The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 127 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +17
Contract jobs citing Maven 13 62 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 2.46% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.02% 16.36% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Maven
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
430 379 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.27% 15.05% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 229 92
Average daily rate £363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Maven
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -50 9 £325 -7.14% 2
South Yorkshire -17 3 £425 +39.57% 1
Maven
England

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (74.29%) Java
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
5 13 (37.14%) Subversion
5 13 (37.14%) Spring
6 12 (34.29%) C#
6 12 (34.29%) Oracle
7 10 (28.57%) J2EE
7 10 (28.57%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
8 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
9 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
9 8 (22.86%) .NET
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.86%) Ant
9 8 (22.86%) Linux
10 7 (20.00%) ITIL
10 7 (20.00%) Web Services
10 7 (20.00%) ADO
10 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
10 7 (20.00%) HTML
10 7 (20.00%) VB
10 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 7 (20.00%) VB6
10 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) REST

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.14%) JBoss
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) Alfresco
4 2 (5.71%) Jetty
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 13 (37.14%) Subversion
3 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 8 (22.86%) Ant
5 6 (17.14%) JIRA
5 6 (17.14%) JUnit
5 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
6 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
6 4 (11.43%) Selenium
7 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.71%) Hudson
8 2 (5.71%) Mockito
8 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (5.71%) PVCS
8 2 (5.71%) MSI
9 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
9 1 (2.86%) NUnit
9 1 (2.86%) JBehave
9 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) VB Developer
3 6 (17.14%) VB6 Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Release Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Programmer
6 3 (8.57%) VB Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Spring
2 10 (28.57%) J2EE
3 8 (22.86%) .NET
4 7 (20.00%) Web Services
4 7 (20.00%) ADO
4 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (17.14%) REST
6 5 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (8.57%) SOAP
7 3 (8.57%) CSS
7 3 (8.57%) jQuery
7 3 (8.57%) JPA
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) JAX-RS
8 2 (5.71%) Spring Integration
8 2 (5.71%) CSS3
8 2 (5.71%) Apache CXF
8 2 (5.71%) RESTful
8 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.43%) Release Management
5 4 (11.43%) OOP
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) System Testing
6 3 (8.57%) BDD
7 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 2 (5.71%) Document Management
7 2 (5.71%) Web Design
7 2 (5.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
5 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.00%) VB
5 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (20.00%) VB6
6 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.43%) Perl
7 4 (11.43%) Python
8 2 (5.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) OpenView
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Sun
3 3 (8.57%) Splunk
4 2 (5.71%) Nuxeo
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Vignette
5 1 (2.86%) OpenText