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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Maven
Rank 72 104 97
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Contract jobs citing Maven 56 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.45% 4.18% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 4 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £313 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.89% -13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £368 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
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
321 239 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.52% 9.58% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 107 109
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 - 43 £425 - 2
Glasgow -16 5 - - 1
Stirling - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Maven
UK

Maven
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 89 (78.07%) Java
2 61 (53.51%) JBoss
3 57 (50.00%) HTML
4 51 (44.74%) SOA
5 39 (34.21%) Spring
6 38 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 38 (33.33%) CSS
7 37 (32.46%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (32.46%) Jenkins
8 34 (29.82%) XML
9 33 (28.95%) JSF
9 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (27.19%) TDD
11 28 (24.56%) HTML5
12 26 (22.81%) JSP
13 23 (20.18%) CSS3
14 22 (19.30%) Subversion
14 22 (19.30%) MVC
15 21 (18.42%) Hibernate
15 21 (18.42%) Oracle
15 21 (18.42%) JUnit
15 21 (18.42%) Hudson
15 21 (18.42%) JSON
16 20 (17.54%) Unit Testing
17 19 (16.67%) Java EE
17 19 (16.67%) REST
17 19 (16.67%) Backbone.js
17 19 (16.67%) Eclipse
18 18 (15.79%) Ajax
18 18 (15.79%) Oracle Database

Maven
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 14 (12.28%) Apache
3 12 (10.53%) Confluence
4 4 (3.51%) IIS
5 3 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (2.63%) CMS
6 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) X.509
1 4 (3.51%) SSL
1 4 (3.51%) LDAP
1 4 (3.51%) HTTP
1 4 (3.51%) Kerberos
1 4 (3.51%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 15 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.88%) MS Access
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (32.46%) Jenkins
2 22 (19.30%) Subversion
3 21 (18.42%) JUnit
3 21 (18.42%) Hudson
4 19 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 16 (14.04%) Selenium
6 15 (13.16%) JIRA
6 15 (13.16%) Ant
7 12 (10.53%) QUnit
7 12 (10.53%) Jasmine
8 6 (5.26%) NetBeans
9 5 (4.39%) Cobertura
9 5 (4.39%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.51%) Fiddler
11 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.75%) FlexUnit
12 2 (1.75%) Build Forge
12 2 (1.75%) TestComplete
12 2 (1.75%) Apache Ivy
13 1 (0.88%) Gradle
General
1 6 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Publishing
2 3 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (70.18%) Developer
2 41 (35.96%) Java Developer
3 18 (15.79%) UI Programmer
3 18 (15.79%) UI Developer
4 10 (8.77%) Technical Leader
5 9 (7.89%) User Experience Developer
5 9 (7.89%) Web Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Build Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.39%) Release Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Architect
10 2 (1.75%) Software Developer
10 2 (1.75%) Java Technical Architect
10 2 (1.75%) Java Web Developer
10 2 (1.75%) Applications Manager
10 2 (1.75%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (1.75%) Consultant
10 2 (1.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (50.00%) HTML
2 39 (34.21%) Spring
3 38 (33.33%) CSS
4 34 (29.82%) XML
5 33 (28.95%) JSF
6 28 (24.56%) HTML5
7 26 (22.81%) JSP
8 23 (20.18%) CSS3
9 21 (18.42%) Hibernate
9 21 (18.42%) JSON
10 19 (16.67%) Java EE
10 19 (16.67%) REST
10 19 (16.67%) Backbone.js
11 18 (15.79%) Ajax
12 17 (14.91%) XHTML
13 16 (14.04%) J2EE
13 16 (14.04%) Servlets
14 14 (12.28%) Spring MVC
15 13 (11.40%) Drools
15 13 (11.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Smartphone
2 4 (3.51%) PKI
3 3 (2.63%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.75%) Open Source
5 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Derivative
5 1 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) UNIX
2 5 (4.39%) Windows
3 3 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (44.74%) SOA
2 37 (32.46%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (27.19%) TDD
5 22 (19.30%) MVC
6 20 (17.54%) Unit Testing
7 15 (13.16%) Scrum
8 14 (12.28%) BPMN
9 13 (11.40%) Waterfall
9 13 (11.40%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (11.40%) Workflow
10 8 (7.02%) Web Design
10 8 (7.02%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.14%) Release Management
12 6 (5.26%) UML
12 6 (5.26%) OO
12 6 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (4.39%) BDD
13 5 (4.39%) Migration
14 4 (3.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 89 (78.07%) Java
2 38 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.14%) SQL
4 6 (5.26%) Python
5 5 (4.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.88%) Scala
6 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) OCPJP
2 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) Puppet
1 8 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.51%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.75%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 61 (53.51%) JBoss
2 21 (18.42%) Oracle
3 6 (5.26%) Twitter
4 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.51%) ForgeRock
5 3 (2.63%) Adobe
5 3 (2.63%) Sun
5 3 (2.63%) Sybase
6 2 (1.75%) IBM
6 2 (1.75%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
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