The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 32 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Contract jobs citing Maven 57 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.44% 0.098% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.97% 1.12% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
163 89 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.69% 8.73% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 37 45
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Maven
Scotland

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 2014, 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 66 (77.65%) Java
2 56 (65.88%) JBoss
3 50 (58.82%) SOA
4 35 (41.18%) HTML
5 34 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (36.47%) Spring
7 29 (34.12%) Jenkins
8 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (30.59%) JSF
10 24 (28.24%) TDD
11 23 (27.06%) XML
12 20 (23.53%) CSS
12 20 (23.53%) Java EE
13 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
13 19 (22.35%) Hibernate
14 16 (18.82%) Oracle
14 16 (18.82%) XHTML
14 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database
15 15 (17.65%) Scrum
15 15 (17.65%) Workflow
15 15 (17.65%) Selenium
16 14 (16.47%) Subversion
16 14 (16.47%) BPMN
16 14 (16.47%) JSR 286
16 14 (16.47%) Drools
16 14 (16.47%) Hudson
16 14 (16.47%) JSP
17 13 (15.29%) Eclipse
17 13 (15.29%) jBPM
17 13 (15.29%) JIRA

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 12 (14.12%) Confluence
2 8 (9.41%) Apache
2 8 (9.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.53%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.18%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) LDAP
2 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.18%) X.509
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.24%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (34.12%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.65%) Selenium
3 14 (16.47%) Subversion
3 14 (16.47%) Hudson
4 13 (15.29%) Eclipse
4 13 (15.29%) JIRA
5 8 (9.41%) Ant
5 8 (9.41%) JUnit
6 6 (7.06%) NetBeans
7 5 (5.88%) Cobertura
7 5 (5.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.35%) QUnit
8 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.18%) Gradle
9 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (1.18%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (3.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (71.76%) Developer
2 36 (42.35%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.47%) UI Developer
3 14 (16.47%) UI Programmer
4 9 (10.59%) Technical Leader
5 6 (7.06%) Build Manager
5 6 (7.06%) Release Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Consultant
8 2 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.18%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.18%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (1.18%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.18%) Junior Architect
9 1 (1.18%) Development Consultant
9 1 (1.18%) User Experience Developer
9 1 (1.18%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) HTML
2 31 (36.47%) Spring
3 26 (30.59%) JSF
4 23 (27.06%) XML
5 20 (23.53%) CSS
5 20 (23.53%) Java EE
6 19 (22.35%) Hibernate
7 16 (18.82%) XHTML
8 14 (16.47%) JSR 286
8 14 (16.47%) Drools
8 14 (16.47%) JSP
9 13 (15.29%) jBPM
10 11 (12.94%) XSLT
11 10 (11.76%) J2EE
11 10 (11.76%) CSS3
12 9 (10.59%) HTML5
12 9 (10.59%) OSGi
12 9 (10.59%) Apache CXF
12 9 (10.59%) JSON
13 8 (9.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (1.18%) PKI
2 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.24%) UNIX
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.82%) SOA
2 34 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (28.24%) TDD
5 15 (17.65%) Scrum
5 15 (17.65%) Workflow
6 14 (16.47%) BPMN
7 13 (15.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (11.76%) MVC
8 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 10 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.24%) UML
10 6 (7.06%) Release Management
10 6 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.06%) BDD
10 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.06%) Project Management
11 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 66 (77.65%) Java
2 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.06%) Python
4 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Puppet
1 6 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.88%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.18%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 56 (65.88%) JBoss
2 16 (18.82%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Twitter
4 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.35%) Sun
6 1 (1.18%) ForgeRock