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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 47 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 1 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.30% 4.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 18.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
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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
62 83 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.51% 23.45% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 16
Average daily rate £370 £338 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -4.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JUnit
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) JIRA
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 7 (58.33%) Confluence
3 7 (58.33%) Puppet
3 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) JMeter
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) MS Office
5 5 (41.67%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) RSpec
5 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) RESTful
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (58.33%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JUnit
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) JMeter
2 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (41.67%) RSpec
3 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
4 2 (16.67%) Ant
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (8.33%) Mockito
5 1 (8.33%) QUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Test Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SOA Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 2 (16.67%) EJB
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Dojo
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft