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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 39 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Maven 22 36 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.24% 5.68% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.92% 36.36% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 0
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£365 £365 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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
158 99 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.44% 15.62% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 66 25
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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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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
Newport -7 9 £333 -1.48%
Cardiff -9 6 £450 +12.50%
Bridgend - 3 £388 -
Maven
Wales

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (86.21%) Jenkins
2 20 (68.97%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
4 12 (41.38%) Subversion
5 11 (37.93%) PL/SQL
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) Hudson
6 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
7 9 (31.03%) MSBuild
7 9 (31.03%) Gradle
7 9 (31.03%) Artifactory
7 9 (31.03%) Scrum
8 8 (27.59%) Jython
8 8 (27.59%) .NET
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle
8 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
8 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
9 7 (24.14%) JUnit
9 7 (24.14%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
9 7 (24.14%) Spring
9 7 (24.14%) Sun Certification
10 6 (20.69%) ITIL
11 5 (17.24%) Toad
11 5 (17.24%) Middleware
11 5 (17.24%) Coaching
12 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
12 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) JBoss
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) Jenkins
2 12 (41.38%) Subversion
3 11 (37.93%) Hudson
4 9 (31.03%) MSBuild
4 9 (31.03%) Gradle
4 9 (31.03%) Artifactory
5 7 (24.14%) JUnit
6 5 (17.24%) Toad
7 3 (10.34%) Ant
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (6.90%) Apache Continuum
8 2 (6.90%) Rational Application Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
8 2 (6.90%) JDeveloper
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.45%) Selenium
9 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Deployment Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Release Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Database Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Release Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.45%) EAI Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
2 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 5 (17.24%) Middleware
4 3 (10.34%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) WebCenter
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) XHTML
6 1 (3.45%) LAMP
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) SOAP
6 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
3 9 (31.03%) Scrum
4 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Coaching
7 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) JVM Tuning
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.90%) RAD
9 2 (6.90%) SOA
9 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
10 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) PL/SQL
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Jython
3 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) COBOL
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.45%) HP