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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 112 121 141
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +20
Contract jobs citing Maven 94 84 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.67% 1.25% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.14% 11.14% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 49
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£508 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £346 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £700 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.73% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +22.90%
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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
774 754 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.77% 11.21% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 563 551
Average daily rate £430 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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.

1 148 (88.62%) Java
2 101 (60.48%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (43.71%) Spring
4 64 (38.32%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (29.94%) Oracle
6 49 (29.34%) Linux
7 48 (28.74%) Jenkins
8 47 (28.14%) Git (software)
9 46 (27.54%) Banking
10 45 (26.95%) TDD
11 44 (26.35%) JavaScript
11 44 (26.35%) SQL
12 43 (25.75%) HTML
13 42 (25.15%) Finance
14 41 (24.55%) Web Services
15 40 (23.95%) Subversion
16 38 (22.75%) Ant
17 37 (22.16%) JUnit
17 37 (22.16%) Scrum
17 37 (22.16%) BDD
18 34 (20.36%) Hibernate
18 34 (20.36%) DevOps
19 33 (19.76%) UNIX
20 32 (19.16%) TeamCity
21 29 (17.37%) J2EE
22 28 (16.77%) Tomcat
22 28 (16.77%) Puppet
23 27 (16.17%) Mockito
24 25 (14.97%) Windows
24 25 (14.97%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 28 (16.77%) Tomcat
2 25 (14.97%) JBoss
3 23 (13.77%) Apache
4 8 (4.79%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.19%) Confluence
6 6 (3.59%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (2.99%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.40%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.40%) Node.js
9 3 (1.80%) CMS
10 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.20%) nginx
10 2 (1.20%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.60%) Mule
11 1 (0.60%) Jetty
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Office
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.40%) GitHub
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.60%) Route 53
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.60%) ElastiCache
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.19%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.99%) HTTP
3 3 (1.80%) LDAP
4 2 (1.20%) DVB
4 2 (1.20%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.20%) MRTG
4 2 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (0.60%) DSL
5 1 (0.60%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.60%) Broadband
5 1 (0.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.38%) Relational Database
2 18 (10.78%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.99%) DB2
4 9 (5.39%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.19%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.99%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (2.40%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.40%) MySQL
7 4 (2.40%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.40%) Big Data
8 3 (1.80%) Redis
8 3 (1.80%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.80%) OLAP
8 3 (1.80%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (28.74%) Jenkins
2 47 (28.14%) Git (software)
3 40 (23.95%) Subversion
4 38 (22.75%) Ant
5 37 (22.16%) JUnit
6 32 (19.16%) TeamCity
7 27 (16.17%) Mockito
8 23 (13.77%) Selenium
9 22 (13.17%) JIRA
10 20 (11.98%) Cucumber
11 15 (8.98%) Hudson
11 15 (8.98%) CruiseControl
12 14 (8.38%) Gradle
13 11 (6.59%) Eclipse
14 9 (5.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (5.39%) Artifactory
15 7 (4.19%) Grunt
15 7 (4.19%) VisualVM
16 6 (3.59%) IntelliJ
16 6 (3.59%) JMeter
General
1 46 (27.54%) Banking
2 42 (25.15%) Finance
3 22 (13.17%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.99%) Retail
5 7 (4.19%) Front Office
6 6 (3.59%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.99%) Advertising
8 4 (2.40%) Marketing
9 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.20%) Games
11 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.60%) Publishing
11 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 91 (54.49%) Developer
2 70 (41.92%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.78%) Senior Developer
3 18 (10.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (10.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (5.99%) Consultant
5 10 (5.99%) Software Engineer
6 8 (4.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.19%) DevOps Consultant
8 5 (2.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (2.99%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (2.99%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.40%) Release Manager
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Developer
9 4 (2.40%) Sybase Developer
10 3 (1.80%) Architect
10 3 (1.80%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (1.80%) Technical Leader
11 2 (1.20%) Development Engineer
11 2 (1.20%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (43.71%) Spring
2 43 (25.75%) HTML
3 41 (24.55%) Web Services
4 34 (20.36%) Hibernate
5 29 (17.37%) J2EE
6 25 (14.97%) JMS
6 25 (14.97%) REST
7 24 (14.37%) HTML5
7 24 (14.37%) XML
8 22 (13.17%) CSS
9 21 (12.57%) RESTful
10 18 (10.78%) Spring MVC
11 17 (10.18%) JDBC
11 17 (10.18%) JSP
12 16 (9.58%) JSON
13 14 (8.38%) jQuery
13 14 (8.38%) SOAP
14 12 (7.19%) Servlets
14 12 (7.19%) AngularJS
15 11 (6.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.77%) Derivative
2 14 (8.38%) Market Risk
3 12 (7.19%) Equity Derivative
4 10 (5.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.59%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.59%) Open Source
5 6 (3.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.40%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.40%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.40%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.40%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.80%) W3C
7 3 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.20%) Wiki
8 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.20%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 49 (29.34%) Linux
2 33 (19.76%) UNIX
3 25 (14.97%) Windows
4 12 (7.19%) Ubuntu
4 12 (7.19%) CentOS
5 9 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.99%) AIX
7 4 (2.40%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.80%) VMS
9 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (60.48%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (38.32%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (26.95%) TDD
4 37 (22.16%) Scrum
4 37 (22.16%) BDD
5 34 (20.36%) DevOps
6 24 (14.37%) Configuration Management
7 22 (13.17%) E-Commerce
7 22 (13.17%) SOA
7 22 (13.17%) Multithreading
8 20 (11.98%) MVC
9 17 (10.18%) OO
9 17 (10.18%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.78%) Kanban
11 12 (7.19%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (6.59%) Low Latency
12 11 (6.59%) Integration Testing
12 11 (6.59%) Business Analysis
12 11 (6.59%) Web Development
13 10 (5.99%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 148 (88.62%) Java
2 44 (26.35%) JavaScript
2 44 (26.35%) SQL
3 18 (10.78%) Shell Script
3 18 (10.78%) Perl
4 12 (7.19%) Python
5 11 (6.59%) Groovy
5 11 (6.59%) Scala
5 11 (6.59%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.99%) Ruby
7 8 (4.79%) C++
8 7 (4.19%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.19%) C#
8 7 (4.19%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.40%) PHP
11 3 (1.80%) VBA
12 2 (1.20%) C
13 1 (0.60%) XQuery
13 1 (0.60%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (2.99%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.60%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (16.77%) Puppet
2 13 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.59%) Ansible
4 4 (2.40%) Nagios
5 3 (1.80%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.20%) logstash
6 2 (1.20%) Opsview
7 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.60%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.60%) Oozie
7 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (29.94%) Oracle
2 8 (4.79%) IBM
3 7 (4.19%) Sybase
4 6 (3.59%) Splunk
5 5 (2.99%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.40%) Bloomberg
6 4 (2.40%) Google
6 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.40%) Tradeweb
6 4 (2.40%) MarketAxess
7 3 (1.80%) Adobe
8 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.20%) StatPro
8 2 (1.20%) Perforce
8 2 (1.20%) VMware
8 2 (1.20%) BI-SAM
8 2 (1.20%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.20%) FactSet
9 1 (0.60%) Atomikos
9 1 (0.60%) New Relic
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago