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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Maven
Rank 57 105 58
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -47
Contract jobs citing Maven 84 31 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.35% 0.97% 2.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.99% 8.66% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 50
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £315 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £435 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £46.72 -
% change year-on-year
-38.99% -
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
382 358 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.23% 11.18% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 174 173
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
Median hourly rate £28.25 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £30.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.83 £55.00 £42.00
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +47 63 £340 -12.25% 2
Glasgow +19 21 £405 +24.61% 1
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 100 (80.65%) Java
2 83 (66.94%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (61.29%) Web Services
4 71 (57.26%) Open Source
5 65 (52.42%) TDD
6 64 (51.61%) Scrum
6 64 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (51.61%) Gradle
7 58 (46.77%) JavaScript
8 54 (43.55%) Python
8 54 (43.55%) JIRA
8 54 (43.55%) Cucumber
8 54 (43.55%) REST
9 52 (41.94%) Jenkins
10 51 (41.13%) Subversion
11 49 (39.52%) JBehave
12 48 (38.71%) PostGIS
12 48 (38.71%) GeoServer
13 47 (37.90%) Selenium
14 45 (36.29%) ESRI
14 45 (36.29%) OpenLayers
14 45 (36.29%) Leaflet
15 44 (35.48%) SOAP
16 43 (34.68%) AngularJS
17 39 (31.45%) GIS
17 39 (31.45%) Eclipse
18 38 (30.65%) HTML
19 37 (29.84%) JBoss
20 35 (28.23%) Ansible
21 34 (27.42%) 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 48 (38.71%) GeoServer
2 37 (29.84%) JBoss
3 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.42%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.42%) Confluence
5 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.61%) IaaS
3 2 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) SSH
1 6 (4.84%) SSL
2 3 (2.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.61%) Firewall
3 2 (1.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.45%) GIS
2 16 (12.90%) Spatial Data
3 13 (10.48%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.06%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.84%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.42%) QGIS
8 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.61%) DB2
9 2 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (51.61%) Gradle
2 54 (43.55%) Cucumber
2 54 (43.55%) JIRA
3 52 (41.94%) Jenkins
4 51 (41.13%) Subversion
5 49 (39.52%) JBehave
6 47 (37.90%) Selenium
7 39 (31.45%) Eclipse
8 29 (23.39%) Git (software)
9 27 (21.77%) Artifactory
10 20 (16.13%) JUnit
11 16 (12.90%) Mockito
12 14 (11.29%) Bitbucket
13 13 (10.48%) Ant
14 7 (5.65%) GitLab
15 5 (4.03%) TeamCity
16 4 (3.23%) git-flow
16 4 (3.23%) Hudson
16 4 (3.23%) JProfiler
17 3 (2.42%) JSUnit
General
1 17 (13.71%) Banking
2 6 (4.84%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (83.06%) Developer
2 42 (33.87%) Java Developer
3 35 (28.23%) GIS Developer
4 16 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 13 (10.48%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (9.68%) GIS Web Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) Open Source Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Architect
9 6 (4.84%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.23%) AWS Architect
10 4 (3.23%) Integration Developer
11 3 (2.42%) Agile Developer
11 3 (2.42%) Build Engineer
12 2 (1.61%) Operations Engineer
12 2 (1.61%) Python Developer
12 2 (1.61%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (61.29%) Web Services
2 54 (43.55%) REST
3 48 (38.71%) PostGIS
4 45 (36.29%) Leaflet
4 45 (36.29%) OpenLayers
5 44 (35.48%) SOAP
6 43 (34.68%) AngularJS
7 38 (30.65%) HTML
8 34 (27.42%) Spring
9 30 (24.19%) XML
10 28 (22.58%) Java EE
11 27 (21.77%) Hibernate
12 22 (17.74%) CSS
12 22 (17.74%) Drools
12 22 (17.74%) jBPM
13 21 (16.94%) JPA
13 21 (16.94%) JSF
14 20 (16.13%) XSLT
15 19 (15.32%) HTML5
15 19 (15.32%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.97%) User Experience
2 6 (4.84%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Linux
2 9 (7.26%) Unix
3 8 (6.45%) Windows
4 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.61%) AIX
5 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (66.94%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (57.26%) Open Source
3 65 (52.42%) TDD
4 64 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (51.61%) Scrum
5 32 (25.81%) SDLC
6 29 (23.39%) Microservices
7 28 (22.58%) Web Development
8 27 (21.77%) BDD
9 26 (20.97%) MVC
10 25 (20.16%) SOA
11 16 (12.90%) Open Source Development
12 15 (12.10%) Mentoring
13 14 (11.29%) Front End Development
13 14 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (11.29%) Web Design
14 12 (9.68%) Coaching
15 9 (7.26%) DevOps
15 9 (7.26%) Workflow
16 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (80.65%) Java
2 58 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 54 (43.55%) Python
4 13 (10.48%) SQL
5 7 (5.65%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.03%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.23%) Perl
8 2 (1.61%) AspectJ
8 2 (1.61%) Groovy
8 2 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) C#
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.55%) WCAG
2 18 (14.52%) QA
3 2 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (12.10%) Docker
2 2 (1.61%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (28.23%) Ansible
2 12 (9.68%) Puppet
3 11 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.42%) HP Fortify
5 2 (1.61%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.61%) logstash
5 2 (1.61%) Packer
5 2 (1.61%) rkt
5 2 (1.61%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.61%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 45 (36.29%) ESRI
2 15 (12.10%) Oracle
3 10 (8.06%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.23%) ForgeRock
5 3 (2.42%) HP
6 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.61%) Google
6 2 (1.61%) Perforce
6 2 (1.61%) Splunk
6 2 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.81%) Reuters
7 1 (0.81%) Sybase