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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 75 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 14 36 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 3.00% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 24.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
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
182 149 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.82% 12.43% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 88 47
Average daily rate £375 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.45 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.42% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 3 September 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 23 (95.83%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) JIRA
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (62.50%) TDD
5 13 (54.17%) BDD
6 12 (50.00%) Hudson
7 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
7 11 (45.83%) Selenium
7 11 (45.83%) Cucumber
8 10 (41.67%) Open Source
8 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (41.67%) Gradle
8 10 (41.67%) SQL
8 10 (41.67%) UNIX
8 10 (41.67%) HTML
9 9 (37.50%) CSS
9 9 (37.50%) RESTful
10 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 8 (33.33%) Spring
10 8 (33.33%) Web Services
10 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 7 (29.17%) Ant
11 7 (29.17%) REST
11 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
11 7 (29.17%) jQuery
12 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
12 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) Confluence
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) SSH
1 2 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) JIRA
2 12 (50.00%) Hudson
3 11 (45.83%) Selenium
3 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
3 11 (45.83%) Cucumber
4 10 (41.67%) Gradle
5 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (29.17%) Ant
7 6 (25.00%) JUnit
7 6 (25.00%) Subversion
7 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 5 (20.83%) NetBeans
9 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
10 3 (12.50%) Xcode
10 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (12.50%) JBehave
10 3 (12.50%) Artifactory
10 3 (12.50%) FishEye
10 3 (12.50%) Calabash
10 3 (12.50%) Appium
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Build Manager
6 1 (4.17%) TIBCO Developer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) RESTful
3 8 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (33.33%) Spring
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
4 7 (29.17%) REST
5 6 (25.00%) MyBatis
6 5 (20.83%) JSP
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.50%) Leaflet
8 3 (12.50%) Thymeleaf
8 3 (12.50%) PostGIS
8 3 (12.50%) JSF
9 2 (8.33%) Java EE
9 2 (8.33%) CSS3
9 2 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Android
4 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) BDD
4 10 (41.67%) Open Source
4 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) MVC
9 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.50%) ATDD
9 3 (12.50%) Android Development
9 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
9 3 (12.50%) DevOps
9 3 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) ESRI
3 2 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO