The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
South East / Berkshire
Rank 84 96 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Contract jobs citing Maven 25 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.27% 1.04% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.96% 11.87% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 3
Median daily rate £450 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +72.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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
228 219 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.61% 8.72% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 134 150
Median daily rate £440 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £46.00 £46.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +30.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £45.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Maven as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 14 £450 - 2
Reading +6 8 £425 -10.52% 6
Maven
South East

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Maven.

1 39 (90.70%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (46.51%) Ant
3 20 (46.51%) REST
4 19 (44.19%) Content Management
5 18 (41.86%) BDD
5 18 (41.86%) Bitbucket
6 17 (39.53%) Gradle
6 17 (39.53%) Docker
6 17 (39.53%) TDD
6 17 (39.53%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (39.53%) HTTP
7 16 (37.21%) Project Management
7 16 (37.21%) JMeter
7 16 (37.21%) CMS
7 16 (37.21%) XML
7 16 (37.21%) OOP
7 16 (37.21%) OO
7 16 (37.21%) Python
7 16 (37.21%) WebDriver
7 16 (37.21%) Selenium
7 16 (37.21%) Groovy
7 16 (37.21%) Ruby
7 16 (37.21%) JSON
7 16 (37.21%) Apache Ivy
8 15 (34.88%) eggPlant
8 15 (34.88%) Splunk
8 15 (34.88%) Sitecore CMS
8 15 (34.88%) Sitecore
8 15 (34.88%) Test Automation

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (37.21%) CMS
2 15 (34.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Apache
5 2 (4.65%) JBoss
6 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.33%) Confluence
6 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.33%) Mule
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Ant
2 18 (41.86%) Bitbucket
3 17 (39.53%) Gradle
4 16 (37.21%) Apache Ivy
4 16 (37.21%) JMeter
4 16 (37.21%) Selenium
4 16 (37.21%) WebDriver
5 15 (34.88%) eggPlant
6 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
7 10 (23.26%) JUnit
8 6 (13.95%) JIRA
9 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
10 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
10 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
10 4 (9.30%) Gatling
10 4 (9.30%) NeoLoad
11 2 (4.65%) ClearCase
11 2 (4.65%) ClearQuest
11 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
11 2 (4.65%) TestNG
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) Java Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Developer in Test
4 5 (11.63%) Applications Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Java Applications Developer
4 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Development Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) ClearCase Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) REST
2 16 (37.21%) JSON
2 16 (37.21%) XML
3 8 (18.60%) Spring
4 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
4 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
4 6 (13.95%) HTML
5 5 (11.63%) CSS
5 5 (11.63%) React
5 5 (11.63%) Web Services
6 3 (6.98%) SOAP
7 2 (4.65%) Apache Camel
7 2 (4.65%) CGI
7 2 (4.65%) CSS3
7 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.65%) HTML5
7 2 (4.65%) jQuery
7 2 (4.65%) JSP
7 2 (4.65%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
1 6 (13.95%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) AIX
2 2 (4.65%) Solaris
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) Content Management
3 18 (41.86%) BDD
4 17 (39.53%) TDD
5 16 (37.21%) OO
5 16 (37.21%) OOP
5 16 (37.21%) Project Management
6 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
7 14 (32.56%) Scrum
8 12 (27.91%) Automated Testing
8 12 (27.91%) Visualisation
9 11 (25.58%) Manual Testing
9 11 (25.58%) Security Testing
10 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
11 5 (11.63%) Microservices
11 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
12 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
13 3 (6.98%) MVC
13 3 (6.98%) Performance Engineering
14 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) Groovy
2 16 (37.21%) Python
2 16 (37.21%) Ruby
3 12 (27.91%) C++
4 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.60%) SQL
6 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Perl
7 2 (4.65%) Scala
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HP Fortify
2 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Sitecore
1 15 (34.88%) Splunk
2 6 (13.95%) HP
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
3 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Alterian
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.33%) VMware