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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 40 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 19 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.20% 2.49% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 3.01% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 18
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £324 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £408 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.03% +3.33%
Unit Testing
Scotland

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
487 730 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.12% 82.58% 81.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 366 313
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 8
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +142.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 22 (52.38%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) JSON
4 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 16 (38.10%) OO
5 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
6 14 (33.33%) Web Services
6 14 (33.33%) XML
7 13 (30.95%) SOAP
8 12 (28.57%) JUnit
8 12 (28.57%) Spring
8 12 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 11 (26.19%) MongoDB
9 11 (26.19%) MVC
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
10 10 (23.81%) Subversion
11 9 (21.43%) Maven
11 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
11 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
11 9 (21.43%) HTML5
11 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
11 9 (21.43%) RESTful
12 8 (19.05%) REST
12 8 (19.05%) Banking
13 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Finance
13 7 (16.67%) DOM
13 7 (16.67%) CSS

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 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) iTunes
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Wireshark
2 3 (7.14%) DHCP
2 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) SNMP
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) MongoDB
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.76%) DB2
5 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 12 (28.57%) JUnit
2 10 (23.81%) Subversion
3 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) Maven
4 7 (16.67%) Selenium
5 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
6 5 (11.90%) CruiseControl
6 5 (11.90%) Fiddler
7 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
7 4 (9.52%) JSUnit
7 4 (9.52%) WebDriver
8 3 (7.14%) Artifactory
8 3 (7.14%) JIRA
9 2 (4.76%) Ant
9 2 (4.76%) Hudson
9 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
9 2 (4.76%) PVCS
9 2 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 8 (19.05%) Banking
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Front Office
3 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) MongoDB Developer
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) iOS Developer
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.52%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Build Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) JSON
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (33.33%) Web Services
2 14 (33.33%) XML
3 13 (30.95%) SOAP
4 12 (28.57%) Spring
5 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 9 (21.43%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) RESTful
6 8 (19.05%) REST
7 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 7 (16.67%) DOM
8 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 6 (14.29%) JMS
8 6 (14.29%) WSDL
8 6 (14.29%) XSLT
9 5 (11.90%) Cocoa Touch
9 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
9 5 (11.90%) Node.js
9 5 (11.90%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Animation
1 5 (11.90%) Apple TV
1 5 (11.90%) iPad
1 5 (11.90%) iPhone
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Derivative
4 2 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (38.10%) OO
3 11 (26.19%) MVC
4 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (16.67%) OOD
5 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Wealth Management
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.52%) ETL
7 4 (9.52%) iOS Development
7 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) SOA
7 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Apple Swift
5 5 (11.90%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Apple
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Altiris
3 4 (9.52%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.14%) Sybase
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) Reuters
5 2 (4.76%) Talend
6 1 (2.38%) Perforce
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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