Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 124 89
Rank change year-on-year -28 -35 +66
Contract jobs citing Maven 23 39 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 1.01% 1.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.01% 6.90% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 30
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £359
90th Percentile £525 £555 £551
South East median daily rate £463 £470 £475
% change year-on-year -1.60% -1.05% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 574 565 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.84% 14.66% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 305 250
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -0.62% -5.29%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £275
90th Percentile £596 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £401
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Berkshire median hourly rate £65.00 £58.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +290.00% -68.75%
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -3.37%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in Berkshire

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Berkshire

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Berkshire

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in Berkshire

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 10 £450 +12.50% 3
Bracknell -9 5 £500 -9.09%
Wokingham - 4 £375 -
Newbury +4 1 £400 -20.00%
Ascot - 1 £413 -
Maven
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Maven.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (56.52%) JUnit
4 13 (56.52%) Web Services
4 13 (56.52%) Spring
4 13 (56.52%) BDD
5 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) Scrum
6 11 (47.83%) XML
7 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
7 9 (39.13%) TDD
7 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (39.13%) Kanban
7 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
8 8 (34.78%) Ant
8 8 (34.78%) REST
8 8 (34.78%) Apache Camel
9 7 (30.43%) SonarQube
9 7 (30.43%) Apache
9 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
9 7 (30.43%) Oracle
9 7 (30.43%) SOAP
9 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 7 (30.43%) DbUnit
9 7 (30.43%) Mockito
9 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
10 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
2 7 (30.43%) Apache
3 5 (21.74%) Confluence
4 3 (13.04%) JBoss
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.35%) iPlanet
5 1 (4.35%) Mule
5 1 (4.35%) Mule ESB
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.35%) CloudFront
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
2 13 (56.52%) JUnit
3 8 (34.78%) Ant
4 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
4 7 (30.43%) DbUnit
4 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
4 7 (30.43%) Mockito
4 7 (30.43%) SonarQube
5 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 6 (26.09%) Subversion
6 5 (21.74%) jMock
7 4 (17.39%) Rational Team Concert
8 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
8 3 (13.04%) JBehave
8 3 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
10 1 (4.35%) Checkstyle
10 1 (4.35%) GitLab
10 1 (4.35%) Gradle
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Developer in Test
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer in Test
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Backend Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Designer
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Java Scrum Master
6 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) Spring
1 13 (56.52%) Web Services
2 11 (47.83%) XML
3 8 (34.78%) Apache Camel
3 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
3 8 (34.78%) REST
4 7 (30.43%) SOAP
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) J2EE
5 6 (26.09%) RESTful
6 5 (21.74%) PowerMock
7 4 (17.39%) JDBC
8 3 (13.04%) Apache Axis
8 3 (13.04%) CSS
8 3 (13.04%) JAXB
8 3 (13.04%) JSON
8 3 (13.04%) JSP
8 3 (13.04%) Spring Boot
9 2 (8.70%) GWT
9 2 (8.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
1 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) BDD
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
4 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (39.13%) Kanban
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 5 (21.74%) Microservices
7 4 (17.39%) DevOps
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) User Stories
8 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
8 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (13.04%) Open Source
8 3 (13.04%) SOA
8 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 2 (8.70%) OO
9 2 (8.70%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) Java 8
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) Groovy
5 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) CloudHub
1 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) TIBCO