The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hampshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 75 84 95
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs citing Maven 39 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.91% 1.21% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.57% 7.81% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +116.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £273 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
337 269 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.48% 15.45% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 153 124
Average daily rate £355 £355 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £37.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
Maven
South East

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
Southampton - 15 £400 - 3
Basingstoke +9 2 £500 +29.03%
Aldershot -4 2 £431 -
Andover - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Maven
South East

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (71.83%) Java
2 49 (69.01%) Jenkins
3 38 (53.52%) Spring
4 29 (40.85%) Hibernate
4 29 (40.85%) MVC
5 27 (38.03%) Web Services
6 25 (35.21%) Mockito
7 22 (30.99%) Puppet
7 22 (30.99%) Scrum
8 21 (29.58%) Groovy
8 21 (29.58%) Apache Camel
9 20 (28.17%) TestNG
9 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (28.17%) Ant
10 19 (26.76%) J2EE
10 19 (26.76%) GWT
10 19 (26.76%) DbUnit
11 18 (25.35%) Apache ServiceMix
11 18 (25.35%) Apache
12 17 (23.94%) Atomikos
12 17 (23.94%) Cucumber
12 17 (23.94%) Guice
12 17 (23.94%) RESTful
13 15 (21.13%) Linux
14 14 (19.72%) Internet
14 14 (19.72%) TDD
14 14 (19.72%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (18.31%) JIRA
15 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
15 13 (18.31%) JavaScript

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (25.35%) Apache ServiceMix
1 18 (25.35%) Apache
2 10 (14.08%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.86%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.04%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.04%) Confluence
5 4 (5.63%) Node.js
6 1 (1.41%) JCAPS
6 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.27%) SaaS
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.82%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.41%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 49 (69.01%) Jenkins
2 25 (35.21%) Mockito
3 20 (28.17%) TestNG
3 20 (28.17%) Ant
4 19 (26.76%) DbUnit
5 17 (23.94%) Cucumber
6 13 (18.31%) JIRA
6 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
7 12 (16.90%) Selenium
8 10 (14.08%) JUnit
8 10 (14.08%) FitNesse
9 8 (11.27%) Subversion
9 8 (11.27%) RSpec
10 7 (9.86%) Toad
11 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
11 4 (5.63%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (4.23%) Behat
12 3 (4.23%) QUnit
12 3 (4.23%) Grunt
General
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Developer
2 32 (45.07%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Build Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Integration Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (53.52%) Spring
2 29 (40.85%) Hibernate
3 27 (38.03%) Web Services
4 21 (29.58%) Apache Camel
5 19 (26.76%) J2EE
5 19 (26.76%) GWT
6 17 (23.94%) Guice
6 17 (23.94%) RESTful
7 12 (16.90%) PostGIS
7 12 (16.90%) JPA
7 12 (16.90%) CSS
8 11 (15.49%) JSON
8 11 (15.49%) XML
9 10 (14.08%) HTML
10 9 (12.68%) Spring MVC
11 8 (11.27%) SOAP
11 8 (11.27%) Java EE
12 7 (9.86%) Ajax
12 7 (9.86%) JDBC
13 6 (8.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Open Source
2 3 (4.23%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) MVC
2 22 (30.99%) Scrum
3 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.72%) TDD
5 12 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (14.08%) SOA
7 8 (11.27%) UML
8 7 (9.86%) Use Case
8 7 (9.86%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (9.86%) OOD
9 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.04%) BDD
10 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.63%) Web Development
11 4 (5.63%) DevOps
11 4 (5.63%) Test Strategy
11 4 (5.63%) Kanban
12 3 (4.23%) User Stories
12 3 (4.23%) Migration
13 2 (2.82%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 51 (71.83%) Java
2 21 (29.58%) Groovy
3 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.68%) SQL
5 8 (11.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.23%) PHP
7 2 (2.82%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.41%) Scala
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) Python
8 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VirtualBox
1 5 (7.04%) vCloud
1 5 (7.04%) Docker
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) Puppet
2 10 (14.08%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Atomikos
2 12 (16.90%) Oracle
3 11 (15.49%) Google
4 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.45%) VMware
6 5 (7.04%) EMC
7 4 (5.63%) Talend
8 3 (4.23%) JBoss
8 3 (4.23%) Sun
9 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.82%) HP
9 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.82%) Tripwire
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 280-320
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago