The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 67 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.59% 0.95% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.79% 8.79% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
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£425 £490 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.26% +63.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
132 91 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.62% 10.79% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 72 52
Average daily rate £400 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £46.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (73.68%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) XML
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (47.37%) Hudson
4 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
4 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 8 (42.11%) Selenium
4 8 (42.11%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) JUnit
5 7 (36.84%) JSON
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) Ajax
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) SOA
6 6 (31.58%) Middleware
7 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
7 5 (26.32%) Ant
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) NetBeans
7 5 (26.32%) REST
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
8 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) JavaScript

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
1 3 (15.79%) Alfresco
1 3 (15.79%) Mule
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Hudson
2 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (42.11%) Selenium
3 7 (36.84%) JUnit
4 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
4 5 (26.32%) NetBeans
4 5 (26.32%) Ant
5 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.79%) Subversion
6 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
6 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
7 2 (10.53%) TestNG
7 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
8 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) JSON
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) Ajax
4 6 (31.58%) Middleware
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Spring
5 5 (26.32%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) Java Concurrency
7 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
8 2 (10.53%) Lucene
8 2 (10.53%) JDBC
8 2 (10.53%) JSP
8 2 (10.53%) J2EE
8 2 (10.53%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) BPEL
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) PHP5
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) HP