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 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 50 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Maven 16 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.12% 0.35% 2.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.58% 3.23% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 7
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£405 £481 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.84% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £476 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £486 £485
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
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
91 62 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.04% 10.92% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 61
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 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
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - - 2
Maven
East of England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) Ant
2 23 (85.19%) Web Services
3 22 (81.48%) Subversion
4 21 (77.78%) XML
4 21 (77.78%) UNIX
4 21 (77.78%) Linux
5 20 (74.07%) SOAP
5 20 (74.07%) SQL
5 20 (74.07%) Spring
5 20 (74.07%) REST
6 19 (70.37%) MySQL
6 19 (70.37%) Eclipse
7 17 (62.96%) JUnit
7 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
7 17 (62.96%) HTML
8 16 (59.26%) Ajax
9 15 (55.56%) CSS
10 14 (51.85%) Finance
10 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
10 14 (51.85%) Relational Database
11 13 (48.15%) Apache
11 13 (48.15%) MVC
11 13 (48.15%) JSON
11 13 (48.15%) Scrum
11 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
11 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
12 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (44.44%) RDBMS
12 12 (44.44%) Oracle

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
2 13 (48.15%) Apache
3 7 (25.93%) CMS
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (11.11%) MQSeries
4 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.41%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Liferay
6 1 (3.70%) JBoss
6 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) MySQL
2 14 (51.85%) Relational Database
3 12 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.41%) JasperReports
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (85.19%) Ant
2 22 (81.48%) Subversion
3 19 (70.37%) Eclipse
4 17 (62.96%) JUnit
5 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
6 11 (40.74%) Mockito
6 11 (40.74%) IntelliJ
7 7 (25.93%) Selenium
8 5 (18.52%) WebDriver
8 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
9 3 (11.11%) JMeter
9 3 (11.11%) Log4j
10 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
10 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (3.70%) JIRA
11 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) SCM Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) Web Services
2 21 (77.78%) XML
3 20 (74.07%) SOAP
3 20 (74.07%) Spring
3 20 (74.07%) REST
4 17 (62.96%) HTML
5 16 (59.26%) Ajax
6 15 (55.56%) CSS
7 13 (48.15%) JSON
8 12 (44.44%) JSP
9 11 (40.74%) JDBC
10 9 (33.33%) J2EE
10 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
11 6 (22.22%) XSLT
12 5 (18.52%) Struts
13 3 (11.11%) Servlets
13 3 (11.11%) XSD
13 3 (11.11%) JMS
13 3 (11.11%) jQuery
13 3 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Web 2.0
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 2 (7.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) UNIX
1 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) HPUX
3 3 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
1 13 (48.15%) Scrum
1 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
4 10 (37.04%) BDD
5 7 (25.93%) Performance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Load Testing
6 5 (18.52%) UML
6 5 (18.52%) User Stories
6 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.81%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Workflow
8 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.11%) Content Management
8 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
9 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) XPath
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Sun Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Sun
2 3 (11.11%) Interwoven
3 2 (7.41%) Progress