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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 63 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs citing JUnit 18 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.22% 0.86% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.08% 8.73% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 5
Average daily rate
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£394 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £373 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £41.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+29.94% +7.05%
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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
149 126 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.09% 9.87% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 74 41
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £248 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (86.05%) Java
3 27 (62.79%) TDD
4 26 (60.47%) Spring
5 22 (51.16%) Hibernate
6 19 (44.19%) Relational Database
7 16 (37.21%) Mockito
7 16 (37.21%) XML
8 15 (34.88%) J2EE
9 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
10 13 (30.23%) FitNesse
10 13 (30.23%) SQL
10 13 (30.23%) Pair Programming
11 12 (27.91%) XML Schema
11 12 (27.91%) JDBC
11 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
11 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (27.91%) iBATIS
12 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
13 10 (23.26%) Oracle
13 10 (23.26%) JSP
13 10 (23.26%) Web Development
13 10 (23.26%) jMock
14 9 (20.93%) Subversion
14 9 (20.93%) HTML
14 9 (20.93%) JSF
15 8 (18.60%) Linux
15 8 (18.60%) CSS
15 8 (18.60%) Web Services
15 8 (18.60%) Selenium

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.98%) ArcGIS
3 3 (6.98%) ArcSDE
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
3 3 (6.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Mockito
2 13 (30.23%) FitNesse
3 10 (23.26%) jMock
4 9 (20.93%) Subversion
5 8 (18.60%) Selenium
6 7 (16.28%) Cucumber
6 7 (16.28%) Ant
7 6 (13.95%) NUnit
8 5 (11.63%) TestNG
8 5 (11.63%) Jasmine
9 3 (6.98%) NetBeans
9 3 (6.98%) Maven
9 3 (6.98%) LoadRunner
9 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
9 3 (6.98%) WebLOAD
9 3 (6.98%) JIRA
10 2 (4.65%) Watij
10 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.33%) Checkstyle
11 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 34 (79.07%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Web Tester
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Web Tester
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Tester
5 2 (4.65%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Linux Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) Spring
2 22 (51.16%) Hibernate
3 16 (37.21%) XML
4 15 (34.88%) J2EE
5 12 (27.91%) XML Schema
5 12 (27.91%) JDBC
5 12 (27.91%) iBATIS
6 10 (23.26%) JSP
7 9 (20.93%) HTML
7 9 (20.93%) JSF
8 8 (18.60%) CSS
8 8 (18.60%) Web Services
9 7 (16.28%) Ajax
9 7 (16.28%) jQuery
9 7 (16.28%) Servlets
9 7 (16.28%) Struts
10 6 (13.95%) EJB
10 6 (13.95%) Gherkin
10 6 (13.95%) EJB 3.0
11 4 (9.30%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) GIS
2 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) TDD
3 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
4 13 (30.23%) Pair Programming
5 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (23.26%) Web Development
7 6 (13.95%) UML
7 6 (13.95%) CRM
8 4 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 3 (6.98%) Code Coverage
9 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
9 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.98%) Performance Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) Java
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.98%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Sun Certification
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Sun
3 3 (6.98%) ESRI
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Sybase