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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 106 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Maven 21 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 1.20% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.16% 9.35% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -16.12%
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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
341 321 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.36% 12.87% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 176 127
Average daily rate £375 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 12 £420 +5.00% 2
Glasgow -6 6 £350 +7.69%
Stirling - 2 £400 - 3
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 57 (78.08%) Java
2 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (45.21%) SOA
4 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
4 32 (43.84%) CSS
5 31 (42.47%) HTML
6 30 (41.10%) JBoss
7 28 (38.36%) Jenkins
8 23 (31.51%) TDD
9 22 (30.14%) Spring
9 22 (30.14%) XML
10 21 (28.77%) JSP
11 19 (26.03%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (26.03%) CSS3
11 19 (26.03%) HTML5
12 17 (23.29%) JSON
12 17 (23.29%) MVC
13 16 (21.92%) JUnit
14 15 (20.55%) OSGi
15 14 (19.18%) Backbone.js
15 14 (19.18%) Servlets
15 14 (19.18%) Oracle
15 14 (19.18%) Selenium
15 14 (19.18%) jQuery
15 14 (19.18%) Subversion
15 14 (19.18%) Scrum
16 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
16 13 (17.81%) Ajax
16 13 (17.81%) Eclipse
16 13 (17.81%) Relational Database

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 30 (41.10%) JBoss
2 12 (16.44%) Apache
3 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.85%) CMS
4 5 (6.85%) Confluence
4 5 (6.85%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (4.11%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.37%) Drupal
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.37%) Liferay
6 1 (1.37%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) IaaS
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (38.36%) Jenkins
2 16 (21.92%) JUnit
3 14 (19.18%) Selenium
3 14 (19.18%) Subversion
4 13 (17.81%) Eclipse
5 11 (15.07%) Ant
6 9 (12.33%) Hudson
7 7 (9.59%) JIRA
7 7 (9.59%) QUnit
7 7 (9.59%) Jasmine
8 6 (8.22%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.11%) FitNesse
9 3 (4.11%) NetBeans
9 3 (4.11%) Gradle
10 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.37%) TestComplete
11 1 (1.37%) JMeter
11 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.37%) Build Forge
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Publishing
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Developer
2 31 (42.47%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Technical Leader
5 7 (9.59%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.22%) UI Programmer
6 6 (8.22%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.48%) UX Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Tester
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.84%) CSS
2 31 (42.47%) HTML
3 22 (30.14%) Spring
3 22 (30.14%) XML
4 21 (28.77%) JSP
5 19 (26.03%) CSS3
5 19 (26.03%) HTML5
6 17 (23.29%) JSON
7 15 (20.55%) OSGi
8 14 (19.18%) Backbone.js
8 14 (19.18%) Servlets
8 14 (19.18%) jQuery
9 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
9 13 (17.81%) Ajax
10 12 (16.44%) Apache OpenJPA
10 12 (16.44%) Apache CXF
10 12 (16.44%) Java EE
11 11 (15.07%) J2EE
12 9 (12.33%) JSF
12 9 (12.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Open Source
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.22%) Smartphone
2 5 (6.85%) User Experience
3 3 (4.11%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Derivative
4 2 (2.74%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (2.74%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.37%) W3C
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) UNIX
2 2 (2.74%) Android
2 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Solaris
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.21%) SOA
3 23 (31.51%) TDD
4 19 (26.03%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (23.29%) MVC
6 14 (19.18%) Scrum
7 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Waterfall
9 7 (9.59%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (8.22%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (8.22%) Workflow
10 6 (8.22%) OO
10 6 (8.22%) BPMN
10 6 (8.22%) Web Design
11 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.85%) BDD
12 4 (5.48%) UML
13 3 (4.11%) Content Management
13 3 (4.11%) OOP
13 3 (4.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 57 (78.08%) Java
2 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.70%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) XPath
5 2 (2.74%) Scala
5 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) Ruby
6 1 (1.37%) PHP
6 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Ansible
2 1 (1.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) Twitter
3 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.48%) Sybase
5 3 (4.11%) Adobe
5 3 (4.11%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
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