Period
to 20 January 2018

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 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 167 167
Rank change year-on-year +45 0 +17
Contract jobs citing Maven 1,931 1,458 1,518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.11% 1.62% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.35% 9.72% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,467 951 1,063
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £350 £338 £326
90th Percentile £625 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
England median hourly rate £45.00 £29.53 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.41% -34.39% -5.26%
10th Percentile £40.35 £26.11 £36.00
90th Percentile £64.25 £32.94 £51.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £29.53 £46.25
% change year-on-year +52.41% -36.16% -2.63%

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 17,013 14,995 14,581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.58% 16.67% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,030 10,028 9,782
England median daily rate £470 £432 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.80% +4.73% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £453 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.47% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 220 347
England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £29.90 £24.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £62.40 £52.50 £50.68
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018.

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 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
London +10 1,034 £525 +5.00% 190
South East +14 276 £495 +4.11% 63
North of England +75 218 £400 -4.76% 49
East of England +65 166 £513 +10.81% 34
Midlands +83 138 £413 -8.33% 22
Yorkshire +53 133 £400 -5.88% 28
South West +48 122 £425 +13.33% 36
West Midlands +88 93 £375 -25.00% 7
North West +17 75 £400 -4.76% 21
East Midlands +20 44 £420 +5.00% 15
North East +51 10 £665 +97.77%
Maven
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Maven.

1 1,620 (83.89%) Java
2 1,311 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
3 1,027 (53.18%) Jenkins
4 886 (45.88%) Git (software)
5 860 (44.54%) Spring
6 637 (32.99%) TDD
7 599 (31.02%) DevOps
8 537 (27.81%) Linux
9 534 (27.65%) Continuous Integration
10 531 (27.50%) Web Services
11 503 (26.05%) JUnit
12 491 (25.43%) JavaScript
13 485 (25.12%) REST
14 472 (24.44%) Scrum
15 454 (23.51%) Docker
16 448 (23.20%) Finance
17 437 (22.63%) JIRA
18 436 (22.58%) Hibernate
19 428 (22.16%) Test Automation
20 419 (21.70%) SQL
21 416 (21.54%) BDD
22 411 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
23 408 (21.13%) RESTful
24 400 (20.71%) Oracle
25 373 (19.32%) Microservices
26 358 (18.54%) Unix
27 337 (17.45%) Puppet
28 331 (17.14%) Ansible
28 331 (17.14%) XML
29 321 (16.62%) Banking

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
1 242 (12.53%) Confluence
2 236 (12.22%) Tomcat
3 152 (7.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 150 (7.77%) JBoss
5 111 (5.75%) Mule
6 109 (5.64%) Apache
7 105 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
8 86 (4.45%) WebSphere
9 69 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
10 64 (3.31%) WildFly
11 63 (3.26%) WebLogic
12 53 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 52 (2.69%) Cloud Foundry
14 38 (1.97%) nginx
15 35 (1.81%) Apache Spark
16 33 (1.71%) OpenStack
17 29 (1.50%) Apache Solr
18 21 (1.09%) IIS
18 21 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
19 20 (1.04%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (0.36%) HipChat
1 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (1.66%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
3 8 (0.41%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.26%) Kondor
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.10%) RMDS
6 1 (0.052%) Global One
6 1 (0.052%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.052%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 411 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (4.97%) Amazon EC2
4 89 (4.61%) GitHub
5 71 (3.68%) npm
6 68 (3.52%) Amazon S3
7 57 (2.95%) PaaS
8 54 (2.80%) OpenShift
9 48 (2.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 46 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
10 46 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
10 46 (2.38%) IaaS
10 46 (2.38%) Serverless
11 42 (2.18%) AWS CloudFormation
12 29 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
13 27 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 24 (1.24%) Trello
15 20 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
15 20 (1.04%) Slack
16 16 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.19%) HTTP
2 61 (3.16%) Firewall
3 45 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 42 (2.18%) Internet
5 32 (1.66%) SSL
6 31 (1.61%) DNS
7 25 (1.29%) Network Security
7 25 (1.29%) VPN
8 23 (1.19%) OpenLDAP
8 23 (1.19%) SMS
9 21 (1.09%) OpenVPN
10 19 (0.98%) FTP
10 19 (0.98%) Kerberos
10 19 (0.98%) SSH
11 9 (0.47%) AMQP
12 8 (0.41%) DHCP
13 7 (0.36%) LAN
13 7 (0.36%) WAN
14 6 (0.31%) SMTP
15 5 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (11.50%) Relational Database
2 198 (10.25%) NoSQL
3 145 (7.51%) RDBMS
4 134 (6.94%) MongoDB
5 104 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
6 101 (5.23%) MySQL
7 93 (4.82%) SQL Server
8 73 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 66 (3.42%) Hadoop
10 60 (3.11%) Big Data
11 50 (2.59%) Oracle Database
12 38 (1.97%) Redis
13 37 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
14 33 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 33 (1.71%) DB2
15 25 (1.29%) HBase
16 24 (1.24%) Couchbase
17 17 (0.88%) Apache Hive
17 17 (0.88%) Neo4j
18 14 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1,027 (53.18%) Jenkins
2 886 (45.88%) Git (software)
3 503 (26.05%) JUnit
4 437 (22.63%) JIRA
5 316 (16.36%) Gradle
6 290 (15.02%) Ant
7 277 (14.34%) Subversion
8 257 (13.31%) Cucumber
8 257 (13.31%) Mockito
9 230 (11.91%) Sonatype Nexus
10 218 (11.29%) TeamCity
11 204 (10.56%) Selenium
12 203 (10.51%) SonarQube
13 170 (8.80%) Eclipse
14 119 (6.16%) SoapUI
15 99 (5.13%) Liquibase
16 95 (4.92%) Vagrant
17 91 (4.71%) Checkstyle
18 88 (4.56%) Bitbucket
18 88 (4.56%) IntelliJ
General
1 448 (23.20%) Finance
2 321 (16.62%) Banking
3 94 (4.87%) Investment Banking
4 92 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 86 (4.45%) Marketing
6 76 (3.94%) Manufacturing
7 74 (3.83%) Electronics
8 64 (3.31%) Retail
9 55 (2.85%) Front Office
10 32 (1.66%) Back Office
11 28 (1.45%) Games
12 23 (1.19%) Publishing
13 22 (1.14%) Retail Banking
14 18 (0.93%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.47%) Law
16 6 (0.31%) Billing
17 4 (0.21%) Automotive
17 4 (0.21%) Music Industry
18 3 (0.16%) Legal
18 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,227 (63.54%) Developer
2 918 (47.54%) Java Developer
3 333 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 223 (11.55%) Senior Developer
5 142 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 105 (5.44%) Java Engineer
7 102 (5.28%) AWS DevOps
8 100 (5.18%) Agile Developer
9 87 (4.51%) AWS Engineer
9 87 (4.51%) Lead Developer
10 81 (4.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 68 (3.52%) Integration Developer
12 66 (3.42%) Software Engineer
13 61 (3.16%) Agile Java Developer
14 58 (3.00%) Full Stack Developer
15 56 (2.90%) Lead Java Developer
16 55 (2.85%) Consultant
17 51 (2.64%) JavaScript Developer
18 49 (2.54%) SC Cleared Java Developer
19 42 (2.18%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 860 (44.54%) Spring
2 531 (27.50%) Web Services
3 485 (25.12%) REST
4 436 (22.58%) Hibernate
5 408 (21.13%) RESTful
6 331 (17.14%) XML
7 301 (15.59%) SOAP
8 290 (15.02%) Spring Boot
9 277 (14.34%) AngularJS
10 263 (13.62%) HTML
11 230 (11.91%) JMS
12 227 (11.76%) JSON
13 221 (11.44%) Java EE
