Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 240 166
Rank change year-on-year +97 -74 -40
Contract jobs citing Maven 17 109 261
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.79% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 4.80% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 64 205
Median daily rate £488 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £450 £347 £325
90th Percentile £550 £625 £588
England median daily rate £495 £500 £513
% change year-on-year -1.00% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -69.52% +23.53%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year - -28.21% +14.71%

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 511 2,270 3,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.08% 16.46% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 1,344 1,995
Median daily rate £455 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 60
Median hourly rate £43.75 £43.63 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.29% +2.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £21.08 £17.13 £31.90
90th Percentile £62.03 £80.63 £53.88
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -

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
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 30 October 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
West Sussex +38 9 £460 +29.12%
Hampshire +68 5 £500 +11.11% 2
Thames Valley +75 3 £508 +9.73% 5
Berkshire +92 2 £508 +19.41% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 1 - - 1
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 16 (94.12%) Jenkins
2 15 (88.24%) Java
3 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (76.47%) Git (software)
4 13 (76.47%) Oracle
4 13 (76.47%) WebLogic
5 11 (64.71%) Spring
5 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
6 10 (58.82%) Web Services
7 9 (52.94%) XML
7 9 (52.94%) XSD
7 9 (52.94%) XSLT
7 9 (52.94%) EJB
7 9 (52.94%) SOAP
7 9 (52.94%) Process Management
7 9 (52.94%) Apache
7 9 (52.94%) JMS
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (52.94%) BEA
7 9 (52.94%) AquaLogic
7 9 (52.94%) Java EE
7 9 (52.94%) Hibernate
7 9 (52.94%) Subversion
7 9 (52.94%) iBATIS
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (52.94%) JPA
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle BPM
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (52.94%) EclipseLink

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 13 (76.47%) WebLogic
2 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 9 (52.94%) AquaLogic
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Azure
2 1 (5.88%) GCP
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Jenkins
2 13 (76.47%) Git (software)
3 9 (52.94%) Subversion
4 6 (35.29%) Ant
5 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
5 5 (29.41%) JIRA
6 4 (23.53%) Toad
7 3 (17.65%) Selenium
8 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
8 2 (11.76%) GitLab
8 2 (11.76%) JMeter
9 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
9 1 (5.88%) Gradle
9 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
9 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (35.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
1 11 (64.71%) Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) EclipseLink
3 9 (52.94%) EJB
3 9 (52.94%) Hibernate
3 9 (52.94%) iBATIS
3 9 (52.94%) Java EE
3 9 (52.94%) JMS
3 9 (52.94%) JPA
3 9 (52.94%) SOAP
3 9 (52.94%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) XSD
3 9 (52.94%) XSLT
4 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
5 2 (11.76%) JSF
5 2 (11.76%) PrimeFaces
5 2 (11.76%) React
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) J2EE
6 1 (5.88%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) Process Management
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) OOD
5 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Data Management
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Secure Coding
7 2 (11.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Java 8
3 1 (5.88%) Korn
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Packer
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) BEA
3 4 (23.53%) Talend
4 1 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (5.88%) SAP