The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 116 141 137
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Contract jobs citing Maven 89 64 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.43% 1.02% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.87% 8.16% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 53 57
Average daily rate £519 £450 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.43%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
819 784 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.16% 12.49% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 618 487
Average daily rate £425 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £56.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +52.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
Maven
London

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014, 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.

1 139 (81.76%) Java
2 74 (43.53%) Spring
3 70 (41.18%) Oracle
4 65 (38.24%) SQL
5 63 (37.06%) Finance
6 62 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
7 57 (33.53%) Ant
8 55 (32.35%) Web Services
9 53 (31.18%) Hibernate
9 53 (31.18%) Scrum
10 51 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (30.00%) Banking
11 46 (27.06%) JavaScript
11 46 (27.06%) Jenkins
12 45 (26.47%) JUnit
13 44 (25.88%) TDD
14 43 (25.29%) Git (software)
15 41 (24.12%) J2EE
15 41 (24.12%) Linux
16 37 (21.76%) JMS
17 36 (21.18%) HTML
18 35 (20.59%) Python
18 35 (20.59%) JIRA
19 34 (20.00%) MVC
19 34 (20.00%) UNIX
20 32 (18.82%) Subversion
20 32 (18.82%) Java EE
21 31 (18.24%) XML
22 30 (17.65%) SOAP
23 28 (16.47%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 26 (15.29%) Tomcat
2 25 (14.71%) WebLogic
3 24 (14.12%) Apache
4 14 (8.24%) WebSphere
4 14 (8.24%) Confluence
5 9 (5.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (4.12%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (2.94%) Apache Pig
8 4 (2.35%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (2.35%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.76%) CMS
9 3 (1.76%) AquaLogic
9 3 (1.76%) Jetty
9 3 (1.76%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.76%) Liferay
10 2 (1.18%) Node.js
10 2 (1.18%) Mule
10 2 (1.18%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.59%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.29%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (5.29%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.76%) GitHub
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) HTTP
1 7 (4.12%) Internet
2 5 (2.94%) SSL
3 3 (1.76%) FTP
4 2 (1.18%) 4G
4 2 (1.18%) 3G
4 2 (1.18%) 2G
4 2 (1.18%) DMZ
4 2 (1.18%) LDAP
5 1 (0.59%) LAN
5 1 (0.59%) WAN
5 1 (0.59%) DHCP
5 1 (0.59%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) Network Security
5 1 (0.59%) AMQP
5 1 (0.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.94%) Relational Database
2 19 (11.18%) MySQL
3 16 (9.41%) RDBMS
4 15 (8.82%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.53%) DB2
9 5 (2.94%) KDB
9 5 (2.94%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.94%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.94%) Big Data
10 4 (2.35%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.35%) JasperReports
10 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.18%) SQLPlus
11 2 (1.18%) Riak
Development Applications
1 57 (33.53%) Ant
2 46 (27.06%) Jenkins
3 45 (26.47%) JUnit
4 43 (25.29%) Git (software)
5 35 (20.59%) JIRA
6 32 (18.82%) Subversion
7 28 (16.47%) Selenium
8 25 (14.71%) Apache Ivy
9 21 (12.35%) TeamCity
10 16 (9.41%) WebDriver
10 16 (9.41%) Hudson
10 16 (9.41%) SoapUI
11 14 (8.24%) ClearCase
12 12 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (6.47%) Mercurial
13 11 (6.47%) Gerrit
14 9 (5.29%) Mockito
14 9 (5.29%) CruiseControl
14 9 (5.29%) AnthillPro
15 8 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 63 (37.06%) Finance
2 51 (30.00%) Banking
3 24 (14.12%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.06%) Front Office
5 7 (4.12%) Retail
6 6 (3.53%) Marketing
7 4 (2.35%) Back Office
8 2 (1.18%) Advertising
8 2 (1.18%) Games
8 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.59%) Billing
9 1 (0.59%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (57.65%) Developer
2 65 (38.24%) Java Developer
3 14 (8.24%) Senior Developer
