Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 125 130
Rank change year-on-year +65 +5 +19
Contract jobs citing Maven 166 62 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.51% 1.37% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.97% 8.91% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 48 38
East of England median daily rate £513 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.81% +15.63% -
10th Percentile £339 £268 £263
90th Percentile £600 £630 £472
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
10th Percentile £40.05 - £41.50
90th Percentile £44.75 - £47.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £29.53 £45.00
% change year-on-year +52.41% -34.39% -5.26%

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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 875 696 742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.53% 15.43% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 408 418
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £268
90th Percentile £600 £540 £550
England median daily rate £470 £432 £413
% change year-on-year +8.80% +4.73% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 67
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.71% +1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £36.63 £32.50 £31.81
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.50 £50.78
England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +8.11%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Essex +56 81 £513 +10.81% 15
Norfolk +7 32 £400 -12.85% 5
Cambridgeshire +5 23 £350 -16.17% 6
Hertfordshire -13 18 £413 -14.95% 7
Bedfordshire -6 11 £450 -10.00% 1
Suffolk +13 1 - -
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 144 (86.75%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (65.06%) Java
3 104 (62.65%) TDD
4 95 (57.23%) XML
5 86 (51.81%) Finance
6 83 (50.00%) Oracle
7 82 (49.40%) RESTful
8 80 (48.19%) Middleware
9 79 (47.59%) SOA
9 79 (47.59%) JSON
10 75 (45.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 75 (45.18%) Apache Camel
11 73 (43.98%) Web Services
12 72 (43.37%) SOAP
12 72 (43.37%) Greenfield Project
13 68 (40.96%) Jenkins
14 67 (40.36%) Mule
15 65 (39.16%) Marketing
16 64 (38.55%) WSO2
17 63 (37.95%) XPath
17 63 (37.95%) XSLT
18 62 (37.35%) Manufacturing
18 62 (37.35%) Digital Marketing
18 62 (37.35%) Oracle Service Bus
18 62 (37.35%) Swagger
18 62 (37.35%) WireMock
19 60 (36.14%) Electronics
19 60 (36.14%) Telecoms
19 60 (36.14%) Programme Management
19 60 (36.14%) SAP

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 75 (45.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 67 (40.36%) Mule
3 62 (37.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 25 (15.06%) Confluence
5 19 (11.45%) Tomcat
6 15 (9.04%) Apache ServiceMix
6 15 (9.04%) JBoss
7 10 (6.02%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.61%) WebLogic
9 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (1.20%) Apache
11 2 (1.20%) CMS
11 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) npm
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) HTTP
1 2 (1.20%) Internet
1 2 (1.20%) SSL
1 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.63%) Oracle Database
1 11 (6.63%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.42%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.42%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (5.42%) RDBMS
3 8 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.20%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.20%) DB2
5 2 (1.20%) MySQL
5 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.60%) GIS
6 1 (0.60%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 68 (40.96%) Jenkins
2 53 (31.93%) Git (software)
3 52 (31.33%) JUnit
4 41 (24.70%) JIRA
5 36 (21.69%) SoapUI
6 34 (20.48%) Cucumber
7 21 (12.65%) TeamCity
8 20 (12.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 20 (12.05%) Gradle
9 19 (11.45%) Ant
9 19 (11.45%) Selenium
10 17 (10.24%) WebDriver
11 16 (9.64%) JBehave
12 11 (6.63%) Apache Ivy
12 11 (6.63%) SpecFlow
12 11 (6.63%) TestNG
13 9 (5.42%) Jasmine
13 9 (5.42%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (5.42%) Mocha
13 9 (5.42%) Protractor
General
1 86 (51.81%) Finance
2 65 (39.16%) Marketing
3 62 (37.35%) Manufacturing
4 60 (36.14%) Electronics
4 60 (36.14%) Telecoms
5 17 (10.24%) Retail
6 4 (2.41%) Automotive
7 2 (1.20%) Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Law
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 146 (87.95%) Developer
2 58 (34.94%) Senior Developer
3 55 (33.13%) Integration Developer
4 45 (27.11%) Java Developer
5 43 (25.90%) Agile Developer
6 38 (22.89%) SOA Developer
7 25 (15.06%) Lead Developer
8 24 (14.46%) Senior Agile Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Developer in Test
9 8 (4.82%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.61%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Test Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Agile Java Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (3.01%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (3.01%) UI Developer
13 4 (2.41%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (57.23%) XML
2 82 (49.40%) RESTful
3 80 (48.19%) Middleware
4 79 (47.59%) JSON
5 75 (45.18%) Apache Camel
6 73 (43.98%) Web Services
7 72 (43.37%) SOAP
8 63 (37.95%) XSLT
9 62 (37.35%) Swagger
9 62 (37.35%) WireMock
10 46 (27.71%) Spring
11 27 (16.27%) .NET
12 23 (13.86%) HTML
13 21 (12.65%) AngularJS
13 21 (12.65%) HTML5
13 21 (12.65%) J2EE
13 21 (12.65%) jQuery
14 19 (11.45%) REST
15 18 (10.84%) CSS
16 16 (9.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 72 (43.37%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (8.43%) Virtual Team
3 10 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.82%) RIA
5 2 (1.20%) Fintech
5 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.20%) User Experience
6 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.60%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.60%) Robotics
6 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.43%) Linux
2 8 (4.82%) Unix
3 4 (2.41%) Solaris
3 4 (2.41%) Windows
4 1 (0.60%) AIX
4 1 (0.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (86.75%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (62.65%) TDD
3 79 (47.59%) SOA
4 62 (37.35%) Digital Marketing
5 60 (36.14%) Business Intelligence
5 60 (36.14%) Programme Management
6 42 (25.30%) Scrum
7 41 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (24.10%) BDD
9 28 (16.87%) API Development
10 24 (14.46%) OO
11 23 (13.86%) Kanban
12 21 (12.65%) Defect Management
13 20 (12.05%) SOLID
14 19 (11.45%) Test Automation
15 18 (10.84%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (9.64%) ATDD
17 14 (8.43%) SDET
17 14 (8.43%) SDLC
18 13 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 108 (65.06%) Java
2 63 (37.95%) XPath
3 43 (25.90%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.27%) SQL
5 18 (10.84%) C#
6 14 (8.43%) Python
7 13 (7.83%) Ruby
8 11 (6.63%) C
8 11 (6.63%) Perl
8 11 (6.63%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.82%) Scala
10 7 (4.22%) Kotlin
11 5 (3.01%) Groovy
12 3 (1.81%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
2 9 (5.42%) WCAG
3 1 (0.60%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) Docker
2 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.81%) Puppet
2 2 (1.20%) Ansible
2 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.60%) Mesos
3 1 (0.60%) Rancher
3 1 (0.60%) Terraform
3 1 (0.60%) yum
Vendors
1 83 (50.00%) Oracle
2 64 (38.55%) WSO2
3 60 (36.14%) SAP
4 27 (16.27%) Atlassian
5 15 (9.04%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.01%) CA
6 5 (3.01%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (3.01%) IBM
7 4 (2.41%) Adobe
7 4 (2.41%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.20%) Google
8 2 (1.20%) Sonatype
8 2 (1.20%) Talend
9 1 (0.60%) Coverity
9 1 (0.60%) HP
9 1 (0.60%) Omniture
9 1 (0.60%) VMware
9 1 (0.60%) webMethods