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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 170 192 157
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Contract jobs citing Maven 97 46 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 0.52% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.86% 4.76% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 40
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£358 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £327 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £568 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 -
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -
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
1234 967 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.59% 10.92% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 557 437
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 32 46
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £37.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Hampshire +23 58 £365 -11.51% 12
Berkshire +1 12 £275 -17.91% 12
Surrey -1 7 £450 +9.09% 4
East Sussex - 6 £325 - 3
West Sussex - 3 - - 2
Middlesex +3 2 £273 -39.44%
Oxfordshire -14 2 £400 -30.43% 2
Sussex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3
M4 Corridor - - - -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 161 (80.10%) Java
2 127 (63.18%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (63.18%) Jenkins
3 108 (53.73%) Spring
4 78 (38.81%) JUnit
5 73 (36.32%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (34.83%) Subversion
7 67 (33.33%) Linux
8 64 (31.84%) Web Services
9 62 (30.85%) Ant
10 61 (30.35%) Hibernate
11 60 (29.85%) Git (software)
12 54 (26.87%) J2EE
13 53 (26.37%) XML
14 50 (24.88%) JSON
15 49 (24.38%) SOAP
16 47 (23.38%) Eclipse
17 46 (22.89%) Tomcat
17 46 (22.89%) TDD
18 45 (22.39%) CSS
18 45 (22.39%) Scrum
19 44 (21.89%) Oracle
20 43 (21.39%) SOA
21 42 (20.90%) JavaScript
22 41 (20.40%) Apache
23 40 (19.90%) Unit Testing
23 40 (19.90%) RESTful
23 40 (19.90%) Puppet
24 39 (19.40%) Cucumber
24 39 (19.40%) Ajax

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 46 (22.89%) Tomcat
2 41 (20.40%) Apache
3 21 (10.45%) WebLogic
4 17 (8.46%) CMS
4 17 (8.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (5.97%) Confluence
5 12 (5.97%) JBoss
6 11 (5.47%) Alfresco
7 7 (3.48%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.99%) Mule
8 6 (2.99%) TeamSite
9 4 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.00%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.50%) WildFly
12 1 (0.50%) Node.js
12 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.98%) MS Office
1 8 (3.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (7.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.95%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.97%) SaaS
4 9 (4.48%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.49%) GitHub
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.44%) Internet
2 4 (1.99%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.50%) Firewall
3 1 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) VPN
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.44%) MySQL
2 20 (9.95%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 12 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.48%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.48%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.48%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.99%) Hazelcast
7 5 (2.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 127 (63.18%) Jenkins
2 78 (38.81%) JUnit
3 70 (34.83%) Subversion
4 62 (30.85%) Ant
5 60 (29.85%) Git (software)
6 47 (23.38%) Eclipse
7 39 (19.40%) Cucumber
8 38 (18.91%) Mockito
8 38 (18.91%) Selenium
9 33 (16.42%) JIRA
10 21 (10.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (8.96%) RSpec
12 13 (6.47%) JMeter
13 11 (5.47%) SoapUI
14 10 (4.98%) Artifactory
15 9 (4.48%) Robotium
15 9 (4.48%) QuickTest Pro
15 9 (4.48%) FitNesse
15 9 (4.48%) Appium
16 7 (3.48%) Checkstyle
General
1 26 (12.94%) Publishing
2 11 (5.47%) Finance
3 8 (3.98%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.98%) Marketing
4 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (57.21%) Developer
2 67 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 18 (8.96%) Architect
4 17 (8.46%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (7.46%) Android Developer
6 11 (5.47%) Release Manager
7 10 (4.98%) Web Developer
8 9 (4.48%) Test Leader
9 7 (3.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (3.48%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (3.48%) Software Engineer
10 6 (2.99%) Senior Developer
10 6 (2.99%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.99%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.49%) Environment Manager
11 5 (2.49%) Java Web Developer
11 5 (2.49%) Agile Java Developer
12 4 (1.99%) Tester
12 4 (1.99%) Deployment Engineer
12 4 (1.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (53.73%) Spring
2 64 (31.84%) Web Services
3 61 (30.35%) Hibernate
4 54 (26.87%) J2EE
5 53 (26.37%) XML
6 50 (24.88%) JSON
7 49 (24.38%) SOAP
8 45 (22.39%) CSS
9 40 (19.90%) RESTful
10 39 (19.40%) Ajax
11 38 (18.91%) REST
12 36 (17.91%) HTML
13 32 (15.92%) Spring MVC
14 23 (11.44%) Middleware
14 23 (11.44%) XSLT
14 23 (11.44%) JMS
15 21 (10.45%) Java EE
15 21 (10.45%) JSF
15 21 (10.45%) jQuery
16 20 (9.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.91%) Open Source
2 21 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (6.97%) Smart Meter
4 6 (2.99%) W3C
5 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.49%) User Experience
6 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.00%) Wiki
7 2 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 67 (33.33%) Linux
2 19 (9.45%) Android
3 18 (8.96%) UNIX
4 5 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.99%) CentOS
6 2 (1.00%) Windows
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (63.18%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (36.32%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (22.89%) TDD
4 45 (22.39%) Scrum
5 43 (21.39%) SOA
6 40 (19.90%) Unit Testing
7 38 (18.91%) MVC
8 29 (14.43%) BDD
9 25 (12.44%) Test Automation
10 19 (9.45%) Kanban
11 18 (8.96%) OO
12 17 (8.46%) User Stories
13 16 (7.96%) Software Engineering
14 15 (7.46%) Android Development
14 15 (7.46%) Automated Testing
15 14 (6.97%) Content Management
16 13 (6.47%) Waterfall
16 13 (6.47%) Dependency Injection
17 11 (5.47%) Web Development
17 11 (5.47%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 161 (80.10%) Java
2 42 (20.90%) JavaScript
3 33 (16.42%) SQL
4 16 (7.96%) XQuery
4 16 (7.96%) XPath
4 16 (7.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 15 (7.46%) Ruby
6 14 (6.97%) PHP
7 13 (6.47%) Python
8 6 (2.99%) Groovy
8 6 (2.99%) C#
9 4 (1.99%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.00%) Perl
11 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.00%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) PHP5
12 1 (0.50%) C
12 1 (0.50%) VB6
12 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 29 (14.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.99%) Sun Certification
4 5 (2.49%) Degree
5 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) VCP4
6 1 (0.50%) PMP
6 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.99%) WCAG
2 2 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.46%) VirtualBox
2 11 (5.47%) Docker
3 6 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.49%) vSphere
5 2 (1.00%) LXC
5 2 (1.00%) vCloud
6 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 40 (19.90%) Puppet
2 26 (12.94%) Vagrant
3 16 (7.96%) Oracle Identity Management
3 16 (7.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (6.97%) Ansible
5 4 (1.99%) logstash
5 4 (1.99%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.49%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.50%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.50%) Salt
7 1 (0.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 44 (21.89%) Oracle
2 14 (6.97%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.98%) VMware
4 9 (4.48%) HP
5 5 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.99%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.49%) IBM
8 2 (1.00%) Cisco
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe
9 1 (0.50%) Cadence
9 1 (0.50%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.50%) Atomikos
9 1 (0.50%) ForgeRock
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