The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 162 199 185
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -14
Contract jobs citing Maven 107 60 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.17% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.28% 5.27% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 33 42
Median daily rate £463 £413 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +7.14%
Maven
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1293 1138 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.15% 12.17% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 702 601
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 27 30
Median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Maven as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +29 52 £500 +11.11% 8
Hampshire -5 11 £375 +3.44% 4
Oxfordshire +1 10 £450 -10.00%
Berkshire -8 10 £450 +20.00% 2
East Sussex +8 7 £350 -
Kent - 6 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +11 5 £214 -34.23%
Sussex +5 3 £475 -
West Sussex -26 2 £500 +63.26%
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Maven.

1 173 (83.57%) Java
2 127 (61.35%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (55.07%) Jenkins
4 99 (47.83%) Linux
5 86 (41.55%) Spring
6 82 (39.61%) Web Services
7 78 (37.68%) SQL
8 74 (35.75%) Oracle
9 73 (35.27%) JUnit
10 69 (33.33%) Ant
11 64 (30.92%) Eclipse
11 64 (30.92%) Security Cleared
12 63 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (30.43%) Subversion
13 58 (28.02%) JBoss
14 55 (26.57%) XML
15 54 (26.09%) Git (software)
16 53 (25.60%) Unit Testing
17 50 (24.15%) Python
18 49 (23.67%) JIRA
19 47 (22.71%) SC Cleared
20 45 (21.74%) Selenium
20 45 (21.74%) JavaScript
21 43 (20.77%) REST
22 42 (20.29%) Hibernate
23 40 (19.32%) Gradle
24 39 (18.84%) Java EE
24 39 (18.84%) SOAP
25 36 (17.39%) Unix
25 36 (17.39%) Finance

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (28.02%) JBoss
2 34 (16.43%) Tomcat
3 20 (9.66%) OpenStack
4 16 (7.73%) Apache
4 16 (7.73%) Confluence
5 12 (5.80%) WebLogic
6 11 (5.31%) IIS
7 10 (4.83%) GlassFish
8 9 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (1.93%) Node.js
11 3 (1.45%) nginx
11 3 (1.45%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.97%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
13 1 (0.48%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.48%) CMS
13 1 (0.48%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 9 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.93%) MS Office
2 4 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.86%) OpenText Process Suite
2 6 (2.90%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.97%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.97%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.42%) Bluemix
5 4 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.93%) GitHub
6 2 (0.97%) SaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.14%) SSL
2 11 (5.31%) Firewall
3 7 (3.38%) SSH
3 7 (3.38%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.93%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.93%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.97%) Internet
6 1 (0.48%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.14%) MySQL
2 19 (9.18%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.21%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.28%) Big Data
5 12 (5.80%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.80%) SQL Server
6 11 (5.31%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (5.31%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.31%) VoltDB
7 8 (3.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (3.86%) Riak
8 7 (3.38%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (2.90%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.90%) KDB
9 6 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.45%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.97%) GIS
12 1 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 114 (55.07%) Jenkins
2 73 (35.27%) JUnit
3 69 (33.33%) Ant
4 64 (30.92%) Eclipse
5 63 (30.43%) Subversion
6 54 (26.09%) Git (software)
7 49 (23.67%) JIRA
8 45 (21.74%) Selenium
9 40 (19.32%) Gradle
10 35 (16.91%) Cucumber
11 32 (15.46%) SoapUI
12 27 (13.04%) Hudson
13 23 (11.11%) JMeter
13 23 (11.11%) Mockito
14 20 (9.66%) jMock
15 16 (7.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (6.76%) Artifactory
16 14 (6.76%) WebDriver
17 12 (5.80%) QUnit
17 12 (5.80%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 36 (17.39%) Finance
2 7 (3.38%) Publishing
3 6 (2.90%) Banking
3 6 (2.90%) Front Office
3 6 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.42%) Retail
5 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (64.25%) Developer
