The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 35 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 21 0 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.37% - 6.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.10% - 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 24
Average daily rate
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£413 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Maven
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
116 26 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.12% 7.90% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 17 72
Average daily rate £450 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Average hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +6.47%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Cheltenham - 10 £478 - 1
Gloucester - 5 £400 -
Maven
South West

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 39 (90.70%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (60.47%) Python
4 25 (58.14%) DV Cleared
4 25 (58.14%) Security Cleared
5 23 (53.49%) Apache Ivy
5 23 (53.49%) OO
5 23 (53.49%) Ant
5 23 (53.49%) Release Management
6 22 (51.16%) Perl
6 22 (51.16%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (48.84%) Spring
8 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (41.86%) Subversion
8 18 (41.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 18 (41.86%) ClearCase
8 18 (41.86%) Bash Shell
9 17 (39.53%) UNIX
9 17 (39.53%) Web Services
9 17 (39.53%) PHP
9 17 (39.53%) Lua
10 16 (37.21%) MVC
10 16 (37.21%) Hibernate
10 16 (37.21%) TDD
10 16 (37.21%) Spring MVC
10 16 (37.21%) Linux
10 16 (37.21%) BDD
11 15 (34.88%) HTML
11 15 (34.88%) J2EE
11 15 (34.88%) CSS

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (18.60%) Mule
2 3 (6.98%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (53.49%) Apache Ivy
1 23 (53.49%) Ant
2 18 (41.86%) Subversion
2 18 (41.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 18 (41.86%) ClearCase
3 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
4 6 (13.95%) JUnit
4 6 (13.95%) TestNG
4 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (20.93%) Marketing
1 9 (20.93%) Electronics
1 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
1 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 33 (76.74%) Java Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Senior Java Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Java Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) Spring
2 17 (39.53%) Web Services
3 16 (37.21%) Hibernate
3 16 (37.21%) Spring MVC
4 15 (34.88%) HTML
4 15 (34.88%) J2EE
4 15 (34.88%) CSS
5 10 (23.26%) jQuery
5 10 (23.26%) JPA
5 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (20.93%) Apache Camel
7 6 (13.95%) SOAP
7 6 (13.95%) REST
7 6 (13.95%) CSS3
8 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (6.98%) RESTful
10 2 (4.65%) XML
10 2 (4.65%) JSON
11 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) UNIX
2 16 (37.21%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) CentOS
4 3 (6.98%) Windows
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) OO
1 23 (53.49%) Release Management
2 22 (51.16%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (37.21%) MVC
4 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
5 13 (30.23%) Scrum
6 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (20.93%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (20.93%) Programme Management
7 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
7 7 (16.28%) User Stories
7 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
8 6 (13.95%) OOD
8 6 (13.95%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.98%) Change Control
9 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (60.47%) Python
4 22 (51.16%) Perl
5 18 (41.86%) Bash Shell
6 17 (39.53%) PHP
6 17 (39.53%) Lua
7 13 (30.23%) Ruby
8 10 (23.26%) SQL
9 5 (11.63%) C++
10 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) DV Cleared
1 25 (58.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.23%) Sun Certification
3 9 (20.93%) OCPJP
4 1 (2.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Sun
2 9 (20.93%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat