The first table below looks at the demand for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Glasgow 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 47 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Maven 21 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.06% 2.54% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.10% 18.70% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 3
Average daily rate £375 £319 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £306 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.43%
Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
116 123 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.89% 13.59% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 68 64
Average daily rate £373 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £270 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Maven
Scotland

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Maven across the Glasgow region.

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) HTML
3 26 (70.27%) Spring
4 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
4 23 (62.16%) Subversion
5 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
6 20 (54.05%) Ant
7 19 (51.35%) JSP
8 18 (48.65%) XML
8 18 (48.65%) Oracle
8 18 (48.65%) Eclipse
9 17 (45.95%) Unit Testing
10 16 (43.24%) Web Services
10 16 (43.24%) JSF
11 15 (40.54%) J2EE
12 14 (37.84%) RDBMS
12 14 (37.84%) Tapestry
12 14 (37.84%) Relational Database
13 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
13 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (35.14%) Servlets
14 12 (32.43%) JSTL
14 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
15 11 (29.73%) Selenium
15 11 (29.73%) Scrum
15 11 (29.73%) SQL
16 10 (27.03%) Finance
16 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (24.32%) MVC
17 9 (24.32%) JUnit

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) Alfresco
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) GemFire
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
1 3 (8.11%) SSL
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
1 3 (8.11%) Kerberos
1 3 (8.11%) X.509
1 3 (8.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) RDBMS
1 14 (37.84%) Relational Database
2 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) Star Schema
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.41%) OLAP
4 2 (5.41%) OLTP
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (62.16%) Subversion
2 20 (54.05%) Ant
3 18 (48.65%) Eclipse
4 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
5 11 (29.73%) Selenium
6 9 (24.32%) JUnit
7 6 (16.22%) Artifactory
8 4 (10.81%) JDeveloper
8 4 (10.81%) JIRA
8 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
8 4 (10.81%) RSpec
8 4 (10.81%) JBehave
8 4 (10.81%) TortoiseSVN
8 4 (10.81%) WATIR
8 4 (10.81%) Gradle
9 3 (8.11%) Fiddler
9 3 (8.11%) PVCS
10 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
10 2 (5.41%) Hudson
11 1 (2.70%) Mockito
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Java Programmer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Programmer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Test Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) HTML
2 26 (70.27%) Spring
3 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
4 19 (51.35%) JSP
5 18 (48.65%) XML
6 16 (43.24%) Web Services
6 16 (43.24%) JSF
7 15 (40.54%) J2EE
8 14 (37.84%) Tapestry
9 13 (35.14%) Servlets
10 12 (32.43%) JSTL
11 8 (21.62%) Struts
11 8 (21.62%) JSON
11 8 (21.62%) jQuery
12 7 (18.92%) CSS
13 6 (16.22%) Gherkin
13 6 (16.22%) RESTful
14 5 (13.51%) EJB
15 4 (10.81%) XHTML
15 4 (10.81%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Open Source
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) UNIX
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Unit Testing
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
6 6 (16.22%) BDD
6 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
8 4 (10.81%) Document Management
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) Data Management
8 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.81%) Inmon Methodology
8 4 (10.81%) User Stories
8 4 (10.81%) ATDD
8 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.81%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.22%) Groovy
5 4 (10.81%) Python
5 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Sun Certification
1 4 (10.81%) OCPJP
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.70%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) JBoss
3 5 (13.51%) Sun
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) ForgeRock
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) Alterian
7 1 (2.70%) Sybase