Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 71 51
Rank change year-on-year +3 -20 -10
Contract jobs citing Maven 12 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.10% 1.74% 3.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.94% 7.23% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 20
South Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.64% +4.45%
10th Percentile £327 £285 £316
90th Percentile £485 £462 £453
Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

Maven is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 202 249 254
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 18.53% 24.08% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 178 193
South Wales median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £285 £284 £275
90th Percentile £513 £513 £450
Wales median daily rate £393 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +4.67% +2.74% +3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £47.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.02% +44.62% -
10th Percentile £20.43 £40.57 £31.25
90th Percentile £77.50 £70.50 £33.75
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £47.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +17.02% +7.43% -16.67%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in South Wales

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in South Wales

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +4 7 £450 +20.00%
Newport +2 3 £394 -
Maven
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) Ant
1 10 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Server Hardening
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) JIRA
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Confluence
4 6 (50.00%) Hudson
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) Ansible
6 4 (33.33%) Docker
6 4 (33.33%) Vagrant
6 4 (33.33%) iptables
6 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) Python

Maven
Co-occurring 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 6 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (8.33%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
4 2 (16.67%) LDAP
4 2 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Ant
1 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) Hudson
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Vagrant
4 3 (25.00%) Toad
5 2 (16.67%) Gradle
5 2 (16.67%) NuGet
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Fintech
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Server Hardening
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) OOD
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
8 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) JCL
5 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
1 4 (33.33%) iptables
2 2 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (25.00%) Salt
3 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) BMC
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Micro Focus
4 1 (8.33%) Thunderhead