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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 45 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing Maven 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.60% 2.19% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.82% 13.21% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Maven
Hampshire

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
71 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.19% 16.56% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 8
Average daily rate £375 £338 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 37 (97.37%) Java
2 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (71.05%) Jenkins
4 19 (50.00%) JUnit
5 17 (44.74%) Ant
5 17 (44.74%) JSON
5 17 (44.74%) Puppet
6 15 (39.47%) Mockito
6 15 (39.47%) Cucumber
6 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (39.47%) TDD
6 15 (39.47%) Subversion
6 15 (39.47%) Web Services
7 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
7 14 (36.84%) Android
7 14 (36.84%) Android SDK
8 13 (34.21%) REST
8 13 (34.21%) Spring
8 13 (34.21%) Unit Testing
8 13 (34.21%) Selenium
9 11 (28.95%) Android Development
10 10 (26.32%) Vagrant
10 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
10 10 (26.32%) Publishing
10 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
10 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 9 (23.68%) MVC
11 9 (23.68%) JNI
11 9 (23.68%) Spring MVC
11 9 (23.68%) Atlassian Bamboo

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 7 (18.42%) Confluence
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (13.16%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Jenkins
2 19 (50.00%) JUnit
3 17 (44.74%) Ant
4 15 (39.47%) Mockito
4 15 (39.47%) Cucumber
4 15 (39.47%) Subversion
5 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
6 13 (34.21%) Selenium
7 9 (23.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (21.05%) JIRA
9 7 (18.42%) JMeter
9 7 (18.42%) SoapUI
10 6 (15.79%) RSpec
11 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (13.16%) Appium
11 5 (13.16%) Artifactory
11 5 (13.16%) Robotium
12 4 (10.53%) Gradle
13 1 (2.63%) QUnit
General
1 10 (26.32%) Publishing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Android Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Integration Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) JSON
2 15 (39.47%) Web Services
3 14 (36.84%) Android SDK
4 13 (34.21%) REST
4 13 (34.21%) Spring
5 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 9 (23.68%) JNI
6 9 (23.68%) Spring MVC
6 9 (23.68%) Android NDK
7 7 (18.42%) CSS
7 7 (18.42%) Ajax
7 7 (18.42%) RESTful
8 6 (15.79%) JPA
9 5 (13.16%) SOAP
9 5 (13.16%) HTML
9 5 (13.16%) RoboGuice
10 4 (10.53%) iOS SDK
10 4 (10.53%) HTML5
11 3 (7.89%) XML
12 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Android
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
3 13 (34.21%) Unit Testing
4 11 (28.95%) Android Development
5 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 9 (23.68%) MVC
6 9 (23.68%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (21.05%) Scrum
8 6 (15.79%) BDD
8 6 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (15.79%) Kanban
8 6 (15.79%) OOP
8 6 (15.79%) OO
9 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
9 5 (13.16%) User Stories
9 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
10 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
11 3 (7.89%) Web Development
11 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) Puppet
2 10 (26.32%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle