) XSLT
18 130 (8.56%) Apache Camel
19 124 (8.16%) Node.js
20 119 (7.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 62 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 54 (3.55%) User Experience
4 43 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 40 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 37 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 32 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 20 (1.32%) iPad
10 19 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (0.92%) Credit Risk
11 14 (0.92%) Derivative
12 13 (0.86%) Fintech
12 13 (0.86%) Fixed Income
13 10 (0.66%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.66%) Graphic Design
14 9 (0.59%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.53%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.53%) Equities
16 7 (0.46%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 437 (28.77%) Linux
2 245 (16.13%) Unix
3 77 (5.07%) CentOS
4 49 (3.23%) Windows
5 37 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 30 (1.97%) Android
8 13 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.86%) RancherOS
8 13 (0.86%) VyOS
9 12 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.59%) Solaris
11 8 (0.53%) CoreOS
11 8 (0.53%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.33%) VMS
13 4 (0.26%) AIX
14 3 (0.20%) Debian
15 2 (0.13%) Fedora
15 2 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.066%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1002 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (34.56%) Scrum
3 503 (33.11%) TDD
4 404 (26.60%) Continuous Integration
5 402 (26.46%) DevOps
6 326 (21.46%) BDD
7 210 (13.82%) OO
8 180 (11.85%) Open Source
9 178 (11.72%) Configuration Management
9 178 (11.72%) Microservices
10 177 (11.65%) MVC
11 163 (10.73%) Continuous Delivery
12 152 (10.01%) SOA
13 139 (9.15%) Unit Testing
14 124 (8.16%) Software Engineering
15 101 (6.65%) Automated Testing
15 101 (6.65%) Kanban
16 95 (6.25%) SDLC
16 95 (6.25%) Test Automation
17 94 (6.19%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1267 (83.41%) Java
2 511 (33.64%) JavaScript
3 389 (25.61%) SQL
4 255 (16.79%) Python
5 170 (11.19%) Shell Script
6 141 (9.28%) Bash Shell
7 134 (8.82%) Ruby
8 130 (8.56%) Groovy
9 88 (5.79%) Scala
10 82 (5.40%) XPath
11 77 (5.07%) PL/SQL
12 54 (3.55%) C#
13 49 (3.23%) Perl
14 48 (3.16%) Korn
15 45 (2.96%) C++
16 37 (2.44%) Go
17 33 (2.17%) PHP
18 23 (1.51%) Clojure
19 21 (1.38%) C
19 21 (1.38%) ES6
Qualifications
1 135 (8.89%) Degree
2 134 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 109 (7.18%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.45%) DV Cleared
4 22 (1.45%) ISEB
5 21 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 18 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
7 17 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (0.53%) CCA
9 6 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.94%) QA
2 30 (1.97%) SDET
3 28 (1.84%) FATCA
4 24 (1.58%) MiFID
5 20 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
5 20 (1.32%) EMIR
6 11 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (0.53%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.33%) WCAG
9 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.20%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.13%) GCP
10 2 (0.13%) ISO20022
System Software
1 280 (18.43%) Docker
2 48 (3.16%) Postfix
2 48 (3.16%) vCloud
3 47 (3.09%) Squid
4 29 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (1.32%) HDFS
7 7 (0.46%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.26%) Varnish
10 3 (0.20%) vSphere
11 2 (0.13%) Ceph
12 1 (0.066%) Active Directory
12 1 (0.066%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.066%) LXC
Systems Management
1 277 (18.24%) Puppet
2 252 (16.59%) Ansible
3 134 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
4 85 (5.60%) Kubernetes
5 80 (5.27%) ZABBIX
6 69 (4.54%) Terraform
7 60 (3.95%) logstash
8 57 (3.75%) Rancher
9 55 (3.62%) Kibana
10 47 (3.09%) Docker Swarm
11 28 (1.84%) Salt
12 26 (1.71%) Nagios
13 24 (1.58%) Consul
14 23 (1.51%) Packer
15 14 (0.92%) HAProxy
16 13 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
17 10 (0.66%) Graphite
18 9 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
18 9 (0.59%) Oozie
19 6 (0.39%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 336 (22.12%) Oracle
2 130 (8.56%) Atlassian
3 93 (6.12%) VMware
4 60 (3.95%) Sonatype
5 56 (3.69%) IBM
6 54 (3.55%) Adobe
7 51 (3.36%) Splunk
8 49 (3.23%) Solace
9 47 (3.09%) Red Hat
10 43 (2.83%) SAP
11 42 (2.76%) MuleSoft
11 42 (2.76%) Perforce
12 37 (2.44%) Google
13 33 (2.17%) Microsoft
14 29 (1.91%) AppDynamics
15 28 (1.84%) WSO2
16 27 (1.78%) ESRI
17 21 (1.38%) HP
18 17 (1.12%) Hortonworks
18 17 (1.12%) TIBCO
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 350
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
keytree
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £275 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £200 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
South East England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago