The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 30 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.13% - 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.75% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£525 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
Maven
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.35% 9.39% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 8
Average daily rate £425 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £210 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £338 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) JUnit
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Dojo
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) Build Forge
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Spring Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) Jetty
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) DMZ
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) HBase
3 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) Build Forge
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (20.00%) Ant
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
5 1 (10.00%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (10.00%) FishEye
5 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (10.00%) Capybara
5 1 (10.00%) Gradle
5 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) Spring Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Dojo
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Tandem
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Code Coverage
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) AOP
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) AWK
5 1 (10.00%) Jython
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vCloud
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Salt
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (10.00%) HP