The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank - 38 30
Contract jobs citing Maven 0 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 2.56% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category - 15.07% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Average daily rate - £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.25%
Maven
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 73 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.90% 16.98% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 13
Average daily rate £308 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) CAML
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) FQL
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) GitHub
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CAML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) FQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) logstash
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet