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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 131 133 142
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Maven 67 100 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.15% 1.39% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.59% 11.60% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 81 80
Average daily rate
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£525 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -12.35%
Maven
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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
780 862 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.41% 11.94% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 633 538
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £21.46 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 126 (89.36%) Java
2 80 (56.74%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (54.61%) Spring
4 65 (46.10%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (43.97%) Oracle
6 49 (34.75%) Hibernate
7 47 (33.33%) J2EE
8 45 (31.91%) Web Services
8 45 (31.91%) TDD
9 44 (31.21%) JUnit
10 43 (30.50%) SQL
11 41 (29.08%) Scrum
12 40 (28.37%) Linux
12 40 (28.37%) TeamCity
13 38 (26.95%) Jenkins
13 38 (26.95%) Finance
14 37 (26.24%) Banking
15 36 (25.53%) MVC
15 36 (25.53%) JavaScript
15 36 (25.53%) Git (software)
16 32 (22.70%) DevOps
16 32 (22.70%) Ant
16 32 (22.70%) JIRA
17 31 (21.99%) Subversion
18 30 (21.28%) Puppet
19 28 (19.86%) Unit Testing
20 27 (19.15%) UNIX
21 24 (17.02%) Tomcat
21 24 (17.02%) HTML
21 24 (17.02%) Mockito

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 24 (17.02%) Tomcat
2 17 (12.06%) Apache
3 14 (9.93%) WebLogic
4 10 (7.09%) Oracle Coherence
5 9 (6.38%) WebSphere
6 8 (5.67%) Confluence
7 6 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.84%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.13%) Node.js
9 3 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (2.13%) Alfresco
9 3 (2.13%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.42%) AquaLogic
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.42%) Liferay
10 2 (1.42%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.71%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.67%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) HTTP
1 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.84%) LDAP
3 1 (0.71%) DSL
3 1 (0.71%) SSL
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.31%) Oracle Database
2 20 (14.18%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.22%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.80%) MySQL
5 9 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.26%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.55%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.84%) DB2
8 4 (2.84%) JasperReports
9 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.13%) OLAP
9 3 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.42%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (1.42%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.42%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.42%) Big Data
11 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.71%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 44 (31.21%) JUnit
2 40 (28.37%) TeamCity
3 38 (26.95%) Jenkins
4 36 (25.53%) Git (software)
5 32 (22.70%) Ant
5 32 (22.70%) JIRA
6 31 (21.99%) Subversion
7 24 (17.02%) Mockito
8 19 (13.48%) CruiseControl
9 14 (9.93%) Hudson
10 10 (7.09%) Selenium
11 9 (6.38%) Cucumber
11 9 (6.38%) Eclipse
12 8 (5.67%) Mercurial
12 8 (5.67%) Apache Ivy
12 8 (5.67%) Artifactory
12 8 (5.67%) Gerrit
13 6 (4.26%) jMock
13 6 (4.26%) AnthillPro
13 6 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (26.95%) Finance
2 37 (26.24%) Banking
3 23 (16.31%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.67%) Front Office
5 7 (4.96%) Retail
6 6 (4.26%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.84%) Advertising
8 2 (1.42%) Back Office
8 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.71%) Marketing
9 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 82 (58.16%) Developer
2 60 (42.55%) Java Developer
3 16 (11.35%) Senior Developer
4 14 (9.93%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (9.93%) Software Engineer
4 14 (9.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (4.96%) DevOps Consultant
5 7 (4.96%) Consultant
6 6 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.55%) Deployment Manager
7 5 (3.55%) Architect
8 4 (2.84%) Technical Architect
8 4 (2.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Developer
9 3 (2.13%) Sybase Developer
9 3 (2.13%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.13%) Configuration Manager
10 2 (1.42%) DBA
10 2 (1.42%) Database Developer
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (54.61%) Spring
2 49 (34.75%) Hibernate
3 47 (33.33%) J2EE
4 45 (31.91%) Web Services
5 24 (17.02%) HTML
6 20 (14.18%) Spring MVC
6 20 (14.18%) JMS
7 19 (13.48%) XML
7 19 (13.48%) JDBC
8 16 (11.35%) SOAP
8 16 (11.35%) .NET
9 14 (9.93%) CSS
9 14 (9.93%) Struts
9 14 (9.93%) JSP
9 14 (9.93%) RESTful
10 12 (8.51%) Java EE
10 12 (8.51%) JSON
10 12 (8.51%) JPA
10 12 (8.51%) HTML5
11 10 (7.09%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) Market Risk
2 11 (7.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (6.38%) Open Source
4 7 (4.96%) Visualisation
4 7 (4.96%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.26%) Derivative
5 6 (4.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.55%) Wiki
7 4 (2.84%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.84%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (2.13%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.42%) GIS
9 2 (1.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (1.42%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.42%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.42%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.37%) Linux
2 27 (19.15%) UNIX
3 15 (10.64%) Windows
4 7 (4.96%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.26%) CentOS
5 6 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (56.74%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (46.10%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (31.91%) TDD
4 41 (29.08%) Scrum
5 36 (25.53%) MVC
6 32 (22.70%) DevOps
7 28 (19.86%) Unit Testing
8 23 (16.31%) Multithreading
9 21 (14.89%) BDD
10 19 (13.48%) OO
11 17 (12.06%) E-Commerce
11 17 (12.06%) Low Latency
12 16 (11.35%) UML
13 15 (10.64%) Software Engineering
14 14 (9.93%) Business Analysis
14 14 (9.93%) SOA
15 13 (9.22%) Risk Management
16 11 (7.80%) Configuration Management
17 9 (6.38%) Web Development
18 8 (5.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 126 (89.36%) Java
2 43 (30.50%) SQL
3 36 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.35%) Bash Shell
5 15 (10.64%) Shell Script
5 15 (10.64%) Python
6 11 (7.80%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.09%) Scala
8 8 (5.67%) C#
8 8 (5.67%) C++
9 7 (4.96%) Ruby
9 7 (4.96%) Perl
10 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.84%) PHP
11 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.84%) Groovy
12 3 (2.13%) Korn
12 3 (2.13%) VBA
13 2 (1.42%) C
13 2 (1.42%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Degree
2 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.42%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) vCloud
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (21.28%) Puppet
2 10 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.42%) Nagios
3 2 (1.42%) OpenSSO
3 2 (1.42%) Ansible
4 1 (0.71%) logstash
4 1 (0.71%) Oozie
4 1 (0.71%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (43.97%) Oracle
2 12 (8.51%) JBoss
3 11 (7.80%) IBM
4 8 (5.67%) Sybase
5 7 (4.96%) VMware
6 6 (4.26%) Splunk
7 3 (2.13%) Akamai
7 3 (2.13%) Google
7 3 (2.13%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.42%) StatPro
8 2 (1.42%) BEA
8 2 (1.42%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.42%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.42%) Sun
8 2 (1.42%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.42%) Perforce
8 2 (1.42%) FactSet
8 2 (1.42%) BI-SAM
8 2 (1.42%) 29West
9 1 (0.71%) New Relic
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