Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 159 189
Rank change year-on-year +14 +30 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 276 215 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.69% 1.40% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.67% 9.44% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 157 133
South East median daily rate £495 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £313
90th Percentile £618 £600 £518
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South East median hourly rate - - £47.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £29.53 £45.00
% change year-on-year +52.41% -34.39% -5.26%

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 2,854 2,277 2,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.45% 14.78% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,743 1,371 1,533
South East median daily rate £438 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.24% +6.80% +2.39%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
90th Percentile £580 £538 £513
England median daily rate £470 £432 £413
% change year-on-year +8.80% +4.73% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 67 85
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -6.82% +17.33%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.25 £28.20
90th Percentile £63.25 £53.70 £55.50
England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +8.11%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the South East

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the South East

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor 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 20 January 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
Thames Valley +11 179 £494 +3.95% 39
Oxfordshire +2 85 £560 +10.24% 10
Berkshire +9 52 £413 -5.17% 15
Surrey +4 42 £495 +4.11% 6
Buckinghamshire -11 42 £438 +25.00% 14
Hampshire +6 19 £445 -11.00% 7
West Sussex +8 16 £394 -17.05% 2
Middlesex +7 7 £418 +4.38% 2
East Sussex -22 2 £270 -21.40% 2
Kent -16 1 £525 - 4
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Maven.

1 219 (79.35%) Java
2 155 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (45.29%) Jenkins
4 119 (43.12%) Spring
5 103 (37.32%) Continuous Integration
5 103 (37.32%) JavaScript
6 102 (36.96%) Linux
7 101 (36.59%) JUnit
8 95 (34.42%) Git (software)
9 92 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 91 (32.97%) REST
11 89 (32.25%) Web Services
12 87 (31.52%) SQL
12 87 (31.52%) DevOps
13 81 (29.35%) Amazon AWS
14 80 (28.99%) Scrum
14 80 (28.99%) Configuration Management
15 73 (26.45%) Puppet
16 71 (25.72%) JIRA
17 70 (25.36%) Docker
18 69 (25.00%) TDD
18 69 (25.00%) Test Automation
18 69 (25.00%) Oracle
19 68 (24.64%) Microservices
20 67 (24.28%) Ant
21 66 (23.91%) React
22 65 (23.55%) BDD
23 64 (23.19%) Unit Testing
23 64 (23.19%) jQuery
24 63 (22.83%) Node.js

