The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 99 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing JUnit 46 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.59% 1.13% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.22% 11.15% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 18
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £345 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -47.18%
JUnit
UK

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
410 296 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.13% 10.16% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 170 166
Median daily rate £350 £388 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +2.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Median hourly rate £26.25 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £30.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.60 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +29 37 £375 -9.09% 4
Edinburgh -10 7 £350 -9.67% 2
Inverclyde - 1 £345 -
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JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 63 (91.30%) Spring
2 54 (78.26%) Java
3 31 (44.93%) Banking
3 31 (44.93%) Subversion
3 31 (44.93%) Linux
4 30 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (42.03%) SOAP
6 28 (40.58%) OO
6 28 (40.58%) RDBMS
6 28 (40.58%) Maven
6 28 (40.58%) Relational Database
7 27 (39.13%) Mockito
7 27 (39.13%) MVC
8 26 (37.68%) Unix
8 26 (37.68%) Web Services
8 26 (37.68%) Sybase
9 25 (36.23%) HTML
9 25 (36.23%) SQL
9 25 (36.23%) Eclipse
9 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
10 24 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (34.78%) SDLC
10 24 (34.78%) Finance
11 23 (33.33%) OOD
11 23 (33.33%) J2SE
11 23 (33.33%) DB2
11 23 (33.33%) CSS
11 23 (33.33%) HTML5
12 22 (31.88%) REST

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (11.59%) JBoss
2 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.25%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.80%) Confluence
4 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.35%) Apache
5 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) RDBMS
1 28 (40.58%) Relational Database
2 23 (33.33%) DB2
3 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.90%) Big Data
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (44.93%) Subversion
2 28 (40.58%) Maven
3 27 (39.13%) Mockito
4 25 (36.23%) Eclipse
4 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
5 18 (26.09%) Bitbucket
5 18 (26.09%) Gradle
6 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
7 9 (13.04%) JIRA
7 9 (13.04%) NetBeans
8 6 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (8.70%) JBehave
9 5 (7.25%) Cobertura
10 3 (4.35%) ClearCase
10 3 (4.35%) CruiseControl
10 3 (4.35%) Fiddler
10 3 (4.35%) FishEye
10 3 (4.35%) jMock
10 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.90%) Selenium
General
1 31 (44.93%) Banking
2 24 (34.78%) Finance
3 16 (23.19%) Front Office
4 12 (17.39%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (95.65%) Developer
2 45 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
5 4 (5.80%) C++ Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (4.35%) MongoDB Developer
6 3 (4.35%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Test Automation Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Test Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.45%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (91.30%) Spring
2 29 (42.03%) SOAP
3 26 (37.68%) Web Services
4 25 (36.23%) HTML
5 23 (33.33%) CSS
5 23 (33.33%) HTML5
5 23 (33.33%) J2SE
6 22 (31.88%) JMS
6 22 (31.88%) REST
7 21 (30.43%) Hibernate
7 21 (30.43%) Spring MVC
8 19 (27.54%) CSS3
9 16 (23.19%) Struts
10 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
10 15 (21.74%) React
11 12 (17.39%) JSON
12 11 (15.94%) JPA
13 9 (13.04%) jQuery
14 8 (11.59%) Java EE
14 8 (11.59%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (11.59%) Equities
4 4 (5.80%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.35%) DataPower
6 2 (2.90%) Derivative
6 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.45%) Clustering
7 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Linux
2 26 (37.68%) Unix
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (40.58%) OO
3 27 (39.13%) MVC
4 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (34.78%) SDLC
6 23 (33.33%) OOD
7 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
8 20 (28.99%) TDD
9 18 (26.09%) Microservices
10 15 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (21.74%) Unit Testing
10 15 (21.74%) Web Design
10 15 (21.74%) Web Development
11 10 (14.49%) Front End Development
12 9 (13.04%) Database Tuning
12 9 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (13.04%) Wealth Management
13 6 (8.70%) Investment Management
14 5 (7.25%) BDD
14 5 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (78.26%) Java
2 25 (36.23%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) Perl
4 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) C++
6 4 (5.80%) Scala
6 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) BladeLogic
2 3 (4.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Sybase
2 12 (17.39%) Oracle
3 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.35%) IBM