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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 174 198 189
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing Maven 110 74 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.14% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.54% 6.19% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 42 45
Median daily rate £450 £385 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
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
1288 1195 1108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.34% 12.00% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 712 653
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 28
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £13.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -2.11%

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 6 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 6 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 +33 52 £500 +11.11% 3
Hampshire +1 15 £350 -9.22% 2
Berkshire +3 13 £450 +24.13% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 9 £325 - 1
Oxfordshire +7 7 £450 -18.18% 5
East Sussex +7 6 £356 -
Kent -20 3 - - 1
West Sussex -29 3 £325 +6.12% 1
Sussex +1 2 £475 -
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 178 (82.03%) Java
2 135 (62.21%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (56.68%) Jenkins
4 94 (43.32%) Linux
5 90 (41.47%) Spring
6 79 (36.41%) Ant
7 78 (35.94%) SQL
8 72 (33.18%) Oracle
8 72 (33.18%) Web Services
9 71 (32.72%) JUnit
9 71 (32.72%) Subversion
10 70 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (30.88%) Security Cleared
12 64 (29.49%) Git (software)
13 57 (26.27%) Unit Testing
14 55 (25.35%) Eclipse
15 54 (24.88%) JBoss
15 54 (24.88%) JavaScript
15 54 (24.88%) SC Cleared
16 53 (24.42%) XML
17 51 (23.50%) Python
18 50 (23.04%) Hibernate
18 50 (23.04%) JIRA
19 47 (21.66%) Unix
20 46 (21.20%) Gradle
21 41 (18.89%) Configuration Management
21 41 (18.89%) Selenium
22 40 (18.43%) Ansible
23 39 (17.97%) REST
24 38 (17.51%) HTML

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 54 (24.88%) JBoss
2 34 (15.67%) Tomcat
3 25 (11.52%) OpenStack
4 18 (8.29%) Apache
5 17 (7.83%) WebLogic
6 14 (6.45%) Confluence
7 10 (4.61%) GlassFish
8 9 (4.15%) IIS
9 8 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.84%) Node.js
11 3 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.38%) nginx
11 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.92%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.92%) Jetty
12 2 (0.92%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
13 1 (0.46%) CMS
13 1 (0.46%) Documentum
13 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.46%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 9 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.84%) MS Office
2 4 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.61%) OpenText Process Suite
2 3 (1.38%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.92%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.92%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.91%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.92%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.92%) GitHub
5 2 (0.92%) SaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.29%) SSL
2 10 (4.61%) Firewall
3 8 (3.69%) SSH
4 6 (2.76%) Internet
4 6 (2.76%) tcpdump
5 4 (1.84%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.84%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.22%) Oracle Database
2 19 (8.76%) MySQL
3 17 (7.83%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.91%) Azure SQL Database
5 14 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (5.99%) Big Data
7 11 (5.07%) NoSQL
7 11 (5.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.15%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.15%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (4.15%) SQL Server
9 8 (3.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (3.69%) Riak
10 7 (3.23%) VoltDB
11 6 (2.76%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.76%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.84%) Hazelcast
13 3 (1.38%) JasperReports
13 3 (1.38%) KDB
14 2 (0.92%) GIS
Development Applications
1 123 (56.68%) Jenkins
2 79 (36.41%) Ant
3 71 (32.72%) JUnit
3 71 (32.72%) Subversion
4 64 (29.49%) Git (software)
5 55 (25.35%) Eclipse
6 50 (23.04%) JIRA
7 46 (21.20%) Gradle
8 41 (18.89%) Selenium
9 32 (14.75%) Cucumber
10 30 (13.82%) Hudson
11 29 (13.36%) Mockito
12 28 (12.90%) SoapUI
13 22 (10.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (8.76%) Artifactory
15 18 (8.29%) jMock
16 17 (7.83%) JMeter
17 15 (6.91%) Sonatype Nexus
18 13 (5.99%) QUnit
19 12 (5.53%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (11.98%) Finance
2 11 (5.07%) Publishing
