The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 36 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.13% 1.63% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 17.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate £450 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £386 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.11% +10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
Maven
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.98% 9.49% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 21
Average daily rate £440 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) KDB
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (66.67%) SciPy
2 2 (66.67%) NumPy
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Esper
2 2 (66.67%) Time Series Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Pyramid
2 2 (66.67%) Pandas
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) KDB
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Esper
1 2 (66.67%) NumPy
1 2 (66.67%) Pandas
1 2 (66.67%) Pyramid
1 2 (66.67%) SciPy
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Quantitative Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Time Series Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Systematic Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Talend