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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 71 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Maven 16 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 1.32% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.29% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 0
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £57.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +22.90%
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
193 168 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.27% 13.85% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 104 40
Average daily rate £375 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 36 (85.71%) Java
2 28 (66.67%) JBoss
2 28 (66.67%) SOA
3 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 17 (40.48%) TDD
6 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 16 (38.10%) HTML
6 16 (38.10%) CSS
7 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (30.95%) Selenium
8 13 (30.95%) JSP
9 12 (28.57%) Scrum
9 12 (28.57%) Apache OpenJPA
9 12 (28.57%) Apache CXF
9 12 (28.57%) OSGi
10 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
11 10 (23.81%) Spring
12 9 (21.43%) XML
12 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
13 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle
13 8 (19.05%) Servlets
13 8 (19.05%) JSF
14 7 (16.67%) Apache
14 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
14 7 (16.67%) JSON
15 6 (14.29%) Java EE
15 6 (14.29%) HTML5
15 6 (14.29%) Waterfall

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (66.67%) JBoss
2 7 (16.67%) Apache
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (4.76%) Confluence
5 1 (2.38%) CMS
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (30.95%) Selenium
3 9 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 6 (14.29%) Ant
5 5 (11.90%) Gradle
6 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
6 4 (9.52%) Hudson
7 3 (7.14%) Subversion
8 2 (4.76%) Bower
8 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
8 2 (4.76%) JIRA
8 2 (4.76%) Grunt
8 2 (4.76%) JUnit
9 1 (2.38%) JMeter
9 1 (2.38%) Calabash
9 1 (2.38%) QUnit
9 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.38%) Cobertura
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Technical Leader
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.76%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Build Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) HTML
1 16 (38.10%) CSS
2 13 (30.95%) JSP
3 12 (28.57%) Apache OpenJPA
3 12 (28.57%) Apache CXF
3 12 (28.57%) OSGi
4 10 (23.81%) Spring
5 9 (21.43%) XML
6 8 (19.05%) Servlets
6 8 (19.05%) JSF
7 7 (16.67%) JSON
8 6 (14.29%) Java EE
8 6 (14.29%) HTML5
8 6 (14.29%) CSS3
8 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 5 (11.90%) XSLT
9 5 (11.90%) J2EE
9 5 (11.90%) RESTful
10 4 (9.52%) Drools
10 4 (9.52%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Open Source
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Android
1 4 (9.52%) UNIX
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) SOA
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) TDD
4 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.90%) BDD
7 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (9.52%) BPMN
8 4 (9.52%) MVC
8 4 (9.52%) Workflow
9 2 (4.76%) DevOps
9 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Web Development
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.76%) User Stories
9 2 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) XPath
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) Twitter
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Guidewire