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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 105 119 139
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Contract jobs citing Maven 469 413 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.21% 1.95% 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.76% 12.98% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 300 233
Average daily rate £500 £451 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.25%
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
3177 3183 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.00% 15.01% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2349 2405 2140
Average daily rate £475 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 37 £550 +22.15% 27
Croydon -7 4 £450 - 1
Bromley -3 3 £500 -20.00%
Westminster -5 3 £425 -23.59%
Osterley - 3 £443 -
Docklands, London 0 1 - -
Canary Wharf -7 1 £475 -30.90%
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 734 (83.13%) Java
2 618 (69.99%) Agile Software Development
3 539 (61.04%) Git (software)
4 536 (60.70%) Jenkins
5 412 (46.66%) Continuous Integration
6 353 (39.98%) Spring
7 347 (39.30%) Scrum
8 344 (38.96%) Linux
9 336 (38.05%) TDD
10 291 (32.96%) Web Services
11 247 (27.97%) JavaScript
12 238 (26.95%) DevOps
13 227 (25.71%) Tomcat
14 221 (25.03%) Subversion
15 218 (24.69%) JUnit
16 213 (24.12%) Unix
17 203 (22.99%) Puppet
18 194 (21.97%) SQL
19 193 (21.86%) Mockito
20 190 (21.52%) Ruby
21 188 (21.29%) Oracle
22 186 (21.06%) REST
23 184 (20.84%) Bash Shell
24 183 (20.72%) BDD
24 183 (20.72%) HTML
25 173 (19.59%) Hibernate
26 162 (18.35%) Configuration Management
27 160 (18.12%) JIRA
28 156 (17.67%) J2EE
29 154 (17.44%) Finance

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 227 (25.71%) Tomcat
2 143 (16.19%) Apache
3 95 (10.76%) JBoss
4 87 (9.85%) Jetty
5 82 (9.29%) Node.js
6 62 (7.02%) WebLogic
7 40 (4.53%) Confluence
8 29 (3.28%) WebSphere
9 23 (2.60%) CMS
10 21 (2.38%) nginx
11 20 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
12 19 (2.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 18 (2.04%) Alfresco
14 16 (1.81%) Apache Solr
15 14 (1.59%) Mule
16 9 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
17 8 (0.91%) Apache Spark
17 8 (0.91%) GlassFish
17 8 (0.91%) Mule ESB
18 7 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (0.79%) HipChat
2 5 (0.57%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.34%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.23%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (0.11%) MS Office
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (2.15%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.23%) Magento
2 2 (0.23%) RMDS
3 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 104 (11.78%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.98%) GitHub
3 25 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 14 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.34%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.11%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.11%) Heroku
11 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (11.78%) HTTP
2 62 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 29 (3.28%) Internet
4 18 (2.04%) Firewall
5 15 (1.70%) VPN
6 14 (1.59%) SSL
7 8 (0.91%) SSH
8 6 (0.68%) DVB
8 6 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.57%) LAN
9 5 (0.57%) SAN
10 4 (0.45%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.45%) NAS
10 4 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.34%) DMZ
11 3 (0.34%) DNS
11 3 (0.34%) LDAP
11 3 (0.34%) Multicast
12 2 (0.23%) FTP
12 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (12.91%) NoSQL
2 103 (11.66%) Relational Database
3 92 (10.42%) MySQL
4 84 (9.51%) PostgreSQL
5 76 (8.61%) MongoDB
6 66 (7.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 37 (4.19%) Oracle Database
8 36 (4.08%) SQL Server
9 34 (3.85%) Hadoop
10 30 (3.40%) Big Data
11 29 (3.28%) RDBMS
12 24 (2.72%) Apache Hive
12 24 (2.72%) Neo4j
13 21 (2.38%) HBase
14 16 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (1.47%) Jackrabbit
17 12 (1.36%) Redis
18 9 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 9 (1.02%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 539 (61.04%) Git (software)
2 536 (60.70%) Jenkins
3 221 (25.03%) Subversion
4 218 (24.69%) JUnit
5 193 (21.86%) Mockito
6 160 (18.12%) JIRA
7 137 (15.52%) Gradle
8 136 (15.40%) Cucumber
9 101 (11.44%) Ant
10 86 (9.74%) Selenium
11 84 (9.51%) Eclipse
12 73 (8.27%) TeamCity
13 69 (7.81%) JMeter
14 59 (6.68%) Hudson
15 55 (6.23%) Sonatype Nexus
16 37 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 37 (4.19%) IntelliJ
17 29 (3.28%) Grunt
18 23 (2.60%) SonarQube
19 22 (2.49%) Artifactory
General
1 154 (17.44%) Finance
2 130 (14.72%) Banking
3 58 (6.57%) Investment Banking
4 44 (4.98%) Front Office
5 42 (4.76%) Retail
6 18 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.02%) Games
9 7 (0.79%) Legal
10 6 (0.68%) Marketing
11 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.34%) Back Office
12 3 (0.34%) Publishing
12 3 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Advertising
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 562 (63.65%) Developer
2 408 (46.21%) Java Developer
3 147 (16.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 136 (15.40%) Senior Developer
5 92 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
