The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 22 July 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 North East 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 47 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Maven 7 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.36% 0.60% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.14% 11.76% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
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£325 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
86 17 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.73% 5.14% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 10 31
Average daily rate £325 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £384 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Maven
England

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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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
Tyne and Wear -8 6 £325 -13.33% 2
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) JBoss
3 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
4 13 (76.47%) Spring
5 11 (64.71%) Oracle
5 11 (64.71%) Scala
5 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
6 10 (58.82%) XML
6 10 (58.82%) XSLT
6 10 (58.82%) Adobe
6 10 (58.82%) Middleware
6 10 (58.82%) Subversion
6 10 (58.82%) Mule
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
6 10 (58.82%) WSO2
6 10 (58.82%) Play Framework
7 9 (52.94%) LiveCycle
8 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
9 7 (41.18%) JUnit
9 7 (41.18%) TDD
10 6 (35.29%) JMS
10 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
10 6 (35.29%) GIS
10 6 (35.29%) jQuery
10 6 (35.29%) JPA
10 6 (35.29%) Apache CXF
10 6 (35.29%) HTML5

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (58.82%) Mule
2 9 (52.94%) LiveCycle
3 4 (23.53%) Apache
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 10 (58.82%) Subversion
2 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
3 7 (41.18%) JUnit
4 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
4 6 (35.29%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Applications Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 13 (76.47%) Spring
3 10 (58.82%) Middleware
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (58.82%) XML
3 10 (58.82%) XSLT
3 10 (58.82%) Play Framework
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) JPA
4 6 (35.29%) JMS
4 6 (35.29%) Apache CXF
4 6 (35.29%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Java EE
6 2 (11.76%) J2EE
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) JAXB
7 1 (5.88%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Scala
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) JBoss
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) Adobe
3 10 (58.82%) WSO2