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 55 (19.93%) Confluence
2 36 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 34 (12.32%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (10.87%) WebLogic
5 27 (9.78%) Tomcat
6 18 (6.52%) Apache
7 17 (6.16%) WebSphere
8 13 (4.71%) OpenStack
9 10 (3.62%) Apache Spark
9 10 (3.62%) IIS
10 9 (3.26%) Apache Solr
10 9 (3.26%) JBoss
11 6 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.72%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.72%) CMS
13 2 (0.72%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.72%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (9.42%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 81 (29.35%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (9.42%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (9.06%) AWS Lambda
3 25 (9.06%) Serverless
4 24 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 23 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (8.33%) Amazon S3
6 17 (6.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 17 (6.16%) IaaS
6 17 (6.16%) OpenShift
7 11 (3.99%) Amazon SQS
7 11 (3.99%) PaaS
8 10 (3.62%) Slack
8 10 (3.62%) Trello
9 6 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (2.17%) CloudFront
9 6 (2.17%) GitHub
10 5 (1.81%) Google Analytics
10 5 (1.81%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.35%) HTTP
3 10 (3.62%) Firewall
4 2 (0.72%) Network Security
5 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.36%) Internet
5 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.06%) MySQL
2 23 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.16%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (3.62%) Hadoop
5 9 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (3.26%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.54%) Redis
7 5 (1.81%) Endeca
7 5 (1.81%) MariaDB
7 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.45%) Big Data
8 4 (1.45%) InfluxDB
8 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 125 (45.29%) Jenkins
2 101 (36.59%) JUnit
3 95 (34.42%) Git (software)
4 71 (25.72%) JIRA
5 67 (24.28%) Ant
6 55 (19.93%) Mockito
7 47 (17.03%) Cucumber
7 47 (17.03%) Eclipse
8 42 (15.22%) Selenium
9 33 (11.96%) Sonatype Nexus
10 30 (10.87%) Gradle
11 26 (9.42%) Artifactory
12 24 (8.70%) Subversion
13 21 (7.61%) TeamCity
14 17 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (5.80%) Hudson
15 16 (5.80%) SoapUI
16 12 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (3.99%) git-flow
17 11 (3.99%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (13.04%) Finance
2 16 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.99%) Retail
4 9 (3.26%) Electronics
4 9 (3.26%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.26%) Marketing
4 9 (3.26%) Publishing
5 6 (2.17%) Banking
6 2 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 179 (64.86%) Developer
2 138 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 54 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (9.78%) Senior Developer
5 24 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (6.88%) Team Leader
7 18 (6.52%) Consultant
7 18 (6.52%) Java Team Leader
8 17 (6.16%) DevOps Developer
8 17 (6.16%) Software Engineer
9 15 (5.43%) Salesforce Developer
10 12 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (3.99%) Angular Developer
11 11 (3.99%) AWS Developer
11 11 (3.99%) Java Engineer
12 10 (3.62%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.26%) AWS Engineer
13 9 (3.26%) Lead Java Developer
13 9 (3.26%) SQL Developer
14 8 (2.90%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (43.12%) Spring
2 92 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 91 (32.97%) REST
4 89 (32.25%) Web Services
5 66 (23.91%) React
6 64 (23.19%) jQuery
7 63 (22.83%) Node.js
8 54 (19.57%) XML
9 53 (19.20%) Java EE
10 52 (18.84%) JSF
11 50 (18.12%) SOAP
12 40 (14.49%) Spring MVC
13 36 (13.04%) Spring Boot
14 35 (12.68%) HTML
15 34 (12.32%) JMS
16 32 (11.59%) Hibernate
17 28 (10.14%) CSS
18 25 (9.06%) JSON
19 23 (8.33%) RESTful
20 21 (7.61%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.42%) User Experience
2 14 (5.07%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.26%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.45%) Clustering
6 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.72%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 102 (36.96%) Linux
2 28 (10.14%) Windows
3 24 (8.70%) Unix
4 7 (2.54%) Solaris
5 6 (2.17%) Debian
5 6 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (37.32%) Continuous Integration
3 87 (31.52%) DevOps
4 80 (28.99%) Configuration Management
4 80 (28.99%) Scrum
5 69 (25.00%) TDD
5 69 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 68 (24.64%) Microservices
7 65 (23.55%) BDD
8 64 (23.19%) Unit Testing
9 58 (21.01%) SOA
10 53 (19.20%) MVC
11 48 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
12 47 (17.03%) Kanban
13 26 (9.42%) Process Improvement
13 26 (9.42%) Software Engineering
14 25 (9.06%) Product Management
14 25 (9.06%) User Stories
15 23 (8.33%) SDLC
16 22 (7.97%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 219 (79.35%) Java
2 103 (37.32%) JavaScript
3 87 (31.52%) SQL
4 33 (11.96%) XPath
5 17 (6.16%) Python
6 16 (5.80%) Groovy
7 15 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 14 (5.07%) C#
9 12 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.99%) Bash Shell
10 11 (3.99%) C++
11 10 (3.62%) CQL
12 5 (1.81%) Scala
13 4 (1.45%) Ruby
14 2 (0.72%) Perl
15 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (3.99%) Degree
2 5 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.25%) QA
2 9 (3.26%) ISO 9001
2 9 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (25.36%) Docker
2 17 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.36%) LXC
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 73 (26.45%) Puppet
2 59 (21.38%) Ansible
3 57 (20.65%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (6.52%) Terraform
5 11 (3.99%) Kubernetes
6 10 (3.62%) Opsview
6 10 (3.62%) Salt
7 6 (2.17%) ZABBIX
8 5 (1.81%) Galera Cluster
8 5 (1.81%) logstash
8 5 (1.81%) OpenNebula
9 4 (1.45%) Graphite
9 4 (1.45%) Mesos
10 3 (1.09%) Consul
10 3 (1.09%) Fluentd
10 3 (1.09%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.09%) StatsD
11 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.36%) Nagios
12 1 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 69 (25.00%) Oracle
2 25 (9.06%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (6.52%) VMware
4 14 (5.07%) Talend
5 13 (4.71%) IBM
6 9 (3.26%) SAP
7 7 (2.54%) Google
8 6 (2.17%) Adobe
8 6 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.81%) Coremetrics
9 5 (1.81%) HP
9 5 (1.81%) hybris
9 5 (1.81%) PayPal
9 5 (1.81%) Splunk
10 4 (1.45%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.45%) Workday
11 3 (1.09%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.09%) Northgate
11 3 (1.09%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.72%) OpenText