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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 128 153 136
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Contract jobs citing Maven 404 352 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.69% 1.41% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.46% 11.26% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 260 269
Average daily rate
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£457 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £337 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -16.12%
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
3525 3125 2840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.77% 12.54% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2711 2295 1988
Average daily rate £425 £411 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% -0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 14
Average hourly rate £65.00 £45.00 £43.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +4.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £16.65 £29.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £81.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +22 95 £525 +2.43% 34
Docklands, London +20 3 £325 -18.75%
Westminster - 3 £550 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Bermondsey - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 650 (86.67%) Java
2 492 (65.60%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (40.80%) Continuous Integration
4 304 (40.53%) Linux
5 275 (36.67%) Spring
6 262 (34.93%) Jenkins
7 253 (33.73%) Git (software)
7 253 (33.73%) Scrum
8 250 (33.33%) TDD
9 242 (32.27%) Oracle
10 213 (28.40%) Web Services
11 211 (28.13%) HTML
12 199 (26.53%) JavaScript
13 186 (24.80%) Subversion
14 173 (23.07%) JUnit
15 172 (22.93%) XML
16 163 (21.73%) SQL
17 161 (21.47%) DevOps
18 157 (20.93%) Puppet
19 150 (20.00%) Ant
20 146 (19.47%) Hibernate
21 145 (19.33%) UNIX
22 134 (17.87%) J2EE
23 130 (17.33%) SOAP
23 130 (17.33%) Tomcat
24 127 (16.93%) Banking
25 125 (16.67%) JBoss
26 124 (16.53%) Finance
27 121 (16.13%) JIRA
28 120 (16.00%) Apache

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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
1 130 (17.33%) Tomcat
2 125 (16.67%) JBoss
3 120 (16.00%) Apache
4 75 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 51 (6.80%) Confluence
6 26 (3.47%) Node.js
7 24 (3.20%) Adobe CQ
8 21 (2.80%) OpenStack
8 21 (2.80%) Jetty
9 20 (2.67%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.00%) CMS
11 14 (1.87%) WebSphere
12 12 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
13 10 (1.33%) SAS
14 9 (1.20%) Mule
14 9 (1.20%) Apache Spark
15 8 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (0.93%) Alfresco
16 7 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
17 6 (0.80%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 24 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.40%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 2 (0.27%) AquaLogic BPM
3 2 (0.27%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.93%) GitHub
3 19 (2.53%) PaaS
4 12 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.07%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.93%) SaaS
6 7 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.13%) Route 53
9 1 (0.13%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.80%) HTTP
2 23 (3.07%) Internet
3 12 (1.60%) LDAP
4 11 (1.47%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.33%) SSL
6 8 (1.07%) DSL
7 7 (0.93%) DNS
8 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.53%) RTP
10 3 (0.40%) DHCP
10 3 (0.40%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (0.40%) NAS
10 3 (0.40%) SAN
10 3 (0.40%) DVB
10 3 (0.40%) SSH
10 3 (0.40%) RTSP
11 2 (0.27%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.27%) Broadband
11 2 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.27%) Relational Database
2 68 (9.07%) MongoDB
3 62 (8.27%) NoSQL
4 57 (7.60%) Oracle Database
5 54 (7.20%) MySQL
6 50 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 38 (5.07%) Hadoop
8 28 (3.73%) Big Data
9 27 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (3.47%) DB2
11 25 (3.33%) RDBMS
12 23 (3.07%) Redis
13 21 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (2.53%) Apache Hive
15 17 (2.27%) HBase
15 17 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (1.87%) Jackrabbit
17 14 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (1.60%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 262 (34.93%) Jenkins
2 253 (33.73%) Git (software)
3 186 (24.80%) Subversion
4 173 (23.07%) JUnit
5 150 (20.00%) Ant
6 121 (16.13%) JIRA
7 104 (13.87%) Mockito
8 99 (13.20%) Selenium
9 94 (12.53%) TeamCity
10 88 (11.73%) Cucumber
11 67 (8.93%) Hudson
12 62 (8.27%) Eclipse
13 33 (4.40%) Artifactory
14 28 (3.73%) Gradle
15 27 (3.60%) IntelliJ
15 27 (3.60%) WebDriver
16 26 (3.47%) jMock
17 23 (3.07%) CruiseControl
18 21 (2.80%) EasyMock
19 20 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 127 (16.93%) Banking
2 124 (16.53%) Finance
3 56 (7.47%) Investment Banking
4 51 (6.80%) Retail
5 24 (3.20%) Front Office
6 22 (2.93%) Financial Institution
7 17 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.73%) Games
9 9 (1.20%) Advertising
10 7 (0.93%) Legal
10 7 (0.93%) Marketing
11 6 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.67%) Back Office
13 3 (0.40%) Publishing
14 2 (0.27%) Law
14 2 (0.27%) French Language
15 1 (0.13%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 435 (58.00%) Developer
2 289 (38.53%) Java Developer
3 93 (12.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 66 (8.80%) Senior Developer
5 54 (7.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 48 (6.40%) Senior Java Developer
7 33 (4.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 26 (3.47%) Web Developer
9 22 (2.93%) Software Engineer
10 17 (2.27%) Applications Developer
11 16 (2.13%) Architect
12 15 (2.00%) Consultant
12 15 (2.00%) Middleware Developer
13 13 (1.73%) Java Web Developer
13 13 (1.73%) Tester
13 13 (1.73%) Automation Engineer
14 12 (1.60%) Administrator
15 11 (1.47%) Analyst
15 11 (1.47%) Operations Engineer
15 11 (1.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (36.67%) Spring
2 213 (28.40%) Web Services
3 211 (28.13%) HTML
4 172 (22.93%) XML
5 146 (19.47%) Hibernate
6 134 (17.87%) J2EE
7 130 (17.33%) SOAP
8 118 (15.73%) RESTful
9 116 (15.47%) REST
10 92 (12.27%) JSON
11 88 (11.73%) JMS
12 81 (10.80%) CSS
13 75 (10.00%) XSD
14 73 (9.73%) Java EE
15 69 (9.20%) JSP
15 69 (9.20%) jQuery
16 63 (8.40%) HTML5
17 60 (8.00%) Spring MVC
18 58 (7.73%) Servlets
19 53 (7.07%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 99 (13.20%) Open Source
2 49 (6.53%) Computer Science
3 36 (4.80%) Social Media
4 35 (4.67%) iPad
4 35 (4.67%) Derivative
5 34 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (4.13%) Data Structures
7 28 (3.73%) Market Risk
8 25 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (2.53%) Equity Derivative
10 17 (2.27%) Algorithms
10 17 (2.27%) User Experience
11 12 (1.60%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.47%) Equities
13 10 (1.33%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.33%) Wiki
13 10 (1.33%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.20%) Digital Media
14 9 (1.20%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 304 (40.53%) Linux
2 145 (19.33%) UNIX
3 88 (11.73%) CentOS
3 88 (11.73%) Ubuntu
4 77 (10.27%) Windows
5 59 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.40%) AIX
7 9 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.07%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.80%) Android
10 5 (0.67%) VMS
11 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.40%) Solaris
12 2 (0.27%) HPUX
13 1 (0.13%) MVS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (65.60%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (40.80%) Continuous Integration
3 253 (33.73%) Scrum
4 250 (33.33%) TDD
5 161 (21.47%) DevOps
6 118 (15.73%) Configuration Management
7 116 (15.47%) BDD
8 109 (14.53%) OO
9 101 (13.47%) MVC
10 91 (12.13%) E-Commerce
11 87 (11.60%) Unit Testing
12 62 (8.27%) Multithreading
13 58 (7.73%) SOA
14 56 (7.47%) Kanban
15 53 (7.07%) Content Management
16 52 (6.93%) Build Automation
17 50 (6.67%) OOD
18 49 (6.53%) Automated Testing
18 49 (6.53%) Software Engineering
19 42 (5.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 650 (86.67%) Java
2 199 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 163 (21.73%) SQL
4 92 (12.27%) Bash Shell
5 75 (10.00%) Groovy
6 63 (8.40%) Ruby
7 59 (7.87%) Python
8 53 (7.07%) Scala
9 44 (5.87%) Perl
10 41 (5.47%) Shell Script
11 36 (4.80%) C#
12 31 (4.13%) PHP
13 25 (3.33%) PL/SQL
14 18 (2.40%) C++
15 17 (2.27%) T-SQL
16 16 (2.13%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.73%) AWK
17 13 (1.73%) sed
18 12 (1.60%) XPath
19 10 (1.33%) Golang
Qualifications
1 59 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 48 (6.40%) SC Cleared
3 38 (5.07%) Degree
4 4 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.40%) ISEB
5 3 (0.40%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.93%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) SLA
3 6 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.40%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.07%) vCloud
3 6 (0.80%) Varnish
4 3 (0.40%) Docker
5 2 (0.27%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 157 (20.93%) Puppet
2 75 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (6.93%) Nagios
4 35 (4.67%) Ansible
5 29 (3.87%) ZABBIX
6 22 (2.93%) Kibana
7 20 (2.67%) Graylog2
7 20 (2.67%) Zenoss
8 14 (1.87%) Oozie
9 11 (1.47%) YUM
10 10 (1.33%) Ganglia
10 10 (1.33%) Hyperic
11 9 (1.20%) Salt
12 8 (1.07%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.80%) Capistrano
14 5 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (0.67%) logstash
15 4 (0.53%) Tivoli
16 3 (0.40%) OpenView
17 2 (0.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 242 (32.27%) Oracle
2 66 (8.80%) Perforce
3 37 (4.93%) Endeca
3 37 (4.93%) ATG
4 34 (4.53%) VMware
5 32 (4.27%) Splunk
6 27 (3.60%) Sybase
7 21 (2.80%) IBM
8 20 (2.67%) Microsoft
8 20 (2.67%) Atlassian
9 19 (2.53%) Red Hat
10 14 (1.87%) TIBCO
10 14 (1.87%) Adobe
11 11 (1.47%) Google
12 8 (1.07%) Zend
13 7 (0.93%) Bloomberg
14 6 (0.80%) Sun
14 6 (0.80%) 29West
15 5 (0.67%) Akamai
16 4 (0.53%) New Relic
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £520 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 500 - 625
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £425 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £400-£430 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £345.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago