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 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 106 141 146
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +5
Contract jobs citing Maven 418 339 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.99% 1.55% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.44% 11.76% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 231 226
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.78 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-22.11% +24.24%
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
3109 2882 2626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.81% 13.18% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2091 1912
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% +5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £68.25 £48.25
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 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +15 85 £500 +10.98% 33
Docklands, London +16 7 £380 - 1
Canary Wharf +11 6 £688 -
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Feltham - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bermondsey - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 688 (87.76%) Java
2 507 (64.67%) Agile Software Development
3 340 (43.37%) Linux
4 325 (41.45%) Continuous Integration
5 286 (36.48%) Spring
6 284 (36.22%) Jenkins
7 274 (34.95%) Git (software)
8 241 (30.74%) Oracle
9 233 (29.72%) Web Services
10 231 (29.46%) Scrum
10 231 (29.46%) TDD
11 207 (26.40%) HTML
12 203 (25.89%) JUnit
12 203 (25.89%) Subversion
13 183 (23.34%) DevOps
14 182 (23.21%) JavaScript
15 174 (22.19%) XML
16 173 (22.07%) Ant
17 170 (21.68%) SQL
18 165 (21.05%) Puppet
19 162 (20.66%) UNIX
20 147 (18.75%) SOAP
21 141 (17.98%) REST
22 138 (17.60%) Hibernate
23 137 (17.47%) JBoss
24 136 (17.35%) J2EE
25 134 (17.09%) Banking
26 126 (16.07%) Finance
27 123 (15.69%) BDD
28 120 (15.31%) Tomcat

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 137 (17.47%) JBoss
2 120 (15.31%) Tomcat
3 115 (14.67%) Apache
4 92 (11.73%) WebLogic
5 40 (5.10%) Confluence
6 35 (4.46%) Node.js
7 28 (3.57%) Mule
8 25 (3.19%) Adobe CQ
9 21 (2.68%) Jetty
10 20 (2.55%) CMS
10 20 (2.55%) WebSphere
11 17 (2.17%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.40%) Apache Solr
13 10 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
14 9 (1.15%) Apache Spark
15 8 (1.02%) nginx
15 8 (1.02%) SAS
16 7 (0.89%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 34 (4.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) MS Project
3 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.38%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (0.38%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 2 (0.26%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.13%) Murex MxG2000
4 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.46%) GitHub
2 28 (3.57%) PaaS
3 25 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.79%) SaaS
5 11 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.28%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.38%) Route 53
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.26%) ElastiCache
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.76%) HTTP
2 16 (2.04%) SSL
3 13 (1.66%) Internet
4 12 (1.53%) Firewall
5 10 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.15%) LDAP
7 8 (1.02%) DSL
8 6 (0.77%) DNS
9 3 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.38%) DVB
9 3 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (0.38%) DHCP
10 2 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.26%) AMQP
10 2 (0.26%) MRTG
10 2 (0.26%) Broadband
10 2 (0.26%) VPN
11 1 (0.13%) DMZ
11 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.13%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (12.76%) Relational Database
2 83 (10.59%) MongoDB
3 77 (9.82%) Oracle Database
4 52 (6.63%) SQL Server
5 46 (5.87%) NoSQL
6 45 (5.74%) MySQL
7 43 (5.48%) Hadoop
8 36 (4.59%) RDBMS
9 34 (4.34%) Oracle Database 11g
10 30 (3.83%) DB2
11 29 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (3.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 27 (3.44%) Redis
13 21 (2.68%) Big Data
14 19 (2.42%) Neo4j
15 18 (2.30%) Jackrabbit
16 16 (2.04%) MariaDB
17 15 (1.91%) Apache Hive
18 14 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
19 13 (1.66%) HBase
Development Applications
1 284 (36.22%) Jenkins
2 274 (34.95%) Git (software)
3 203 (25.89%) JUnit
3 203 (25.89%) Subversion
4 173 (22.07%) Ant
5 107 (13.65%) Mockito
6 103 (13.14%) JIRA
7 93 (11.86%) TeamCity
7 93 (11.86%) Cucumber
8 92 (11.73%) Selenium
9 80 (10.20%) Eclipse
10 55 (7.02%) Hudson
11 52 (6.63%) Artifactory
12 35 (4.46%) Gradle
13 24 (3.06%) jMock
14 23 (2.93%) ClearCase
14 23 (2.93%) WebDriver
15 22 (2.81%) IntelliJ
16 21 (2.68%) JMeter
17 19 (2.42%) EasyMock
General
1 134 (17.09%) Banking
2 126 (16.07%) Finance
3 54 (6.89%) Investment Banking
4 34 (4.34%) Retail
5 25 (3.19%) Front Office
6 19 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.91%) Games
8 10 (1.28%) Advertising
9 8 (1.02%) Marketing
10 7 (0.89%) Legal
11 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.51%) Back Office
12 4 (0.51%) Publishing
13 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Law
14 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.26%) French Language
14 2 (0.26%) iGaming
15 1 (0.13%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 451 (57.53%) Developer
2 320 (40.82%) Java Developer
3 106 (13.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 71 (9.06%) Senior Developer
5 57 (7.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 46 (5.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 31 (3.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 29 (3.70%) Architect
9 17 (2.17%) Automation Engineer
10 16 (2.04%) Software Engineer
10 16 (2.04%) Consultant
11 15 (1.91%) Middleware Developer
12 14 (1.79%) Administrator
13 13 (1.66%) Applications Developer
13 13 (1.66%) Analyst
13 13 (1.66%) C# Developer
14 12 (1.53%) Web Developer
14 12 (1.53%) DevOps Specialist
15 11 (1.40%) Tester
15 11 (1.40%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (36.48%) Spring
2 233 (29.72%) Web Services
3 207 (26.40%) HTML
4 174 (22.19%) XML
5 147 (18.75%) SOAP
6 141 (17.98%) REST
7 138 (17.60%) Hibernate
8 136 (17.35%) J2EE
9 111 (14.16%) JMS
10 100 (12.76%) RESTful
11 93 (11.86%) CSS
12 86 (10.97%) JSON
13 81 (10.33%) JSP
14 75 (9.57%) Java EE
15 70 (8.93%) XSD
16 69 (8.80%) Servlets
17 62 (7.91%) Apache Camel
18 57 (7.27%) jQuery
19 54 (6.89%) HTML5
20 53 (6.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.59%) Open Source
2 53 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 45 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (5.10%) Derivative
5 28 (3.57%) User Experience
6 27 (3.44%) Data Structures
7 26 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (3.06%) Equity Derivative
9 23 (2.93%) Social Media
9 23 (2.93%) iPad
10 21 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.91%) Mobile Payment
11 15 (1.91%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.91%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.66%) Equities
12 13 (1.66%) Market Risk
13 11 (1.40%) Fixed Income
13 11 (1.40%) Digital Media
14 10 (1.28%) Visualisation
15 7 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 340 (43.37%) Linux
2 162 (20.66%) UNIX
3 103 (13.14%) Ubuntu
4 96 (12.24%) CentOS
5 88 (11.22%) Windows
6 80 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.17%) Mac OS X
8 15 (1.91%) AIX
8 15 (1.91%) Android
9 13 (1.66%) Solaris
10 9 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.77%) VMS
12 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (64.67%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (41.45%) Continuous Integration
3 231 (29.46%) TDD
3 231 (29.46%) Scrum
4 183 (23.34%) DevOps
5 123 (15.69%) BDD
6 114 (14.54%) OO
7 109 (13.90%) Configuration Management
8 93 (11.86%) Unit Testing
9 80 (10.20%) MVC
10 78 (9.95%) Multithreading
11 76 (9.69%) E-Commerce
12 75 (9.57%) SOA
13 56 (7.14%) Kanban
14 55 (7.02%) OOD
15 51 (6.51%) Build Automation
16 47 (5.99%) Automated Testing
16 47 (5.99%) Web Development
17 45 (5.74%) Low Latency
18 43 (5.48%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 688 (87.76%) Java
2 182 (23.21%) JavaScript
3 170 (21.68%) SQL
4 108 (13.78%) Bash Shell
5 77 (9.82%) Ruby
6 69 (8.80%) Python
7 66 (8.42%) Groovy
8 56 (7.14%) Scala
9 55 (7.02%) Perl
10 43 (5.48%) C#
11 38 (4.85%) PL/SQL
12 28 (3.57%) PHP
13 26 (3.32%) Shell Script
14 21 (2.68%) C++
14 21 (2.68%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.91%) Golang
16 10 (1.28%) AWK
16 10 (1.28%) sed
16 10 (1.28%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 68 (8.67%) Security Cleared
2 56 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 52 (6.63%) Degree
4 14 (1.79%) Sun Certification
5 13 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (1.02%) OCPJP
8 4 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.26%) ISEB
10 1 (0.13%) GNVQ
10 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.46%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.68%) vCloud
3 11 (1.40%) Docker
4 7 (0.89%) Varnish
5 2 (0.26%) Squid
6 1 (0.13%) Xen
6 1 (0.13%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 165 (21.05%) Puppet
2 86 (10.97%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (8.04%) Ansible
4 50 (6.38%) Nagios
5 36 (4.59%) ZABBIX
6 25 (3.19%) Kibana
7 17 (2.17%) Graylog2
7 17 (2.17%) Graphite
7 17 (2.17%) Zenoss
8 11 (1.40%) yum
9 10 (1.28%) Oozie
10 9 (1.15%) Vagrant
10 9 (1.15%) CA SiteMinder
10 9 (1.15%) Salt
11 8 (1.02%) Hyperic
11 8 (1.02%) Ganglia
12 7 (0.89%) logstash
13 6 (0.77%) Capistrano
14 5 (0.64%) Control-M
15 4 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 241 (30.74%) Oracle
2 53 (6.76%) Perforce
3 43 (5.48%) VMware
4 34 (4.34%) Red Hat
5 32 (4.08%) Sybase
6 30 (3.83%) Microsoft
7 27 (3.44%) ATG
7 27 (3.44%) Splunk
8 25 (3.19%) Endeca
8 25 (3.19%) Atlassian
9 23 (2.93%) IBM
10 19 (2.42%) TIBCO
11 14 (1.79%) Adobe
12 13 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (1.66%) Google
13 9 (1.15%) CA
14 7 (0.89%) Bloomberg
14 7 (0.89%) Axway
14 7 (0.89%) Atomikos
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