Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 27 79
Rank change year-on-year -12 +52 +6
Contract jobs citing Maven 69 101 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.09% 11.92% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.55% 31.76% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 76 0
Essex median daily rate £525 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% - -
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £470
% change year-on-year - +11.70% +27.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Essex median hourly rate - £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.45% -
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +45.45% -38.89%

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 353 318 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.28% 37.54% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 222 52
Essex median daily rate £520 £513 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.46% +24.24% +5.77%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £536
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 11
Essex median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £31.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.23% -14.93%
10th Percentile £25.40 £35.05 £30.25
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year - +0.59% +4.97%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +1 8 £445 -19.09% 1
Basildon +7 5 £513 - 2
Brentwood -2 3 £475 +48.44% 2
Harlow - 1 £500 - 2
Maven
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 68 (98.55%) Java
2 60 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (69.57%) Oracle
4 46 (66.67%) TDD
5 42 (60.87%) Web Services
5 42 (60.87%) SOAP
6 41 (59.42%) XML
6 41 (59.42%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (59.42%) Manufacturing
7 40 (57.97%) Marketing
8 39 (56.52%) JSON
9 38 (55.07%) XSLT
9 38 (55.07%) Greenfield Project
10 37 (53.62%) Java 8
10 37 (53.62%) SAP
10 37 (53.62%) SOA
10 37 (53.62%) Digital Marketing
10 37 (53.62%) Finance
10 37 (53.62%) Electronics
10 37 (53.62%) Telecoms
10 37 (53.62%) Programme Management
11 36 (52.17%) Middleware
12 35 (50.72%) XPath
12 35 (50.72%) Apache Camel
12 35 (50.72%) Mule
12 35 (50.72%) RESTful
12 35 (50.72%) Oracle Service Bus
12 35 (50.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 35 (50.72%) WSO2
13 33 (47.83%) Swagger

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 35 (50.72%) Mule
1 35 (50.72%) Oracle Service Bus
1 35 (50.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (17.39%) Confluence
3 7 (10.14%) WebLogic
3 7 (10.14%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (4.35%) JBoss
6 2 (2.90%) Apache
6 2 (2.90%) CMS
7 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) MySQL
3 4 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.45%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 14 (20.29%) JIRA
3 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.59%) JUnit
5 7 (10.14%) Gradle
5 7 (10.14%) Selenium
5 7 (10.14%) SoapUI
6 6 (8.70%) Eclipse
7 5 (7.25%) Ant
7 5 (7.25%) CA Gen
7 5 (7.25%) Checkstyle
7 5 (7.25%) Subversion
8 4 (5.80%) AccuRev
8 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.80%) GitLab
8 4 (5.80%) JMeter
9 3 (4.35%) LoadRunner
9 3 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (4.35%) Vagrant
10 2 (2.90%) Hudson
General
1 41 (59.42%) Manufacturing
2 40 (57.97%) Marketing
3 37 (53.62%) Electronics
3 37 (53.62%) Finance
3 37 (53.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (89.86%) Developer
2 45 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 31 (44.93%) Senior Developer
4 28 (40.58%) Integration Developer
5 15 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (18.84%) SOA Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Agile Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Lead Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Lead Java Developer
8 8 (11.59%) Senior Agile Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Java Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Java Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Lead Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
11 1 (1.45%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.87%) SOAP
1 42 (60.87%) Web Services
2 41 (59.42%) XML
3 39 (56.52%) JSON
4 38 (55.07%) XSLT
5 36 (52.17%) Middleware
6 35 (50.72%) Apache Camel
6 35 (50.72%) RESTful
7 33 (47.83%) Swagger
7 33 (47.83%) WireMock
8 24 (34.78%) Spring
9 18 (26.09%) Spring Boot
10 9 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 8 (11.59%) HTML
12 7 (10.14%) CSS
12 7 (10.14%) J2EE
12 7 (10.14%) REST
13 6 (8.70%) Ajax
14 5 (7.25%) Java EE
14 5 (7.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (55.07%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 3 (4.35%) Replication
4 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.90%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Unix
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (66.67%) TDD
3 41 (59.42%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (53.62%) Digital Marketing
4 37 (53.62%) Programme Management
4 37 (53.62%) SOA
5 17 (24.64%) Microservices
6 14 (20.29%) Scrum
7 13 (18.84%) OO
8 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (13.04%) BDD
9 9 (13.04%) Pair Programming
10 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.59%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 7 (10.14%) Migration
12 6 (8.70%) DevOps
12 6 (8.70%) Kanban
13 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
13 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
14 4 (5.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) Java
2 37 (53.62%) Java 8
3 35 (50.72%) XPath
4 23 (33.33%) SQL
5 13 (18.84%) PL/SQL
6 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.25%) Perl
7 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.80%) Java 9
9 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Docker
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (69.57%) Oracle
2 37 (53.62%) SAP
3 35 (50.72%) WSO2
4 6 (8.70%) Adobe
4 6 (8.70%) IBM
5 5 (7.25%) BEA
5 5 (7.25%) Informatica
5 5 (7.25%) Pega
5 5 (7.25%) Talend
5 5 (7.25%) webMethods
6 3 (4.35%) Google
7 2 (2.90%) Omniture
7 2 (2.90%) Perforce
8 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.45%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.45%) HP