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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 54 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing Maven 9 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.24% 2.99% 1.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.59% 19.05% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 4
Average daily rate
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- £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
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
161 105 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.24% 15.67% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 58 35
Average daily rate £338 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £290 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £90.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%

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
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 30 March 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
South Wales -9 9 - - 3
North Wales - - - -
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
3 12 (70.59%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) PL/SQL
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Spring
4 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
5 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
6 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
7 6 (35.29%) Sun Certification
7 6 (35.29%) JUnit
7 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
9 4 (23.53%) SOAP
9 4 (23.53%) XML
9 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
10 3 (17.65%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
10 3 (17.65%) Web Services
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle
10 3 (17.65%) Ant
10 3 (17.65%) Scrum
10 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 3 (17.65%) Toad
10 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 3 (17.65%) TDD
10 3 (17.65%) Cucumber

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (11.76%) FileNet
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) JUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Toad
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 3 (17.65%) Ant
4 2 (11.76%) GitLab
4 2 (11.76%) Hudson
4 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.88%) NeoLoad
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Build Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Spring
2 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
3 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) XSLT
5 2 (11.76%) JSF
5 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) RUP
7 2 (11.76%) DSDM
7 2 (11.76%) Release Management
7 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) PL/SQL
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
1 1 (5.88%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter
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