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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 67 79 97
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +18
Contract jobs citing Maven 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.53% 4.35% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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 £39.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -12.35%
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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
79 115 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.35% 10.50% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 80 31
Average daily rate £400 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

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 20 October 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) JBehave
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (62.50%) JUnit
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) SaaS
4 4 (50.00%) CCXML
4 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 4 (50.00%) VXML
4 4 (50.00%) JMS
5 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (37.50%) Gradle
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) AWK
7 1 (12.50%) Cadence
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (12.50%) SMTP
7 1 (12.50%) Nagios

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JBehave
2 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) Gradle
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Trac
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Build Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) JMS
2 4 (50.00%) VXML
2 4 (50.00%) CCXML
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Java SE
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cadence