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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 72 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Contract jobs citing Maven 11 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 3.02% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.46% 29.51% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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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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
130 122 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.15% 10.22% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 80 38
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £240 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (82.35%) Java
3 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
4 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (50.00%) SQL
6 16 (47.06%) UNIX
6 16 (47.06%) JIRA
7 15 (44.12%) TDD
8 14 (41.18%) Spring
8 14 (41.18%) Selenium
8 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
8 14 (41.18%) BDD
9 13 (38.24%) Hudson
9 13 (38.24%) CSS
9 13 (38.24%) Ant
10 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
11 11 (32.35%) RESTful
11 11 (32.35%) HTML
12 10 (29.41%) WebDriver
13 9 (26.47%) Gradle
13 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
13 9 (26.47%) JSP
13 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
13 9 (26.47%) Subversion
13 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
14 8 (23.53%) Java EE
14 8 (23.53%) Linux
14 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (23.53%) Open Source

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.76%) JBoss
2 4 (11.76%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 16 (47.06%) JIRA
3 14 (41.18%) Selenium
4 13 (38.24%) Hudson
4 13 (38.24%) Ant
5 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
6 10 (29.41%) WebDriver
7 9 (26.47%) Gradle
7 9 (26.47%) Subversion
8 7 (20.59%) Artifactory
9 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
9 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
10 4 (11.76%) NetBeans
10 4 (11.76%) Calabash
10 4 (11.76%) Appium
11 3 (8.82%) JProfiler
11 3 (8.82%) JUnit
11 3 (8.82%) Xcode
12 2 (5.88%) FitNesse
13 1 (2.94%) Robolectric
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Development Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Spring
2 13 (38.24%) CSS
3 11 (32.35%) RESTful
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) JSP
4 9 (26.47%) Hibernate
5 8 (23.53%) Java EE
6 7 (20.59%) JSON
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
7 6 (17.65%) JSF
7 6 (17.65%) XML
8 5 (14.71%) MyBatis
8 5 (14.71%) Web Services
9 4 (11.76%) J2EE
9 4 (11.76%) XSLT
9 4 (11.76%) SOAP
9 4 (11.76%) Apache CXF
10 3 (8.82%) JPA
10 3 (8.82%) REST
11 2 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) UNIX
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Android
4 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (44.12%) TDD
4 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 14 (41.18%) BDD
5 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
7 7 (20.59%) DevOps
8 6 (17.65%) UML
8 6 (17.65%) SOA
8 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) OOD
9 4 (11.76%) Android Development
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
10 3 (8.82%) ATDD
10 3 (8.82%) iOS Development
10 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) XPath
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter