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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 15 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Contract jobs citing Maven 28 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.51% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.69% 2.44% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
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£400 £315 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -7.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +22.90%
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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
109 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 33.13% 14.24% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 10
Average daily rate £350 £315 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) Web Services
3 34 (65.38%) Jenkins
4 31 (59.62%) Java
5 29 (55.77%) Cucumber
6 26 (50.00%) Puppet
7 24 (46.15%) RESTful
8 23 (44.23%) Spring
9 22 (42.31%) Selenium
10 21 (40.38%) Eclipse
11 20 (38.46%) J2EE
11 20 (38.46%) JUnit
11 20 (38.46%) TDD
12 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (36.54%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (34.62%) Mockito
14 17 (32.69%) Vagrant
14 17 (32.69%) JSON
14 17 (32.69%) Hibernate
15 15 (28.85%) MVC
15 15 (28.85%) Spring MVC
16 14 (26.92%) Internet
16 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
17 13 (25.00%) Linux
17 13 (25.00%) Apache
17 13 (25.00%) Ajax
18 12 (23.08%) SOA
18 12 (23.08%) JIRA
18 12 (23.08%) FitNesse
18 12 (23.08%) Open Source

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) Apache Solr
3 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) CMS
5 2 (3.85%) TeamSite
5 2 (3.85%) Confluence
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.92%) Node.js
6 1 (1.92%) JBoss
6 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (21.15%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (13.46%) Amazon S3
4 6 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.62%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (65.38%) Jenkins
2 29 (55.77%) Cucumber
3 22 (42.31%) Selenium
4 21 (40.38%) Eclipse
5 20 (38.46%) JUnit
6 18 (34.62%) Mockito
7 12 (23.08%) JIRA
7 12 (23.08%) FitNesse
8 8 (15.38%) Ant
9 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
10 5 (9.62%) Subversion
11 4 (7.69%) RSpec
12 2 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (3.85%) JMeter
12 2 (3.85%) Gerrit
12 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
12 2 (3.85%) Gradle
12 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (3.85%) Zephyr
13 1 (1.92%) Grunt
General
1 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.85%) Publishing
1 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 16 (30.77%) Architect
3 14 (26.92%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.62%) Web Team Leader
4 5 (9.62%) J2EE Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) J2EE Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.69%) J2EE Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Android Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Integration Tester
8 1 (1.92%) Agile Tester
8 1 (1.92%) Test Coordinator
8 1 (1.92%) Web Architect
8 1 (1.92%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Coordinator
8 1 (1.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (67.31%) Web Services
2 24 (46.15%) RESTful
3 23 (44.23%) Spring
4 20 (38.46%) J2EE
5 17 (32.69%) JSON
5 17 (32.69%) Hibernate
6 15 (28.85%) Spring MVC
7 13 (25.00%) Ajax
8 12 (23.08%) JPA
9 11 (21.15%) PostGIS
10 9 (17.31%) CSS
11 8 (15.38%) SOAP
12 7 (13.46%) REST
13 5 (9.62%) LAMP
14 4 (7.69%) XML
14 4 (7.69%) Android SDK
15 3 (5.77%) jQuery
15 3 (5.77%) HTML
16 2 (3.85%) XSLT
16 2 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Open Source
2 2 (3.85%) W3C
3 1 (1.92%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) TDD
3 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.85%) MVC
5 12 (23.08%) SOA
6 11 (21.15%) Scrum
7 10 (19.23%) BDD
8 7 (13.46%) Kanban
9 6 (11.54%) Content Management
10 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.77%) Android Development
11 3 (5.77%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.77%) Web Development
12 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
12 2 (3.85%) SEO
12 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
13 1 (1.92%) Test Strategy
13 1 (1.92%) User Stories
13 1 (1.92%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) VirtualBox
2 8 (15.38%) Docker
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
3 2 (3.85%) LXC
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (50.00%) Puppet
2 17 (32.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) VMware
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) EMC
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft