The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 156 213
Rank change year-on-year +8 +57  
Contract jobs citing Maven 733 814 571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.71% 1.65% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.64% 10.56% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 566 396
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +5.11% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.12% -36.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year +49.12% -  

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7605 7708 6800
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.69% 15.60% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5220 5371 4540
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 119 100
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in England

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in England

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in England

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Maven in England

Maven
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
London -12 405 £513 -0.96% 100
South East +38 145 £500 +11.11% 32
South West +16 53 £420 -6.66% 8
East of England +23 51 £538 +14.36% 11
West Midlands -11 30 £550 +18.91% 5
East Midlands +1 19 £425 -5.55% 4
Yorkshire -25 14 £413 +10.00% 18
North West -9 10 £425 +9.67% 5
North East +53 1 £500 +21.95%
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 England region with a requirement for Maven.

1 1176 (82.88%) Java
2 882 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 747 (52.64%) Jenkins
4 672 (47.36%) Git (software)
5 636 (44.82%) Spring
6 468 (32.98%) DevOps
7 461 (32.49%) TDD
8 422 (29.74%) Linux
9 410 (28.89%) Scrum
10 394 (27.77%) JavaScript
11 388 (27.34%) Web Services
12 373 (26.29%) Continuous Integration
13 347 (24.45%) Finance
14 335 (23.61%) JUnit
15 332 (23.40%) SQL
16 326 (22.97%) XML
17 325 (22.90%) Gradle
18 316 (22.27%) REST
19 305 (21.49%) Oracle
20 284 (20.01%) JIRA
21 283 (19.94%) HTML
22 270 (19.03%) Amazon AWS
23 253 (17.83%) JSON
24 250 (17.62%) Subversion
25 249 (17.55%) Docker
26 242 (17.05%) Puppet
27 241 (16.98%) Test Automation
28 236 (16.63%) SOAP
29 232 (16.35%) CSS
30 231 (16.28%) Python

