Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 146 155
Rank change year-on-year -31 +9 +10
Contract jobs citing Maven 1,315 1,714 1,420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.58% 1.87% 1.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.94% 9.42% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1,274 998
England median daily rate £525 £525 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.53% +4.74%
10th Percentile £400 £369 £359
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 8
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +49.12%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +49.12%

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 16,560 18,204 14,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.95% 19.89% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,017 12,522 10,047
England median daily rate £485 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £340 £320 £305
90th Percentile £638 £613 £594
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 224 299
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £21.25 £26.50 £28.05
90th Percentile £55.00 £66.58 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% - -

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 -46 644 £550 - 52
North of England +36 196 £475 +11.76% 13
South East -19 166 £463 -1.60% 11
Midlands +23 148 £530 +11.58% 4
Yorkshire +36 118 £475 +11.76% 2
West Midlands +14 99 £530 +9.28% 3
South West -5 97 £475 +8.57% 6
East of England -43 62 £525 - 9
North West +8 58 £488 +9.86% 8
East Midlands +15 46 £525 +13.51% 1
North East +23 20 £458 -4.89% 3
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 1,112 (84.56%) Java
2 915 (69.58%) Jenkins
3 806 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 623 (47.38%) Git (software)
5 592 (45.02%) Spring
6 454 (34.52%) DevOps
7 420 (31.94%) Docker
8 414 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
9 407 (30.95%) TDD
10 396 (30.11%) JavaScript
11 353 (26.84%) Web Services
12 351 (26.69%) Scrum
13 342 (26.01%) Continuous Integration
14 334 (25.40%) JUnit
15 322 (24.49%) Microservices
16 314 (23.88%) Spring Boot
17 312 (23.73%) Test Automation
18 310 (23.57%) Java 8
19 309 (23.50%) JIRA
20 301 (22.89%) RESTful
21 299 (22.74%) SQL
22 296 (22.51%) Linux
23 284 (21.60%) BDD
24 282 (21.44%) REST
25 253 (19.24%) Cucumber
26 252 (19.16%) Hibernate
27 250 (19.01%) Oracle
28 244 (18.56%) SOAP
29 241 (18.33%) HTML
30 235 (17.87%) Ansible

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 (17.72%) Confluence
2 132 (10.04%) Tomcat
3 82 (6.24%) JBoss
4 80 (6.08%) WebSphere
5 78 (5.93%) Apache
6 71 (5.40%) Elasticsearch
7 62 (4.71%) WebLogic
8 60 (4.56%) Mule
9 52 (3.95%) nginx
10 44 (3.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 43 (3.27%) Cloud Foundry
12 38 (2.89%) Apache Spark
13 33 (2.51%) Oracle Service Bus
14 32 (2.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 32 (2.43%) Apache Solr
15 30 (2.28%) WebSphere Application Server
16 26 (1.98%) Jetty
17 17 (1.29%) Documentum
18 16 (1.22%) GlassFish
19 15 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.076%) InVision
2 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.23%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.076%) Actimize
5 1 (0.076%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.076%) Maximo
5 1 (0.076%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.076%) RMDS
5 1 (0.076%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 414 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
2 185 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 149 (11.33%) GitHub
4 100 (7.60%) Amazon EC2
5 96 (7.30%) npm
6 55 (4.18%) OpenShift
7 52 (3.95%) PaaS
8 46 (3.50%) Amazon S3
9 43 (3.27%) Serverless
10 42 (3.19%) Amazon SQS
11 37 (2.81%) AWS CloudFormation
11 37 (2.81%) Google Cloud Platform
12 34 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
13 31 (2.36%) Slack
14 26 (1.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 21 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
15 21 (1.60%) SaaS
16 20 (1.52%) Apigee
17 19 (1.44%) BrowserStack
18 17 (1.29%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (5.70%) HTTP
2 32 (2.43%) FTP
3 28 (2.13%) Internet
4 23 (1.75%) Kerberos
5 19 (1.44%) SSL
6 17 (1.29%) DNS
6 17 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.53%) Firewall
7 7 (0.53%) VPN
8 5 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.30%) ATM
9 4 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (0.30%) SNMP
9 4 (0.30%) SSH
9 4 (0.30%) WebEx
10 3 (0.23%) AMQP
10 3 (0.23%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.23%) Network Security
11 2 (0.15%) IPv4
11 2 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 121 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 114 (8.67%) MySQL
3 114 (8.67%) Relational Database
4 106 (8.06%) SQL Server
5 104 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
6 78 (5.93%) Big Data
7 69 (5.25%) Hadoop
8 60 (4.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 46 (3.50%) Oracle Database
10 42 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (2.74%) HBase
12 32 (2.43%) Neo4j
13 31 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
14 26 (1.98%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.75%) DB2
16 14 (1.06%) Apache Hive
17 13 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (0.99%) Redis
18 12 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 915 (69.58%) Jenkins
2 623 (47.38%) Git (software)
3 334 (25.40%) JUnit
4 309 (23.50%) JIRA
5 253 (19.24%) Cucumber
6 220 (16.73%) Mockito
7 207 (15.74%) Gradle
8 194 (14.75%) Selenium
9 193 (14.68%) Sonatype Nexus
10 169 (12.85%) Subversion
11 158 (12.02%) SonarQube
12 130 (9.89%) Ant
13 100 (7.60%) gulp
14 89 (6.77%) TeamCity
15 85 (6.46%) GitLab
16 82 (6.24%) jMock
17 81 (6.16%) Eclipse
17 81 (6.16%) IntelliJ
18 77 (5.86%) Bitbucket
18 77 (5.86%) DbUnit
General
1 234 (17.79%) Finance
2 136 (10.34%) Banking
3 37 (2.81%) Retail
4 36 (2.74%) Marketing
5 35 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.59%) Front Office
7 31 (2.36%) Manufacturing
8 29 (2.21%) Electronics
9 28 (2.13%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.29%) Back Office
11 13 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.99%) Games
12 10 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.38%) Automotive
13 5 (0.38%) Billing
13 5 (0.38%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.30%) German Language
14 4 (0.30%) Law
15 3 (0.23%) Publishing
15 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 816 (62.05%) Developer
2 579 (44.03%) Java Developer
3 207 (15.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 171 (13.00%) Senior Developer
5 138 (10.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 64 (4.87%) Tester
7 62 (4.71%) Java Engineer
8 56 (4.26%) Automation Tester
8 56 (4.26%) AWS Developer
9 55 (4.18%) Architect
10 53 (4.03%) Lead Developer
11 52 (3.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 47 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
13 40 (3.04%) Integration Developer
14 37 (2.81%) AWS Engineer
15 34 (2.59%) Full Stack Developer
16 32 (2.43%) Senior DevOps
17 30 (2.28%) SC Cleared Java Developer
17 30 (2.28%) Software Developer
18 28 (2.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 592 (45.02%) Spring
2 353 (26.84%) Web Services
3 314 (23.88%) Spring Boot
4 301 (22.89%) RESTful
5 282 (21.44%) REST
6 252 (19.16%) Hibernate
7 244 (18.56%) SOAP
8 241 (18.33%) HTML
9 191 (14.52%) Node.js
10 189 (14.37%) JSON
11 181 (13.76%) XML
12 176 (13.38%) AngularJS
13 171 (13.00%) CSS
14 154 (11.71%) J2EE
15 148 (11.25%) Apache Camel
16 117 (8.90%) Java EE
17 112 (8.52%) JMS
18 108 (8.21%) HTML5
19 106 (8.06%) JAX-RS
20 105 (7.98%) React
Miscellaneous
1 85 (6.46%) User Experience
2 79 (6.01%) Greenfield Project
3 67 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 53 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 20 (1.52%) NHS
9 16 (1.22%) Public Cloud
10 15 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 12 (0.91%) PKI
12 11 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (0.68%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.68%) FMCG
13 9 (0.68%) iPad
14 8 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (0.53%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.46%) Fixed Income
16 6 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 296 (22.51%) Linux
2 162 (12.32%) Unix
3 72 (5.48%) Windows
4 43 (3.27%) Apple iOS
5 32 (2.43%) Mac OS X
6 30 (2.28%) Android
7 28 (2.13%) CentOS
8 27 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (1.83%) Ubuntu
10 14 (1.06%) VMS
11 8 (0.61%) Debian
12 6 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.23%) Fedora
14 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.15%) AIX
15 2 (0.15%) Windows Server
16 1 (0.076%) MVS
16 1 (0.076%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 806 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (34.52%) DevOps
3 407 (30.95%) TDD
4 351 (26.69%) Scrum
5 342 (26.01%) Continuous Integration
6 322 (24.49%) Microservices
7 312 (23.73%) Test Automation
8 284 (21.60%) BDD
9 185 (14.07%) Open Source
10 170 (12.93%) Kanban
11 119 (9.05%) Unit Testing
12 111 (8.44%) Continuous Delivery
13 107 (8.14%) Configuration Management
13 107 (8.14%) OO
14 100 (7.60%) Software Engineering
15 99 (7.53%) SOA
16 98 (7.45%) E-Commerce
17 97 (7.38%) Mentoring
18 96 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
19 80 (6.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,112 (84.56%) Java
2 396 (30.11%) JavaScript
3 310 (23.57%) Java 8
4 299 (22.74%) SQL
5 223 (16.96%) Python
6 100 (7.60%) Groovy
7 80 (6.08%) Shell Script
8 73 (5.55%) Perl
9 58 (4.41%) Scala
10 53 (4.03%) ES6
11 50 (3.80%) Ruby
12 46 (3.50%) Bash Shell
12 46 (3.50%) C#
13 41 (3.12%) C++
13 41 (3.12%) TypeScript
14 39 (2.97%) XPath
15 32 (2.43%) PL/SQL
16 23 (1.75%) PowerShell
17 20 (1.52%) Apple Swift
18 19 (1.44%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 139 (10.57%) Security Cleared
2 109 (8.29%) SC Cleared
3 71 (5.40%) Degree
4 27 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.46%) OCPJP
8 6 (0.46%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.30%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.30%) ISEB
9 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.23%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.076%) CCIE
11 1 (0.076%) CCNA
11 1 (0.076%) CFA
11 1 (0.076%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.076%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (5.10%) QA
2 3 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.15%) EMIR
3 2 (0.15%) GDPR
3 2 (0.15%) MiFID
3 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.15%) PSD2
3 2 (0.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.076%) HL7
4 1 (0.076%) PMO
System Software
1 420 (31.94%) Docker
2 47 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 46 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (2.97%) vSphere
5 17 (1.29%) Postfix
6 13 (0.99%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.53%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.38%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.38%) HDFS
9 4 (0.30%) KVM
9 4 (0.30%) Xen
10 2 (0.15%) iptables
10 2 (0.15%) NFS
11 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.076%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.076%) LXC
11 1 (0.076%) Samba
11 1 (0.076%) Time Sharing Option
11 1 (0.076%) Varnish
11 1 (0.076%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 235 (17.87%) Ansible
2 222 (16.88%) Kubernetes
3 137 (10.42%) Puppet
4 114 (8.67%) Terraform
5 110 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (2.21%) Nagios
7 23 (1.75%) ZABBIX
8 22 (1.67%) logstash
9 18 (1.37%) Control-M
10 15 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
11 14 (1.06%) Rancher
12 11 (0.84%) Kibana
13 10 (0.76%) Grafana
14 9 (0.68%) Rundeck
15 8 (0.61%) Packer
16 7 (0.53%) Consul
16 7 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
17 6 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
17 6 (0.46%) Oozie
17 6 (0.46%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 250 (19.01%) Oracle
2 74 (5.63%) Splunk
3 66 (5.02%) Google
4 59 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 57 (4.33%) Atlassian
6 56 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 55 (4.18%) VMware
8 43 (3.27%) AppDynamics
9 38 (2.89%) SAP
10 37 (2.81%) IBM
11 34 (2.59%) WSO2
12 31 (2.36%) MuleSoft
13 23 (1.75%) Perforce
14 18 (1.37%) Pega
15 17 (1.29%) Adobe
16 14 (1.06%) Netezza
17 12 (0.91%) Dynatrace
18 11 (0.84%) TIBCO
19 10 (0.76%) Cloudera
19 10 (0.76%) Sybase