Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 May 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 190 211 182
Rank change year-on-year +21 -29 -29
Contract jobs citing Maven 48 150 228
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.66% 1.02% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.72% 5.32% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 112 180
Median daily rate £475 £469 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -0.79% -3.08%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £325
90th Percentile £618 £565 £588
England median daily rate £500 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £58.00 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +5.56% +5.88%

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,016 2,819 3,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.05% 19.19% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 1,796 1,864
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 41 64
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £18.25 £36.75 £36.98
90th Percentile £58.00 £57.50 £67.25
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -13.79% +2.35% -

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Maven as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the South East

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Maven in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Maven in the South East

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Maven in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Maven in the South East

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Maven in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Maven in the South East

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Surrey +38 15 £475 -5.00%
Thames Valley +13 15 £594 +31.94% 4
Berkshire +53 13 £594 +31.94% 1
Hampshire +55 10 £412 -8.56%
West Sussex +12 8 £425 -15.84%
Buckinghamshire -3 2 - - 3
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Maven.

1 37 (77.08%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 28 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 24 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (47.92%) Linux
5 23 (47.92%) Test Automation
6 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (45.83%) Spring
7 20 (41.67%) SonarQube
8 18 (37.50%) Python
8 18 (37.50%) DevOps
8 18 (37.50%) AWS
9 17 (35.42%) Subversion
10 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 14 (29.17%) Scrum
12 13 (27.08%) Web Services
12 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
12 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
13 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
13 12 (25.00%) Mercurial
14 11 (22.92%) CentOS
14 11 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (22.92%) System Testing
14 11 (22.92%) RabbitMQ
14 11 (22.92%) Docker
14 11 (22.92%) FindBugs
14 11 (22.92%) C++
14 11 (22.92%) SQL
14 11 (22.92%) Debian
14 11 (22.92%) Log4j

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (10.42%) Anypoint
4 4 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (8.33%) CMS
4 4 (8.33%) Confluence
4 4 (8.33%) Headless CMS
5 3 (6.25%) Apache
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.17%) IIS
6 2 (4.17%) Jetty
6 2 (4.17%) Jupyter
6 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.08%) AquaLogic
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) AWS
2 10 (20.83%) Azure
3 6 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (12.50%) Serverless
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon S3
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (10.42%) CloudFront
4 5 (10.42%) GitHub
5 4 (8.33%) Coveralls
6 3 (6.25%) Azure Stack
6 3 (6.25%) OpenShift
7 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) DHCP
4 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) FTP
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.58%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (10.42%) Big Data
3 5 (10.42%) Cloudera CDH
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.17%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.17%) Semantic Layer
6 1 (2.08%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 32 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 28 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 20 (41.67%) SonarQube
4 17 (35.42%) Subversion
5 12 (25.00%) Mercurial
6 11 (22.92%) FindBugs
6 11 (22.92%) Log4j
7 10 (20.83%) JUnit
8 8 (16.67%) Gradle
9 7 (14.58%) Selenium
10 6 (12.50%) Ant
10 6 (12.50%) Cucumber
11 5 (10.42%) IntelliJ
11 5 (10.42%) JIRA
11 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
12 4 (8.33%) Bitbucket Server
13 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
13 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
13 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (4.17%) Banking
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
1 2 (4.17%) Legal
1 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Integration Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Application Development Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) Spring
2 13 (27.08%) Web Services
3 11 (22.92%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (18.75%) JSON
4 9 (18.75%) REST
5 8 (16.67%) XML
6 7 (14.58%) Node.js
6 7 (14.58%) SOAP
7 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
8 4 (8.33%) Apache Camel
8 4 (8.33%) JMS
8 4 (8.33%) Spring Boot
9 3 (6.25%) Java EE
9 3 (6.25%) JDBC
10 2 (4.17%) EJB
10 2 (4.17%) JSR 170
10 2 (4.17%) LDAP
10 2 (4.17%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (4.17%) XSD
10 2 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) CentOS
2 11 (22.92%) Debian
2 11 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Ubuntu
3 8 (16.67%) Windows
4 6 (12.50%) Unix
5 3 (6.25%) Solaris
6 2 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (47.92%) Test Automation
3 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (37.50%) DevOps
5 14 (29.17%) Scrum
6 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
7 11 (22.92%) System Testing
8 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 8 (16.67%) Project Delivery
10 7 (14.58%) Microservices
10 7 (14.58%) Open Source
10 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (14.58%) SOA
11 6 (12.50%) BDD
11 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (12.50%) Kanban
11 6 (12.50%) TDD
12 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
12 4 (8.33%) Migration
12 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) Java
2 18 (37.50%) Python
3 11 (22.92%) C++
3 11 (22.92%) SQL
4 9 (18.75%) Java 8
5 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.17%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.17%) C
7 2 (4.17%) Groovy
7 2 (4.17%) Korn
7 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 2 (4.17%) XPath
8 1 (2.08%) R
8 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Docker
2 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Ansible
2 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.42%) Kubernetes
4 3 (6.25%) Terraform
5 2 (4.17%) Grafana
5 2 (4.17%) Kibana
5 2 (4.17%) Prometheus
5 2 (4.17%) Puppet
6 1 (2.08%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Cloudera
1 5 (10.42%) MuleSoft
2 4 (8.33%) Adobe
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.17%) Cognos
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.17%) Splunk
3 2 (4.17%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.17%) Workday
3 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.08%) BEA
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Remedy