Period
to 10 May 2021

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 10 May 2021 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
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 186 217 169
Rank change year-on-year +31 -48 -33
Contract jobs citing Maven 618 576 1,463
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.40% 1.24% 1.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.28% 6.89% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 405 973
10th Percentile £387 £365 £406
25th Percentile £450 £425 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +2.44%
75th Percentile £638 £575 £600
90th Percentile £700 £638 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 6
10th Percentile £44.05 £58.75 £52.25
25th Percentile £55.00 £59.88 £58.25
Median hourly rate £58.00 £63.50 £60.75
Median % change year-on-year -8.66% +4.53% +35.00%
75th Percentile £65.50 £65.39 £64.75
90th Percentile £67.91 £65.48 "
UK median hourly rate £58.00 £63.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.83% +33.33%

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 7,465 8,363 17,592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.88% 17.96% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,992 5,797 12,086
10th Percentile £344 £338 £340
25th Percentile £407 £413 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £588 £588 £575
90th Percentile £669 £675 £648
UK median daily rate £493 £495 £480
% change year-on-year -0.51% +3.13% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 127 245
10th Percentile £25.75 £18.25 £21.25
25th Percentile £40.00 £38.13 £37.50
Median hourly rate £47.47 £47.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year -0.06% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £56.50 £54.22 £50.00
90th Percentile £65.35 £64.35 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £44.92
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.76% +5.68%

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 10 May 2021.

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 10 May 2021.

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 10 May 2021. 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 +23 408 £580 +10.48% 67
North of England +53 61 £500 +16.96% 28
South East +35 37 £476 +0.13% 37
Midlands -19 30 £413 -8.33% 15
North West +26 25 £445 -1.11% 15
South West +9 23 £450 -14.29% 8
West Midlands -34 21 £428 -4.89% 12
East of England +28 20 £466 -3.42% 4
Yorkshire +23 19 £500 +21.95% 9
North East +27 17 £500 +16.28% 4
East Midlands +14 6 £376 +6.31% 3
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 10 May 2021, 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.

1 546 (88.35%) Java
2 383 (61.97%) Jenkins
3 355 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
4 353 (57.12%) Git (software)
5 313 (50.65%) Spring
6 256 (41.42%) Microservices
7 201 (32.52%) REST
8 194 (31.39%) Docker
9 186 (30.10%) DevOps
10 177 (28.64%) Java 8
11 171 (27.67%) Spring Boot
12 169 (27.35%) Kubernetes
13 166 (26.86%) Scrum
14 165 (26.70%) TDD
15 157 (25.40%) Finance
16 156 (25.24%) AWS
17 148 (23.95%) JIRA
18 144 (23.30%) BDD
19 142 (22.98%) Python
20 141 (22.82%) Continuous Integration
21 140 (22.65%) JavaScript
21 140 (22.65%) Gradle
22 137 (22.17%) SQL
23 131 (21.20%) Test Automation
24 129 (20.87%) Linux
25 126 (20.39%) Banking
26 122 (19.74%) JUnit
27 113 (18.28%) RESTful
27 113 (18.28%) Cucumber
28 104 (16.83%) Web Services

