The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 49 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.05% 1.55% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 15.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
Maven
East of 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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 44 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.53% 9.73% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 18
Average daily rate £238 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £289 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £515 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 13
Average hourly rate £41.00 £26.75 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.27% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.29 £23.66 £27.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £34.50 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Chelmsford - 2 £225 -
Colchester - 1 £350 -
Halstead - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Maven
East of England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) JPA
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) DOM
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) XHTML
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) JSF

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) Hamcrest
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) JPA
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) DOM
3 2 (40.00%) XSL
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) JSF
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test-First Development
3 1 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) FatWire