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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 151 152 172
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs citing Maven 346 372 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.43% 1.48% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.66% 11.27% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 252 244
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £376 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-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
3583 3302 2967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.76% 13.10% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2554 2374 2032
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 23
Average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £23.59 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.35 £59.00 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +4 71 £544 -1.13% 34
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 526 (85.67%) Java
2 273 (44.46%) Spring
3 244 (39.74%) Oracle
4 239 (38.93%) Continuous Integration
5 222 (36.16%) Linux
6 220 (35.83%) Scrum
7 218 (35.50%) Web Services
8 216 (35.18%) Jenkins
9 212 (34.53%) TDD
10 208 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
11 172 (28.01%) Hibernate
12 170 (27.69%) HTML
13 169 (27.52%) Git (software)
14 166 (27.04%) SQL
14 166 (27.04%) JUnit
15 162 (26.38%) Subversion
16 160 (26.06%) XML
17 157 (25.57%) JavaScript
18 156 (25.41%) J2EE
19 153 (24.92%) Ant
20 141 (22.96%) JIRA
21 121 (19.71%) Tomcat
22 120 (19.54%) Finance
23 118 (19.22%) SOAP
23 118 (19.22%) UNIX
24 116 (18.89%) MVC
25 102 (16.61%) JBoss
26 100 (16.29%) RESTful
27 99 (16.12%) Apache
27 99 (16.12%) DevOps

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 121 (19.71%) Tomcat
2 99 (16.12%) Apache
3 93 (15.15%) WebLogic
4 44 (7.17%) Confluence
5 30 (4.89%) Apache Solr
6 23 (3.75%) WebSphere
7 19 (3.09%) Jetty
8 15 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
9 11 (1.79%) AquaLogic
9 11 (1.79%) Alfresco
9 11 (1.79%) Mule
9 11 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (1.79%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
10 10 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (1.63%) Apache ServiceMix
10 10 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
11 9 (1.47%) SAS
11 9 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.33%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.16%) Global One
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.47%) GitHub
5 7 (1.14%) SaaS
6 4 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.33%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.05%) HTTP
2 22 (3.58%) Internet
3 12 (1.95%) LDAP
4 8 (1.30%) SSL
5 6 (0.98%) SSH
5 6 (0.98%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.98%) DSL
6 5 (0.81%) 2G
6 5 (0.81%) 3G
6 5 (0.81%) Wireshark
6 5 (0.81%) 4G
7 4 (0.65%) DNS
7 4 (0.65%) FTP
8 3 (0.49%) RTP
8 3 (0.49%) SAN
8 3 (0.49%) RTSP
8 3 (0.49%) NAS
9 2 (0.33%) AMQP
9 2 (0.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (12.38%) MySQL
2 56 (9.12%) NoSQL
3 55 (8.96%) Oracle Database
4 52 (8.47%) MongoDB
5 50 (8.14%) SQL Server
6 42 (6.84%) Relational Database
7 24 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (3.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (3.26%) Hadoop
11 17 (2.77%) Big Data
12 16 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (2.61%) RDBMS
13 15 (2.44%) Apache Hive
14 12 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.79%) DB2
15 11 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
16 9 (1.47%) Redis
16 9 (1.47%) Impala
16 9 (1.47%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 216 (35.18%) Jenkins
2 169 (27.52%) Git (software)
3 166 (27.04%) JUnit
4 162 (26.38%) Subversion
5 153 (24.92%) Ant
6 141 (22.96%) JIRA
7 88 (14.33%) Selenium
8 87 (14.17%) TeamCity
9 75 (12.21%) Cucumber
10 71 (11.56%) Mockito
11 64 (10.42%) Hudson
12 58 (9.45%) Eclipse
13 30 (4.89%) WebDriver
14 25 (4.07%) CruiseControl
15 23 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 22 (3.58%) IntelliJ
17 21 (3.42%) Mercurial
18 20 (3.26%) Gradle
19 19 (3.09%) jMock
20 17 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 120 (19.54%) Finance
2 94 (15.31%) Banking
3 54 (8.79%) Retail
4 45 (7.33%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.42%) Front Office
6 12 (1.95%) Back Office
7 10 (1.63%) Games
8 8 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.14%) Marketing
10 5 (0.81%) Advertising
11 4 (0.65%) Publishing
12 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.33%) Legal
14 1 (0.16%) Law
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 385 (62.70%) Developer
2 238 (38.76%) Java Developer
3 55 (8.96%) Senior Developer
4 52 (8.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 47 (7.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 26 (4.23%) Web Developer
7 21 (3.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 20 (3.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 20 (3.26%) Software Engineer
9 16 (2.61%) Consultant
9 16 (2.61%) Analyst
9 16 (2.61%) Architect
10 14 (2.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 14 (2.28%) Applications Developer
10 14 (2.28%) Tester
11 12 (1.95%) Middleware Developer
12 11 (1.79%) Administrator
12 11 (1.79%) Web Applications Developer
13 10 (1.63%) Java Web Developer
13 10 (1.63%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (44.46%) Spring
2 218 (35.50%) Web Services
3 172 (28.01%) Hibernate
4 170 (27.69%) HTML
5 160 (26.06%) XML
6 156 (25.41%) J2EE
7 118 (19.22%) SOAP
8 100 (16.29%) RESTful
9 85 (13.84%) REST
10 84 (13.68%) JMS
11 78 (12.70%) JSON
12 74 (12.05%) Java EE
13 64 (10.42%) XSD
14 62 (10.10%) CSS
15 61 (9.93%) Spring MVC
16 60 (9.77%) jQuery
17 56 (9.12%) JPA
18 51 (8.31%) JDBC
19 50 (8.14%) JSP
20 48 (7.82%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 94 (15.31%) Open Source
2 43 (7.00%) iPad
3 40 (6.51%) Computer Science
3 40 (6.51%) Social Media
4 30 (4.89%) Market Risk
5 22 (3.58%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.09%) Fixed Income
7 18 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (2.61%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.61%) Credit Risk
9 12 (1.95%) Wiki
10 9 (1.47%) Statistics
10 9 (1.47%) Derivative
11 8 (1.30%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.98%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.98%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.81%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.81%) Handset
13 5 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 222 (36.16%) Linux
2 118 (19.22%) UNIX
3 52 (8.47%) Windows
4 37 (6.03%) CentOS
5 32 (5.21%) Ubuntu
6 19 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.79%) AIX
8 8 (1.30%) Android
9 6 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.49%) Solaris
11 2 (0.33%) HPUX
11 2 (0.33%) MVS
12 1 (0.16%) Debian
12 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (38.93%) Continuous Integration
2 220 (35.83%) Scrum
3 212 (34.53%) TDD
4 208 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (18.89%) MVC
6 99 (16.12%) DevOps
7 90 (14.66%) OO
8 86 (14.01%) BDD
9 82 (13.36%) E-Commerce
10 73 (11.89%) Unit Testing
10 73 (11.89%) Configuration Management
11 55 (8.96%) SOA
12 51 (8.31%) Content Management
13 49 (7.98%) Software Engineering
14 47 (7.65%) UML
15 44 (7.17%) Waterfall
15 44 (7.17%) Multithreading
16 39 (6.35%) ERP
17 36 (5.86%) Pair Programming
18 33 (5.37%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 526 (85.67%) Java
2 166 (27.04%) SQL
3 157 (25.57%) JavaScript
4 74 (12.05%) Groovy
5 52 (8.47%) Python
6 45 (7.33%) Bash Shell
7 39 (6.35%) Ruby
8 36 (5.86%) Shell Script
9 31 (5.05%) PL/SQL
9 31 (5.05%) C#
10 24 (3.91%) Scala
11 21 (3.42%) C++
11 21 (3.42%) Perl
12 19 (3.09%) PHP
13 18 (2.93%) T-SQL
14 16 (2.61%) XPath
15 10 (1.63%) C
15 10 (1.63%) XQuery
16 8 (1.30%) Korn
17 7 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (5.21%) Degree
2 28 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.98%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.49%) ISEB
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.33%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (11.07%) QA
2 7 (1.14%) SLA
3 5 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.81%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (3.75%) vCloud
2 16 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.81%) HDFS
4 3 (0.49%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.16%) Xen
5 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 95 (15.47%) Puppet
2 39 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (5.05%) Nagios
4 14 (2.28%) ZABBIX
5 11 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (1.79%) Kibana
6 10 (1.63%) Graylog2
6 10 (1.63%) Zenoss
7 9 (1.47%) Ganglia
7 9 (1.47%) Hyperic
8 7 (1.14%) Salt
9 6 (0.98%) Oozie
10 4 (0.65%) YUM
10 4 (0.65%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.49%) OpenView
11 3 (0.49%) OpenSSO
11 3 (0.49%) Ansible
11 3 (0.49%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.33%) logstash
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 244 (39.74%) Oracle
2 102 (16.61%) JBoss
3 56 (9.12%) Perforce
4 43 (7.00%) Endeca
5 41 (6.68%) ATG
6 27 (4.40%) VMware
7 21 (3.42%) Sybase
8 20 (3.26%) IBM
9 19 (3.09%) Splunk
10 15 (2.44%) Google
11 13 (2.12%) Atlassian
11 13 (2.12%) Akamai
12 12 (1.95%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.79%) TIBCO
13 11 (1.79%) Sun
14 9 (1.47%) Microsoft
15 8 (1.30%) Zend
16 6 (0.98%) Adobe
16 6 (0.98%) HP
17 5 (0.81%) Apple
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