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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 111 133 135
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Contract jobs citing Maven 95 91 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 1.28% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.92% 11.40% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 70 69
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£525 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £364 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -16.12%
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
797 798 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.72% 11.21% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 601 545
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

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 November 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 November 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.

1 144 (86.75%) Java
2 100 (60.24%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (41.57%) Spring
4 65 (39.16%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (33.73%) Oracle
6 49 (29.52%) JavaScript
6 49 (29.52%) Banking
7 46 (27.71%) TDD
8 45 (27.11%) Linux
9 43 (25.90%) HTML
9 43 (25.90%) Git (software)
10 42 (25.30%) Jenkins
10 42 (25.30%) SQL
10 42 (25.30%) Finance
11 40 (24.10%) Scrum
12 39 (23.49%) TeamCity
13 37 (22.29%) Ant
13 37 (22.29%) Web Services
14 36 (21.69%) Subversion
15 35 (21.08%) Hibernate
15 35 (21.08%) BDD
15 35 (21.08%) DevOps
16 34 (20.48%) JUnit
17 31 (18.67%) UNIX
18 29 (17.47%) Puppet
19 28 (16.87%) JMS
20 26 (15.66%) Windows
20 26 (15.66%) Tomcat
20 26 (15.66%) Investment Banking
20 26 (15.66%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (15.66%) Tomcat
2 23 (13.86%) JBoss
3 22 (13.25%) Apache
4 9 (5.42%) Confluence
5 8 (4.82%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (4.22%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.61%) Node.js
8 5 (3.01%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.60%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.60%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Office
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.41%) GitHub
2 3 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.61%) HTTP
3 4 (2.41%) LDAP
4 2 (1.20%) Internet
4 2 (1.20%) DVB
4 2 (1.20%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.60%) MRTG
5 1 (0.60%) DSL
5 1 (0.60%) Broadband
5 1 (0.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.65%) Oracle Database
2 20 (12.05%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.02%) DB2
4 6 (3.61%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.41%) Big Data
6 3 (1.81%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.81%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.81%) MySQL
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.81%) OLAP
7 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.20%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.20%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (1.20%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 43 (25.90%) Git (software)
2 42 (25.30%) Jenkins
3 39 (23.49%) TeamCity
4 37 (22.29%) Ant
5 36 (21.69%) Subversion
6 34 (20.48%) JUnit
7 24 (14.46%) JIRA
7 24 (14.46%) Mockito
8 18 (10.84%) Cucumber
8 18 (10.84%) Selenium
8 18 (10.84%) CruiseControl
9 17 (10.24%) Hudson
10 12 (7.23%) Gradle
11 8 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (4.22%) Eclipse
12 7 (4.22%) jMock
12 7 (4.22%) Artifactory
12 7 (4.22%) Grunt
13 6 (3.61%) VisualVM
13 6 (3.61%) JProfiler
General
1 49 (29.52%) Banking
2 42 (25.30%) Finance
3 26 (15.66%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.02%) Retail
5 8 (4.82%) Front Office
6 7 (4.22%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.01%) Advertising
8 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.20%) Games
9 2 (1.20%) Marketing
10 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.60%) Back Office
10 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (56.63%) Developer
2 69 (41.57%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (6.02%) Software Engineer
6 10 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) Consultant
8 7 (4.22%) DevOps Consultant
9 4 (2.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.41%) Release Manager
9 4 (2.41%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (2.41%) SQL Developer
9 4 (2.41%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (2.41%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.41%) Sybase Developer
10 3 (1.81%) Technical Leader
10 3 (1.81%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (1.20%) Portal Developer
11 2 (1.20%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (41.57%) Spring
2 43 (25.90%) HTML
3 37 (22.29%) Web Services
4 35 (21.08%) Hibernate
5 28 (16.87%) JMS
6 26 (15.66%) HTML5
7 25 (15.06%) J2EE
8 21 (12.65%) CSS
8 21 (12.65%) REST
9 20 (12.05%) JDBC
9 20 (12.05%) XML
10 19 (11.45%) Spring MVC
11 17 (10.24%) RESTful
12 15 (9.04%) jQuery
13 14 (8.43%) JSON
13 14 (8.43%) JSP
13 14 (8.43%) AngularJS
14 13 (7.83%) SOAP
15 9 (5.42%) .NET
15 9 (5.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.86%) Derivative
2 19 (11.45%) Market Risk
3 12 (7.23%) Equity Derivative
4 11 (6.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.22%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (3.61%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.01%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.41%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (2.41%) Open Source
8 4 (2.41%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.41%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.81%) Wiki
10 2 (1.20%) Interactive TV
10 2 (1.20%) Equities
10 2 (1.20%) W3C
10 2 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.11%) Linux
2 31 (18.67%) UNIX
3 26 (15.66%) Windows
4 12 (7.23%) Ubuntu
4 12 (7.23%) CentOS
5 9 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.22%) AIX
7 4 (2.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.20%) VMS
9 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (60.24%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (39.16%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (27.71%) TDD
4 40 (24.10%) Scrum
5 35 (21.08%) BDD
5 35 (21.08%) DevOps
6 23 (13.86%) Multithreading
6 23 (13.86%) SOA
6 23 (13.86%) Configuration Management
7 22 (13.25%) E-Commerce
7 22 (13.25%) MVC
8 20 (12.05%) Unit Testing
9 16 (9.64%) OO
10 13 (7.83%) Business Analysis
11 12 (7.23%) Integration Testing
11 12 (7.23%) Low Latency
12 11 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (6.63%) Kanban
13 10 (6.02%) Web Development
13 10 (6.02%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (86.75%) Java
2 49 (29.52%) JavaScript
3 42 (25.30%) SQL
4 19 (11.45%) Shell Script
5 17 (10.24%) Perl
6 12 (7.23%) Bash Shell
7 11 (6.63%) Scala
7 11 (6.63%) Python
7 11 (6.63%) Groovy
8 10 (6.02%) Ruby
9 9 (5.42%) C#
10 8 (4.82%) C++
11 7 (4.22%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.61%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.01%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.81%) VBA
14 3 (1.81%) PHP
15 2 (1.20%) C
16 1 (0.60%) AWK
16 1 (0.60%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (3.61%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (17.47%) Puppet
2 13 (7.83%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.41%) Ansible
4 3 (1.81%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.81%) Nagios
5 2 (1.20%) OpenSSO
5 2 (1.20%) logstash
6 1 (0.60%) Opsview
6 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.60%) Oozie
6 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 56 (33.73%) Oracle
2 8 (4.82%) Sybase
2 8 (4.82%) IBM
3 6 (3.61%) TIBCO
3 6 (3.61%) Splunk
4 4 (2.41%) Tradeweb
4 4 (2.41%) MarketAxess
4 4 (2.41%) Bloomberg
4 4 (2.41%) Google
5 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.20%) StatPro
6 2 (1.20%) Perforce
6 2 (1.20%) Adobe
6 2 (1.20%) Sun
6 2 (1.20%) BEA
6 2 (1.20%) BI-SAM
6 2 (1.20%) FactSet
6 2 (1.20%) 29West
7 1 (0.60%) Atomikos
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £607.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago