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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 80 35 66
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +31
Contract jobs citing Maven 11 57 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 4.46% 0.098%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 34.97% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 39 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.72 - £50.00
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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
165 163 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.21% 12.76% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 99 38
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 29 July 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 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 16 (47.06%) JIRA
4 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (47.06%) TDD
4 16 (47.06%) Spring
4 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 15 (44.12%) RESTful
6 14 (41.18%) UNIX
7 13 (38.24%) Subversion
8 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
8 11 (32.35%) CSS
8 11 (32.35%) SQL
8 11 (32.35%) jQuery
8 11 (32.35%) BDD
8 11 (32.35%) Hudson
9 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
10 9 (26.47%) HTML
10 9 (26.47%) Eclipse
10 9 (26.47%) Oracle
10 9 (26.47%) Ant
10 9 (26.47%) Open Source
10 9 (26.47%) Selenium
10 9 (26.47%) MyBatis
10 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
10 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
11 8 (23.53%) QA
11 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (23.53%) Git (software)

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) Confluence
3 4 (11.76%) JBoss
4 3 (8.82%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) SSH
1 2 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (47.06%) JIRA
3 13 (38.24%) Subversion
4 11 (32.35%) Hudson
5 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
5 9 (26.47%) Selenium
5 9 (26.47%) Ant
5 9 (26.47%) Eclipse
6 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
6 8 (23.53%) Gradle
7 7 (20.59%) JUnit
7 7 (20.59%) NetBeans
8 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
9 4 (11.76%) Artifactory
10 3 (8.82%) Calabash
10 3 (8.82%) Appium
10 3 (8.82%) JProfiler
10 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (8.82%) FishEye
10 3 (8.82%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Development Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Build Manager
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Spring
2 15 (44.12%) RESTful
3 11 (32.35%) jQuery
3 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
3 11 (32.35%) CSS
4 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) MyBatis
5 8 (23.53%) J2EE
5 8 (23.53%) Java EE
6 7 (20.59%) JSF
6 7 (20.59%) JSP
6 7 (20.59%) XML
7 6 (17.65%) JSON
8 5 (14.71%) SOAP
8 5 (14.71%) Web Services
9 4 (11.76%) XSLT
9 4 (11.76%) Apache CXF
9 4 (11.76%) REST
10 3 (8.82%) Thymeleaf
10 3 (8.82%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) GIS
1 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
1 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) UNIX
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Android
4 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) TDD
2 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (32.35%) BDD
4 9 (26.47%) Open Source
4 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (23.53%) SOA
6 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 7 (20.59%) DevOps
7 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) UML
8 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
8 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) MVC
9 4 (11.76%) Android Development
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter