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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 108 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Maven 16 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.13% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.49% 1.01% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 9
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£388 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £413 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.78 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-22.11% +24.24%
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
356 296 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.87% 12.97% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 164 151
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 32
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.75 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £13.20 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Hertfordshire - 8 £315 - 7
Suffolk - 5 £388 - 1
Cambridgeshire -15 2 - - 10
Norfolk - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (60.42%) SQL
2 29 (60.42%) Ant
2 29 (60.42%) Eclipse
3 28 (58.33%) Web Services
3 28 (58.33%) Spring
4 27 (56.25%) Subversion
5 25 (52.08%) XML
5 25 (52.08%) JUnit
5 25 (52.08%) REST
6 24 (50.00%) SOAP
7 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (45.83%) Linux
9 21 (43.75%) JDBC
10 20 (41.67%) UNIX
11 19 (39.58%) Oracle
11 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
11 19 (39.58%) IntelliJ
12 17 (35.42%) HTML
12 17 (35.42%) MySQL
13 16 (33.33%) CSS
13 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
14 15 (31.25%) Finance
14 15 (31.25%) Hibernate
14 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
15 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
15 14 (29.17%) Scrum
15 14 (29.17%) TDD
15 14 (29.17%) J2EE
16 13 (27.08%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 12 (25.00%) Apache
3 6 (12.50%) JBoss
3 6 (12.50%) CMS
4 2 (4.17%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.08%) WildFly
5 1 (2.08%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Mule
5 1 (2.08%) Liferay
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) MySQL
2 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
3 11 (22.92%) RDBMS
4 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.08%) JasperReports
7 1 (2.08%) SimpleDB
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (60.42%) Ant
1 29 (60.42%) Eclipse
2 27 (56.25%) Subversion
3 25 (52.08%) JUnit
4 19 (39.58%) IntelliJ
5 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
7 12 (25.00%) Mockito
8 8 (16.67%) Selenium
9 7 (14.58%) JIRA
9 7 (14.58%) JBehave
9 7 (14.58%) WebDriver
10 5 (10.42%) SoapUI
11 4 (8.33%) JMeter
12 2 (4.17%) Log4j
12 2 (4.17%) Hamcrest
12 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (2.08%) Hudson
13 1 (2.08%) CruiseControl
13 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Developer
2 33 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Tester
3 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 2 (4.17%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.17%) SCM Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Junior
7 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) Web Services
1 28 (58.33%) Spring
2 25 (52.08%) REST
2 25 (52.08%) XML
3 24 (50.00%) SOAP
4 21 (43.75%) JDBC
5 17 (35.42%) HTML
6 16 (33.33%) CSS
7 15 (31.25%) Hibernate
8 14 (29.17%) J2EE
9 12 (25.00%) Ajax
10 11 (22.92%) JSON
10 11 (22.92%) JSP
11 7 (14.58%) Java EE
12 6 (12.50%) jQuery
12 6 (12.50%) XSLT
13 4 (8.33%) JMS
13 4 (8.33%) EJB
13 4 (8.33%) JSF
13 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Open Source
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Web 2.0
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) Biology
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Linux
2 20 (41.67%) UNIX
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) HPUX
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) TDD
2 14 (29.17%) Scrum
3 12 (25.00%) MVC
3 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 9 (18.75%) BDD
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.58%) OO
7 6 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Load Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.42%) UML
8 5 (10.42%) User Stories
9 4 (8.33%) SOA
10 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (6.25%) Workflow
10 3 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (60.42%) SQL
3 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) XPath
5 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) C
6 2 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Sun Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) Progress
2 2 (4.17%) IBM
2 2 (4.17%) Sun
2 2 (4.17%) Interwoven
3 1 (2.08%) BEA
3 1 (2.08%) Macrovision
3 1 (2.08%) HP