4 13 (7.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (5.88%) Architect
6 9 (5.29%) Tester
6 9 (5.29%) Deployment Manager
7 7 (4.12%) Scala Developer
8 6 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (2.94%) Java Team Leader
9 5 (2.94%) Team Leader
9 5 (2.94%) Analyst
9 5 (2.94%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.35%) Development Team Leader
10 4 (2.35%) Lead Architect
11 3 (1.76%) Python Developer
11 3 (1.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (1.76%) Flex Developer
11 3 (1.76%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (43.53%) Spring
2 55 (32.35%) Web Services
3 53 (31.18%) Hibernate
4 41 (24.12%) J2EE
5 37 (21.76%) JMS
6 36 (21.18%) HTML
7 32 (18.82%) Java EE
8 31 (18.24%) XML
9 30 (17.65%) SOAP
10 25 (14.71%) Struts
11 24 (14.12%) JPA
11 24 (14.12%) REST
12 22 (12.94%) CSS
13 19 (11.18%) Spring Web Flow
13 19 (11.18%) JSON
14 15 (8.82%) JSP
15 14 (8.24%) jQuery
15 14 (8.24%) HTML5
16 12 (7.06%) .NET
17 11 (6.47%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Fixed Income
2 12 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.47%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (5.88%) Open Source
5 8 (4.71%) Derivative
6 7 (4.12%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.12%) Credit Risk
6 7 (4.12%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (3.53%) Market Risk
8 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.35%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.76%) iPad
9 3 (1.76%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.18%) RIA
10 2 (1.18%) Online Games
10 2 (1.18%) Equities
10 2 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.18%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.12%) Linux
2 34 (20.00%) UNIX
3 13 (7.65%) Windows
4 5 (2.94%) AIX
5 4 (2.35%) Debian
6 2 (1.18%) Solaris
6 2 (1.18%) CentOS
7 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
2 53 (31.18%) Scrum
3 51 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (25.88%) TDD
5 34 (20.00%) MVC
6 24 (14.12%) UML
7 21 (12.35%) BDD
8 20 (11.76%) SOA
9 18 (10.59%) Unit Testing
10 17 (10.00%) OO
11 16 (9.41%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.65%) Test Automation
13 12 (7.06%) Configuration Management
13 12 (7.06%) Automated Testing
13 12 (7.06%) Software Engineering
14 11 (6.47%) Kanban
14 11 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (5.88%) Analytics
16 9 (5.29%) Web Development
16 9 (5.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (81.76%) Java
2 65 (38.24%) SQL
3 46 (27.06%) JavaScript
4 35 (20.59%) Python
5 14 (8.24%) PL/SQL
6 13 (7.65%) Ruby
6 13 (7.65%) Groovy
7 10 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.88%) Perl
8 9 (5.29%) Scala
9 7 (4.12%) PHP
10 6 (3.53%) XPath
11 4 (2.35%) Korn
12 3 (1.76%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.18%) XQuery
13 2 (1.18%) C#
13 2 (1.18%) C++
14 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.24%) Degree
2 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
2 11 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.35%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.18%) ISEB
4 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.59%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.18%) QA
2 3 (1.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.59%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (6.47%) vCloud
2 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (8.82%) Puppet
2 8 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.76%) Nagios
5 2 (1.18%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.18%) MOM
5 2 (1.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 70 (41.18%) Oracle
2 12 (7.06%) JBoss
3 9 (5.29%) VMware
4 7 (4.12%) Sybase
5 5 (2.94%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.35%) HP
6 4 (2.35%) Vertica
7 3 (1.76%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.76%) Google
7 3 (1.76%) FatWire
7 3 (1.76%) Adobe
8 2 (1.18%) Sun
8 2 (1.18%) Apple
8 2 (1.18%) InterSystems
8 2 (1.18%) New Relic
9 1 (0.59%) Netezza
9 1 (0.59%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.59%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.59%) Akamai
9 1 (0.59%) Talend
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Randstad Technologies
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago