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 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 108 106 125
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Maven 39 38 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 1.19% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.39% 8.90% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 8
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £326 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £477 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.43 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £46.72 -
% change year-on-year
-38.99% -
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
465 427 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.28% 13.32% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 296 243
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £30.51 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £43.83 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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
Gloucestershire +1 15 £411 -7.32% 5
Wiltshire - 11 £600 - 3
Bristol +2 7 £350 +12.90% 2
Somerset +13 1 £450 - 4
Devon -5 1 £475 +11.76%
Dorset -6 1 £330 +5.60%
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 45 (65.22%) Java
2 43 (62.32%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (47.83%) Jenkins
4 31 (44.93%) REST
5 30 (43.48%) XML
6 29 (42.03%) JIRA
7 27 (39.13%) Spring
7 27 (39.13%) SQL
8 26 (37.68%) Web Services
8 26 (37.68%) Security Cleared
9 20 (28.99%) Mule
9 20 (28.99%) Confluence
10 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
11 18 (26.09%) VMware
11 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (24.64%) JPA
12 17 (24.64%) Mule ESB
13 16 (23.19%) GitHub
13 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
13 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (23.19%) Hibernate
13 16 (23.19%) JSON
13 16 (23.19%) XSD
13 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
13 16 (23.19%) JUnit
14 15 (21.74%) Oracle
14 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
14 15 (21.74%) WSDL
14 15 (21.74%) Citrix
14 15 (21.74%) SOA

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 20 (28.99%) Confluence
1 20 (28.99%) Mule
2 17 (24.64%) Mule ESB
3 7 (10.14%) Apache
3 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.35%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.35%) JBoss
5 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.45%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) Liferay
6 1 (1.45%) Sakai
6 1 (1.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (18.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) GitHub
2 12 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (15.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
1 3 (4.35%) iSCSI
1 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) SSH
3 1 (1.45%) LDAP
3 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.14%) Star Schema
3 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.35%) OrientDB
6 2 (2.90%) Big Data
7 1 (1.45%) GIS
7 1 (1.45%) QGIS
7 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.45%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 29 (42.03%) JIRA
3 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
3 16 (23.19%) JUnit
4 13 (18.84%) Ant
5 9 (13.04%) ClearCase
5 9 (13.04%) Eclipse
5 9 (13.04%) Subversion
6 7 (10.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (10.14%) Hudson
7 6 (8.70%) Apache Ivy
7 6 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (7.25%) Cucumber
8 5 (7.25%) Selenium
9 4 (5.80%) Mockito
10 3 (4.35%) JMeter
10 3 (4.35%) WiX
11 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.90%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (18.84%) Electronics
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
1 13 (18.84%) Manufacturing
1 13 (18.84%) Marketing
1 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Developer
2 39 (56.52%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.29%) Architect
4 13 (18.84%) Integration Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Senior Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Portal Developer
9 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 1 (1.45%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (1.45%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) REST
2 30 (43.48%) XML
3 27 (39.13%) Spring
4 26 (37.68%) Web Services
5 17 (24.64%) JPA
6 16 (23.19%) Hibernate
6 16 (23.19%) JSON
6 16 (23.19%) XSD
7 15 (21.74%) WSDL
8 13 (18.84%) Spring MVC
9 12 (17.39%) Apache Camel
9 12 (17.39%) SOAP
10 9 (13.04%) CSS
10 9 (13.04%) HTML
10 9 (13.04%) jQuery
10 9 (13.04%) Spring Integration
11 6 (8.70%) J2EE
11 6 (8.70%) JSP
12 5 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (7.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) NHS
2 3 (4.35%) VLE
3 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Ergonomics
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) Unix
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (62.32%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 15 (21.74%) Migration
3 15 (21.74%) SOA
3 15 (21.74%) TDD
3 15 (21.74%) TOGAF
3 15 (21.74%) Virtual Environments
4 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (18.84%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (18.84%) MVC
4 13 (18.84%) Programme Management
5 11 (15.94%) Integration Testing
5 11 (15.94%) MODAF
6 8 (11.59%) Data Architecture
6 8 (11.59%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.59%) Release Management
6 8 (11.59%) SDLC
6 8 (11.59%) Test Scripting
7 7 (10.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (65.22%) Java
2 27 (39.13%) SQL
3 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.70%) Lua
4 6 (8.70%) Perl
4 6 (8.70%) PHP
4 6 (8.70%) Python
5 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.35%) C
6 3 (4.35%) C++
6 3 (4.35%) C-shell
6 3 (4.35%) VC++
7 2 (2.90%) Ruby
7 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 26 (37.68%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.39%) DV Cleared
2 12 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.90%) ISEB
5 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) HL7
2 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (21.74%) Xen
3 3 (4.35%) NFS
3 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.35%) vSphere
4 2 (2.90%) Docker
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.45%) Graylog
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.09%) VMware
3 15 (21.74%) Citrix
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle
4 13 (18.84%) SAP
5 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.35%) Blackboard
6 3 (4.35%) HP
6 3 (4.35%) NetApp
6 3 (4.35%) Sun
7 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) Splunk
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago