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 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 121 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Maven 28 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.91% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.27% 7.36% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £328 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £480 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -12.35%
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
385 299 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.71% 12.34% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 150 194
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 28 37
Average hourly rate £45.43 £38.75 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.23% +4.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £22.50 £27.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £47.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -5 20 £400 -16.88% 6
Essex -20 4 £225 -43.75% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 3 £429 +45.33% 4
Suffolk - - - - 1
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 50 (68.49%) SQL
2 48 (65.75%) Java
3 46 (63.01%) Git (software)
4 32 (43.84%) Spring
5 31 (42.47%) Web Services
5 31 (42.47%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (38.36%) Windows
7 27 (36.99%) Ant
7 27 (36.99%) Configuration Management
7 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
9 25 (34.25%) Subversion
9 25 (34.25%) Gradle
10 24 (32.88%) SSDT
10 24 (32.88%) Artifactory
10 24 (32.88%) Automation Testing
10 24 (32.88%) Octopus Deploy
10 24 (32.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (32.88%) Release Management
10 24 (32.88%) TeamCity
10 24 (32.88%) Red Gate
10 24 (32.88%) MSBuild
10 24 (32.88%) NuGet
10 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (32.88%) Automated Testing
10 24 (32.88%) .NET Framework
10 24 (32.88%) Visual Studio
10 24 (32.88%) .NET
10 24 (32.88%) Linux
10 24 (32.88%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 20 (27.40%) Apache
2 19 (26.03%) Tomcat
3 12 (16.44%) WebLogic
4 8 (10.96%) CMS
4 8 (10.96%) JBoss
5 3 (4.11%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (4.11%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.74%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.74%) Liferay
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.37%) WildFly
7 1 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.37%) GitHub
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.88%) SSDT
2 22 (30.14%) Relational Database
3 21 (28.77%) MySQL
4 17 (23.29%) RDBMS
5 10 (13.70%) NoSQL
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.11%) Big Data
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.74%) Triplestore
8 2 (2.74%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.37%) SimpleDB
9 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 46 (63.01%) Git (software)
2 27 (36.99%) Ant
3 25 (34.25%) Subversion
3 25 (34.25%) Gradle
4 24 (32.88%) Artifactory
4 24 (32.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 24 (32.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (32.88%) TeamCity
4 24 (32.88%) MSBuild
4 24 (32.88%) NuGet
4 24 (32.88%) Visual Studio
5 23 (31.51%) Eclipse
5 23 (31.51%) JUnit
6 17 (23.29%) Selenium
7 13 (17.81%) Mockito
8 11 (15.07%) IntelliJ
8 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
9 7 (9.59%) WebDriver
10 5 (6.85%) JIRA
10 5 (6.85%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Marketing
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Developer
2 30 (41.10%) Java Developer
3 24 (32.88%) Build and Release Engineer
3 24 (32.88%) Build Engineer
3 24 (32.88%) Release Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Tester
7 4 (5.48%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.11%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.11%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.11%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Software Configuration Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) SCM Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.84%) Spring
2 31 (42.47%) Web Services
3 24 (32.88%) .NET Framework
3 24 (32.88%) .NET
3 24 (32.88%) XML
4 23 (31.51%) REST
5 22 (30.14%) SOAP
6 21 (28.77%) HTML
7 20 (27.40%) CSS
7 20 (27.40%) Hibernate
8 19 (26.03%) Ajax
9 17 (23.29%) J2EE
10 16 (21.92%) jQuery
11 14 (19.18%) JSP
11 14 (19.18%) JSON
12 13 (17.81%) JDBC
13 10 (13.70%) Dojo
14 8 (10.96%) JPA
15 7 (9.59%) Struts
16 6 (8.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.59%) Open Source
2 7 (9.59%) User Experience
3 5 (6.85%) GIS
4 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.11%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.74%) Ontologies
5 2 (2.74%) Biology
6 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Windows
2 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 24 (32.88%) Linux
3 21 (28.77%) UNIX
4 3 (4.11%) HPUX
4 3 (4.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (36.99%) Configuration Management
2 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.88%) Automation Testing
3 24 (32.88%) Release Management
3 24 (32.88%) Automated Testing
4 18 (24.66%) Scrum
5 17 (23.29%) TDD
5 17 (23.29%) MVC
5 17 (23.29%) Unit Testing
6 14 (19.18%) OO
7 13 (17.81%) BDD
8 11 (15.07%) Waterfall
9 9 (12.33%) UML
9 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.59%) Performance Testing
11 6 (8.22%) Load Testing
12 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
12 5 (6.85%) User Stories
13 4 (5.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (68.49%) SQL
2 48 (65.75%) Java
3 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.22%) XPath
5 5 (6.85%) C++
6 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) Perl
6 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Sun Certification
3 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Red Gate
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.40%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) Sun
4 3 (4.11%) Interwoven
4 3 (4.11%) IBM
5 2 (2.74%) Progress
6 1 (1.37%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) FatWire
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Rate: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 650 per day + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago