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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 70 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing Maven 2 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% 1.49% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.60% 13.08% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £334 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.08% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £118 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £490 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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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
125 107 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.53% 11.40% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 81 45
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £252 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £36.40 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

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 17 April 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 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) JUnit
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) Hudson
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) Spring
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) Middleware
7 3 (23.08%) JSON
7 3 (23.08%) Alfresco
7 3 (23.08%) Mule
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) CMS
7 3 (23.08%) Java Concurrency
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
7 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
8 2 (15.38%) Open Source
8 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (15.38%) HTML5
8 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (15.38%) SoapUI

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) Alfresco
1 3 (23.08%) Mule
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.69%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) JUnit
4 4 (30.77%) Hudson
4 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
6 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
6 2 (15.38%) TestNG
7 1 (7.69%) Ant
7 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
7 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Java Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Middleware
5 3 (23.08%) Java Concurrency
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 2 (15.38%) Lucene
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) EAI
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) PHP5
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle