The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit 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 JUnit over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 95 76 104
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Contract jobs citing JUnit 26 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 1.58% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.10% 12.58% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £418 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% +33.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £373 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +12.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+115.15% +10.00%
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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
321 318 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.64% 12.58% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 166 110
Average daily rate £375 £351 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JUnit
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 JUnit within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh +4 12 £375 -11.76% 1
Glasgow -21 5 £425 -5.55% 1
Stirling - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - - 4
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JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 49 (96.08%) Java
2 39 (76.47%) Spring
3 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (47.06%) XML
5 20 (39.22%) TDD
5 20 (39.22%) Maven
6 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
7 17 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
8 16 (31.37%) JMS
8 16 (31.37%) Hibernate
9 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
10 13 (25.49%) UNIX
10 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
10 13 (25.49%) SQL
11 12 (23.53%) Oracle
12 11 (21.57%) CSS
12 11 (21.57%) Hudson
13 10 (19.61%) HTML
13 10 (19.61%) J2EE
13 10 (19.61%) OO
13 10 (19.61%) XML Schema
13 10 (19.61%) Pair Programming
13 10 (19.61%) Subversion
14 9 (17.65%) iBATIS
14 9 (17.65%) FitNesse
14 9 (17.65%) JIRA
14 9 (17.65%) Perl
14 9 (17.65%) JDBC

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 7 (13.73%) CMS
3 5 (9.80%) Confluence
4 4 (7.84%) Apache
5 3 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.96%) JBoss
6 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.69%) RDBMS
3 7 (13.73%) DB2
4 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.88%) MySQL
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.96%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Maven
2 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
3 11 (21.57%) Hudson
4 10 (19.61%) Subversion
5 9 (17.65%) FitNesse
5 9 (17.65%) JIRA
6 7 (13.73%) QUnit
6 7 (13.73%) Jasmine
7 6 (11.76%) Mockito
8 5 (9.80%) Ant
8 5 (9.80%) JMeter
8 5 (9.80%) NetBeans
9 4 (7.84%) Selenium
9 4 (7.84%) jMock
10 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
10 3 (5.88%) HttpUnit
11 2 (3.92%) VectorCAST
12 1 (1.96%) NUnit
12 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
12 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Front Office
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 35 (68.63%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
3 4 (7.84%) UX Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (3.92%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Java Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Test Leader
6 1 (1.96%) CMS Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (76.47%) Spring
2 24 (47.06%) XML
3 16 (31.37%) JMS
3 16 (31.37%) Hibernate
4 11 (21.57%) CSS
5 10 (19.61%) HTML
5 10 (19.61%) J2EE
5 10 (19.61%) XML Schema
6 9 (17.65%) JDBC
6 9 (17.65%) iBATIS
6 9 (17.65%) HTML5
7 8 (15.69%) REST
7 8 (15.69%) Ajax
8 7 (13.73%) JSON
8 7 (13.73%) CSS3
8 7 (13.73%) Spring MVC
8 7 (13.73%) J2SE
9 6 (11.76%) Web Services
9 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
9 6 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Smartphone
2 6 (11.76%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (9.80%) User Experience
4 4 (7.84%) Open Source
5 3 (5.88%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (5.88%) Taxonomies
5 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.92%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.96%) Social Media
7 1 (1.96%) iPad
7 1 (1.96%) Physics
7 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) UNIX
2 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Android
3 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) TDD
3 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Pair Programming
5 10 (19.61%) OO
6 7 (13.73%) OOD
6 7 (13.73%) MVC
7 6 (11.76%) Database Tuning
7 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (11.76%) UML
8 5 (9.80%) CRM
9 3 (5.88%) OOP
9 3 (5.88%) SOA
9 3 (5.88%) Content Management
10 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.92%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.92%) BDD
10 2 (3.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 49 (96.08%) Java
2 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 9 (17.65%) Perl
4 4 (7.84%) Ruby
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) XQuery
7 1 (1.96%) Clojure
7 1 (1.96%) ClojureScript
7 1 (1.96%) XPath
7 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) Sybase
3 4 (7.84%) Guidewire
4 3 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) CA
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter
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