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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 63 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Maven 24 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.65% 2.22% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.11% 22.58% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 6
Average daily rate
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£398 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £272 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £493 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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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
149 124 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.22% 9.83% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 73 40
Average daily rate £388 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £239 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 27 April 2015, 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 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (79.49%) Java
3 26 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 22 (56.41%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (46.15%) UNIX
6 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
6 17 (43.59%) SQL
7 16 (41.03%) TDD
8 15 (38.46%) Spring
8 15 (38.46%) Ant
8 15 (38.46%) CSS
8 15 (38.46%) JIRA
8 15 (38.46%) Selenium
9 14 (35.90%) Cucumber
9 14 (35.90%) BDD
10 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
10 13 (33.33%) RESTful
11 12 (30.77%) Open Source
11 12 (30.77%) Gradle
12 11 (28.21%) Hudson
12 11 (28.21%) HTML
12 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
13 10 (25.64%) SOA
13 10 (25.64%) JSP
13 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (23.08%) JSON
14 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
14 9 (23.08%) DevOps
14 9 (23.08%) Hibernate

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.95%) JBoss
3 5 (12.82%) Confluence
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
1 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 15 (38.46%) Ant
2 15 (38.46%) JIRA
2 15 (38.46%) Selenium
3 14 (35.90%) Cucumber
4 12 (30.77%) Gradle
5 11 (28.21%) Hudson
6 9 (23.08%) Subversion
7 8 (20.51%) Eclipse
7 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
8 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
9 5 (12.82%) Artifactory
10 4 (10.26%) Appium
10 4 (10.26%) Calabash
10 4 (10.26%) NetBeans
10 4 (10.26%) FitNesse
11 3 (7.69%) Xcode
11 3 (7.69%) JUnit
11 3 (7.69%) JProfiler
12 2 (5.13%) Grunt
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Android Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) CSS
1 15 (38.46%) Spring
2 13 (33.33%) RESTful
3 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 10 (25.64%) JSP
5 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 9 (23.08%) JSON
6 8 (20.51%) Java EE
6 8 (20.51%) XML
7 7 (17.95%) JSF
8 6 (15.38%) Web Services
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
9 5 (12.82%) MyBatis
10 4 (10.26%) Apache CXF
10 4 (10.26%) SOAP
10 4 (10.26%) XSLT
10 4 (10.26%) XML Schema
10 4 (10.26%) J2EE
11 3 (7.69%) JPA
11 3 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Open Source
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) GIS
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) UNIX
2 7 (17.95%) Android
3 6 (15.38%) Linux
4 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (41.03%) TDD
4 14 (35.90%) BDD
5 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 10 (25.64%) SOA
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (23.08%) DevOps
7 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (15.38%) UML
8 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Manual Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Scrum
9 5 (12.82%) Android Development
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.26%) User Stories
11 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
11 3 (7.69%) ATDD
11 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
2 17 (43.59%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) XPath
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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