The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 85 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing JUnit 5 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.38% 1.10% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.30% 11.85% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 5
Median daily rate £300 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.33% +3.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -46.47%
JUnit
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
217 135 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.32% 9.29% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 80 106
Median daily rate £375 £375 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +27.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Spring
3 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Java EE
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) JBoss
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) JPA
5 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
6 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 7 (46.67%) NetBeans
6 7 (46.67%) JIRA
7 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (33.33%) BDD
8 5 (33.33%) Cobertura
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (33.33%) JBehave
8 5 (33.33%) Confluence
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 5 (33.33%) JDBC
8 5 (33.33%) JSP
8 5 (33.33%) WebLogic

JUnit
Top Related 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 8 (53.33%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) Confluence
2 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (6.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) NetBeans
3 5 (33.33%) Cobertura
3 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (33.33%) JBehave
3 5 (33.33%) Maven
4 4 (26.67%) Mockito
4 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) FishEye
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Spring
2 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 8 (53.33%) Java EE
3 8 (53.33%) JPA
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) JDBC
5 5 (33.33%) JSON
5 5 (33.33%) JSP
5 5 (33.33%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) Servlets
6 4 (26.67%) Spring Security
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) JSF
7 3 (20.00%) JSTL
7 3 (20.00%) MyBatis
7 3 (20.00%) STL
7 3 (20.00%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase