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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 82 110 64
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -46
Contract jobs citing Maven 70 26 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.42% 0.86% 2.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.28% 8.41% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 47
Median daily rate £340 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.65% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 - £35.00
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
430 309 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.85% 10.21% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 162 183
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -4.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 June 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 June 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 +33 56 £340 -15.00% 3
Glasgow +10 14 £345 -13.75% 8
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 97 (82.91%) Java
2 80 (68.38%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (64.96%) Web Services
4 66 (56.41%) Gradle
5 63 (53.85%) TDD
6 61 (52.14%) Open Source
6 61 (52.14%) REST
7 60 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (47.01%) JavaScript
9 53 (45.30%) JIRA
10 52 (44.44%) Scrum
10 52 (44.44%) Python
11 49 (41.88%) Cucumber
12 47 (40.17%) JBehave
12 47 (40.17%) Selenium
13 46 (39.32%) PostGIS
13 46 (39.32%) GeoServer
14 45 (38.46%) Spring
15 44 (37.61%) Eclipse
15 44 (37.61%) SOAP
15 44 (37.61%) OpenLayers
15 44 (37.61%) Leaflet
16 43 (36.75%) Subversion
17 42 (35.90%) GIS
17 42 (35.90%) ESRI
18 41 (35.04%) AngularJS
18 41 (35.04%) Jenkins
19 37 (31.62%) JBoss
20 36 (30.77%) Microservices
20 36 (30.77%) SDLC

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 46 (39.32%) GeoServer
2 37 (31.62%) JBoss
3 15 (12.82%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.84%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.27%) Confluence
5 5 (4.27%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.42%) ArcGIS
7 3 (2.56%) Apache
7 3 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.71%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) IaaS
1 4 (3.42%) PaaS
2 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) SSH
1 5 (4.27%) SSL
2 2 (1.71%) DNS
2 2 (1.71%) Firewall
2 2 (1.71%) HTTP
2 2 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) LDAP
3 1 (0.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (35.90%) GIS
2 18 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 16 (13.68%) Spatial Data
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.71%) DB2
7 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.71%) QGIS
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 66 (56.41%) Gradle
2 53 (45.30%) JIRA
3 49 (41.88%) Cucumber
4 47 (40.17%) JBehave
4 47 (40.17%) Selenium
5 44 (37.61%) Eclipse
6 43 (36.75%) Subversion
7 41 (35.04%) Jenkins
8 33 (28.21%) Git (software)
9 25 (21.37%) JUnit
10 24 (20.51%) Artifactory
11 22 (18.80%) Mockito
12 18 (15.38%) Bitbucket
13 12 (10.26%) Ant
14 10 (8.55%) JProfiler
15 5 (4.27%) GitLab
15 5 (4.27%) TeamCity
16 4 (3.42%) Hudson
16 4 (3.42%) NetBeans
17 3 (2.56%) ClearCase
General
1 19 (16.24%) Banking
2 2 (1.71%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (82.91%) Developer
2 41 (35.04%) Java Developer
3 36 (30.77%) GIS Developer
4 19 (16.24%) Web Developer
5 12 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) GIS Web Developer
6 11 (9.40%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (8.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Open Source Developer
9 4 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Agile Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Build Engineer
11 2 (1.71%) Architect
11 2 (1.71%) GIS Architect
11 2 (1.71%) Java Web Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Operations Engineer
11 2 (1.71%) Python Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Python Web Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (64.96%) Web Services
2 61 (52.14%) REST
3 46 (39.32%) PostGIS
4 45 (38.46%) Spring
5 44 (37.61%) Leaflet
5 44 (37.61%) OpenLayers
5 44 (37.61%) SOAP
6 41 (35.04%) AngularJS
7 31 (26.50%) HTML
8 29 (24.79%) Hibernate
8 29 (24.79%) Java EE
9 27 (23.08%) XML
10 22 (18.80%) JSF
11 21 (17.95%) CSS
11 21 (17.95%) Drools
11 21 (17.95%) jBPM
12 19 (16.24%) Spring MVC
12 19 (16.24%) XSLT
13 18 (15.38%) RESTful
13 18 (15.38%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.80%) User Experience
2 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.56%) DataPower
3 2 (1.71%) Wiki
4 1 (0.85%) Clustering
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) Unix
3 9 (7.69%) Windows
4 4 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.71%) AIX
5 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (68.38%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (53.85%) TDD
3 61 (52.14%) Open Source
4 60 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (44.44%) Scrum
6 36 (30.77%) Microservices
6 36 (30.77%) SDLC
7 29 (24.79%) Web Development
8 28 (23.93%) SOA
9 26 (22.22%) MVC
10 21 (17.95%) BDD
11 15 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (12.82%) Web Design
12 14 (11.97%) Workflow
13 12 (10.26%) DevOps
14 11 (9.40%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 11 (9.40%) BPMN
14 11 (9.40%) Performance Monitoring
15 10 (8.55%) Front End Development
15 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (82.91%) Java
2 55 (47.01%) JavaScript
3 52 (44.44%) Python
4 8 (6.84%) SQL
5 7 (5.98%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.42%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.42%) Perl
7 2 (1.71%) AspectJ
7 2 (1.71%) Groovy
7 2 (1.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.71%) Ruby
8 1 (0.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.51%) QA
2 21 (17.95%) WCAG
3 3 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (1.71%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (24.79%) Ansible
2 8 (6.84%) Puppet
3 7 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.56%) HP Fortify
5 2 (1.71%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.71%) logstash
5 2 (1.71%) Packer
5 2 (1.71%) rkt
5 2 (1.71%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.71%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 42 (35.90%) ESRI
2 13 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.56%) ForgeRock
4 3 (2.56%) HP
4 3 (2.56%) IBM
5 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.71%) Google
5 2 (1.71%) Perforce
5 2 (1.71%) Splunk
5 2 (1.71%) VMware
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) Sybase
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