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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.31% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
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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
48 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.60% 10.99% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 6
Average daily rate £325 £298 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £398 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 21 August 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 32 (94.12%) Web Services
2 30 (88.24%) SOAP
3 29 (85.29%) Ant
4 26 (76.47%) Java
5 25 (73.53%) Apache Ivy
6 23 (67.65%) Scrum
7 20 (58.82%) Finance
8 19 (55.88%) Hibernate
8 19 (55.88%) Spring
9 18 (52.94%) SQL
10 15 (44.12%) J2EE
10 15 (44.12%) Banking
11 14 (41.18%) JUnit
11 14 (41.18%) Struts
11 14 (41.18%) MVC
12 13 (38.24%) Selenium
12 13 (38.24%) JPA
13 12 (35.29%) Java EE
13 12 (35.29%) Spring Web Flow
14 11 (32.35%) Oracle
15 10 (29.41%) UML
15 10 (29.41%) JIRA
15 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
15 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
16 9 (26.47%) XML
16 9 (26.47%) Apache
16 9 (26.47%) JMS
16 9 (26.47%) Mobile Commerce
16 9 (26.47%) Regression Testing
16 9 (26.47%) Degree

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) 3G
1 6 (17.65%) 2G
1 6 (17.65%) 4G
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (85.29%) Ant
2 25 (73.53%) Apache Ivy
3 14 (41.18%) JUnit
4 13 (38.24%) Selenium
5 10 (29.41%) JIRA
6 9 (26.47%) SoapUI
7 8 (23.53%) eggPlant
8 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
9 6 (17.65%) Toad
9 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
10 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 4 (11.76%) Mercurial
10 4 (11.76%) Subversion
10 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
11 3 (8.82%) JBehave
11 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
12 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
12 2 (5.88%) Hudson
12 2 (5.88%) Calabash
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Team Leader
3 8 (23.53%) Development Team Leader
3 8 (23.53%) Java Team Leader
4 7 (20.59%) Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Lead Architect
5 6 (17.65%) QA Leader
6 4 (11.76%) Test Leader
6 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.88%) J2EE Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Automated Test Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) Web Services
2 30 (88.24%) SOAP
3 19 (55.88%) Hibernate
3 19 (55.88%) Spring
4 15 (44.12%) J2EE
5 14 (41.18%) Struts
6 13 (38.24%) JPA
7 12 (35.29%) Java EE
7 12 (35.29%) Spring Web Flow
8 9 (26.47%) JMS
8 9 (26.47%) XML
9 6 (17.65%) J2ME
9 6 (17.65%) WAP
9 6 (17.65%) REST
10 3 (8.82%) J2SE
10 3 (8.82%) CSS
10 3 (8.82%) JSP
11 2 (5.88%) Tapestry
11 2 (5.88%) HTML
11 2 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
3 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (17.65%) Handset
4 6 (17.65%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (14.71%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Scrum
2 14 (41.18%) MVC
3 10 (29.41%) UML
3 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 9 (26.47%) Mobile Commerce
4 9 (26.47%) Regression Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
5 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) BDD
6 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Automation Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
8 4 (11.76%) OO
9 3 (8.82%) OOD
9 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Test Management
10 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) SOA
10 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Groovy
5 2 (5.88%) XQuery
5 2 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) HP
3 6 (17.65%) Apple
3 6 (17.65%) Sun