The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 23 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Maven 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 6.42% 3.61% 2.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.59% 25.00% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £348
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 Newport region.

Development Applications Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 31.19% 14.46% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 15
Average daily rate £350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the Newport region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Ant
3 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
4 10 (76.92%) TestNG
4 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (76.92%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (76.92%) JIRA
4 10 (76.92%) Selenium
4 10 (76.92%) Load Testing
4 10 (76.92%) Test Management
4 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
4 10 (76.92%) Kanban
4 10 (76.92%) Bugzilla
4 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 10 (76.92%) Subversion
4 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
4 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
4 10 (76.92%) JUnit
4 10 (76.92%) C#
4 10 (76.92%) SharePoint
4 10 (76.92%) ISEB
4 10 (76.92%) JMeter
4 10 (76.92%) TortoiseSVN
4 10 (76.92%) WebDriver
4 10 (76.92%) Open Source
4 10 (76.92%) BDD
4 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
4 10 (76.92%) Automation Testing
5 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 10 (76.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Ant
2 10 (76.92%) TestNG
2 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (76.92%) JIRA
2 10 (76.92%) Selenium
2 10 (76.92%) Bugzilla
2 10 (76.92%) Subversion
2 10 (76.92%) JUnit
2 10 (76.92%) JMeter
2 10 (76.92%) TortoiseSVN
2 10 (76.92%) WebDriver
2 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
4 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Web Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) XSLT
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) JSF
2 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
2 3 (23.08%) JPA
2 3 (23.08%) Spring Batch
2 3 (23.08%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (15.38%) Facelets
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) XHTML
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Open Source
2 8 (61.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) AS400
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 10 (76.92%) Load Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Test Management
2 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 10 (76.92%) Kanban
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
2 10 (76.92%) BDD
2 10 (76.92%) Automation Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 10 (76.92%) ISEB
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica