The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 65 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs citing Maven 43 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.38% 0.83% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.52% 8.40% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 4
Average daily rate £350 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.43%
Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
277 131 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.36% 9.89% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 70 81
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Maven
Yorkshire

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Maven
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 36 £350 +12.00% 6
Wakefield - - - - 1
Hebden Bridge - - - -
Maven
Yorkshire

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 40 (76.92%) Java
2 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 25 (48.08%) Hibernate
3 25 (48.08%) Spring
4 23 (44.23%) Oracle
5 22 (42.31%) WebLogic
6 21 (40.38%) Linux
7 19 (36.54%) SQL
8 18 (34.62%) XML
9 14 (26.92%) PL/SQL
9 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
10 13 (25.00%) J2EE
11 12 (23.08%) JMS
11 12 (23.08%) REST
12 11 (21.15%) Java EE
12 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
12 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
12 11 (21.15%) Apache Camel
13 10 (19.23%) CSS
13 10 (19.23%) Tomcat
14 9 (17.31%) Web Services
14 9 (17.31%) SOAP
14 9 (17.31%) HTML
14 9 (17.31%) jQuery
15 8 (15.38%) nginx
15 8 (15.38%) UNIX
15 8 (15.38%) Apache
16 7 (13.46%) IIS
16 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
16 7 (13.46%) Telecoms

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 22 (42.31%) WebLogic
2 10 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 8 (15.38%) nginx
3 8 (15.38%) Apache
4 7 (13.46%) IIS
5 6 (11.54%) Confluence
6 5 (9.62%) Mule
7 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
8 3 (5.77%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (1.92%) TeamSite
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon S3
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) OpenVPN
2 3 (5.77%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.85%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
2 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.85%) SQLPlus
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.54%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) JUnit
4 4 (7.69%) NUnit
5 2 (3.85%) Hudson
5 2 (3.85%) Selenium
6 1 (1.92%) FindBugs
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.92%) Ant
6 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.92%) dotCover
General
1 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 29 (55.77%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.69%) Consultant
3 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (5.77%) Deployment Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Release Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Release Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Automated Tester
6 1 (1.92%) Java Architect
6 1 (1.92%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) Hibernate
1 25 (48.08%) Spring
2 18 (34.62%) XML
3 13 (25.00%) J2EE
4 12 (23.08%) JMS
4 12 (23.08%) REST
5 11 (21.15%) Java EE
5 11 (21.15%) Apache Camel
6 10 (19.23%) CSS
7 9 (17.31%) Web Services
7 9 (17.31%) SOAP
7 9 (17.31%) HTML
7 9 (17.31%) jQuery
8 5 (9.62%) HTML5
8 5 (9.62%) CSS3
8 5 (9.62%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (7.69%) JSON
9 4 (7.69%) JPA
10 3 (5.77%) JBoss Seam
11 2 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) PKI
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
3 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) UNIX
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) Scrum
2 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
2 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.69%) OO
3 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (3.85%) BDD
4 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
4 2 (3.85%) Migration
4 2 (3.85%) TDD
4 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.92%) Change Control
5 1 (1.92%) Build Automation
5 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
5 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.92%) Automated Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 14 (26.92%) PL/SQL
4 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.77%) Perl
8 2 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.69%) JBoss
4 3 (5.77%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.77%) MKS
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) Sybase
6 1 (1.92%) Perforce
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