Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 79 78
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing Maven 24 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.59% 1.82% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.48% 7.99% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 12
Wales median daily rate £450 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £335 £374 £331
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
UK median daily rate £500 £513 £490
% change year-on-year -2.44% +4.59% +5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +49.12%

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 321 338 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.31% 22.76% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 281 184
Wales median daily rate £438 £405 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.02% +3.18% +4.67%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £299
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £468 £438
% change year-on-year +1.60% +6.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -49.09% +17.02%
10th Percentile £29.40 £28.00 £20.43
90th Percentile £42.40 £28.00 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% - -

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +6 23 £450 - 11
West Wales -25 1 £475 -12.04%
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 21 (87.50%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 14 (58.33%) Docker
5 13 (54.17%) DevOps
5 13 (54.17%) Kubernetes
6 12 (50.00%) Python
6 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (45.83%) Spring
7 11 (45.83%) SQL
7 11 (45.83%) SOAP
7 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure as Code
7 11 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (45.83%) REST
8 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (37.50%) Web Services
9 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 9 (37.50%) JUnit
9 9 (37.50%) C#
9 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
9 9 (37.50%) Artifactory
9 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
9 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
9 9 (37.50%) Coaching
9 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Automation
9 9 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (33.33%) Java 8

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 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 8 (33.33%) Mule
3 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (12.50%) Confluence
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) npm
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (37.50%) Artifactory
3 9 (37.50%) JUnit
4 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (12.50%) JIRA
5 3 (12.50%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.17%) Ant
6 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.17%) Flyway
6 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.17%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (4.17%) Subversion
6 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) REST
1 11 (45.83%) SOAP
1 11 (45.83%) Spring
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 8 (33.33%) .NET
3 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 8 (33.33%) XML
4 7 (29.17%) Apache Camel
4 7 (29.17%) JPA
4 7 (29.17%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) Spring Boot
6 2 (8.33%) J2EE
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) COM
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) HTML
7 1 (4.17%) JMS
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware
7 1 (4.17%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (4.17%) Social Media
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) DevOps
2 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure as Code
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) Coaching
5 9 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
5 9 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Automation
5 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Task Automation
8 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning
8 2 (8.33%) Microservices
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.17%) Data Science
9 1 (4.17%) Fintech
9 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 8 (33.33%) Java 8
6 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (12.50%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Kubernetes
2 5 (20.83%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) CyberArk
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy