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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 109 118 139
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Contract jobs citing Maven 79 84 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.59% 1.40% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.17% 11.19% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 51 37
Average daily rate
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£500 £451 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% -5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £263 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £700 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +22.90%
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
707 751 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.26% 12.56% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 556 545
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £288 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £58.11 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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 28 January 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 28 January 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.

1 141 (88.68%) Java
2 100 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (40.25%) Spring
4 60 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (32.08%) Linux
6 49 (30.82%) Git (software)
7 48 (30.19%) Jenkins
8 45 (28.30%) HTML
9 44 (27.67%) Subversion
10 43 (27.04%) Banking
10 43 (27.04%) Finance
10 43 (27.04%) Oracle
11 42 (26.42%) JavaScript
12 41 (25.79%) SQL
12 41 (25.79%) Ant
13 39 (24.53%) TDD
14 36 (22.64%) Web Services
15 35 (22.01%) JUnit
16 34 (21.38%) UNIX
16 34 (21.38%) DevOps
17 33 (20.75%) BDD
17 33 (20.75%) Scrum
18 30 (18.87%) TeamCity
19 28 (17.61%) Hibernate
19 28 (17.61%) JBoss
20 26 (16.35%) J2EE
20 26 (16.35%) Puppet
20 26 (16.35%) REST
21 25 (15.72%) Mockito
21 25 (15.72%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 28 (17.61%) JBoss
2 25 (15.72%) Tomcat
3 22 (13.84%) Apache
4 9 (5.66%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.14%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.52%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.52%) Node.js
6 4 (2.52%) Confluence
6 4 (2.52%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.89%) CMS
7 3 (1.89%) nginx
8 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.63%) Mule
9 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.52%) GitHub
3 3 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.26%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.63%) Route 53
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.63%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.14%) HTTP
2 4 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.89%) Internet
4 2 (1.26%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.26%) MRTG
4 2 (1.26%) LDAP
4 2 (1.26%) DVB
5 1 (0.63%) Firewall
5 1 (0.63%) DSL
5 1 (0.63%) SSL
5 1 (0.63%) Broadband
5 1 (0.63%) DNS
5 1 (0.63%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.69%) Relational Database
2 14 (8.81%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.55%) DB2
4 7 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.77%) MySQL
5 6 (3.77%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.14%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (2.52%) Neo4j
7 4 (2.52%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.52%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.89%) Big Data
8 3 (1.89%) Redis
8 3 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.26%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Navigator
10 1 (0.63%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 49 (30.82%) Git (software)
2 48 (30.19%) Jenkins
3 44 (27.67%) Subversion
4 41 (25.79%) Ant
5 35 (22.01%) JUnit
6 30 (18.87%) TeamCity
7 25 (15.72%) Mockito
8 22 (13.84%) Selenium
9 20 (12.58%) Cucumber
10 19 (11.95%) JIRA
11 15 (9.43%) Gradle
12 14 (8.81%) Hudson
13 13 (8.18%) CruiseControl
14 10 (6.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (6.29%) Eclipse
15 8 (5.03%) Artifactory
16 7 (4.40%) Grunt
16 7 (4.40%) VisualVM
17 6 (3.77%) JProfiler
17 6 (3.77%) JMeter
General
1 43 (27.04%) Banking
1 43 (27.04%) Finance
2 20 (12.58%) Investment Banking
3 7 (4.40%) Retail
3 7 (4.40%) Front Office
4 6 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.14%) Advertising
6 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.52%) Marketing
7 2 (1.26%) Games
7 2 (1.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.63%) Electronics
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (51.57%) Developer
2 67 (42.14%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (10.69%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (5.66%) Consultant
7 7 (4.40%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (3.14%) Architect
9 5 (3.14%) Release Manager
9 5 (3.14%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.52%) Test Engineer
11 3 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (1.89%) Release Engineer
11 3 (1.89%) C# Developer
11 3 (1.89%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (1.26%) Middleware Developer
12 2 (1.26%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (40.25%) Spring
2 45 (28.30%) HTML
3 36 (22.64%) Web Services
4 28 (17.61%) Hibernate
5 26 (16.35%) J2EE
5 26 (16.35%) REST
6 24 (15.09%) JMS
6 24 (15.09%) XML
7 23 (14.47%) CSS
7 23 (14.47%) HTML5
8 19 (11.95%) RESTful
9 17 (10.69%) JSP
10 15 (9.43%) JSON
10 15 (9.43%) Spring MVC
10 15 (9.43%) SOAP
11 14 (8.81%) JDBC
12 12 (7.55%) jQuery
12 12 (7.55%) Middleware
13 11 (6.92%) AngularJS
14 10 (6.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Derivative
2 12 (7.55%) Equity Derivative
3 10 (6.29%) Market Risk
4 7 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.14%) Fixed Income
6 5 (3.14%) Open Source
6 5 (3.14%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (2.52%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (1.89%) W3C
8 3 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.89%) User Experience
9 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.26%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.26%) Equities
9 2 (1.26%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.08%) Linux
2 34 (21.38%) UNIX
3 25 (15.72%) Windows
4 11 (6.92%) Ubuntu
4 11 (6.92%) CentOS
4 11 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.52%) AIX
6 3 (1.89%) VMS
7 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.63%) Solaris
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (24.53%) TDD
4 34 (21.38%) DevOps
5 33 (20.75%) BDD
5 33 (20.75%) Scrum
6 25 (15.72%) Configuration Management
7 21 (13.21%) SOA
8 20 (12.58%) E-Commerce
9 18 (11.32%) Multithreading
10 17 (10.69%) Unit Testing
10 17 (10.69%) MVC
11 14 (8.81%) OO
12 11 (6.92%) Low Latency
12 11 (6.92%) Integration Testing
12 11 (6.92%) Kanban
13 10 (6.29%) Test Automation
13 10 (6.29%) Web Development
14 9 (5.66%) Business Analysis
15 8 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 141 (88.68%) Java
2 42 (26.42%) JavaScript
3 41 (25.79%) SQL
4 19 (11.95%) Perl
5 13 (8.18%) C#
5 13 (8.18%) Shell Script
5 13 (8.18%) Groovy
6 11 (6.92%) Python
6 11 (6.92%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.66%) Ruby
7 9 (5.66%) Scala
8 6 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.14%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.14%) C++
10 4 (2.52%) PHP
11 3 (1.89%) XQuery
12 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.63%) C
13 1 (0.63%) AWK
13 1 (0.63%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.63%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) Varnish
2 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (16.35%) Puppet
2 13 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.40%) Ansible
4 4 (2.52%) Nagios
5 3 (1.89%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.26%) Opsview
6 2 (1.26%) logstash
7 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.63%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.63%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 43 (27.04%) Oracle
2 8 (5.03%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.40%) IBM
4 5 (3.14%) TIBCO
4 5 (3.14%) Sybase
4 5 (3.14%) Splunk
5 4 (2.52%) Tradeweb
5 4 (2.52%) MarketAxess
5 4 (2.52%) Bloomberg
6 3 (1.89%) Adobe
6 3 (1.89%) Perforce
7 2 (1.26%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.26%) ATG
7 2 (1.26%) VMware
7 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.26%) Google
7 2 (1.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.63%) Reuters
8 1 (0.63%) CA
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
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