Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 189 203
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 -63
Contract jobs citing Maven 873 448 1,191
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.51% 1.40% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.55% 7.59% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 309 777
10th Percentile £400 £365 £400
25th Percentile £463 £430 £440
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.44%
75th Percentile £650 £563 £588
90th Percentile £713 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 1
Median hourly rate £65.50 £63.50 £60.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.83% +33.33%
UK median hourly rate £65.50 £63.50 £57.67
% change year-on-year +3.15% +10.12% +28.14%

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 10,206 5,904 16,175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.68% 18.44% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,858 4,142 10,850
10th Percentile £358 £338 £340
25th Percentile £420 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £480
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
75th Percentile £602 £600 £575
90th Percentile £694 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 88 210
10th Percentile £25.40 £21.61 £19.18
25th Percentile £41.25 £41.25 £39.06
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60.00 £54.77 £51.19
90th Percentile £67.70 £61.33 £55.60
UK median hourly rate £49.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +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 3 August 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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +14 569 £600 +15.38% 128
South East -14 68 £493 +7.23% 20
North of England -26 61 £500 +11.11% 35
Midlands -21 55 £450 +20.40% 28
West Midlands -13 49 £450 +5.88% 25
South West -14 38 £488 -7.14% 14
North East +19 24 £525 +23.53% 6
East of England -13 22 £475 -7.32% 12
North West -38 20 £463 +2.78% 20
Yorkshire -31 17 £550 +19.24% 9
East Midlands -26 4 £413 +30.95% 3
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 758 (86.83%) Java
2 595 (68.16%) Jenkins
3 527 (60.37%) Agile Software Development
4 454 (52.00%) Spring
5 453 (51.89%) Git (software)
6 373 (42.73%) Microservices
7 293 (33.56%) Docker
8 287 (32.88%) REST
9 279 (31.96%) DevOps
10 262 (30.01%) Java 8
11 256 (29.32%) Spring Boot
12 238 (27.26%) Kubernetes
13 231 (26.46%) SQL
13 231 (26.46%) AWS
14 226 (25.89%) JavaScript
15 219 (25.09%) Finance
16 208 (23.83%) Scrum
17 207 (23.71%) TDD
18 206 (23.60%) Oracle
19 191 (21.88%) JIRA
20 190 (21.76%) Gradle
21 176 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
21 176 (20.16%) Python
22 175 (20.05%) Test Automation
23 172 (19.70%) Social Skills
24 170 (19.47%) Linux
25 164 (18.79%) JUnit
25 164 (18.79%) Ansible
26 163 (18.67%) RESTful
27 159 (18.21%) GitHub

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
1 109 (12.49%) Confluence
2 89 (10.19%) Tomcat
3 64 (7.33%) WebLogic
4 44 (5.04%) Apache
5 36 (4.12%) Apache Spark
6 35 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
7 32 (3.67%) WebSphere
8 24 (2.75%) JBoss
9 19 (2.18%) Jetty
10 17 (1.95%) CMS
11 16 (1.83%) Mule
12 13 (1.49%) nginx
13 11 (1.26%) Anypoint
14 10 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 10 (1.15%) Red Hat Fuse
15 8 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
15 8 (0.92%) Mule ESB
16 6 (0.69%) GemFire
17 4 (0.46%) Camunda
17 4 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (0.23%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.23%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 231 (26.46%) AWS
2 159 (18.21%) GitHub
3 153 (17.53%) Azure
4 100 (11.45%) GCP
5 70 (8.02%) Serverless
6 44 (5.04%) AWS Lambda
7 43 (4.93%) npm
7 43 (4.93%) PaaS
8 34 (3.89%) AWS CloudFormation
8 34 (3.89%) OpenShift
9 28 (3.21%) Amazon S3
10 27 (3.09%) Slack
11 26 (2.98%) IaaS
12 20 (2.29%) SaaS
13 17 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 12 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
16 11 (1.26%) Azure Pipelines
16 11 (1.26%) BrowserStack
17 10 (1.15%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.29%) HTTP
2 14 (1.60%) LAN
3 7 (0.80%) VPN
4 6 (0.69%) Firewall
5 5 (0.57%) DNS
5 5 (0.57%) SSL
6 4 (0.46%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.46%) OpenVPN
7 3 (0.34%) Calico
7 3 (0.34%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.34%) Internet
7 3 (0.34%) Intranet
7 3 (0.34%) IPsec
7 3 (0.34%) IPv4
7 3 (0.34%) Network Security
8 2 (0.23%) DSL
8 2 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.23%) SWIFTNet
9 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (16.49%) NoSQL
2 102 (11.68%) MongoDB
3 92 (10.54%) PostgreSQL
4 89 (10.19%) Relational Database
5 72 (8.25%) SQL Server
6 50 (5.73%) MySQL
7 45 (5.15%) Big Data
8 31 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (2.98%) Oracle Database
10 24 (2.75%) Hadoop
11 23 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
12 22 (2.52%) Redis
13 21 (2.41%) Apache Hive
13 21 (2.41%) RDBMS
14 19 (2.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 16 (1.83%) BigQuery
16 14 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (1.37%) HBase
17 12 (1.37%) Parquet
18 11 (1.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 595 (68.16%) Jenkins
2 453 (51.89%) Git (software)
3 191 (21.88%) JIRA
4 190 (21.76%) Gradle
5 164 (18.79%) JUnit
6 152 (17.41%) Cucumber
7 114 (13.06%) Sonatype Nexus
8 97 (11.11%) GitLab
9 85 (9.74%) Selenium
10 73 (8.36%) Subversion
11 72 (8.25%) IntelliJ
12 69 (7.90%) Mockito
13 60 (6.87%) TeamCity
14 55 (6.30%) Bitbucket
15 54 (6.19%) gulp
15 54 (6.19%) SonarQube
16 53 (6.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 52 (5.96%) Ant
18 45 (5.15%) Eclipse
19 44 (5.04%) Artifactory
General
1 219 (25.09%) Finance
2 172 (19.70%) Social Skills
3 154 (17.64%) Banking
4 54 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (4.93%) Investment Banking
6 40 (4.58%) Public Sector
7 33 (3.78%) Retail
8 20 (2.29%) Documentation Skills
8 20 (2.29%) Front Office
9 15 (1.72%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.15%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.80%) Presentation Skills
11 7 (0.80%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.69%) Publishing
13 5 (0.57%) Billing
13 5 (0.57%) Games
14 4 (0.46%) Marketing
14 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.46%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 503 (57.62%) Developer
2 384 (43.99%) Java Developer
3 109 (12.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 109 (12.49%) Senior Developer
4 93 (10.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 65 (7.45%) Architect
6 50 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
7 45 (5.15%) Java Engineer
8 28 (3.21%) AWS Developer
9 27 (3.09%) Software Engineer
10 24 (2.75%) Software Developer
11 23 (2.63%) Data Engineer
12 21 (2.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 20 (2.29%) Cloud Architect
13 20 (2.29%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (2.06%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 18 (2.06%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (1.95%) Azure Architect
15 17 (1.95%) HTML CSS Developer
15 17 (1.95%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (52.00%) Spring
2 287 (32.88%) REST
3 256 (29.32%) Spring Boot
4 163 (18.67%) RESTful
5 152 (17.41%) React
6 135 (15.46%) AngularJS
6 135 (15.46%) JSON
7 134 (15.35%) Web Services
8 128 (14.66%) HTML
9 105 (12.03%) Hibernate
10 104 (11.91%) Node.js
11 102 (11.68%) CSS
11 102 (11.68%) Kafka
12 87 (9.97%) J2EE
13 82 (9.39%) XML
14 80 (9.16%) SOAP
15 61 (6.99%) jQuery
16 60 (6.87%) JMS
17 56 (6.41%) JPA
17 56 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (4.81%) Public Cloud
2 34 (3.89%) Mobile App
3 32 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (3.67%) User Experience
4 31 (3.55%) Cloud Native
5 27 (3.09%) Algorithms
6 19 (2.18%) Data Protection Act
7 18 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 17 (1.95%) Client/Server
