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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 72 75 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing JUnit 11 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.59% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.46% 5.74% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £358 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +82.05%
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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
130 122 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.15% 10.22% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 80 38
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £240 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 (86.49%) Java
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) TDD
3 24 (64.86%) Spring
4 21 (56.76%) Hibernate
5 17 (45.95%) Relational Database
6 16 (43.24%) J2EE
7 15 (40.54%) XML
8 14 (37.84%) Mockito
9 12 (32.43%) SQL
10 11 (29.73%) Oracle
10 11 (29.73%) Pair Programming
10 11 (29.73%) FitNesse
11 10 (27.03%) iBATIS
11 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (27.03%) JDBC
11 10 (27.03%) JSP
11 10 (27.03%) XML Schema
12 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
12 9 (24.32%) Web Services
12 9 (24.32%) Linux
12 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
12 9 (24.32%) Subversion
12 9 (24.32%) JSF
13 8 (21.62%) jMock
13 8 (21.62%) Selenium
14 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
14 7 (18.92%) Struts
14 7 (18.92%) Servlets
14 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 3 (8.11%) ArcSDE
3 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 3 (8.11%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.41%) DB2
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Mockito
2 11 (29.73%) FitNesse
3 9 (24.32%) Subversion
4 8 (21.62%) jMock
4 8 (21.62%) Selenium
5 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
5 7 (18.92%) Ant
6 6 (16.22%) NUnit
7 3 (8.11%) WebLOAD
7 3 (8.11%) NetBeans
7 3 (8.11%) Maven
7 3 (8.11%) JIRA
7 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
7 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
8 2 (5.41%) Watij
8 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.70%) Checkstyle
9 1 (2.70%) HttpUnit
9 1 (2.70%) JMeter
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 31 (83.78%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Test Leader
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Tester
4 2 (5.41%) Tester
4 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Web Tester
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Linux Developer
5 1 (2.70%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) Spring
2 21 (56.76%) Hibernate
3 16 (43.24%) J2EE
4 15 (40.54%) XML
5 10 (27.03%) iBATIS
5 10 (27.03%) JDBC
5 10 (27.03%) JSP
5 10 (27.03%) XML Schema
6 9 (24.32%) Web Services
6 9 (24.32%) JSF
7 7 (18.92%) Struts
7 7 (18.92%) Servlets
8 6 (16.22%) EJB
8 6 (16.22%) Gherkin
8 6 (16.22%) jQuery
8 6 (16.22%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (16.22%) Ajax
9 4 (10.81%) HTML
9 4 (10.81%) JPA
10 3 (8.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.11%) GIS
3 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) TDD
3 11 (29.73%) Pair Programming
4 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
6 6 (16.22%) CRM
6 6 (16.22%) UML
6 6 (16.22%) Web Development
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.11%) Code Coverage
8 3 (8.11%) Test Planning
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.70%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Sun Certification
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Sun
3 3 (8.11%) ESRI
4 1 (2.70%) Alterian
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) IBM