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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 22 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 33 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.84% 0.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Average daily rate
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£365 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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
110 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.13% 15.68% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 8
Average daily rate £375 £300 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £212 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 4 March 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 48 (81.36%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (74.58%) Java
3 40 (67.80%) Jenkins
4 28 (47.46%) Puppet
5 27 (45.76%) Web Services
6 26 (44.07%) Cucumber
7 25 (42.37%) JUnit
8 23 (38.98%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (33.90%) JSON
9 20 (33.90%) Mockito
9 20 (33.90%) TDD
10 19 (32.20%) Spring
10 19 (32.20%) Selenium
11 17 (28.81%) Ant
12 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
12 16 (27.12%) Vagrant
13 15 (25.42%) RESTful
13 15 (25.42%) Linux
13 15 (25.42%) Subversion
13 15 (25.42%) Hibernate
14 14 (23.73%) Eclipse
14 14 (23.73%) Android
14 14 (23.73%) JIRA
14 14 (23.73%) Android SDK
15 13 (22.03%) Spring MVC
15 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
15 13 (22.03%) J2EE
15 13 (22.03%) MVC
16 12 (20.34%) Scrum
16 12 (20.34%) Test Automation

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (13.56%) Apache
1 8 (13.56%) Confluence
2 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.78%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.08%) CMS
5 2 (3.39%) TeamSite
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.69%) JBoss
6 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (16.95%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 40 (67.80%) Jenkins
2 26 (44.07%) Cucumber
3 25 (42.37%) JUnit
4 20 (33.90%) Mockito
5 19 (32.20%) Selenium
6 17 (28.81%) Ant
7 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
8 15 (25.42%) Subversion
9 14 (23.73%) Eclipse
9 14 (23.73%) JIRA
10 9 (15.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (13.56%) JMeter
11 8 (13.56%) RSpec
11 8 (13.56%) SoapUI
12 6 (10.17%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (10.17%) FitNesse
13 5 (8.47%) Robotium
13 5 (8.47%) Artifactory
13 5 (8.47%) Appium
14 4 (6.78%) Gradle
General
1 10 (16.95%) Publishing
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Android Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Java Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (18.64%) Architect
3 7 (11.86%) Test Leader
4 5 (8.47%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Web Team Leader
5 3 (5.08%) J2EE Team Leader
5 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.39%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Tester
6 2 (3.39%) Integration Tester
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Agile Tester
7 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) Web Services
2 20 (33.90%) JSON
3 19 (32.20%) Spring
4 15 (25.42%) RESTful
4 15 (25.42%) Hibernate
5 14 (23.73%) Android SDK
6 13 (22.03%) Spring MVC
6 13 (22.03%) J2EE
7 12 (20.34%) REST
8 11 (18.64%) JPA
9 10 (16.95%) Ajax
10 9 (15.25%) PostGIS
10 9 (15.25%) JNI
10 9 (15.25%) Android NDK
11 7 (11.86%) CSS
11 7 (11.86%) SOAP
12 5 (8.47%) RoboGuice
13 4 (6.78%) iOS SDK
14 3 (5.08%) HTML
14 3 (5.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Open Source
2 2 (3.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (81.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (33.90%) TDD
4 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
4 13 (22.03%) MVC
5 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
6 11 (18.64%) Android Development
7 10 (16.95%) Kanban
7 10 (16.95%) BDD
8 9 (15.25%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (15.25%) SOA
9 6 (10.17%) OOP
9 6 (10.17%) OO
9 6 (10.17%) Content Management
9 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.47%) User Stories
10 5 (8.47%) Web Development
10 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) Java
2 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.25%) PHP
4 7 (11.86%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VirtualBox
2 5 (8.47%) Docker
3 2 (3.39%) LXC
3 2 (3.39%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (47.46%) Puppet
2 16 (27.12%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) HP
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle