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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 114 114 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Maven 25 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 0.53% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.85% 4.11% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 8
Average daily rate
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£401 £413 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £319 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.73% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +22.90%
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
365 316 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.97% 12.98% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 166 170
Average daily rate £400 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 43
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.91 £27.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £41.85 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 December 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 December 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 +17 14 £358 -26.66% 1
Suffolk - 6 £400 -
Essex -2 2 £450 +9.09%
Cambridgeshire -20 2 - - 3
Norfolk - 1 £525 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 51 (96.23%) Java
2 31 (58.49%) SQL
2 31 (58.49%) Web Services
2 31 (58.49%) Eclipse
2 31 (58.49%) Spring
3 30 (56.60%) Ant
4 27 (50.94%) JUnit
4 27 (50.94%) XML
4 27 (50.94%) Subversion
5 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (49.06%) REST
6 25 (47.17%) SOAP
7 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
7 24 (45.28%) Linux
8 21 (39.62%) Oracle
8 21 (39.62%) JDBC
8 21 (39.62%) UNIX
9 20 (37.74%) HTML
9 20 (37.74%) MySQL
10 19 (35.85%) CSS
10 19 (35.85%) Tomcat
10 19 (35.85%) IntelliJ
10 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
11 17 (32.08%) Finance
11 17 (32.08%) Hibernate
11 17 (32.08%) Scrum
12 16 (30.19%) TDD
13 15 (28.30%) J2EE
13 15 (28.30%) Apache
13 15 (28.30%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 19 (35.85%) Tomcat
2 15 (28.30%) Apache
3 8 (15.09%) CMS
4 5 (9.43%) JBoss
5 3 (5.66%) MQSeries
5 3 (5.66%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (3.77%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (3.77%) Liferay
6 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.89%) Mule
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.89%) Confluence
7 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.89%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) MySQL
2 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
3 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
4 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.77%) JasperReports
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.77%) SSDT
9 1 (1.89%) Triplestore
9 1 (1.89%) Big Data
9 1 (1.89%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 31 (58.49%) Eclipse
2 30 (56.60%) Ant
3 27 (50.94%) JUnit
3 27 (50.94%) Subversion
4 19 (35.85%) IntelliJ
4 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
5 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
6 13 (24.53%) Mockito
7 11 (20.75%) Selenium
8 7 (13.21%) JIRA
8 7 (13.21%) WebDriver
9 6 (11.32%) JBehave
10 5 (9.43%) SoapUI
11 4 (7.55%) JMeter
12 3 (5.66%) Log4j
13 2 (3.77%) Hamcrest
13 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
13 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Games
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Developer
2 35 (66.04%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Tester
5 3 (5.66%) Automation Tester
6 2 (3.77%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Build and Release Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) SCM Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Java Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Release Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) Web Services
1 31 (58.49%) Spring
2 27 (50.94%) XML
3 26 (49.06%) REST
4 25 (47.17%) SOAP
5 21 (39.62%) JDBC
6 20 (37.74%) HTML
7 19 (35.85%) CSS
8 17 (32.08%) Hibernate
9 15 (28.30%) J2EE
10 14 (26.42%) JSP
10 14 (26.42%) Ajax
10 14 (26.42%) JSON
11 10 (18.87%) jQuery
12 7 (13.21%) Java EE
12 7 (13.21%) XSLT
13 6 (11.32%) Struts
14 5 (9.43%) JSF
14 5 (9.43%) JMS
14 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) User Experience
2 6 (11.32%) Open Source
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) GIS
4 3 (5.66%) Web 2.0
5 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.77%) Biology
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.89%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Linux
2 21 (39.62%) UNIX
3 6 (11.32%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) HPUX
4 3 (5.66%) Solaris
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Scrum
3 16 (30.19%) TDD
4 15 (28.30%) Unit Testing
5 13 (24.53%) MVC
6 11 (20.75%) BDD
6 11 (20.75%) Waterfall
7 9 (16.98%) OO
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (13.21%) Performance Testing
8 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
9 6 (11.32%) Load Testing
9 6 (11.32%) UML
10 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.43%) User Stories
11 4 (7.55%) Workflow
11 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
12 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.66%) SOA
12 3 (5.66%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) Java
2 31 (58.49%) SQL
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) XPath
5 3 (5.66%) C++
5 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.77%) C
6 2 (3.77%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.89%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Sun Certification
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Sun
3 3 (5.66%) Interwoven
3 3 (5.66%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Progress
4 2 (3.77%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) BEA
5 1 (1.89%) FatWire
5 1 (1.89%) HP
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