The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 51 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing Maven 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.42% 0.28% 1.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 2.67% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
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£315 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £405 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £445 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 -
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -
Maven
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 75 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.76% 10.67% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 56
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £299 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Watford - 2 £400 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - - 1
Maven
East of England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (76.92%) Web Services
3 19 (73.08%) Spring
3 19 (73.08%) Subversion
4 18 (69.23%) UNIX
4 18 (69.23%) SQL
5 16 (61.54%) XML
6 15 (57.69%) SOAP
6 15 (57.69%) Oracle
6 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (57.69%) REST
7 14 (53.85%) Ant
7 14 (53.85%) Linux
8 12 (46.15%) Scrum
8 12 (46.15%) Eclipse
8 12 (46.15%) MySQL
9 11 (42.31%) Finance
9 11 (42.31%) JUnit
9 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
9 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
10 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
10 10 (38.46%) HTML
10 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
11 9 (34.62%) Apache
11 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
12 8 (30.77%) Mockito
12 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
12 8 (30.77%) Ajax
12 8 (30.77%) TDD
12 8 (30.77%) J2EE

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (34.62%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 4 (15.38%) CMS
4 3 (11.54%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Liferay
5 1 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
2 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
3 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
5 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.85%) JasperReports
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Subversion
2 14 (53.85%) Ant
3 12 (46.15%) Eclipse
4 11 (42.31%) JUnit
5 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 8 (30.77%) Mockito
6 8 (30.77%) IntelliJ
7 5 (19.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
8 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 4 (15.38%) JIRA
8 4 (15.38%) Selenium
9 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
10 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
10 2 (7.69%) JMeter
11 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
11 1 (3.85%) InstallShield
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
1 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Java Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.69%) SCM Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Release Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) Web Services
2 19 (73.08%) Spring
3 16 (61.54%) XML
4 15 (57.69%) SOAP
4 15 (57.69%) REST
5 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) J2EE
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 8 (30.77%) JDBC
7 8 (30.77%) JSP
7 8 (30.77%) Ajax
8 7 (26.92%) Java EE
8 7 (26.92%) JSON
9 4 (15.38%) Struts2
9 4 (15.38%) Struts
10 3 (11.54%) JMS
10 3 (11.54%) RESTful
11 2 (7.69%) JSF
11 2 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) UNIX
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Scrum
3 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
4 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 7 (26.92%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) User Stories
6 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Load Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 3 (11.54%) UML
7 3 (11.54%) Loose Coupling
7 3 (11.54%) OWASP
8 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) XPath
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.69%) Progress
4 1 (3.85%) BEA
4 1 (3.85%) Macrovision
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago