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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 34 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 13 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.56% 2.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category 26.00% 26.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£475 £465 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -12.35%
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
50 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.70% 8.02% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 7
Average daily rate £450 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (53.85%) XPath
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (53.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle ADF
4 7 (53.85%) JSF
4 7 (53.85%) Ajax
4 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) XSLT
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) JMS
4 7 (53.85%) SOA
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (53.85%) XQuery
4 7 (53.85%) Ant
4 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) J2EE
5 6 (46.15%) MySQL
5 6 (46.15%) EJB
5 6 (46.15%) CSS

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) CMS
2 6 (46.15%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Ant
2 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SOA Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) JSF
2 7 (53.85%) Ajax
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle ADF
2 7 (53.85%) XSLT
2 7 (53.85%) JMS
2 7 (53.85%) J2EE
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (46.15%) RESTful
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) CSS3
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) EJB
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) SOAP
3 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) EJB 3.0
4 5 (38.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Process Management
4 6 (46.15%) Workflow
5 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) XQuery
2 7 (53.85%) XPath
2 7 (53.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle