The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 49 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 25 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.84% 3.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 18.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
Maven
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
150 132 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.03% 17.69% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 85 36
Average daily rate £365 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Maven
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
South Wales +1 22 £389 +11.07% 3
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 38 (86.36%) Jenkins
2 29 (65.91%) Java
3 22 (50.00%) Linux
3 22 (50.00%) Subversion
4 21 (47.73%) Oracle
5 18 (40.91%) J2EE
5 18 (40.91%) JBoss
5 18 (40.91%) Oracle Database
6 16 (36.36%) Hudson
7 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
7 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
8 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
8 14 (31.82%) Middleware
8 14 (31.82%) Scrum
9 13 (29.55%) Shell Script
9 13 (29.55%) HTTP
9 13 (29.55%) Tomcat
9 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (29.55%) JVM Tuning
9 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 12 (27.27%) DNS
11 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
11 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
11 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
11 10 (22.73%) SQL
11 10 (22.73%) Spring

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (40.91%) JBoss
2 13 (29.55%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.36%) Confluence
4 3 (6.82%) Apache
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) HTTP
2 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 12 (27.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle Database
2 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 13 (29.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (86.36%) Jenkins
2 22 (50.00%) Subversion
3 16 (36.36%) Hudson
4 10 (22.73%) Selenium
5 9 (20.45%) MSBuild
5 9 (20.45%) Gradle
5 9 (20.45%) Artifactory
6 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
7 5 (11.36%) JIRA
7 5 (11.36%) JMeter
7 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
7 5 (11.36%) Spock
7 5 (11.36%) Geb
8 4 (9.09%) JUnit
9 2 (4.55%) Toad
9 2 (4.55%) JDeveloper
9 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
9 2 (4.55%) Apache Continuum
9 2 (4.55%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Developer
1 10 (22.73%) Java Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Deployment Specialist
3 7 (15.91%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Release Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Deployment Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Release Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) J2EE
2 14 (31.82%) Middleware
3 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 10 (22.73%) Spring
4 8 (18.18%) .NET
4 8 (18.18%) XML
5 7 (15.91%) HTML
6 6 (13.64%) SOAP
7 5 (11.36%) XSLT
7 5 (11.36%) CSS
7 5 (11.36%) JSF
7 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (11.36%) Web Services
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (4.55%) WebCenter
8 2 (4.55%) XHTML
9 1 (2.27%) WSDL
9 1 (2.27%) LAMP
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Scrum
2 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (29.55%) JVM Tuning
3 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 7 (15.91%) DevOps
4 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (15.91%) Open Source
5 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.36%) SDLC
5 5 (11.36%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (11.36%) OO
5 5 (11.36%) RUP
5 5 (11.36%) DSDM
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
5 5 (11.36%) Release Management
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) Shell Script
3 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) Jython
4 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.64%) Ruby
6 4 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.27%) Perl
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
1 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
1 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) Twitter
4 2 (4.55%) Micro Focus
4 2 (4.55%) IBM