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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 146 190 189
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Contract jobs citing Maven 323 269 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.18% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.91% 8.67% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 203 179
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £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
2961 3104 2724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.50% 13.62% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2090 2315 2001
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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 29 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 29 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 +6 71 £450 -12.19% 39
Canary Wharf 0 10 £500 -20.00%
Croydon - 9 £431 -
Docklands, London +4 6 £633 +5.41%
Paddington -7 2 £525 -
Ealing - 2 £425 -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £338 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 626 (85.75%) Java
2 404 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
3 305 (41.78%) Linux
4 304 (41.64%) Jenkins
5 278 (38.08%) Continuous Integration
6 276 (37.81%) Spring
7 257 (35.21%) Git (software)
8 248 (33.97%) Web Services
9 232 (31.78%) Subversion
10 229 (31.37%) Oracle
11 211 (28.90%) TDD
12 188 (25.75%) Tomcat
13 185 (25.34%) JavaScript
14 180 (24.66%) SQL
14 180 (24.66%) Scrum
15 175 (23.97%) Ant
16 171 (23.42%) JUnit
17 166 (22.74%) HTML
18 147 (20.14%) XML
19 143 (19.59%) J2EE
20 135 (18.49%) UNIX
21 132 (18.08%) JIRA
22 130 (17.81%) DevOps
23 125 (17.12%) REST
24 124 (16.99%) Apache
25 120 (16.44%) Finance
26 118 (16.16%) JBoss
27 116 (15.89%) Puppet
28 114 (15.62%) Hibernate
29 110 (15.07%) SOAP

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 188 (25.75%) Tomcat
2 124 (16.99%) Apache
3 118 (16.16%) JBoss
4 109 (14.93%) WebLogic
5 52 (7.12%) Node.js
6 44 (6.03%) Confluence
7 35 (4.79%) Jetty
8 33 (4.52%) Mule
8 33 (4.52%) IIS
9 26 (3.56%) Mule ESB
10 25 (3.42%) WebSphere
11 24 (3.29%) Oracle Coherence
12 20 (2.74%) CMS
13 19 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 18 (2.47%) Alfresco
15 17 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (1.92%) GlassFish
17 13 (1.78%) nginx
18 11 (1.51%) IBM HTTP Server
19 10 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.82%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.27%) MS Project
3 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.14%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.68%) AquaLogic BPM
3 2 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.14%) Tridion
4 1 (0.14%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.15%) GitHub
3 14 (1.92%) PaaS
4 13 (1.78%) SaaS
4 13 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (1.10%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (0.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.68%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.41%) Route 53
9 3 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.14%) Heroku
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (9.45%) HTTP
2 39 (5.34%) Firewall
3 36 (4.93%) SSL
4 16 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.37%) OpenLDAP
5 10 (1.37%) Internet
6 6 (0.82%) DNS
6 6 (0.82%) LDAP
7 5 (0.68%) LAN
7 5 (0.68%) WAN
7 5 (0.68%) SNMP
8 4 (0.55%) DHCP
8 4 (0.55%) VPN
9 3 (0.41%) DMZ
10 2 (0.27%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.27%) AMQP
10 2 (0.27%) NFC
10 2 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.14%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (12.19%) Oracle Database
2 73 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 73 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 70 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 56 (7.67%) MySQL
5 44 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (6.03%) NoSQL
6 38 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 30 (4.11%) RDBMS
8 24 (3.29%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.33%) Redis
10 16 (2.19%) DB2
11 14 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (1.78%) Neo4j
13 9 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.10%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.10%) Triplestore
14 8 (1.10%) OLAP
15 6 (0.82%) Big Data
15 6 (0.82%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 304 (41.64%) Jenkins
2 257 (35.21%) Git (software)
3 232 (31.78%) Subversion
4 175 (23.97%) Ant
5 171 (23.42%) JUnit
6 132 (18.08%) JIRA
7 84 (11.51%) Eclipse
8 83 (11.37%) TeamCity
9 75 (10.27%) Gradle
10 65 (8.90%) Mockito
11 62 (8.49%) Selenium
12 61 (8.36%) Artifactory
13 56 (7.67%) Hudson
14 54 (7.40%) Cucumber
15 29 (3.97%) JMeter
16 25 (3.42%) Mercurial
17 24 (3.29%) Grunt
18 23 (3.15%) Mocha
19 22 (3.01%) SonarQube
20 21 (2.88%) Jasmine
General
1 120 (16.44%) Finance
2 96 (13.15%) Banking
3 50 (6.85%) Investment Banking
4 25 (3.42%) Front Office
5 21 (2.88%) Retail
6 13 (1.78%) Publishing
6 13 (1.78%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.51%) Games
8 10 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.10%) Marketing
10 6 (0.82%) Advertising
11 5 (0.68%) Legal
12 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.27%) iGaming
13 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.27%) Back Office
13 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 428 (58.63%) Developer
2 283 (38.77%) Java Developer
3 77 (10.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 58 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 39 (5.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 31 (4.25%) Architect
7 26 (3.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 23 (3.15%) Analyst
9 19 (2.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 16 (2.19%) Platform Engineer
11 15 (2.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (2.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 14 (1.92%) Release Engineer
12 14 (1.92%) C# Developer
13 13 (1.78%) Administrator
13 13 (1.78%) Software Engineer
13 13 (1.78%) Scala Developer
14 12 (1.64%) Android Developer
14 12 (1.64%) Consultant
15 11 (1.51%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (37.81%) Spring
2 248 (33.97%) Web Services
3 166 (22.74%) HTML
4 147 (20.14%) XML
5 143 (19.59%) J2EE
6 125 (17.12%) REST
7 114 (15.62%) Hibernate
8 110 (15.07%) SOAP
9 105 (14.38%) RESTful
10 95 (13.01%) CSS
11 85 (11.64%) JMS
12 73 (10.00%) HTML5
12 73 (10.00%) .NET
13 65 (8.90%) JSON
14 61 (8.36%) jQuery
14 61 (8.36%) JSP
15 51 (6.99%) AngularJS
15 51 (6.99%) Servlets
15 51 (6.99%) Java EE
16 41 (5.62%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.36%) Computer Science
2 35 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.52%) User Experience
4 27 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (3.42%) Fixed Income
6 24 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 23 (3.15%) Market Risk
8 17 (2.33%) Derivative
9 15 (2.05%) Equity Derivative
9 15 (2.05%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.78%) Equities
12 12 (1.64%) iPad
12 12 (1.64%) Social Media
13 11 (1.51%) Mobile Payment
13 11 (1.51%) Digital Media
14 10 (1.37%) Mathematics
14 10 (1.37%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.96%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.96%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 305 (41.78%) Linux
2 135 (18.49%) UNIX
3 84 (11.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 66 (9.04%) Windows
5 57 (7.81%) CentOS
6 49 (6.71%) Ubuntu
7 24 (3.29%) Android
8 19 (2.60%) Solaris
9 14 (1.92%) Mac OS X
10 11 (1.51%) AIX
11 8 (1.10%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.41%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (38.08%) Continuous Integration
3 211 (28.90%) TDD
4 180 (24.66%) Scrum
5 130 (17.81%) DevOps
6 102 (13.97%) OO
7 96 (13.15%) Unit Testing
8 95 (13.01%) BDD
9 83 (11.37%) SOA
10 79 (10.82%) Multithreading
11 70 (9.59%) SDLC
12 65 (8.90%) Open Source
13 63 (8.63%) MVC
14 53 (7.26%) Configuration Management
15 50 (6.85%) E-Commerce
16 48 (6.58%) Kanban
17 46 (6.30%) UML
18 43 (5.89%) Continuous Delivery
19 42 (5.75%) Release Management
19 42 (5.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 626 (85.75%) Java
2 185 (25.34%) JavaScript
3 180 (24.66%) SQL
4 106 (14.52%) Python
5 84 (11.51%) Bash Shell
6 61 (8.36%) Ruby
7 44 (6.03%) C#
8 42 (5.75%) C++
8 42 (5.75%) PL/SQL
9 41 (5.62%) Scala
10 39 (5.34%) PHP
11 36 (4.93%) Perl
12 34 (4.66%) Groovy
13 23 (3.15%) Shell Script
13 23 (3.15%) C
14 16 (2.19%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.23%) XQuery
16 7 (0.96%) SPARQL
17 6 (0.82%) Go
18 4 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 70 (9.59%) Degree
2 54 (7.40%) Security Cleared
3 36 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.78%) Sun Certification
4 13 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (1.10%) OCPJP
5 8 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.14%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.74%) QA
2 5 (0.68%) WAI
3 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (3.56%) Docker
2 22 (3.01%) Varnish
3 17 (2.33%) vCloud
4 16 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.82%) Squid
6 5 (0.68%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.41%) KVM
7 3 (0.41%) QEMU
8 2 (0.27%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 116 (15.89%) Puppet
2 56 (7.67%) Ansible
3 49 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (3.84%) ZABBIX
5 24 (3.29%) yum
6 22 (3.01%) ITRS Geneos
7 21 (2.88%) BladeLogic
7 21 (2.88%) Kibana
8 18 (2.47%) Salt
8 18 (2.47%) Nagios
9 16 (2.19%) Rundeck
10 14 (1.92%) CA Single Sign-On
11 12 (1.64%) logstash
12 8 (1.10%) Graphite
13 7 (0.96%) CloudHub
13 7 (0.96%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.82%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.82%) Graylog
14 6 (0.82%) Zenoss
15 4 (0.55%) StatsD
Vendors
1 229 (31.37%) Oracle
2 91 (12.47%) Red Hat
3 33 (4.52%) TIBCO
4 30 (4.11%) VMware
5 29 (3.97%) Splunk
6 27 (3.70%) IBM
7 22 (3.01%) ATG
8 21 (2.88%) Perforce
9 20 (2.74%) Sybase
10 19 (2.60%) Microsoft
11 16 (2.19%) Adobe
12 15 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (2.05%) Google
13 14 (1.92%) CA
14 12 (1.64%) Endeca
14 12 (1.64%) webMethods
15 9 (1.23%) Atlassian
15 9 (1.23%) MuleSoft
16 8 (1.10%) Twitter
16 8 (1.10%) Coverity
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