The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 74 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JUnit 8 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% - 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.44% - 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£375 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+94.52% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
147 75 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.77% 7.74% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 31 44
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £24.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 10 July 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (35.00%) XML
5 7 (35.00%) JMS
5 7 (35.00%) UML
5 7 (35.00%) Maven
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) UNIX
6 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 6 (30.00%) SOAP
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) Confluence
7 5 (25.00%) Subversion
7 5 (25.00%) JIRA
7 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (25.00%) NetBeans
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (20.00%) FitNesse
8 4 (20.00%) iBATIS
8 4 (20.00%) JDBC

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (25.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (20.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.00%) Mockito
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) QUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Portal Developer
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (35.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) JMS
4 6 (30.00%) SOAP
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (20.00%) iBATIS
6 4 (20.00%) JDBC
7 3 (15.00%) JSP
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) XML Schema
7 3 (15.00%) RESTful
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) REST
8 2 (10.00%) Spring Integration
8 2 (10.00%) J2EE
9 1 (5.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) UML
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase