The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 110 102 106
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 15 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.56% 0.63% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.52% 5.17% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £339 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
332 290 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.40% 12.10% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 158 115
Average daily rate £375 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £18.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FitNesse across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

FitNesse Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

FitNesse
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -1 2 - -
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UK

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (87.50%) XML
3 27 (84.38%) TDD
4 25 (78.13%) XML Schema
5 24 (75.00%) Relational Database
6 20 (62.50%) Java
7 19 (59.38%) JUnit
8 17 (53.13%) Pair Programming
8 17 (53.13%) Spring
8 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
10 15 (46.88%) JDBC
10 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
10 15 (46.88%) iBATIS
11 14 (43.75%) SQL
12 12 (37.50%) Selenium
13 10 (31.25%) jMock
13 10 (31.25%) Mockito
13 10 (31.25%) Scrum
13 10 (31.25%) BDD
14 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
14 9 (28.13%) Ant
14 9 (28.13%) RESTful
14 9 (28.13%) JSON
14 9 (28.13%) Maven
15 8 (25.00%) XPath
15 8 (25.00%) JMS
15 8 (25.00%) SOA
15 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
16 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) JUnit
2 12 (37.50%) Selenium
3 10 (31.25%) jMock
3 10 (31.25%) Mockito
4 9 (28.13%) Ant
4 9 (28.13%) Maven
4 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
5 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.25%) Watij
8 1 (3.13%) Calabash
8 1 (3.13%) Concordion
8 1 (3.13%) JMeter
General
1 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
6 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Web Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Web Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) XML
2 25 (78.13%) XML Schema
3 17 (53.13%) Spring
4 15 (46.88%) JDBC
4 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
4 15 (46.88%) iBATIS
5 9 (28.13%) RESTful
5 9 (28.13%) JSON
6 8 (25.00%) JMS
7 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (84.38%) TDD
3 17 (53.13%) Pair Programming
3 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) BDD
5 8 (25.00%) SOA
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.63%) User Stories
8 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) XPath
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Control-M
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) IBM
1 2 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle