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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 82 63 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs citing Maven 41 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.48% 2.43% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.68% 19.41% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 21
Average daily rate
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£370 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £271 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 -
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -
Maven
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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
351 304 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.70% 12.51% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 169 103
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £18.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -6 24 £375 +6.38% 7
Glasgow -20 6 £363 +12.40% 5
West Lothian +1 2 £375 -1.31% 1
Dundee - - - -
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 51 (82.26%) Java
2 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (54.84%) Jenkins
4 29 (46.77%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (41.94%) SQL
6 24 (38.71%) Selenium
7 23 (37.10%) Spring
8 20 (32.26%) SOA
9 19 (30.65%) Ant
10 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 17 (27.42%) Eclipse
11 17 (27.42%) RESTful
12 16 (25.81%) CSS
12 16 (25.81%) XML
13 15 (24.19%) UNIX
13 15 (24.19%) JBoss
13 15 (24.19%) HTML
13 15 (24.19%) TDD
13 15 (24.19%) Subversion
13 15 (24.19%) Scrum
13 15 (24.19%) BDD
14 13 (20.97%) Hibernate
15 12 (19.35%) Java EE
15 12 (19.35%) JIRA
16 11 (17.74%) JSON
16 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
16 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
17 10 (16.13%) WebDriver
17 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
17 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (24.19%) JBoss
2 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.45%) Apache
3 4 (6.45%) Confluence
4 2 (3.23%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.61%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.61%) Mule
5 1 (1.61%) Liferay
5 1 (1.61%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (54.84%) Jenkins
2 24 (38.71%) Selenium
3 19 (30.65%) Ant
4 17 (27.42%) Eclipse
5 15 (24.19%) Subversion
6 12 (19.35%) JIRA
7 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
8 10 (16.13%) WebDriver
9 8 (12.90%) FitNesse
10 7 (11.29%) JUnit
10 7 (11.29%) Hudson
11 6 (9.68%) Gradle
12 5 (8.06%) TeamCity
13 4 (6.45%) Artifactory
14 3 (4.84%) JProfiler
15 2 (3.23%) Grunt
15 2 (3.23%) Bower
15 2 (3.23%) Robolectric
15 2 (3.23%) NetBeans
15 2 (3.23%) Build Forge
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 31 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 12 (19.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Tester
6 8 (12.90%) Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.45%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Junior
9 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) Spring
2 17 (27.42%) RESTful
3 16 (25.81%) XML
3 16 (25.81%) CSS
4 15 (24.19%) HTML
5 13 (20.97%) Hibernate
6 12 (19.35%) Java EE
7 11 (17.74%) JSON
8 10 (16.13%) Web Services
9 8 (12.90%) XML Schema
9 8 (12.90%) J2EE
9 8 (12.90%) Servlets
10 7 (11.29%) SOAP
10 7 (11.29%) XSLT
10 7 (11.29%) jQuery
10 7 (11.29%) JPA
11 6 (9.68%) JSF
11 6 (9.68%) JSP
11 6 (9.68%) Apache CXF
12 4 (6.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Open Source
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.23%) Derivative
3 2 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (3.23%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) W3C
4 1 (1.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) UNIX
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Android
4 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (32.26%) SOA
4 15 (24.19%) TDD
4 15 (24.19%) Scrum
4 15 (24.19%) BDD
5 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
5 9 (14.52%) OO
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.68%) UML
7 6 (9.68%) User Stories
7 6 (9.68%) DevOps
8 4 (6.45%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.84%) OOD
9 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.84%) MVC
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.84%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (82.26%) Java
2 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.90%) XPath
5 3 (4.84%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.23%) Python
6 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.23%) Scala
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Control-M
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) Sybase
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
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