The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Cardiff 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.23% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 24.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
50 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.44% 10.80% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 14
Average daily rate £400 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Maven
South Wales

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 29 July 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (94.29%) Web Services
2 31 (88.57%) SOAP
2 31 (88.57%) Ant
3 27 (77.14%) Apache Ivy
4 26 (74.29%) Java
5 25 (71.43%) Scrum
6 20 (57.14%) Finance
7 19 (54.29%) Spring
7 19 (54.29%) SQL
8 18 (51.43%) Hibernate
9 17 (48.57%) Banking
10 16 (45.71%) J2EE
11 15 (42.86%) JUnit
11 15 (42.86%) Selenium
12 14 (40.00%) MVC
12 14 (40.00%) Struts
13 13 (37.14%) JPA
14 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
14 12 (34.29%) Spring Web Flow
14 12 (34.29%) JIRA
14 12 (34.29%) Mobile App
14 12 (34.29%) Oracle
14 12 (34.29%) Java EE
15 11 (31.43%) SoapUI
16 10 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
16 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (28.57%) UML
16 10 (28.57%) Apache
16 10 (28.57%) HP
17 9 (25.71%) JMS

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (28.57%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) 3G
1 7 (20.00%) 2G
1 7 (20.00%) 4G
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 3 (8.57%) SSL
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (88.57%) Ant
2 27 (77.14%) Apache Ivy
3 15 (42.86%) JUnit
3 15 (42.86%) Selenium
4 12 (34.29%) JIRA
5 11 (31.43%) SoapUI
6 9 (25.71%) eggPlant
7 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
8 7 (20.00%) Toad
8 7 (20.00%) LoadRunner
9 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 5 (14.29%) Mercurial
9 5 (14.29%) Subversion
9 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
10 4 (11.43%) JBehave
11 3 (8.57%) CruiseControl
11 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
11 3 (8.57%) Hudson
12 2 (5.71%) Calabash
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 17 (48.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Team Leader
3 8 (22.86%) Development Team Leader
3 8 (22.86%) Java Team Leader
4 7 (20.00%) Architect
4 7 (20.00%) QA Leader
5 6 (17.14%) Lead Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Test Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Test Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) J2EE Team Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Software Team Leader
9 1 (2.86%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) Web Services
2 31 (88.57%) SOAP
3 19 (54.29%) Spring
4 18 (51.43%) Hibernate
5 16 (45.71%) J2EE
6 14 (40.00%) Struts
7 13 (37.14%) JPA
8 12 (34.29%) Spring Web Flow
8 12 (34.29%) Java EE
9 9 (25.71%) JMS
9 9 (25.71%) XML
10 7 (20.00%) J2ME
10 7 (20.00%) WAP
10 7 (20.00%) REST
11 3 (8.57%) RESTful
11 3 (8.57%) HTML
11 3 (8.57%) JSON
11 3 (8.57%) J2SE
11 3 (8.57%) CSS
11 3 (8.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Mobile App
2 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
3 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (20.00%) Handset
5 6 (17.14%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Scrum
2 14 (40.00%) MVC
3 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
4 10 (28.57%) UML
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Mobile Commerce
6 7 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (20.00%) BDD
6 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Automation Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
9 4 (11.43%) OO
10 3 (8.57%) OOD
10 3 (8.57%) Test Management
11 2 (5.71%) SOA
11 2 (5.71%) Workflow
12 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) Groovy
5 3 (8.57%) XQuery
5 3 (8.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) HP
3 7 (20.00%) Apple
3 7 (20.00%) Sun