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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 116 115 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing Maven 11 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.58% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.26% 6.49% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £156 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £415 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +22.90%
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
258 231 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.75% 8.88% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 143 79
Average daily rate £375 £341 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.97% -2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -13.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +7 8 £438 +45.83% 3
Slough - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Maven
South East

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 11 (73.33%) JUnit
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Apache CXF
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (46.67%) Struts
5 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Subversion
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (33.33%) Apache
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (33.33%) Struts2
6 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) JBoss
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (20.00%) SOA
8 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) Kanban

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) JUnit
2 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (33.33%) Subversion
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) jMock
5 3 (20.00%) Ant
5 3 (20.00%) DbUnit
5 3 (20.00%) Mockito
6 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.67%) Hudson
6 1 (6.67%) InstallAnywhere
6 1 (6.67%) JBehave
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Build Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Release Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 8 (53.33%) Apache CXF
3 7 (46.67%) Struts
4 5 (33.33%) SOAP
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) Struts2
4 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) PowerMock
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (13.33%) J2EE
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) XSLT
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) Java EE
8 1 (6.67%) JSF
8 1 (6.67%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) V-Model
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
6 1 (6.67%) E-business
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PHP5
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Hyperic
1 3 (20.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (20.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cadence
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
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