The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 126 158 155
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Contract jobs citing Maven 432 350 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.82% 1.46% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.89% 9.82% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 269 248
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £344 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
Maven
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3632 3563 3291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.31% 14.88% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2619 2527 2362
Average daily rate £438 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 15
Average hourly rate £22.12 £45.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £26.30 £24.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £111.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in London

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in London

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in London

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the London region.

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in London

Maven
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 97 £525 - 25
Croydon - 20 £475 - 1
Canary Wharf +3 13 £500 -
Paddington - 10 £450 -
Docklands, London - 9 £350 -
Uxbridge - 5 £450 - 1
Hammersmith - 3 £368 -
Ealing - 2 £310 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 663 (87.24%) Java
2 446 (58.68%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (46.05%) Jenkins
4 321 (42.24%) Spring
5 289 (38.03%) Git (software)
6 285 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 279 (36.71%) TDD
8 244 (32.11%) Web Services
9 229 (30.13%) Scrum
10 227 (29.87%) Linux
11 217 (28.55%) Tomcat
12 205 (26.97%) JavaScript
13 191 (25.13%) Oracle
14 190 (25.00%) Subversion
15 182 (23.95%) SQL
16 169 (22.24%) JUnit
17 165 (21.71%) J2EE
18 157 (20.66%) HTML
19 153 (20.13%) Apache
20 148 (19.47%) JBoss
20 148 (19.47%) XML
21 145 (19.08%) Finance
22 144 (18.95%) REST
23 139 (18.29%) JIRA
24 138 (18.16%) DevOps
25 136 (17.89%) UNIX
26 130 (17.11%) Banking
27 129 (16.97%) Ant
28 127 (16.71%) SOAP
29 124 (16.32%) RESTful

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 217 (28.55%) Tomcat
2 153 (20.13%) Apache
3 148 (19.47%) JBoss
4 76 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 76 (10.00%) Confluence
5 72 (9.47%) Node.js
6 61 (8.03%) Jetty
7 46 (6.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 37 (4.87%) WebSphere
9 35 (4.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 34 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (3.95%) Mule
12 25 (3.29%) CMS
12 25 (3.29%) Mule ESB
13 24 (3.16%) nginx
14 22 (2.89%) Alfresco
15 20 (2.63%) IIS
16 16 (2.11%) GlassFish
16 16 (2.11%) Apache Spark
16 16 (2.11%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.26%) HipChat
3 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.26%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 76 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.50%) GitHub
3 13 (1.71%) Adobe Analytics
3 13 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.32%) OpenShift
4 10 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (0.92%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.53%) SmartFocus
9 4 (0.53%) IaaS
10 3 (0.39%) SaaS
10 3 (0.39%) PaaS
11 2 (0.26%) Heroku
11 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.13%) Route 53
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 55 (7.24%) HTTP
2 32 (4.21%) Firewall
3 31 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 27 (3.55%) SSL
5 19 (2.50%) Internet
6 14 (1.84%) OpenLDAP
7 11 (1.45%) LDAP
8 9 (1.18%) VPN
9 8 (1.05%) DNS
10 7 (0.92%) DMZ
11 6 (0.79%) SSH
12 5 (0.66%) DHCP
12 5 (0.66%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.39%) LAN
13 3 (0.39%) WAN
13 3 (0.39%) SNMP
13 3 (0.39%) Multicast
14 2 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
14 2 (0.26%) OpenVPN
14 2 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (10.79%) MongoDB
2 76 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 73 (9.61%) MySQL
4 72 (9.47%) NoSQL
5 66 (8.68%) Oracle Database
6 59 (7.76%) SQL Server
7 53 (6.97%) Relational Database
8 30 (3.95%) Hadoop
9 27 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (3.29%) Redis
11 23 (3.03%) DB2
12 17 (2.24%) Big Data
12 17 (2.24%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.45%) OLAP
14 11 (1.45%) InterSystems Cache
14 11 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.32%) Riak
15 10 (1.32%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 350 (46.05%) Jenkins
2 289 (38.03%) Git (software)
3 190 (25.00%) Subversion
4 169 (22.24%) JUnit
5 139 (18.29%) JIRA
6 129 (16.97%) Ant
7 102 (13.42%) Gradle
8 84 (11.05%) Mockito
9 75 (9.87%) TeamCity
10 73 (9.61%) Eclipse
10 73 (9.61%) Cucumber
11 70 (9.21%) Hudson
12 68 (8.95%) JMeter
13 67 (8.82%) Selenium
14 51 (6.71%) Artifactory
15 34 (4.47%) SonarQube
16 29 (3.82%) Mocha
16 29 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
17 28 (3.68%) Jasmine
18 24 (3.16%) Grunt
General
1 145 (19.08%) Finance
2 130 (17.11%) Banking
3 69 (9.08%) Investment Banking
4 42 (5.53%) Front Office
5 22 (2.89%) Retail
6 19 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.58%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.45%) Back Office
8 11 (1.45%) Publishing
9 9 (1.18%) Marketing
10 8 (1.05%) Legal
11 7 (0.92%) Games
12 5 (0.66%) Advertising
13 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.26%) Automotive
14 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 501 (65.92%) Developer
2 345 (45.39%) Java Developer
3 74 (9.74%) Senior Developer
4 59 (7.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 56 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer
6 30 (3.95%) Architect
7 21 (2.76%) Lead Developer
8 19 (2.50%) Software Engineer
8 19 (2.50%) Analyst
8 19 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 17 (2.24%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (1.97%) Web Developer
11 14 (1.84%) Tester
12 13 (1.71%) Consultant
12 13 (1.71%) J2EE Developer
13 12 (1.58%) Java Architect
13 12 (1.58%) Platform Engineer
14 11 (1.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 11 (1.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (1.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (42.24%) Spring
2 244 (32.11%) Web Services
3 165 (21.71%) J2EE
4 157 (20.66%) HTML
5 148 (19.47%) XML
6 144 (18.95%) REST
7 127 (16.71%) SOAP
8 124 (16.32%) RESTful
9 114 (15.00%) Hibernate
10 101 (13.29%) CSS
11 97 (12.76%) AngularJS
12 89 (11.71%) JMS
13 88 (11.58%) HTML5
14 84 (11.05%) JSON
15 78 (10.26%) jQuery
16 61 (8.03%) Java EE
17 55 (7.24%) Apache Camel
18 53 (6.97%) ActiveMQ
19 50 (6.58%) .NET
20 48 (6.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.79%) Market Risk
2 35 (4.61%) Computer Science
3 26 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.16%) User Experience
5 22 (2.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 20 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.11%) Fixed Income
9 14 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (1.84%) Derivative
9 14 (1.84%) Digital Media
10 12 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.58%) Equities
11 11 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
11 11 (1.45%) W3C
11 11 (1.45%) Social Media
12 10 (1.32%) iPad
13 9 (1.18%) Wiki
13 9 (1.18%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.05%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 227 (29.87%) Linux
2 136 (17.89%) UNIX
3 63 (8.29%) Windows
4 53 (6.97%) CentOS
5 42 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (4.87%) Ubuntu
7 17 (2.24%) AIX
8 13 (1.71%) Solaris
9 10 (1.32%) Android
10 7 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.53%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.26%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (58.68%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 279 (36.71%) TDD
4 229 (30.13%) Scrum
5 138 (18.16%) DevOps
6 119 (15.66%) Unit Testing
7 115 (15.13%) BDD
8 101 (13.29%) Multithreading
9 98 (12.89%) OO
10 89 (11.71%) Open Source
11 80 (10.53%) Configuration Management
12 75 (9.87%) SDLC
13 74 (9.74%) MVC
14 64 (8.42%) Software Engineering
15 61 (8.03%) E-Commerce
16 59 (7.76%) SOA
17 52 (6.84%) UML
18 51 (6.71%) Continuous Delivery
19 48 (6.32%) Pair Programming
19 48 (6.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 663 (87.24%) Java
2 205 (26.97%) JavaScript
3 182 (23.95%) SQL
4 96 (12.63%) Python
5 70 (9.21%) Bash Shell
6 57 (7.50%) Ruby
7 48 (6.32%) Scala
8 45 (5.92%) C#
9 43 (5.66%) PHP
9 43 (5.66%) Groovy
10 41 (5.39%) Perl
11 35 (4.61%) C++
12 34 (4.47%) PL/SQL
13 33 (4.34%) Shell Script
14 26 (3.42%) C
15 20 (2.63%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.92%) SPARQL
17 6 (0.79%) XPath
17 6 (0.79%) Go
18 4 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (10.79%) Security Cleared
2 55 (7.24%) Degree
3 48 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.92%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (0.66%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.08%) QA
2 6 (0.79%) SLA
3 5 (0.66%) WAI
4 1 (0.13%) CDISC
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (7.37%) Docker
2 40 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.89%) Varnish
4 19 (2.50%) vCloud
5 10 (1.32%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.18%) Squid
6 9 (1.18%) GridGain
6 9 (1.18%) HDFS
7 8 (1.05%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.79%) vSphere
9 3 (0.39%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.26%) KVM
10 2 (0.26%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 115 (15.13%) Puppet
2 47 (6.18%) Ansible
3 39 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (2.89%) ZABBIX
4 22 (2.89%) Rundeck
5 21 (2.76%) yum
6 20 (2.63%) Salt
7 19 (2.50%) logstash
8 18 (2.37%) Kibana
9 16 (2.11%) HAProxy
10 15 (1.97%) BladeLogic
11 13 (1.71%) Nagios
12 11 (1.45%) ITRS Geneos
13 10 (1.32%) Graphite
14 9 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (0.66%) CA Single Sign-On
16 4 (0.53%) CloudHub
17 3 (0.39%) Kubernetes
17 3 (0.39%) Control-M
17 3 (0.39%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 191 (25.13%) Oracle
2 70 (9.21%) Red Hat
3 54 (7.11%) VMware
4 37 (4.87%) Adobe
5 31 (4.08%) TIBCO
5 31 (4.08%) Atlassian
6 30 (3.95%) Splunk
7 25 (3.29%) SOASTA, Inc
7 25 (3.29%) IBM
8 19 (2.50%) Microsoft
9 18 (2.37%) Sybase
10 14 (1.84%) ATG
10 14 (1.84%) Perforce
10 14 (1.84%) Google
11 11 (1.45%) Endeca
11 11 (1.45%) Twitter
12 10 (1.32%) Pega
13 9 (1.18%) Solace
14 8 (1.05%) Coverity
15 7 (0.92%) HP
London
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480 - £520 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £350 to £400 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £350 to £400 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £475.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago