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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 87 104 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -35
Contract jobs citing JUnit 48 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.44% 0.86% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.15% 7.45% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 15
Average daily rate
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£385 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £306 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £461 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-43.66% -
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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
395 322 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.87% 11.52% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 183 114
Average daily rate £365 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £457 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 7
Average hourly rate £55.00 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +22 24 £340 -20.00% 4
Edinburgh -2 20 £390 +0.64% 7
Highlands - 2 - -
Stirling +10 1 - -
West Lothian -8 1 £375 -
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JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 79 (98.75%) Java
2 50 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (62.50%) Spring
3 47 (58.75%) SQL
4 45 (56.25%) TDD
4 45 (56.25%) SDLC
5 37 (46.25%) Relational Database
5 37 (46.25%) J2EE
6 34 (42.50%) Linux
6 34 (42.50%) OO
7 32 (40.00%) JMS
7 32 (40.00%) OOD
8 29 (36.25%) Hibernate
9 26 (32.50%) jQuery
9 26 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (31.25%) Finance
10 25 (31.25%) UNIX
11 23 (28.75%) Ant
11 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
11 23 (28.75%) J2SE
12 22 (27.50%) RDBMS
12 22 (27.50%) Sybase
12 22 (27.50%) DB2
13 21 (26.25%) HTML
13 21 (26.25%) CSS
14 19 (23.75%) Perl
14 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
15 18 (22.50%) Web Services
16 17 (21.25%) XML
17 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (13.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) JBoss
4 2 (2.50%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (46.25%) Relational Database
2 22 (27.50%) DB2
2 22 (27.50%) RDBMS
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.25%) Big Data
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) MySQL
8 1 (1.25%) SQLite
8 1 (1.25%) KDB
8 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Ant
2 14 (17.50%) FitNesse
2 14 (17.50%) Mockito
3 13 (16.25%) Cucumber
3 13 (16.25%) Maven
4 8 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 8 (10.00%) Subversion
5 6 (7.50%) Selenium
5 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.25%) JIRA
6 5 (6.25%) NetBeans
6 5 (6.25%) jMock
7 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.75%) FishEye
8 2 (2.50%) Gradle
8 2 (2.50%) Android Studio
8 2 (2.50%) Hudson
9 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (31.25%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Investment Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Front Office
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 79 (98.75%) Developer
2 74 (92.50%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Lead Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Lead Java Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 8 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (2.50%) Android Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.25%) Scala Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Linux Developer
7 1 (1.25%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Developer
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (62.50%) Spring
2 37 (46.25%) J2EE
3 32 (40.00%) JMS
4 29 (36.25%) Hibernate
5 26 (32.50%) jQuery
6 23 (28.75%) J2SE
7 21 (26.25%) HTML
7 21 (26.25%) CSS
8 18 (22.50%) Web Services
9 17 (21.25%) XML
10 12 (15.00%) JDBC
11 9 (11.25%) iBATIS
11 9 (11.25%) REST
12 8 (10.00%) JSF
12 8 (10.00%) XML Schema
13 7 (8.75%) JSP
13 7 (8.75%) HTML5
14 6 (7.50%) MyBatis
14 6 (7.50%) Servlets
14 6 (7.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.50%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.50%) Equities
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.25%) Animation
5 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Linux
2 25 (31.25%) UNIX
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (56.25%) TDD
2 45 (56.25%) SDLC
3 34 (42.50%) OO
4 32 (40.00%) OOD
5 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
6 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (15.00%) OOP
8 8 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 8 (10.00%) Database Tuning
9 5 (6.25%) Web Development
9 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.25%) Scrum
10 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.00%) MVC
10 4 (5.00%) Wealth Management
10 4 (5.00%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 79 (98.75%) Java
2 47 (58.75%) SQL
3 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (23.75%) Perl
5 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.50%) Scala
7 2 (2.50%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) C#
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Sybase
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) Sun
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Alterian