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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 39 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.36% 0.32% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.33% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.25%
Maven
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
79 58 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.47% 18.53% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 31 23
Average daily rate £388 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016, 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 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) Jenkins
3 17 (73.91%) Groovy
3 17 (73.91%) XML
4 15 (65.22%) SQL
5 14 (60.87%) Scrum
6 13 (56.52%) ISEB
6 13 (56.52%) Ant
6 13 (56.52%) SOAP
6 13 (56.52%) Web Services
6 13 (56.52%) Automated Testing
6 13 (56.52%) JIRA
6 13 (56.52%) SoapUI
7 11 (47.83%) WSDL
8 10 (43.48%) Java
8 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
8 10 (43.48%) ISEB Practitioner
8 10 (43.48%) Process Improvement
8 10 (43.48%) Defect Management
9 9 (39.13%) Spring
10 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
10 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
10 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
11 7 (30.43%) MVC
11 7 (30.43%) HTML
12 6 (26.09%) BDD
12 6 (26.09%) TDD
13 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
13 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
13 5 (21.74%) Open Source

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (13.04%) Drupal
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
1 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
2 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Jenkins
2 13 (56.52%) Ant
2 13 (56.52%) JIRA
2 13 (56.52%) SoapUI
3 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
4 5 (21.74%) JUnit
5 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
5 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
5 4 (17.39%) Mockito
5 4 (17.39%) WebStorm
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) Gradle
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Automation Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Test Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
2 7 (30.43%) UI Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Test Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Swing Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) XML
2 13 (56.52%) SOAP
2 13 (56.52%) Web Services
3 11 (47.83%) WSDL
4 9 (39.13%) Spring
5 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) JPA
7 4 (17.39%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) JSON
7 4 (17.39%) REST
7 4 (17.39%) XML Schema
8 3 (13.04%) CSS
9 2 (8.70%) RESTful
10 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
10 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
10 1 (4.35%) J2EE
10 1 (4.35%) Java EE
10 1 (4.35%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 13 (56.52%) Automated Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Defect Management
4 10 (43.48%) Process Improvement
4 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
5 7 (30.43%) MVC
6 6 (26.09%) BDD
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) OO
7 5 (21.74%) Open Source
8 4 (17.39%) BPMN
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (17.39%) Information Security
9 3 (13.04%) Data Security
9 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
10 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Groovy
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) ISEB
2 10 (43.48%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat