The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 66 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Contract jobs citing Maven 15 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.47% 1.63% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.63% 13.09% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 20
Median daily rate £375 £356 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £340 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £433 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £385
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50

Maven is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 129 191 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.68% 12.48% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 112 106
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.31 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.27% +2.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - +14.74%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Maven as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in Edinburgh

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Edinburgh

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Maven.

1 35 (87.50%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
4 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (47.50%) Jenkins
6 18 (45.00%) Open Source
6 18 (45.00%) TDD
7 16 (40.00%) Python
8 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
8 15 (37.50%) Scrum
8 15 (37.50%) Cucumber
8 15 (37.50%) REST
9 14 (35.00%) Gradle
9 14 (35.00%) Web Services
10 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
10 13 (32.50%) JIRA
11 12 (30.00%) Selenium
11 12 (30.00%) Oracle
12 11 (27.50%) JBoss
12 11 (27.50%) Subversion
12 11 (27.50%) Java EE
13 10 (25.00%) Spring
13 10 (25.00%) JPA
13 10 (25.00%) JBehave
13 10 (25.00%) HTML
13 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
13 10 (25.00%) PostGIS
13 10 (25.00%) GeoServer
14 9 (22.50%) OpenLayers

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 11 (27.50%) JBoss
2 10 (25.00%) GeoServer
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (15.00%) Apache
5 5 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (12.50%) CMS
6 3 (7.50%) nginx
7 2 (5.00%) Confluence
8 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (2.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) IaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.00%) GIS
3 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.50%) Spatial Data
5 4 (10.00%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) QGIS
7 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Jenkins
2 15 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 14 (35.00%) Gradle
4 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
4 13 (32.50%) JIRA
5 12 (30.00%) Selenium
6 11 (27.50%) Subversion
7 10 (25.00%) JBehave
8 9 (22.50%) Eclipse
9 7 (17.50%) Ant
10 3 (7.50%) CircleCI
10 3 (7.50%) gulp
10 3 (7.50%) JUnit
10 3 (7.50%) Travis CI
11 2 (5.00%) Mockito
11 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
11 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
12 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
12 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Open Source Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Python Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
2 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 15 (37.50%) REST
3 14 (35.00%) Web Services
4 11 (27.50%) Java EE
5 10 (25.00%) HTML
5 10 (25.00%) JPA
5 10 (25.00%) PostGIS
5 10 (25.00%) Spring
6 9 (22.50%) Leaflet
6 9 (22.50%) OpenLayers
6 9 (22.50%) SOAP
7 8 (20.00%) Drools
7 8 (20.00%) jBPM
7 8 (20.00%) XML
8 7 (17.50%) JMS
8 7 (17.50%) XSD
8 7 (17.50%) XSLT
9 6 (15.00%) HTML5
9 6 (15.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) VMS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (45.00%) Open Source
3 18 (45.00%) TDD
4 15 (37.50%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) BDD
5 9 (22.50%) SOA
6 8 (20.00%) DevOps
6 8 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 8 (20.00%) MVC
7 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Coaching
7 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
7 7 (17.50%) Open Source Development
7 7 (17.50%) SDLC
7 7 (17.50%) Web Development
8 5 (12.50%) Microservices
9 4 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Groovy
5 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Ansible
2 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (15.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) ESRI
2 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Splunk
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Alterian
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago