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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 68 56 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 2.77% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.82% 15.92% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 1
Average daily rate
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£348 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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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
131 157 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.01% 17.39% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 114 121
Average daily rate £340 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%

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 15 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 35 (72.92%) Java
2 24 (50.00%) Spring
3 23 (47.92%) Hibernate
3 23 (47.92%) SQL
4 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 20 (41.67%) Linux
6 19 (39.58%) Oracle
7 17 (35.42%) PL/SQL
8 16 (33.33%) WebLogic
9 15 (31.25%) REST
10 14 (29.17%) XML
11 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 12 (25.00%) JMS
12 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
12 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
12 11 (22.92%) Java EE
13 10 (20.83%) HTML
13 10 (20.83%) SOAP
14 9 (18.75%) CSS
14 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
14 9 (18.75%) Apache Camel
15 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
15 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 8 (16.67%) J2EE
16 7 (14.58%) IIS
16 7 (14.58%) Apache
16 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
16 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
17 6 (12.50%) Scrum

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 16 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 12 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.58%) IIS
3 7 (14.58%) Apache
4 4 (8.33%) Confluence
5 3 (6.25%) nginx
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) 2G
1 1 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (2.08%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.25%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.08%) Riak
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.33%) JIRA
3 4 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.25%) NUnit
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 27 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Release Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Automated Tester
5 4 (8.33%) Tester
6 3 (6.25%) VB Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Release Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior VB Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Deployment Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Configuration Specialist
8 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) Spring
2 23 (47.92%) Hibernate
3 15 (31.25%) REST
4 14 (29.17%) XML
5 12 (25.00%) JMS
6 11 (22.92%) Java EE
7 10 (20.83%) SOAP
7 10 (20.83%) HTML
8 9 (18.75%) CSS
8 9 (18.75%) Apache Camel
9 8 (16.67%) J2EE
10 6 (12.50%) jQuery
10 6 (12.50%) HTML5
11 5 (10.42%) CSS3
11 5 (10.42%) JSON
12 4 (8.33%) Web Services
13 3 (6.25%) ADO
13 3 (6.25%) .NET
13 3 (6.25%) JPA
14 2 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) PKI
2 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (10.42%) BDD
5 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (2.08%) MVC
8 1 (2.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) Java
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) PL/SQL
4 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (6.25%) VB6
7 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.25%) C#
7 3 (6.25%) VB
7 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.25%) Python
8 2 (4.17%) Perl
8 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) MKS
2 1 (2.08%) Atlassian