Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 87 78
Rank change year-on-year +32 -9 -10
Contract jobs citing Maven 59 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.51% 0.81% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.83% 3.47% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 8 18
Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -3.54%
10th Percentile £336 £384 £325
90th Percentile £581 £483 £441
UK median daily rate £515 £500 £470
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £48.75 £42.50 £29.53
% change year-on-year +14.71% +43.95% -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 460 288 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 27.35% 23.34% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 210 248
Wales median daily rate £425 £393 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% -7.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £297 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £23.14 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.25% -57.93% +58.27%
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +32 56 £450 - 4
North Wales -1 1 £388 -13.89%
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 58 (98.31%) Java
2 45 (76.27%) Git (software)
3 36 (61.02%) Jenkins
4 34 (57.63%) SOAP
5 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (55.93%) Spring
6 24 (40.68%) Python
7 23 (38.98%) JUnit
7 23 (38.98%) J2EE
8 21 (35.59%) SQL
8 21 (35.59%) Ansible
8 21 (35.59%) Spring Boot
9 20 (33.90%) DevOps
9 20 (33.90%) Test Automation
10 18 (30.51%) JIRA
10 18 (30.51%) Ant
11 17 (28.81%) Linux
11 17 (28.81%) Web Services
11 17 (28.81%) Hibernate
11 17 (28.81%) HTTP
11 17 (28.81%) Confluence
11 17 (28.81%) Microservices
11 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
11 17 (28.81%) Sonatype Nexus
12 15 (25.42%) Java 8
12 15 (25.42%) Docker
12 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
13 14 (23.73%) JBoss
13 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared

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 (28.81%) Confluence
2 14 (23.73%) JBoss
2 14 (23.73%) WebSphere
3 10 (16.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (10.17%) Apache
4 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.08%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (3.39%) Gunicorn
7 1 (1.69%) FileNet
7 1 (1.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.17%) PaaS
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.08%) GitHub
4 3 (5.08%) IaaS
4 3 (5.08%) Slack
4 3 (5.08%) Trello
5 2 (3.39%) NuGet
5 2 (3.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) HTTP
2 8 (13.56%) DNS
2 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.08%) AMQP
4 2 (3.39%) SSH
4 2 (3.39%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) Apache Hive
2 3 (5.08%) Big Data
2 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.08%) Redis
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (76.27%) Git (software)
2 36 (61.02%) Jenkins
3 23 (38.98%) JUnit
4 18 (30.51%) Ant
4 18 (30.51%) JIRA
5 17 (28.81%) Sonatype Nexus
6 14 (23.73%) Artifactory
7 11 (18.64%) Subversion
8 10 (16.95%) Gradle
9 9 (15.25%) SoapUI
10 7 (11.86%) TestNG
11 5 (8.47%) SonarQube
12 4 (6.78%) Fiddler
12 4 (6.78%) Liquibase
13 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
13 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
13 3 (5.08%) Hudson
13 3 (5.08%) Selenium
13 3 (5.08%) Vagrant
14 2 (3.39%) Flyway
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Developer
2 30 (50.85%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Build Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Release Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) SOAP
2 33 (55.93%) Spring
3 23 (38.98%) J2EE
4 21 (35.59%) Spring Boot
5 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
5 17 (28.81%) Hibernate
5 17 (28.81%) Web Services
6 12 (20.34%) REST
6 12 (20.34%) XML
7 11 (18.64%) Node.js
8 10 (16.95%) JMS
8 10 (16.95%) JSF
9 8 (13.56%) JSON
10 7 (11.86%) WSDL
11 6 (10.17%) Middleware
12 5 (8.47%) CSS
13 4 (6.78%) Drools
13 4 (6.78%) iBATIS
13 4 (6.78%) Spring Cloud
13 4 (6.78%) Spring Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Unix
3 8 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) DevOps
2 20 (33.90%) Test Automation
3 17 (28.81%) Microservices
4 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
8 8 (13.56%) SOA
9 7 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (10.17%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (10.17%) JVM Tuning
10 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
10 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.47%) Regression Testing
11 5 (8.47%) SDLC
12 4 (6.78%) MVC
12 4 (6.78%) Web Application Development
13 3 (5.08%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) Java
2 24 (40.68%) Python
3 21 (35.59%) SQL
4 15 (25.42%) Java 8
5 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.95%) Groovy
7 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.08%) Java 9
7 3 (5.08%) R
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Docker
2 6 (10.17%) Postfix
3 2 (3.39%) iptables
3 2 (3.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) Ansible
2 13 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.64%) Kubernetes
4 9 (15.25%) Rundeck
5 6 (10.17%) Puppet
6 3 (5.08%) Terraform
7 1 (1.69%) Automic
7 1 (1.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.39%) Remedy
5 1 (1.69%) Guidewire