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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 122 101 115
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Contract jobs citing Maven 23 45 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 1.48% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.09% 10.44% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 3
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
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
452 431 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.52% 14.21% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 235 120
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 26
Average hourly rate £42.00 £39.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% +19.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £28.05 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 29 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 29 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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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
Cambridgeshire -24 14 £375 -6.25% 3
Hertfordshire -17 4 £450 +51.26% 3
Norfolk - 4 £376 -
Essex -9 1 - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) Java
3 20 (64.52%) Web Services
4 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 17 (54.84%) SOAP
4 17 (54.84%) Scrum
5 15 (48.39%) SQL
5 15 (48.39%) HTML
5 15 (48.39%) TDD
5 15 (48.39%) Spring
5 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
6 14 (45.16%) XML
7 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
8 12 (38.71%) REST
8 12 (38.71%) MVC
8 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (35.48%) Ant
10 10 (32.26%) CSS
10 10 (32.26%) BDD
11 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
12 8 (25.81%) UNIX
13 7 (22.58%) JBoss
13 7 (22.58%) Struts
13 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
13 7 (22.58%) JIRA
13 7 (22.58%) RESTful
13 7 (22.58%) SoapUI
14 6 (19.35%) User Stories
14 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
14 6 (19.35%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
1 7 (22.58%) JBoss
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.90%) GlassFish
3 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (9.68%) Drupal
5 2 (6.45%) Node.js
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.23%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
2 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
3 11 (35.48%) Ant
4 7 (22.58%) JIRA
4 7 (22.58%) SoapUI
5 6 (19.35%) JUnit
5 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
6 5 (16.13%) Subversion
6 5 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
7 3 (9.68%) Selenium
8 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
8 2 (6.45%) JMeter
8 2 (6.45%) Hudson
8 2 (6.45%) AccuRev
9 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (12.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Java Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) Web Services
2 17 (54.84%) SOAP
3 15 (48.39%) Spring
3 15 (48.39%) HTML
4 14 (45.16%) XML
5 12 (38.71%) REST
6 10 (32.26%) CSS
7 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
8 7 (22.58%) Struts
8 7 (22.58%) RESTful
9 5 (16.13%) Spring MVC
9 5 (16.13%) HTML5
9 5 (16.13%) Java SE
9 5 (16.13%) Java EE
9 5 (16.13%) J2EE
10 4 (12.90%) .NET
10 4 (12.90%) XHTML
10 4 (12.90%) JSR 170
10 4 (12.90%) Ajax
10 4 (12.90%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) UNIX
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Scrum
3 15 (48.39%) TDD
4 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (38.71%) MVC
5 10 (32.26%) BDD
6 6 (19.35%) Open Source
6 6 (19.35%) User Stories
6 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) B2C
8 4 (12.90%) OO
8 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (9.68%) Loose Coupling
9 3 (9.68%) SOA
9 3 (9.68%) Information Management
9 3 (9.68%) Kanban
9 3 (9.68%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Groovy
4 4 (12.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.45%) Coverity
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe
3 2 (6.45%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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