Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 23 76
Rank change year-on-year -32 +53 +7
Contract jobs citing Maven 57 82 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.63% 11.90% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.06% 36.28% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 74 3
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +10.81% +5.71%
10th Percentile £436 £425 £456
90th Percentile £600 £600 £469
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £463
% change year-on-year +2.44% +10.81% +15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Essex median hourly rate - £42.50 -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 355 226 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.04% 32.80% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 181 79
Essex median daily rate £505 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +10.81% +15.63%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £260
90th Percentile £600 £619 £532
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 12
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +0.13%
10th Percentile £33.76 £36.75 £32.08
90th Percentile £63.50 £63.75 £43.45
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £43.75 £40.81
% change year-on-year - +7.20% +2.03%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -5 15 £500 -13.90%
Basildon +5 4 £488 +8.33%
Harlow - 2 £488 - 4
Brentwood +1 1 - -
Maven
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 52 (91.23%) Java
2 44 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (68.42%) TDD
4 34 (59.65%) Oracle
5 29 (50.88%) Web Services
5 29 (50.88%) XML
6 28 (49.12%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (47.37%) Marketing
8 26 (45.61%) SOAP
8 26 (45.61%) Jenkins
9 25 (43.86%) SQL
9 25 (43.86%) Spring
10 23 (40.35%) Manufacturing
10 23 (40.35%) Microservices
11 22 (38.60%) Java 8
11 22 (38.60%) JSON
11 22 (38.60%) SOA
11 22 (38.60%) Middleware
12 21 (36.84%) Electronics
12 21 (36.84%) Telecoms
12 21 (36.84%) SAP
12 21 (36.84%) Digital Marketing
12 21 (36.84%) Finance
12 21 (36.84%) Programme Management
12 21 (36.84%) Spring Boot
12 21 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (35.09%) RESTful
13 20 (35.09%) Oracle Service Bus
13 20 (35.09%) WSO2
13 20 (35.09%) 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 21 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (35.09%) Mule
2 20 (35.09%) Oracle Service Bus
3 13 (22.81%) WebLogic
4 12 (21.05%) Confluence
5 8 (14.04%) WebSphere
6 7 (12.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (5.26%) Apache
8 3 (5.26%) JBoss
9 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.51%) GitHub
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) MySQL
2 7 (12.28%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (45.61%) Jenkins
2 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 14 (24.56%) JIRA
4 10 (17.54%) Eclipse
4 10 (17.54%) Subversion
5 8 (14.04%) Ant
5 8 (14.04%) CA Gen
5 8 (14.04%) Checkstyle
5 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
5 8 (14.04%) GitLab
5 8 (14.04%) Gradle
5 8 (14.04%) JUnit
5 8 (14.04%) Selenium
6 6 (10.53%) AccuRev
6 6 (10.53%) SoapUI
7 4 (7.02%) Artifactory
8 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
9 2 (3.51%) NeoLoad
9 2 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 27 (47.37%) Marketing
2 23 (40.35%) Manufacturing
3 21 (36.84%) Electronics
3 21 (36.84%) Finance
3 21 (36.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 43 (75.44%) Java Developer
3 21 (36.84%) Integration Developer
4 20 (35.09%) Senior Developer
5 17 (29.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Lead Developer
7 7 (12.28%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (7.02%) SOA Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (3.51%) AWS Architect
10 2 (3.51%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (3.51%) Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.75%) Senior Middleware Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) Web Services
1 29 (50.88%) XML
2 26 (45.61%) SOAP
3 25 (43.86%) Spring
4 22 (38.60%) JSON
4 22 (38.60%) Middleware
5 21 (36.84%) Spring Boot
6 20 (35.09%) Apache Camel
6 20 (35.09%) RESTful
6 20 (35.09%) Swagger
6 20 (35.09%) WireMock
6 20 (35.09%) XSLT
7 13 (22.81%) J2EE
8 11 (19.30%) HTML
9 9 (15.79%) CSS
9 9 (15.79%) JPA
10 8 (14.04%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (14.04%) REST
10 8 (14.04%) Spring MVC
10 8 (14.04%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 4 (7.02%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.75%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Unix
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Windows
3 6 (10.53%) Solaris
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (68.42%) TDD
3 28 (49.12%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (40.35%) Microservices
5 22 (38.60%) SOA
6 21 (36.84%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (36.84%) Programme Management
7 17 (29.82%) Scrum
8 16 (28.07%) BDD
9 14 (24.56%) OO
10 10 (17.54%) Kanban
10 10 (17.54%) MVC
10 10 (17.54%) Pair Programming
10 10 (17.54%) Process Improvement
10 10 (17.54%) Test Strategy
11 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
11 9 (15.79%) Technical Leadership
12 8 (14.04%) DevOps
12 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (14.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 52 (91.23%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 22 (38.60%) Java 8
4 20 (35.09%) XPath
5 15 (26.32%) PL/SQL
6 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 8 (14.04%) Perl
7 8 (14.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Docker
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Ansible
2 3 (5.26%) Terraform
3 2 (3.51%) Kibana
3 2 (3.51%) logstash
4 1 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.75%) Mesos
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Oracle
2 21 (36.84%) SAP
3 20 (35.09%) WSO2
4 8 (14.04%) BEA
4 8 (14.04%) Informatica
4 8 (14.04%) Pega
4 8 (14.04%) webMethods
5 7 (12.28%) Adobe
6 6 (10.53%) IBM
7 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.26%) Talend
9 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.51%) Perforce
10 1 (1.75%) Google
10 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.75%) Omniture