6 73 (8.27%) Agile Developer
7 54 (6.12%) Agile Java Developer
8 50 (5.66%) Architect
9 40 (4.53%) Operations Engineer
10 31 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
10 31 (3.51%) Scala Developer
11 30 (3.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 28 (3.17%) HTML Developer
13 27 (3.06%) JavaScript Developer
14 25 (2.83%) DevOps Architect
15 23 (2.60%) Senior Agile Developer
15 23 (2.60%) Senior Agile Java Developer
15 23 (2.60%) Technical Architect
16 20 (2.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 20 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (39.98%) Spring
2 291 (32.96%) Web Services
3 186 (21.06%) REST
4 183 (20.72%) HTML
5 173 (19.59%) Hibernate
6 156 (17.67%) J2EE
7 154 (17.44%) RESTful
8 128 (14.50%) XML
9 126 (14.27%) SOAP
10 121 (13.70%) AngularJS
11 108 (12.23%) CSS
12 97 (10.99%) JMS
13 88 (9.97%) JSON
14 81 (9.17%) MCollective
15 79 (8.95%) HTML5
16 52 (5.89%) Guice
16 52 (5.89%) jQuery
17 50 (5.66%) Java EE
17 50 (5.66%) JAX-RS
18 46 (5.21%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
1 31 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 29 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (2.83%) Equities
4 24 (2.72%) User Experience
5 22 (2.49%) Derivative
5 22 (2.49%) Public Cloud
6 20 (2.27%) iPad
7 19 (2.15%) Algorithms
7 19 (2.15%) Market Risk
8 18 (2.04%) Social Media
9 16 (1.81%) Fixed Income
10 12 (1.36%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (1.25%) MPEG
12 10 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (1.13%) Wiki
13 9 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 344 (38.96%) Linux
2 213 (24.12%) Unix
3 119 (13.48%) CentOS
4 93 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 91 (10.31%) Ubuntu
6 53 (6.00%) Windows
7 25 (2.83%) Mac OS X
8 11 (1.25%) AIX
9 9 (1.02%) Solaris
10 6 (0.68%) Android
11 5 (0.57%) Windows Server
12 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (69.99%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (46.66%) Continuous Integration
3 347 (39.30%) Scrum
4 336 (38.05%) TDD
5 238 (26.95%) DevOps
6 183 (20.72%) BDD
7 162 (18.35%) Configuration Management
8 146 (16.53%) Build Automation
9 142 (16.08%) Multithreading
10 125 (14.16%) Unit Testing
11 124 (14.04%) OO
12 106 (12.00%) Pair Programming
13 97 (10.99%) Software Engineering
14 86 (9.74%) Concurrent Programming
15 78 (8.83%) E-Commerce
15 78 (8.83%) MVC
16 75 (8.49%) Open Source
17 72 (8.15%) SDLC
18 70 (7.93%) Continuous Delivery
19 66 (7.47%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 734 (83.13%) Java
2 247 (27.97%) JavaScript
3 194 (21.97%) SQL
4 190 (21.52%) Ruby
5 184 (20.84%) Bash Shell
6 113 (12.80%) Python
7 89 (10.08%) Groovy
8 61 (6.91%) Perl
9 59 (6.68%) Scala
10 55 (6.23%) PL/SQL
11 36 (4.08%) PHP
12 28 (3.17%) C#
12 28 (3.17%) C++
13 27 (3.06%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.93%) PowerShell
15 14 (1.59%) AWK
15 14 (1.59%) Erlang
15 14 (1.59%) sed
16 12 (1.36%) TypeScript
17 11 (1.25%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 104 (11.78%) Security Cleared
2 74 (8.38%) SC Cleared
3 65 (7.36%) Degree
4 11 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.45%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.45%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.06%) QA
2 14 (1.59%) SLA
3 10 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.23%) WAI
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 135 (15.29%) Docker
2 119 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.81%) vCloud
4 7 (0.79%) vSphere
5 6 (0.68%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.68%) HDFS
6 5 (0.57%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.57%) oVirt
6 5 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.23%) Cygwin
7 2 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 203 (22.99%) Puppet
2 91 (10.31%) Ansible
3 81 (9.17%) ZABBIX
4 52 (5.89%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (3.40%) Graphite
6 16 (1.81%) Salt
7 14 (1.59%) logstash
7 14 (1.59%) Oozie
8 13 (1.47%) Kubernetes
9 10 (1.13%) Rundeck
10 8 (0.91%) Kibana
11 7 (0.79%) yum
12 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.34%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.34%) Control-M
13 3 (0.34%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.34%) Mesos
13 3 (0.34%) Nagios
14 2 (0.23%) CA Wily
14 2 (0.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 188 (21.29%) Oracle
2 133 (15.06%) VMware
3 39 (4.42%) SOASTA, Inc
4 38 (4.30%) IBM
5 31 (3.51%) ATG
6 30 (3.40%) Adobe
7 26 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 22 (2.49%) Endeca
9 21 (2.38%) Atlassian
9 21 (2.38%) Perforce
10 20 (2.27%) Sybase
11 19 (2.15%) HP
11 19 (2.15%) Microsoft
12 11 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.13%) CollabNet
13 10 (1.13%) Google
13 10 (1.13%) Splunk
14 8 (0.91%) Sonatype
15 7 (0.79%) hybris
16 6 (0.68%) Akamai
London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £205.66 - £209.26 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £465 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £331.94 - £339.15 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Intelletec
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £535.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ConSol Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £310 - 340 per day + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago