Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 73 78
Rank change year-on-year -19 +5 -4
Contract jobs citing Maven 14 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.92% 1.73% 2.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.59% 8.78% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 11
Wales median daily rate £488 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -6.67% +35.34%
10th Percentile £368 £327 £325
90th Percentile £585 £538 £484
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% -13.16% +5.56%

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 305 262 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.11% 19.74% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 199 234
Wales median daily rate £418 £418 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.78% -0.34%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £297
90th Percentile £575 £560 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.02% +44.62%
10th Percentile £29.80 £27.12 £40.57
90th Percentile £77.50 £77.50 £70.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £42.45
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.24% +14.73%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -19 9 £450 +20.00% 4
West Wales +7 5 £540 +27.81%
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 11 (78.57%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) Perl
3 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
5 6 (42.86%) ClearCase
5 6 (42.86%) Ant
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) ClearQuest
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 6 (42.86%) Atlassian
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Artifactory
5 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 6 (42.86%) Sonatype
5 6 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (35.71%) Docker
6 5 (35.71%) Puppet
6 5 (35.71%) Confluence
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
7 4 (28.57%) Migration

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 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 5 (35.71%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) NuGet
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) SSH
3 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 11 (78.57%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) Ant
3 6 (42.86%) Artifactory
3 6 (42.86%) ClearCase
3 6 (42.86%) ClearQuest
3 6 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
5 3 (21.43%) Hudson
6 1 (7.14%) Gradle
6 1 (7.14%) JUnit
6 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) ClearCase Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ClearCase Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) VCL
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Open Source
4 4 (28.57%) Server Hardening
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) QMS
6 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C-shell
4 1 (7.14%) Java 8
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
2 2 (14.29%) iptables
2 2 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) Salt
4 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Atlassian
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) Sonatype
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) SAP