The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 73 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.93% 1.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
142 137 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.11% 11.75% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 73 26
Average daily rate £375 £348 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £34.25 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.08% -11.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FitNesse across the Edinburgh region.

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Pair Programming
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (80.00%) iBATIS
3 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (80.00%) JUnit
3 8 (80.00%) JDBC
3 8 (80.00%) XML Schema
3 8 (80.00%) XML
3 8 (80.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (60.00%) JMS
5 5 (50.00%) Mockito
6 4 (40.00%) jMock
7 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (20.00%) BDD
8 1 (10.00%) Concordion
8 1 (10.00%) Calabash
8 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (10.00%) RESTful
8 1 (10.00%) Open Source
8 1 (10.00%) AspectJ
8 1 (10.00%) AOP
8 1 (10.00%) Ruby
8 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (10.00%) Java SE
8 1 (10.00%) Banking

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 5 (50.00%) Mockito
3 4 (40.00%) jMock
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (10.00%) Concordion
5 1 (10.00%) Calabash
5 1 (10.00%) JMeter
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 8 (80.00%) iBATIS
2 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (80.00%) JDBC
2 8 (80.00%) XML Schema
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Java SE
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) AspectJ
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PHP