The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 30 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.

Apache Maven
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10  
Contract jobs citing Maven 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.94% 0.43% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.43% 3.45% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Median daily rate £513 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £385
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 35 29 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 12.54% 12.45% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 34
Median daily rate £500 £389 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.61% +15.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £319 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Maven.

1 32 (96.97%) Java
1 32 (96.97%) Spring
2 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (75.76%) Java EE
4 24 (72.73%) SQL
4 24 (72.73%) JUnit
5 23 (69.70%) Mockito
6 22 (66.67%) Jenkins
7 21 (63.64%) TDD
7 21 (63.64%) JBoss
8 20 (60.61%) DevOps
8 20 (60.61%) Unit Testing
9 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (57.58%) Scrum
10 18 (54.55%) Pair Programming
10 18 (54.55%) BPEL
10 18 (54.55%) WebSphere
10 18 (54.55%) BPMN
10 18 (54.55%) Cucumber
10 18 (54.55%) GitHub
11 17 (51.52%) Migration
12 15 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (42.42%) WebSphere Process Server
14 13 (39.39%) Publishing
15 11 (33.33%) Alfresco
16 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
17 9 (27.27%) SOAP
17 9 (27.27%) Web Services
17 9 (27.27%) RESTful
18 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (63.64%) JBoss
2 18 (54.55%) WebSphere
3 15 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (42.42%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (33.33%) Alfresco
6 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
7 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (12.12%) nginx
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (3.03%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (54.55%) GitHub
2 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) JUnit
2 23 (69.70%) Mockito
3 22 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 18 (54.55%) Cucumber
5 4 (12.12%) Ant
5 4 (12.12%) Selenium
6 1 (3.03%) Babel
6 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.03%) Gradle
6 1 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 13 (39.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) Java Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 10 (30.30%) Java Software Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Java Software Engineer
4 10 (30.30%) Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (9.09%) AWS Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Architect
8 2 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Linux Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) Spring
2 25 (75.76%) Java EE
3 9 (27.27%) RESTful
3 9 (27.27%) SOAP
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) JMS
5 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.15%) JSON
5 5 (15.15%) Node.js
6 4 (12.12%) Apache Camel
6 4 (12.12%) Dropwizard
6 4 (12.12%) Grails
6 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.12%) J2EE
6 4 (12.12%) JSF
6 4 (12.12%) Play Framework
6 4 (12.12%) REST
6 4 (12.12%) Spring Boot
6 4 (12.12%) Spring MVC
6 4 (12.12%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) TDD
3 20 (60.61%) DevOps
3 20 (60.61%) Unit Testing
4 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (57.58%) Scrum
5 18 (54.55%) BPEL
5 18 (54.55%) BPMN
5 18 (54.55%) Pair Programming
6 17 (51.52%) Migration
7 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
9 4 (12.12%) Microservices
9 4 (12.12%) MVC
10 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
11 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.06%) SOA
12 1 (3.03%) Product Management
12 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Java
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) XPath
5 1 (3.03%) ES6
5 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) IBM
2 1 (3.03%) PayPal