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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
Wales / South Wales
Rank 47 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Maven 7 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.27% 2.08% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.73% 10.00% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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
104 120 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.84% 20.76% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 89 39
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +103.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Maven as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 4 £400 +14.28% 2
Maven
Wales

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Maven.

1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Spring
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Web Services
5 9 (50.00%) Microservices
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (38.89%) JUnit
8 6 (33.33%) PL/SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Docker
8 6 (33.33%) Liferay
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
9 5 (27.78%) RESTful
9 5 (27.78%) Dependency Management
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle
9 5 (27.78%) SOAP
9 5 (27.78%) SOA
10 4 (22.22%) Ant
10 4 (22.22%) Finance
10 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (22.22%) JIRA
10 4 (22.22%) DevOps
10 4 (22.22%) Confluence
10 4 (22.22%) REST
10 4 (22.22%) Hudson
11 3 (16.67%) Puppet
11 3 (16.67%) RabbitMQ

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Liferay
2 4 (22.22%) Confluence
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.56%) Mule
4 1 (5.56%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
2 2 (11.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) JUnit
3 4 (22.22%) Ant
3 4 (22.22%) Hudson
3 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
5 2 (11.11%) DbUnit
5 2 (11.11%) jMock
5 2 (11.11%) Mockito
5 2 (11.11%) NuGet
5 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
5 2 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.56%) Gradle
6 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Spring
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) RESTful
3 5 (27.78%) SOAP
4 4 (22.22%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (16.67%) J2EE
5 3 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) PowerMock
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) Dropwizard
7 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (5.56%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) Node.js
7 1 (5.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Microservices
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) Dependency Management
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Server Hardening
8 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.11%) TDD
9 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) Groovy
6 1 (5.56%) JCL
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) iptables
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Salt
3 1 (5.56%) Consul
3 1 (5.56%) Control-M
3 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (16.67%) Splunk
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) Micro Focus
4 1 (5.56%) Thunderhead