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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 144 187 167
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -20
Contract jobs citing Maven 129 88 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.47% 0.90% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.47% 7.13% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 44 48
Median daily rate £475 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.38% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.84% +35.71%
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
1362 1235 1024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.54% 12.62% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 765 579
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £457 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 27 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £22.86 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Oxfordshire +54 69 £475 +40.74% 7
Surrey -25 14 £550 +22.22% 1
Berkshire +8 13 £418 -1.76% 2
West Sussex +5 11 £475 +20.63%
East Sussex +12 8 £351 +7.84% 1
Hampshire -10 5 £393 -4.84% 9
Buckinghamshire - 3 £298 - 6
Kent - 3 - - 2
Middlesex +2 1 - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 209 (87.45%) Java
2 168 (70.29%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (63.60%) Jenkins
4 132 (55.23%) Spring
5 127 (53.14%) JUnit
6 118 (49.37%) SQL
7 94 (39.33%) Linux
8 85 (35.56%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (33.89%) Web Services
10 78 (32.64%) Tomcat
10 78 (32.64%) Cucumber
11 77 (32.22%) Scrum
12 73 (30.54%) JavaScript
13 71 (29.71%) Amazon AWS
14 68 (28.45%) JMS
15 65 (27.20%) RESTful
16 64 (26.78%) Oracle
17 63 (26.36%) JIRA
17 63 (26.36%) Mockito
18 62 (25.94%) Microsoft Azure
19 61 (25.52%) AngularJS
19 61 (25.52%) JSON
20 58 (24.27%) J2EE
21 57 (23.85%) Kanban
22 54 (22.59%) Finance
23 53 (22.18%) JBoss
23 53 (22.18%) MongoDB
23 53 (22.18%) Gradle
24 52 (21.76%) REST
25 50 (20.92%) Git (software)

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 78 (32.64%) Tomcat
2 53 (22.18%) JBoss
3 46 (19.25%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (13.39%) Confluence
5 14 (5.86%) IIS
5 14 (5.86%) OpenStack
6 12 (5.02%) Apache
7 9 (3.77%) GlassFish
8 8 (3.35%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.51%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.67%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.67%) nginx
10 4 (1.67%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.26%) Jetty
12 2 (0.84%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
13 1 (0.42%) CMS
13 1 (0.42%) Documentum
13 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 71 (29.71%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (25.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (16.32%) Cloud Computing
4 38 (15.90%) GitHub
5 7 (2.93%) Bluemix
5 7 (2.93%) IaaS
5 7 (2.93%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (2.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.67%) PaaS
8 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.79%) SSL
2 13 (5.44%) Firewall
3 9 (3.77%) SSH
3 9 (3.77%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.67%) LDAP
5 2 (0.84%) DHCP
5 2 (0.84%) DNS
5 2 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.84%) LAN
5 2 (0.84%) MPLS
5 2 (0.84%) Network Security
5 2 (0.84%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.84%) VLAN
5 2 (0.84%) VPN
5 2 (0.84%) WAN
5 2 (0.84%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.42%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.18%) MongoDB
2 34 (14.23%) Couchbase
3 19 (7.95%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.11%) MySQL
5 13 (5.44%) Oracle Database
6 12 (5.02%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.18%) KDB
7 10 (4.18%) VoltDB
8 9 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (2.93%) SQL Server
10 6 (2.51%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.09%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (2.09%) DB2
11 5 (2.09%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.67%) Big Data
13 3 (1.26%) JasperReports
14 2 (0.84%) GIS
14 2 (0.84%) Hazelcast
15 1 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 152 (63.60%) Jenkins
2 127 (53.14%) JUnit
3 78 (32.64%) Cucumber
4 63 (26.36%) JIRA
4 63 (26.36%) Mockito
5 53 (22.18%) Gradle
6 50 (20.92%) Git (software)
7 47 (19.67%) Ant
7 47 (19.67%) Eclipse
7 47 (19.67%) Subversion
8 44 (18.41%) SoapUI
9 41 (17.15%) Selenium
10 35 (14.64%) Spock
11 26 (10.88%) JMeter
12 22 (9.21%) Hudson
12 22 (9.21%) jMock
13 18 (7.53%) WebDriver
14 17 (7.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (5.86%) Talend Open Studio
16 12 (5.02%) JBehave
General
1 54 (22.59%) Finance
2 21 (8.79%) Publishing
3 13 (5.44%) Banking
4 11 (4.60%) Front Office
5 7 (2.93%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.67%) Retail
7 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.84%) Billing
8 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 153 (64.02%) Developer
2 127 (53.14%) Java Developer
3 30 (12.55%) Analyst
4 29 (12.13%) Senior Developer
4 29 (12.13%) Test Analyst
5 25 (10.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (8.37%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (7.53%) Automation Test Analyst
8 17 (7.11%) Developer in Test
9 16 (6.69%) Java Engineer
10 15 (6.28%) Agile Developer
10 15 (6.28%) Agile Java Developer
11 14 (5.86%) AWS Developer
11 14 (5.86%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (5.02%) J2EE Developer
12 12 (5.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (4.18%) MongoDB Developer
13 10 (4.18%) Quantitative Developer
13 10 (4.18%) Software Engineer
14 9 (3.77%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (55.23%) Spring
2 81 (33.89%) Web Services
3 68 (28.45%) JMS
4 65 (27.20%) RESTful
5 61 (25.52%) AngularJS
5 61 (25.52%) JSON
6 58 (24.27%) J2EE
7 52 (21.76%) REST
8 42 (17.57%) SOAP
9 39 (16.32%) XML
10 36 (15.06%) JSP
11 34 (14.23%) HTML
12 28 (11.72%) Java EE
13 24 (10.04%) Hibernate
14 22 (9.21%) CSS
15 20 (8.37%) jQuery
16 17 (7.11%) JAX-RS
16 17 (7.11%) Spring MVC
17 13 (5.44%) Ajax
17 13 (5.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.81%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.95%) Algorithms
3 14 (5.86%) PKI
4 13 (5.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (4.60%) Cryptography
6 10 (4.18%) Hedge funds
6 10 (4.18%) Statistics
6 10 (4.18%) Visualisation
7 9 (3.77%) Clustering
8 8 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.67%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.84%) iPad
11 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.42%) AS400
12 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.42%) iSeries
12 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 94 (39.33%) Linux
2 35 (14.64%) Unix
3 23 (9.62%) Windows
4 15 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.02%) AIX
6 11 (4.60%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.09%) VMS
8 4 (1.67%) Solaris
8 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.84%) Android
9 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.42%) CentOS
10 1 (0.42%) Debian
10 1 (0.42%) Fedora
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (70.29%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (35.56%) Continuous Integration
3 77 (32.22%) Scrum
4 57 (23.85%) Kanban
5 41 (17.15%) TDD
6 38 (15.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 38 (15.90%) Unit Testing
7 33 (13.81%) BDD
8 32 (13.39%) Configuration Management
8 32 (13.39%) Performance Testing
9 31 (12.97%) Functional Testing
10 29 (12.13%) DevOps
11 27 (11.30%) Domain-Driven Design
12 26 (10.88%) Software Engineering
13 25 (10.46%) Integration Testing
14 20 (8.37%) Test Automation
14 20 (8.37%) User Stories
15 19 (7.95%) MVC
15 19 (7.95%) Regression Testing
16 18 (7.53%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 209 (87.45%) Java
2 118 (49.37%) SQL
3 73 (30.54%) JavaScript
4 36 (15.06%) Python
5 27 (11.30%) Groovy
6 19 (7.95%) Ruby
7 18 (7.53%) Perl
8 14 (5.86%) C++
9 11 (4.60%) C
10 8 (3.35%) AspectJ
11 6 (2.51%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.51%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.67%) Scala
13 2 (0.84%) C#
13 2 (0.84%) PHP
13 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.42%) C-shell
14 1 (0.42%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (17.99%) Security Cleared
2 31 (12.97%) SC Cleared
3 28 (11.72%) Degree
4 19 (7.95%) ISEB
4 19 (7.95%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.67%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) MCSE
6 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (14.64%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.42%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (7.53%) Docker
2 10 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.42%) NFS
4 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (9.62%) Ansible
2 21 (8.79%) Puppet
3 14 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (5.44%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (2.51%) Packer
6 5 (2.09%) SCCM
6 5 (2.09%) SCOM
7 3 (1.26%) TIBCO Hawk
8 2 (0.84%) yum
9 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.42%) Nagios
9 1 (0.42%) Rancher
9 1 (0.42%) Scalr
9 1 (0.42%) SELinux
9 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (26.78%) Oracle
2 17 (7.11%) Red Hat
3 15 (6.28%) IBM
4 14 (5.86%) Atlassian
4 14 (5.86%) Talend
5 13 (5.44%) HP
5 13 (5.44%) Rally
6 10 (4.18%) VMware
7 9 (3.77%) ESRI
7 9 (3.77%) F5
7 9 (3.77%) Informatica
8 8 (3.35%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.35%) Splunk
9 7 (2.93%) TIBCO
10 5 (2.09%) Dell
11 3 (1.26%) Sonatype
12 2 (0.84%) Cisco
12 2 (0.84%) SAP
12 2 (0.84%) Veritas
13 1 (0.42%) NetApp
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