The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 113 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Maven 39 77 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 1.53% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.44% 10.75% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 54 52
Average daily rate £551 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.26% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £378 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £578 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
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
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
413 716 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.17% 14.22% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 574 543
Average daily rate £450 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -40.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 95 (93.14%) Java
2 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (53.92%) Spring
4 49 (48.04%) Git (software)
4 49 (48.04%) Jenkins
5 40 (39.22%) Linux
6 35 (34.31%) Finance
7 33 (32.35%) JUnit
8 32 (31.37%) Oracle
9 31 (30.39%) SQL
10 30 (29.41%) Banking
11 28 (27.45%) TDD
12 25 (24.51%) JIRA
13 24 (23.53%) Subversion
13 24 (23.53%) RESTful
13 24 (23.53%) Hibernate
13 24 (23.53%) Scrum
14 23 (22.55%) Multithreading
15 22 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (21.57%) Bash Shell
15 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
15 22 (21.57%) OO
15 22 (21.57%) Tomcat
15 22 (21.57%) JMS
16 21 (20.59%) Unix
17 20 (19.61%) TeamCity
18 19 (18.63%) Apache
18 19 (18.63%) HTML
18 19 (18.63%) DevOps
19 18 (17.65%) Unit Testing

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 22 (21.57%) Tomcat
2 19 (18.63%) Apache
3 16 (15.69%) JBoss
4 11 (10.78%) WebLogic
5 10 (9.80%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (4.90%) Node.js
7 4 (3.92%) Apache Spark
7 4 (3.92%) Confluence
7 4 (3.92%) Jetty
7 4 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.94%) Mule
9 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.96%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.98%) Lightstreamer
10 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.98%) GitHub
4 1 (0.98%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) HTTP
2 2 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) FTP
3 1 (0.98%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 11 (10.78%) Big Data
3 10 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 9 (8.82%) MySQL
5 8 (7.84%) Apache Hive
5 8 (7.84%) Hadoop
5 8 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 8 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.90%) HBase
7 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.92%) DB2
9 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.94%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.94%) Sybase IQ
10 2 (1.96%) CloverETL
10 2 (1.96%) Impala
Development Applications
1 49 (48.04%) Git (software)
1 49 (48.04%) Jenkins
2 33 (32.35%) JUnit
3 25 (24.51%) JIRA
4 24 (23.53%) Subversion
5 20 (19.61%) TeamCity
6 17 (16.67%) Ant
6 17 (16.67%) Mockito
7 14 (13.73%) Eclipse
8 11 (10.78%) Cucumber
9 10 (9.80%) Selenium
10 8 (7.84%) Hudson
11 7 (6.86%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (5.88%) Gradle
13 5 (4.90%) IntelliJ
13 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (3.92%) EasyMock
14 4 (3.92%) Gerrit
15 3 (2.94%) FishEye
16 2 (1.96%) Grunt
General
1 35 (34.31%) Finance
2 30 (29.41%) Banking
3 13 (12.75%) Investment Banking
4 11 (10.78%) Front Office
5 6 (5.88%) Legal
6 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.92%) Games
8 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.94%) Retail
9 2 (1.96%) Back Office
10 1 (0.98%) Advertising
10 1 (0.98%) Automotive
10 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (68.63%) Developer
2 58 (56.86%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.63%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Front Office Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Core Java Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Deployment Consultant
10 3 (2.94%) Developer in Test
10 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce Architect
10 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 3 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.94%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (53.92%) Spring
2 24 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 24 (23.53%) RESTful
3 22 (21.57%) JMS
4 19 (18.63%) HTML
5 15 (14.71%) REST
5 15 (14.71%) XML
6 13 (12.75%) CSS
6 13 (12.75%) Java EE
7 12 (11.76%) Web Services
8 10 (9.80%) AngularJS
9 9 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (8.82%) JSON
9 9 (8.82%) SOAP
10 8 (7.84%) J2EE
11 6 (5.88%) Apache Commons
11 6 (5.88%) Cascading
11 6 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (4.90%) Guava
12 5 (4.90%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 6 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (5.88%) Market Risk
4 5 (4.90%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.90%) Derivative
4 5 (4.90%) Equities
5 4 (3.92%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.96%) User Experience
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.98%) Fintech
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) RIA
8 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.22%) Linux
2 21 (20.59%) Unix
3 7 (6.86%) Windows
4 4 (3.92%) CentOS
5 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (27.45%) TDD
3 24 (23.53%) Scrum
4 23 (22.55%) Multithreading
5 22 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (21.57%) OO
6 19 (18.63%) DevOps
7 18 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 15 (14.71%) BDD
9 11 (10.78%) ETL
9 11 (10.78%) Open Source
10 10 (9.80%) SOA
11 9 (8.82%) Pair Programming
11 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.82%) UML
12 8 (7.84%) Automated Testing
12 8 (7.84%) E-Commerce
13 7 (6.86%) Concurrent Programming
13 7 (6.86%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (6.86%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 95 (93.14%) Java
2 31 (30.39%) SQL
3 22 (21.57%) Bash Shell
3 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.73%) Python
4 14 (13.73%) Scala
5 12 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.84%) C#
7 6 (5.88%) AWK
7 6 (5.88%) Perl
7 6 (5.88%) sed
8 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.92%) Ruby
10 3 (2.94%) Groovy
11 2 (1.96%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.96%) SOQL
11 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.98%) C++
12 1 (0.98%) PHP
12 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) vCloud
1 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.94%) Docker
3 2 (1.96%) HDFS
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (12.75%) Puppet
2 6 (5.88%) Oozie
3 4 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.96%) Ansible
4 2 (1.96%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.98%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 32 (31.37%) Oracle
2 8 (7.84%) Sybase
3 7 (6.86%) VMware
4 6 (5.88%) WorldPay
5 3 (2.94%) ATG
5 3 (2.94%) hybris
5 3 (2.94%) InterSystems
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.94%) Vignette
6 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.96%) Solace
6 2 (1.96%) Splunk
7 1 (0.98%) Atomikos
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) Perforce
7 1 (0.98%) Rally
7 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £535.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, long term contracts
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 days ago