The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 65 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Maven 28 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.97% 1.40% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.14% 12.67% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 14
Average daily rate £363 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.25%
Maven
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
185 150 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.04% 11.04% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 88 83
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £309 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the Edinburgh region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Edinburgh region.

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Maven also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Maven.

1 37 (94.87%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 23 (58.97%) TDD
5 22 (56.41%) JIRA
6 21 (53.85%) Web Services
7 20 (51.28%) Spring
8 18 (46.15%) Selenium
8 18 (46.15%) AngularJS
9 17 (43.59%) Open Source
9 17 (43.59%) Cucumber
9 17 (43.59%) REST
9 17 (43.59%) Python
10 16 (41.03%) GIS
10 16 (41.03%) Gradle
10 16 (41.03%) PostGIS
10 16 (41.03%) Leaflet
10 16 (41.03%) QA
10 16 (41.03%) JBehave
11 15 (38.46%) Eclipse
11 15 (38.46%) Hibernate
11 15 (38.46%) JBoss
12 14 (35.90%) JSF
12 14 (35.90%) RESTful
12 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (35.90%) Java EE
13 13 (33.33%) jQuery
13 13 (33.33%) NoSQL
13 13 (33.33%) Scrum
13 13 (33.33%) ESRI

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Maven also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Maven. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (38.46%) JBoss
2 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
3 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
3 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) ArcGIS
4 3 (7.69%) Confluence
5 2 (5.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.56%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) GIS
2 13 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) JIRA
2 18 (46.15%) Selenium
3 17 (43.59%) Cucumber
4 16 (41.03%) Gradle
4 16 (41.03%) JBehave
5 15 (38.46%) Eclipse
6 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
6 10 (25.64%) JProfiler
7 7 (17.95%) Subversion
8 5 (12.82%) JUnit
8 5 (12.82%) NetBeans
9 3 (7.69%) Ant
9 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
9 3 (7.69%) Mockito
10 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
10 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (5.13%) FishEye
10 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
11 1 (2.56%) Hudson
11 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.08%) GIS Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Digital Developer
5 3 (7.69%) GIS Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) Web Services
2 20 (51.28%) Spring
3 18 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 17 (43.59%) REST
5 16 (41.03%) Leaflet
5 16 (41.03%) PostGIS
6 15 (38.46%) Hibernate
7 14 (35.90%) Java EE
7 14 (35.90%) JSF
7 14 (35.90%) RESTful
8 13 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (25.64%) Apache CXF
9 10 (25.64%) Drools
9 10 (25.64%) J2EE
9 10 (25.64%) jBPM
9 10 (25.64%) RichFaces
9 10 (25.64%) SOAP
9 10 (25.64%) XML
9 10 (25.64%) XSLT
10 9 (23.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
1 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) TDD
3 17 (43.59%) Open Source
4 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (33.33%) Scrum
6 12 (30.77%) SDLC
7 11 (28.21%) SOA
8 10 (25.64%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 10 (25.64%) BPMN
8 10 (25.64%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (25.64%) Workflow
9 9 (23.08%) BDD
10 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
11 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
12 5 (12.82%) MVC
13 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (10.26%) Microservices
14 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
14 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) Java
2 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 17 (43.59%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) ESRI
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.56%) VMware