Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 171 188
Rank change year-on-year +43 +17 +8
Contract jobs citing Maven 1872 1572 1408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.01% 1.61% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.68% 9.74% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1034 959
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £349 £325 £325
90th Percentile £625 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 10
England median hourly rate £42.50 £29.53 £43.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.95% -32.02% -8.57%
10th Percentile £38.80 £26.11 £36.13
90th Percentile £63.10 £32.94 £49.88
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £29.53 £45.00
% change year-on-year +43.95% -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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17533 16135 15014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.80% 16.57% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12283 10943 10092
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £280
90th Percentile £605 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 231 286
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.15 £23.88
90th Percentile £59.88 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
London -5 973 £525 +5.00% 70
South East +44 331 £475 - 14
North of England +50 168 £413 -1.79% 25
East of England +65 161 £513 +9.04% 16
Midlands +56 122 £420 -4.55% 6
South West +43 114 £420 +3.70% 9
Yorkshire +38 98 £425 - 11
West Midlands +50 81 £421 -6.50% 2
North West +19 65 £400 -4.76% 13
East Midlands +25 40 £420 +5.00% 4
North East +54 5 £665 +90.00% 1
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 1564 (83.55%) Java
2 1246 (66.56%) Agile Software Development
3 931 (49.73%) Jenkins
4 867 (46.31%) Git (software)
5 856 (45.73%) Spring
6 584 (31.20%) TDD
7 557 (29.75%) Linux
8 543 (29.01%) Web Services
9 534 (28.53%) DevOps
10 487 (26.01%) Finance
11 486 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
12 485 (25.91%) Scrum
12 485 (25.91%) JUnit
13 475 (25.37%) JavaScript
14 452 (24.15%) REST
15 448 (23.93%) SQL
16 435 (23.24%) JIRA
17 420 (22.44%) Oracle
18 413 (22.06%) Docker
19 386 (20.62%) Hibernate
20 381 (20.35%) XML
21 370 (19.76%) Test Automation
22 356 (19.02%) RESTful
22 356 (19.02%) Amazon AWS
23 343 (18.32%) Microservices
24 340 (18.16%) Unix
25 316 (16.88%) BDD
26 313 (16.72%) SOAP
26 313 (16.72%) Spring Boot
27 304 (16.24%) Puppet

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
1 233 (12.45%) Tomcat
2 218 (11.65%) Confluence
3 150 (8.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 147 (7.85%) JBoss
5 134 (7.16%) Apache
6 112 (5.98%) Mule
7 100 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
8 85 (4.54%) Oracle Service Bus
9 77 (4.11%) WebLogic
10 74 (3.95%) WebSphere
11 53 (2.83%) WildFly
12 39 (2.08%) Apache Spark
13 37 (1.98%) nginx
14 35 (1.87%) OpenStack
15 32 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 31 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
17 26 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
18 24 (1.28%) Apache Solr
19 20 (1.07%) IIS
20 18 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (0.48%) MS Visio
2 8 (0.43%) HipChat
3 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.053%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (0.32%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.27%) Kondor
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.11%) RMDS
6 1 (0.053%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 356 (19.02%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (5.66%) GitHub
3 87 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 70 (3.74%) Amazon EC2
5 61 (3.26%) OpenShift
6 58 (3.10%) npm
7 55 (2.94%) PaaS
8 49 (2.62%) Amazon S3
9 44 (2.35%) IaaS
10 35 (1.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 33 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
12 31 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
12 31 (1.66%) Serverless
13 30 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
14 26 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
15 23 (1.23%) Trello
15 23 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 18 (0.96%) Slack
