The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit 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 JUnit over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 71 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing JUnit 20 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.24% 0.70% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.12% 5.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 0
Average daily rate
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£390 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +149.12%
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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
165 163 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.21% 12.76% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 99 38
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Edinburgh region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 32 (84.21%) Java
2 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) TDD
4 19 (50.00%) Spring
5 18 (47.37%) Hibernate
6 16 (42.11%) J2EE
6 16 (42.11%) Relational Database
7 14 (36.84%) XML
8 12 (31.58%) Web Services
8 12 (31.58%) SQL
8 12 (31.58%) jQuery
9 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (28.95%) Mockito
9 11 (28.95%) Ant
9 11 (28.95%) Linux
10 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
10 10 (26.32%) SDLC
11 9 (23.68%) HTML
11 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
11 9 (23.68%) CSS
11 9 (23.68%) JSP
11 9 (23.68%) Sun Certification
11 9 (23.68%) FitNesse
11 9 (23.68%) iBATIS
11 9 (23.68%) JSF
11 9 (23.68%) Subversion
12 8 (21.05%) Pair Programming
12 8 (21.05%) XML Schema
12 8 (21.05%) JDBC
12 8 (21.05%) Oracle

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
2 3 (7.89%) ArcGIS
2 3 (7.89%) ArcSDE
2 3 (7.89%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Ant
1 11 (28.95%) Mockito
2 9 (23.68%) FitNesse
2 9 (23.68%) Subversion
3 7 (18.42%) Maven
3 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
3 7 (18.42%) Selenium
4 6 (15.79%) JIRA
4 6 (15.79%) jMock
4 6 (15.79%) NetBeans
5 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (7.89%) WebLOAD
6 3 (7.89%) NUnit
6 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
6 3 (7.89%) FishEye
6 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.26%) Watij
7 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.63%) JMeter
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 30 (78.95%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Web Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Web Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Android Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Developer
5 1 (2.63%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) Spring
2 18 (47.37%) Hibernate
3 16 (42.11%) J2EE
4 14 (36.84%) XML
5 12 (31.58%) Web Services
5 12 (31.58%) jQuery
6 9 (23.68%) iBATIS
6 9 (23.68%) JSF
6 9 (23.68%) HTML
6 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 9 (23.68%) JSP
7 8 (21.05%) JDBC
7 8 (21.05%) XML Schema
8 7 (18.42%) HTML5
8 7 (18.42%) Servlets
8 7 (18.42%) MyBatis
9 6 (15.79%) Struts
10 5 (13.16%) RESTful
10 5 (13.16%) Gherkin
11 4 (10.53%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) GIS
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
3 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) TDD
3 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (26.32%) SDLC
5 8 (21.05%) Pair Programming
6 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Web Development
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.89%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) Code Coverage
9 3 (7.89%) MVC
9 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
9 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
9 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.26%) CRM
10 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
10 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Sun Certification
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Sun
3 3 (7.89%) ESRI
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Alterian