The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Middlesex region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.82% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.43%
Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.75% 5.42% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 9
Average daily rate £425 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.21% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
Maven
South East

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the Middlesex region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Maven
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TestNG
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (33.33%) TestNG
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center