17 17 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
18 15 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.06%) HTTP
2 46 (2.46%) Internet
3 39 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 35 (1.87%) Firewall
5 33 (1.76%) SSL
6 30 (1.60%) DNS
6 30 (1.60%) SMS
7 19 (1.01%) OpenLDAP
8 18 (0.96%) VPN
9 17 (0.91%) SSH
10 15 (0.80%) OpenVPN
11 14 (0.75%) AMQP
11 14 (0.75%) FTP
12 12 (0.64%) Network Security
13 9 (0.48%) LDAP
14 7 (0.37%) Kerberos
15 6 (0.32%) DHCP
16 5 (0.27%) LAN
16 5 (0.27%) MPLS
16 5 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (12.39%) Relational Database
2 173 (9.24%) NoSQL
3 141 (7.53%) RDBMS
4 124 (6.62%) MongoDB
5 115 (6.14%) MySQL
6 99 (5.29%) SQL Server
7 92 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
8 66 (3.53%) Oracle Database
9 63 (3.37%) Big Data
10 56 (2.99%) Hadoop
11 55 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 38 (2.03%) Redis
13 33 (1.76%) Amazon RDS
14 27 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 23 (1.23%) DB2
16 20 (1.07%) Apache Hive
17 19 (1.01%) HBase
18 17 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
19 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 931 (49.73%) Jenkins
2 867 (46.31%) Git (software)
3 485 (25.91%) JUnit
4 435 (23.24%) JIRA
5 303 (16.19%) Gradle
6 296 (15.81%) Subversion
7 287 (15.33%) Ant
8 257 (13.73%) Mockito
9 198 (10.58%) TeamCity
10 195 (10.42%) Sonatype Nexus
11 188 (10.04%) Selenium
12 182 (9.72%) Cucumber
13 164 (8.76%) Eclipse
14 163 (8.71%) SonarQube
15 119 (6.36%) SoapUI
16 105 (5.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 99 (5.29%) IntelliJ
18 92 (4.91%) Bitbucket
19 79 (4.22%) Liquibase
19 79 (4.22%) Vagrant
General
1 487 (26.01%) Finance
2 300 (16.03%) Banking
3 132 (7.05%) Telecoms
4 124 (6.62%) Marketing
5 113 (6.04%) Manufacturing
6 109 (5.82%) Electronics
7 77 (4.11%) Investment Banking
8 75 (4.01%) Front Office
9 61 (3.26%) Retail
10 31 (1.66%) Games
11 28 (1.50%) Back Office
12 26 (1.39%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.96%) Retail Banking
14 17 (0.91%) Publishing
15 9 (0.48%) Law
16 8 (0.43%) Billing
17 7 (0.37%) Automotive
18 5 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
19 4 (0.21%) Music Industry
19 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1193 (63.73%) Developer
2 912 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 285 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 216 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 129 (6.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 126 (6.73%) Agile Developer
7 88 (4.70%) AWS DevOps
8 86 (4.59%) Java Engineer
9 85 (4.54%) Integration Developer
10 81 (4.33%) Lead Developer
11 79 (4.22%) AWS Engineer
12 78 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
13 75 (4.01%) Consultant
14 73 (3.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 66 (3.53%) Agile Java Developer
16 61 (3.26%) SOA Developer
17 51 (2.72%) Software Engineer
18 46 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
19 45 (2.40%) Angular Developer
19 45 (2.40%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 856 (45.73%) Spring
2 543 (29.01%) Web Services
3 452 (24.15%) REST
4 386 (20.62%) Hibernate
5 381 (20.35%) XML
6 356 (19.02%) RESTful
7 313 (16.72%) SOAP
7 313 (16.72%) Spring Boot
8 301 (16.08%) AngularJS
9 298 (15.92%) HTML
10 278 (14.85%) JSON
11 224 (11.97%) J2EE
12 213 (11.38%) JMS
13 206 (11.00%) Java EE
14 204 (10.90%) CSS
15 195 (10.42%) jQuery
16 193 (10.31%) Middleware
17 186 (9.94%) Apache Camel
18 181 (9.67%) HTML5
19 161 (8.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 183 (9.78%) Greenfield Project
2 81 (4.33%) Linux Command Line
3 62 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
5 55 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 50 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 48 (2.56%) User Experience
8 38 (2.03%) Fintech
9 36 (1.92%) Algorithms
10 35 (1.87%) Data Structures
11 28 (1.50%) Public Cloud
12 25 (1.34%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.18%) Digital Media
14 20 (1.07%) Cloud Native
15 17 (0.91%) Equities
15 17 (0.91%) N-Tier
16 16 (0.85%) Derivative
16 16 (0.85%) Mobile App
16 16 (0.85%) Online Banking
17 13 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 557 (29.75%) Linux
2 340 (18.16%) Unix
3 128 (6.84%) Windows
4 76 (4.06%) CentOS
5 73 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (2.83%) VMS
7 47 (2.51%) Solaris
8 37 (1.98%) Ubuntu
9 30 (1.60%) Android
10 26 (1.39%) Windows Server
11 23 (1.23%) Apple iOS
12 15 (0.80%) Debian
12 15 (0.80%) HPUX
13 7 (0.37%) AIX
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.053%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.053%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.053%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1246 (66.56%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (31.20%) TDD
3 534 (28.53%) DevOps
4 486 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
5 485 (25.91%) Scrum
6 370 (19.76%) Test Automation
7 343 (18.32%) Microservices
8 316 (16.88%) BDD
9 288 (15.38%) OO
10 276 (14.74%) SOA
11 203 (10.84%) Kanban
12 193 (10.31%) Configuration Management
13 184 (9.83%) MVC
14 159 (8.49%) Unit Testing
15 150 (8.01%) Open Source
16 149 (7.96%) Software Engineering
17 145 (7.75%) Continuous Delivery
18 142 (7.59%) E-Commerce
19 131 (7.00%) SDLC
20 120 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1564 (83.55%) Java
2 475 (25.37%) JavaScript
3 448 (23.93%) SQL
4 298 (15.92%) Python
5 190 (10.15%) Bash Shell
6 149 (7.96%) XPath
7 132 (7.05%) Groovy
8 109 (5.82%) Ruby
9 99 (5.29%) Perl
10 80 (4.27%) Scala
11 79 (4.22%) PL/SQL
12 69 (3.69%) Shell Script
13 60 (3.21%) C#
14 50 (2.67%) JPQL
15 28 (1.50%) C++
16 22 (1.18%) PowerShell
16 22 (1.18%) T-SQL
17 20 (1.07%) ES6
18 19 (1.01%) Korn
19 18 (0.96%) Go
Qualifications
1 152 (8.12%) Security Cleared
2 112 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 67 (3.58%) Degree
4 27 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (0.48%) Sun Certification
7 7 (0.37%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (0.37%) CLAS
7 7 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.27%) CISSP
8 5 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.27%) ISEB
8 5 (0.27%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.21%) RHCE
9 4 (0.21%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.11%) CFA
12 1 (0.053%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.053%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.053%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (5.02%) QA
2 16 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.48%) MiFID
3 9 (0.48%) WCAG
4 6 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.32%) EMIR
4 6 (0.32%) JSP 440
5 5 (0.27%) GCP
6 3 (0.16%) HL7
6 3 (0.16%) PSD2
7 2 (0.11%) SLA
8 1 (0.053%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.053%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 413 (22.06%) Docker
2 46 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (0.85%) Squid
5 15 (0.80%) Postfix
5 15 (0.80%) vCloud
6 10 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (0.53%) HDFS
6 10 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.32%) vSphere
8 5 (0.27%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.21%) Varnish
10 3 (0.16%) Active Directory
10 3 (0.16%) Xen
11 2 (0.11%) Firmware
11 2 (0.11%) KVM
11 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.053%) LXC
Systems Management
1 304 (16.24%) Puppet
2 277 (14.80%) Ansible
3 168 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
4 134 (7.16%) Kubernetes
5 75 (4.01%) Terraform
6 74 (3.95%) ZABBIX
7 62 (3.31%) logstash
8 36 (1.92%) Kibana
9 30 (1.60%) Rancher
10 26 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
11 24 (1.28%) Nagios
12 16 (0.85%) Salt
13 14 (0.75%) Consul
13 14 (0.75%) Mesos
13 14 (0.75%) Rsyslog
13 14 (0.75%) Sysdig
14 13 (0.69%) BladeLogic
14 13 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
15 11 (0.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 9 (0.48%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 420 (22.44%) Oracle
2 112 (5.98%) SAP
3 97 (5.18%) Red Hat
4 94 (5.02%) WSO2
5 75 (4.01%) IBM
6 68 (3.63%) VMware
7 56 (2.99%) TIBCO
8 53 (2.83%) Microsoft
9 48 (2.56%) Atlassian
9 48 (2.56%) Splunk
10 43 (2.30%) Google
10 43 (2.30%) Sybase
11 42 (2.24%) MuleSoft
12 31 (1.66%) Adobe
12 31 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
13 29 (1.55%) Perforce
14 25 (1.34%) Talend
15 24 (1.28%) HP
16 23 (1.23%) hybris
16 23 (1.23%) Sonatype