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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 182 166 196
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Contract jobs citing Maven 89 85 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 0.93% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.00% 8.47% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 19
Average daily rate
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£403 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £258 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
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
1271 1003 956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.83% 10.97% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 582 556
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.22 £30.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +32 39 £450 - 5
Hampshire -37 18 £413 +6.45% 9
Berkshire -1 14 £425 +25.00% 4
East Sussex -8 5 £325 +18.18% 1
West Sussex - 3 £394 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £338 - 3
Sussex +3 1 £400 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 118 (79.73%) Java
2 90 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (48.65%) Jenkins
4 65 (43.92%) Linux
5 58 (39.19%) Oracle
6 57 (38.51%) Ant
6 57 (38.51%) SQL
7 48 (32.43%) Subversion
7 48 (32.43%) JUnit
8 47 (31.76%) Spring
9 41 (27.70%) Eclipse
10 40 (27.03%) Web Services
10 40 (27.03%) Git (software)
11 39 (26.35%) JMS
12 38 (25.68%) Python
12 38 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (25.68%) REST
13 37 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 36 (24.32%) XML
15 33 (22.30%) JBoss
15 33 (22.30%) WebLogic
16 32 (21.62%) Selenium
17 31 (20.95%) SOA
18 30 (20.27%) HTML
18 30 (20.27%) Security Cleared
19 29 (19.59%) J2EE
19 29 (19.59%) CSS
20 26 (17.57%) SC Cleared
21 25 (16.89%) UML
22 24 (16.22%) Scrum

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 33 (22.30%) WebLogic
1 33 (22.30%) JBoss
2 18 (12.16%) Tomcat
3 16 (10.81%) Apache
4 15 (10.14%) OpenStack
5 10 (6.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.35%) IIS
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.68%) Documentum
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (7.43%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (5.41%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (3.38%) Cordys
4 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.68%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.54%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (8.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (3.38%) PaaS
4 5 (3.38%) IaaS
5 3 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.08%) LDAP
1 9 (6.08%) HTTP
2 8 (5.41%) DNS
3 7 (4.73%) SSH
4 5 (3.38%) VPN
4 5 (3.38%) Firewall
4 5 (3.38%) DHCP
5 4 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.70%) Internet
6 3 (2.03%) SSL
7 2 (1.35%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.35%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.68%) Software-Defined Radio
8 1 (0.68%) LAN
8 1 (0.68%) WAN
8 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.68%) SAN
8 1 (0.68%) MPLS
8 1 (0.68%) SS7
8 1 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.43%) MySQL
4 9 (6.08%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.35%) Triplestore
8 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.35%) DB2
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 72 (48.65%) Jenkins
2 57 (38.51%) Ant
3 48 (32.43%) JUnit
3 48 (32.43%) Subversion
4 41 (27.70%) Eclipse
5 40 (27.03%) Git (software)
6 32 (21.62%) Selenium
7 20 (13.51%) JIRA
8 16 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (10.81%) Hudson
8 16 (10.81%) Gradle
9 11 (7.43%) FindBugs
9 11 (7.43%) Checkstyle
10 9 (6.08%) YourKit
11 8 (5.41%) VisualVM
11 8 (5.41%) ANTLR
12 7 (4.73%) Mockito
12 7 (4.73%) Gerrit
12 7 (4.73%) Toad
13 6 (4.05%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (6.08%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.73%) Finance
3 3 (2.03%) Banking
3 3 (2.03%) Retail
4 2 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 79 (53.38%) Developer
2 54 (36.49%) Java Developer
3 16 (10.81%) Architect
4 15 (10.14%) Senior Developer
5 13 (8.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (6.08%) Cloud Architect
7 8 (5.41%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (4.73%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Configuration Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Release Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Hybris Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
11 4 (2.70%) UI Developer
11 4 (2.70%) UI Programmer
11 4 (2.70%) Analyst
11 4 (2.70%) Consultant
12 3 (2.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.76%) Spring
2 40 (27.03%) Web Services
3 39 (26.35%) JMS
4 38 (25.68%) REST
5 36 (24.32%) XML
6 30 (20.27%) HTML
7 29 (19.59%) J2EE
7 29 (19.59%) CSS
8 23 (15.54%) SOAP
9 22 (14.86%) JSP
9 22 (14.86%) Hibernate
9 22 (14.86%) JSON
10 19 (12.84%) Ajax
11 14 (9.46%) RESTful
11 14 (9.46%) ActiveMQ
12 13 (8.78%) JSF
13 12 (8.11%) Apache Camel
14 11 (7.43%) AngularJS
14 11 (7.43%) Java EE
14 11 (7.43%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.73%) PKI
4 5 (3.38%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.03%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.03%) User Experience
6 2 (1.35%) Linked Data
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.35%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.35%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.35%) SecurID
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.68%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.68%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.68%) BeagleBone
7 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 65 (43.92%) Linux
2 22 (14.86%) UNIX
3 19 (12.84%) Windows
4 6 (4.05%) Solaris
5 3 (2.03%) VMS
5 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (20.95%) SOA
4 25 (16.89%) UML
5 24 (16.22%) Scrum
6 19 (12.84%) Configuration Management
7 17 (11.49%) MVC
8 16 (10.81%) DevOps
9 15 (10.14%) TDD
10 14 (9.46%) Unit Testing
10 14 (9.46%) Software Deployment
11 13 (8.78%) ITSM
11 13 (8.78%) ITIL
12 12 (8.11%) Auto-Scaling
13 11 (7.43%) E-Commerce
13 11 (7.43%) Waterfall
14 10 (6.76%) BPMN
14 10 (6.76%) Automated Testing
15 9 (6.08%) OO
15 9 (6.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 118 (79.73%) Java
2 57 (38.51%) SQL
3 38 (25.68%) Python
4 37 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (14.19%) Ruby
6 19 (12.84%) PL/SQL
7 13 (8.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 8 (5.41%) XPath
8 8 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.41%) XQuery
8 8 (5.41%) Perl
9 5 (3.38%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.38%) Jython
10 4 (2.70%) C
11 3 (2.03%) C++
12 2 (1.35%) PHP
12 2 (1.35%) VB
12 2 (1.35%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (20.27%) Security Cleared
2 26 (17.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.05%) Degree
4 3 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.03%) ISEB
4 3 (2.03%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.03%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.68%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.46%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.70%) Docker
2 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (12.84%) Ansible
2 17 (11.49%) Puppet
3 10 (6.76%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (4.05%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.03%) SCCM
6 3 (2.03%) SCOM
7 2 (1.35%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (39.19%) Oracle
2 11 (7.43%) Red Hat
2 11 (7.43%) Splunk
3 8 (5.41%) TIBCO
4 5 (3.38%) Dell
4 5 (3.38%) hybris
5 4 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.03%) IBM
6 3 (2.03%) Informatica
7 2 (1.35%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.68%) BEA
8 1 (0.68%) BMC
8 1 (0.68%) Adobe
8 1 (0.68%) HP
8 1 (0.68%) Remedy
8 1 (0.68%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) Alterian
8 1 (0.68%) Huawei
8 1 (0.68%) Pega
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