2 106 (51.21%) Java Developer
3 38 (18.36%) Senior Developer
4 35 (16.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (12.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (8.70%) Developer in Test
7 17 (8.21%) J2EE Developer
7 17 (8.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 14 (6.76%) Analyst
9 13 (6.28%) Test Analyst
10 11 (5.31%) Java Engineer
10 11 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (4.83%) Automation Test Analyst
11 10 (4.83%) UI Developer
12 9 (4.35%) Agile Developer
12 9 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
12 9 (4.35%) QA Engineer
13 8 (3.86%) Analyst Developer
13 8 (3.86%) Azure Engineer
13 8 (3.86%) Java Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (41.55%) Spring
2 82 (39.61%) Web Services
3 55 (26.57%) XML
4 43 (20.77%) REST
5 42 (20.29%) Hibernate
6 39 (18.84%) Java EE
6 39 (18.84%) SOAP
7 35 (16.91%) JMS
8 33 (15.94%) HTML
9 32 (15.46%) JSP
10 30 (14.49%) CSS
11 28 (13.53%) JSON
12 25 (12.08%) J2EE
12 25 (12.08%) jQuery
13 22 (10.63%) JPA
14 19 (9.18%) JCE
15 18 (8.70%) EJB
15 18 (8.70%) RESTful
16 17 (8.21%) JSF
16 17 (8.21%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.94%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.11%) PKI
3 20 (9.66%) Algorithms
4 18 (8.70%) Cryptography
5 12 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.38%) Clustering
8 6 (2.90%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.90%) Statistics
8 6 (2.90%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.97%) iPad
10 2 (0.97%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) iSeries
11 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.48%) Physics
11 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 99 (47.83%) Linux
2 36 (17.39%) Unix
3 22 (10.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (8.70%) Windows
5 11 (5.31%) VMS
6 9 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 8 (3.86%) AIX
8 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.93%) Android
10 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) CentOS
11 1 (0.48%) Fedora
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.48%) Solaris
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (61.35%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (25.60%) Unit Testing
4 35 (16.91%) Configuration Management
5 34 (16.43%) DevOps
5 34 (16.43%) TDD
6 31 (14.98%) Scrum
7 26 (12.56%) BDD
8 24 (11.59%) Functional Testing
8 24 (11.59%) Integration Testing
8 24 (11.59%) UML
9 20 (9.66%) Test Automation
9 20 (9.66%) User Stories
10 19 (9.18%) MVC
11 18 (8.70%) Software Engineering
12 17 (8.21%) Domain-Driven Design
12 17 (8.21%) Use Case
13 16 (7.73%) Regression Testing
14 15 (7.25%) Performance Testing
15 14 (6.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 173 (83.57%) Java
2 78 (37.68%) SQL
3 50 (24.15%) Python
4 45 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 27 (13.04%) Ruby
6 20 (9.66%) PL/SQL
7 17 (8.21%) Perl
8 14 (6.76%) Groovy
8 14 (6.76%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.80%) PowerShell
10 9 (4.35%) C
10 9 (4.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 8 (3.86%) C++
11 8 (3.86%) Jython
12 7 (3.38%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.90%) AspectJ
13 6 (2.90%) PHP
14 3 (1.45%) C#
15 2 (0.97%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.48%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 64 (30.92%) Security Cleared
2 47 (22.71%) SC Cleared
3 30 (14.49%) Degree
4 13 (6.28%) ISEB
4 13 (6.28%) ISTQB
5 11 (5.31%) Sun Certification
6 7 (3.38%) MCSE
6 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.93%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.66%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (7.25%) Docker
2 11 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) NFS
3 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (17.39%) Ansible
2 29 (14.01%) Puppet
3 24 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (5.31%) SCCM
4 11 (5.31%) SCOM
5 4 (1.93%) yum
6 3 (1.45%) Nagios
6 3 (1.45%) TIBCO Hawk
7 2 (0.97%) Graphite
7 2 (0.97%) Kibana
7 2 (0.97%) Rsyslog
7 2 (0.97%) SELinux
8 1 (0.48%) Packer
8 1 (0.48%) Scalr
8 1 (0.48%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (35.75%) Oracle
2 17 (8.21%) Red Hat
3 15 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.28%) Splunk
5 11 (5.31%) Atlassian
5 11 (5.31%) Dell
5 11 (5.31%) HP
5 11 (5.31%) VMware
6 10 (4.83%) ESRI
7 9 (4.35%) IBM
7 9 (4.35%) Rally
8 7 (3.38%) F5
8 7 (3.38%) Informatica
8 7 (3.38%) Sun
9 6 (2.90%) Adobe
9 6 (2.90%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.42%) ATG
11 4 (1.93%) Cisco
11 4 (1.93%) hybris
11 4 (1.93%) Talend
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