The table below looks at the statistics for Maven skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 48 102 73
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -29
Contract jobs citing Maven 84 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.67% 1.10% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 9.94% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 34
Median daily rate £350 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-37.84% +35.71%
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
378 362 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.51% 11.09% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 181 177
Median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 5
Median hourly rate £23.50 £55.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.27% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £36.43 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Maven
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Maven as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +50 60 £340 -15.00% 4
Glasgow +18 24 £400 +23.07% 2
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Maven.

1 117 (84.78%) Java
2 100 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (64.49%) Web Services
4 83 (60.14%) Open Source
5 79 (57.25%) TDD
6 77 (55.80%) Scrum
7 75 (54.35%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (47.83%) Gradle
9 61 (44.20%) JavaScript
10 60 (43.48%) Subversion
11 58 (42.03%) Cucumber
12 57 (41.30%) JIRA
13 56 (40.58%) Python
14 55 (39.86%) REST
15 52 (37.68%) Jenkins
15 52 (37.68%) JBehave
15 52 (37.68%) SOAP
16 51 (36.96%) PostGIS
16 51 (36.96%) GeoServer
17 49 (35.51%) OpenLayers
17 49 (35.51%) Leaflet
17 49 (35.51%) ESRI
18 48 (34.78%) Selenium
19 46 (33.33%) HTML
20 44 (31.88%) Eclipse
21 43 (31.16%) JBoss
21 43 (31.16%) AngularJS
22 40 (28.99%) XML
22 40 (28.99%) Hibernate
23 39 (28.26%) GIS

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (36.96%) GeoServer
2 43 (31.16%) JBoss
3 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.17%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.45%) Confluence
5 2 (1.45%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.72%) IaaS
4 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) SSH
1 6 (4.35%) SSL
2 3 (2.17%) Internet
3 2 (1.45%) DNS
3 2 (1.45%) Firewall
3 2 (1.45%) HTTP
3 2 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.26%) GIS
2 15 (10.87%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.87%) Spatial Data
3 14 (10.14%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.07%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.45%) DB2
8 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.45%) QGIS
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 66 (47.83%) Gradle
2 60 (43.48%) Subversion
3 58 (42.03%) Cucumber
4 57 (41.30%) JIRA
5 52 (37.68%) JBehave
5 52 (37.68%) Jenkins
6 48 (34.78%) Selenium
7 44 (31.88%) Eclipse
8 28 (20.29%) Artifactory
8 28 (20.29%) Git (software)
9 19 (13.77%) JUnit
10 13 (9.42%) Mockito
11 12 (8.70%) Ant
11 12 (8.70%) Bitbucket
12 6 (4.35%) GitLab
13 5 (3.62%) TeamCity
14 4 (2.90%) git-flow
14 4 (2.90%) Hudson
15 3 (2.17%) JProfiler
15 3 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (11.59%) Banking
2 6 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (85.51%) Developer
2 55 (39.86%) Java Developer
3 35 (25.36%) GIS Developer
4 17 (12.32%) Senior Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Web Developer
6 12 (8.70%) GIS Web Developer
7 11 (7.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (6.52%) Open Source Developer
9 7 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Architect
10 6 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (4.35%) Integration Developer
10 6 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (2.90%) AWS Architect
12 3 (2.17%) Agile Developer
12 3 (2.17%) Build Engineer
13 2 (1.45%) Operations Engineer
13 2 (1.45%) Python Developer
13 2 (1.45%) Python Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (64.49%) Web Services
2 55 (39.86%) REST
3 52 (37.68%) SOAP
4 51 (36.96%) PostGIS
5 49 (35.51%) Leaflet
5 49 (35.51%) OpenLayers
6 46 (33.33%) HTML
7 43 (31.16%) AngularJS
8 40 (28.99%) Hibernate
8 40 (28.99%) XML
9 36 (26.09%) Spring
10 35 (25.36%) Java EE
11 30 (21.74%) Drools
11 30 (21.74%) jBPM
11 30 (21.74%) JPA
12 28 (20.29%) JSF
12 28 (20.29%) XSLT
13 27 (19.57%) RichFaces
14 20 (14.49%) CSS
14 20 (14.49%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.84%) User Experience
2 6 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.45%) Wiki
5 1 (0.72%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.42%) Linux
2 9 (6.52%) Unix
3 7 (5.07%) Windows
4 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.45%) AIX
5 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (60.14%) Open Source
3 79 (57.25%) TDD
4 77 (55.80%) Scrum
5 75 (54.35%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (27.54%) SOA
7 36 (26.09%) SDLC
8 32 (23.19%) BDD
9 28 (20.29%) Microservices
10 26 (18.84%) Web Development
11 25 (18.12%) Open Source Development
12 23 (16.67%) MVC
13 19 (13.77%) Mentoring
14 17 (12.32%) Coaching
15 13 (9.42%) Front End Development
16 12 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (8.70%) Web Design
17 9 (6.52%) Unit Testing
18 8 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
18 8 (5.80%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 117 (84.78%) Java
2 61 (44.20%) JavaScript
3 56 (40.58%) Python
4 15 (10.87%) SQL
5 7 (5.07%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.07%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.90%) Perl
7 3 (2.17%) Groovy
7 3 (2.17%) Ruby
8 2 (1.45%) AspectJ
8 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (10.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.67%) WCAG
2 18 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (9.42%) Docker
2 2 (1.45%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (24.64%) Ansible
2 11 (7.97%) Puppet
3 10 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.17%) HP Fortify
5 2 (1.45%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.45%) logstash
5 2 (1.45%) Packer
5 2 (1.45%) rkt
5 2 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.45%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.72%) Kibana
Vendors
1 49 (35.51%) ESRI
2 21 (15.22%) Oracle
3 17 (12.32%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.90%) ForgeRock
5 3 (2.17%) HP
5 3 (2.17%) IBM
6 2 (1.45%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.45%) Google
6 2 (1.45%) Perforce
6 2 (1.45%) Reuters
6 2 (1.45%) Splunk
6 2 (1.45%) VMware
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.72%) Sybase