The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Maven 19 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 15.20% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 33.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate
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£308 - -
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 £47.50 £39.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -12.35%
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 West Wales region.

Development Applications Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
56 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 44.80% 16.67% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 1 2
Average daily rate £369 £300 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -15.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 18 (94.74%) HP
1 18 (94.74%) Selenium
1 18 (94.74%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (94.74%) Cucumber
2 17 (89.47%) Test Scripting
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Waterfall
4 15 (78.95%) REST
4 15 (78.95%) SOAP
5 14 (73.68%) XML
5 14 (73.68%) JSON
6 13 (68.42%) Load Balancing
6 13 (68.42%) Firewall
6 13 (68.42%) SoapUI
7 12 (63.16%) Scrum
8 11 (57.89%) Open Source
9 10 (52.63%) User Stories
10 7 (36.84%) Test Strategy
10 7 (36.84%) QA
11 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (31.58%) Service Management
12 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (15.79%) High Availability
14 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
14 2 (10.53%) Java
15 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
15 1 (5.26%) SQL
15 1 (5.26%) MySQL
15 1 (5.26%) Ant
15 1 (5.26%) EJB

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Selenium
1 18 (94.74%) Cucumber
2 13 (68.42%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.26%) NetBeans
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
1 14 (73.68%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Integration Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Tester
4 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) SOAP
1 15 (78.95%) REST
2 14 (73.68%) XML
2 14 (73.68%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) JPA
3 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) JSF
3 1 (5.26%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (89.47%) Test Scripting
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Waterfall
4 13 (68.42%) Load Balancing
5 12 (63.16%) Scrum
6 10 (52.63%) User Stories
7 7 (36.84%) Test Strategy
8 6 (31.58%) Service Management
9 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (15.79%) High Availability
11 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (5.26%) ATDD
11 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
11 1 (5.26%) TDD
11 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
11 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) HP