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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 151 148 163
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Maven 355 366 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.46% 1.44% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.87% 11.01% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 250 256
Average daily rate
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£445 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £385 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
3597 3325 2964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.79% 13.12% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2565 2391 2023
Average daily rate £420 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 24
Average hourly rate £45.00 £48.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £24.01 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £59.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -2.66%

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 1 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 1 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 -7 75 £538 -2.27% 27
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 537 (86.06%) Java
2 275 (44.07%) Spring
3 249 (39.90%) Continuous Integration
4 242 (38.78%) Oracle
5 229 (36.70%) Linux
5 229 (36.70%) Jenkins
6 228 (36.54%) Scrum
7 227 (36.38%) TDD
8 223 (35.74%) Web Services
9 206 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
10 175 (28.04%) Hibernate
11 171 (27.40%) JUnit
12 169 (27.08%) Git (software)
13 167 (26.76%) HTML
14 164 (26.28%) Subversion
15 163 (26.12%) XML
16 162 (25.96%) SQL
17 160 (25.64%) JavaScript
18 154 (24.68%) J2EE
19 149 (23.88%) Ant
20 146 (23.40%) JIRA
21 122 (19.55%) SOAP
22 118 (18.91%) Tomcat
22 118 (18.91%) MVC
23 117 (18.75%) Finance
23 117 (18.75%) UNIX
24 113 (18.11%) Apache
25 108 (17.31%) DevOps
26 107 (17.15%) JBoss
27 103 (16.51%) Puppet

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 118 (18.91%) Tomcat
2 113 (18.11%) Apache
3 93 (14.90%) WebLogic
4 52 (8.33%) Confluence
5 31 (4.97%) Apache Solr
6 21 (3.37%) WebSphere
7 19 (3.04%) Jetty
8 14 (2.24%) Oracle Coherence
9 12 (1.92%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.76%) Alfresco
10 11 (1.76%) Oracle Service Bus
10 11 (1.76%) AquaLogic
11 10 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (1.60%) Node.js
11 10 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (1.60%) Mule
11 10 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (1.44%) Apache ServiceMix
12 9 (1.44%) Adobe CQ
12 9 (1.44%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.32%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.60%) GitHub
5 7 (1.12%) SaaS
6 4 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.32%) PaaS
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.25%) HTTP
2 22 (3.53%) Internet
3 13 (2.08%) LDAP
3 13 (2.08%) SSL
4 7 (1.12%) DSL
5 6 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.96%) SSH
5 6 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.80%) 2G
6 5 (0.80%) 3G
6 5 (0.80%) Wireshark
6 5 (0.80%) 4G
7 4 (0.64%) DNS
8 3 (0.48%) SAN
8 3 (0.48%) RTP
8 3 (0.48%) RTSP
8 3 (0.48%) NAS
9 2 (0.32%) AMQP
9 2 (0.32%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (11.86%) MySQL
2 57 (9.13%) NoSQL
3 55 (8.81%) Oracle Database
4 52 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 50 (8.01%) MongoDB
6 42 (6.73%) Relational Database
7 24 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (3.37%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.88%) Big Data
11 16 (2.56%) Apache Hive
11 16 (2.56%) RDBMS
12 14 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (1.92%) DB2
14 11 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (1.44%) Redis
15 9 (1.44%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.44%) Impala
Development Applications
1 229 (36.70%) Jenkins
2 171 (27.40%) JUnit
3 169 (27.08%) Git (software)
4 164 (26.28%) Subversion
5 149 (23.88%) Ant
6 146 (23.40%) JIRA
7 95 (15.22%) Selenium
8 87 (13.94%) TeamCity
9 76 (12.18%) Mockito
10 74 (11.86%) Cucumber
11 73 (11.70%) Hudson
12 60 (9.62%) Eclipse
13 31 (4.97%) WebDriver
14 26 (4.17%) CruiseControl
15 24 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 23 (3.69%) IntelliJ
16 23 (3.69%) Artifactory
17 21 (3.37%) Mercurial
18 20 (3.21%) jMock
19 19 (3.04%) EasyMock
General
1 117 (18.75%) Finance
2 93 (14.90%) Banking
3 54 (8.65%) Retail
4 44 (7.05%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.72%) Front Office
6 12 (1.92%) Back Office
7 10 (1.60%) Games
8 9 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.12%) Marketing
11 5 (0.80%) Advertising
12 4 (0.64%) Publishing
13 3 (0.48%) Legal
13 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.16%) Law
14 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 383 (61.38%) Developer
2 236 (37.82%) Java Developer
