The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 48 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Maven 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.92% 0.32% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.70% 1.69% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.25%
Maven
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
92 59 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.12% 18.85% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 45 18
Average daily rate £350 £470 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (88.24%) Java
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) J2EE
3 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
4 11 (64.71%) Hudson
4 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
4 11 (64.71%) JIRA
4 11 (64.71%) Subversion
4 11 (64.71%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) JSF
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) XML
5 10 (58.82%) SOAP
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) Scrum
5 10 (58.82%) Selenium
5 10 (58.82%) Confluence
5 10 (58.82%) Spock
6 9 (52.94%) JBoss
7 8 (47.06%) OO
7 8 (47.06%) Web Services
7 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
7 8 (47.06%) CSS
8 7 (41.18%) Open Source
8 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (58.82%) Confluence
2 9 (52.94%) JBoss
3 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (29.41%) Apache
5 4 (23.53%) FileNet
5 4 (23.53%) IIS
5 4 (23.53%) LiveCycle
6 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
7 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) SSH
3 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (35.29%) Neo4j
2 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 11 (64.71%) Hudson
2 11 (64.71%) JIRA
2 11 (64.71%) Subversion
3 10 (58.82%) Selenium
3 10 (58.82%) Spock
4 6 (35.29%) Geb
5 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) JUnit
6 4 (23.53%) Ant
6 4 (23.53%) DbUnit
6 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
6 4 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
8 1 (5.88%) Liquibase
8 1 (5.88%) Mockito
8 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) Java Developer
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) J2EE
2 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
3 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) JSF
3 11 (64.71%) Spring
3 11 (64.71%) XML
4 10 (58.82%) SOAP
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) Spring Integration
6 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (35.29%) XSLT
7 5 (29.41%) Java EE
8 4 (23.53%) Dojo
8 4 (23.53%) Java SE
8 4 (23.53%) JRules
8 4 (23.53%) Middleware
8 4 (23.53%) REST
8 4 (23.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
5 7 (41.18%) Open Source
6 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (35.29%) DSDM
6 6 (35.29%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (35.29%) Pair Programming
6 6 (35.29%) Release Management
6 6 (35.29%) RUP
6 6 (35.29%) SDLC
6 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
7 4 (23.53%) JVM Tuning
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) BC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) Twitter
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 4 (23.53%) Adobe
3 4 (23.53%) ILOG
3 4 (23.53%) Kofax
3 4 (23.53%) Splunk
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) VMware