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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 42 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.32% 1.70% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +22.90%
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
54 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.31% 12.34% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 17
Average daily rate £478 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £90.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) JSF
3 3 (50.00%) FileNet
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Confluence
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Hudson
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (33.33%) REST

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (50.00%) FileNet
1 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) LiveCycle
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Hudson
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 1 (16.67%) TestNG
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Spock
4 1 (16.67%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) DbUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) JSF
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) Tapestry
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) JRules
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Dojo
5 1 (16.67%) J2SE
5 1 (16.67%) EJB
5 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) DSDM
4 2 (33.33%) RUP
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Kofax
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) ILOG
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk