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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 52 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Maven 9 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.90% 4.07% 5.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.76% 13.66% 38.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 23
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +7.14%
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
116 161 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 24.47% 29.81% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 133 64
Median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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
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 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newport +13 4 - -
Cardiff -4 4 £375 -16.66%
Maven
Wales

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 18 (85.71%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) Subversion
3 14 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 13 (61.90%) JSF
4 13 (61.90%) Ant
5 12 (57.14%) Eclipse
5 12 (57.14%) J2EE
5 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (57.14%) HTML
5 12 (57.14%) XML
5 12 (57.14%) JBoss
5 12 (57.14%) Spring
5 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
6 11 (52.38%) Hibernate
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 10 (47.62%) JUnit
7 10 (47.62%) JPA
7 10 (47.62%) Java EE
8 9 (42.86%) JIRA
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (42.86%) TDD
8 9 (42.86%) LiveCycle
8 9 (42.86%) Confluence
8 9 (42.86%) Splunk
8 9 (42.86%) Hudson
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
8 9 (42.86%) SOAP
8 9 (42.86%) Scrum

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 12 (57.14%) JBoss
2 9 (42.86%) Confluence
2 9 (42.86%) FileNet
2 9 (42.86%) LiveCycle
3 8 (38.10%) Apache
4 7 (33.33%) GeoServer
4 7 (33.33%) IIS
4 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
6 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (33.33%) Gliffy
3 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 3 (14.29%) SSH
2 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Subversion
2 13 (61.90%) Ant
3 12 (57.14%) Eclipse
4 10 (47.62%) JUnit
5 9 (42.86%) Hudson
5 9 (42.86%) JIRA
6 7 (33.33%) DbUnit
6 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (33.33%) Selenium
6 7 (33.33%) Spock
6 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
8 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
1 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) JSF
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) J2EE
2 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 12 (57.14%) XML
3 11 (52.38%) Hibernate
4 10 (47.62%) Java EE
4 10 (47.62%) JPA
5 9 (42.86%) SOAP
6 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (33.33%) Dojo
6 7 (33.33%) Java SE
6 7 (33.33%) JRules
6 7 (33.33%) JSTS
6 7 (33.33%) REST
6 7 (33.33%) XSD
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) OpenLayers
8 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 4 (19.05%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 3 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Document Management
4 6 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) JVM Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (14.29%) OOD
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) System Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
6 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 3 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) BC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
1 3 (14.29%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Adobe
1 9 (42.86%) ILOG
1 9 (42.86%) Splunk
2 7 (33.33%) Kofax
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft