Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 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
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 249 123
Rank change year-on-year +71 -126 +19
Contract jobs citing Maven 416 813 2,089
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.50% 1.06% 2.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.36% 5.97% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 517 1,533
Median daily rate £498 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £400 £375 £370
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £513
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -28.21% +14.71%
10th Percentile £35.00 £23.60 £24.18
90th Percentile £68.75 £35.00 £54.63
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year - -28.21% +14.71%

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 4,975 13,613 19,815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.94% 17.69% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,224 9,063 13,743
Median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £330 £325
90th Percentile £650 £642 £625
UK median daily rate £485 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.11% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 181 201
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30.00 £20.50 £25.40
90th Percentile £61.28 £60.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate £42.38 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.69% +3.53% -

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Maven in England

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Maven in England.

Daily rate trend for Maven in England

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Maven in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Maven in England

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Maven in England.

Hourly rate trend for Maven in England

Maven
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Maven in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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 +62 242 £513 -6.82% 42
North of England +72 76 £450 -5.26% 19
Yorkshire +63 44 £450 - 7
North West +70 23 £450 -10.00% 9
South East +86 22 £460 +2.22% 12
Midlands +38 21 £428 -9.89% 12
South West +78 19 £525 +5.00% 8
East of England +88 15 £473 -0.53% 8
West Midlands +25 13 £428 -9.89% 9
North East +17 9 £450 -4.00% 3
East Midlands +33 6 £411 +9.67% 3
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Maven.

1 376 (90.38%) Java
2 281 (67.55%) Git (software)
3 267 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
4 262 (62.98%) Jenkins
5 258 (62.02%) Spring
6 173 (41.59%) Spring Boot
7 164 (39.42%) DevOps
8 160 (38.46%) AWS
9 146 (35.10%) Microservices
10 133 (31.97%) Scrum
11 131 (31.49%) Test Automation
12 120 (28.85%) TDD
12 120 (28.85%) JUnit
12 120 (28.85%) Java 8
13 118 (28.37%) REST
14 114 (27.40%) JIRA
15 107 (25.72%) Docker
16 104 (25.00%) Linux
17 101 (24.28%) Node.js
18 100 (24.04%) JSON
19 99 (23.80%) Continuous Integration
20 97 (23.32%) Web Services
21 92 (22.12%) Confluence
21 92 (22.12%) Gradle
22 91 (21.88%) Python
23 83 (19.95%) React
24 81 (19.47%) Finance
25 80 (19.23%) JavaScript
25 80 (19.23%) GitHub
26 79 (18.99%) SQL

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 92 (22.12%) Confluence
2 55 (13.22%) Mule
3 44 (10.58%) Cloud Foundry
3 44 (10.58%) WebLogic
4 29 (6.97%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (5.53%) Red Hat Fuse
6 22 (5.29%) Apache
7 20 (4.81%) Tomcat
8 19 (4.57%) Oracle Service Bus
9 17 (4.09%) JBoss
9 17 (4.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 15 (3.61%) Apache Solr
10 15 (3.61%) WebSphere
11 13 (3.13%) nginx
12 10 (2.40%) AquaLogic
13 7 (1.68%) SharePoint
14 6 (1.44%) Jetty
15 5 (1.20%) MQSeries
15 5 (1.20%) Oracle Self-Service HR
16 4 (0.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.88%) ION MarketView
2 11 (2.64%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 4 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.24%) Exstream
6 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 160 (38.46%) AWS
2 80 (19.23%) GitHub
3 65 (15.63%) Azure
4 48 (11.54%) Slack
5 38 (9.13%) GCP
6 34 (8.17%) PaaS
7 29 (6.97%) npm
8 22 (5.29%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (4.81%) IaaS
10 15 (3.61%) Amazon ECS
11 13 (3.13%) Serverless
12 12 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (2.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (2.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (2.64%) Coveralls
14 10 (2.40%) Amazon S3
14 10 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (2.40%) AWS CloudTrail
14 10 (2.40%) Kong
15 9 (2.16%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.17%) HTTP
2 25 (6.01%) DNS
3 17 (4.09%) SSL
4 14 (3.37%) Firewall
5 8 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
5 8 (1.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.68%) SSH
7 6 (1.44%) Internet
8 4 (0.96%) DHCP
8 4 (0.96%) Network Security
8 4 (0.96%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (0.96%) SAN
8 4 (0.96%) VLAN
9 3 (0.72%) AMQP
9 3 (0.72%) FIX Connectivity
10 1 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.06%) NoSQL
2 45 (10.82%) MySQL
3 44 (10.58%) Relational Database
4 43 (10.34%) MongoDB
5 31 (7.45%) SQL Server
6 30 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (6.49%) Oracle Database
8 16 (3.85%) BigQuery
8 16 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (3.37%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.88%) RDBMS
11 11 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.92%) Big Data
14 8 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.44%) Cosmos DB
16 4 (0.96%) Cloud Spanner
Development Applications
1 281 (67.55%) Git (software)
2 262 (62.98%) Jenkins
3 120 (28.85%) JUnit
4 114 (27.40%) JIRA
5 92 (22.12%) Gradle
6 75 (18.03%) Sonatype Nexus
7 70 (16.83%) Mockito
8 64 (15.38%) Cucumber
9 51 (12.26%) SonarQube
10 44 (10.58%) IntelliJ
10 44 (10.58%) Selenium
10 44 (10.58%) Subversion
11 40 (9.62%) GitLab
12 36 (8.65%) Ant
13 35 (8.41%) gulp
14 32 (7.69%) Android Studio
15 28 (6.73%) CocoaPods
15 28 (6.73%) Xcode
16 24 (5.77%) Artifactory
17 20 (4.81%) Hudson
General
1 81 (19.47%) Finance
2 62 (14.90%) Banking
3 57 (13.70%) Public Sector
4 29 (6.97%) Investment Banking
5 18 (4.33%) Marketing
6 16 (3.85%) Electronics
6 16 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.13%) Front Office
8 9 (2.16%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.92%) Retail
10 4 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.72%) Back Office
11 3 (0.72%) Games
12 2 (0.48%) Advertising
12 2 (0.48%) Legal
12 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
13 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 238 (57.21%) Developer
2 186 (44.71%) Java Developer
3 43 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 36 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (8.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 31 (7.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 30 (7.21%) Architect
8 24 (5.77%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 24 (5.77%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 22 (5.29%) Java Engineer
10 16 (3.85%) Agile Developer
10 16 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
11 14 (3.37%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (3.37%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 13 (3.13%) Integration Developer
12 13 (3.13%) Senior Integration Developer
13 12 (2.88%) Applications Architect
13 12 (2.88%) Backend Developer
13 12 (2.88%) Software Engineer
14 11 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (62.02%) Spring
2 173 (41.59%) Spring Boot
3 118 (28.37%) REST
4 101 (24.28%) Node.js
5 100 (24.04%) JSON
6 97 (23.32%) Web Services
7 83 (19.95%) React
8 72 (17.31%) RESTful
9 63 (15.14%) XML
10 61 (14.66%) AngularJS
11 58 (13.94%) SOAP
12 56 (13.46%) HTML
13 54 (12.98%) Hibernate
14 53 (12.74%) WireMock
15 51 (12.26%) RabbitMQ
16 50 (12.02%) Apache Camel
17 48 (11.54%) CSS
18 46 (11.06%) HTML5
19 40 (9.62%) JMS
20 37 (8.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.70%) Mobile App
2 42 (10.10%) Fixed Income
3 31 (7.45%) User Experience
4 24 (5.77%) Derivative
5 17 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 16 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 11 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.64%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.16%) iPad
10 8 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.68%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.96%) Equities
13 3 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.72%) TWAP
13 3 (0.72%) VWAP
14 2 (0.48%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.48%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.48%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 104 (25.00%) Linux
2 51 (12.26%) Unix
3 44 (10.58%) Android
4 41 (9.86%) Apple iOS
5 27 (6.49%) Windows
6 14 (3.37%) CentOS
7 9 (2.16%) Debian
7 9 (2.16%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.96%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.72%) Fedora
11 2 (0.48%) Solaris
12 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (39.42%) DevOps
3 146 (35.10%) Microservices
4 133 (31.97%) Scrum
5 131 (31.49%) Test Automation
6 120 (28.85%) TDD
7 99 (23.80%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (17.31%) Kanban
9 64 (15.38%) OO
10 58 (13.94%) BDD
11 57 (13.70%) Open Source
12 56 (13.46%) Pair Programming
13 49 (11.78%) SDLC
14 43 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
15 41 (9.86%) Software Engineering
16 40 (9.62%) Multithreading
16 40 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
17 38 (9.13%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 34 (8.17%) Electronic Trading
19 33 (7.93%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 376 (90.38%) Java
2 120 (28.85%) Java 8
3 91 (21.88%) Python
4 80 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 79 (18.99%) SQL
6 43 (10.34%) Kotlin
7 35 (8.41%) Shell Script
8 31 (7.45%) Apple Swift
9 26 (6.25%) PL/SQL
10 21 (5.05%) Bash Shell
11 15 (3.61%) XPath
12 14 (3.37%) Groovy
13 13 (3.13%) ES6
13 13 (3.13%) Perl
14 7 (1.68%) C#
14 7 (1.68%) C++
14 7 (1.68%) Ruby
15 6 (1.44%) Scala
16 5 (1.20%) Clojure
16 5 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (15.14%) Security Cleared
2 48 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.09%) Degree
4 11 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.72%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.48%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.48%) ISEB
7 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.24%) HNC
8 1 (0.24%) HND
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.24%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.58%) QA
2 4 (0.96%) GDPR
3 3 (0.72%) WCAG
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 107 (25.72%) Docker
2 10 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.20%) Postfix
4 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.48%) Varnish
5 2 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 67 (16.11%) Kubernetes
2 61 (14.66%) Terraform
3 39 (9.38%) Ansible
4 26 (6.25%) Puppet
5 23 (5.53%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (2.16%) Argo
7 8 (1.92%) Kibana
8 7 (1.68%) Rundeck
9 6 (1.44%) Salt
10 4 (0.96%) Grafana
11 3 (0.72%) logstash
11 3 (0.72%) Packer
11 3 (0.72%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.48%) HP ALM
12 2 (0.48%) NetIQ Identity Manager
13 1 (0.24%) CFEngine
13 1 (0.24%) Control-M
13 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.24%) Knative
Vendors
1 70 (16.83%) Oracle
2 53 (12.74%) Splunk
3 43 (10.34%) AppDynamics
4 22 (5.29%) BEA
5 21 (5.05%) Google
6 20 (4.81%) Microsoft
7 19 (4.57%) Atlassian
8 18 (4.33%) SAP
8 18 (4.33%) Sybase
9 16 (3.85%) WSO2
10 13 (3.13%) Blue Coat
10 13 (3.13%) F5
10 13 (3.13%) ION Trading
10 13 (3.13%) Talend
11 12 (2.88%) webMethods
12 10 (2.40%) Informatica
12 10 (2.40%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.16%) Murex
14 8 (1.92%) Cloudera
14 8 (1.92%) IBM