The first table below looks at the demand 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 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
JUnit
Rank 82 82 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Contract jobs citing JUnit 44 38 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.66% 1.62% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.62% 15.20% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 7
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £338 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -2.50%
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%
JUnit
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 18 £400 +3.22% 2
Edinburgh -20 11 £406 -4.41%
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - -
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JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (98.86%) Java
2 78 (88.64%) Spring
3 54 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (56.82%) XML
5 47 (53.41%) TDD
6 45 (51.14%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (50.00%) JMS
8 41 (46.59%) Hibernate
9 30 (34.09%) iBATIS
9 30 (34.09%) JDBC
10 29 (32.95%) SQL
10 29 (32.95%) Relational Database
11 26 (29.55%) HTML
11 26 (29.55%) XML Schema
12 25 (28.41%) Maven
13 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
14 23 (26.14%) Linux
14 23 (26.14%) FitNesse
15 22 (25.00%) MVC
16 21 (23.86%) Finance
16 21 (23.86%) UNIX
16 21 (23.86%) CSS
16 21 (23.86%) Tomcat
17 20 (22.73%) Spring MVC
18 19 (21.59%) Ajax
19 18 (20.45%) Jenkins
20 17 (19.32%) Sybase
21 16 (18.18%) RDBMS
22 15 (17.05%) REST
22 15 (17.05%) Unit Testing

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (23.86%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.68%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (2.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.95%) Relational Database
2 16 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 14 (15.91%) DB2
4 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.55%) Star Schema
7 4 (4.55%) MySQL
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Maven
2 23 (26.14%) FitNesse
3 18 (20.45%) Jenkins
4 14 (15.91%) Hudson
5 10 (11.36%) Mockito
6 9 (10.23%) Eclipse
7 8 (9.09%) Subversion
7 8 (9.09%) jMock
8 7 (7.95%) EasyMock
9 5 (5.68%) Selenium
9 5 (5.68%) QUnit
9 5 (5.68%) Jasmine
10 4 (4.55%) Ant
10 4 (4.55%) JIRA
10 4 (4.55%) WATIR
10 4 (4.55%) Gradle
10 4 (4.55%) TortoiseSVN
10 4 (4.55%) RSpec
10 4 (4.55%) JBehave
10 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 13 (14.77%) Front Office
3 11 (12.50%) Banking
4 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.55%) Multimedia
6 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (89.77%) Developer
2 61 (69.32%) Java Developer
3 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
3 6 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (6.82%) Portal Developer
4 5 (5.68%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 5 (5.68%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (4.55%) User Experience Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (3.41%) UI Developer
6 3 (3.41%) UI Programmer
6 3 (3.41%) Consultant
7 2 (2.27%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.27%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (2.27%) Tester
7 2 (2.27%) Applications Manager
7 2 (2.27%) UI Designer
7 2 (2.27%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.27%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.27%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (88.64%) Spring
2 50 (56.82%) XML
3 44 (50.00%) JMS
4 41 (46.59%) Hibernate
5 30 (34.09%) iBATIS
5 30 (34.09%) JDBC
6 26 (29.55%) HTML
6 26 (29.55%) XML Schema
7 21 (23.86%) CSS
8 20 (22.73%) Spring MVC
9 19 (21.59%) Ajax
10 15 (17.05%) REST
11 14 (15.91%) J2SE
11 14 (15.91%) JSP
11 14 (15.91%) JSON
12 12 (13.64%) Web Services
12 12 (13.64%) Backbone.js
12 12 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (13.64%) Durandal
13 10 (11.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Smartphone
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.68%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.27%) Physics
4 2 (2.27%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Equities
5 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Linux
2 21 (23.86%) UNIX
3 5 (5.68%) Windows
4 2 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (53.41%) TDD
3 45 (51.14%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (25.00%) MVC
5 15 (17.05%) Unit Testing
6 14 (15.91%) OO
7 12 (13.64%) OOD
8 11 (12.50%) Pair Programming
9 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.23%) Scrum
11 7 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (6.82%) Data Management
13 4 (4.55%) Web Development
13 4 (4.55%) ATDD
13 4 (4.55%) Test Strategy
13 4 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
13 4 (4.55%) Inmon Methodology
13 4 (4.55%) User Stories
13 4 (4.55%) Test Automation
14 3 (3.41%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 87 (98.86%) Java
2 29 (32.95%) SQL
3 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.91%) Perl
5 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.55%) Python
6 4 (4.55%) Groovy
7 3 (3.41%) Scala
7 3 (3.41%) VBA
8 2 (2.27%) C#
9 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.14%) VB
9 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Puppet
1 4 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Sybase
2 13 (14.77%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) IBM
4 4 (4.55%) HP
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.14%) Sun
Scotland
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago