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 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 120 115 141
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Contract jobs citing Maven 70 99 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 1.53% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.94% 11.41% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 64 53
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£450 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £621 £575
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%
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
704 868 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.95% 13.40% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 666 604
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £56.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -15.55%
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 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 17 April 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 17 April 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.

1 135 (87.66%) Java
2 80 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (38.31%) Jenkins
4 54 (35.06%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (35.06%) Subversion
4 54 (35.06%) Linux
5 52 (33.77%) Spring
6 51 (33.12%) Git (software)
7 44 (28.57%) HTML
8 41 (26.62%) Web Services
9 39 (25.32%) JavaScript
10 38 (24.68%) Oracle
10 38 (24.68%) Ant
10 38 (24.68%) Finance
11 36 (23.38%) TDD
12 35 (22.73%) SQL
12 35 (22.73%) REST
13 33 (21.43%) BDD
13 33 (21.43%) UNIX
14 32 (20.78%) JUnit
15 30 (19.48%) Banking
16 27 (17.53%) JMS
16 27 (17.53%) TeamCity
17 25 (16.23%) Apache
17 25 (16.23%) Tomcat
18 24 (15.58%) HTML5
18 24 (15.58%) DevOps
19 22 (14.29%) XML
19 22 (14.29%) CSS
19 22 (14.29%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (16.23%) Apache
1 25 (16.23%) Tomcat
2 20 (12.99%) JBoss
3 13 (8.44%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.55%) CMS
4 7 (4.55%) Node.js
4 7 (4.55%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (3.90%) Confluence
6 5 (3.25%) IIS
6 5 (3.25%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.95%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.95%) nginx
8 3 (1.95%) Mule
9 2 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (1.30%) Jetty
9 2 (1.30%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.30%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.95%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.95%) GitHub
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.30%) Route 53
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.49%) HTTP
2 8 (5.19%) Firewall
3 6 (3.90%) SSL
4 4 (2.60%) Internet
5 2 (1.30%) DVB
5 2 (1.30%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.30%) LDAP
5 2 (1.30%) MRTG
6 1 (0.65%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.65%) Broadband
6 1 (0.65%) DHCP
6 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.65%) DNS
6 1 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 13 (8.44%) MySQL
3 9 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.55%) DB2
6 6 (3.90%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (3.25%) Neo4j
7 5 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.60%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.95%) Big Data
9 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.30%) SQL Navigator
10 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.30%) Redis
11 1 (0.65%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.65%) OLAP
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 59 (38.31%) Jenkins
2 54 (35.06%) Subversion
3 51 (33.12%) Git (software)
4 38 (24.68%) Ant
5 32 (20.78%) JUnit
6 27 (17.53%) TeamCity
7 22 (14.29%) JIRA
8 21 (13.64%) Selenium
9 19 (12.34%) Mockito
9 19 (12.34%) Cucumber
10 17 (11.04%) Gradle
11 13 (8.44%) Eclipse
12 12 (7.79%) Hudson
13 9 (5.84%) JMeter
13 9 (5.84%) Grunt
14 8 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (5.19%) Artifactory
15 6 (3.90%) WebDriver
15 6 (3.90%) Mercurial
15 6 (3.90%) VisualVM
General
1 38 (24.68%) Finance
2 30 (19.48%) Banking
3 8 (5.19%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.90%) Front Office
5 5 (3.25%) Retail
6 4 (2.60%) Marketing
6 4 (2.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.95%) Games
7 3 (1.95%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (54.55%) Developer
2 67 (43.51%) Java Developer
3 16 (10.39%) Senior Developer
4 15 (9.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.19%) Architect
7 6 (3.90%) Analyst
7 6 (3.90%) Release Engineer
7 6 (3.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.25%) Release Manager
9 4 (2.60%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (2.60%) Deployment Analyst
10 3 (1.95%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (1.95%) Software Engineer
10 3 (1.95%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (1.95%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.30%) Test Engineer
11 2 (1.30%) Configuration Management Engineer
11 2 (1.30%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.77%) Spring
2 44 (28.57%) HTML
3 41 (26.62%) Web Services
4 35 (22.73%) REST
5 27 (17.53%) JMS
6 24 (15.58%) HTML5
7 22 (14.29%) XML
7 22 (14.29%) J2EE
7 22 (14.29%) CSS
8 21 (13.64%) Hibernate
9 18 (11.69%) RESTful
10 17 (11.04%) AngularJS
11 16 (10.39%) Middleware
11 16 (10.39%) SOAP
12 14 (9.09%) .NET
13 12 (7.79%) JSP
14 11 (7.14%) Servlets
14 11 (7.14%) JSON
15 9 (5.84%) jQuery
16 8 (5.19%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.29%) Derivative
2 15 (9.74%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (5.19%) Fixed Income
3 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.90%) Open Source
4 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.90%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.60%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.60%) User Experience
5 4 (2.60%) W3C
5 4 (2.60%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.30%) Equities
7 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.30%) Interactive TV
7 2 (1.30%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.65%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 54 (35.06%) Linux
2 33 (21.43%) UNIX
3 19 (12.34%) Windows
4 17 (11.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.49%) CentOS
6 9 (5.84%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.60%) Solaris
8 3 (1.95%) VMS
8 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (35.06%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (23.38%) TDD
4 33 (21.43%) BDD
5 24 (15.58%) DevOps
6 20 (12.99%) SOA
7 19 (12.34%) Configuration Management
8 18 (11.69%) Scrum
9 15 (9.74%) E-Commerce
10 13 (8.44%) OO
10 13 (8.44%) Web Development
11 11 (7.14%) Integration Testing
11 11 (7.14%) Kanban
11 11 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (6.49%) Multithreading
13 9 (5.84%) Test Automation
13 9 (5.84%) Unit Testing
14 8 (5.19%) Low Latency
15 7 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 135 (87.66%) Java
2 39 (25.32%) JavaScript
3 35 (22.73%) SQL
4 18 (11.69%) Python
5 14 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.44%) C#
7 12 (7.79%) Perl
8 11 (7.14%) Groovy
9 10 (6.49%) PHP
10 9 (5.84%) Ruby
11 7 (4.55%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.25%) Scala
12 5 (3.25%) C++
13 4 (2.60%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.95%) XQuery
14 3 (1.95%) C
15 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.65%) SPARQL
16 1 (0.65%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.65%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.60%) Varnish
2 3 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.30%) vCloud
3 2 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (10.39%) Puppet
2 7 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.55%) Ansible
3 5 (3.25%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.60%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (2.60%) yum
5 3 (1.95%) BladeLogic
5 3 (1.95%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (1.30%) Nagios
6 2 (1.30%) logstash
6 2 (1.30%) Opsview
7 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (24.68%) Oracle
2 20 (12.99%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.84%) TIBCO
4 7 (4.55%) IBM
5 6 (3.90%) Bloomberg
6 5 (3.25%) VMware
6 5 (3.25%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.60%) Adobe
7 4 (2.60%) CA
7 4 (2.60%) ATG
7 4 (2.60%) MarketAxess
7 4 (2.60%) Tradeweb
7 4 (2.60%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.95%) webMethods
9 2 (1.30%) Reuters
9 2 (1.30%) FatWire
9 2 (1.30%) Google
9 2 (1.30%) Zend
9 2 (1.30%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.65%) Atomikos
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