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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Maven
Rank 101 52 114
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +62
Contract jobs citing Maven 29 83 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 3.04% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.98% 25.86% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 54 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
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
323 321 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.74% 11.75% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 189 97
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £251 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -40 15 £400 -5.88% 3
Glasgow -4 6 £325 -18.75% 3
West Lothian -13 2 £375 -
Stirling -1 1 £375 -
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 63 (87.50%) Java
2 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 33 (45.83%) SQL
5 31 (43.06%) Selenium
6 30 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (41.67%) JIRA
6 30 (41.67%) Spring
6 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 26 (36.11%) RESTful
8 25 (34.72%) TDD
9 23 (31.94%) BDD
10 22 (30.56%) Ant
11 21 (29.17%) UNIX
12 20 (27.78%) HTML
12 20 (27.78%) Hibernate
12 20 (27.78%) Test Automation
13 19 (26.39%) Scrum
13 19 (26.39%) Subversion
13 19 (26.39%) CSS
14 18 (25.00%) Tomcat
14 18 (25.00%) Hudson
14 18 (25.00%) Cucumber
15 17 (23.61%) Web Services
16 16 (22.22%) Linux
17 15 (20.83%) SOA
18 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
18 14 (19.44%) WebDriver
19 13 (18.06%) JSON
19 13 (18.06%) XML

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (16.67%) JBoss
3 6 (8.33%) Apache
3 6 (8.33%) Confluence
4 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.39%) Node.js
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) DHCP
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
1 2 (2.78%) DNS
1 2 (2.78%) SSH
1 2 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.39%) MSDE
6 1 (1.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 40 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 31 (43.06%) Selenium
3 30 (41.67%) JIRA
4 22 (30.56%) Ant
5 19 (26.39%) Subversion
6 18 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 18 (25.00%) Hudson
7 14 (19.44%) WebDriver
8 12 (16.67%) JUnit
8 12 (16.67%) Eclipse
9 11 (15.28%) Artifactory
10 9 (12.50%) Gradle
10 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
11 8 (11.11%) FitNesse
12 7 (9.72%) NetBeans
13 4 (5.56%) FishEye
14 3 (4.17%) JProfiler
14 3 (4.17%) Calabash
14 3 (4.17%) Appium
14 3 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Developer
2 35 (48.61%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Senior Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Tester
6 8 (11.11%) Automation Tester
7 6 (8.33%) Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) Spring
2 26 (36.11%) RESTful
3 20 (27.78%) Hibernate
3 20 (27.78%) HTML
4 19 (26.39%) CSS
5 17 (23.61%) Web Services
6 13 (18.06%) XML
6 13 (18.06%) JSON
7 12 (16.67%) jQuery
7 12 (16.67%) REST
8 11 (15.28%) JPA
8 11 (15.28%) Java EE
8 11 (15.28%) J2EE
9 10 (13.89%) SOAP
10 9 (12.50%) JSF
10 9 (12.50%) MyBatis
11 7 (9.72%) XML Schema
11 7 (9.72%) JSP
12 6 (8.33%) JMS
13 5 (6.94%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) GIS
2 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.39%) Physics
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.39%) Market Risk
2 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) UNIX
2 16 (22.22%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) Android
4 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (34.72%) TDD
4 23 (31.94%) BDD
5 20 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 19 (26.39%) Scrum
7 15 (20.83%) SOA
8 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
9 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (15.28%) Open Source
11 9 (12.50%) DevOps
11 9 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 7 (9.72%) UML
13 6 (8.33%) OO
13 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 6 (8.33%) Web Development
13 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (8.33%) OOD
13 6 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
14 5 (6.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (87.50%) Java
2 33 (45.83%) SQL
3 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.11%) Perl
5 6 (8.33%) XPath
6 3 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) C++
7 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
1 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (1.39%) Perforce
4 1 (1.39%) Twitter
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
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