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to

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 28 June 2022 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
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 205 179 207
Rank change year-on-year -26 +28 -18
Contract jobs citing Maven 960 761 468
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.35% 1.49% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.81% 8.57% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 516 323
10th Percentile £425 £400 £363
25th Percentile £506 £463 £428
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £738 £640 £569
90th Percentile £813 £705 £650
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 3
10th Percentile £43.88 £45.25 £58.75
25th Percentile £45.94 £55.00 £59.88
Median hourly rate £56.81 £65.50 £63.50
Median % change year-on-year -13.27% +3.15% +5.83%
75th Percentile £68.12 £68.75 £65.39
90th Percentile £78.36 £73.45 £65.48
UK median hourly rate £63.62 £65.50 £63.50
% change year-on-year -2.88% +3.15% +5.83%

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 12,292 8,880 6,845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.26% 17.37% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,675 5,894 4,836
10th Percentile £400 £350 £339
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £670 £600 £598
90th Percentile £763 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 168 93
10th Percentile £36.40 £25.43 £21.25
25th Percentile £39.75 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65.00 £57.80 £55.00
90th Percentile £75.34 £65.54 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £48.74 £47.50
% change year-on-year +7.71% +2.61% +5.56%

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 28 June 2022.

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 28 June 2022.

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 28 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London -2 708 £670 +11.67% 62
North of England -30 72 £525 +5.00% 12
South West -3 54 £513 +10.81% 7
South East -59 38 £575 +17.35% 19
Yorkshire -13 34 £500 -5.21% 1
North West -21 30 £525 +5.00% 10
Midlands -65 20 £519 +19.94% 11
West Midlands -60 13 £550 +24.01% 9
North East -18 8 £688 +35.14% 1
East of England -33 8 £720 +45.82% 3
East Midlands -14 6 £519 +25.76% 2
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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.

1 802 (83.54%) Java
2 627 (65.31%) Jenkins
3 497 (51.77%) Agile
4 465 (48.44%) Git (software)
5 460 (47.92%) Spring
6 438 (45.63%) CI/CD
7 412 (42.92%) Kubernetes
8 377 (39.27%) DevOps
9 364 (37.92%) Microservices
10 338 (35.21%) Docker
11 326 (33.96%) Gradle
12 288 (30.00%) Spring Boot
13 270 (28.13%) Azure
14 266 (27.71%) TDD
15 262 (27.29%) REST
16 251 (26.15%) JavaScript
17 217 (22.60%) Scrum
18 216 (22.50%) SQL
19 212 (22.08%) Terraform
20 211 (21.98%) JIRA
21 204 (21.25%) Test Automation
21 204 (21.25%) Python
22 200 (20.83%) Finance
23 197 (20.52%) Social Skills
24 196 (20.42%) Banking
24 196 (20.42%) BDD
25 187 (19.48%) AWS
26 172 (17.92%) Oracle
27 170 (17.71%) Software Engineering
27 170 (17.71%) Kafka

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
1 114 (11.88%) Confluence
2 61 (6.35%) Apache Spark
3 56 (5.83%) Apache
4 41 (4.27%) JBoss
5 37 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 25 (2.60%) WebLogic
7 21 (2.19%) Cloud Foundry
8 20 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 20 (2.08%) Red Hat Fuse
8 20 (2.08%) WebSphere
9 18 (1.88%) Apache Airflow
10 15 (1.56%) Mule
11 12 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
12 6 (0.63%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.52%) Documentum
13 5 (0.52%) FileNet
13 5 (0.52%) IIS
13 5 (0.52%) nginx
13 5 (0.52%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.21%) BondVision
2 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.21%) Magento
2 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.21%) Shopify
2 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 270 (28.13%) Azure
2 187 (19.48%) AWS
3 147 (15.31%) GCP
4 128 (13.33%) GitHub
5 73 (7.60%) npm
6 62 (6.46%) Google Kubernetes Engine
7 45 (4.69%) Azure DevOps
8 42 (4.38%) PaaS
9 38 (3.96%) Azure AKS
10 37 (3.85%) OpenShift
11 36 (3.75%) IaaS
12 35 (3.65%) AWS CloudFormation
12 35 (3.65%) Serverless
13 34 (3.54%) Slack
14 31 (3.23%) Azure Data Factory
15 27 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
16 25 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
17 14 (1.46%) Azure Key Vault
17 14 (1.46%) Azure Monitor
17 14 (1.46%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.71%) HTTP
2 22 (2.29%) MQTT
3 19 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.56%) HTTPS
5 10 (1.04%) Internet
6 6 (0.63%) FIX Connectivity
6 6 (0.63%) FTP
6 6 (0.63%) SSL
7 5 (0.52%) Firewall
8 4 (0.42%) LAN
8 4 (0.42%) SMTP
8 4 (0.42%) SSH
9 3 (0.31%) Intranet
10 2 (0.21%) DNS
10 2 (0.21%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.10%) DHCP
11 1 (0.10%) ICMP
11 1 (0.10%) Telnet
11 1 (0.10%) VLAN
11 1 (0.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (13.02%) NoSQL
2 95 (9.90%) MongoDB
3 91 (9.48%) SQL Server
4 79 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (6.04%) Delta Lake
6 54 (5.63%) Big Data
7 40 (4.17%) MySQL
8 36 (3.75%) Relational Database
9 35 (3.65%) Oracle Database
10 20 (2.08%) DB2
11 19 (1.98%) Flink
12 17 (1.77%) Redis
13 16 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (1.56%) MarkLogic
15 14 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
15 14 (1.46%) Data Mining
15 14 (1.46%) SQLPlus
16 12 (1.25%) Hazelcast
16 12 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 627 (65.31%) Jenkins
2 465 (48.44%) Git (software)
3 326 (33.96%) Gradle
4 211 (21.98%) JIRA
5 169 (17.60%) JUnit
6 148 (15.42%) Cucumber
7 141 (14.69%) GitLab
8 121 (12.60%) TeamCity
9 107 (11.15%) Sonatype Nexus
10 85 (8.85%) Mockito
11 77 (8.02%) Selenium
12 73 (7.60%) Eclipse
13 72 (7.50%) IntelliJ
14 70 (7.29%) gulp
14 70 (7.29%) SonarQube
15 61 (6.35%) CircleCI
15 61 (6.35%) Travis CI
16 60 (6.25%) Artifactory
17 52 (5.42%) Bitbucket
18 51 (5.31%) Subversion
General
1 200 (20.83%) Finance
2 197 (20.52%) Social Skills
3 196 (20.42%) Banking
4 87 (9.06%) Investment Banking
5 44 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (3.44%) Public Sector
7 31 (3.23%) Front Office
8 16 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.15%) Documentation Skills
9 11 (1.15%) Retail
10 10 (1.04%) Automotive
10 10 (1.04%) Marketing
10 10 (1.04%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.73%) Legal
12 6 (0.63%) Law
13 5 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.42%) Presentation Skills
14 4 (0.42%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.21%) Games
15 2 (0.21%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 505 (52.60%) Developer
2 368 (38.33%) Java Developer
3 131 (13.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 126 (13.13%) Senior Developer
5 102 (10.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 81 (8.44%) Java Engineer
7 69 (7.19%) Data Engineer
8 57 (5.94%) GCP Engineer
9 54 (5.63%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 53 (5.52%) GCP DevOps
10 53 (5.52%) GCP DevOps Engineer
11 52 (5.42%) Software Engineer
12 45 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
13 42 (4.38%) Architect
14 34 (3.54%) Full Stack Developer
15 32 (3.33%) Azure Engineer
16 29 (3.02%) Software Developer
17 27 (2.81%) Tester
18 23 (2.40%) Java Software Engineer
19 21 (2.19%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (47.92%) Spring
2 288 (30.00%) Spring Boot
3 262 (27.29%) REST
4 170 (17.71%) Kafka
5 139 (14.48%) RESTful
6 136 (14.17%) HTML
7 116 (12.08%) CSS
7 116 (12.08%) Hibernate
8 111 (11.56%) Web Services
9 103 (10.73%) JSON
10 97 (10.10%) React
11 96 (10.00%) SOAP
12 83 (8.65%) Node.js
13 72 (7.50%) AngularJS
13 72 (7.50%) HTML5
14 70 (7.29%) J2EE
15 69 (7.19%) JPA
16 61 (6.35%) XML
17 52 (5.42%) WireMock
18 43 (4.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (4.48%) User Experience
2 42 (4.38%) Cloud Native
3 40 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 34 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 27 (2.81%) Derivative
6 26 (2.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 25 (2.60%) Media Streaming
7 25 (2.60%) Video\Live Streaming
8 23 (2.40%) Data Structures
9 22 (2.29%) IoT
10 19 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.35%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.35%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.25%) W3C
12 12 (1.25%) Wiki
13 11 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (1.04%) Credit Risk
14 10 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
14 10 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 88 (9.17%) Linux
2 56 (5.83%) Windows
3 36 (3.75%) Unix
4 26 (2.71%) Android
5 9 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.31%) zOS
9 2 (0.21%) CentOS
9 2 (0.21%) MVS
9 2 (0.21%) Solaris
9 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (51.77%) Agile
2 438 (45.63%) CI/CD
3 377 (39.27%) DevOps
4 364 (37.92%) Microservices
5 266 (27.71%) TDD
6 217 (22.60%) Scrum
7 204 (21.25%) Test Automation
8 196 (20.42%) BDD
9 170 (17.71%) Software Engineering
10 142 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
11 113 (11.77%) Open Source
12 105 (10.94%) Kanban
12 105 (10.94%) Mentoring
13 83 (8.65%) Event-Driven
13 83 (8.65%) Full Stack Development
14 74 (7.71%) Pair Programming
15 73 (7.60%) OO
16 68 (7.08%) Analytics
17 62 (6.46%) Continuous Delivery
18 57 (5.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 802 (83.54%) Java
2 251 (26.15%) JavaScript
3 216 (22.50%) SQL
4 204 (21.25%) Python
5 98 (10.21%) Groovy
6 61 (6.35%) Bash
7 60 (6.25%) Scala
8 54 (5.63%) C#
9 41 (4.27%) Kotlin
9 41 (4.27%) TypeScript
10 37 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 36 (3.75%) PL/SQL
12 35 (3.65%) PowerShell
13 19 (1.98%) Perl
14 13 (1.35%) ES6
15 12 (1.25%) Ruby
16 11 (1.15%) Go
17 9 (0.94%) Apple Swift
18 8 (0.83%) C
19 7 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 113 (11.77%) Security Cleared
2 88 (9.17%) SC Cleared
3 43 (4.48%) Degree
4 34 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (2.40%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.31%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.31%) CFA
8 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.31%) PMP
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB
9 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.10%) OCP
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.10%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.15%) QA
2 27 (2.81%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.25%) WCAG
4 8 (0.83%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.52%) GDPR
6 3 (0.31%) ISO 20022
6 3 (0.31%) PMO
6 3 (0.31%) SEPA
7 1 (0.10%) NCSC
System Software
1 338 (35.21%) Docker
2 13 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.73%) Postfix
4 6 (0.63%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.42%) vSphere
6 3 (0.31%) HDFS
6 3 (0.31%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.10%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.10%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.10%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 412 (42.92%) Kubernetes
2 212 (22.08%) Terraform
3 157 (16.35%) Ansible
4 73 (7.60%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (5.63%) Prometheus
6 50 (5.21%) Grafana
7 36 (3.75%) Puppet
8 26 (2.71%) Istio
9 17 (1.77%) Consul
10 15 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (1.56%) Rancher
11 13 (1.35%) ITRS Geneos
11 13 (1.35%) Mesos
12 12 (1.25%) Kibana
13 7 (0.73%) Packer
14 5 (0.52%) Argo
14 5 (0.52%) logstash
15 3 (0.31%) Fluentd
15 3 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
15 3 (0.31%) Salt
Vendors
1 172 (17.92%) Oracle
2 105 (10.94%) Google
3 92 (9.58%) Microsoft
4 72 (7.50%) Splunk
5 71 (7.40%) Databricks
6 46 (4.79%) AppDynamics
7 33 (3.44%) Red Hat
8 31 (3.23%) IBM
9 18 (1.88%) Adobe
10 17 (1.77%) MuleSoft
11 15 (1.56%) Sybase
12 13 (1.35%) Dynatrace
13 11 (1.15%) WSO2
14 8 (0.83%) New Relic
15 7 (0.73%) Atlassian
15 7 (0.73%) Informatica
16 6 (0.63%) Avaya
16 6 (0.63%) Confluent
16 6 (0.63%) ForgeRock
16 6 (0.63%) webMethods