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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Maven
UK / Scotland
Rank 56 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +2
Contract jobs citing Maven 47 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.82% 1.36% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.03% 10.98% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 14
Median daily rate £400 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £405 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
276 328 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.57% 12.41% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 188 201
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.89 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.04% -4.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +28 27 £400 +10.34% 3
Glasgow +13 14 £325 +22.64% 1
West Lothian - 3 - -
Stirling +3 1 - -
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 100 (91.74%) Java
2 87 (79.82%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (59.63%) TDD
4 61 (55.96%) Scrum
5 60 (55.05%) Open Source
6 52 (47.71%) Python
7 51 (46.79%) Web Services
7 51 (46.79%) Gradle
8 50 (45.87%) JavaScript
9 47 (43.12%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (43.12%) AngularJS
10 44 (40.37%) JIRA
11 43 (39.45%) Cucumber
12 39 (35.78%) JBehave
13 38 (34.86%) HTML
14 37 (33.94%) Subversion
15 36 (33.03%) BDD
16 35 (32.11%) Jenkins
17 33 (30.28%) PostGIS
17 33 (30.28%) GeoServer
18 32 (29.36%) OpenLayers
18 32 (29.36%) Leaflet
18 32 (29.36%) Hibernate
18 32 (29.36%) ESRI
19 31 (28.44%) REST
20 30 (27.52%) SOAP
21 28 (25.69%) SOA
21 28 (25.69%) Selenium
21 28 (25.69%) Open Source Development
22 27 (24.77%) Spring

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 33 (30.28%) GeoServer
2 20 (18.35%) JBoss
3 12 (11.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (4.59%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.67%) Apache
5 4 (3.67%) Confluence
6 3 (2.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (2.75%) CMS
6 3 (2.75%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.75%) nginx
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.92%) IIS
Business Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.59%) PaaS
3 3 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.83%) IaaS
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Firewall
1 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.51%) NoSQL
2 16 (14.68%) GIS
3 13 (11.93%) Spatial Data
4 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.67%) DB2
7 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.83%) MySQL
9 1 (0.92%) QGIS
9 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (46.79%) Gradle
2 44 (40.37%) JIRA
3 43 (39.45%) Cucumber
4 39 (35.78%) JBehave
5 37 (33.94%) Subversion
6 35 (32.11%) Jenkins
7 28 (25.69%) Selenium
8 27 (24.77%) Eclipse
9 24 (22.02%) Git (software)
10 12 (11.01%) JUnit
11 10 (9.17%) Ant
12 6 (5.50%) Artifactory
12 6 (5.50%) Hudson
13 5 (4.59%) Bitbucket
13 5 (4.59%) Mockito
14 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (3.67%) TeamCity
15 3 (2.75%) Concordion
15 3 (2.75%) gulp
15 3 (2.75%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (11.01%) Banking
2 2 (1.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 85 (77.98%) Developer
2 56 (51.38%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Angular Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Open Source Developer
4 13 (11.93%) Python Developer
5 9 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (6.42%) GIS Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Java Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (2.75%) Integration Developer
11 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) Web Services
2 47 (43.12%) AngularJS
3 38 (34.86%) HTML
4 33 (30.28%) PostGIS
5 32 (29.36%) Hibernate
5 32 (29.36%) Leaflet
5 32 (29.36%) OpenLayers
6 31 (28.44%) REST
7 30 (27.52%) SOAP
8 27 (24.77%) Spring
9 24 (22.02%) XML
10 21 (19.27%) HTML5
11 20 (18.35%) JPA
12 18 (16.51%) Java EE
13 17 (15.60%) Drools
13 17 (15.60%) jBPM
13 17 (15.60%) XSLT
14 16 (14.68%) JMS
15 15 (13.76%) JSF
15 15 (13.76%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.59%) User Experience
2 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.75%) DataPower
4 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.83%) Derivative
4 2 (1.83%) iPad
4 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.83%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (0.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) Linux
2 8 (7.34%) Unix
3 4 (3.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) Solaris
5 1 (0.92%) VMS
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (79.82%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (59.63%) TDD
3 61 (55.96%) Scrum
4 60 (55.05%) Open Source
5 47 (43.12%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (33.03%) BDD
7 28 (25.69%) Open Source Development
7 28 (25.69%) SOA
8 22 (20.18%) Microservices
9 19 (17.43%) SDLC
10 17 (15.60%) DevOps
11 13 (11.93%) Coaching
11 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
11 13 (11.93%) Migration
11 13 (11.93%) OO
12 12 (11.01%) Data Migration
13 11 (10.09%) Web Development
14 10 (9.17%) Automated Testing
15 8 (7.34%) MVC
15 8 (7.34%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 100 (91.74%) Java
2 52 (47.71%) Python
3 50 (45.87%) JavaScript
4 24 (22.02%) SQL
5 11 (10.09%) C#
6 7 (6.42%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.59%) Ruby
9 4 (3.67%) Groovy
10 3 (2.75%) Perl
11 2 (1.83%) C
11 2 (1.83%) C++
11 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) WCAG
3 2 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.92%) MiFID
System Software
1 13 (11.93%) Docker
2 3 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) Ansible
2 6 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.92%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (29.36%) ESRI
2 15 (13.76%) Oracle
2 15 (13.76%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.42%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.59%) IBM
5 4 (3.67%) Perforce
6 3 (2.75%) Adobe
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.83%) Alterian
7 2 (1.83%) Reuters
7 2 (1.83%) Splunk
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