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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 125 114 98
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing Maven 12 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.50% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.10% 5.38% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £333 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -24.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £415 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
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
293 260 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.97% 9.26% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 164 89
Average daily rate £350 £314 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -13.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £221 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Average hourly rate £35.50 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 - £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Reading -6 5 £288 -13.53% 3
Newbury - 2 £375 -
Maidenhead - - - -
Slough - - - -
Maven
South East

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) Spring
2 14 (70.00%) JUnit
3 12 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (55.00%) Struts
5 10 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 9 (45.00%) Eclipse
6 9 (45.00%) Apache CXF
7 8 (40.00%) TDD
7 8 (40.00%) Ant
8 7 (35.00%) JBoss
8 7 (35.00%) Apache
8 7 (35.00%) Linux
8 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Finance
9 6 (30.00%) Subversion
9 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) Web Services
9 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (30.00%) Struts2
10 5 (25.00%) Apache Camel
10 5 (25.00%) CSS
10 5 (25.00%) JSP
10 5 (25.00%) SOAP
10 5 (25.00%) J2EE
10 5 (25.00%) jQuery

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (35.00%) JBoss
2 7 (35.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) JUnit
2 12 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (45.00%) Eclipse
4 8 (40.00%) Ant
5 6 (30.00%) Subversion
5 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.00%) jMock
6 3 (15.00%) SonarQube
6 3 (15.00%) DbUnit
6 3 (15.00%) Mockito
7 1 (5.00%) InstallAnywhere
7 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (5.00%) Hudson
7 1 (5.00%) Grunt
7 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.00%) Selenium
7 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Build Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Spring
2 11 (55.00%) Struts
3 9 (45.00%) Apache CXF
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) Struts2
6 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Camel
6 5 (25.00%) J2EE
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) JSP
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (20.00%) JSF
7 4 (20.00%) Java EE
8 3 (15.00%) RESTful
8 3 (15.00%) PowerMock
9 2 (10.00%) WebCenter
9 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) TDD
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) E-business
7 1 (5.00%) UML
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) PHP5
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (15.00%) Hyperic
1 3 (15.00%) logstash
2 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian