Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 186 183 262
Rank change year-on-year -3 +79 -139
Contract jobs citing Maven 1,010 410 840
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.52% 1.54% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.48% 8.53% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 270 528
10th Percentile £413 £400 £387
25th Percentile £481 £429 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.44%
75th Percentile £670 £550 £588
90th Percentile £750 £648 £650
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 1 1
Median hourly rate £65.50 £55.00 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +19.09% +243.75% -67.18%
UK median hourly rate £65.50 £55.00 £35.67
% change year-on-year +19.09% +54.21% -26.84%

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 11,904 4,806 13,842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.88% 18.10% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,140 3,380 9,323
10th Percentile £363 £315 £330
25th Percentile £435 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £495 £475
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
75th Percentile £625 £575 £575
90th Percentile £700 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £523 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +6.73% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 66 154
10th Percentile £25.48 £27.67 £20.50
25th Percentile £41.25 £41.00 £40.06
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +9.41%
75th Percentile £62.00 £54.52 £52.50
90th Percentile £70.12 £61.38 £59.63
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +15 683 £615 +22.90% 116
North of England -87 67 £500 +11.11% 35
South East -49 64 £497 +6.20% 19
Midlands -34 62 £460 +7.48% 12
South West +1 61 £488 -7.14% 13
West Midlands -20 59 £475 +10.98% 11
North West -53 27 £463 +2.78% 20
North East +6 23 £550 +22.22% 7
East of England -44 18 £513 +5.40% 3
Yorkshire -76 17 £550 +22.22% 8
East Midlands -44 2 £403 +27.78% 1
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 855 (84.65%) Java
2 712 (70.50%) Jenkins
3 620 (61.39%) Agile Software Development
4 539 (53.37%) Git (software)
5 520 (51.49%) Spring
6 419 (41.49%) Microservices
7 373 (36.93%) Docker
8 361 (35.74%) DevOps
9 295 (29.21%) Kubernetes
9 295 (29.21%) Spring Boot
9 295 (29.21%) Java 8
10 282 (27.92%) REST
11 280 (27.72%) AWS
12 272 (26.93%) Finance
13 267 (26.44%) JavaScript
14 259 (25.64%) SQL
15 240 (23.76%) Gradle
16 239 (23.66%) JIRA
17 220 (21.78%) Scrum
17 220 (21.78%) GitHub
18 218 (21.58%) Ansible
18 218 (21.58%) Azure
19 216 (21.39%) Test Automation
19 216 (21.39%) TDD
20 207 (20.50%) Social Skills
21 205 (20.30%) Linux
22 204 (20.20%) Oracle
23 192 (19.01%) RESTful
24 188 (18.61%) JUnit
25 185 (18.32%) 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
1 142 (14.06%) Confluence
2 95 (9.41%) Tomcat
3 66 (6.53%) WebLogic
4 54 (5.35%) Elasticsearch
5 44 (4.36%) Apache Spark
6 41 (4.06%) Apache
7 27 (2.67%) JBoss
8 25 (2.48%) WebSphere
9 22 (2.18%) CMS
10 14 (1.39%) Mule
11 13 (1.29%) Jetty
12 12 (1.19%) Red Hat Fuse
13 10 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 10 (0.99%) GemFire
13 10 (0.99%) nginx
14 8 (0.79%) Appian
15 6 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.50%) Camunda
17 4 (0.40%) Headless CMS
17 4 (0.40%) Magnolia
Applications
1 2 (0.20%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.30%) Magento
3 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.30%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.099%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.099%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 280 (27.72%) AWS
2 220 (21.78%) GitHub
3 218 (21.58%) Azure
4 119 (11.78%) GCP
5 69 (6.83%) Serverless
6 51 (5.05%) PaaS
7 47 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 43 (4.26%) npm
9 42 (4.16%) AWS Lambda
10 31 (3.07%) OpenShift
11 29 (2.87%) Amazon S3
12 25 (2.48%) SaaS
13 24 (2.38%) IaaS
14 21 (2.08%) Slack
15 19 (1.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 17 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (1.49%) BrowserStack
18 13 (1.29%) AWS CodePipeline
19 10 (0.99%) Amazon EKS
20 9 (0.89%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.38%) HTTP
2 15 (1.49%) LAN
3 8 (0.79%) Firewall
4 7 (0.69%) DNS
4 7 (0.69%) MQTT
4 7 (0.69%) VPN
5 4 (0.40%) FTP
5 4 (0.40%) Internet
5 4 (0.40%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.40%) OpenVPN
6 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.30%) Intranet
6 3 (0.30%) IPsec
6 3 (0.30%) IPv4
6 3 (0.30%) SSH
6 3 (0.30%) SSL
6 3 (0.30%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.20%) DSL
7 2 (0.20%) Network Security
7 2 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (12.97%) NoSQL
2 116 (11.49%) Relational Database
3 101 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 91 (9.01%) MongoDB
5 73 (7.23%) SQL Server
6 68 (6.73%) MySQL
7 47 (4.65%) Big Data
8 36 (3.56%) BusinessObjects
9 34 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 29 (2.87%) Oracle Database
10 29 (2.87%) RDBMS
11 27 (2.67%) Redis
12 22 (2.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 22 (2.18%) Hadoop
13 21 (2.08%) Apache Hive
14 15 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (1.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 12 (1.19%) HBase
15 12 (1.19%) Parquet
16 11 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 712 (70.50%) Jenkins
2 539 (53.37%) Git (software)
3 240 (23.76%) Gradle
4 239 (23.66%) JIRA
5 188 (18.61%) JUnit
6 163 (16.14%) Cucumber
7 153 (15.15%) Sonatype Nexus
8 117 (11.58%) Selenium
9 98 (9.70%) GitLab
10 85 (8.42%) TeamCity
11 76 (7.52%) Bitbucket
12 73 (7.23%) SonarQube
13 71 (7.03%) Mockito
13 71 (7.03%) Subversion
14 66 (6.53%) IntelliJ
15 57 (5.64%) Artifactory
15 57 (5.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 56 (5.54%) Ant
17 49 (4.85%) gulp
18 39 (3.86%) Postman
General
1 272 (26.93%) Finance
2 207 (20.50%) Social Skills
3 185 (18.32%) Banking
4 73 (7.23%) Investment Banking
5 62 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (5.84%) Public Sector
7 29 (2.87%) Retail
8 22 (2.18%) Financial Institution
9 20 (1.98%) Documentation Skills
10 18 (1.78%) Front Office
11 12 (1.19%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.89%) Legal
12 9 (0.89%) Presentation Skills
13 5 (0.50%) Games
14 4 (0.40%) Back Office
14 4 (0.40%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.20%) Advertising
15 2 (0.20%) Automotive
15 2 (0.20%) Law
15 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 572 (56.63%) Developer
2 410 (40.59%) Java Developer
3 141 (13.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 119 (11.78%) Senior Developer
5 97 (9.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 80 (7.92%) Architect
7 47 (4.65%) Java Engineer
8 39 (3.86%) Full Stack Developer
9 37 (3.66%) Software Developer
10 35 (3.47%) Software Engineer
11 31 (3.07%) Azure Architect
12 27 (2.67%) Azure Engineer
12 27 (2.67%) Senior DevOps
12 27 (2.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 26 (2.57%) Cloud Architect
14 24 (2.38%) Data Engineer
15 23 (2.28%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 22 (2.18%) Core Java Developer
17 20 (1.98%) Solutions Architect
18 19 (1.88%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (51.49%) Spring
2 295 (29.21%) Spring Boot
3 282 (27.92%) REST
4 192 (19.01%) RESTful
5 159 (15.74%) JSON
6 144 (14.26%) React
7 141 (13.96%) HTML
8 140 (13.86%) Web Services
9 128 (12.67%) AngularJS
10 119 (11.78%) Kafka
11 116 (11.49%) CSS
12 113 (11.19%) Node.js
13 103 (10.20%) Hibernate
14 97 (9.60%) J2EE
15 94 (9.31%) XML
16 84 (8.32%) SOAP
17 82 (8.12%) Apache Camel
18 66 (6.53%) RabbitMQ
19 62 (6.14%) jQuery
20 60 (5.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.05%) Public Cloud
2 49 (4.85%) Algorithms
3 39 (3.86%) Data Structures
4 36 (3.56%) Data Protection Act
5 31 (3.07%) Derivative
6 30 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.97%) User Experience
7 29 (2.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 28 (2.77%) Cloud Native
9 21 (2.08%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.98%) Fixed Income
10 20 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
11 19 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.29%) N-Tier
12 13 (1.29%) Replication
13 12 (1.19%) Legacy Applications
14 11 (1.09%) Hedge funds
14 11 (1.09%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
16 9 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 205 (20.30%) Linux
2 141 (13.96%) Unix
3 68 (6.73%) Windows
4 27 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (1.98%) Android
6 7 (0.69%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.59%) Solaris
7 6 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.40%) VMS
10 3 (0.30%) CentOS
11 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (61.39%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (41.49%) Microservices
3 361 (35.74%) DevOps
4 220 (21.78%) Scrum
5 216 (21.39%) TDD
5 216 (21.39%) Test Automation
6 160 (15.84%) BDD
7 145 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
8 137 (13.56%) Software Engineering
9 134 (13.27%) OO
10 112 (11.09%) Kanban
11 111 (10.99%) Open Source
12 97 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
13 90 (8.91%) Unit Testing
14 88 (8.71%) Full Stack Development
14 88 (8.71%) Multithreading
15 85 (8.42%) Mentoring
16 74 (7.33%) Software Testing
17 73 (7.23%) SDLC
18 72 (7.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 855 (84.65%) Java
2 295 (29.21%) Java 8
3 267 (26.44%) JavaScript
4 259 (25.64%) SQL
5 165 (16.34%) Python
6 95 (9.41%) Shell Script
7 94 (9.31%) Groovy
8 90 (8.91%) Bash Shell
9 81 (8.02%) PL/SQL
10 77 (7.62%) C#
11 63 (6.24%) PowerShell
12 56 (5.54%) Scala
13 48 (4.75%) TypeScript
14 47 (4.65%) Kotlin
15 43 (4.26%) Java 11
16 25 (2.48%) Ruby
17 22 (2.18%) C++
17 22 (2.18%) Go
18 21 (2.08%) Perl
19 15 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 109 (10.79%) Security Cleared
2 99 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 48 (4.75%) Degree
4 32 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.69%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.20%) CISM
9 2 (0.20%) CISSP
9 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.20%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.099%) CFA
10 1 (0.099%) OCP
10 1 (0.099%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.25%) QA
2 32 (3.17%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.19%) GDPR
4 2 (0.20%) Basel II
5 1 (0.099%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.099%) EMIR
5 1 (0.099%) MiFID
System Software
1 373 (36.93%) Docker
2 11 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.99%) HDFS
4 6 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.30%) iptables
5 3 (0.30%) Varnish
5 3 (0.30%) vSphere
6 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.099%) KVM
7 1 (0.099%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.099%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.099%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.099%) Postfix
7 1 (0.099%) RHEV
7 1 (0.099%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 295 (29.21%) Kubernetes
2 218 (21.58%) Ansible
3 180 (17.82%) Terraform
4 51 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (4.85%) Puppet
6 45 (4.46%) Grafana
7 35 (3.47%) Kibana
8 32 (3.17%) Prometheus
9 24 (2.38%) logstash
10 16 (1.58%) Oozie
11 14 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
12 13 (1.29%) Argo
13 12 (1.19%) Graphite
14 11 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
15 8 (0.79%) Graylog
15 8 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
15 8 (0.79%) Nagios
16 7 (0.69%) Istio
16 7 (0.69%) Mesos
17 6 (0.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 204 (20.20%) Oracle
2 83 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 57 (5.64%) Google
4 46 (4.55%) WSO2
5 44 (4.36%) Informatica
6 42 (4.16%) BEA
7 41 (4.06%) Atlassian
8 39 (3.86%) webMethods
9 29 (2.87%) MuleSoft
10 25 (2.48%) AppDynamics
10 25 (2.48%) Red Hat
11 22 (2.18%) Splunk
12 20 (1.98%) Databricks
13 12 (1.19%) IBM
13 12 (1.19%) Sybase
14 11 (1.09%) Adobe
14 11 (1.09%) hybris
15 8 (0.79%) Murex
15 8 (0.79%) New Relic
15 8 (0.79%) SAP