3 5 (2.30%) Retail
3 5 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.38%) Front Office
5 2 (0.92%) Banking
5 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 135 (62.21%) Developer
2 105 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 32 (14.75%) Senior Developer
4 29 (13.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (7.37%) J2EE Developer
6 16 (7.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 13 (5.99%) Developer in Test
7 13 (5.99%) Java Engineer
8 12 (5.53%) Agile Developer
8 12 (5.53%) Agile Java Developer
8 12 (5.53%) Analyst
8 12 (5.53%) Azure Engineer
9 11 (5.07%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (5.07%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.07%) UI Developer
10 9 (4.15%) Architect
10 9 (4.15%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.69%) Android Developer
11 8 (3.69%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (41.47%) Spring
2 72 (33.18%) Web Services
3 53 (24.42%) XML
4 50 (23.04%) Hibernate
5 39 (17.97%) REST
6 38 (17.51%) HTML
7 37 (17.05%) SOAP
8 35 (16.13%) CSS
8 35 (16.13%) Java EE
9 29 (13.36%) JMS
9 29 (13.36%) JSON
10 28 (12.90%) JSP
11 27 (12.44%) JPA
12 25 (11.52%) J2EE
12 25 (11.52%) jQuery
12 25 (11.52%) Spring MVC
13 21 (9.68%) EJB
13 21 (9.68%) JSF
14 19 (8.76%) RESTful
15 18 (8.29%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.60%) PKI
3 17 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (7.37%) Cryptography
5 15 (6.91%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.76%) Clustering
6 6 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.38%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.38%) Statistics
7 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.92%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.46%) iPad
9 1 (0.46%) iSeries
9 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.46%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 94 (43.32%) Linux
2 47 (21.66%) Unix
3 19 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (7.83%) Windows
5 15 (6.91%) VMS
6 9 (4.15%) Windows Server
7 8 (3.69%) AIX
7 8 (3.69%) Android
8 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.92%) Solaris
10 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (62.21%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (26.27%) Unit Testing
4 41 (18.89%) Configuration Management
5 37 (17.05%) Scrum
6 36 (16.59%) DevOps
7 34 (15.67%) TDD
8 28 (12.90%) MVC
9 26 (11.98%) UML
10 23 (10.60%) Waterfall
11 21 (9.68%) BDD
11 21 (9.68%) User Stories
12 20 (9.22%) Integration Testing
12 20 (9.22%) SDLC
13 18 (8.29%) Functional Testing
13 18 (8.29%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.83%) Software Deployment
14 17 (7.83%) Test Automation
15 16 (7.37%) Automated Testing
15 16 (7.37%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 178 (82.03%) Java
2 78 (35.94%) SQL
3 54 (24.88%) JavaScript
4 51 (23.50%) Python
5 32 (14.75%) Ruby
6 29 (13.36%) PL/SQL
7 20 (9.22%) Perl
8 18 (8.29%) PowerShell
8 18 (8.29%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.53%) Groovy
10 11 (5.07%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 10 (4.61%) Jython
12 6 (2.76%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.76%) C
12 6 (2.76%) PHP
13 5 (2.30%) C++
14 3 (1.38%) AspectJ
14 3 (1.38%) C#
15 2 (0.92%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 67 (30.88%) Security Cleared
2 54 (24.88%) SC Cleared
3 28 (12.90%) Degree
4 16 (7.37%) Sun Certification
5 11 (5.07%) ISEB
5 11 (5.07%) ISTQB
6 7 (3.23%) MCSE
6 7 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.38%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.29%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (10.14%) Docker
2 15 (6.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.84%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 40 (18.43%) Ansible
2 34 (15.67%) Puppet
3 29 (13.36%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (6.91%) SCCM
4 15 (6.91%) SCOM
5 8 (3.69%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.84%) yum
7 3 (1.38%) Nagios
7 3 (1.38%) TIBCO Hawk
8 2 (0.92%) Graphite
8 2 (0.92%) Kibana
8 2 (0.92%) Rsyslog
8 2 (0.92%) SELinux
9 1 (0.46%) Scalr
9 1 (0.46%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 72 (33.18%) Oracle
2 19 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.29%) Splunk
4 16 (7.37%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.99%) Dell
6 10 (4.61%) ESRI
7 9 (4.15%) Atlassian
7 9 (4.15%) HP
7 9 (4.15%) Informatica
7 9 (4.15%) VMware
8 7 (3.23%) Adobe
8 7 (3.23%) Rally
8 7 (3.23%) Sun
9 6 (2.76%) F5
9 6 (2.76%) IBM
10 5 (2.30%) ATG
11 4 (1.84%) Cisco
11 4 (1.84%) hybris
11 4 (1.84%) Talend
12 3 (1.38%) Sonatype
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££ competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
NIIT Technologies
Posted: 9 days ago