The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South Wales region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.67% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
98 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.33% 9.58% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 28 28
Average daily rate £350 £295 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -13.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £390 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
Maven
Wales

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Maven
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 12 £400 - 2
Caerphilly - - - -
Maven
Wales

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 50 (90.91%) Ant
2 46 (83.64%) Java
3 42 (76.36%) Scrum
4 33 (60.00%) Web Services
5 31 (56.36%) SOAP
6 29 (52.73%) JUnit
6 29 (52.73%) Selenium
7 27 (49.09%) Apache Ivy
8 26 (47.27%) JIRA
9 25 (45.45%) Spring
10 24 (43.64%) Hibernate
10 24 (43.64%) HP Quality Center
11 23 (41.82%) SQL
12 22 (40.00%) Jenkins
13 21 (38.18%) BDD
13 21 (38.18%) Finance
14 20 (36.36%) Automation Testing
15 19 (34.55%) WebDriver
15 19 (34.55%) JPA
15 19 (34.55%) TDD
15 19 (34.55%) Subversion
16 18 (32.73%) J2EE
17 17 (30.91%) Banking
17 17 (30.91%) Test Management
18 16 (29.09%) Oracle
19 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
19 15 (27.27%) Kanban
20 14 (25.45%) TestNG
20 14 (25.45%) Team Foundation Server
20 14 (25.45%) Test Scripting

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (25.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (18.18%) Apache
3 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.64%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) 2G
1 7 (12.73%) 3G
1 7 (12.73%) 4G
2 3 (5.45%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 50 (90.91%) Ant
2 29 (52.73%) JUnit
2 29 (52.73%) Selenium
3 27 (49.09%) Apache Ivy
4 26 (47.27%) JIRA
5 22 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 19 (34.55%) WebDriver
6 19 (34.55%) Subversion
7 14 (25.45%) TestNG
7 14 (25.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (25.45%) Bugzilla
7 14 (25.45%) JMeter
7 14 (25.45%) TortoiseSVN
8 11 (20.00%) SoapUI
9 9 (16.36%) eggPlant
10 7 (12.73%) LoadRunner
10 7 (12.73%) Toad
11 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
11 5 (9.09%) Mercurial
11 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (38.18%) Finance
2 17 (30.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Team Leader
4 8 (14.55%) Development Team Leader
4 8 (14.55%) Java Team Leader
5 7 (12.73%) Architect
5 7 (12.73%) QA Leader
6 6 (10.91%) Tester
6 6 (10.91%) Lead Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Test Leader
8 4 (7.27%) Test Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Automated Test Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (60.00%) Web Services
2 31 (56.36%) SOAP
3 25 (45.45%) Spring
4 24 (43.64%) Hibernate
5 19 (34.55%) JPA
6 18 (32.73%) J2EE
7 14 (25.45%) Struts
8 13 (23.64%) Java EE
9 12 (21.82%) Spring Web Flow
9 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
9 12 (21.82%) XML
9 12 (21.82%) .NET
10 9 (16.36%) JMS
11 7 (12.73%) CSS
11 7 (12.73%) J2ME
11 7 (12.73%) WAP
11 7 (12.73%) REST
12 5 (9.09%) JSF
12 5 (9.09%) HTML
12 5 (9.09%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Open Source
2 12 (21.82%) Client/Server
2 12 (21.82%) Mobile App
3 9 (16.36%) Mathematics
4 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (12.73%) Handset
5 7 (12.73%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (10.91%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.82%) iSeries
7 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Scrum
2 21 (38.18%) BDD
3 20 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 19 (34.55%) TDD
5 17 (30.91%) Test Management
6 15 (27.27%) Kanban
7 14 (25.45%) Test Scripting
7 14 (25.45%) Load Testing
7 14 (25.45%) Software Testing
7 14 (25.45%) UML
7 14 (25.45%) MVC
8 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
9 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
10 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
10 9 (16.36%) Mobile Commerce
11 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
11 7 (12.73%) Manual Testing
11 7 (12.73%) OOD
12 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) C#
4 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.91%) Groovy
6 3 (5.45%) XPath
6 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.45%) ISTQB
2 14 (25.45%) ISEB
3 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
4 9 (16.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (43.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) HP
3 7 (12.73%) Apple
3 7 (12.73%) Sun
4 3 (5.45%) JBoss
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Informatica
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