The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 33 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 24 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.29% 0.81% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 1.00% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 11
Median daily rate £358 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £300 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.88 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +9.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
481 500 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.05% 81.04% 83.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 262 401
Median daily rate £350 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit Testing across the Glasgow region.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
5 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 8 (23.53%) HTML
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 8 (23.53%) SOAP
6 8 (23.53%) JMS
6 8 (23.53%) Banking
6 8 (23.53%) REST
6 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (17.65%) MVC
8 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) ETL
8 6 (17.65%) Selenium
8 6 (17.65%) Node.js
9 5 (14.71%) Functional Testing
9 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
9 5 (14.71%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
9 5 (14.71%) Spring
9 5 (14.71%) JUnit
9 5 (14.71%) Migration
9 5 (14.71%) IBM
10 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
10 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (11.76%) JDBC

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (11.76%) Confluence
1 4 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Ingres
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.65%) Selenium
3 5 (14.71%) JUnit
4 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA
4 4 (11.76%) JSUnit
4 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
5 3 (8.82%) Ant
5 3 (8.82%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (8.82%) Gradle
5 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.88%) Hudson
6 2 (5.88%) Maven
6 2 (5.88%) Subversion
7 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
7 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.94%) JMeter
7 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Functional Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Functional Test Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
8 2 (5.88%) Programmer
8 2 (5.88%) QA Coordinator
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Test Coordinator
8 2 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) HTML
1 8 (23.53%) JMS
1 8 (23.53%) REST
1 8 (23.53%) SOAP
2 6 (17.65%) CSS
2 6 (17.65%) Node.js
3 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
3 5 (14.71%) Spring
4 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) JDBC
4 4 (11.76%) JSON
4 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Wiki
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) AIX
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Solaris
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (17.65%) ETL
3 6 (17.65%) MVC
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Functional Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Microservices
5 4 (11.76%) System Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
6 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) C-shell
6 1 (2.94%) Korn
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Reuters
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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