The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 74 63 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Maven 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 0.80% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.48% 8.24% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
115 85 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.76% 9.75% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 48 66
Average daily rate £360 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 27 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) jMock
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) DbUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Toad
3 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) jMock
3 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (16.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) PowerMock
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) RESTEasy
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) Micro Focus
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Alterian