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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 150 157 161
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Maven 360 359 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.43% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.99% 10.67% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 245 255
Average daily rate
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£438 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -18.82%
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
3602 3363 2886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.71% 13.36% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2670 2406 1944
Average daily rate £415 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £22.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £57.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 September 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 September 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 +1 75 £550 +4.76% 25
Canary Wharf +18 1 £500 +9.89%
Paddington +8 1 - -
Southwark - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 550 (86.75%) Java
2 402 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
3 284 (44.79%) Spring
4 249 (39.27%) Continuous Integration
5 243 (38.33%) Oracle
6 236 (37.22%) Scrum
6 236 (37.22%) TDD
7 235 (37.07%) Linux
8 229 (36.12%) Jenkins
9 226 (35.65%) Web Services
10 180 (28.39%) Git (software)
11 176 (27.76%) JUnit
12 174 (27.44%) Hibernate
13 167 (26.34%) XML
14 166 (26.18%) JavaScript
15 164 (25.87%) HTML
16 161 (25.39%) Subversion
17 157 (24.76%) SQL
18 147 (23.19%) J2EE
19 146 (23.03%) Ant
20 144 (22.71%) JIRA
21 128 (20.19%) SOAP
22 125 (19.72%) MVC
23 124 (19.56%) Tomcat
24 123 (19.40%) Finance
25 120 (18.93%) UNIX
26 115 (18.14%) Apache
27 112 (17.67%) RESTful
27 112 (17.67%) DevOps
28 111 (17.51%) JBoss

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 124 (19.56%) Tomcat
2 115 (18.14%) Apache
3 87 (13.72%) WebLogic
4 52 (8.20%) Confluence
5 30 (4.73%) Apache Solr
6 22 (3.47%) Jetty
6 22 (3.47%) WebSphere
7 17 (2.68%) Oracle Coherence
8 14 (2.21%) OpenStack
9 12 (1.89%) Adobe CQ
10 11 (1.74%) Node.js
10 11 (1.74%) Alfresco
11 10 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (1.42%) AquaLogic
12 9 (1.42%) SAS
12 9 (1.42%) Mule
12 9 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
12 9 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 13 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.32%) AquaLogic BPM
2 2 (0.32%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 1 (0.16%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (1.74%) GitHub
4 7 (1.10%) SaaS
5 4 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.31%) HTTP
2 24 (3.79%) Internet
3 14 (2.21%) LDAP
4 12 (1.89%) SSL
5 8 (1.26%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.26%) DSL
6 6 (0.95%) SSH
6 6 (0.95%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.79%) DNS
7 5 (0.79%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.47%) NAS
8 3 (0.47%) AMQP
8 3 (0.47%) 4G
8 3 (0.47%) 2G
8 3 (0.47%) SAN
8 3 (0.47%) RTSP
8 3 (0.47%) 3G
8 3 (0.47%) RTP
9 2 (0.32%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.16%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (10.73%) MySQL
2 58 (9.15%) NoSQL
2 58 (9.15%) Oracle Database
3 57 (8.99%) Relational Database
4 56 (8.83%) SQL Server
5 52 (8.20%) MongoDB
6 26 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (3.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (3.47%) Hadoop
9 21 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (3.31%) RDBMS
10 19 (3.00%) Big Data
11 18 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (2.68%) Apache Hive
13 16 (2.52%) DB2
14 11 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.58%) HBase
15 10 (1.58%) Redis
16 9 (1.42%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 229 (36.12%) Jenkins
2 180 (28.39%) Git (software)
3 176 (27.76%) JUnit
4 161 (25.39%) Subversion
5 146 (23.03%) Ant
6 144 (22.71%) JIRA
7 90 (14.20%) Selenium
7 90 (14.20%) TeamCity
8 84 (13.25%) Mockito
9 75 (11.83%) Hudson
10 72 (11.36%) Cucumber
11 62 (9.78%) Eclipse
12 27 (4.26%) CruiseControl
12 27 (4.26%) WebDriver
13 25 (3.94%) jMock
14 24 (3.79%) Artifactory
15 23 (3.63%) IntelliJ
16 21 (3.31%) Gradle
17 20 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 20 (3.15%) EasyMock
General
1 123 (19.40%) Finance
2 97 (15.30%) Banking
3 51 (8.04%) Retail
4 47 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.00%) Front Office
6 14 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.26%) Advertising
8 8 (1.26%) Games
9 7 (1.10%) Marketing
9 7 (1.10%) Back Office
10 4 (0.63%) Legal
10 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.47%) Publishing
12 2 (0.32%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 394 (62.15%) Developer
2 254 (40.06%) Java Developer
3 57 (8.99%) Senior Developer
3 57 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 49 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (4.26%) Software Engineer
6 26 (4.10%) Web Developer
7 24 (3.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 19 (3.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 17 (2.68%) Consultant
9 17 (2.68%) Applications Developer
9 17 (2.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 16 (2.52%) Middleware Developer
11 15 (2.37%) Architect
11 15 (2.37%) Tester
11 15 (2.37%) Analyst
12 11 (1.74%) Administrator
12 11 (1.74%) Web Applications Developer
12 11 (1.74%) Java Web Developer
12 11 (1.74%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (44.79%) Spring
2 226 (35.65%) Web Services
3 174 (27.44%) Hibernate
4 167 (26.34%) XML
5 164 (25.87%) HTML
6 147 (23.19%) J2EE
7 128 (20.19%) SOAP
8 112 (17.67%) RESTful
9 90 (14.20%) JSON
10 83 (13.09%) JMS
11 82 (12.93%) REST
12 76 (11.99%) Java EE
13 73 (11.51%) XSD
14 69 (10.88%) Spring MVC
15 62 (9.78%) jQuery
16 61 (9.62%) CSS
17 55 (8.68%) JSP
18 52 (8.20%) JPA
18 52 (8.20%) Apache Camel
19 50 (7.89%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 92 (14.51%) Open Source
2 46 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 37 (5.84%) Social Media
4 36 (5.68%) iPad
5 31 (4.89%) Market Risk
6 23 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (2.52%) Mobile App
9 15 (2.37%) Visualisation
10 13 (2.05%) Wiki
11 12 (1.89%) User Experience
12 11 (1.74%) Credit Risk
13 8 (1.26%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.26%) Fixed Income
13 8 (1.26%) Derivative
14 7 (1.10%) Statistics
15 6 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 5 (0.79%) Management Information System
16 5 (0.79%) Mathematics
16 5 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 235 (37.07%) Linux
2 120 (18.93%) UNIX
3 56 (8.83%) Windows
4 43 (6.78%) CentOS
5 37 (5.84%) Ubuntu
6 26 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.05%) AIX
8 7 (1.10%) Android
9 6 (0.95%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) HPUX
11 2 (0.32%) Solaris
11 2 (0.32%) VMS
11 2 (0.32%) MVS
12 1 (0.16%) Debian
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (39.27%) Continuous Integration
3 236 (37.22%) TDD
3 236 (37.22%) Scrum
4 125 (19.72%) MVC
5 112 (17.67%) DevOps
6 107 (16.88%) OO
7 95 (14.98%) BDD
8 89 (14.04%) Configuration Management
9 85 (13.41%) Unit Testing
10 80 (12.62%) E-Commerce
11 57 (8.99%) Multithreading
12 52 (8.20%) SOA
13 51 (8.04%) Software Engineering
14 50 (7.89%) Content Management
15 49 (7.73%) UML
16 43 (6.78%) Kanban
17 42 (6.62%) Waterfall
18 39 (6.15%) Pair Programming
19 38 (5.99%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 550 (86.75%) Java
2 166 (26.18%) JavaScript
3 157 (24.76%) SQL
4 69 (10.88%) Groovy
5 51 (8.04%) Bash Shell
6 49 (7.73%) Python
7 41 (6.47%) Ruby
8 37 (5.84%) Scala
9 36 (5.68%) Shell Script
10 35 (5.52%) C#
11 30 (4.73%) PL/SQL
12 29 (4.57%) PHP
13 22 (3.47%) C++
14 20 (3.15%) Perl
15 19 (3.00%) T-SQL
16 14 (2.21%) C
16 14 (2.21%) XPath
17 10 (1.58%) PowerShell
18 9 (1.42%) AWK
18 9 (1.42%) sed
Qualifications
1 31 (4.89%) Degree
2 30 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.10%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.95%) Sun Certification
5 5 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.47%) ISEB
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.32%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.99%) QA
2 7 (1.10%) SLA
3 6 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.47%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (3.47%) vCloud
2 20 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.95%) Varnish
4 3 (0.47%) Cygwin
4 3 (0.47%) HDFS
5 2 (0.32%) Docker
6 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 107 (16.88%) Puppet
2 39 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (4.89%) Nagios
4 17 (2.68%) ZABBIX
5 14 (2.21%) Kibana
6 13 (2.05%) Graylog2
6 13 (2.05%) Zenoss
7 10 (1.58%) YUM
7 10 (1.58%) Oozie
8 9 (1.42%) Ganglia
8 9 (1.42%) Hyperic
9 7 (1.10%) Salt
9 7 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.79%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.63%) Ansible
12 3 (0.47%) OpenSSO
12 3 (0.47%) OpenView
13 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 243 (38.33%) Oracle
2 111 (17.51%) JBoss
3 59 (9.31%) Perforce
4 40 (6.31%) Endeca
5 38 (5.99%) ATG
6 29 (4.57%) VMware
7 26 (4.10%) Sybase
8 25 (3.94%) IBM
9 24 (3.79%) Splunk
10 18 (2.84%) Atlassian
11 15 (2.37%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.89%) Google
13 11 (1.74%) TIBCO
14 10 (1.58%) Akamai
15 9 (1.42%) Sun
16 8 (1.26%) Microsoft
16 8 (1.26%) Zend
17 7 (1.10%) Adobe
18 5 (0.79%) HP
19 4 (0.63%) BEA
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £545.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 450 - 550
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £585 per day
Posted: 25 days ago