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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 35 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Maven 3 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.14% 5.98% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.52% 37.93% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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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
46 58 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.42% 15.76% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 4
Average daily rate £350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 April 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Continuum
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Micro Focus
2 2 (50.00%) Toad
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) JDeveloper
2 2 (50.00%) RAD
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) EAI
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Toad
2 2 (50.00%) JDeveloper
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Continuum
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) EAI Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) RAD
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) EAI
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat