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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 74 68 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +35
Contract jobs citing JUnit 47 44 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.75% 1.97% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.47% 14.97% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.30% +8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £342 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +68.08%
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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
349 294 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.02% 13.14% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 170 109
Average daily rate £365 £348 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Edinburgh +15 29 £385 +1.98% 2
Glasgow -6 10 £425 -5.55% 1
Dundee - - - -
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 65 (89.04%) Java
2 52 (71.23%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (57.53%) Spring
4 35 (47.95%) TDD
5 33 (45.21%) Relational Database
6 30 (41.10%) XML
7 28 (38.36%) Hibernate
8 25 (34.25%) SQL
9 21 (28.77%) Tomcat
9 21 (28.77%) JMS
10 20 (27.40%) J2EE
10 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (24.66%) Linux
12 17 (23.29%) Pair Programming
13 16 (21.92%) XML Schema
13 16 (21.92%) FitNesse
13 16 (21.92%) Mockito
14 15 (20.55%) JDBC
14 15 (20.55%) iBATIS
14 15 (20.55%) Finance
15 14 (19.18%) HTML
16 13 (17.81%) Perl
16 13 (17.81%) Oracle
16 13 (17.81%) Web Services
16 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
16 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (16.44%) RDBMS
17 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
17 12 (16.44%) Ant
18 11 (15.07%) Sybase

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 21 (28.77%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.22%) JBoss
3 5 (6.85%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.48%) CMS
4 4 (5.48%) Apache
5 3 (4.11%) ArcSDE
5 3 (4.11%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.21%) Relational Database
2 12 (16.44%) RDBMS
3 11 (15.07%) DB2
4 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
5 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.11%) MySQL
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.37%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.37%) Big Data
9 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) FitNesse
1 16 (21.92%) Mockito
2 12 (16.44%) Ant
3 11 (15.07%) Selenium
4 10 (13.70%) Jenkins
5 9 (12.33%) jMock
6 8 (10.96%) Cucumber
6 8 (10.96%) Maven
6 8 (10.96%) Subversion
7 7 (9.59%) NUnit
8 6 (8.22%) Jasmine
9 5 (6.85%) Eclipse
9 5 (6.85%) JMeter
9 5 (6.85%) TestNG
10 4 (5.48%) JIRA
11 3 (4.11%) LoadRunner
11 3 (4.11%) HttpUnit
11 3 (4.11%) SoapUI
11 3 (4.11%) WebLOAD
11 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Front Office
4 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (83.56%) Developer
2 53 (72.60%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.22%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Test Leader
6 4 (5.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.11%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Tester
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Web Tester
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Web Tester
8 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Tester
8 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (2.74%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (57.53%) Spring
2 30 (41.10%) XML
3 28 (38.36%) Hibernate
4 21 (28.77%) JMS
5 20 (27.40%) J2EE
6 16 (21.92%) XML Schema
7 15 (20.55%) JDBC
7 15 (20.55%) iBATIS
8 14 (19.18%) HTML
9 13 (17.81%) Web Services
10 10 (13.70%) J2SE
11 9 (12.33%) CSS
12 7 (9.59%) JSP
12 7 (9.59%) Servlets
12 7 (9.59%) Ajax
12 7 (9.59%) JSF
13 6 (8.22%) SOAP
13 6 (8.22%) Struts
14 5 (6.85%) EJB
14 5 (6.85%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.48%) Open Source
5 3 (4.11%) GIS
5 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.11%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.74%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.74%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.74%) Equities
7 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.37%) W3C
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Linux
2 10 (13.70%) UNIX
3 6 (8.22%) Android
4 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Windows
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (71.23%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) TDD
3 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (23.29%) Pair Programming
5 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
6 11 (15.07%) CRM
6 11 (15.07%) Web Development
7 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (12.33%) Database Tuning
8 8 (10.96%) OO
9 7 (9.59%) OOD
10 6 (8.22%) Scrum
10 6 (8.22%) UML
11 4 (5.48%) Performance Testing
11 4 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.48%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.11%) SOA
12 3 (4.11%) Code Coverage
12 3 (4.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 65 (89.04%) Java
2 25 (34.25%) SQL
3 13 (17.81%) Perl
4 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.96%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Ruby
6 4 (5.48%) C#
7 3 (4.11%) C++
7 3 (4.11%) PHP
7 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) XQuery
8 1 (1.37%) XPath
8 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.37%) ClojureScript
8 1 (1.37%) Clojure
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle
2 11 (15.07%) Sybase
3 6 (8.22%) Sun
4 5 (6.85%) Guidewire
5 3 (4.11%) ESRI
6 1 (1.37%) CA
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Coverity
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