3 55 (8.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 54 (8.65%) Senior Developer
5 46 (7.37%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (4.01%) Software Engineer
6 25 (4.01%) Web Developer
7 22 (3.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 21 (3.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 19 (3.04%) Consultant
10 16 (2.56%) Architect
11 15 (2.40%) Tester
11 15 (2.40%) Analyst
11 15 (2.40%) Applications Developer
11 15 (2.40%) Middleware Developer
11 15 (2.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 11 (1.76%) DevOps Consultant
12 11 (1.76%) Administrator
12 11 (1.76%) Web Applications Developer
13 10 (1.60%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (44.07%) Spring
2 223 (35.74%) Web Services
3 175 (28.04%) Hibernate
4 167 (26.76%) HTML
5 163 (26.12%) XML
6 154 (24.68%) J2EE
7 122 (19.55%) SOAP
8 101 (16.19%) RESTful
9 83 (13.30%) REST
10 80 (12.82%) JMS
11 79 (12.66%) JSON
12 77 (12.34%) Java EE
13 67 (10.74%) XSD
14 63 (10.10%) Spring MVC
14 63 (10.10%) jQuery
15 60 (9.62%) CSS
16 57 (9.13%) JPA
17 51 (8.17%) JSP
18 50 (8.01%) JDBC
19 49 (7.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 96 (15.38%) Open Source
2 41 (6.57%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.57%) iPad
3 40 (6.41%) Social Media
4 30 (4.81%) Market Risk
5 20 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.88%) Visualisation
7 17 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (2.56%) Credit Risk
9 15 (2.40%) Fixed Income
10 12 (1.92%) Wiki
11 9 (1.44%) Statistics
12 8 (1.28%) Derivative
12 8 (1.28%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.96%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.80%) Hedge funds
14 5 (0.80%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 5 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 229 (36.70%) Linux
2 117 (18.75%) UNIX
3 54 (8.65%) Windows
4 38 (6.09%) CentOS
5 33 (5.29%) Ubuntu
6 22 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.76%) AIX
8 7 (1.12%) Android
9 6 (0.96%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.48%) Solaris
11 2 (0.32%) MVS
11 2 (0.32%) HPUX
12 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) Debian
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (39.90%) Continuous Integration
2 228 (36.54%) Scrum
3 227 (36.38%) TDD
4 206 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (18.91%) MVC
6 108 (17.31%) DevOps
7 96 (15.38%) OO
8 93 (14.90%) BDD
9 84 (13.46%) E-Commerce
10 80 (12.82%) Unit Testing
11 77 (12.34%) Configuration Management
12 55 (8.81%) SOA
13 51 (8.17%) Software Engineering
14 50 (8.01%) UML
15 49 (7.85%) Content Management
16 45 (7.21%) Multithreading
17 44 (7.05%) Waterfall
18 39 (6.25%) ERP
19 37 (5.93%) Pair Programming
20 36 (5.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 537 (86.06%) Java
2 162 (25.96%) SQL
3 160 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 74 (11.86%) Groovy
5 56 (8.97%) Python
6 47 (7.53%) Bash Shell
7 42 (6.73%) Ruby
8 36 (5.77%) Shell Script
9 32 (5.13%) C#
10 29 (4.65%) PL/SQL
11 27 (4.33%) Scala
12 26 (4.17%) PHP
13 22 (3.53%) C++
14 21 (3.37%) Perl
15 18 (2.88%) T-SQL
16 16 (2.56%) C
16 16 (2.56%) XPath
17 10 (1.60%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.60%) XQuery
18 8 (1.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 32 (5.13%) Degree
2 28 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.96%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (0.64%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.48%) ISEB
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.32%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (10.90%) QA
2 7 (1.12%) SLA
3 6 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.80%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (3.69%) vCloud
2 17 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.96%) Varnish
4 5 (0.80%) HDFS
5 3 (0.48%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.16%) Xen
6 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 103 (16.51%) Puppet
2 41 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (5.13%) Nagios
4 15 (2.40%) ZABBIX
5 12 (1.92%) Kibana
6 11 (1.76%) Graylog2
6 11 (1.76%) Zenoss
6 11 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (1.60%) YUM
8 9 (1.44%) Ganglia
8 9 (1.44%) Hyperic
9 7 (1.12%) Oozie
9 7 (1.12%) Salt
10 4 (0.64%) Ansible
10 4 (0.64%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.48%) OpenSSO
11 3 (0.48%) OpenView
11 3 (0.48%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 242 (38.78%) Oracle
2 107 (17.15%) JBoss
3 58 (9.29%) Perforce
4 43 (6.89%) Endeca
5 41 (6.57%) ATG
6 27 (4.33%) VMware
7 25 (4.01%) IBM
8 23 (3.69%) Splunk
9 21 (3.37%) Sybase
10 16 (2.56%) Red Hat
10 16 (2.56%) Atlassian
11 14 (2.24%) Google
12 11 (1.76%) Sun
12 11 (1.76%) Akamai
13 10 (1.60%) TIBCO
14 8 (1.28%) Microsoft
14 8 (1.28%) Zend
15 7 (1.12%) HP
16 5 (0.80%) Fidessa
16 5 (0.80%) Apple
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