14 215 (11.13%) J2EE
15 183 (9.48%) Apache Camel
16 178 (9.22%) jQuery
17 165 (8.54%) Middleware
18 163 (8.44%) CSS
19 158 (8.18%) Node.js
20 157 (8.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 167 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
2 112 (5.80%) Linux Command Line
3 62 (3.21%) User Experience
4 57 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
5 53 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 47 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 44 (2.28%) Fintech
9 34 (1.76%) Public Cloud
10 31 (1.61%) Algorithms
10 31 (1.61%) Data Structures
11 30 (1.55%) Digital Media
12 25 (1.29%) Virtual Team
13 23 (1.19%) Client/Server
14 19 (0.98%) Clustering
15 18 (0.93%) Mobile App
16 17 (0.88%) Derivative
17 12 (0.62%) N-Tier
17 12 (0.62%) RIA
18 10 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 537 (27.81%) Linux
2 358 (18.54%) Unix
3 106 (5.49%) Windows
4 96 (4.97%) CentOS
5 82 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 65 (3.37%) VMS
7 31 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 29 (1.50%) Android
8 29 (1.50%) Ubuntu
9 28 (1.45%) Solaris
10 12 (0.62%) Mac OS X
10 12 (0.62%) Windows Server
11 11 (0.57%) Debian
12 5 (0.26%) HPUX
13 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.052%) AIX
14 1 (0.052%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.052%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.052%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,311 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
2 637 (32.99%) TDD
3 599 (31.02%) DevOps
4 534 (27.65%) Continuous Integration
5 472 (24.44%) Scrum
6 428 (22.16%) Test Automation
7 416 (21.54%) BDD
8 373 (19.32%) Microservices
9 299 (15.48%) OO
10 253 (13.10%) SOA
11 226 (11.70%) MVC
12 222 (11.50%) Kanban
13 216 (11.19%) Configuration Management
14 212 (10.98%) Continuous Delivery
15 173 (8.96%) Unit Testing
16 171 (8.86%) Software Engineering
17 140 (7.25%) Dependency Injection
18 137 (7.09%) Open Source
18 137 (7.09%) SDLC
19 136 (7.04%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,620 (83.89%) Java
2 491 (25.43%) JavaScript
3 419 (21.70%) SQL
4 315 (16.31%) Python
5 177 (9.17%) Bash Shell
6 138 (7.15%) Ruby
7 137 (7.09%) Groovy
8 129 (6.68%) XPath
9 117 (6.06%) Perl
10 91 (4.71%) C#
11 89 (4.61%) Scala
12 71 (3.68%) Shell Script
13 64 (3.31%) JPQL
14 62 (3.21%) PL/SQL
15 40 (2.07%) C++
16 24 (1.24%) ES6
17 21 (1.09%) Jython
18 20 (1.04%) T-SQL
19 18 (0.93%) PowerShell
20 17 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 185 (9.58%) Security Cleared
2 136 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 70 (3.63%) Degree
4 24 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (0.67%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.31%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (0.31%) CISSP
8 6 (0.31%) CLAS
9 5 (0.26%) ISEB
10 4 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.16%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.052%) CFA
13 1 (0.052%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.052%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.052%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (6.21%) QA
2 12 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.52%) WCAG
4 9 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.41%) MiFID
6 6 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.31%) EMIR
6 6 (0.31%) JSP 440
6 6 (0.31%) RMADS
7 5 (0.26%) PSD2
8 3 (0.16%) SLA
9 2 (0.10%) GCP
9 2 (0.10%) PMO
10 1 (0.052%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 454 (23.51%) Docker
2 62 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (1.09%) Squid
5 19 (0.98%) Postfix
5 19 (0.98%) vCloud
5 19 (0.98%) vSphere
6 10 (0.52%) HDFS
6 10 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.47%) Active Directory
8 7 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.26%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.16%) KVM
11 2 (0.10%) Firmware
12 1 (0.052%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.052%) LXC
12 1 (0.052%) Xen
Systems Management
1 337 (17.45%) Puppet
2 331 (17.14%) Ansible
3 202 (10.46%) Opscode Chef
4 144 (7.46%) Kubernetes
5 73 (3.78%) Terraform
6 69 (3.57%) ZABBIX
7 67 (3.47%) logstash
8 41 (2.12%) Kibana
9 39 (2.02%) Docker Swarm
10 33 (1.71%) Nagios
11 31 (1.61%) Rancher
12 18 (0.93%) Rsyslog
12 18 (0.93%) Sysdig
13 15 (0.78%) Salt
14 14 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
15 13 (0.67%) Mesos
16 12 (0.62%) Consul
17 10 (0.52%) Capistrano
17 10 (0.52%) Opsview
18 9 (0.47%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 400 (20.71%) Oracle
2 122 (6.32%) Red Hat
3 88 (4.56%) VMware
4 84 (4.35%) IBM
5 77 (3.99%) SAP
6 71 (3.68%) Splunk
7 66 (3.42%) WSO2
8 50 (2.59%) Adobe
9 49 (2.54%) Atlassian
10 41 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
11 40 (2.07%) TIBCO
12 38 (1.97%) Google
12 38 (1.97%) MuleSoft
13 32 (1.66%) Microsoft
13 32 (1.66%) Perforce
14 29 (1.50%) HP
15 27 (1.40%) Sonatype
16 26 (1.35%) Coverity
16 26 (1.35%) Sybase
17 23 (1.19%) Talend