Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 16 November 2018 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
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 - +88
Contract jobs citing Maven 77 104 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.12% 13.00% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.20% 33.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 56 82 0
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% - -
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £470
% change year-on-year +2.44% +9.04% +25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Essex median hourly rate - £40.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 401 311 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.06% 38.88% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 229 56
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +11.11% +15.31%
10th Percentile £363 £316 £260
90th Percentile £600 £600 £540
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £404
% change year-on-year - +11.52% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 12
Essex median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -6.54%
10th Percentile £25.04 £35.50 £30.78
90th Percentile £52.88 £63.75 £43.38
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in Essex

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Essex

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Essex over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Essex

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in Essex

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Essex region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
Southend-on-Sea +3 16 £500 -9.09% 1
Basildon +7 6 £488 +8.33%
Harlow - 2 £488 -
Brentwood 0 1 - -
Maven
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Maven.

1 72 (93.51%) Java
2 61 (79.22%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (68.83%) TDD
4 49 (63.64%) Oracle
5 45 (58.44%) Web Services
6 44 (57.14%) XML
6 44 (57.14%) SOAP
7 43 (55.84%) Marketing
8 41 (53.25%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (51.95%) Manufacturing
10 39 (50.65%) JSON
11 37 (48.05%) Java 8
12 36 (46.75%) Digital Marketing
12 36 (46.75%) Finance
12 36 (46.75%) Electronics
12 36 (46.75%) Telecoms
12 36 (46.75%) Programme Management
12 36 (46.75%) Middleware
12 36 (46.75%) XSLT
12 36 (46.75%) SAP
13 35 (45.45%) SOA
13 35 (45.45%) Greenfield Project
14 34 (44.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 33 (42.86%) WSO2
15 33 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
15 33 (42.86%) Mule
15 33 (42.86%) RESTful
15 33 (42.86%) WireMock
15 33 (42.86%) Swagger
15 33 (42.86%) Apache Camel

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 34 (44.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (42.86%) Mule
2 33 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
3 13 (16.88%) Confluence
4 11 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 9 (11.69%) WebSphere
6 8 (10.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (5.19%) Apache
8 4 (5.19%) JBoss
9 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.60%) GitHub
3 2 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.49%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.60%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.30%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.30%) GIS
8 1 (1.30%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (38.96%) Jenkins
2 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
3 17 (22.08%) JIRA
4 14 (18.18%) JUnit
5 13 (16.88%) Selenium
6 12 (15.58%) Eclipse
6 12 (15.58%) Subversion
7 11 (14.29%) Ant
7 11 (14.29%) SoapUI
8 10 (12.99%) Cucumber
9 9 (11.69%) Gradle
10 8 (10.39%) AccuRev
10 8 (10.39%) GitLab
11 6 (7.79%) CA Gen
11 6 (7.79%) Checkstyle
11 6 (7.79%) JMeter
12 4 (5.19%) Artifactory
13 3 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
General
1 43 (55.84%) Marketing
2 40 (51.95%) Manufacturing
3 36 (46.75%) Electronics
3 36 (46.75%) Finance
3 36 (46.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (83.12%) Developer
2 56 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 30 (38.96%) Senior Developer
4 28 (36.36%) Integration Developer
5 22 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (15.58%) Lead Developer
6 12 (15.58%) Lead Java Developer
6 12 (15.58%) SOA Developer
7 9 (11.69%) Agile Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Agile Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Java Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) AWS Architect
11 2 (2.60%) AWS DevOps
11 2 (2.60%) Consultant
11 2 (2.60%) DevOps Architect
11 2 (2.60%) DevOps Consultant
11 2 (2.60%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (58.44%) Web Services
2 44 (57.14%) SOAP
2 44 (57.14%) XML
3 39 (50.65%) JSON
4 36 (46.75%) Middleware
4 36 (46.75%) XSLT
5 33 (42.86%) Apache Camel
5 33 (42.86%) RESTful
5 33 (42.86%) Swagger
5 33 (42.86%) WireMock
6 30 (38.96%) Spring
7 24 (31.17%) Spring Boot
8 13 (16.88%) HTML
8 13 (16.88%) REST
9 12 (15.58%) CSS
10 11 (14.29%) J2EE
11 10 (12.99%) JPA
12 9 (11.69%) Ajax
12 9 (11.69%) Spring MVC
12 9 (11.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 35 (45.45%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (6.49%) Clustering
4 5 (6.49%) Replication
5 3 (3.90%) User Experience
6 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.30%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Unix
2 9 (11.69%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) Windows
3 8 (10.39%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (79.22%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (68.83%) TDD
3 41 (53.25%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (46.75%) Digital Marketing
4 36 (46.75%) Programme Management
5 35 (45.45%) SOA
6 27 (35.06%) Microservices
7 19 (24.68%) Scrum
8 16 (20.78%) BDD
9 15 (19.48%) OO
10 12 (15.58%) DevOps
10 12 (15.58%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (14.29%) MVC
12 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (11.69%) Kanban
13 9 (11.69%) Migration
13 9 (11.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
14 8 (10.39%) Pair Programming
14 8 (10.39%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 72 (93.51%) Java
2 37 (48.05%) Java 8
3 33 (42.86%) XPath
4 28 (36.36%) SQL
5 16 (20.78%) PL/SQL
6 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.79%) Perl
7 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.19%) Java 9
9 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.18%) Docker
2 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) Ansible
2 3 (3.90%) Terraform
3 2 (2.60%) Kibana
3 2 (2.60%) logstash
4 1 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.30%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 49 (63.64%) Oracle
2 36 (46.75%) SAP
3 33 (42.86%) WSO2
4 9 (11.69%) Adobe
5 7 (9.09%) IBM
6 6 (7.79%) BEA
6 6 (7.79%) Informatica
6 6 (7.79%) Pega
6 6 (7.79%) webMethods
7 5 (6.49%) Talend
8 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.90%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.60%) Google
10 2 (2.60%) Perforce
11 1 (1.30%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (1.30%) HP
11 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.30%) Omniture