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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
UK / England
Rank 154 157 178
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21  
Contract jobs citing Maven 692 763 610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.66% 1.56% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.45% 10.63% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 545 405
Median daily rate £475 £474 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.26% +8.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £334 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +7.87% +6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00

Maven is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7323 7180 6341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.52% 14.64% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4937 4822 4121
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 170 122
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £28.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Maven as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in England

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in England

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in England

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maven in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 416 £500 - 101
South East +38 115 £458 +1.66% 23
South West +9 40 £431 +7.81% 19
East of England +5 33 £491 +9.16% 11
Yorkshire -22 25 £400 -5.88% 7
East Midlands +7 21 £400 +23.07% 2
North West +27 19 £431 +27.30% 5
West Midlands -20 8 £450 +1.92%
North East -7 6 £430 -8.26%
South Coast - 1 - -
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Maven.

1 1150 (85.19%) Java
2 850 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 729 (54.00%) Jenkins
4 645 (47.78%) Git (software)
5 620 (45.93%) Spring
6 440 (32.59%) TDD
7 436 (32.30%) JavaScript
8 416 (30.81%) Scrum
9 401 (29.70%) Linux
10 392 (29.04%) DevOps
11 365 (27.04%) JUnit
12 361 (26.74%) Web Services
13 337 (24.96%) SQL
14 332 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
15 326 (24.15%) REST
16 311 (23.04%) JIRA
16 311 (23.04%) HTML
17 303 (22.44%) XML
18 289 (21.41%) Ant
18 289 (21.41%) Finance
19 288 (21.33%) Gradle
20 282 (20.89%) Oracle
21 269 (19.93%) BDD
22 266 (19.70%) Puppet
23 261 (19.33%) SOAP
24 260 (19.26%) Hibernate
25 253 (18.74%) Docker
26 245 (18.15%) Amazon AWS
27 243 (18.00%) Ansible
28 240 (17.78%) CSS