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 186 (13.11%) Tomcat
2 154 (10.85%) JBoss
3 134 (9.44%) Confluence
4 127 (8.95%) Apache
5 102 (7.19%) Elasticsearch
6 95 (6.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 80 (5.64%) WebSphere
8 71 (5.00%) WebLogic
9 65 (4.58%) Mule
10 53 (3.74%) Oracle Service Bus
11 46 (3.24%) WebSphere Application Server
12 38 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 38 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
13 33 (2.33%) nginx
14 31 (2.18%) Apache Spark
15 29 (2.04%) CMS
16 27 (1.90%) OpenStack
17 26 (1.83%) WebSphere Process Server
18 21 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
19 15 (1.06%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.63%) HipChat
3 8 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.070%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 76 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.21%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.21%) Radian6
6 3 (0.21%) Sprinklr
7 2 (0.14%) RMDS
8 1 (0.070%) Actimize
8 1 (0.070%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.070%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 270 (19.03%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (7.89%) GitHub
3 60 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
4 51 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 43 (3.03%) PaaS
6 38 (2.68%) IaaS
7 34 (2.40%) Amazon SQS
8 28 (1.97%) Amazon S3
8 28 (1.97%) OpenShift
9 25 (1.76%) Twilio
10 23 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 17 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
11 17 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 16 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
13 15 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
14 14 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 11 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
15 11 (0.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 11 (0.78%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 107 (7.54%) HTTP
2 49 (3.45%) SSL
3 28 (1.97%) Internet
3 28 (1.97%) LDAP
4 25 (1.76%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.69%) DNS
6 18 (1.27%) OpenLDAP
7 14 (0.99%) SSH
8 13 (0.92%) Firewall
9 11 (0.78%) OpenVPN
10 10 (0.70%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.56%) SMS
12 5 (0.35%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.35%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.28%) tcpdump
13 4 (0.28%) VPN
14 3 (0.21%) Intranet
14 3 (0.21%) Skype
15 2 (0.14%) IMAP
15 2 (0.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 89 (6.27%) MongoDB
3 84 (5.92%) MySQL
4 83 (5.85%) NoSQL
5 78 (5.50%) Big Data
6 72 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
7 69 (4.86%) Oracle Database
8 67 (4.72%) SQL Server
9 65 (4.58%) Hadoop
10 61 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (3.03%) DB2
12 41 (2.89%) RDBMS
13 32 (2.26%) Redis
14 28 (1.97%) Apache Hive
15 24 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 23 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
17 22 (1.55%) SQLite
18 21 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
20 18 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 747 (52.64%) Jenkins
2 672 (47.36%) Git (software)
3 335 (23.61%) JUnit
4 325 (22.90%) Gradle
5 284 (20.01%) JIRA
6 250 (17.62%) Subversion
7 226 (15.93%) Ant
8 183 (12.90%) Mockito
9 163 (11.49%) Selenium
10 155 (10.92%) Cucumber
11 142 (10.01%) Sonatype Nexus
12 127 (8.95%) Eclipse
13 110 (7.75%) TeamCity
14 91 (6.41%) Bitbucket
15 77 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 76 (5.36%) IntelliJ
17 65 (4.58%) Hudson
18 62 (4.37%) SonarQube
19 51 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
19 51 (3.59%) WebDriver
General
1 347 (24.45%) Finance
2 215 (15.15%) Banking
3 100 (7.05%) Telecoms
4 89 (6.27%) Marketing
5 77 (5.43%) Manufacturing
6 76 (5.36%) Electronics
7 57 (4.02%) Investment Banking
8 49 (3.45%) Front Office
9 42 (2.96%) Retail
10 33 (2.33%) Games
11 22 (1.55%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.70%) Law
13 9 (0.63%) Billing
14 8 (0.56%) Legal
14 8 (0.56%) Publishing
15 7 (0.49%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.49%) Back Office
16 5 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.28%) Advertising
18 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 893 (62.93%) Developer
2 650 (45.81%) Java Developer
3 229 (16.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 148 (10.43%) Senior Developer
5 106 (7.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 93 (6.55%) Agile Developer
7 83 (5.85%) Java Engineer
8 73 (5.14%) Consultant
9 55 (3.88%) Architect
9 55 (3.88%) SOA Developer
10 51 (3.59%) AWS Engineer
11 48 (3.38%) AWS DevOps
12 47 (3.31%) Integration Developer
13 46 (3.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 42 (2.96%) Agile Java Developer
15 40 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
16 35 (2.47%) Full Stack Developer
17 33 (2.33%) AWS Developer
18 32 (2.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 31 (2.18%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 636 (44.82%) Spring
