The first table below looks at the demand for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 117 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 2.40% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate £350 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £398 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
301 250 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 10.67% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 152 113
Average daily rate £363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
FitNesse
UK

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 24 (88.89%) TDD
2 23 (85.19%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) JUnit
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (81.48%) XML
4 21 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 21 (77.78%) Spring
5 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (74.07%) JDBC
6 19 (70.37%) XML Schema
6 19 (70.37%) iBATIS
7 18 (66.67%) JMS
7 18 (66.67%) Tomcat
8 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
9 9 (33.33%) Pair Programming
10 7 (25.93%) Scrum
10 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
11 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) Selenium
11 6 (22.22%) Maven
11 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
12 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
12 5 (18.52%) User Stories
13 4 (14.81%) Banking
14 3 (11.11%) Finance
14 3 (11.11%) SOA
14 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (11.11%) HTML

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) MS Access
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (85.19%) JUnit
2 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 6 (22.22%) Selenium
2 6 (22.22%) Maven
2 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.11%) Ant
4 3 (11.11%) JBehave
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
4 3 (11.11%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) WATIR
5 2 (7.41%) Hudson
5 2 (7.41%) RSpec
5 2 (7.41%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (7.41%) Gradle
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.70%) Mockito
6 1 (3.70%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.70%) EasyMock
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Development Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) XML
2 21 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 21 (77.78%) Spring
3 20 (74.07%) JDBC
4 19 (70.37%) XML Schema
4 19 (70.37%) iBATIS
5 18 (66.67%) JMS
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (7.41%) JSF
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) .NET
8 1 (3.70%) J2EE
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.70%) EJB
8 1 (3.70%) JSP
8 1 (3.70%) Servlets
8 1 (3.70%) Spring Batch
8 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) TDD
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) User Stories
7 3 (11.11%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.41%) BDD
8 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.41%) Data Transformation
8 2 (7.41%) Inmon Methodology
8 2 (7.41%) ATDD
8 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Data Management
9 1 (3.70%) Validation
9 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Groovy
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
1 1 (3.70%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Sun
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) EPiServer