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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 43 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.07% - 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -18.82%
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
40 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.67% 10.33% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 7
Average daily rate £325 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 19 September 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 27 (90.00%) Web Services
2 25 (83.33%) SOAP
3 24 (80.00%) Ant
3 24 (80.00%) Java
3 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (63.33%) Scrum
4 19 (63.33%) Apache Ivy
5 18 (60.00%) Hibernate
6 16 (53.33%) Spring
6 16 (53.33%) Finance
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
7 14 (46.67%) J2EE
8 13 (43.33%) JUnit
9 12 (40.00%) Banking
9 12 (40.00%) Selenium
10 11 (36.67%) JPA
11 10 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
11 10 (33.33%) JIRA
11 10 (33.33%) Struts
11 10 (33.33%) XML
11 10 (33.33%) MVC
12 9 (30.00%) Oracle
12 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
13 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
13 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
13 8 (26.67%) Java EE
13 8 (26.67%) UML
14 7 (23.33%) Apache
14 7 (23.33%) JMS
14 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) FileNet
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) 4G
1 4 (13.33%) 3G
1 4 (13.33%) 2G
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Ant
2 19 (63.33%) Apache Ivy
3 13 (43.33%) JUnit
4 12 (40.00%) Selenium
5 10 (33.33%) JIRA
6 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (23.33%) SoapUI
8 6 (20.00%) Subversion
8 6 (20.00%) eggPlant
9 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
10 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
10 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
10 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
10 4 (13.33%) Toad
11 3 (10.00%) Hudson
11 3 (10.00%) CruiseControl
11 3 (10.00%) JBehave
12 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
12 2 (6.67%) Calabash
13 1 (3.33%) JMeter
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (16.67%) Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Test Leader
5 4 (13.33%) QA Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Lead Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Automated Test Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) J2EE Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Software Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) Web Services
2 25 (83.33%) SOAP
3 18 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 16 (53.33%) Spring
5 14 (46.67%) J2EE
6 11 (36.67%) JPA
7 10 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
7 10 (33.33%) Struts
7 10 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (26.67%) Java EE
9 7 (23.33%) JMS
10 4 (13.33%) REST
10 4 (13.33%) WAP
10 4 (13.33%) J2ME
11 3 (10.00%) J2SE
11 3 (10.00%) CSS
11 3 (10.00%) JSP
12 2 (6.67%) RESTful
12 2 (6.67%) JSON
12 2 (6.67%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (13.33%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (13.33%) Handset
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
7 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) MVC
4 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 8 (26.67%) UML
5 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Mobile Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 5 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
9 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.00%) OOD
9 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Test Management
10 2 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) Groovy
5 2 (6.67%) XPath
5 2 (6.67%) XQuery
6 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) Apple
3 4 (13.33%) Sun
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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