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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 69 58 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing Maven 3 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 1.92% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% 12.50% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -8.23%
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
132 136 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.39% 15.38% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 110 89
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +2.77%

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 29 September 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 27 (71.05%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (47.37%) Spring
3 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
4 17 (44.74%) Linux
5 16 (42.11%) Oracle
6 15 (39.47%) PL/SQL
7 13 (34.21%) WebLogic
8 12 (31.58%) XML
8 12 (31.58%) REST
9 10 (26.32%) JMS
10 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
10 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
10 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
11 8 (21.05%) Apache Camel
11 8 (21.05%) Java EE
11 8 (21.05%) SOAP
11 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
12 7 (18.42%) HTML
12 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
13 6 (15.79%) CSS
13 6 (15.79%) Apache
13 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
14 5 (13.16%) J2EE
14 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
14 5 (13.16%) Scrum
14 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 13 (34.21%) WebLogic
2 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
3 6 (15.79%) Apache
4 4 (10.53%) IIS
5 3 (7.89%) Confluence
6 2 (5.26%) nginx
7 1 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (7.89%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) Riak
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) Selenium
3 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.89%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Automated Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Release Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior VB Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Deployment Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) VB Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Release Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 18 (47.37%) Spring
3 12 (31.58%) XML
3 12 (31.58%) REST
4 10 (26.32%) JMS
5 8 (21.05%) Apache Camel
5 8 (21.05%) Java EE
5 8 (21.05%) SOAP
6 7 (18.42%) HTML
7 6 (15.79%) CSS
8 5 (13.16%) J2EE
9 4 (10.53%) jQuery
9 4 (10.53%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) Web Services
10 3 (7.89%) ADO
10 3 (7.89%) .NET
10 3 (7.89%) JSON
10 3 (7.89%) CSS3
11 2 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) Scrum
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (10.53%) BDD
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.63%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) PL/SQL
4 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) VB
6 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.89%) VB6
6 3 (7.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss