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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 111 131 179
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +48
Contract jobs citing Maven 397 333 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.93% 1.57% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.23% 11.63% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 220 169
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £349 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
3001 2864 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.61% 13.49% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2168 2069 1850
Average daily rate £425 £415 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 14
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +41.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
(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 -1 70 £463 -7.45% 29
Docklands, London +8 8 £446 - 1
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Sidcup - 1 - -
Surbiton - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bermondsey - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 708 (88.28%) Java
2 484 (60.35%) Agile Software Development
3 369 (46.01%) Linux
4 325 (40.52%) Continuous Integration
5 302 (37.66%) Jenkins
6 301 (37.53%) Git (software)
7 281 (35.04%) Spring
8 260 (32.42%) Oracle
9 244 (30.42%) Web Services
10 229 (28.55%) Subversion
11 221 (27.56%) TDD
12 217 (27.06%) HTML
13 198 (24.69%) Scrum
14 197 (24.56%) Ant
15 194 (24.19%) JUnit
16 189 (23.57%) JavaScript
17 186 (23.19%) SQL
18 169 (21.07%) UNIX
19 167 (20.82%) DevOps
20 166 (20.70%) XML
21 150 (18.70%) Puppet
22 146 (18.20%) REST
23 142 (17.71%) Tomcat
24 140 (17.46%) J2EE
25 133 (16.58%) Hibernate
26 131 (16.33%) Finance
26 131 (16.33%) SOAP
27 128 (15.96%) Banking
28 123 (15.34%) Apache
29 122 (15.21%) BDD

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 142 (17.71%) Tomcat
2 123 (15.34%) Apache
3 119 (14.84%) JBoss
4 107 (13.34%) WebLogic
5 43 (5.36%) Node.js
6 40 (4.99%) Confluence
7 28 (3.49%) Mule
8 24 (2.99%) Jetty
8 24 (2.99%) Adobe CQ
9 23 (2.87%) WebSphere
10 22 (2.74%) IIS
11 21 (2.62%) CMS
12 14 (1.75%) OpenStack
13 11 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
13 11 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
13 11 (1.37%) GlassFish
14 10 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 10 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 9 (1.12%) Apache Spark
16 8 (1.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 34 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.62%) AquaLogic BPM
3 3 (0.37%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 2 (0.25%) Summit
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.12%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.12%) Tridion
5 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.11%) GitHub
2 31 (3.87%) PaaS
3 23 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.75%) SaaS
4 14 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (0.75%) ElastiCache
6 6 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.25%) Route 53
10 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (9.35%) HTTP
2 24 (2.99%) Firewall
3 22 (2.74%) SSL
4 13 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.12%) Internet
6 7 (0.87%) DNS
7 4 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (0.50%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (0.50%) DHCP
8 3 (0.37%) AMQP
8 3 (0.37%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.37%) DVB
8 3 (0.37%) VPN
8 3 (0.37%) LDAP
9 2 (0.25%) Broadband
9 2 (0.25%) LAN
9 2 (0.25%) WAN
9 2 (0.25%) SNMP
9 2 (0.25%) NFC
9 2 (0.25%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (12.09%) Relational Database
2 88 (10.97%) Oracle Database
3 85 (10.60%) MongoDB
4 62 (7.73%) SQL Server
5 44 (5.49%) MySQL
6 41 (5.11%) NoSQL
6 41 (5.11%) Hadoop
7 39 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 38 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (4.36%) RDBMS
10 26 (3.24%) DB2
11 25 (3.12%) Neo4j
12 24 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (2.74%) Redis
14 21 (2.62%) Jackrabbit
15 16 (2.00%) Big Data
15 16 (2.00%) MariaDB
16 12 (1.50%) Apache Hive
16 12 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (1.25%) HBase
Development Applications
1 302 (37.66%) Jenkins
2 301 (37.53%) Git (software)
3 229 (28.55%) Subversion
4 197 (24.56%) Ant
5 194 (24.19%) JUnit
6 113 (14.09%) JIRA
7 101 (12.59%) Mockito
8 97 (12.09%) TeamCity
9 96 (11.97%) Cucumber
10 77 (9.60%) Eclipse
11 73 (9.10%) Selenium
12 52 (6.48%) Hudson
13 50 (6.23%) Artifactory
14 49 (6.11%) Gradle
15 22 (2.74%) Mercurial
16 21 (2.62%) jMock
17 20 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 20 (2.49%) ClearCase
17 20 (2.49%) WebDriver
18 19 (2.37%) SoapUI
General
1 131 (16.33%) Finance
2 128 (15.96%) Banking
3 49 (6.11%) Investment Banking
4 30 (3.74%) Retail
5 26 (3.24%) Front Office
6 21 (2.62%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.62%) Games
8 11 (1.37%) Advertising
9 10 (1.25%) Marketing
10 9 (1.12%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.00%) Publishing
11 8 (1.00%) Legal
12 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.50%) Back Office
12 4 (0.50%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.25%) French Language
14 2 (0.25%) iGaming
15 1 (0.12%) Greek Language
15 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 465 (57.98%) Developer
2 328 (40.90%) Java Developer
3 104 (12.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 72 (8.98%) Senior Developer
5 55 (6.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 47 (5.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 31 (3.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 28 (3.49%) Architect
9 24 (2.99%) Analyst
10 18 (2.24%) Automation Engineer
11 13 (1.62%) Consultant
11 13 (1.62%) C# Developer
11 13 (1.62%) Release Engineer
11 13 (1.62%) Android Developer
12 12 (1.50%) Software Engineer
13 11 (1.37%) Web Developer
13 11 (1.37%) Operations Engineer
13 11 (1.37%) Deployment Analyst
13 11 (1.37%) Platform Engineer
13 11 (1.37%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (35.04%) Spring
2 244 (30.42%) Web Services
3 217 (27.06%) HTML
4 166 (20.70%) XML
5 146 (18.20%) REST
6 140 (17.46%) J2EE
7 133 (16.58%) Hibernate
8 131 (16.33%) SOAP
9 111 (13.84%) RESTful
10 107 (13.34%) JMS
11 104 (12.97%) CSS
12 79 (9.85%) JSON
13 78 (9.73%) JSP
14 68 (8.48%) Java EE
15 67 (8.35%) Servlets
16 64 (7.98%) .NET
17 62 (7.73%) HTML5
18 56 (6.98%) XSD
19 55 (6.86%) jQuery
20 52 (6.48%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.48%) Open Source
2 51 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 47 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (5.36%) Derivative
5 32 (3.99%) User Experience
6 28 (3.49%) Equity Derivative
7 27 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.62%) Fixed Income
8 21 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (2.37%) Data Structures
9 19 (2.37%) Social Media
9 19 (2.37%) iPad
10 17 (2.12%) Mobile App
10 17 (2.12%) Mobile Payment
11 16 (2.00%) Equities
12 12 (1.50%) Algorithms
13 10 (1.25%) Digital Media
14 9 (1.12%) Mathematics
15 8 (1.00%) Market Risk
15 8 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 369 (46.01%) Linux
2 169 (21.07%) UNIX
3 104 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 95 (11.85%) Ubuntu
5 90 (11.22%) CentOS
6 89 (11.10%) Windows
7 23 (2.87%) Mac OS X
8 21 (2.62%) Android
9 12 (1.50%) AIX
9 12 (1.50%) Solaris
10 9 (1.12%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.62%) VMS
12 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.12%) Scientific Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (60.35%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (40.52%) Continuous Integration
3 221 (27.56%) TDD
4 198 (24.69%) Scrum
5 167 (20.82%) DevOps
6 122 (15.21%) BDD
7 104 (12.97%) OO
8 93 (11.60%) SOA
9 89 (11.10%) Unit Testing
10 82 (10.22%) Configuration Management
11 73 (9.10%) Multithreading
12 70 (8.73%) E-Commerce
13 62 (7.73%) MVC
14 56 (6.98%) Kanban
15 54 (6.73%) Build Automation
15 54 (6.73%) Web Development
16 46 (5.74%) Automated Testing
17 44 (5.49%) UML
18 43 (5.36%) OOP
18 43 (5.36%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 708 (88.28%) Java
2 189 (23.57%) JavaScript
3 186 (23.19%) SQL
4 120 (14.96%) Bash Shell
5 90 (11.22%) Python
6 79 (9.85%) Ruby
7 55 (6.86%) Scala
7 55 (6.86%) Perl
8 53 (6.61%) Groovy
9 45 (5.61%) C#
10 41 (5.11%) PL/SQL
11 28 (3.49%) PHP
11 28 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 27 (3.37%) C++
13 18 (2.24%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.87%) Golang
15 13 (1.62%) C
16 8 (1.00%) XQuery
17 7 (0.87%) AWK
17 7 (0.87%) sed
Qualifications
1 75 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 62 (7.73%) SC Cleared
3 61 (7.61%) Degree
4 16 (2.00%) VCP4
5 14 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (1.50%) Sun Certification
7 8 (1.00%) OCPJP
7 8 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.62%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.25%) ISEB
10 2 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.12%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.12%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.37%) vCloud
3 12 (1.50%) Docker
4 11 (1.37%) Varnish
5 2 (0.25%) Squid
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.12%) HDFS
6 1 (0.12%) QEMU
6 1 (0.12%) KVM
6 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 150 (18.70%) Puppet
2 81 (10.10%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (8.60%) Ansible
4 38 (4.74%) Nagios
5 32 (3.99%) ZABBIX
6 23 (2.87%) Kibana
7 16 (2.00%) yum
8 15 (1.87%) ITRS Geneos
9 14 (1.75%) Graylog
9 14 (1.75%) Graphite
9 14 (1.75%) Zenoss
10 12 (1.50%) BladeLogic
11 10 (1.25%) Vagrant
12 9 (1.12%) CA Single Sign-On
12 9 (1.12%) Salt
13 7 (0.87%) logstash
13 7 (0.87%) Oozie
14 6 (0.75%) Control-M
15 5 (0.62%) StatsD
16 4 (0.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 260 (32.42%) Oracle
2 62 (7.73%) Red Hat
3 37 (4.61%) Perforce
3 37 (4.61%) VMware
4 33 (4.11%) Microsoft
5 31 (3.87%) Sybase
6 29 (3.62%) ATG
7 27 (3.37%) TIBCO
8 25 (3.12%) IBM
9 22 (2.74%) Splunk
10 21 (2.62%) Endeca
11 17 (2.12%) Atlassian
12 16 (2.00%) Google
12 16 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.75%) Adobe
14 12 (1.50%) webMethods
15 9 (1.12%) CA
16 8 (1.00%) Axway
16 8 (1.00%) Bloomberg
16 8 (1.00%) Atomikos
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £680.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago
Central London
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago