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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 61 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Maven 8 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.95% 1.00% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 8.55% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Average daily rate
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£438 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £180 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £338 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.78 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-22.11% +24.24%
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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
88 117 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.43% 11.75% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 72 54
Average daily rate £388 £300 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -10.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 January 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 9 (81.82%) JUnit
1 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Apache CXF
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Struts
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (45.45%) Struts2
4 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Subversion
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) Kanban
6 3 (27.27%) jMock
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) ZABBIX
6 3 (27.27%) OpenLDAP

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JUnit
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) jMock
5 3 (27.27%) DbUnit
5 3 (27.27%) Mockito
6 1 (9.09%) InstallAnywhere
6 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 1 (9.09%) Hudson
6 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (9.09%) JBehave
6 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Build Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Apache CXF
3 5 (45.45%) Struts2
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
3 5 (45.45%) Struts
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (27.27%) PowerMock
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) ZABBIX
1 3 (27.27%) Hyperic
1 3 (27.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cadence
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
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