The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 42 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.83% 0.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.89% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -18.82%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
90 64 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.55% 17.39% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 24 38
Average daily rate £363 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 8
Average hourly rate £57.50 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (81.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) JBoss
3 7 (43.75%) Apache
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) Dojo
4 6 (37.50%) Selenium
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) C++
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (18.75%) GIS
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 3 (18.75%) Kanban
7 3 (18.75%) Feature Driven Development

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
4 2 (12.50%) SSDT
4 2 (12.50%) Triplestore
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) SQLite
5 1 (6.25%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) MSBuild
3 2 (12.50%) NuGet
3 2 (12.50%) Gradle
3 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) C++ Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Release Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
1 6 (37.50%) Dojo
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) Swing
4 2 (12.50%) J2SE
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Java EE
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Jena
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) GIS
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Ontologies
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) OO
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Kanban
4 3 (18.75%) Feature Driven Development
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Android Development
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) RDF
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) SPARQL
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) JBoss
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Red Gate
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Google