Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 38 81
Rank change year-on-year +9 +43 +1
Contract jobs citing Maven 83 78 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 10.27% 9.04% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.48% 25.66% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 56 2
Essex median daily rate £525 £538 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +48.28% -19.44%
10th Percentile £463 £330 £281
90th Percentile £635 £609 £434
East of England median daily rate £525 £538 £470
% change year-on-year -2.33% +14.36% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Essex median hourly rate £35.54 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +45.45% -
10th Percentile £35.27 £40.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £35.81 £40.00 £28.75
East of England median hourly rate £35.54 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +45.45% -

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 302 304 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.38% 35.23% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 218 51
Essex median daily rate £513 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +25.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £363 £280 £220
90th Percentile £633 £587 £460
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 18 8
Essex median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +26.18% -16.58%
10th Percentile £25.40 £35.00 £29.05
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £34.60
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.54% +2.50% +5.26%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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
Basildon +10 10 £525 - 2
Southend-on-Sea +10 8 £435 -20.91%
Brentwood +2 2 £475 +48.44% 1
Maven
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 77 (92.77%) Java
2 63 (75.90%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (63.86%) Web Services
3 53 (63.86%) Manufacturing
4 52 (62.65%) Greenfield Project
5 51 (61.45%) TDD
5 51 (61.45%) JSON
6 50 (60.24%) Marketing
6 50 (60.24%) SOAP
7 49 (59.04%) XML
7 49 (59.04%) Oracle
8 48 (57.83%) SAP
8 48 (57.83%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (57.83%) Middleware
8 48 (57.83%) Electronics
8 48 (57.83%) Telecoms
8 48 (57.83%) Finance
8 48 (57.83%) Digital Marketing
8 48 (57.83%) Programme Management
9 47 (56.63%) XSLT
10 46 (55.42%) SOA
11 44 (53.01%) Mule
11 44 (53.01%) XPath
11 44 (53.01%) RESTful
11 44 (53.01%) Oracle Service Bus
11 44 (53.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 44 (53.01%) WSO2
11 44 (53.01%) Apache Camel
12 39 (46.99%) WireMock
12 39 (46.99%) 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 44 (53.01%) Mule
1 44 (53.01%) Oracle Service Bus
1 44 (53.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (8.43%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.23%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.02%) JBoss
5 4 (4.82%) Apache
6 3 (3.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Confluence
7 2 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.41%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (4.82%) GIS
2 4 (4.82%) JasperReports
2 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.25%) JUnit
3 9 (10.84%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.64%) Gradle
4 8 (9.64%) JIRA
5 7 (8.43%) Ant
5 7 (8.43%) Selenium
5 7 (8.43%) SoapUI
6 5 (6.02%) Hudson
7 4 (4.82%) ClearQuest
7 4 (4.82%) CruiseControl
7 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.82%) FishEye
7 4 (4.82%) JMeter
7 4 (4.82%) Subversion
7 4 (4.82%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.61%) AccuRev
8 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.61%) LoadRunner
8 3 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 53 (63.86%) Manufacturing
2 50 (60.24%) Marketing
3 48 (57.83%) Electronics
3 48 (57.83%) Finance
3 48 (57.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (73.49%) Developer
2 37 (44.58%) Integration Developer
3 33 (39.76%) Senior Developer
4 31 (37.35%) Java Developer
5 22 (26.51%) SOA Developer
6 15 (18.07%) Agile Developer
6 15 (18.07%) Lead Developer
7 12 (14.46%) Lead Java Developer
7 12 (14.46%) Senior Agile Developer
8 8 (9.64%) Architect
9 7 (8.43%) Analyst
9 7 (8.43%) Lead Architect
9 7 (8.43%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Java Architect
10 5 (6.02%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 5 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.82%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (63.86%) Web Services
2 51 (61.45%) JSON
3 50 (60.24%) SOAP
4 49 (59.04%) XML
5 48 (57.83%) Middleware
6 47 (56.63%) XSLT
7 44 (53.01%) Apache Camel
7 44 (53.01%) RESTful
8 39 (46.99%) Swagger
8 39 (46.99%) WireMock
9 25 (30.12%) Spring
10 11 (13.25%) Spring Boot
11 9 (10.84%) AngularJS
11 9 (10.84%) CSS
11 9 (10.84%) REST
12 8 (9.64%) Ajax
13 7 (8.43%) JMS
14 6 (7.23%) Elastic Stack
14 6 (7.23%) HTML
15 4 (4.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 52 (62.65%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) Clustering
5 2 (2.41%) Replication
5 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.20%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Linux
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Solaris
2 3 (3.61%) Unix
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (75.90%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (61.45%) TDD
3 48 (57.83%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (57.83%) Digital Marketing
3 48 (57.83%) Programme Management
4 46 (55.42%) SOA
5 21 (25.30%) Microservices
6 20 (24.10%) UML
7 18 (21.69%) DevOps
8 16 (19.28%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.84%) OO
10 9 (10.84%) Scrum
11 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
11 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.43%) Pair Programming
13 5 (6.02%) Kanban
13 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
13 5 (6.02%) User Stories
14 4 (4.82%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 77 (92.77%) Java
2 44 (53.01%) XPath
3 28 (33.73%) Java 8
4 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.46%) SQL
6 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.02%) C
7 4 (4.82%) Java 9
8 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Docker
2 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.41%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Ansible
2 8 (9.64%) Consul
2 8 (9.64%) Kubernetes
3 6 (7.23%) Terraform
4 1 (1.20%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (59.04%) Oracle
2 48 (57.83%) SAP
3 44 (53.01%) WSO2
4 7 (8.43%) Adobe
4 7 (8.43%) IBM
5 5 (6.02%) Google
5 5 (6.02%) Talend
6 4 (4.82%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.20%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.20%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Omniture