The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 21 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Contract jobs citing Maven 24 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.23% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.51% 2.17% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
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£335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -18.82%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.39% 14.38% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 33 11
Average daily rate £323 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.15% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) Jenkins
3 26 (72.22%) Web Services
4 23 (63.89%) Cucumber
4 23 (63.89%) RESTful
5 22 (61.11%) Puppet
6 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (52.78%) Java
7 18 (50.00%) Spring
8 17 (47.22%) J2EE
8 17 (47.22%) Apache
8 17 (47.22%) Eclipse
9 14 (38.89%) JIRA
9 14 (38.89%) Vagrant
10 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (36.11%) FitNesse
11 12 (33.33%) Selenium
11 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 12 (33.33%) TDD
11 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 11 (30.56%) Scrum
12 11 (30.56%) Ajax
12 11 (30.56%) JSON
13 10 (27.78%) Open Source
13 10 (27.78%) PostGIS
13 10 (27.78%) Mockito
13 10 (27.78%) MVC
13 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (27.78%) JUnit
13 10 (27.78%) Internet

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (47.22%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Solr
4 3 (8.33%) Node.js
5 2 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (22.22%) Amazon S3
3 7 (19.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (80.56%) Jenkins
2 23 (63.89%) Cucumber
3 17 (47.22%) Eclipse
4 14 (38.89%) JIRA
5 13 (36.11%) FitNesse
6 12 (33.33%) Selenium
7 10 (27.78%) JUnit
7 10 (27.78%) Mockito
8 5 (13.89%) RSpec
9 3 (8.33%) Grunt
10 2 (5.56%) Subversion
10 2 (5.56%) Ant
11 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (2.78%) JMeter
11 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
11 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.78%) QUnit
11 1 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (2.78%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Architect
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.89%) J2EE Architect
3 5 (13.89%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.11%) J2EE Team Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Web Team Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) Web Services
2 23 (63.89%) RESTful
3 18 (50.00%) Spring
4 17 (47.22%) J2EE
5 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 11 (30.56%) Ajax
6 11 (30.56%) JSON
7 10 (27.78%) PostGIS
8 9 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 9 (25.00%) JPA
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) SOAP
10 4 (11.11%) LAMP
10 4 (11.11%) jQuery
11 3 (8.33%) JTS
12 2 (5.56%) XML
12 2 (5.56%) EJB
12 2 (5.56%) Java EE
12 2 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
13 1 (2.78%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) CentOS
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (33.33%) TDD
4 11 (30.56%) Scrum
5 10 (27.78%) MVC
6 7 (19.44%) SOA
7 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (8.33%) Kanban
8 3 (8.33%) Web Development
9 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.78%) OO
9 1 (2.78%) Migration
9 1 (2.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VirtualBox
2 5 (13.89%) Docker
3 4 (11.11%) vCloud
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (61.11%) Puppet
2 14 (38.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) EMC
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Tripwire
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian