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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 97 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +10
Contract jobs citing Maven 4 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 3.58% 2.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.75% 19.82% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 9
Average daily rate
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£344 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £320 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £420 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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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
229 217 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.78% 18.05% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 128 52
Average daily rate £335 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £418 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -65.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (68.18%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) J2EE
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) Subversion
6 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
6 7 (31.82%) VB6
6 7 (31.82%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 7 (31.82%) VB
6 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
6 7 (31.82%) .NET
6 7 (31.82%) ADO
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Ant
7 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Spring
7 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
8 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
8 5 (22.73%) Sun
8 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) LDAP
9 4 (18.18%) OOP

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Neo4j
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) Ant
3 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) PVCS
5 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.09%) Mockito
6 1 (4.55%) Hudson
6 1 (4.55%) NUnit
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) VB Developer
2 6 (27.27%) VB6 Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Release Manager
5 3 (13.64%) VB Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) J2EE
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) ADO
3 6 (27.27%) Spring
4 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 2 (9.09%) JAX-RS
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) OSGi
7 1 (4.55%) Java EE
7 1 (4.55%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.55%) JPA
7 1 (4.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) OOP
4 4 (18.18%) Release Management
5 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) System Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Content Management
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
4 7 (31.82%) VB6
4 7 (31.82%) VB
4 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
5 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
5 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) Python
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) OpenView
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Sun
3 3 (13.64%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) OpenText
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Vignette