The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 136 165 213
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +48
Contract jobs citing Maven 809 667 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.71% 1.42% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.52% 10.45% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 447 310
Average daily rate £465 £438 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £57.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.25%
Maven
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7025 6383 5445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.89% 13.56% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4728 4345 3525
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 114 121
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.69 £47.50 £47.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in England

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the England region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in England

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in England

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the England region.

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in England

Maven
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +14 469 £500 +10.98% 109
Yorkshire +63 116 £450 +38.46% 10
South East +27 104 £425 +8.62% 18
South West +4 46 £440 +6.66% 21
North West -30 33 £351 -6.33% 7
East of England +19 32 £450 +19.84% 4
West Midlands -22 6 £300 -29.41% 15
East Midlands -25 6 £313 -8.08% 3
North East -15 4 £406 +25.00%
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1254 (81.91%) Java
2 1075 (70.22%) Agile Software Development
3 921 (60.16%) Jenkins
4 830 (54.21%) Git (software)
5 602 (39.32%) Linux
6 584 (38.15%) Continuous Integration
7 576 (37.62%) Spring
8 490 (32.01%) Scrum
9 458 (29.92%) Web Services
10 457 (29.85%) TDD
11 451 (29.46%) JavaScript
12 409 (26.71%) DevOps
13 389 (25.41%) SQL
14 365 (23.84%) Subversion
15 363 (23.71%) Puppet
16 357 (23.32%) JUnit
17 356 (23.25%) Oracle
18 335 (21.88%) Unix
18 335 (21.88%) JIRA
19 332 (21.69%) HTML
20 322 (21.03%) Tomcat
21 307 (20.05%) Hibernate
22 296 (19.33%) Ant
23 282 (18.42%) REST
24 276 (18.03%) Ruby
25 272 (17.77%) BDD
26 252 (16.46%) Security Cleared
27 251 (16.39%) Configuration Management
28 250 (16.33%) Bash Shell
29 247 (16.13%) XML

