Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 19 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 59 146
Rank change year-on-year -19 +87 -45
Contract jobs citing Maven 123 139 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.49% 3.20% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.66% 19.25% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 65 27
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £277 £320 £303
90th Percentile £525 £463 £513
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Scotland median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £29.53 £45.00
% change year-on-year +43.95% -34.39% -5.26%

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

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 839 722 754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.96% 16.64% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 413 407
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £260
90th Percentile £538 £475 £470
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 21
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +0.95%
10th Percentile £32.50 £14.00 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £48.54 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in Scotland

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in Scotland

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in Scotland

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -23 72 £400 +14.29% 5
Glasgow -2 47 £400 - 1
West Lothian -3 3 £375 -
Moray - 1 £488 -
Maven
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 102 (82.93%) Java
2 73 (59.35%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (48.78%) Git (software)
4 58 (47.15%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (45.53%) Spring
6 55 (44.72%) Hibernate
6 55 (44.72%) JavaScript
7 54 (43.90%) Jenkins
8 46 (37.40%) Test Automation
9 45 (36.59%) SQL
10 41 (33.33%) JBoss
11 39 (31.71%) Subversion
12 34 (27.64%) Linux
12 34 (27.64%) XML
13 31 (25.20%) NoSQL
14 30 (24.39%) Oracle
15 28 (22.76%) TDD
16 27 (21.95%) Scrum
17 26 (21.14%) DevOps
18 24 (19.51%) OO
19 23 (18.70%) SOAP
19 23 (18.70%) Java EE
19 23 (18.70%) jQuery
20 22 (17.89%) Mercurial
20 22 (17.89%) Amazon AWS
20 22 (17.89%) Ansible
20 22 (17.89%) Data Structures
20 22 (17.89%) Algorithms
20 22 (17.89%) Unix
20 22 (17.89%) SOA

Maven
Co-occurring 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 41 (33.33%) JBoss
2 13 (10.57%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.76%) Apache
4 9 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (4.88%) Confluence
5 6 (4.88%) IIS
6 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.69%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon S3
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (4.88%) IaaS
3 6 (4.88%) PaaS
4 5 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.44%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.81%) npm
6 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) Firewall
2 6 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.25%) BIG-IP
3 4 (3.25%) Internet
3 4 (3.25%) Intranet
3 4 (3.25%) LDAP
3 4 (3.25%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.63%) AMQP
5 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.20%) NoSQL
2 17 (13.82%) Relational Database
3 15 (12.20%) MySQL
4 14 (11.38%) RDBMS
5 12 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 12 (9.76%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.44%) DB2
8 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.63%) Big Data
8 2 (1.63%) Impala
8 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.81%) GIS
9 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (48.78%) Git (software)
2 54 (43.90%) Jenkins
3 39 (31.71%) Subversion
4 22 (17.89%) Mercurial
5 21 (17.07%) Selenium
6 16 (13.01%) Ant
7 15 (12.20%) Eclipse
8 14 (11.38%) Gradle
9 13 (10.57%) JUnit
10 9 (7.32%) JIRA
11 8 (6.50%) Hudson
12 7 (5.69%) Artifactory
13 6 (4.88%) Cucumber
14 3 (2.44%) Bower
14 3 (2.44%) Grunt
14 3 (2.44%) gulp
14 3 (2.44%) IBM UrbanCode
14 3 (2.44%) Jasmine
14 3 (2.44%) jspm
14 3 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (11.38%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Banking
3 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 92 (74.80%) Developer
2 81 (65.85%) Java Developer
3 22 (17.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (5.69%) AWS Developer
4 7 (5.69%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (4.88%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (4.07%) Architect
6 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (3.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.44%) DevOps Architect
8 3 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (2.44%) Java Engineer
8 3 (2.44%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (2.44%) Senior Architect
8 3 (2.44%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 3 (2.44%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (45.53%) Spring
2 55 (44.72%) Hibernate
3 34 (27.64%) XML
4 23 (18.70%) Java EE
4 23 (18.70%) jQuery
4 23 (18.70%) SOAP
5 21 (17.07%) HTML
6 20 (16.26%) AngularJS
6 20 (16.26%) Drools
6 20 (16.26%) jBPM
6 20 (16.26%) JPA
7 19 (15.45%) CSS
8 17 (13.82%) XSLT
9 14 (11.38%) JMS
9 14 (11.38%) Web Services
10 13 (10.57%) RESTful
11 12 (9.76%) JSON
12 11 (8.94%) Apache Camel
13 9 (7.32%) XSD
14 8 (6.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.89%) Algorithms
1 22 (17.89%) Data Structures
2 12 (9.76%) User Experience
3 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.07%) DataPower
5 4 (3.25%) PKI
6 2 (1.63%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.81%) iPad
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.64%) Linux
2 22 (17.89%) Unix
3 17 (13.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.32%) Windows
5 6 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.44%) Android
6 3 (2.44%) CentOS
6 3 (2.44%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (59.35%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (47.15%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (37.40%) Test Automation
4 28 (22.76%) TDD
5 27 (21.95%) Scrum
6 26 (21.14%) DevOps
7 24 (19.51%) OO
8 22 (17.89%) SOA
9 20 (16.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (13.01%) Open Source
11 14 (11.38%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (10.57%) Analytics
12 13 (10.57%) Web Analytics
13 12 (9.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 12 (9.76%) Change Control
14 11 (8.94%) BPMN
14 11 (8.94%) Business Process Modelling
14 11 (8.94%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.94%) SDLC
14 11 (8.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (82.93%) Java
2 55 (44.72%) JavaScript
3 45 (36.59%) SQL
4 16 (13.01%) Python
5 15 (12.20%) Perl
5 15 (12.20%) Ruby
6 9 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.69%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.44%) ES6
8 3 (2.44%) Scala
9 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.81%) Degree
1 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
1 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.81%) EMIR
2 1 (0.81%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Docker
1 5 (4.07%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (17.89%) Ansible
2 8 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.50%) Puppet
3 4 (3.25%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.44%) Packer
5 2 (1.63%) SELinux
6 1 (0.81%) Control-M
6 1 (0.81%) Terraform
6 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (24.39%) Oracle
2 17 (13.82%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.50%) Perforce
4 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.07%) F5
5 5 (4.07%) IBM
6 4 (3.25%) Citrix
6 4 (3.25%) Imperva
7 3 (2.44%) Adobe
7 3 (2.44%) Google
7 3 (2.44%) Sybase
8 1 (0.81%) CA
8 1 (0.81%) Informatica