The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 84 110 119
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Contract jobs citing Maven 60 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.81% 0.56% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.13% 4.42% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 11 22
Average daily rate £339 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.43%
Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
457 294 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.80% 12.64% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 184 263
Average daily rate £350 £325 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 30
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.35 £30.10 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £47.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Maven
England

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 31 £338 - 3
Bristol +1 15 £330 +3.52% 4
Gloucestershire +1 5 £425 -5.55% 2
Somerset - - - -
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 1
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 61 (77.22%) jQuery
2 58 (73.42%) Java
3 51 (64.56%) Spring
4 48 (60.76%) CSS
5 43 (54.43%) JavaScript
6 41 (51.90%) Jenkins
7 31 (39.24%) XML
7 31 (39.24%) Configuration Management
8 30 (37.97%) J2EE
8 30 (37.97%) Ant
8 30 (37.97%) WebLogic
9 28 (35.44%) Finance
10 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (34.18%) Oracle
10 27 (34.18%) Eclipse
11 26 (32.91%) JSF
12 25 (31.65%) MVC
12 25 (31.65%) XML Schema
13 24 (30.38%) Linux
13 24 (30.38%) Subversion
14 22 (27.85%) UNIX
14 22 (27.85%) CSS3
15 21 (26.58%) HTML
15 21 (26.58%) Telecoms
16 18 (22.78%) Selenium
16 18 (22.78%) Web Services
16 18 (22.78%) Oracle Database
16 18 (22.78%) WebDriver
17 17 (21.52%) PL/SQL
17 17 (21.52%) SQL

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (37.97%) WebLogic
2 9 (11.39%) WebLogic Portal
2 9 (11.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.39%) IIS
3 8 (10.13%) SAS
4 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.33%) Apache
5 5 (6.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.53%) Confluence
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) LDAP
2 10 (12.66%) Internet
3 9 (11.39%) X.509
3 9 (11.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) FTP
4 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.78%) Oracle Database
2 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (51.90%) Jenkins
2 30 (37.97%) Ant
3 27 (34.18%) Eclipse
4 24 (30.38%) Subversion
5 18 (22.78%) Selenium
5 18 (22.78%) WebDriver
6 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
7 12 (15.19%) JUnit
8 11 (13.92%) Mockito
9 9 (11.39%) Hudson
10 8 (10.13%) TestNG
10 8 (10.13%) Gradle
10 8 (10.13%) QUnit
11 6 (7.59%) JIRA
12 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.53%) FitNesse
13 1 (1.27%) JDeveloper
13 1 (1.27%) IntelliJ
13 1 (1.27%) WATIR
13 1 (1.27%) JSUnit
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 21 (26.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.59%) Electronics
4 6 (7.59%) Marketing
5 5 (6.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (11.39%) J2EE Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.59%) UI Developer
6 6 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Tester
7 5 (6.33%) UAT Tester
8 4 (5.06%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.06%) UI Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (3.80%) SAS Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Java Swing Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (77.22%) jQuery
2 51 (64.56%) Spring
3 48 (60.76%) CSS
4 31 (39.24%) XML
5 30 (37.97%) J2EE
6 26 (32.91%) JSF
7 25 (31.65%) XML Schema
8 22 (27.85%) CSS3
9 21 (26.58%) HTML
10 18 (22.78%) Web Services
11 17 (21.52%) Spring MVC
12 15 (18.99%) JAX-WS
12 15 (18.99%) RESTful
13 14 (17.72%) SOAP
14 12 (15.19%) HTML5
14 12 (15.19%) Java EE
15 8 (10.13%) Ajax
15 8 (10.13%) SVG
16 7 (8.86%) Hibernate
16 7 (8.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) RIA
2 6 (7.59%) Digital Media
2 6 (7.59%) DTV
3 1 (1.27%) Clustering
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Linux
2 22 (27.85%) UNIX
3 5 (6.33%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Configuration Management
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (31.65%) MVC
4 14 (17.72%) Automated Testing
5 12 (15.19%) Scrum
6 9 (11.39%) Web Development
6 9 (11.39%) TDD
6 9 (11.39%) Validation
6 9 (11.39%) BDD
7 8 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Security Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.86%) Kanban
9 6 (7.59%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.33%) UML
10 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (73.42%) Java
2 43 (54.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.52%) PL/SQL
3 17 (21.52%) SQL
4 5 (6.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (2.53%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) C
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.39%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
1 1 (1.27%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Puppet
1 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) JBoss
2 6 (7.59%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Zend
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