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 322 (21.03%) Tomcat
2 226 (14.76%) Apache
3 201 (13.13%) JBoss
4 123 (8.03%) WebLogic
5 100 (6.53%) Node.js
6 93 (6.07%) Confluence
7 89 (5.81%) Jetty
8 51 (3.33%) OpenStack
8 51 (3.33%) WebSphere
9 43 (2.81%) nginx
10 33 (2.16%) CMS
11 26 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
12 21 (1.37%) Alfresco
12 21 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
13 20 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 20 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
14 19 (1.24%) Apache Solr
15 17 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
16 16 (1.05%) GlassFish
17 15 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.52%) HipChat
4 5 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.20%) MS Office
6 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 23 (1.50%) OpenText Process Suite
1 23 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.26%) Magento
5 3 (0.20%) BigMachines
5 3 (0.20%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.13%) RMDS
7 1 (0.065%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 156 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (3.14%) GitHub
3 29 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (0.98%) Amazon S3
7 13 (0.85%) PaaS
8 9 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.52%) IaaS
9 8 (0.52%) SaaS
10 6 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.20%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.065%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.065%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.065%) Heroku
12 1 (0.065%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 129 (8.43%) HTTP
2 65 (4.25%) TCP/IP
3 43 (2.81%) Internet
4 21 (1.37%) Firewall
5 17 (1.11%) SSL
6 16 (1.05%) SSH
6 16 (1.05%) VPN
7 12 (0.78%) LDAP
8 6 (0.39%) DVB
8 6 (0.39%) LAN
8 6 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.33%) DNS
9 5 (0.33%) SAN
10 4 (0.26%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.26%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.26%) NAS
10 4 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.20%) DMZ
11 3 (0.20%) Multicast
11 3 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (11.56%) NoSQL
2 152 (9.93%) Relational Database
3 148 (9.67%) MySQL
4 142 (9.27%) PostgreSQL
5 141 (9.21%) MongoDB
6 98 (6.40%) Oracle Database
7 76 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 68 (4.44%) SQL Server
9 52 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 50 (3.27%) Big Data
11 42 (2.74%) RDBMS
12 36 (2.35%) Hadoop
13 35 (2.29%) Neo4j
14 25 (1.63%) Apache Hive
15 22 (1.44%) HBase
16 18 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
17 16 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (1.05%) Jackrabbit
17 16 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
18 14 (0.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 921 (60.16%) Jenkins
2 830 (54.21%) Git (software)
3 365 (23.84%) Subversion
4 357 (23.32%) JUnit
5 335 (21.88%) JIRA
6 296 (19.33%) Ant
7 239 (15.61%) Mockito
8 216 (14.11%) Cucumber
9 207 (13.52%) Gradle
10 174 (11.37%) Eclipse
11 161 (10.52%) Selenium
12 108 (7.05%) Sonatype Nexus
13 106 (6.92%) Hudson
14 88 (5.75%) TeamCity
15 83 (5.42%) JMeter
16 72 (4.70%) SonarQube
17 68 (4.44%) IntelliJ
18 66 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 61 (3.98%) Artifactory
20 59 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 212 (13.85%) Finance
2 143 (9.34%) Banking
3 59 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 50 (3.27%) Retail
5 44 (2.87%) Front Office
6 29 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.11%) Legal
8 16 (1.05%) Games
9 13 (0.85%) Marketing
9 13 (0.85%) Publishing
10 9 (0.59%) Electronics
11 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.26%) Local Government
13 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.20%) Back Office
13 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.13%) French Language
14 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 947 (61.85%) Developer
2 704 (45.98%) Java Developer
3 225 (14.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 200 (13.06%) Senior Developer
5 151 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 119 (7.77%) Agile Developer
7 101 (6.60%) Architect
8 99 (6.47%) Agile Java Developer
9 56 (3.66%) Operations Engineer
10 48 (3.14%) DevOps Architect
11 43 (2.81%) Automation Engineer
12 40 (2.61%) JavaScript Developer
13 39 (2.55%) Analyst
13 39 (2.55%) HTML Developer
14 36 (2.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 34 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
16 32 (2.09%) Scala Developer
16 32 (2.09%) Software Engineer
17 31 (2.02%) Java Engineer
18 30 (1.96%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 576 (37.62%) Spring
2 458 (29.92%) Web Services
3 332 (21.69%) HTML
4 307 (20.05%) Hibernate
5 282 (18.42%) REST
6 247 (16.13%) XML
7 245 (16.00%) J2EE
8 214 (13.98%) SOAP
9 213 (13.91%) CSS
9 213 (13.91%) RESTful
10 163 (10.65%) AngularJS
11 158 (10.32%) JMS
12 150 (9.80%) HTML5
13 140 (9.14%) JSON
14 127 (8.30%) jQuery
15 120 (7.84%) Java EE
16 103 (6.73%) JPA
17 100 (6.53%) MCollective
18 74 (4.83%) ActiveMQ
18 74 (4.83%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (4.96%) Computer Science
2 59 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 46 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (2.09%) Mobile App
4 32 (2.09%) User Experience
5 29 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (1.63%) Equities
7 24 (1.57%) Public Cloud
8 22 (1.44%) Derivative
9 21 (1.37%) iPad
10 20 (1.31%) Algorithms
11 19 (1.24%) Market Risk
12 18 (1.18%) Social Media
13 16 (1.05%) Fixed Income
14 13 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
14 13 (0.85%) Management Information System
15 11 (0.72%) MPEG
15 11 (0.72%) PKI
15 11 (0.72%) Visualisation
16 10 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 602 (39.32%) Linux
2 335 (21.88%) Unix
3 162 (10.58%) CentOS
4 139 (9.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 111 (7.25%) Ubuntu
6 100 (6.53%) Windows
7 39 (2.55%) Mac OS X
8 27 (1.76%) Solaris
9 20 (1.31%) AIX
10 18 (1.18%) VMS
11 16 (1.05%) Android
12 12 (0.78%) Windows Server
13 7 (0.46%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.39%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.065%) Amazon Linux
17 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2008
17 1 (0.065%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1075 (70.22%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (38.15%) Continuous Integration
3 490 (32.01%) Scrum
4 457 (29.85%) TDD
5 409 (26.71%) DevOps
6 272 (17.77%) BDD
7 251 (16.39%) Configuration Management
8 191 (12.48%) Build Automation
9 187 (12.21%) OO
10 172 (11.23%) Unit Testing
11 150 (9.80%) Multithreading
12 147 (9.60%) MVC
13 137 (8.95%) SDLC
14 134 (8.75%) Software Engineering
15 126 (8.23%) Open Source
16 114 (7.45%) Pair Programming
17 98 (6.40%) UML
18 95 (6.21%) Continuous Delivery
18 95 (6.21%) E-Commerce
18 95 (6.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1254 (81.91%) Java
2 451 (29.46%) JavaScript
3 389 (25.41%) SQL
4 276 (18.03%) Ruby
5 250 (16.33%) Bash Shell
6 218 (14.24%) Python
7 134 (8.75%) Groovy
8 128 (8.36%) PL/SQL
9 114 (7.45%) Perl
10 81 (5.29%) Scala
11 72 (4.70%) Shell Script
12 70 (4.57%) PHP
13 56 (3.66%) PowerShell
14 46 (3.00%) C#
15 34 (2.22%) C++
16 25 (1.63%) Jython
16 25 (1.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 22 (1.44%) C
18 17 (1.11%) XPath
19 15 (0.98%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 252 (16.46%) Security Cleared
2 181 (11.82%) SC Cleared
3 104 (6.79%) Degree
4 29 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 27 (1.76%) Sun Certification
6 19 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
7 18 (1.18%) ISEB
8 11 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
8 11 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 9 (0.59%) MCSE
9 9 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.46%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.39%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.13%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.065%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.05%) QA
2 19 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (0.91%) SLA
4 10 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.46%) ISO 14001
5 7 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.13%) WAI
6 2 (0.13%) WCAG
7 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
System Software
1 189 (12.34%) Docker
2 152 (9.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.02%) vSphere
4 23 (1.50%) Active Directory
5 16 (1.05%) vCloud
6 7 (0.46%) HDFS
6 7 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.39%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.33%) oVirt
8 5 (0.33%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.13%) Cygwin
9 2 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 363 (23.71%) Puppet
2 155 (10.12%) Ansible
3 117 (7.64%) Opscode Chef
4 101 (6.60%) ZABBIX
5 33 (2.16%) Graphite
5 33 (2.16%) yum
6 25 (1.63%) Nagios
7 22 (1.44%) Bareos
8 19 (1.24%) Opsview
9 18 (1.18%) SCCM
9 18 (1.18%) SCOM
10 17 (1.11%) logstash
10 17 (1.11%) Salt
11 14 (0.91%) Oozie
12 13 (0.85%) Kubernetes
13 10 (0.65%) Kibana
13 10 (0.65%) Rundeck
14 8 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
15 3 (0.20%) CFEngine
15 3 (0.20%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 356 (23.25%) Oracle
2 174 (11.37%) VMware
3 81 (5.29%) Red Hat
4 69 (4.51%) Atlassian
5 68 (4.44%) IBM
6 61 (3.98%) Microsoft
7 42 (2.74%) Adobe
8 40 (2.61%) ATG
9 39 (2.55%) SOASTA, Inc
10 33 (2.16%) Splunk
11 30 (1.96%) Perforce
12 24 (1.57%) HP
13 22 (1.44%) Endeca
14 21 (1.37%) Dell
15 20 (1.31%) Sybase
16 16 (1.05%) Sun
17 15 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
18 12 (0.78%) Google
19 11 (0.72%) hybris
19 11 (0.72%) Sonatype
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Posted: Yesterday
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