The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 66 67
Rank change year-on-year +25 +1  
Contract jobs citing Maven 15 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.60% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.23% 3.53% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £368 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.63% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +5.11% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +49.12% -28.75%  

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 78 85 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 13.52% 9.69% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 66
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £336 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Reading

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Reading

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Maven.

1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) DevOps
4 12 (50.00%) RESTful
4 12 (50.00%) Web Services
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
6 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (41.67%) Scrum
6 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (29.17%) MSBuild
8 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
8 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (29.17%) Unix
8 7 (29.17%) Ant
8 7 (29.17%) C#
8 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) Python
9 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) Docker
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
10 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (20.83%) VMware
10 5 (20.83%) Debian

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.17%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.17%) DataStax
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (29.17%) Ant
3 7 (29.17%) MSBuild
3 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (8.33%) JUnit
7 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
7 1 (4.17%) jMock
7 1 (4.17%) Mockito
7 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
7 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Windows DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) RESTful
1 12 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (29.17%) .NET
3 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE
4 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (8.33%) Apache CXF
5 2 (8.33%) OAuth
5 2 (8.33%) OSGi
5 2 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) Ehcache
6 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.17%) Java EE
6 1 (4.17%) JMS
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware
6 1 (4.17%) Play Framework
6 1 (4.17%) PowerMock
6 1 (4.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) Unix
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.83%) Debian
5 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Information Management
6 2 (8.33%) Kanban
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Microservices
7 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
3 6 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Talend