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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 85 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing JUnit 9 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 1.24% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.81% 12.00% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 6
Average daily rate £350 £394 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £54.25 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-25.34% +29.94%
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
187 150 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.19% 10.37% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 99 76
Average daily rate £360 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £284 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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
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 April 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
3 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
5 9 (56.25%) JIRA
5 9 (56.25%) NetBeans
5 9 (56.25%) MVC
6 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle
6 8 (50.00%) CSS
6 8 (50.00%) JBoss
6 8 (50.00%) Java EE
6 8 (50.00%) JPA
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
8 6 (37.50%) HTML
8 6 (37.50%) Mockito
8 6 (37.50%) jQuery
8 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
8 6 (37.50%) Subversion
8 6 (37.50%) Maven
9 5 (31.25%) BladeLogic
9 5 (31.25%) JSON
9 5 (31.25%) BDD
9 5 (31.25%) Cobertura
9 5 (31.25%) RESTful

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) JBoss
2 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
3 4 (25.00%) Confluence
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (18.75%) Apache
5 1 (6.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
3 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (56.25%) JIRA
2 9 (56.25%) NetBeans
3 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
4 6 (37.50%) Maven
4 6 (37.50%) Mockito
4 6 (37.50%) Subversion
5 5 (31.25%) Cobertura
5 5 (31.25%) JBehave
6 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (18.75%) FishEye
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) Java EE
3 8 (50.00%) JPA
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) JDBC
5 5 (31.25%) JSON
5 5 (31.25%) MyBatis
5 5 (31.25%) RESTful
5 5 (31.25%) SOAP
5 5 (31.25%) Thymeleaf
6 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) Servlets
6 4 (25.00%) Spring Security
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
1 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle