Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 95 73
Rank change year-on-year +41 -22 +5
Contract jobs citing Maven 58 5 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.45% 0.38% 2.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 1.69% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 4 24
Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
10th Percentile £333 £416 £325
90th Percentile £582 £475 £485
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year +22.22% +52.41% -34.39%

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 464 295 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 27.59% 22.71% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 199 258
Wales median daily rate £425 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +17.24%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £275
90th Percentile £576 £563 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £453 £425
% change year-on-year +4.97% +6.47% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Wales median hourly rate £38.75 £55.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.55% +43.79% +29.66%
10th Percentile £35.00 £32.50 £19.79
90th Percentile £47.61 £77.50 £59.25
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -1.15% +6.10% +2.50%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +33 55 £450 - 4
North Wales -3 1 £388 -13.89%
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 56 (96.55%) Java
2 44 (75.86%) Git (software)
3 34 (58.62%) SOAP
3 34 (58.62%) Jenkins
4 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (55.17%) Spring
6 25 (43.10%) J2EE
7 22 (37.93%) JUnit
7 22 (37.93%) Test Automation
8 21 (36.21%) Python
9 20 (34.48%) Hibernate
10 19 (32.76%) JIRA
10 19 (32.76%) AngularJS
10 19 (32.76%) Spring Boot
11 18 (31.03%) Ansible
11 18 (31.03%) DevOps
11 18 (31.03%) Confluence
11 18 (31.03%) Web Services
11 18 (31.03%) SQL
12 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
13 16 (27.59%) Scrum
13 16 (27.59%) Security Cleared
13 16 (27.59%) WebSphere
14 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (25.86%) Ant
14 15 (25.86%) Linux
14 15 (25.86%) HTTP
14 15 (25.86%) Microservices
14 15 (25.86%) Java 8
15 14 (24.14%) Sonatype Nexus

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 18 (31.03%) Confluence
2 16 (27.59%) WebSphere
3 12 (20.69%) JBoss
4 10 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
6 5 (8.62%) Apache
7 2 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.72%) FileNet
8 1 (1.72%) nginx
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) PaaS
3 3 (5.17%) IaaS
4 2 (3.45%) GitHub
4 2 (3.45%) NuGet
4 2 (3.45%) Serverless
4 2 (3.45%) Slack
4 2 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) HTTP
2 6 (10.34%) DNS
2 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.45%) AMQP
3 2 (3.45%) SSH
3 2 (3.45%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.17%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.17%) Big Data
3 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.17%) Redis
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (3.45%) MySQL
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (75.86%) Git (software)
2 34 (58.62%) Jenkins
3 22 (37.93%) JUnit
4 19 (32.76%) JIRA
5 15 (25.86%) Ant
6 14 (24.14%) Artifactory
6 14 (24.14%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (17.24%) SoapUI
7 10 (17.24%) Subversion
8 7 (12.07%) Gradle
9 6 (10.34%) Fiddler
10 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
10 5 (8.62%) SonarQube
11 4 (6.90%) Hudson
11 4 (6.90%) TestNG
12 3 (5.17%) Vagrant
13 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
13 2 (3.45%) Flyway
13 2 (3.45%) Liquibase
13 2 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Developer
2 31 (53.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Build Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Release Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) Analyst
8 1 (1.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (58.62%) SOAP
2 32 (55.17%) Spring
3 25 (43.10%) J2EE
4 20 (34.48%) Hibernate
5 19 (32.76%) AngularJS
5 19 (32.76%) Spring Boot
6 18 (31.03%) Web Services
7 11 (18.97%) Node.js
8 10 (17.24%) JMS
8 10 (17.24%) JSF
8 10 (17.24%) REST
9 9 (15.52%) XML
10 7 (12.07%) iBATIS
10 7 (12.07%) JSON
11 6 (10.34%) CSS
11 6 (10.34%) Drools
11 6 (10.34%) WSDL
12 5 (8.62%) EJB
12 5 (8.62%) Java SE
12 5 (8.62%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.93%) Test Automation
3 18 (31.03%) DevOps
4 16 (27.59%) Scrum
5 15 (25.86%) Microservices
6 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
7 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
8 9 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (13.79%) SOA
10 7 (12.07%) SDLC
11 6 (10.34%) Web Application Development
12 5 (8.62%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (8.62%) Kanban
12 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (8.62%) Regression Testing
13 4 (6.90%) JVM Tuning
13 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
13 4 (6.90%) MVC
13 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (96.55%) Java
2 21 (36.21%) Python
3 18 (31.03%) SQL
4 15 (25.86%) Java 8
5 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 10 (17.24%) Groovy
7 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.17%) Java 9
7 3 (5.17%) R
8 2 (3.45%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Docker
2 6 (10.34%) Postfix
3 2 (3.45%) iptables
3 2 (3.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) Ansible
2 13 (22.41%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.97%) Kubernetes
4 8 (13.79%) Rundeck
5 7 (12.07%) Puppet
6 3 (5.17%) Terraform
7 1 (1.72%) Automic
7 1 (1.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.62%) IBM
4 3 (5.17%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.45%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (1.72%) Guidewire