The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 105 112 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Maven 12 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.40% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.96% 4.95% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £332 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
Maven
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
242 202 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.42% 8.03% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 96 117
Average daily rate £400 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the Berkshire region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 3 £419 -
Newbury - 3 - - 4
Reading -6 2 - - 2
Slough +2 1 - - 3
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Maven
South East

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Maven also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Maven.

1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Ant
3 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (45.83%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) JSP
7 8 (33.33%) Subversion
7 8 (33.33%) JUnit
8 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (29.17%) Spring
9 6 (25.00%) MVC
9 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) J2EE
9 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (25.00%) WebCenter
10 5 (20.83%) VirtualBox
10 5 (20.83%) Vagrant
10 5 (20.83%) Struts
10 5 (20.83%) JBoss
10 5 (20.83%) Apache
10 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
10 5 (20.83%) TDD
10 5 (20.83%) Java EE
10 5 (20.83%) Selenium
11 4 (16.67%) JSTL

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Maven also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Maven. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) SS7
3 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.17%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Ant
1 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
3 8 (33.33%) JUnit
3 8 (33.33%) Subversion
4 5 (20.83%) Selenium
5 4 (16.67%) Hudson
6 3 (12.50%) Grunt
6 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (8.33%) QUnit
7 2 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (8.33%) JSHint
7 2 (8.33%) Bower
7 2 (8.33%) webpack
7 2 (8.33%) gulp
7 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.17%) TestNG
8 1 (4.17%) Apache Continuum
8 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) JSP
3 7 (29.17%) Spring
4 6 (25.00%) J2EE
4 6 (25.00%) WebCenter
5 5 (20.83%) Struts
5 5 (20.83%) Java EE
6 4 (16.67%) JSF
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) CSS3
6 4 (16.67%) JSTL
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 3 (12.50%) Sass
7 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.33%) React
8 2 (8.33%) LESS
8 2 (8.33%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (4.17%) BeagleBone
2 1 (4.17%) Ergonomics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) BPMN
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) RAD
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) EAI
7 1 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Groovy
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) BMC
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy
2 1 (4.17%) Micro Focus
2 1 (4.17%) Alterian
2 1 (4.17%) Huawei