The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East of England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 117 113 125
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Maven 27 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.86% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.89% 2.20% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Average daily rate £413 £450 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £450 £477
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £450 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.43%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
392 227 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.43% 10.08% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 123 171
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 58
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.67 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.90% -7.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £16.15 £26.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £51.35 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Maven
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire 0 11 £400 - 2
Hertfordshire -5 7 £413 -8.33% 6
Suffolk - 5 £344 - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Essex - - - - 3
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (69.70%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Git (software)
3 18 (54.55%) SQL
4 17 (51.52%) Ant
5 13 (39.39%) Windows
6 12 (36.36%) Spring
7 10 (30.30%) Apache
7 10 (30.30%) JUnit
7 10 (30.30%) MySQL
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle
8 9 (27.27%) Linux
8 9 (27.27%) SOAP
8 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
8 9 (27.27%) Subversion
8 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
9 8 (24.24%) Gradle
9 8 (24.24%) Artifactory
9 8 (24.24%) NuGet
9 8 (24.24%) Automation Testing
9 8 (24.24%) Release Management
9 8 (24.24%) XML
9 8 (24.24%) .NET
9 8 (24.24%) CSS
10 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) Web Services
10 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (30.30%) Apache
2 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.09%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) Drupal
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (3.03%) Liferay
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) X.509
2 2 (6.06%) LDAP
2 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
2 2 (6.06%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) SSDT
3 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) DB2
5 1 (3.03%) JasperReports
5 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (51.52%) Ant
3 10 (30.30%) JUnit
4 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
4 9 (27.27%) Subversion
5 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
5 8 (24.24%) Gradle
5 8 (24.24%) Artifactory
5 8 (24.24%) NuGet
6 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
6 7 (21.21%) MSBuild
7 4 (12.12%) Selenium
7 4 (12.12%) IntelliJ
7 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
8 3 (9.09%) Mockito
9 2 (6.06%) Fiddler
10 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
10 1 (3.03%) Jtest
10 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Build Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Build and Release Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Release Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Android Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Portal Developer
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Spring
2 9 (27.27%) SOAP
3 8 (24.24%) XML
3 8 (24.24%) .NET
3 8 (24.24%) CSS
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 7 (21.21%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
4 7 (21.21%) REST
5 6 (18.18%) JDBC
6 5 (15.15%) JSON
7 4 (12.12%) Spring MVC
7 4 (12.12%) jQuery
7 4 (12.12%) Ajax
7 4 (12.12%) JSP
8 3 (9.09%) J2EE
8 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.06%) Struts
9 2 (6.06%) XSLT
9 2 (6.06%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) LIMS
2 3 (9.09%) Informatics
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) GIS
4 1 (3.03%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) HPUX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (24.24%) Automation Testing
2 8 (24.24%) Release Management
3 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
3 7 (21.21%) MVC
3 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
4 6 (18.18%) TDD
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.09%) Web Development
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) UML
8 2 (6.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Java
2 18 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) XPath
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SNOMED CT
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) OpenSSO
3 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Red Gate
3 4 (12.12%) hybris
4 3 (9.09%) F5
4 3 (9.09%) Sun
4 3 (9.09%) Endeca
5 2 (6.06%) JBoss
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) ForgeRock
6 1 (3.03%) Interwoven
6 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.03%) ATG
6 1 (3.03%) Google
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