The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 65 51 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Contract jobs citing Maven 8 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.78% 3.04% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.15% 15.47% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
Maven
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
130 181 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.67% 19.65% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 122 137
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £412 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 2
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +143.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 35 (70.00%) Java
2 25 (50.00%) Spring
3 24 (48.00%) Hibernate
4 23 (46.00%) SQL
4 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
5 21 (42.00%) Linux
6 20 (40.00%) Oracle
7 17 (34.00%) WebLogic
7 17 (34.00%) PL/SQL
8 15 (30.00%) REST
9 14 (28.00%) XML
10 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
10 12 (24.00%) JMS
10 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.00%) HTML
12 10 (20.00%) CSS
12 10 (20.00%) SOAP
12 10 (20.00%) Java EE
13 9 (18.00%) Apache Camel
13 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
13 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
14 8 (16.00%) IIS
14 8 (16.00%) J2EE
14 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
15 7 (14.00%) HTML5
15 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
15 7 (14.00%) jQuery
15 7 (14.00%) Windows
15 7 (14.00%) Apache

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (34.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.00%) IIS
4 7 (14.00%) Apache
5 6 (12.00%) Confluence
6 4 (8.00%) nginx
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.00%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (4.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (2.00%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.00%) SQLPlus
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.00%) Riak
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
4 4 (8.00%) NUnit
4 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.00%) Selenium
5 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Rational Rose
6 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.00%) FindBugs
6 1 (2.00%) dotCover
General
1 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 27 (54.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Release Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Configuration Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Automated Tester
5 4 (8.00%) Tester
6 3 (6.00%) Deployment Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) VB Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Release Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior VB Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior VB6 Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Application Development Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Configuration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) Spring
2 24 (48.00%) Hibernate
3 15 (30.00%) REST
4 14 (28.00%) XML
5 12 (24.00%) JMS
6 11 (22.00%) HTML
7 10 (20.00%) CSS
7 10 (20.00%) SOAP
7 10 (20.00%) Java EE
8 9 (18.00%) Apache Camel
9 8 (16.00%) J2EE
10 7 (14.00%) HTML5
10 7 (14.00%) jQuery
11 6 (12.00%) CSS3
12 5 (10.00%) JSON
13 4 (8.00%) JPA
14 3 (6.00%) ADO
14 3 (6.00%) .NET
14 3 (6.00%) Web Services
15 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Scrum
1 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (10.00%) BDD
4 4 (8.00%) Migration
4 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) OO
6 2 (4.00%) TDD
7 1 (2.00%) MVC
7 1 (2.00%) RUP
7 1 (2.00%) Code Coverage
7 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 23 (46.00%) SQL
3 17 (34.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (6.00%) VB6
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.00%) C#
7 3 (6.00%) VB
7 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) Python
8 2 (4.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) MKS
3 1 (2.00%) Perforce