The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 121 105 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing Maven 28 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.68% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.42% 6.78% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 7
Average daily rate
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£391 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £368 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £440 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -18.82%
Maven
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
436 236 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.15% 10.06% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 113 185
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 35
Average hourly rate £45.43 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.75 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the East of England region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the East of England region.

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -20 12 £391 -5.15% 7
Cambridgeshire +11 9 £400 - 5
Essex -13 5 £313 -21.87%
Bedfordshire - 2 £280 -
Suffolk - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 56 (65.88%) SQL
2 54 (63.53%) Git (software)
3 49 (57.65%) Java
4 41 (48.24%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (44.71%) Windows
6 35 (41.18%) Configuration Management
6 35 (41.18%) Gradle
7 34 (40.00%) NuGet
7 34 (40.00%) Artifactory
7 34 (40.00%) TeamCity
7 34 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (40.00%) Release Management
7 34 (40.00%) .NET
8 33 (38.82%) Visual Studio
8 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
8 33 (38.82%) Automated Testing
8 33 (38.82%) .NET Framework
8 33 (38.82%) Red Gate
8 33 (38.82%) MSBuild
8 33 (38.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 33 (38.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (38.82%) SSDT
8 33 (38.82%) Automation Testing
9 29 (34.12%) Spring
10 27 (31.76%) Ant
11 25 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (28.24%) Web Services
13 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
14 22 (25.88%) XML
14 22 (25.88%) Hibernate

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (24.71%) Apache
1 21 (24.71%) Tomcat
2 12 (14.12%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.24%) CMS
4 5 (5.88%) MQSeries
4 5 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.35%) Liferay
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.35%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.18%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) HTTP
2 5 (5.88%) Internet
3 2 (2.35%) X.509
3 2 (2.35%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.35%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.35%) LDAP
3 2 (2.35%) SSL
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.82%) SSDT
2 19 (22.35%) Relational Database
3 17 (20.00%) MySQL
4 14 (16.47%) RDBMS
5 9 (10.59%) NoSQL
6 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.53%) Big Data
7 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.35%) Triplestore
8 2 (2.35%) JasperReports
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.18%) DB2
9 1 (1.18%) SQLite
9 1 (1.18%) SimpleDB
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 54 (63.53%) Git (software)
2 35 (41.18%) Gradle
3 34 (40.00%) Artifactory
3 34 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 34 (40.00%) NuGet
3 34 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (38.82%) Visual Studio
4 33 (38.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 33 (38.82%) MSBuild
5 27 (31.76%) Ant
6 21 (24.71%) JUnit
6 21 (24.71%) Subversion
7 18 (21.18%) Eclipse
8 16 (18.82%) Selenium
9 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
10 8 (9.41%) Mockito
11 7 (8.24%) IntelliJ
12 5 (5.88%) JIRA
12 5 (5.88%) Log4j
13 4 (4.71%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Retail
3 6 (7.06%) Marketing
4 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Developer
2 34 (40.00%) Build Engineer
2 34 (40.00%) Release Engineer
2 34 (40.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 27 (31.76%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.53%) C++ Developer
7 3 (3.53%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.53%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Support Manager
8 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.35%) Support Manager
8 2 (2.35%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.00%) .NET
2 33 (38.82%) .NET Framework
3 29 (34.12%) Spring
4 24 (28.24%) Web Services
5 22 (25.88%) XML
5 22 (25.88%) Hibernate
6 20 (23.53%) HTML
7 18 (21.18%) J2EE
7 18 (21.18%) CSS
7 18 (21.18%) jQuery
7 18 (21.18%) REST
8 17 (20.00%) Ajax
9 15 (17.65%) SOAP
10 13 (15.29%) JSON
11 10 (11.76%) Dojo
11 10 (11.76%) JSP
12 9 (10.59%) Struts
13 8 (9.41%) JDBC
14 7 (8.24%) Servlets
14 7 (8.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Open Source
2 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.06%) User Experience
4 5 (5.88%) GIS
4 5 (5.88%) Web 2.0
5 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.35%) Biology
7 2 (2.35%) Ontologies
7 2 (2.35%) PKI
8 1 (1.18%) NHS
8 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.71%) Windows
2 33 (38.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (20.00%) Linux
4 16 (18.82%) UNIX
5 5 (5.88%) HPUX
5 5 (5.88%) Solaris
6 2 (2.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.24%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (41.18%) Configuration Management
3 34 (40.00%) Release Management
4 33 (38.82%) Automated Testing
4 33 (38.82%) Automation Testing
5 25 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (20.00%) OO
7 13 (15.29%) TDD
7 13 (15.29%) MVC
7 13 (15.29%) Scrum
8 12 (14.12%) Unit Testing
9 9 (10.59%) BDD
9 9 (10.59%) UML
9 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.06%) Performance Testing
11 6 (7.06%) Waterfall
12 5 (5.88%) Content Management
13 4 (4.71%) Validation
14 3 (3.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.88%) SQL
2 49 (57.65%) Java
3 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.24%) XPath
5 4 (4.71%) C++
6 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.35%) Python
7 2 (2.35%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SNOMED CT
2 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Puppet
1 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.35%) OpenSSO
3 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
1 33 (38.82%) Red Gate
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle
3 9 (10.59%) JBoss
3 9 (10.59%) Sun
4 6 (7.06%) IBM
5 5 (5.88%) Interwoven
6 4 (4.71%) hybris
7 3 (3.53%) F5
7 3 (3.53%) Endeca
8 2 (2.35%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.18%) Google
9 1 (1.18%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.18%) ATG
9 1 (1.18%) FatWire
9 1 (1.18%) Adobe