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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 186 174 179
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Maven 80 70 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 0.76% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.56% 7.06% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 26
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£401 £388 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.54% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
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
1219 992 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.76% 10.81% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 544 494
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 36
Average hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £59.50 £44.25
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 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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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 +19 26 £430 +1.17% 7
Hampshire -19 18 £400 - 7
Berkshire +10 14 £425 +41.66% 11
East Sussex -4 7 £325 +18.18% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £425 - 4
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £325 +16.07% 1
West Sussex - 2 £403 - 1
Sussex - 1 £400 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 129 (83.77%) Java
2 85 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 63 (40.91%) JUnit
5 56 (36.36%) Linux
6 55 (35.71%) Ant
7 54 (35.06%) SQL
8 53 (34.42%) Oracle
9 52 (33.77%) Spring
10 42 (27.27%) Subversion
11 41 (26.62%) JavaScript
12 39 (25.32%) Web Services
12 39 (25.32%) Selenium
13 37 (24.03%) Eclipse
13 37 (24.03%) REST
14 36 (23.38%) XML
15 35 (22.73%) JMS
15 35 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (22.73%) Git (software)
16 34 (22.08%) SOA
17 33 (21.43%) HTML
18 31 (20.13%) J2EE
19 30 (19.48%) CSS
19 30 (19.48%) JBoss
20 28 (18.18%) SOAP
20 28 (18.18%) WebLogic
21 27 (17.53%) Security Cleared
22 26 (16.88%) Hibernate
22 26 (16.88%) JSP
23 24 (15.58%) Python

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 30 (19.48%) JBoss
2 28 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 19 (12.34%) Tomcat
4 16 (10.39%) Apache
5 10 (6.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (6.49%) OpenStack
5 10 (6.49%) Confluence
6 6 (3.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.95%) Mule
7 3 (1.95%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.30%) IIS
9 1 (0.65%) Documentum
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.25%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.65%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.49%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (6.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (2.60%) IaaS
3 4 (2.60%) SaaS
3 4 (2.60%) PaaS
4 3 (1.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) HTTP
2 7 (4.55%) LDAP
2 7 (4.55%) DNS
3 5 (3.25%) SSH
4 4 (2.60%) Firewall
4 4 (2.60%) Internet
4 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.60%) VPN
4 4 (2.60%) DHCP
5 3 (1.95%) SSL
5 3 (1.95%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (1.30%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.65%) Software-Defined Radio
7 1 (0.65%) SAN
7 1 (0.65%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.69%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.19%) MySQL
4 6 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.30%) Triplestore
6 2 (1.30%) DB2
6 2 (1.30%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQLite
7 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 77 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 63 (40.91%) JUnit
3 55 (35.71%) Ant
4 42 (27.27%) Subversion
5 39 (25.32%) Selenium
6 37 (24.03%) Eclipse
7 35 (22.73%) Git (software)
8 23 (14.94%) JIRA
9 13 (8.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (8.44%) Gradle
10 12 (7.79%) Cucumber
11 11 (7.14%) Hudson
11 11 (7.14%) FindBugs
11 11 (7.14%) Checkstyle
12 10 (6.49%) JMeter
12 10 (6.49%) SoapUI
13 9 (5.84%) Gerrit
13 9 (5.84%) HP UFT
14 7 (4.55%) IntelliJ
14 7 (4.55%) RSpec
General
1 9 (5.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.25%) Finance
3 4 (2.60%) Marketing
4 3 (1.95%) Banking
4 3 (1.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (54.55%) Developer
2 53 (34.42%) Java Developer
3 14 (9.09%) Architect
4 9 (5.84%) Test Leader
4 9 (5.84%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (5.19%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (5.19%) Senior Developer
5 8 (5.19%) Software Engineer
6 6 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (3.25%) Analyst
7 5 (3.25%) Technical Leader
8 4 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (2.60%) UI Developer
8 4 (2.60%) UI Programmer
8 4 (2.60%) Test Analyst
8 4 (2.60%) Consultant
8 4 (2.60%) Release Manager
8 4 (2.60%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (2.60%) Hybris Developer
8 4 (2.60%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.77%) Spring
2 39 (25.32%) Web Services
3 37 (24.03%) REST
4 36 (23.38%) XML
5 35 (22.73%) JMS
6 33 (21.43%) HTML
7 31 (20.13%) J2EE
8 30 (19.48%) CSS
9 28 (18.18%) SOAP
10 26 (16.88%) JSP
10 26 (16.88%) Hibernate
11 24 (15.58%) JSON
12 21 (13.64%) Ajax
13 15 (9.74%) AngularJS
14 14 (9.09%) RESTful
14 14 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
15 12 (7.79%) JSF
15 12 (7.79%) Struts
16 11 (7.14%) XSD
16 11 (7.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.55%) PKI
4 6 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.95%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.95%) User Experience
7 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) Linked Data
7 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.30%) Wiki
7 2 (1.30%) Blog
7 2 (1.30%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.30%) SecurID
7 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) Ergonomics
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 56 (36.36%) Linux
2 19 (12.34%) Windows
3 14 (9.09%) UNIX
4 6 (3.90%) Solaris
5 3 (1.95%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.30%) Android
7 1 (0.65%) CentOS
7 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (55.19%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (22.08%) SOA
4 24 (15.58%) TDD
5 23 (14.94%) Scrum
6 18 (11.69%) MVC
6 18 (11.69%) UML
7 17 (11.04%) Configuration Management
8 15 (9.74%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.09%) Test Automation
10 13 (8.44%) DevOps
11 12 (7.79%) Open Source
11 12 (7.79%) BDD
11 12 (7.79%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.79%) Automated Testing
12 10 (6.49%) ITSM
12 10 (6.49%) OO
12 10 (6.49%) Auto-Scaling
12 10 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (5.84%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 129 (83.77%) Java
2 54 (35.06%) SQL
3 41 (26.62%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.58%) Python
4 24 (15.58%) Ruby
5 15 (9.74%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.19%) XQuery
6 8 (5.19%) XPath
6 8 (5.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 6 (3.90%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.90%) Perl
8 4 (2.60%) C
9 3 (1.95%) C++
9 3 (1.95%) VB
10 2 (1.30%) PHP
10 2 (1.30%) SPARQL
10 2 (1.30%) Groovy
10 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.65%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.65%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (17.53%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.90%) Degree
4 3 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.95%) ISEB
5 2 (1.30%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.30%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.25%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (12.99%) Puppet
2 12 (7.79%) Vagrant
3 10 (6.49%) Oracle Identity Management
4 9 (5.84%) Ansible
5 8 (5.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.95%) CloudHub
6 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.30%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (34.42%) Oracle
2 7 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.90%) Splunk
4 5 (3.25%) IBM
4 5 (3.25%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.60%) hybris
5 4 (2.60%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.30%) Cisco
7 2 (1.30%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.65%) Remedy
8 1 (0.65%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.65%) VMware
8 1 (0.65%) Alterian
8 1 (0.65%) Huawei
8 1 (0.65%) Pega
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) HP
8 1 (0.65%) BEA
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