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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 104 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Contract jobs citing Maven 18 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.85% 1.86% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 11.48% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £343 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
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
324 331 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.23% 16.19% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 193 151
Average daily rate £365 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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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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
Winchester - 4 £450 -
Basingstoke -10 1 - -
Southampton -18 1 £325 -18.75% 1
Maven
South East

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 41 (93.18%) Java
2 33 (75.00%) JUnit
3 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (54.55%) Selenium
5 22 (50.00%) Oracle
6 18 (40.91%) Web Services
7 17 (38.64%) JBoss
8 16 (36.36%) XML
8 16 (36.36%) SOAP
8 16 (36.36%) Jenkins
9 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
10 14 (31.82%) SQL
10 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
10 14 (31.82%) Gradle
11 13 (29.55%) REST
11 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (29.55%) JMS
11 13 (29.55%) SOA
12 12 (27.27%) Ant
12 12 (27.27%) WebLogic
12 12 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (27.27%) TDD
12 12 (27.27%) Spring
12 12 (27.27%) JSON
13 11 (25.00%) Checkstyle
13 11 (25.00%) QA
13 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
13 11 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (25.00%) Ruby
13 11 (25.00%) BDD

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 17 (38.64%) JBoss
2 12 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 9 (20.45%) Confluence
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) LDAP
1 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
1 2 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) DB2
2 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 33 (75.00%) JUnit
2 24 (54.55%) Selenium
3 16 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 14 (31.82%) Gradle
4 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
5 12 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (27.27%) Ant
6 11 (25.00%) Checkstyle
6 11 (25.00%) FindBugs
7 10 (22.73%) JIRA
8 9 (20.45%) JMeter
8 9 (20.45%) Cucumber
8 9 (20.45%) Gerrit
8 9 (20.45%) SoapUI
9 7 (15.91%) HP UFT
9 7 (15.91%) RSpec
10 5 (11.36%) Subversion
11 2 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.82%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Test Leader
4 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Environment Manager
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Web Services
2 16 (36.36%) XML
2 16 (36.36%) SOAP
3 13 (29.55%) JMS
3 13 (29.55%) REST
4 12 (27.27%) Spring
4 12 (27.27%) JSON
5 11 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (25.00%) WSDL
5 11 (25.00%) XSD
6 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 10 (22.73%) Apache Camel
7 9 (20.45%) Gherkin
8 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
9 5 (11.36%) HTML
10 4 (9.09%) CSS
10 4 (9.09%) J2SE
10 4 (9.09%) JAXB
10 4 (9.09%) Ajax
11 3 (6.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) SecurID
1 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) SOA
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) TDD
4 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 11 (25.00%) BDD
5 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 10 (22.73%) ITSM
5 10 (22.73%) ITIL
5 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.45%) Scrum
7 8 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
13 2 (4.55%) MVC
13 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Puppet
2 7 (15.91%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.55%) OpenAM
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.27%) Informatica
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat