The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 102 57 106
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +49
Contract jobs citing Maven 32 79 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 2.84% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.79% 24.76% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 51 3
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£375 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £50.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
364 319 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.30% 11.46% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 178 90
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 7
Average hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +25.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £23.13 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Maven Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Maven
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Maven Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Maven
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Maven across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Maven Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Maven
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Maven across the Scotland region.

Maven Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Maven
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 10 £325 - 4
Edinburgh -48 9 £400 -5.88% 4
West Lothian -13 2 £375 -
Stirling - 1 £375 -
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 60 (86.96%) Java
2 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (53.62%) Jenkins
4 34 (49.28%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (43.48%) Spring
6 28 (40.58%) TDD
7 26 (37.68%) SQL
8 25 (36.23%) RESTful
9 24 (34.78%) JIRA
9 24 (34.78%) Selenium
10 23 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 22 (31.88%) Ant
12 21 (30.43%) BDD
13 20 (28.99%) UNIX
13 20 (28.99%) Linux
14 19 (27.54%) Web Services
15 17 (24.64%) Scrum
16 16 (23.19%) XML
16 16 (23.19%) Cucumber
17 15 (21.74%) Hudson
17 15 (21.74%) REST
17 15 (21.74%) Tomcat
17 15 (21.74%) SOA
17 15 (21.74%) Subversion
18 14 (20.29%) Eclipse
18 14 (20.29%) Test Automation
19 13 (18.84%) Continuous Improvement
19 13 (18.84%) DevOps
19 13 (18.84%) HTML

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 12 (17.39%) JBoss
3 7 (10.14%) Apache
4 4 (5.80%) Confluence
4 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.45%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.45%) Mule
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.45%) Node.js
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) DHCP
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
1 2 (2.90%) DNS
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
1 2 (2.90%) SSH
1 2 (2.90%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) MSDE
7 1 (1.45%) QlikView
7 1 (1.45%) Big Data
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 37 (53.62%) Jenkins
2 24 (34.78%) JIRA
2 24 (34.78%) Selenium
3 22 (31.88%) Ant
4 16 (23.19%) Cucumber
5 15 (21.74%) Hudson
5 15 (21.74%) Subversion
6 14 (20.29%) Eclipse
7 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
8 11 (15.94%) JUnit
9 9 (13.04%) FitNesse
9 9 (13.04%) Gradle
10 8 (11.59%) Artifactory
11 7 (10.14%) FishEye
12 5 (7.25%) NetBeans
13 3 (4.35%) Xcode
13 3 (4.35%) Toad
13 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 3 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Developer
2 33 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Tester
5 7 (10.14%) Automation Tester
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (43.48%) Spring
2 25 (36.23%) RESTful
3 23 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 19 (27.54%) Web Services
5 16 (23.19%) XML
6 15 (21.74%) REST
7 13 (18.84%) HTML
7 13 (18.84%) J2EE
7 13 (18.84%) JSON
8 11 (15.94%) SOAP
9 10 (14.49%) CSS
9 10 (14.49%) jQuery
10 8 (11.59%) JMS
11 7 (10.14%) XML Schema
11 7 (10.14%) JPA
11 7 (10.14%) MyBatis
12 6 (8.70%) Java EE
12 6 (8.70%) JSF
13 5 (7.25%) EJB
13 5 (7.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Physics
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.45%) GIS
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) UNIX
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Android
3 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (49.28%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (40.58%) TDD
4 21 (30.43%) BDD
5 17 (24.64%) Scrum
6 15 (21.74%) SOA
7 14 (20.29%) Test Automation
8 13 (18.84%) DevOps
8 13 (18.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (15.94%) Open Source
10 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.14%) Web Development
12 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (8.70%) UML
12 6 (8.70%) MVC
12 6 (8.70%) Workflow
12 6 (8.70%) System Integration Testing
13 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 60 (86.96%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) SQL
3 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.04%) Perl
5 7 (10.14%) Python
6 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.70%) XPath
6 6 (8.70%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Remedy
4 1 (1.45%) Perforce
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
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