Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 September 2018 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 85 70
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 -9
Contract jobs citing Maven 47 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.04% 0.86% 1.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.93% 3.77% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 9
Wales median daily rate £453 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £363 £384 £313
90th Percentile £589 £483 £440
UK median daily rate £513 £500 £464
% change year-on-year +2.50% +7.82% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £48.75 £41.25 £29.01
% change year-on-year +18.18% +42.18% -35.53%

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

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 430 265 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 27.80% 22.84% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 197 169
Wales median daily rate £405 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.18% -1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £285 £298
90th Percentile £569 £533 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Wales median hourly rate - £21.57 -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.89%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Maven in Wales

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Wales

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Wales over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Wales

Maven
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
South Wales +11 44 £450 - 8
West Wales - 2 - - 1
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Maven.

1 42 (89.36%) Java
2 34 (72.34%) Git (software)
3 29 (61.70%) Jenkins
4 26 (55.32%) Spring
4 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (44.68%) SOAP
6 20 (42.55%) J2EE
6 20 (42.55%) JIRA
7 19 (40.43%) SQL
7 19 (40.43%) JUnit
8 17 (36.17%) Confluence
9 16 (34.04%) Spring Boot
10 15 (31.91%) Microservices
10 15 (31.91%) AngularJS
10 15 (31.91%) DevOps
10 15 (31.91%) Python
11 14 (29.79%) Linux
11 14 (29.79%) Artifactory
12 13 (27.66%) Ansible
12 13 (27.66%) Docker
12 13 (27.66%) Java 8
12 13 (27.66%) Web Services
12 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
12 13 (27.66%) Test Automation
12 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
13 12 (25.53%) Ant
13 12 (25.53%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (23.40%) Hibernate

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (36.17%) Confluence
2 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (14.89%) JBoss
5 6 (12.77%) Apache
6 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (4.26%) Gunicorn
7 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.13%) FileNet
8 1 (2.13%) nginx
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.64%) PaaS
3 3 (6.38%) IaaS
3 3 (6.38%) NuGet
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
4 2 (4.26%) Serverless
4 2 (4.26%) Slack
4 2 (4.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) DNS
1 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
2 9 (19.15%) HTTP
3 4 (8.51%) SSH
3 4 (8.51%) tcpdump
4 2 (4.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Hive
2 3 (6.38%) Big Data
2 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.26%) Redis
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (72.34%) Git (software)
2 29 (61.70%) Jenkins
3 20 (42.55%) JIRA
4 19 (40.43%) JUnit
5 14 (29.79%) Artifactory
6 12 (25.53%) Ant
6 12 (25.53%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (19.15%) Gradle
7 9 (19.15%) Subversion
8 6 (12.77%) Hudson
8 6 (12.77%) TestNG
9 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
10 4 (8.51%) Vagrant
11 3 (6.38%) Liquibase
11 3 (6.38%) SonarQube
12 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
12 2 (4.26%) ClearQuest
12 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
12 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
12 2 (4.26%) Selenium
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 23 (48.94%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Configuration Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) Spring
2 21 (44.68%) SOAP
3 20 (42.55%) J2EE
4 16 (34.04%) Spring Boot
5 15 (31.91%) AngularJS
6 13 (27.66%) Web Services
7 11 (23.40%) Hibernate
8 9 (19.15%) Node.js
8 9 (19.15%) REST
9 8 (17.02%) JMS
9 8 (17.02%) JSF
10 7 (14.89%) Middleware
11 4 (8.51%) CSS
11 4 (8.51%) Drools
11 4 (8.51%) XML
12 3 (6.38%) LDAP
12 3 (6.38%) Spring Cloud
12 3 (6.38%) Spring Integration
12 3 (6.38%) Thymeleaf
12 3 (6.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) DevOps
2 15 (31.91%) Microservices
3 13 (27.66%) Test Automation
4 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (19.15%) Scrum
5 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
6 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (12.77%) JVM Tuning
7 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
7 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.64%) SDLC
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (8.51%) Server Hardening
9 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.38%) BDD
10 3 (6.38%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (6.38%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) Java
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) Python
4 13 (27.66%) Java 8
5 8 (17.02%) Groovy
6 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.77%) Perl
8 3 (6.38%) Java 9
8 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.38%) R
9 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Docker
2 4 (8.51%) iptables
3 3 (6.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) Ansible
2 11 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (19.15%) Kubernetes
3 9 (19.15%) Puppet
4 3 (6.38%) Terraform
5 1 (2.13%) Automic
5 1 (2.13%) logstash
5 1 (2.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Remedy
4 3 (6.38%) Cloudera
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.26%) Hortonworks
5 2 (4.26%) Sonatype
6 1 (2.13%) Guidewire