Maven
Top Related 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
1 207 (15.33%) Tomcat
2 141 (10.44%) Apache
3 138 (10.22%) Confluence
4 130 (9.63%) JBoss
5 99 (7.33%) Elasticsearch
6 86 (6.37%) WebSphere
7 73 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 72 (5.33%) WebLogic
9 57 (4.22%) Apache Spark
10 55 (4.07%) nginx
11 49 (3.63%) Mule
12 46 (3.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 40 (2.96%) CMS
14 37 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
15 31 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
16 30 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
17 25 (1.85%) OpenStack
18 24 (1.78%) Jetty
19 19 (1.41%) WebSphere Process Server
20 16 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (1.63%) HipChat
2 19 (1.41%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.22%) MS Office
6 1 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.15%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.15%) Radian6
5 2 (0.15%) Sprinklr
6 1 (0.074%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.074%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.074%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.074%) RMDS
6 1 (0.074%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.074%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 245 (18.15%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (9.04%) GitHub
3 43 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (2.15%) Amazon SQS
4 29 (2.15%) IaaS
5 25 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (1.85%) PaaS
6 22 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (1.56%) Amazon S3
8 19 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (1.11%) Twilio
9 15 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (0.74%) Loggly
12 10 (0.74%) OpenShift
13 8 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
13 8 (0.59%) Sumo Logic
14 6 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 90 (6.67%) HTTP
2 47 (3.48%) DNS
3 40 (2.96%) LDAP
4 33 (2.44%) SSL
5 29 (2.15%) Internet
6 27 (2.00%) SSH
7 26 (1.93%) OpenLDAP
7 26 (1.93%) OpenVPN
8 17 (1.26%) TCP/IP
9 14 (1.04%) Firewall
9 14 (1.04%) Kerberos
9 14 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (0.96%) IPsec
10 13 (0.96%) VPN
11 12 (0.89%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.37%) FTP
13 4 (0.30%) AMQP
14 3 (0.22%) Intranet
15 1 (0.074%) SMPP
15 1 (0.074%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (9.26%) Relational Database
2 94 (6.96%) MongoDB
3 90 (6.67%) Big Data
4 89 (6.59%) Hadoop
5 82 (6.07%) MySQL
6 71 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 65 (4.81%) Oracle Database
8 62 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
9 59 (4.37%) SQL Server
10 51 (3.78%) DB2
11 47 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 30 (2.22%) Apache Hive
12 30 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
13 29 (2.15%) Redis
14 27 (2.00%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.70%) SQLite
16 16 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
17 14 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
18 13 (0.96%) HBase
18 13 (0.96%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 729 (54.00%) Jenkins
2 645 (47.78%) Git (software)
3 365 (27.04%) JUnit
4 311 (23.04%) JIRA
5 289 (21.41%) Ant
6 288 (21.33%) Gradle
7 213 (15.78%) Selenium
8 209 (15.48%) Mockito
9 202 (14.96%) Subversion
10 192 (14.22%) Cucumber
11 125 (9.26%) Eclipse
12 122 (9.04%) Sonatype Nexus
13 111 (8.22%) TeamCity
14 83 (6.15%) Bitbucket
15 78 (5.78%) SonarQube
16 75 (5.56%) WebDriver
17 71 (5.26%) SoapUI
18 68 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 67 (4.96%) Hudson
20 66 (4.89%) IntelliJ
General
1 289 (21.41%) Finance
2 211 (15.63%) Banking
3 70 (5.19%) Marketing
4 62 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 51 (3.78%) Investment Banking
6 46 (3.41%) Electronics
6 46 (3.41%) Manufacturing
6 46 (3.41%) Retail
7 21 (1.56%) Front Office
7 21 (1.56%) Publishing
8 17 (1.26%) Games
9 12 (0.89%) Back Office
10 8 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.59%) Law
11 7 (0.52%) Legal
11 7 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.37%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.37%) Billing
12 5 (0.37%) French Language
13 4 (0.30%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 850 (62.96%) Developer
2 618 (45.78%) Java Developer
3 203 (15.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 149 (11.04%) Senior Developer
5 117 (8.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 83 (6.15%) Java Engineer
7 66 (4.89%) Agile Developer
8 53 (3.93%) Architect
9 52 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
10 50 (3.70%) Consultant
11 45 (3.33%) Software Engineer
12 38 (2.81%) Software Developer
13 37 (2.74%) AWS Engineer
14 36 (2.67%) Java Software Engineer
14 36 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
15 33 (2.44%) AWS DevOps
16 30 (2.22%) Full Stack Developer
16 30 (2.22%) Senior DevOps
17 29 (2.15%) Java Software Developer
18 28 (2.07%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (45.93%) Spring
2 361 (26.74%) Web Services
3 326 (24.15%) REST
4 311 (23.04%) HTML
5 303 (22.44%) XML
6 261 (19.33%) SOAP
7 260 (19.26%) Hibernate
8 240 (17.78%) CSS
9 237 (17.56%) JSON
10 202 (14.96%) AngularJS
11 192 (14.22%) J2EE
12 183 (13.56%) RESTful
13 163 (12.07%) JMS
14 162 (12.00%) HTML5
15 127 (9.41%) jQuery
16 125 (9.26%) Apache Camel
17 120 (8.89%) XSLT
18 113 (8.37%) Java EE
19 107 (7.93%) Spring Boot
20 104 (7.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 50 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (2.89%) Data Structures
4 35 (2.59%) Algorithms
5 33 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 32 (2.37%) User Experience
7 27 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
8 23 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.04%) Credit Risk
9 14 (1.04%) Fintech
10 13 (0.96%) iPad
11 12 (0.89%) Derivative
12 11 (0.81%) Fixed Income
12 11 (0.81%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.74%) Data Centre
13 10 (0.74%) Graphic Design
14 9 (0.67%) EPoS
15 7 (0.52%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 401 (29.70%) Linux
2 221 (16.37%) Unix
3 64 (4.74%) CentOS
4 49 (3.63%) Windows
5 34 (2.52%) Android
6 33 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (2.37%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 13 (0.96%) RancherOS
9 13 (0.96%) VyOS
10 8 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.59%) CoreOS
11 6 (0.44%) Solaris
11 6 (0.44%) VMS
12 5 (0.37%) Windows Server
13 4 (0.30%) Fedora
14 2 (0.15%) Debian
14 2 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 850 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (32.59%) TDD
3 416 (30.81%) Scrum
4 392 (29.04%) DevOps
5 332 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
6 269 (19.93%) BDD
7 185 (13.70%) OO
8 162 (12.00%) Configuration Management
9 159 (11.78%) MVC
10 154 (11.41%) Microservices
11 134 (9.93%) Unit Testing
12 132 (9.78%) SOA
13 126 (9.33%) Open Source
14 122 (9.04%) Continuous Delivery
15 96 (7.11%) Software Engineering
16 94 (6.96%) Kanban
17 88 (6.52%) SDLC
18 81 (6.00%) E-Commerce
19 79 (5.85%) Web Development
20 74 (5.48%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1150 (85.19%) Java
2 436 (32.30%) JavaScript
3 337 (24.96%) SQL
4 223 (16.52%) Python
5 154 (11.41%) Bash Shell
6 134 (9.93%) Shell Script
7 131 (9.70%) Groovy
8 115 (8.52%) Ruby
9 81 (6.00%) XPath
10 67 (4.96%) Scala
11 62 (4.59%) PL/SQL
12 40 (2.96%) Korn
12 40 (2.96%) Perl
13 38 (2.81%) C#
14 35 (2.59%) C++
15 34 (2.52%) Go
16 32 (2.37%) PHP
17 20 (1.48%) Clojure
18 19 (1.41%) ES6
19 17 (1.26%) C
Qualifications
1 108 (8.00%) Degree
2 101 (7.48%) Security Cleared
3 82 (6.07%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.26%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (0.96%) ISEB
6 13 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.59%) CCA
8 6 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.44%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.22%) QA
2 26 (1.93%) MiFID
3 23 (1.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 23 (1.70%) EMIR
4 21 (1.56%) FATCA
5 17 (1.26%) SDET
6 11 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.15%) GCP
8 2 (0.15%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.074%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.074%) PMO
System Software
1 253 (18.74%) Docker
2 33 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 30 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (2.00%) Postfix
5 26 (1.93%) Squid
5 26 (1.93%) vCloud
6 15 (1.11%) HDFS
7 7 (0.52%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.37%) Varnish
9 4 (0.30%) Active Directory
10 3 (0.22%) vSphere
11 2 (0.15%) Ceph
11 2 (0.15%) LXC
12 1 (0.074%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.074%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.074%) KVM
Systems Management
1 266 (19.70%) Puppet
2 243 (18.00%) Ansible
3 148 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (4.67%) Kubernetes
5 59 (4.37%) ZABBIX
6 50 (3.70%) Terraform
7 40 (2.96%) logstash
8 35 (2.59%) Rancher
9 32 (2.37%) Kibana
10 30 (2.22%) Nagios
11 29 (2.15%) Salt
12 26 (1.93%) Docker Swarm
13 20 (1.48%) Consul
13 20 (1.48%) Packer
14 14 (1.04%) Graphite
15 13 (0.96%) HAProxy
16 12 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
17 11 (0.81%) Oozie
18 6 (0.44%) OpenAM
18 6 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 282 (20.89%) Oracle
2 74 (5.48%) VMware
3 73 (5.41%) Atlassian
4 54 (4.00%) Splunk
5 51 (3.78%) SAP
6 46 (3.41%) IBM
7 44 (3.26%) Google
8 43 (3.19%) Adobe
9 41 (3.04%) Solace
10 37 (2.74%) Red Hat
11 35 (2.59%) MuleSoft
11 35 (2.59%) WSO2
12 34 (2.52%) Perforce
13 32 (2.37%) Sonatype
14 31 (2.30%) Microsoft
15 30 (2.22%) AppDynamics
16 24 (1.78%) ATG
17 22 (1.63%) TIBCO
18 18 (1.33%) Hortonworks
19 17 (1.26%) New Relic
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Rate: £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £550.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Piksel
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Square One Resources
Rate: £283.87 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £37.50 - £42.50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £401 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago