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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 41 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Maven 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.59% 0.82% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.58% 6.98% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£358 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -
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
104 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.47% 11.68% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 30 11
Average daily rate £375 £308 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £105.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.90% +162.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 44 (97.78%) Java
2 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
4 24 (53.33%) JUnit
5 22 (48.89%) Web Services
5 22 (48.89%) Puppet
6 20 (44.44%) Mockito
6 20 (44.44%) Cucumber
6 20 (44.44%) TDD
6 20 (44.44%) JSON
7 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (40.00%) Selenium
8 18 (40.00%) Spring
9 17 (37.78%) Ant
10 15 (33.33%) Subversion
10 15 (33.33%) Hibernate
11 14 (31.11%) Android
11 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
11 14 (31.11%) Vagrant
11 14 (31.11%) Android SDK
12 13 (28.89%) Unit Testing
12 13 (28.89%) REST
12 13 (28.89%) Spring MVC
12 13 (28.89%) MVC
12 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
13 12 (26.67%) Scrum
13 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
14 11 (24.44%) Android Development
15 10 (22.22%) BDD
15 10 (22.22%) JPA

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (15.56%) Confluence
2 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (17.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.22%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 32 (71.11%) Jenkins
2 24 (53.33%) JUnit
3 20 (44.44%) Mockito
3 20 (44.44%) Cucumber
4 18 (40.00%) Selenium
5 17 (37.78%) Ant
6 15 (33.33%) Subversion
7 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
8 9 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (17.78%) RSpec
9 8 (17.78%) JIRA
10 7 (15.56%) JMeter
10 7 (15.56%) SoapUI
11 5 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (11.11%) Appium
11 5 (11.11%) Artifactory
11 5 (11.11%) Robotium
12 4 (8.89%) Gradle
13 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
14 1 (2.22%) QUnit
General
1 10 (22.22%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Android Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Test Leader
5 5 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Tester
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Integration Tester
7 1 (2.22%) Web Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) Web Services
2 20 (44.44%) JSON
3 18 (40.00%) Spring
4 15 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 14 (31.11%) Android SDK
6 13 (28.89%) REST
6 13 (28.89%) Spring MVC
7 10 (22.22%) JPA
7 10 (22.22%) RESTful
7 10 (22.22%) Ajax
8 9 (20.00%) CSS
8 9 (20.00%) JNI
8 9 (20.00%) Android NDK
9 5 (11.11%) SOAP
9 5 (11.11%) HTML
9 5 (11.11%) RoboGuice
10 4 (8.89%) HTML5
10 4 (8.89%) iOS SDK
10 4 (8.89%) J2EE
11 3 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Open Source
2 2 (4.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Android
2 10 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (44.44%) TDD
3 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (28.89%) Unit Testing
4 13 (28.89%) MVC
5 12 (26.67%) Scrum
5 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 11 (24.44%) Android Development
7 10 (22.22%) BDD
7 10 (22.22%) Kanban
8 9 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (13.33%) OOP
9 6 (13.33%) OO
10 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Web Development
10 5 (11.11%) User Stories
10 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
12 3 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) Ruby
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VirtualBox
2 3 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (48.89%) Puppet
2 14 (31.11%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.44%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle