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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 117 133 138
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing Maven 97 64 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.50% 1.03% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.23% 8.40% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 59
Average daily rate £525 £450 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
864 762 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.39% 12.23% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 605 490
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
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 £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 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 18 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.

1 138 (81.66%) Java
2 73 (43.20%) Spring
3 70 (41.42%) Oracle
4 66 (39.05%) SQL
5 62 (36.69%) Finance
6 61 (36.09%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (32.54%) Ant
8 53 (31.36%) Web Services
8 53 (31.36%) Scrum
9 52 (30.77%) Hibernate
9 52 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (30.18%) Banking
11 46 (27.22%) Jenkins
12 45 (26.63%) JavaScript
13 44 (26.04%) JUnit
14 43 (25.44%) TDD
15 42 (24.85%) Git (software)
16 40 (23.67%) J2EE
16 40 (23.67%) Linux
17 37 (21.89%) JMS
18 36 (21.30%) HTML
19 34 (20.12%) Python
19 34 (20.12%) JIRA
20 33 (19.53%) MVC
20 33 (19.53%) UNIX
21 32 (18.93%) Java EE
22 31 (18.34%) Subversion
23 30 (17.75%) XML
24 29 (17.16%) SOAP
25 28 (16.57%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 25 (14.79%) WebLogic
3 24 (14.20%) Apache
4 14 (8.28%) Confluence
5 13 (7.69%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (4.14%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (2.96%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (2.96%) Apache Pig
9 4 (2.37%) Apache ServiceMix
9 4 (2.37%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.78%) AquaLogic
10 3 (1.78%) CMS
10 3 (1.78%) Liferay
10 3 (1.78%) Jetty
10 3 (1.78%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (1.18%) Node.js
11 2 (1.18%) Mule
11 2 (1.18%) TIBCO EMS
12 1 (0.59%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.78%) GitHub
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) Internet
1 7 (4.14%) HTTP
2 5 (2.96%) SSL
3 3 (1.78%) FTP
4 2 (1.18%) 4G
4 2 (1.18%) 2G
4 2 (1.18%) DMZ
4 2 (1.18%) 3G
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%) Firewall
5 1 (0.59%) AMQP
5 1 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.02%) Relational Database
2 18 (10.65%) MySQL
3 16 (9.47%) RDBMS
4 14 (8.28%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.55%) DB2
8 5 (2.96%) Big Data
8 5 (2.96%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.96%) KDB
8 5 (2.96%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.37%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.37%) JasperReports
9 4 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.78%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.18%) Riak
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.18%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 55 (32.54%) Ant
2 46 (27.22%) Jenkins
3 44 (26.04%) JUnit
4 42 (24.85%) Git (software)
5 34 (20.12%) JIRA
6 31 (18.34%) Subversion
7 28 (16.57%) Selenium
8 24 (14.20%) Apache Ivy
9 20 (11.83%) TeamCity
10 17 (10.06%) Hudson
11 16 (9.47%) SoapUI
11 16 (9.47%) WebDriver
12 15 (8.88%) ClearCase
13 11 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (5.92%) Mercurial
14 10 (5.92%) Gerrit
15 9 (5.33%) CruiseControl
16 8 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (4.73%) AnthillPro
16 8 (4.73%) Mockito
General
1 62 (36.69%) Finance
2 51 (30.18%) Banking
3 25 (14.79%) Investment Banking
4 13 (7.69%) Front Office
5 7 (4.14%) Retail
6 6 (3.55%) Marketing
7 4 (2.37%) Back Office
8 2 (1.18%) Games
8 2 (1.18%) Advertising
8 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.59%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 99 (58.58%) Developer
2 66 (39.05%) Java Developer
3 14 (8.28%) Senior Developer
4 13 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (5.92%) Architect
6 9 (5.33%) Tester
7 8 (4.73%) Deployment Manager
8 7 (4.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (4.14%) Scala Developer
9 6 (3.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.96%) Web Developer
10 5 (2.96%) Analyst
11 4 (2.37%) Java Team Leader
11 4 (2.37%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.37%) Lead Architect
12 3 (1.78%) Python Developer
12 3 (1.78%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (1.78%) Development Team Leader
12 3 (1.78%) Senior Tester
12 3 (1.78%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (43.20%) Spring
2 53 (31.36%) Web Services
3 52 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 40 (23.67%) J2EE
5 37 (21.89%) JMS
6 36 (21.30%) HTML
7 32 (18.93%) Java EE
8 30 (17.75%) XML
9 29 (17.16%) SOAP
10 24 (14.20%) Struts
10 24 (14.20%) JPA
10 24 (14.20%) REST
11 22 (13.02%) CSS
12 18 (10.65%) Spring Web Flow
12 18 (10.65%) JSON
13 15 (8.88%) JSP
14 14 (8.28%) HTML5
14 14 (8.28%) jQuery
15 11 (6.51%) .NET
15 11 (6.51%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 11 (6.51%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.92%) Mobile Banking
3 10 (5.92%) Open Source
4 9 (5.33%) Derivative
5 8 (4.73%) Credit Risk
6 6 (3.55%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (3.55%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.55%) Market Risk
7 4 (2.37%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.78%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.78%) iPad
8 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.18%) Online Games
9 2 (1.18%) Handset
9 2 (1.18%) GIS
9 2 (1.18%) Equities
9 2 (1.18%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 40 (23.67%) Linux
2 33 (19.53%) UNIX
3 13 (7.69%) Windows
4 5 (2.96%) AIX
5 4 (2.37%) Debian
6 2 (1.18%) CentOS
6 2 (1.18%) Solaris
7 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.09%) Continuous Integration
2 53 (31.36%) Scrum
3 52 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (25.44%) TDD
5 33 (19.53%) MVC
6 23 (13.61%) UML
7 20 (11.83%) BDD
7 20 (11.83%) SOA
8 17 (10.06%) OO
8 17 (10.06%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.88%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.69%) Test Automation
11 12 (7.10%) Automated Testing
11 12 (7.10%) Software Engineering
11 12 (7.10%) Configuration Management
12 11 (6.51%) Kanban
12 11 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.92%) Analytics
14 9 (5.33%) Project Management
14 9 (5.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 138 (81.66%) Java
2 66 (39.05%) SQL
3 45 (26.63%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.12%) Python
5 13 (7.69%) Groovy
5 13 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 13 (7.69%) Ruby
6 10 (5.92%) Perl
6 10 (5.92%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.33%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.33%) Scala
8 7 (4.14%) PHP
9 6 (3.55%) XPath
10 4 (2.37%) Korn
11 3 (1.78%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.18%) XQuery
12 2 (1.18%) C#
12 2 (1.18%) C++
13 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (7.69%) Degree
2 11 (6.51%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.37%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.59%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.24%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.59%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (5.92%) vCloud
2 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (8.28%) Puppet
2 8 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.78%) Nagios
5 2 (1.18%) Ansible
5 2 (1.18%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 70 (41.42%) Oracle
2 12 (7.10%) JBoss
3 8 (4.73%) VMware
4 7 (4.14%) Sybase
5 5 (2.96%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.37%) Vertica
6 4 (2.37%) HP
7 3 (1.78%) Adobe
7 3 (1.78%) Google
7 3 (1.78%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.78%) FatWire
8 2 (1.18%) New Relic
8 2 (1.18%) InterSystems
8 2 (1.18%) Apple
8 2 (1.18%) Sun
9 1 (0.59%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.59%) Remedy
9 1 (0.59%) Murex
9 1 (0.59%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.59%) Dell
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