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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 30 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 20 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.08% 1.80% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 2.39% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 8
Median daily rate £366 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.08% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £276 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.90 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +13.61%

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
413 502 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.29% 75.26% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 285 343
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% +92.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.50 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 10 (30.30%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 9 (27.27%) Web Services
6 8 (24.24%) JMS
6 8 (24.24%) CSS
6 8 (24.24%) SOAP
6 8 (24.24%) JSON
6 8 (24.24%) Selenium
6 8 (24.24%) REST
7 6 (18.18%) Node.js
7 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.18%) JIRA
7 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 6 (18.18%) JDBC
7 6 (18.18%) JUnit
7 6 (18.18%) XML
7 6 (18.18%) MVC
8 5 (15.15%) .NET
8 5 (15.15%) Maven
8 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
8 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
9 4 (12.12%) Gradle

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 3 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.03%) Ingres
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Selenium
3 6 (18.18%) JIRA
3 6 (18.18%) JUnit
4 5 (15.15%) Maven
5 4 (12.12%) Ant
5 4 (12.12%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
5 4 (12.12%) Gradle
5 4 (12.12%) JSUnit
5 4 (12.12%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
6 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.06%) Hudson
6 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
6 2 (6.06%) Subversion
6 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.03%) JMeter
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) QA Coordinator
8 1 (3.03%) SSIS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) SSRS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) SSRS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 9 (27.27%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) CSS
3 8 (24.24%) JMS
3 8 (24.24%) JSON
3 8 (24.24%) REST
3 8 (24.24%) SOAP
4 6 (18.18%) JDBC
4 6 (18.18%) Node.js
4 6 (18.18%) XML
5 5 (15.15%) .NET
5 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) RESTful
7 3 (9.09%) Spring
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (6.06%) JPA
8 2 (6.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
1 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.06%) NHS
1 2 (6.06%) Statistics
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (18.18%) MVC
2 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (12.12%) ETL
4 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.09%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (9.09%) System Testing
5 2 (6.06%) BDD
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.06%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) IBM
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
1 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.06%) Reuters
1 2 (6.06%) VMware
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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