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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 34 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 23 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.17% 0.53% -
As % of the Development Applications category 37.10% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£383 £306 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
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
62 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.93% 11.08% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 21
Average daily rate £375 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £391 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 3 September 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (87.10%) Jenkins
2 22 (70.97%) J2EE
3 20 (64.52%) Java
4 17 (54.84%) Oracle
5 16 (51.61%) Linux
6 15 (48.39%) JBoss
6 15 (48.39%) Subversion
6 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database
6 15 (48.39%) Selenium
7 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (45.16%) DevOps
7 14 (45.16%) Hudson
7 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (45.16%) XML
7 14 (45.16%) HTML
8 13 (41.94%) PL/SQL
8 13 (41.94%) SQL
8 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
8 13 (41.94%) Open Source
9 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
9 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
9 12 (38.71%) Spring
9 12 (38.71%) JSF
9 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
9 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
9 12 (38.71%) TDD
9 12 (38.71%) Middleware
9 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
9 12 (38.71%) Scrum

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (48.39%) JBoss
2 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 11 (35.48%) Confluence
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) HTTP
2 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 10 (32.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
3 11 (35.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (87.10%) Jenkins
2 15 (48.39%) Subversion
2 15 (48.39%) Selenium
3 14 (45.16%) Hudson
4 11 (35.48%) Spock
4 11 (35.48%) Geb
4 11 (35.48%) JIRA
5 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
6 4 (12.90%) JMeter
6 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (6.45%) Apache Continuum
7 2 (6.45%) Rational Application Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Toad
7 2 (6.45%) JDeveloper
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
1 12 (38.71%) Java Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) EAI Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) J2EE
2 14 (45.16%) XML
2 14 (45.16%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
3 12 (38.71%) CSS
3 12 (38.71%) SOAP
3 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
3 12 (38.71%) Spring
3 12 (38.71%) JSF
3 12 (38.71%) Middleware
4 11 (35.48%) Web Services
4 11 (35.48%) XSLT
4 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.45%) XHTML
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (6.45%) WebCenter
6 1 (3.23%) LAMP
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps
2 13 (41.94%) Open Source
2 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
3 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 12 (38.71%) OO
3 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 11 (35.48%) SDLC
4 11 (35.48%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (35.48%) JVM Tuning
4 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
4 11 (35.48%) RUP
4 11 (35.48%) DSDM
4 11 (35.48%) OOA/OOD
4 11 (35.48%) Release Management
5 10 (32.26%) Pair Programming
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) SOA
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) PL/SQL
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) Twitter
4 2 (6.45%) Micro Focus
4 2 (6.45%) IBM