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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 49 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing Maven 30 43 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.48% 5.39% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.63% 27.92% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 £45.00 £35.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
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
205 154 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.78% 19.30% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 94 38
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
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 £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +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 1 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 1 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 -10 25 £375 +7.14% 2
North Wales - 1 £325 - 2
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 34 (87.18%) Jenkins
2 22 (56.41%) Java
3 19 (48.72%) Oracle
4 17 (43.59%) Linux
5 13 (33.33%) JBoss
5 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 13 (33.33%) Middleware
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (30.77%) Subversion
6 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (30.77%) JVM Tuning
6 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 12 (30.77%) J2EE
7 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
7 11 (28.21%) SQL
7 11 (28.21%) HTTP
7 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
7 11 (28.21%) DNS
7 11 (28.21%) Hudson
8 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
9 9 (23.08%) Scrum
9 9 (23.08%) MSBuild
9 9 (23.08%) Gradle

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (33.33%) JBoss
2 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.56%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) HTTP
1 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
1 11 (28.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (87.18%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.77%) Subversion
3 11 (28.21%) Hudson
4 9 (23.08%) MSBuild
4 9 (23.08%) Gradle
4 9 (23.08%) Artifactory
5 7 (17.95%) JUnit
6 5 (12.82%) Toad
7 3 (7.69%) Ant
7 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
8 2 (5.13%) Apache Continuum
8 2 (5.13%) Rational Application Developer
8 2 (5.13%) JDeveloper
9 1 (2.56%) WebObjects
9 1 (2.56%) JMeter
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Deployment Specialist
3 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) EAI Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Deployment Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) Middleware
2 12 (30.77%) J2EE
3 8 (20.51%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) Hibernate
3 8 (20.51%) Spring
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (5.13%) WebCenter
4 2 (5.13%) XHTML
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) Swing
5 1 (2.56%) LAMP
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (2.56%) Struts
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (30.77%) JVM Tuning
3 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) Coaching
8 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Line Management
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (5.13%) Open Source
10 2 (5.13%) SOA
10 2 (5.13%) RAD
11 1 (2.56%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) Jython
4 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) Micro Focus
3 2 (5.13%) IBM