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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 119 89 120
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +31
Contract jobs citing Maven 20 53 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 1.83% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.81% 13.15% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 2
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£410 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £270 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £453 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £47.50
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
416 403 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.86% 13.89% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 232 141
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 28
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.00 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.70 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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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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
Cambridgeshire -34 7 £375 -6.25% 3
Essex -8 6 £450 +20.00%
Hertfordshire -18 4 £450 +39.53% 5
Norfolk - 3 £376 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (85.19%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 14 (51.85%) Spring
3 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 13 (48.15%) SOAP
5 12 (44.44%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (44.44%) REST
6 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
7 10 (37.04%) Scrum
8 9 (33.33%) XML
8 9 (33.33%) UNIX
8 9 (33.33%) JBoss
8 9 (33.33%) BDD
8 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 8 (29.63%) Ant
9 8 (29.63%) JUnit
9 8 (29.63%) MVC
10 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
10 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
10 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
10 7 (25.93%) Struts
10 7 (25.93%) Oracle
10 7 (25.93%) RESTful
11 6 (22.22%) Open Source
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (33.33%) JBoss
2 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
3 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
4 4 (14.81%) GlassFish
4 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.41%) Node.js
5 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.70%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (29.63%) Ant
3 8 (29.63%) JUnit
4 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
5 5 (18.52%) Subversion
5 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
5 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 3 (11.11%) JIRA
6 3 (11.11%) Selenium
7 2 (7.41%) Hudson
7 2 (7.41%) AccuRev
7 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
7 2 (7.41%) JMeter
8 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
8 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
8 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.70%) JBehave
8 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Release Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 14 (51.85%) Spring
3 13 (48.15%) SOAP
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) REST
5 9 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
6 7 (25.93%) Struts
6 7 (25.93%) RESTful
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) J2EE
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) Java SE
8 5 (18.52%) Java EE
9 4 (14.81%) JSR 170
9 4 (14.81%) Spring MVC
9 4 (14.81%) JAX-WS
9 4 (14.81%) JPA
9 4 (14.81%) OSGi
9 4 (14.81%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) UNIX
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) BDD
6 8 (29.63%) MVC
7 6 (22.22%) Open Source
7 6 (22.22%) User Stories
8 5 (18.52%) B2C
8 5 (18.52%) Web Development
9 4 (14.81%) SOA
9 4 (14.81%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) Loose Coupling
10 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.11%) Information Management
10 3 (11.11%) Kanban
10 3 (11.11%) OWASP
11 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.41%) Coverity
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe
3 2 (7.41%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Macrovision