2 388 (27.34%) Web Services
3 326 (22.97%) XML
4 316 (22.27%) REST
5 283 (19.94%) HTML
6 253 (17.83%) JSON
7 236 (16.63%) SOAP
8 232 (16.35%) CSS
9 225 (15.86%) Hibernate
10 204 (14.38%) RESTful
11 191 (13.46%) Spring Boot
12 176 (12.40%) AngularJS
13 169 (11.91%) J2EE
14 161 (11.35%) HTML5
15 140 (9.87%) JMS
16 138 (9.73%) XSLT
17 137 (9.65%) Apache Camel
18 128 (9.02%) Java EE
19 112 (7.89%) Middleware
20 105 (7.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 136 (9.58%) Greenfield Project
2 65 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 43 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 38 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
6 34 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (1.90%) Data Structures
8 21 (1.48%) User Experience
9 20 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 17 (1.20%) Cloud Native
11 17 (1.20%) Equities
12 16 (1.13%) Fintech
12 16 (1.13%) iPad
13 12 (0.85%) Derivative
14 10 (0.70%) Fixed Income
15 9 (0.63%) PKI
15 9 (0.63%) Public Cloud
15 9 (0.63%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.63%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 422 (29.74%) Linux
2 214 (15.08%) Unix
3 91 (6.41%) Windows
4 81 (5.71%) CentOS
5 50 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (3.24%) Android
7 28 (1.97%) Ubuntu
8 22 (1.55%) Windows Server
9 13 (0.92%) Solaris
10 12 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 12 (0.85%) VMS
11 9 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.63%) Debian
12 8 (0.56%) Fedora
13 5 (0.35%) HPUX
13 5 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.28%) AIX
15 1 (0.070%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 882 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 468 (32.98%) DevOps
3 461 (32.49%) TDD
4 410 (28.89%) Scrum
5 373 (26.29%) Continuous Integration
6 241 (16.98%) Test Automation
7 213 (15.01%) Microservices
8 210 (14.80%) OO
9 202 (14.24%) BDD
10 181 (12.76%) SOA
11 156 (10.99%) Open Source
12 155 (10.92%) Configuration Management
13 151 (10.64%) Unit Testing
14 140 (9.87%) MVC
15 135 (9.51%) Kanban
16 113 (7.96%) SDLC
17 110 (7.75%) Continuous Delivery
18 101 (7.12%) E-Commerce
19 92 (6.48%) Pair Programming
20 91 (6.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1176 (82.88%) Java
2 394 (27.77%) JavaScript
3 332 (23.40%) SQL
4 231 (16.28%) Python
5 173 (12.19%) Bash Shell
6 133 (9.37%) Groovy
7 104 (7.33%) Ruby
8 93 (6.55%) Shell Script
9 87 (6.13%) XPath
10 61 (4.30%) Perl
10 61 (4.30%) PL/SQL
11 48 (3.38%) Scala
12 42 (2.96%) C#
13 21 (1.48%) Go
14 20 (1.41%) PHP
14 20 (1.41%) PowerShell
15 17 (1.20%) Korn
16 16 (1.13%) ES6
17 14 (0.99%) C++
18 11 (0.78%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 83 (5.85%) Security Cleared
2 82 (5.78%) Degree
3 71 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (1.27%) Master's Degree
6 14 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (0.49%) CLAS
7 7 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.49%) RHCE
7 7 (0.49%) RHCSA
8 5 (0.35%) CISSP
8 5 (0.35%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.35%) ISEB
9 4 (0.28%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.02%) QA
2 28 (1.97%) MiFID
3 22 (1.55%) Dodd-Frank
3 22 (1.55%) EMIR
4 12 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.49%) FATCA
6 6 (0.42%) JSP 440
6 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.21%) HL7
8 2 (0.14%) GCP
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.070%) PMO
System Software
1 249 (17.55%) Docker
2 54 (3.81%) Virtual Machines
3 34 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.85%) Postfix
4 12 (0.85%) Squid
5 11 (0.78%) HDFS
5 11 (0.78%) vCloud
6 8 (0.56%) Varnish
7 7 (0.49%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.28%) vSphere
9 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.21%) Xen
10 2 (0.14%) KVM
10 2 (0.14%) LXC
11 1 (0.070%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.070%) Ceph
11 1 (0.070%) iptables
11 1 (0.070%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 242 (17.05%) Puppet
2 224 (15.79%) Ansible
3 149 (10.50%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (4.09%) Kubernetes
5 50 (3.52%) ZABBIX
6 43 (3.03%) Terraform
7 26 (1.83%) logstash
8 22 (1.55%) Nagios
9 20 (1.41%) Salt
10 19 (1.34%) Oozie
11 16 (1.13%) Kibana
12 15 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
12 15 (1.06%) Graphite
12 15 (1.06%) Prometheus
13 13 (0.92%) OpenAM
14 12 (0.85%) Rancher
15 11 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
15 11 (0.78%) Rsyslog
15 11 (0.78%) Sysdig
16 9 (0.63%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 305 (21.49%) Oracle
2 84 (5.92%) SAP
3 67 (4.72%) WSO2
4 65 (4.58%) Red Hat
5 54 (3.81%) Splunk
5 54 (3.81%) VMware
6 53 (3.74%) Microsoft
7 52 (3.66%) Atlassian
8 47 (3.31%) IBM
9 46 (3.24%) TIBCO
10 38 (2.68%) Google
11 37 (2.61%) Adobe
12 35 (2.47%) MuleSoft
13 27 (1.90%) Perforce
13 27 (1.90%) Sybase
14 25 (1.76%) ATG
15 22 (1.55%) Sonatype
16 19 (1.34%) AppDynamics
16 19 (1.34%) hybris
17 18 (1.27%) Currenex
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