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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 74 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 10 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.32% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.29% 3.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
159 119 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.77% 9.49% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 61 33
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £180.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FitNesse across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

FitNesse Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) XML
3 18 (78.26%) TDD
4 16 (69.57%) XML Schema
4 16 (69.57%) Relational Database
5 15 (65.22%) JUnit
6 13 (56.52%) Java
6 13 (56.52%) Pair Programming
6 13 (56.52%) Spring
6 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (52.17%) iBATIS
7 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
7 12 (52.17%) JDBC
8 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
8 11 (47.83%) jMock
8 11 (47.83%) Mockito
9 9 (39.13%) SQL
10 7 (30.43%) Selenium
11 6 (26.09%) Scrum
12 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
12 5 (21.74%) BDD
12 5 (21.74%) Open Source
13 4 (17.39%) RESTful
13 4 (17.39%) QA
13 4 (17.39%) XPath
13 4 (17.39%) JSON
13 4 (17.39%) Maven
13 4 (17.39%) Ant
13 4 (17.39%) SOA
13 4 (17.39%) Eclipse

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) JUnit
2 11 (47.83%) jMock
2 11 (47.83%) Mockito
3 7 (30.43%) Selenium
4 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
5 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
5 4 (17.39%) Ant
5 4 (17.39%) Maven
5 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.70%) Watij
6 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.35%) Concordion
7 1 (4.35%) JMeter
7 1 (4.35%) Calabash
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Java Developer
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
4 2 (8.70%) QA Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Web Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Web Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) XML
2 16 (69.57%) XML Schema
3 13 (56.52%) Spring
4 12 (52.17%) JDBC
4 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
4 12 (52.17%) iBATIS
5 4 (17.39%) RESTful
5 4 (17.39%) JSON
6 3 (13.04%) JMS
7 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) TDD
3 13 (56.52%) Pair Programming
3 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) SOA
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
9 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Control-M
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) IBM
1 2 (8.70%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle