The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 30 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 Reading 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 63 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.86% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.79% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 108 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.70% 11.63% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 52 31
Average daily rate £388 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 - £19.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 - £23.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Maven
Berkshire

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Reading region.

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) Ant
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (40.00%) Open Source
5 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) JBehave
5 5 (33.33%) HTTP
5 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 4 (26.67%) JMS
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) VXML
6 4 (26.67%) JUnit
6 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) CCXML
6 4 (26.67%) SaaS
7 3 (20.00%) BDD
7 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
7 3 (20.00%) Gradle
7 3 (20.00%) OSGi
7 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
7 3 (20.00%) Confluence
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
2 3 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) Ant
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) JBehave
2 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (26.67%) JUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Gradle
4 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (13.33%) Hudson
5 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
6 1 (6.67%) Trac
6 1 (6.67%) Mockito
6 1 (6.67%) Hamcrest
6 1 (6.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Release Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) JMS
2 4 (26.67%) VXML
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (26.67%) CCXML
3 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (20.00%) OSGi
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (13.33%) RESTful
4 2 (13.33%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.67%) Java SE
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Spring Security
5 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) BDD
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) DSDM
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) AWK
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Akamai
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss