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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 102 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Maven 39 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 0.99% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.58% 6.87% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 35
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £340 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £478 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +6.66%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
407 451 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.85% 14.41% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 278 287
Median daily rate £400 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.04 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -1.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.77 £33.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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 29 May 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 29 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
Gloucestershire +3 17 £400 -13.51% 6
Wiltshire - 10 £600 - 5
Bristol +6 5 £450 +45.16% 6
Dorset -5 4 £330 +5.60% 1
Devon -10 1 £475 +18.75% 3
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 58 (73.42%) Java
1 58 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (56.96%) Jenkins
3 35 (44.30%) JIRA
4 33 (41.77%) Security Cleared
5 30 (37.97%) Git (software)
6 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
6 29 (36.71%) Web Services
7 27 (34.18%) Spring
8 24 (30.38%) SQL
9 23 (29.11%) XML
10 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
10 20 (25.32%) SC Cleared
10 20 (25.32%) JPA
10 20 (25.32%) REST
11 19 (24.05%) Cucumber
11 19 (24.05%) BDD
11 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (24.05%) VMware
11 19 (24.05%) TDD
12 18 (22.78%) JUnit
13 17 (21.52%) IntelliJ
13 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (20.25%) Confluence
14 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
14 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
15 15 (18.99%) Linux
16 14 (17.72%) XSD
16 14 (17.72%) Oracle
16 14 (17.72%) Scrum

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 16 (20.25%) Confluence
2 11 (13.92%) Mule
2 11 (13.92%) Mule ESB
3 10 (12.66%) Apache
3 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.86%) JBoss
5 6 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.27%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (1.27%) Liferay
7 1 (1.27%) Node.js
7 1 (1.27%) Sakai
7 1 (1.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (12.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) GitHub
2 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.13%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (10.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
1 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) SSH
3 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.59%) Star Schema
3 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
5 1 (1.27%) GIS
5 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) QGIS
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (56.96%) Jenkins
2 35 (44.30%) JIRA
3 30 (37.97%) Git (software)
4 19 (24.05%) Cucumber
5 18 (22.78%) JUnit
6 17 (21.52%) IntelliJ
7 11 (13.92%) Eclipse
8 10 (12.66%) Subversion
9 9 (11.39%) Ant
10 8 (10.13%) Spock
11 7 (8.86%) Hudson
12 6 (7.59%) Apache Ivy
12 6 (7.59%) ClearCase
12 6 (7.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (5.06%) Protractor
13 4 (5.06%) Selenium
14 3 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (3.80%) SoapUI
14 3 (3.80%) WiX
15 2 (2.53%) Mockito
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Electronics
2 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
2 10 (12.66%) Marketing
2 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Developer
2 51 (64.56%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Architect
4 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Integration Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Data Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Applications Architect
9 4 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Linux Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.80%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared Java Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Developer in Test
11 2 (2.53%) Java Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Portal Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) Web Services
2 27 (34.18%) Spring
3 23 (29.11%) XML
4 20 (25.32%) JPA
4 20 (25.32%) REST
5 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
6 14 (17.72%) XSD
7 13 (16.46%) HTML
7 13 (16.46%) WSDL
8 12 (15.19%) Apache Camel
9 11 (13.92%) CSS
9 11 (13.92%) jQuery
9 11 (13.92%) Spring MVC
10 10 (12.66%) JSON
10 10 (12.66%) Spring Integration
11 9 (11.39%) J2EE
11 9 (11.39%) JSP
12 8 (10.13%) XSLT
13 7 (8.86%) SOAP
13 7 (8.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) NHS
3 4 (5.06%) VLE
4 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Unix
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) BDD
2 19 (24.05%) TDD
3 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (17.72%) Data Migration
4 14 (17.72%) Migration
4 14 (17.72%) Scrum
5 13 (16.46%) SOA
5 13 (16.46%) TOGAF
6 12 (15.19%) SDLC
7 11 (13.92%) MVC
8 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (12.66%) MODAF
8 10 (12.66%) Programme Management
9 8 (10.13%) Automation Testing
9 8 (10.13%) Integration Testing
9 8 (10.13%) OO
9 8 (10.13%) Release Management
9 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (73.42%) Java
2 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.38%) SQL
4 8 (10.13%) Groovy
5 7 (8.86%) C
5 7 (8.86%) Ruby
6 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.59%) Lua
6 6 (7.59%) Perl
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
6 6 (7.59%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) C++
7 3 (3.80%) VC++
8 1 (1.27%) C-shell
8 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 33 (41.77%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.32%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.92%) DV Cleared
4 9 (11.39%) Degree
5 3 (3.80%) ISEB
5 3 (3.80%) Sun Certification
6 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) ISO 14001
1 7 (8.86%) ISO 9001
2 6 (7.59%) HL7
3 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.46%) Xen
3 3 (3.80%) Docker
4 1 (1.27%) NFS
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Puppet
2 5 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.27%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.05%) VMware
3 14 (17.72%) Oracle
4 13 (16.46%) Citrix
5 10 (12.66%) SAP
6 4 (5.06%) Blackboard
7 3 (3.80%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) Sun
8 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.27%) NetApp
9 1 (1.27%) Splunk
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