Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 183 203 140
Rank change year-on-year +20 -63 +15
Contract jobs citing Maven 436 1,121 1,851
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.44% 1.35% 1.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.82% 7.14% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 728 1,402
Median daily rate £500 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £364 £400 £369
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £513
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Median hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.86% -22.22% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £27.26
90th Percentile £65.39 £35.00 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +9.09%

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 5,577 15,711 19,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.48% 18.99% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,638 10,363 13,297
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £338 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 225 204
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £25.80 £23.25 £26.33
90th Percentile £57.50 £56.10 £53.75
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +1.80%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +21 248 £525 -4.55% 32
North of England +26 64 £450 -4.76% 28
South West +55 41 £525 +10.53% 13
Yorkshire +36 38 £461 +1.10% 20
South East +67 34 £460 -0.54% 6
Midlands +28 27 £374 -21.32% 5
North West +57 25 £450 -5.26% 7
West Midlands +23 17 £413 -13.16% 5
East of England +48 15 £525 - 5
East Midlands +41 10 £333 -22.90%
North East +11 1 £425 -11.46% 1
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 383 (87.84%) Java
2 294 (67.43%) Agile Software Development
3 275 (63.07%) Jenkins
4 257 (58.94%) Git (software)
5 231 (52.98%) Spring
6 188 (43.12%) DevOps
7 176 (40.37%) AWS
8 158 (36.24%) TDD
9 154 (35.32%) Spring Boot
10 143 (32.80%) Scrum
11 142 (32.57%) JUnit
12 140 (32.11%) Test Automation
13 122 (27.98%) Continuous Integration
14 119 (27.29%) Microservices
15 110 (25.23%) Docker
16 109 (25.00%) SQL
17 105 (24.08%) Web Services
18 102 (23.39%) Finance
19 100 (22.94%) Gradle
20 99 (22.71%) Linux
21 93 (21.33%) Java 8
22 91 (20.87%) REST
22 91 (20.87%) Security Cleared
23 89 (20.41%) Oracle
24 88 (20.18%) Azure
25 86 (19.72%) JIRA
26 84 (19.27%) JSON
26 84 (19.27%) XML
27 81 (18.58%) RESTful
27 81 (18.58%) Apache Camel

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 75 (17.20%) Confluence
2 55 (12.61%) Mule
3 36 (8.26%) Red Hat Fuse
4 34 (7.80%) Oracle Service Bus
5 33 (7.57%) Tomcat
6 31 (7.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 29 (6.65%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (6.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 28 (6.42%) Apache
8 28 (6.42%) WebLogic
9 20 (4.59%) JBoss
10 15 (3.44%) Apache Spark
11 13 (2.98%) Apache Solr
12 11 (2.52%) WebSphere
13 10 (2.29%) AquaLogic
13 10 (2.29%) nginx
14 9 (2.06%) SAS
15 7 (1.61%) SharePoint
16 6 (1.38%) Camunda
16 6 (1.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.29%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.46%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 176 (40.37%) AWS
2 88 (20.18%) Azure
3 51 (11.70%) GitHub
4 38 (8.72%) GCP
5 35 (8.03%) Slack
6 29 (6.65%) npm
7 27 (6.19%) PaaS
8 22 (5.05%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (4.36%) Coveralls
10 16 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (3.67%) OpenShift
10 16 (3.67%) Serverless
11 15 (3.44%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (3.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (2.52%) AWS CloudTrail
13 11 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (2.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 9 (2.06%) Amazon ECS
14 9 (2.06%) AWS Fargate
14 9 (2.06%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.57%) HTTP
2 31 (7.11%) DNS
3 17 (3.90%) SSL
4 16 (3.67%) Firewall
5 12 (2.75%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.83%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (1.61%) DHCP
7 7 (1.61%) RTMP
8 5 (1.15%) SSH
9 4 (0.92%) Internet
9 4 (0.92%) LAN
9 4 (0.92%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (0.92%) SAN
9 4 (0.92%) VLAN
10 3 (0.69%) FTP
10 3 (0.69%) WAN
11 2 (0.46%) Skype
12 1 (0.23%) AMQP
12 1 (0.23%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.23%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.84%) NoSQL
2 53 (12.16%) Relational Database
3 50 (11.47%) MongoDB
4 34 (7.80%) SQL Server
5 30 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (6.65%) Hadoop
7 28 (6.42%) Oracle Database
8 23 (5.28%) MySQL
9 22 (5.05%) RDBMS
10 21 (4.82%) Big Data
11 11 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.83%) Pentaho
14 8 (1.83%) Power BI
14 8 (1.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 275 (63.07%) Jenkins
2 257 (58.94%) Git (software)
3 142 (32.57%) JUnit
4 100 (22.94%) Gradle
5 86 (19.72%) JIRA
6 76 (17.43%) Cucumber
7 62 (14.22%) Mockito
8 60 (13.76%) SonarQube
8 60 (13.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 54 (12.39%) Subversion
10 51 (11.70%) Selenium
11 44 (10.09%) GitLab
12 41 (9.40%) Artifactory
13 35 (8.03%) Bitbucket
14 34 (7.80%) Ant
15 28 (6.42%) TeamCity
16 27 (6.19%) gulp
16 27 (6.19%) IntelliJ
17 25 (5.73%) jMock
18 20 (4.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 102 (23.39%) Finance
2 70 (16.06%) Public Sector
3 59 (13.53%) Banking
4 34 (7.80%) Telecoms
5 33 (7.57%) Investment Banking
6 32 (7.34%) Marketing
7 31 (7.11%) Electronics
7 31 (7.11%) Manufacturing
8 18 (4.13%) Front Office
9 14 (3.21%) Retail
10 7 (1.61%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.38%) Legal
11 6 (1.38%) Police
12 4 (0.92%) Back Office
13 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.46%) Games
14 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.23%) Advertising
15 1 (0.23%) Automotive
15 1 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 254 (58.26%) Developer
2 202 (46.33%) Java Developer
3 51 (11.70%) Senior Developer
4 48 (11.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (9.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 27 (6.19%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 23 (5.28%) Architect
8 22 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
8 22 (5.05%) Integration Developer
9 20 (4.59%) AWS Engineer
10 18 (4.13%) Senior Integration Developer
11 17 (3.90%) Java Engineer
11 17 (3.90%) Tester
12 14 (3.21%) Automation Tester
12 14 (3.21%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 14 (3.21%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
13 13 (2.98%) Agile Developer
13 13 (2.98%) Agile Java Developer
13 13 (2.98%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (2.75%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (52.98%) Spring
2 154 (35.32%) Spring Boot
3 105 (24.08%) Web Services
4 91 (20.87%) REST
5 84 (19.27%) JSON
5 84 (19.27%) XML
6 81 (18.58%) Apache Camel
6 81 (18.58%) RESTful
7 74 (16.97%) Node.js
8 72 (16.51%) SOAP
9 71 (16.28%) WireMock
10 66 (15.14%) Hibernate
11 61 (13.99%) AngularJS
12 60 (13.76%) React
13 51 (11.70%) HTML
14 50 (11.47%) XSLT
15 45 (10.32%) Middleware
16 44 (10.09%) RabbitMQ
17 42 (9.63%) JMS
18 37 (8.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.11%) Fixed Income
1 31 (7.11%) Mobile App
2 21 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (4.36%) User Experience
4 18 (4.13%) Derivative
5 17 (3.90%) Public Cloud
6 11 (2.52%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.83%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.38%) Semantic Web
10 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.92%) iPad
10 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.92%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.69%) Equities
12 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.46%) Blog
12 2 (0.46%) iSeries
12 2 (0.46%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 99 (22.71%) Linux
2 64 (14.68%) Unix
3 28 (6.42%) Windows
4 26 (5.96%) Android
5 21 (4.82%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.29%) CentOS
7 9 (2.06%) Debian
7 9 (2.06%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.15%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) AIX
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (67.43%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (43.12%) DevOps
3 158 (36.24%) TDD
4 143 (32.80%) Scrum
5 140 (32.11%) Test Automation
6 122 (27.98%) Continuous Integration
7 119 (27.29%) Microservices
8 77 (17.66%) Kanban
9 61 (13.99%) BDD
10 60 (13.76%) Software Engineering
11 59 (13.53%) Pair Programming
12 47 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (10.09%) Multithreading
14 43 (9.86%) OO
15 39 (8.94%) Open Source
15 39 (8.94%) SOA
16 38 (8.72%) SDLC
17 36 (8.26%) Configuration Management
17 36 (8.26%) Continuous Delivery
17 36 (8.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 383 (87.84%) Java
2 109 (25.00%) SQL
3 93 (21.33%) Java 8
4 78 (17.89%) JavaScript
5 76 (17.43%) Python
6 31 (7.11%) XPath
7 28 (6.42%) Bash Shell
8 27 (6.19%) Groovy
9 25 (5.73%) Shell Script
10 24 (5.50%) PL/SQL
11 19 (4.36%) Kotlin
12 17 (3.90%) Apple Swift
13 16 (3.67%) C#
14 13 (2.98%) ES6
15 11 (2.52%) Perl
16 9 (2.06%) C++
17 8 (1.83%) T-SQL
18 7 (1.61%) Ruby
18 7 (1.61%) Scala
19 5 (1.15%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 91 (20.87%) Security Cleared
2 73 (16.74%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.13%) Degree
4 11 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.23%) ISEB
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.23%) OCP
8 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.23%) SANS
8 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.86%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 110 (25.23%) Docker
2 9 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (2.06%) vSphere
3 8 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.15%) Postfix
5 3 (0.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 67 (15.37%) Terraform
2 64 (14.68%) Kubernetes
3 44 (10.09%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (9.86%) Ansible
5 38 (8.72%) Puppet
6 9 (2.06%) Grafana
6 9 (2.06%) Prometheus
7 8 (1.83%) Kibana
7 8 (1.83%) logstash
8 7 (1.61%) Salt
9 6 (1.38%) Argo
10 4 (0.92%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 3 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.46%) Rancher
13 1 (0.23%) CFEngine
13 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
13 1 (0.23%) Mesos
13 1 (0.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 89 (20.41%) Oracle
2 42 (9.63%) Splunk
3 36 (8.26%) SAP
4 32 (7.34%) AppDynamics
5 29 (6.65%) Talend
6 27 (6.19%) WSO2
7 18 (4.13%) Microsoft
8 16 (3.67%) BEA
8 16 (3.67%) Cloudera
9 15 (3.44%) Google
9 15 (3.44%) Sybase
10 14 (3.21%) F5
11 13 (2.98%) Atlassian
11 13 (2.98%) Blue Coat
11 13 (2.98%) VMware
12 12 (2.75%) IBM
13 10 (2.29%) Red Hat
14 9 (2.06%) Hortonworks
14 9 (2.06%) MuleSoft
15 7 (1.61%) Murex