The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 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
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 102 126
Rank change year-on-year +7 +24  
Contract jobs citing Maven 27 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.27% 0.88% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.44% 7.10% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 4
Median daily rate £475 £468 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +16.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £375 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £610 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £385
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50

Maven is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 363 324 334
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.01% 12.34% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 192 180
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 9
Median hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +31.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.05 £32.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.39 £45.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - +14.74%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Maven as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the East of England

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the East of England

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the East of England

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the East of England

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Essex +4 15 £475 +72.72% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 4 - - 2
Hertfordshire -8 4 £500 +5.26% 3
Norfolk +3 3 £525 +14.13% 2
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for Maven.

1 53 (92.98%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (84.21%) Java
3 41 (71.93%) TDD
4 38 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 34 (59.65%) Git (software)
6 29 (50.88%) BDD
7 25 (43.86%) Spring
8 24 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (40.35%) JIRA
10 22 (38.60%) OO
11 21 (36.84%) JUnit
11 21 (36.84%) Scrum
12 19 (33.33%) DevOps
13 17 (29.82%) ATDD
13 17 (29.82%) Cucumber
13 17 (29.82%) Ansible
13 17 (29.82%) XML
13 17 (29.82%) SOA
14 16 (28.07%) RESTful
15 15 (26.32%) Kanban
15 15 (26.32%) Ant
16 14 (24.56%) Oracle
16 14 (24.56%) Web Services
16 14 (24.56%) Hibernate
17 13 (22.81%) QA
17 13 (22.81%) SOAP
17 13 (22.81%) Linux
17 13 (22.81%) Open Source
17 13 (22.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 12 (21.05%) WSO2

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (22.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (17.54%) Confluence
3 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
4 6 (10.53%) Apache
4 6 (10.53%) Mule
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (7.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (7.02%) JBoss
5 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.26%) CMS
6 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
1 9 (15.79%) SSL
2 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) NoSQL
1 7 (12.28%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 34 (59.65%) Git (software)
3 23 (40.35%) JIRA
4 21 (36.84%) JUnit
5 17 (29.82%) Cucumber
6 15 (26.32%) Ant
7 12 (21.05%) Gradle
7 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
8 11 (19.30%) Subversion
9 10 (17.54%) Selenium
10 8 (14.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (12.28%) Mockito
11 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
12 6 (10.53%) JBehave
13 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
14 4 (7.02%) Mercurial
15 3 (5.26%) IntelliJ
15 3 (5.26%) Moq
15 3 (5.26%) TestNG
15 3 (5.26%) WebStorm
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Marketing
3 6 (10.53%) Electronics
3 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 25 (43.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Java Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Integration Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Tester
5 4 (7.02%) Agile Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Designer
5 4 (7.02%) SOA Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Digital Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Integration Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) Spring
2 17 (29.82%) XML
3 16 (28.07%) RESTful
4 14 (24.56%) Hibernate
4 14 (24.56%) Web Services
5 13 (22.81%) SOAP
6 11 (19.30%) HTML
7 10 (17.54%) Apache Camel
7 10 (17.54%) J2EE
7 10 (17.54%) JPA
7 10 (17.54%) Middleware
7 10 (17.54%) REST
8 9 (15.79%) JSON
9 7 (12.28%) Ajax
9 7 (12.28%) Gherkin
10 6 (10.53%) HTML5
10 6 (10.53%) XSLT
11 5 (8.77%) CSS
11 5 (8.77%) XHTML
11 5 (8.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (17.54%) Data Structures
3 9 (15.79%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 2 (3.51%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.26%) Solaris
3 3 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (71.93%) TDD
3 29 (50.88%) BDD
4 24 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (38.60%) OO
6 21 (36.84%) Scrum
7 19 (33.33%) DevOps
8 17 (29.82%) ATDD
8 17 (29.82%) SOA
9 15 (26.32%) Kanban
10 13 (22.81%) Open Source
11 11 (19.30%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (17.54%) OOD
13 9 (15.79%) Complexity Analysis
13 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
13 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
14 7 (12.28%) API Design
14 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
14 7 (12.28%) Software Testing
14 7 (12.28%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) Java
2 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.79%) Clojure
3 9 (15.79%) F#
3 9 (15.79%) Go
3 9 (15.79%) Rust
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) Groovy
6 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.26%) Ruby
6 3 (5.26%) Scala
6 3 (5.26%) XPath
7 2 (3.51%) C
7 2 (3.51%) C#
7 2 (3.51%) Perl
7 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Docker
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) Ansible
2 11 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (19.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 12 (21.05%) WSO2
3 7 (12.28%) Atlassian
4 6 (10.53%) SAP
5 5 (8.77%) VMware
6 4 (7.02%) Adobe
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.26%) IBM
8 2 (3.51%) Google
8 2 (3.51%) Omniture
8 2 (3.51%) Sonatype
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Harvey Nash plc
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