The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 57 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing Maven 11 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.95% 1.35% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.48% 7.29% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.25%
Maven
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 South Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
116 96 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.60% 18.50% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 68 34
Average daily rate £363 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £66.00 - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 10 £350 -12.50% 5
Maven
Wales

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (92.86%) Java
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (78.57%) Hibernate
4 21 (75.00%) J2EE
4 21 (75.00%) Spring
5 20 (71.43%) JSF
5 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
5 20 (71.43%) HTML
6 19 (67.86%) SQL
7 17 (60.71%) XML
8 15 (53.57%) CSS
8 15 (53.57%) PL/SQL
8 15 (53.57%) Scrum
8 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
9 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 14 (50.00%) Ant
10 13 (46.43%) JBoss
10 13 (46.43%) Eclipse
10 13 (46.43%) JPA
10 13 (46.43%) TDD
10 13 (46.43%) Subversion
10 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
11 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
11 12 (42.86%) JIRA
11 12 (42.86%) Hudson
11 12 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
12 11 (39.29%) SOAP
12 11 (39.29%) Confluence
12 11 (39.29%) Selenium

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (46.43%) JBoss
2 11 (39.29%) Confluence
3 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
4 6 (21.43%) Apache
4 6 (21.43%) FileNet
4 6 (21.43%) IIS
4 6 (21.43%) LiveCycle
4 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.14%) Liferay
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.14%) SSH
3 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
5 5 (17.86%) Neo4j
5 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
6 3 (10.71%) MySQL
6 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Ant
2 13 (46.43%) Eclipse
2 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
2 13 (46.43%) Subversion
3 12 (42.86%) Hudson
3 12 (42.86%) JIRA
4 11 (39.29%) Selenium
4 11 (39.29%) Spock
5 9 (32.14%) JUnit
6 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (21.43%) DbUnit
7 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
8 5 (17.86%) Geb
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (14.29%) IntelliJ
9 4 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (3.57%) Liquibase
10 1 (3.57%) Mockito
10 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Developer
1 22 (78.57%) Java Developer
2 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Hibernate
2 21 (75.00%) J2EE
2 21 (75.00%) Spring
3 20 (71.43%) HTML
3 20 (71.43%) JSF
4 17 (60.71%) XML
5 15 (53.57%) CSS
6 13 (46.43%) JPA
7 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
8 11 (39.29%) SOAP
9 9 (32.14%) Ajax
9 9 (32.14%) XSLT
10 8 (28.57%) Facelets
10 8 (28.57%) Java EE
10 8 (28.57%) PrimeFaces
10 8 (28.57%) Web Services
10 8 (28.57%) XHTML
11 6 (21.43%) Dojo
11 6 (21.43%) REST
11 6 (21.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 2 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
1 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Scrum
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 12 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (28.57%) DevOps
6 7 (25.00%) Coaching
6 7 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (25.00%) OOD
6 7 (25.00%) UML
6 7 (25.00%) Use Case
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Open Source
8 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (17.86%) Document Management
8 5 (17.86%) DSDM
8 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
8 5 (17.86%) Release Management
8 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) PL/SQL
4 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
7 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (10.71%) BC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Adobe
2 6 (21.43%) IBM
2 6 (21.43%) ILOG
2 6 (21.43%) Kofax
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (21.43%) Splunk
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Twitter
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) VMware