The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 79 99 78
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Contract jobs citing Maven 41 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.88% 0.12% 1.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.70% 0.79% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 13
Average daily rate
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£463 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £425 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -16.12%
Maven
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
383 253 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.55% 15.73% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 136 153
Average daily rate £335 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 - 25 £450 - 4
Aldershot -6 2 £500 +17.64% 1
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 3
Farnborough - - - -
Maven
South East

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 74 (83.15%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (66.29%) Jenkins
3 50 (56.18%) Web Services
4 46 (51.69%) Java
5 44 (49.44%) Cucumber
6 43 (48.31%) Puppet
7 42 (47.19%) Eclipse
8 40 (44.94%) RESTful
9 38 (42.70%) J2EE
10 37 (41.57%) Apache
10 37 (41.57%) Open Source
11 36 (40.45%) Amazon AWS
12 35 (39.33%) Internet
13 33 (37.08%) Spring
14 31 (34.83%) JIRA
14 31 (34.83%) Linux
15 30 (33.71%) PostgreSQL
15 30 (33.71%) PostGIS
16 29 (32.58%) Selenium
17 28 (31.46%) JUnit
18 27 (30.34%) Scrum
18 27 (30.34%) Vagrant
19 26 (29.21%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (28.09%) FitNesse
20 25 (28.09%) TDD
21 24 (26.97%) SOA
22 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
22 23 (25.84%) MVC
22 23 (25.84%) Hibernate
22 23 (25.84%) JSON

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 37 (41.57%) Apache
2 14 (15.73%) Tomcat
2 14 (15.73%) Apache Solr
3 7 (7.87%) Confluence
4 5 (5.62%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (4.49%) JBoss
5 4 (4.49%) Node.js
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (40.45%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (20.22%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (16.85%) SaaS
4 14 (15.73%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 35 (39.33%) Internet
2 4 (4.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.71%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (12.36%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.37%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 59 (66.29%) Jenkins
2 44 (49.44%) Cucumber
3 42 (47.19%) Eclipse
4 31 (34.83%) JIRA
5 29 (32.58%) Selenium
6 28 (31.46%) JUnit
7 25 (28.09%) FitNesse
8 22 (24.72%) Mockito
9 16 (17.98%) RSpec
10 10 (11.24%) Ant
11 7 (7.87%) JMeter
12 6 (6.74%) Subversion
13 5 (5.62%) SoapUI
13 5 (5.62%) Zephyr
13 5 (5.62%) Checkstyle
13 5 (5.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (5.62%) QuickTest Pro
14 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
14 4 (4.49%) TestNG
14 4 (4.49%) QUnit
General
1 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 35 (39.33%) Architect
2 31 (34.83%) Solutions Architect
3 30 (33.71%) Developer
4 25 (28.09%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.62%) J2EE Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.62%) J2EE Team Leader
5 5 (5.62%) Web Team Leader
5 5 (5.62%) Team Leader
5 5 (5.62%) J2EE Architect
6 4 (4.49%) Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Integration Architect
7 3 (3.37%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (56.18%) Web Services
2 40 (44.94%) RESTful
3 38 (42.70%) J2EE
4 33 (37.08%) Spring
5 30 (33.71%) PostGIS
6 23 (25.84%) Hibernate
6 23 (25.84%) JSON
7 19 (21.35%) Spring MVC
8 17 (19.10%) SOAP
8 17 (19.10%) JPA
9 16 (17.98%) Ajax
10 14 (15.73%) CSS
11 12 (13.48%) XML
12 8 (8.99%) Apache Camel
13 6 (6.74%) JTS
13 6 (6.74%) HTML
13 6 (6.74%) REST
14 5 (5.62%) LAMP
14 5 (5.62%) JMS
15 4 (4.49%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (41.57%) Open Source
2 3 (3.37%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Linux
2 8 (8.99%) CentOS
3 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (83.15%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.34%) Scrum
3 26 (29.21%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (28.09%) TDD
5 24 (26.97%) SOA
6 23 (25.84%) MVC
7 12 (13.48%) BDD
7 12 (13.48%) Test Automation
8 10 (11.24%) Kanban
8 10 (11.24%) Content Management
9 8 (8.99%) Web Development
10 5 (5.62%) Test Strategy
10 5 (5.62%) DevOps
11 3 (3.37%) ITSM
11 3 (3.37%) ITIL
12 2 (2.25%) Load Testing
12 2 (2.25%) Load Balancing
13 1 (1.12%) Waterfall
13 1 (1.12%) Automation Testing
13 1 (1.12%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.69%) Java
2 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.22%) PHP
4 8 (8.99%) Groovy
5 3 (3.37%) Python
6 2 (2.25%) Ruby
6 2 (2.25%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.12%) Scala
7 1 (1.12%) C#
7 1 (1.12%) Perl
7 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) PMP
3 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) VirtualBox
2 11 (12.36%) Docker
3 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.87%) vCloud
5 2 (2.25%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.25%) LXC
5 2 (2.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (48.31%) Puppet
2 27 (30.34%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) VMware
2 6 (6.74%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) HP
3 5 (5.62%) EMC
4 4 (4.49%) Tripwire
4 4 (4.49%) Atomikos
5 3 (3.37%) Google
6 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.25%) Sun
6 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
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