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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 143 172 175
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +3
Contract jobs citing Maven 341 301 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.53% 1.29% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.18% 9.72% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 214 189
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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
3050 3096 2679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.64% 13.29% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2127 2282 1997
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £43.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £23.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £107.50 £56.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +9 73 £450 -10.00% 33
Docklands, London +4 5 £615 - 1
Canary Wharf -1 5 £450 -28.00%
Croydon - 3 £388 -
Paddington -6 1 £500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £338 -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £425 - 3
Westminster - 1 £550 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 671 (86.47%) Java
2 446 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
3 343 (44.20%) Linux
4 310 (39.95%) Jenkins
5 303 (39.05%) Continuous Integration
6 286 (36.86%) Spring
7 271 (34.92%) Git (software)
8 242 (31.19%) Subversion
8 242 (31.19%) Web Services
9 240 (30.93%) Oracle
10 217 (27.96%) TDD
11 197 (25.39%) JavaScript
12 193 (24.87%) HTML
13 183 (23.58%) Ant
14 182 (23.45%) Scrum
15 179 (23.07%) JUnit
16 178 (22.94%) SQL
17 169 (21.78%) Tomcat
18 156 (20.10%) UNIX
19 146 (18.81%) XML
20 140 (18.04%) J2EE
20 140 (18.04%) REST
21 138 (17.78%) DevOps
22 130 (16.75%) JIRA
23 125 (16.11%) BDD
23 125 (16.11%) Puppet
24 124 (15.98%) Apache
25 120 (15.46%) Finance
26 119 (15.34%) Hibernate
27 115 (14.82%) JBoss

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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
1 169 (21.78%) Tomcat
2 124 (15.98%) Apache
3 115 (14.82%) JBoss
4 113 (14.56%) WebLogic
5 57 (7.35%) Node.js
6 40 (5.15%) Confluence
7 32 (4.12%) IIS
7 32 (4.12%) Mule
8 29 (3.74%) Jetty
9 24 (3.09%) WebSphere
10 22 (2.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 22 (2.84%) Mule ESB
11 20 (2.58%) CMS
12 18 (2.32%) Oracle Coherence
13 16 (2.06%) GlassFish
14 14 (1.80%) Alfresco
15 13 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
17 10 (1.29%) Apache Spark
17 10 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) MS Project
3 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.64%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.13%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Tridion
3 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.74%) GitHub
3 23 (2.96%) PaaS
4 15 (1.93%) SaaS
5 13 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.03%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (0.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.39%) Route 53
11 3 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.26%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 77 (9.92%) HTTP
2 37 (4.77%) Firewall
3 34 (4.38%) SSL
4 17 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.42%) Internet
6 7 (0.90%) DNS
7 6 (0.77%) OpenLDAP
8 5 (0.64%) SNMP
8 5 (0.64%) DHCP
8 5 (0.64%) LAN
8 5 (0.64%) WAN
9 4 (0.52%) LDAP
10 3 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.39%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.39%) VPN
10 3 (0.39%) DVB
11 2 (0.26%) MRTG
11 2 (0.26%) DMZ
11 2 (0.26%) AMQP
11 2 (0.26%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (12.63%) Oracle Database
2 92 (11.86%) MongoDB
3 80 (10.31%) Relational Database
4 73 (9.41%) SQL Server
5 52 (6.70%) MySQL
6 46 (5.93%) NoSQL
7 41 (5.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 41 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
8 37 (4.77%) Hadoop
9 28 (3.61%) RDBMS
10 22 (2.84%) Redis
10 22 (2.84%) Neo4j
11 16 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (2.06%) DB2
12 15 (1.93%) Jackrabbit
13 13 (1.68%) MariaDB
14 12 (1.55%) Big Data
15 8 (1.03%) Triplestore
15 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 310 (39.95%) Jenkins
2 271 (34.92%) Git (software)
3 242 (31.19%) Subversion
4 183 (23.58%) Ant
5 179 (23.07%) JUnit
6 130 (16.75%) JIRA
7 101 (13.02%) TeamCity
8 88 (11.34%) Eclipse
9 85 (10.95%) Mockito
10 80 (10.31%) Cucumber
11 73 (9.41%) Gradle
12 63 (8.12%) Selenium
13 62 (7.99%) Artifactory
14 53 (6.83%) Hudson
15 28 (3.61%) SonarQube
16 26 (3.35%) Mercurial
17 21 (2.71%) JMeter
18 20 (2.58%) Grunt
18 20 (2.58%) MSBuild
19 16 (2.06%) Gerrit
General
1 120 (15.46%) Finance
2 115 (14.82%) Banking
3 53 (6.83%) Investment Banking
4 26 (3.35%) Front Office
5 21 (2.71%) Retail
6 16 (2.06%) Games
7 13 (1.68%) Publishing
8 11 (1.42%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.29%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.29%) Marketing
10 6 (0.77%) Legal
11 5 (0.64%) Advertising
12 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.39%) Back Office
13 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) iGaming
14 2 (0.26%) French Language
15 1 (0.13%) Greek Language
15 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 450 (57.99%) Developer
2 308 (39.69%) Java Developer
3 86 (11.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 67 (8.63%) Senior Developer
5 46 (5.93%) Senior Java Developer
6 39 (5.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 32 (4.12%) Architect
8 22 (2.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 22 (2.84%) Analyst
9 16 (2.06%) Automation Engineer
9 16 (2.06%) Android Developer
9 16 (2.06%) Platform Engineer
9 16 (2.06%) Release Engineer
10 14 (1.80%) C# Developer
10 14 (1.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (1.68%) Software Engineer
11 13 (1.68%) Scala Developer
12 12 (1.55%) Senior Android Developer
12 12 (1.55%) Consultant
12 12 (1.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (36.86%) Spring
2 242 (31.19%) Web Services
3 193 (24.87%) HTML
4 146 (18.81%) XML
5 140 (18.04%) J2EE
5 140 (18.04%) REST
6 119 (15.34%) Hibernate
7 107 (13.79%) CSS
7 107 (13.79%) SOAP
8 100 (12.89%) RESTful
9 99 (12.76%) JMS
10 75 (9.66%) HTML5
11 68 (8.76%) JSON
12 67 (8.63%) jQuery
13 66 (8.51%) .NET
14 61 (7.86%) JSP
15 58 (7.47%) Java EE
16 56 (7.22%) Servlets
17 52 (6.70%) JPA
17 52 (6.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.76%) Open Source
2 59 (7.60%) Computer Science
3 38 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.51%) User Experience
5 34 (4.38%) Derivative
6 31 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (3.61%) Equity Derivative
8 25 (3.22%) Fixed Income
9 23 (2.96%) Mobile App
10 18 (2.32%) Data Structures
11 16 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (1.93%) Mobile Payment
12 15 (1.93%) Digital Media
13 14 (1.80%) iPad
13 14 (1.80%) Social Media
13 14 (1.80%) Equities
14 12 (1.55%) Market Risk
14 12 (1.55%) Mathematics
15 9 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
16 8 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 343 (44.20%) Linux
2 156 (20.10%) UNIX
3 94 (12.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 78 (10.05%) Windows
5 73 (9.41%) CentOS
6 72 (9.28%) Ubuntu
7 25 (3.22%) Android
8 21 (2.71%) Mac OS X
9 19 (2.45%) Solaris
10 7 (0.90%) AIX
11 6 (0.77%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.52%) VMS
13 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.26%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (39.05%) Continuous Integration
3 217 (27.96%) TDD
4 182 (23.45%) Scrum
5 138 (17.78%) DevOps
6 125 (16.11%) BDD
7 97 (12.50%) OO
8 90 (11.60%) SOA
9 87 (11.21%) Unit Testing
10 74 (9.54%) Multithreading
11 70 (9.02%) MVC
12 55 (7.09%) Configuration Management
13 53 (6.83%) Kanban
14 52 (6.70%) Web Development
15 51 (6.57%) E-Commerce
16 49 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
17 48 (6.19%) UML
18 43 (5.54%) OOP
19 41 (5.28%) Release Management
20 40 (5.15%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 671 (86.47%) Java
2 197 (25.39%) JavaScript
3 178 (22.94%) SQL
4 105 (13.53%) Python
5 103 (13.27%) Bash Shell
6 69 (8.89%) Ruby
7 45 (5.80%) Scala
8 42 (5.41%) Perl
9 41 (5.28%) PL/SQL
10 40 (5.15%) Groovy
11 39 (5.03%) C++
12 37 (4.77%) C#
13 33 (4.25%) PHP
14 24 (3.09%) Shell Script
15 23 (2.96%) C
16 22 (2.84%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.55%) Go
18 9 (1.16%) XQuery
19 7 (0.90%) SPARQL
20 6 (0.77%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 72 (9.28%) Degree
2 60 (7.73%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (1.68%) Sun Certification
6 8 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (1.03%) OCPJP
7 6 (0.77%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.13%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.84%) QA
2 4 (0.52%) WAI
3 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (2.71%) Docker
2 19 (2.45%) Varnish
3 17 (2.19%) vCloud
4 15 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.52%) Squid
6 2 (0.26%) KVM
6 2 (0.26%) QEMU
6 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 125 (16.11%) Puppet
2 67 (8.63%) Ansible
3 62 (7.99%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (4.25%) ZABBIX
5 25 (3.22%) Nagios
6 23 (2.96%) ITRS Geneos
6 23 (2.96%) yum
7 21 (2.71%) Kibana
8 20 (2.58%) BladeLogic
9 15 (1.93%) Salt
10 14 (1.80%) CA Single Sign-On
11 10 (1.29%) logstash
12 9 (1.16%) Zenoss
12 9 (1.16%) Graylog
12 9 (1.16%) Vagrant
12 9 (1.16%) Graphite
13 7 (0.90%) CloudHub
14 6 (0.77%) Control-M
15 5 (0.64%) StatsD
16 4 (0.52%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 240 (30.93%) Oracle
2 92 (11.86%) Red Hat
3 35 (4.51%) VMware
4 31 (3.99%) TIBCO
5 30 (3.87%) IBM
6 27 (3.48%) Splunk
7 26 (3.35%) Sybase
7 26 (3.35%) Microsoft
8 25 (3.22%) Perforce
9 24 (3.09%) ATG
10 20 (2.58%) Google
11 16 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.80%) CA
12 14 (1.80%) Endeca
13 13 (1.68%) Adobe
14 12 (1.55%) webMethods
15 11 (1.42%) Atlassian
16 9 (1.16%) MuleSoft
17 8 (1.03%) Atomikos
17 8 (1.03%) Axway
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £630 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago