The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank - 107 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.47% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 5.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £47.50
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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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
264 213 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.21% 9.09% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 120 69
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 11
Average hourly rate £30.60 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the West Midlands region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Subversion
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) J2EE
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) UNIX
5 3 (42.86%) Apache
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) REST
6 2 (28.57%) FishEye
6 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 2 (28.57%) Alterian
6 2 (28.57%) JSTL
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) JBoss
6 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) XSLT
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) JSP
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Ant
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) SQL

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) FishEye
4 2 (28.57%) Ant
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (14.29%) Hudson
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Platform Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) JSTL
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) OOD
1 1 (14.29%) SOA
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) TDD
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Alterian
2 1 (14.29%) BEA
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat