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 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 106 69 89
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +20
Contract jobs citing Maven 23 56 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 2.21% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.80% 20.36% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 36 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £403 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £295 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £488 £450
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%
Maven
UK

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
295 275 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.13% 10.87% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 165 154
Average daily rate £388 £379 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -12.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.00 £30.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £42.00 £43.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 22 May 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
Edinburgh -26 11 £400 -5.88% 3
Glasgow -4 9 £400 - 1
West Lothian -6 3 £375 +3.44%
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 55 (85.94%) Java
2 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (64.06%) Jenkins
4 36 (56.25%) SQL
5 35 (54.69%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (50.00%) Selenium
7 26 (40.63%) BDD
8 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
9 24 (37.50%) TDD
10 23 (35.94%) Spring
10 23 (35.94%) JIRA
11 22 (34.38%) RESTful
11 22 (34.38%) Ant
12 21 (32.81%) Test Automation
13 20 (31.25%) UNIX
14 19 (29.69%) HTML
14 19 (29.69%) Scrum
15 18 (28.13%) CSS
15 18 (28.13%) Cucumber
16 17 (26.56%) Hudson
16 17 (26.56%) WebDriver
17 16 (25.00%) Subversion
18 15 (23.44%) SOA
18 15 (23.44%) JSON
18 15 (23.44%) Unit Testing
19 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
19 13 (20.31%) Eclipse
19 13 (20.31%) Web Services
19 13 (20.31%) XML
19 13 (20.31%) Tomcat

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
2 11 (17.19%) JBoss
3 4 (6.25%) Confluence
4 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Mule
5 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.56%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 41 (64.06%) Jenkins
2 32 (50.00%) Selenium
3 23 (35.94%) JIRA
4 22 (34.38%) Ant
5 18 (28.13%) Cucumber
6 17 (26.56%) Hudson
6 17 (26.56%) WebDriver
7 16 (25.00%) Subversion
8 13 (20.31%) Eclipse
9 12 (18.75%) Artifactory
10 9 (14.06%) Gradle
11 8 (12.50%) FitNesse
12 6 (9.38%) JUnit
12 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
13 4 (6.25%) Appium
13 4 (6.25%) Calabash
13 4 (6.25%) NetBeans
13 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
14 3 (4.69%) Xcode
14 3 (4.69%) JProfiler
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (57.81%) Developer
2 31 (48.44%) Java Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 8 (12.50%) Tester
6 7 (10.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior
10 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.94%) Spring
2 22 (34.38%) RESTful
3 19 (29.69%) HTML
4 18 (28.13%) CSS
5 15 (23.44%) JSON
6 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
6 13 (20.31%) Web Services
6 13 (20.31%) XML
7 12 (18.75%) Java EE
8 10 (15.63%) JPA
9 9 (14.06%) JSP
10 8 (12.50%) XML Schema
10 8 (12.50%) JSF
11 7 (10.94%) jQuery
11 7 (10.94%) SOAP
12 5 (7.81%) Apache CXF
12 5 (7.81%) J2EE
12 5 (7.81%) XSLT
12 5 (7.81%) REST
12 5 (7.81%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Open Source
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.56%) GIS
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.25%) UNIX
2 12 (18.75%) Linux
3 7 (10.94%) Android
4 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (54.69%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (40.63%) BDD
4 24 (37.50%) TDD
5 21 (32.81%) Test Automation
6 19 (29.69%) Scrum
7 15 (23.44%) SOA
7 15 (23.44%) Unit Testing
8 12 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (14.06%) Mentoring
10 8 (12.50%) OO
11 7 (10.94%) UML
11 7 (10.94%) DevOps
12 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (9.38%) OOD
12 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.81%) Kanban
13 5 (7.81%) Android Development
13 5 (7.81%) Continuous Delivery
14 4 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (85.94%) Java
2 36 (56.25%) SQL
3 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) XPath
5 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) Sybase
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.56%) Twitter
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