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 83 (13.43%) Confluence
2 43 (6.96%) Apache
2 43 (6.96%) Tomcat
3 31 (5.02%) Apache Spark
4 29 (4.69%) WebSphere
5 28 (4.53%) JBoss
6 26 (4.21%) Mule
7 24 (3.88%) WebLogic
8 17 (2.75%) nginx
9 16 (2.59%) Jetty
10 15 (2.43%) Anypoint
11 13 (2.10%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (2.10%) Red Hat Fuse
12 11 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (1.78%) Mule ESB
13 7 (1.13%) CMS
13 7 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 6 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 4 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.65%) ION MarketView
1 4 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 156 (25.24%) AWS
2 100 (16.18%) GitHub
3 89 (14.40%) Azure
4 58 (9.39%) GCP
5 45 (7.28%) OpenShift
6 43 (6.96%) Serverless
7 33 (5.34%) npm
8 31 (5.02%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (4.85%) PaaS
9 30 (4.85%) Slack
10 25 (4.05%) IaaS
11 17 (2.75%) Amazon S3
12 14 (2.27%) SaaS
13 13 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (1.13%) Cloud Functions
16 6 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (0.97%) Amazon ECS
16 6 (0.97%) Amazon EKS
16 6 (0.97%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.43%) HTTP
2 8 (1.29%) LAN
2 8 (1.29%) NAS
3 6 (0.97%) Firewall
3 6 (0.97%) SSL
4 4 (0.65%) AMQP
4 4 (0.65%) VPN
5 3 (0.49%) Calico
5 3 (0.49%) DNS
5 3 (0.49%) Network Security
6 2 (0.32%) DSL
6 2 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.32%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.16%) DMZ
7 1 (0.16%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.16%) FTP
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (16.34%) NoSQL
2 76 (12.30%) MongoDB
3 55 (8.90%) SQL Server
4 51 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (6.96%) Relational Database
6 36 (5.83%) MySQL
7 29 (4.69%) BigQuery
8 26 (4.21%) Big Data
9 25 (4.05%) Hadoop
10 19 (3.07%) Apache Hive
11 18 (2.91%) HBase
12 16 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (2.43%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.94%) Bigtable
14 12 (1.94%) Cloud Spanner
14 12 (1.94%) Data Lake
15 11 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.78%) RDBMS
16 10 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 10 (1.62%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 383 (61.97%) Jenkins
2 353 (57.12%) Git (software)
3 148 (23.95%) JIRA
4 140 (22.65%) Gradle
5 122 (19.74%) JUnit
6 113 (18.28%) Cucumber
7 82 (13.27%) Sonatype Nexus
8 78 (12.62%) GitLab
9 62 (10.03%) Selenium
10 54 (8.74%) Subversion
11 50 (8.09%) IntelliJ
12 48 (7.77%) Mockito
13 47 (7.61%) Ant
14 42 (6.80%) Bitbucket
15 40 (6.47%) SonarQube
16 37 (5.99%) TeamCity
17 35 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 35 (5.66%) Eclipse
18 34 (5.50%) Artifactory
18 34 (5.50%) gulp
General
1 157 (25.40%) Finance
2 126 (20.39%) Banking
3 97 (15.70%) Social Skills
4 46 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (5.83%) Investment Banking
6 25 (4.05%) Public Sector
7 24 (3.88%) Retail
8 21 (3.40%) Front Office
9 9 (1.46%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.13%) Marketing
10 7 (1.13%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.97%) Billing
11 6 (0.97%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.65%) Presentation Skills
13 4 (0.65%) Publishing
14 3 (0.49%) Back Office
14 3 (0.49%) Law
14 3 (0.49%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 351 (56.80%) Developer
2 270 (43.69%) Java Developer
3 90 (14.56%) Senior Developer
4 83 (13.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 67 (10.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 43 (6.96%) Full Stack Developer
7 39 (6.31%) Architect
7 39 (6.31%) Java Engineer
8 31 (5.02%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 24 (3.88%) AWS Developer
10 19 (3.07%) Automation Tester
10 19 (3.07%) Tester
11 18 (2.91%) Scala Developer
12 16 (2.59%) Data Engineer
13 15 (2.43%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 14 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
15 12 (1.94%) AWS Engineer
15 12 (1.94%) Azure Engineer
15 12 (1.94%) Software Engineer
15 12 (1.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (50.65%) Spring
2 201 (32.52%) REST
3 171 (27.67%) Spring Boot
4 113 (18.28%) RESTful
5 104 (16.83%) Web Services
6 103 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 85 (13.75%) Node.js
8 83 (13.43%) React
9 81 (13.11%) Hibernate
9 81 (13.11%) HTML
10 78 (12.62%) JSON
11 66 (10.68%) SOAP
12 65 (10.52%) Kafka
12 65 (10.52%) XML
13 63 (10.19%) CSS
14 57 (9.22%) JMS
15 45 (7.28%) Java EE
16 42 (6.80%) J2EE
17 38 (6.15%) JPA
18 30 (4.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (5.18%) Mobile App
3 22 (3.56%) User Experience
4 21 (3.40%) Fixed Income
5 16 (2.59%) Cloud Native
5 16 (2.59%) Public Cloud
6 15 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (2.27%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.10%) Credit Risk
9 12 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.78%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.78%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (1.62%) Clustering
11 10 (1.62%) Market Risk
12 9 (1.46%) Grid Computing
13 8 (1.29%) IVR
13 8 (1.29%) Replication
14 6 (0.97%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.81%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 129 (20.87%) Linux
2 77 (12.46%) Unix
3 33 (5.34%) Windows
4 10 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.46%) Android
5 9 (1.46%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.29%) CentOS
7 4 (0.65%) Solaris
8 2 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.32%) VMS
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) SUSE
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (41.42%) Microservices
3 186 (30.10%) DevOps
4 166 (26.86%) Scrum
5 165 (26.70%) TDD
6 144 (23.30%) BDD
7 141 (22.82%) Continuous Integration
8 131 (21.20%) Test Automation
9 83 (13.43%) Software Engineering
10 77 (12.46%) Kanban
11 75 (12.14%) OO
12 61 (9.87%) Unit Testing
13 59 (9.55%) Mentoring
14 57 (9.22%) Open Source
15 50 (8.09%) Multithreading
16 48 (7.77%) MVC
17 47 (7.61%) SDLC
18 45 (7.28%) Low Latency
19 44 (7.12%) Continuous Delivery
20 42 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 546 (88.35%) Java
2 177 (28.64%) Java 8
3 142 (22.98%) Python
4 140 (22.65%) JavaScript
5 137 (22.17%) SQL
6 56 (9.06%) Shell Script
7 40 (6.47%) Scala
8 39 (6.31%) TypeScript
9 36 (5.83%) Groovy
10 35 (5.66%) Bash Shell
11 32 (5.18%) PL/SQL
12 26 (4.21%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.91%) C
13 18 (2.91%) C++
13 18 (2.91%) Kotlin
14 16 (2.59%) Go
15 15 (2.43%) Ruby
16 12 (1.94%) Perl
17 11 (1.78%) C#
18 9 (1.46%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 78 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 74 (11.97%) SC Cleared
3 27 (4.37%) Degree
4 19 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.62%) Master's Degree
6 7 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.32%) HNC
9 2 (0.32%) ISEB
9 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.16%) HND
10 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (10.03%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) GDPR
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 15022
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 194 (31.39%) Docker
2 20 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (2.43%) HDFS
4 7 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.49%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.49%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.32%) KVM
6 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.16%) Postfix
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 169 (27.35%) Kubernetes
2 88 (14.24%) Terraform
3 79 (12.78%) Ansible
4 37 (5.99%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (3.40%) Puppet
6 19 (3.07%) Grafana
7 18 (2.91%) Istio
8 17 (2.75%) Prometheus
9 12 (1.94%) Kibana
9 12 (1.94%) Oozie
10 11 (1.78%) Argo
11 8 (1.29%) CloudHub
12 7 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
13 6 (0.97%) Salt
14 5 (0.81%) logstash
15 4 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
15 4 (0.65%) HP ALM
16 3 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
16 3 (0.49%) Packer
16 3 (0.49%) Rancher
Vendors
1 96 (15.53%) Oracle
2 43 (6.96%) Google
3 23 (3.72%) Atlassian
4 20 (3.24%) Microsoft
5 19 (3.07%) MuleSoft
6 18 (2.91%) Splunk
7 17 (2.75%) BEA
8 14 (2.27%) AppDynamics
9 13 (2.10%) Informatica
10 12 (1.94%) IBM
10 12 (1.94%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.94%) webMethods
11 11 (1.78%) Murex
11 11 (1.78%) New Relic
12 10 (1.62%) Sybase
13 7 (1.13%) ION Trading
13 7 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.13%) SAP
13 7 (1.13%) WSO2
14 6 (0.97%) Databricks