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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 121 110 138
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Contract jobs citing Maven 68 101 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.32% 1.66% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.81% 12.33% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 70 43
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£488 £519 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.02% +15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £274 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £603 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
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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
693 819 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.50% 13.50% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 624 553
Average daily rate £425 £425 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.37 £58.75 £50.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.41% +16.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 142 (88.75%) Java
2 86 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (36.25%) Jenkins
4 57 (35.63%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (35.63%) Linux
5 54 (33.75%) Spring
5 54 (33.75%) Git (software)
6 51 (31.88%) Subversion
7 48 (30.00%) HTML
8 47 (29.38%) Ant
9 45 (28.13%) JavaScript
10 43 (26.88%) Oracle
11 42 (26.25%) Finance
12 40 (25.00%) SQL
13 37 (23.13%) Web Services
13 37 (23.13%) Banking
14 36 (22.50%) TDD
15 35 (21.88%) UNIX
16 34 (21.25%) BDD
16 34 (21.25%) REST
17 30 (18.75%) JUnit
18 29 (18.13%) DevOps
19 28 (17.50%) TeamCity
20 27 (16.88%) JMS
21 26 (16.25%) HTML5
22 25 (15.63%) Tomcat
22 25 (15.63%) Windows
23 24 (15.00%) Apache
23 24 (15.00%) Derivative
24 23 (14.38%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 24 (15.00%) Apache
3 23 (14.38%) JBoss
4 11 (6.88%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.38%) Node.js
5 7 (4.38%) Adobe CQ
6 6 (3.75%) Confluence
7 5 (3.13%) IIS
7 5 (3.13%) CMS
7 5 (3.13%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.88%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.88%) nginx
9 3 (1.88%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.25%) Magnolia
10 2 (1.25%) Liferay
10 2 (1.25%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.25%) Jetty
10 2 (1.25%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Office
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.50%) GitHub
4 3 (1.88%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.25%) ElastiCache
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.25%) Route 53
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.25%) HTTP
2 6 (3.75%) Firewall
3 4 (2.50%) SSL
3 4 (2.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.25%) DVB
4 2 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.25%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.25%) MRTG
4 2 (1.25%) LDAP
5 1 (0.63%) Broadband
5 1 (0.63%) DHCP
5 1 (0.63%) DNS
5 1 (0.63%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.75%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.13%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.63%) DB2
3 9 (5.63%) MySQL
4 8 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.75%) Jackrabbit
6 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.13%) Neo4j
7 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.50%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.88%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.88%) Big Data
9 2 (1.25%) Redis
9 2 (1.25%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.25%) SQL Navigator
10 1 (0.63%) OLAP
10 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 58 (36.25%) Jenkins
2 54 (33.75%) Git (software)
3 51 (31.88%) Subversion
4 47 (29.38%) Ant
5 30 (18.75%) JUnit
6 28 (17.50%) TeamCity
7 23 (14.38%) Selenium
8 21 (13.13%) JIRA
8 21 (13.13%) Cucumber
9 19 (11.88%) Mockito
10 18 (11.25%) Gradle
11 13 (8.13%) Hudson
12 9 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (5.63%) Eclipse
12 9 (5.63%) Grunt
13 8 (5.00%) JMeter
14 7 (4.38%) Mercurial
14 7 (4.38%) WebDriver
14 7 (4.38%) VisualVM
14 7 (4.38%) Artifactory
General
1 42 (26.25%) Finance
2 37 (23.13%) Banking
3 12 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.75%) Retail
4 6 (3.75%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.75%) Front Office
5 4 (2.50%) Marketing
6 3 (1.88%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.25%) Advertising
7 2 (1.25%) Publishing
7 2 (1.25%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (52.50%) Developer
2 68 (42.50%) Java Developer
3 19 (11.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (4.38%) Architect
6 7 (4.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (3.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (3.75%) Release Engineer
7 6 (3.75%) Analyst
7 6 (3.75%) Release Manager
8 5 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.50%) Consultant
9 4 (2.50%) Deployment Analyst
9 4 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (1.88%) Technical Leader
10 3 (1.88%) Software Engineer
10 3 (1.88%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.25%) Test Engineer
11 2 (1.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (33.75%) Spring
2 48 (30.00%) HTML
3 37 (23.13%) Web Services
4 34 (21.25%) REST
5 27 (16.88%) JMS
6 26 (16.25%) HTML5
7 23 (14.38%) Hibernate
8 22 (13.75%) CSS
9 21 (13.13%) J2EE
9 21 (13.13%) RESTful
10 20 (12.50%) XML
11 16 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 15 (9.38%) SOAP
13 14 (8.75%) .NET
13 14 (8.75%) JSP
14 13 (8.13%) Middleware
15 12 (7.50%) Servlets
15 12 (7.50%) JSON
16 11 (6.88%) jQuery
17 10 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.00%) Derivative
2 15 (9.38%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 7 (4.38%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.75%) Open Source
5 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.75%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.50%) User Experience
6 4 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.50%) W3C
7 3 (1.88%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.88%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.25%) Interactive TV
8 2 (1.25%) Equities
9 1 (0.63%) DTV
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (35.63%) Linux
2 35 (21.88%) UNIX
3 25 (15.63%) Windows
4 14 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.88%) CentOS
6 9 (5.63%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.88%) VMS
8 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.25%) AIX
9 2 (1.25%) Solaris
10 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (35.63%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (22.50%) TDD
4 34 (21.25%) BDD
5 29 (18.13%) DevOps
6 23 (14.38%) Scrum
7 22 (13.75%) Configuration Management
8 21 (13.13%) SOA
9 17 (10.63%) E-Commerce
10 13 (8.13%) OO
10 13 (8.13%) Web Development
11 11 (6.88%) Integration Testing
11 11 (6.88%) Kanban
12 10 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 10 (6.25%) Multithreading
12 10 (6.25%) MVC
13 8 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.38%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (4.38%) Performance Testing
14 7 (4.38%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (88.75%) Java
2 45 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 40 (25.00%) SQL
4 21 (13.13%) Python
5 17 (10.63%) Perl
6 14 (8.75%) C#
6 14 (8.75%) Bash Shell
7 12 (7.50%) Groovy
8 9 (5.63%) Shell Script
8 9 (5.63%) Ruby
9 7 (4.38%) PHP
10 6 (3.75%) Scala
11 5 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.13%) C++
12 3 (1.88%) C
12 3 (1.88%) XQuery
13 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.63%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.63%) PHP5
14 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.63%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.88%) Varnish
2 2 (1.25%) vCloud
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (11.25%) Puppet
2 11 (6.88%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.38%) Ansible
4 5 (3.13%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.88%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.88%) BladeLogic
5 3 (1.88%) yum
6 2 (1.25%) logstash
6 2 (1.25%) Opsview
6 2 (1.25%) Nagios
6 2 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (26.88%) Oracle
2 15 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 6 (3.75%) IBM
4 6 (3.75%) Bloomberg
5 5 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.13%) Adobe
6 4 (2.50%) VMware
6 4 (2.50%) Tradeweb
6 4 (2.50%) MarketAxess
7 3 (1.88%) ATG
7 3 (1.88%) webMethods
7 3 (1.88%) Reuters
8 2 (1.25%) Sybase
8 2 (1.25%) Google
8 2 (1.25%) CA
8 2 (1.25%) FatWire
8 2 (1.25%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.25%) Zend
9 1 (0.63%) Atomikos
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