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 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 71 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +24
Contract jobs citing Maven 13 57 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 4.47% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.92% 35.40% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 40 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £305 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £47.50
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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
131 161 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.86% 12.64% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 106 28
Average daily rate £365 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +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 3 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 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (82.05%) Java
3 22 (56.41%) Jenkins
4 21 (53.85%) JIRA
5 19 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
6 18 (46.15%) Spring
7 16 (41.03%) TDD
7 16 (41.03%) SQL
7 16 (41.03%) UNIX
8 15 (38.46%) RESTful
9 14 (35.90%) Selenium
9 14 (35.90%) Hudson
9 14 (35.90%) CSS
10 13 (33.33%) Subversion
10 13 (33.33%) BDD
11 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
11 12 (30.77%) Ant
11 12 (30.77%) HTML
12 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
12 11 (28.21%) jQuery
12 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
13 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
13 10 (25.64%) Linux
14 9 (23.08%) Oracle
14 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
14 9 (23.08%) Open Source
14 9 (23.08%) MyBatis
14 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
15 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (25.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.38%) Confluence
3 4 (10.26%) JBoss
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
5 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DHCP
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) SSH
1 2 (5.13%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Jenkins
2 21 (53.85%) JIRA
3 14 (35.90%) Selenium
3 14 (35.90%) Hudson
4 13 (33.33%) Subversion
5 12 (30.77%) Ant
6 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
7 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
8 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
8 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
8 8 (20.51%) Gradle
9 7 (17.95%) Artifactory
9 7 (17.95%) JUnit
9 7 (17.95%) NetBeans
10 3 (7.69%) Xcode
10 3 (7.69%) JProfiler
10 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (7.69%) FishEye
10 3 (7.69%) Calabash
10 3 (7.69%) Appium
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.56%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Build Manager
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Deployment Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) Spring
2 15 (38.46%) RESTful
3 14 (35.90%) CSS
4 12 (30.77%) HTML
5 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
5 11 (28.21%) jQuery
6 9 (23.08%) MyBatis
7 8 (20.51%) Java EE
7 8 (20.51%) J2EE
8 7 (17.95%) JSP
8 7 (17.95%) XML
8 7 (17.95%) JSF
9 6 (15.38%) JSON
10 5 (12.82%) SOAP
10 5 (12.82%) Web Services
11 4 (10.26%) XSLT
11 4 (10.26%) Apache CXF
11 4 (10.26%) REST
12 3 (7.69%) Thymeleaf
12 3 (7.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) GIS
1 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.56%) User Experience
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) UNIX
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Android
4 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (41.03%) TDD
4 13 (33.33%) BDD
5 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 9 (23.08%) Open Source
6 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (20.51%) SOA
8 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.95%) DevOps
9 6 (15.38%) UML
9 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (12.82%) Scrum
10 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.26%) MVC
11 4 (10.26%) OOD
11 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (10.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) XPath
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
1 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Remedy
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter