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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 86 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing Maven 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 3.88% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +22.90%
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
167 129 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.41% 13.56% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 74 59
Average daily rate £330 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £4.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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 30 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL