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 6 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 119 127 142
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Contract jobs citing Maven 91 73 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.60% 1.27% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.48% 9.66% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 55 67
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£525 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £393 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £47.50
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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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
729 756 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.78% 13.18% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 588 611
Average daily rate £463 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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.

1 145 (88.41%) Java
2 79 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (38.41%) Jenkins
4 62 (37.80%) Subversion
5 59 (35.98%) Spring
6 58 (35.37%) Git (software)
7 57 (34.76%) Oracle
8 55 (33.54%) TDD
8 55 (33.54%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (31.10%) Web Services
10 47 (28.66%) Linux
11 46 (28.05%) Finance
12 42 (25.61%) JavaScript
12 42 (25.61%) Banking
13 40 (24.39%) SQL
13 40 (24.39%) JUnit
14 36 (21.95%) Scrum
15 35 (21.34%) HTML
16 34 (20.73%) Ant
16 34 (20.73%) TeamCity
17 33 (20.12%) .NET
18 31 (18.90%) BDD
18 31 (18.90%) REST
19 30 (18.29%) UNIX
20 28 (17.07%) Tomcat
20 28 (17.07%) JMS
21 27 (16.46%) C#
21 27 (16.46%) DevOps
22 26 (15.85%) Multithreading
23 25 (15.24%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 28 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 20 (12.20%) JBoss
2 20 (12.20%) Apache
3 18 (10.98%) Oracle Coherence
4 11 (6.71%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.88%) Jetty
5 8 (4.88%) Node.js
6 7 (4.27%) Confluence
7 5 (3.05%) Apache Spark
7 5 (3.05%) IIS
8 4 (2.44%) CMS
8 4 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.83%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.22%) Magnolia
10 2 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.22%) Mule
10 2 (1.22%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.83%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.61%) Route 53
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.32%) HTTP
2 9 (5.49%) Firewall
3 8 (4.88%) SSL
4 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.44%) Internet
6 3 (1.83%) LDAP
7 2 (1.22%) LAN
7 2 (1.22%) WAN
7 2 (1.22%) SNMP
7 2 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.61%) DNS
8 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.24%) Oracle Database
2 15 (9.15%) MySQL
3 13 (7.93%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.27%) DB2
5 7 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.27%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.66%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.05%) Big Data
7 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.83%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (1.83%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.83%) Triplestore
10 2 (1.22%) SQL Navigator
10 2 (1.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 63 (38.41%) Jenkins
2 62 (37.80%) Subversion
3 58 (35.37%) Git (software)
4 40 (24.39%) JUnit
5 34 (20.73%) Ant
5 34 (20.73%) TeamCity
6 23 (14.02%) Mockito
7 19 (11.59%) JIRA
8 16 (9.76%) Selenium
9 15 (9.15%) Eclipse
9 15 (9.15%) Cucumber
9 15 (9.15%) Hudson
10 13 (7.93%) Gradle
11 8 (4.88%) JMeter
12 7 (4.27%) ClearCase
13 6 (3.66%) TestNG
13 6 (3.66%) Artifactory
14 5 (3.05%) SoapUI
14 5 (3.05%) WebLOAD
14 5 (3.05%) NUnit
General
1 46 (28.05%) Finance
2 42 (25.61%) Banking
3 22 (13.41%) Investment Banking
4 13 (7.93%) Front Office
5 4 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.44%) Games
5 4 (2.44%) Retail
6 3 (1.83%) Advertising
6 3 (1.83%) Back Office
7 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.22%) Automotive
7 2 (1.22%) Legal
7 2 (1.22%) Publishing
7 2 (1.22%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (63.41%) Developer
2 78 (47.56%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.98%) Senior Developer
4 16 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (6.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (6.10%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.49%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.27%) Analyst
8 7 (4.27%) Architect
9 6 (3.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.05%) Front Office Developer
10 5 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (2.44%) Release Engineer
11 4 (2.44%) Deployment Analyst
11 4 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.44%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.44%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (2.44%) AWS Developer
12 3 (1.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.98%) Spring
2 51 (31.10%) Web Services
3 35 (21.34%) HTML
4 33 (20.12%) .NET
5 31 (18.90%) REST
6 28 (17.07%) JMS
7 25 (15.24%) SOAP
7 25 (15.24%) J2EE
8 24 (14.63%) XML
9 23 (14.02%) RESTful
10 19 (11.59%) Hibernate
11 16 (9.76%) HTML5
12 15 (9.15%) AngularJS
13 13 (7.93%) jQuery
13 13 (7.93%) CSS
13 13 (7.93%) JSP
14 10 (6.10%) Java EE
14 10 (6.10%) WPF
15 9 (5.49%) Servlets
15 9 (5.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 10 (6.10%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.88%) Market Risk
4 6 (3.66%) Fixed Income
4 6 (3.66%) Derivative
4 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.66%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.44%) User Experience
5 4 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.83%) Semantic Web
6 3 (1.83%) Clustering
6 3 (1.83%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.83%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.83%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.22%) Linked Data
7 2 (1.22%) Replication
7 2 (1.22%) Online Games
8 1 (0.61%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 47 (28.66%) Linux
2 30 (18.29%) UNIX
3 14 (8.54%) Windows
4 11 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.05%) Solaris
6 4 (2.44%) AIX
7 3 (1.83%) Android
8 2 (1.22%) CentOS
8 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.54%) TDD
2 55 (33.54%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (21.95%) Scrum
4 31 (18.90%) BDD
5 27 (16.46%) DevOps
6 26 (15.85%) Multithreading
7 17 (10.37%) Software Engineering
8 16 (9.76%) OO
8 16 (9.76%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.15%) MVC
9 15 (9.15%) Kanban
10 14 (8.54%) Unit Testing
11 13 (7.93%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (6.71%) Configuration Management
12 11 (6.71%) Low Latency
13 10 (6.10%) SOA
13 10 (6.10%) Web Development
14 9 (5.49%) Release Management
14 9 (5.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 145 (88.41%) Java
2 42 (25.61%) JavaScript
3 40 (24.39%) SQL
4 27 (16.46%) C#
5 21 (12.80%) Python
6 18 (10.98%) Scala
7 10 (6.10%) PHP
7 10 (6.10%) Groovy
8 9 (5.49%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.27%) C++
10 6 (3.66%) Perl
11 5 (3.05%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.05%) C
11 5 (3.05%) Ruby
12 4 (2.44%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.83%) SPARQL
14 2 (1.22%) XQuery
14 2 (1.22%) ANSI SQL
15 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.44%) Varnish
1 4 (2.44%) Docker
2 3 (1.83%) GridGain
2 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (9.76%) Puppet
2 9 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.05%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (2.44%) Ansible
4 4 (2.44%) yum
5 3 (1.83%) BladeLogic
5 3 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (1.22%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.22%) Nagios
6 2 (1.22%) Graphite
7 1 (0.61%) Control-M
7 1 (0.61%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 57 (34.76%) Oracle
2 18 (10.98%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.88%) Coverity
4 7 (4.27%) TIBCO
4 7 (4.27%) IBM
5 6 (3.66%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.05%) CA
6 5 (3.05%) VMware
7 4 (2.44%) ATG
7 4 (2.44%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.83%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.83%) webMethods
8 3 (1.83%) Adobe
9 2 (1.22%) Reuters
9 2 (1.22%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.22%) Zend
9 2 (1.22%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (1.22%) Splunk
9 2 (1.22%) FatWire
10 1 (0.61%) Apigee
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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