The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
England / South West
Rank 106 96 106
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Maven 32 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.18% 1.40% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.97% 10.00% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 32
Median daily rate £355 £433 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% +4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £375 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
536 410 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.84% 13.96% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 272 315
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 24
Median hourly rate £40.50 £41.80 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the South West region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the South West region.

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +16 17 £350 -18.84% 1
Bristol 0 7 £463 +21.31% 1
Somerset +5 4 - - 2
Gloucestershire -2 2 £415 -20.19% 3
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 65 (97.01%) Java
2 46 (68.66%) Spring
3 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (50.75%) Hibernate
5 32 (47.76%) JavaScript
6 29 (43.28%) Ant
7 27 (40.30%) Scrum
7 27 (40.30%) Jenkins
8 26 (38.81%) HTML
9 25 (37.31%) CSS
9 25 (37.31%) BDD
10 24 (35.82%) Cucumber
11 23 (34.33%) REST
11 23 (34.33%) XML
12 21 (31.34%) SOAP
12 21 (31.34%) SQL
12 21 (31.34%) Apache
13 20 (29.85%) Tomcat
14 19 (28.36%) JUnit
14 19 (28.36%) TDD
15 17 (25.37%) JIRA
15 17 (25.37%) Selenium
15 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
16 16 (23.88%) MVC
16 16 (23.88%) Oracle
17 15 (22.39%) Bitbucket
18 14 (20.90%) Docker
18 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
18 14 (20.90%) Finance
19 13 (19.40%) Web Services

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 21 (31.34%) Apache
2 20 (29.85%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.94%) Confluence
4 7 (10.45%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (8.96%) Mule
5 6 (8.96%) Mule ESB
6 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.99%) Anypoint
8 2 (2.99%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.49%) Drupal
9 1 (1.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) GitHub
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.48%) DB2
4 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.99%) MySQL
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (43.28%) Ant
2 27 (40.30%) Jenkins
3 24 (35.82%) Cucumber
4 19 (28.36%) JUnit
5 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
5 17 (25.37%) JIRA
5 17 (25.37%) Selenium
6 15 (22.39%) Bitbucket
7 12 (17.91%) Subversion
8 11 (16.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (16.42%) WebDriver
9 10 (14.93%) Eclipse
9 10 (14.93%) Mockito
10 9 (13.43%) GitLab
11 6 (8.96%) Artifactory
11 6 (8.96%) Gradle
11 6 (8.96%) LoadRunner
11 6 (8.96%) Selenium IDE
12 5 (7.46%) JBehave
12 5 (7.46%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Electronics
2 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.96%) Marketing
2 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Developer
2 38 (56.72%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Technical Leader
3 6 (8.96%) Test Leader
4 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Automation Test Lead
4 4 (5.97%) Developer in Test
4 4 (5.97%) Integration Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Java Applications Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Test Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (4.48%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (4.48%) HTML Developer
5 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Tester
6 2 (2.99%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (68.66%) Spring
2 34 (50.75%) Hibernate
3 26 (38.81%) HTML
4 25 (37.31%) CSS
5 23 (34.33%) REST
5 23 (34.33%) XML
6 21 (31.34%) SOAP
7 13 (19.40%) Web Services
8 12 (17.91%) Spring MVC
9 9 (13.43%) JSON
10 8 (11.94%) J2EE
10 8 (11.94%) jQuery
10 8 (11.94%) Sass
11 7 (10.45%) JSP
11 7 (10.45%) RESTful
12 5 (7.46%) EJB
12 5 (7.46%) JPA
12 5 (7.46%) XSLT
13 4 (5.97%) Apache Camel
13 4 (5.97%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) RIA
2 2 (2.99%) W3C
2 2 (2.99%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Unix
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) CentOS
3 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) Scrum
3 25 (37.31%) BDD
4 19 (28.36%) TDD
5 16 (23.88%) MVC
6 11 (16.42%) OO
7 10 (14.93%) Microservices
7 10 (14.93%) Test Scripting
8 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.94%) Open Source
8 8 (11.94%) Release Management
8 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.94%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.45%) OOD
9 7 (10.45%) Software Delivery
10 6 (8.96%) API Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.96%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (8.96%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (97.01%) Java
2 32 (47.76%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.34%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) Python
5 9 (13.43%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.45%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.97%) XPath
8 3 (4.48%) Perl
8 3 (4.48%) PHP
9 2 (2.99%) C
9 2 (2.99%) Groovy
9 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) Lua
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.93%) ISEB
2 10 (14.93%) ISTQB
3 9 (13.43%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 6 (8.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.97%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SDET
2 1 (1.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Docker
2 3 (4.48%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.99%) Ansible
2 2 (2.99%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) Atlassian
2 6 (8.96%) Cloudera
2 6 (8.96%) Google
2 6 (8.96%) HP
2 6 (8.96%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) ATG
3 3 (4.48%) Black Duck
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
5 1 (1.49%) BEA
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat