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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 37 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Maven 20 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.85% 0.34% 4.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.35% 4.35% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 13
Average daily rate
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£478 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +22.90%
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
109 23 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.96% 7.88% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 9 34
Average daily rate £450 £300 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £439 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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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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
Gloucester - - - -
Maven
South West

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (83.33%) Java
2 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 28 (77.78%) DV Cleared
3 28 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 27 (75.00%) OO
5 26 (72.22%) Python
6 23 (63.89%) Ant
6 23 (63.89%) Apache Ivy
7 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (61.11%) Release Management
8 20 (55.56%) Perl
8 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 18 (50.00%) ClearCase
9 18 (50.00%) Subversion
10 16 (44.44%) Linux
11 15 (41.67%) UNIX
11 15 (41.67%) PHP
11 15 (41.67%) Lua
12 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
13 12 (33.33%) Spring
14 11 (30.56%) J2EE
14 11 (30.56%) Sun
14 11 (30.56%) Sun Certification
15 10 (27.78%) jQuery
16 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
17 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
17 8 (22.22%) Ruby
17 8 (22.22%) Scrum
18 7 (19.44%) Hibernate

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (11.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
1 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (63.89%) Ant
1 23 (63.89%) Apache Ivy
2 18 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 18 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 18 (50.00%) Subversion
3 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
5 4 (11.11%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.78%) TestNG
6 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 3 (8.33%) Electronics
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 29 (80.56%) Java Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) GUI Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Spring
2 11 (30.56%) J2EE
3 10 (27.78%) jQuery
4 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (16.67%) Web Services
5 6 (16.67%) Spring MVC
6 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (13.89%) JPA
6 5 (13.89%) Apache Camel
7 4 (11.11%) EJB
7 4 (11.11%) JMS
7 4 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (11.11%) HornetQ
8 3 (8.33%) RESTful
9 2 (5.56%) GWT
10 1 (2.78%) REST
10 1 (2.78%) CSS3
10 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Clustering
1 4 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) CentOS
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) OO
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) Release Management
3 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) MVC
6 6 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.89%) OOD
8 4 (11.11%) UML
9 3 (8.33%) User Stories
9 3 (8.33%) Change Control
9 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
9 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Java
2 29 (80.56%) JavaScript
3 26 (72.22%) Python
4 20 (55.56%) Perl
5 15 (41.67%) PHP
5 15 (41.67%) Lua
6 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
7 8 (22.22%) Ruby
8 7 (19.44%) C++
9 5 (13.89%) SQL
10 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) DV Cleared
1 28 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) Sun Certification
3 5 (13.89%) OCPJP
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Sun
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) SAP