8 17 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (1.83%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.49%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.37%) Legacy Applications
11 12 (1.37%) Replication
12 11 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (1.03%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.92%) Derivative
15 8 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 170 (19.47%) Linux
2 129 (14.78%) Unix
3 50 (5.73%) Windows
4 16 (1.83%) Android
5 15 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.80%) CentOS
6 7 (0.80%) Solaris
7 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.69%) VMS
8 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (60.37%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (42.73%) Microservices
3 279 (31.96%) DevOps
4 208 (23.83%) Scrum
5 207 (23.71%) TDD
6 176 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
7 175 (20.05%) Test Automation
8 158 (18.10%) BDD
9 137 (15.69%) Software Engineering
10 114 (13.06%) OO
11 112 (12.83%) Full Stack Development
12 100 (11.45%) Kanban
13 95 (10.88%) Open Source
14 83 (9.51%) Mentoring
14 83 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
15 75 (8.59%) Unit Testing
16 74 (8.48%) Multithreading
17 71 (8.13%) MVC
18 70 (8.02%) SDLC
19 68 (7.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 758 (86.83%) Java
2 262 (30.01%) Java 8
3 231 (26.46%) SQL
4 226 (25.89%) JavaScript
5 176 (20.16%) Python
6 83 (9.51%) Shell Script
7 73 (8.36%) Groovy
8 72 (8.25%) Bash Shell
9 70 (8.02%) PL/SQL
10 55 (6.30%) TypeScript
11 51 (5.84%) Scala
12 46 (5.27%) Kotlin
13 44 (5.04%) PowerShell
14 43 (4.93%) Java 11
15 39 (4.47%) C#
16 27 (3.09%) Go
16 27 (3.09%) Ruby
17 21 (2.41%) C
18 19 (2.18%) C++
18 19 (2.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 99 (11.34%) Security Cleared
2 93 (10.65%) SC Cleared
3 44 (5.04%) Degree
4 30 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.15%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.92%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.23%) CISM
8 2 (0.23%) CISSP
8 2 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.11%) HNC
9 1 (0.11%) OCP
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.56%) QA
2 32 (3.67%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.69%) GDPR
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 15022
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.11%) EMIR
5 1 (0.11%) MiFID
5 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 293 (33.56%) Docker
2 10 (1.15%) HDFS
3 8 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.34%) iptables
5 3 (0.34%) Varnish
5 3 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.23%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.11%) KVM
7 1 (0.11%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.11%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.11%) Postfix
7 1 (0.11%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 238 (27.26%) Kubernetes
2 164 (18.79%) Ansible
3 130 (14.89%) Terraform
4 46 (5.27%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (5.27%) Puppet
5 30 (3.44%) Grafana
6 24 (2.75%) Prometheus
7 22 (2.52%) Kibana
8 18 (2.06%) logstash
9 17 (1.95%) Oozie
10 13 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (1.49%) Istio
10 13 (1.49%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (0.80%) Graphite
12 6 (0.69%) CloudHub
12 6 (0.69%) Graylog
12 6 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.69%) Nagios
12 6 (0.69%) Rancher
12 6 (0.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 206 (23.60%) Oracle
2 62 (7.10%) Google
3 43 (4.93%) Microsoft
4 39 (4.47%) BEA
5 37 (4.24%) Informatica
6 32 (3.67%) webMethods
6 32 (3.67%) WSO2
7 30 (3.44%) Atlassian
8 26 (2.98%) Splunk
9 24 (2.75%) MuleSoft
10 20 (2.29%) IBM
11 18 (2.06%) AppDynamics
12 15 (1.72%) Red Hat
13 12 (1.37%) Databricks
14 11 (1.26%) Adobe
15 10 (1.15%) New Relic
15 10 (1.15%) SAP
16 9 (1.03%) hybris
16 9 (1.03%) Twitter
17 8 (0.92%) Murex