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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 37 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 2.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 17.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
38 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.52% 12.83% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 6
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £90.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) FileNet
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) JSF
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Hudson
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) FileNet
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) LiveCycle
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (20.00%) Spock
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) TestNG
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) DbUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) JSF
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2SE
4 1 (20.00%) JRules
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) RUP
4 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) ILOG
2 1 (20.00%) Kofax
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk