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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 110 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Contract jobs citing JUnit 21 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 1.85% 1.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.89% 14.04% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 28
Average daily rate £319 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £338 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £58.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.48%
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
305 349 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 13.19% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 212 173
Average daily rate £338 £360 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Average hourly rate £37.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £27.60 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £47.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -36 8 £338 -3.57%
Glasgow +5 7 £265 -37.64% 4
Stirling - 2 £364 -
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (94.44%) Spring
2 32 (88.89%) Java
3 25 (69.44%) Hibernate
4 20 (55.56%) Maven
4 20 (55.56%) Mockito
5 18 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (47.22%) Subversion
7 16 (44.44%) TDD
7 16 (44.44%) Web Services
8 15 (41.67%) Linux
8 15 (41.67%) MVC
8 15 (41.67%) REST
9 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
9 14 (38.89%) JMS
10 13 (36.11%) SOAP
10 13 (36.11%) Banking
10 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
11 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 12 (33.33%) Oracle
12 11 (30.56%) JPA
12 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
13 10 (27.78%) Gradle
13 10 (27.78%) jQuery
13 10 (27.78%) Spring MVC
13 10 (27.78%) CSS
13 10 (27.78%) XML
14 9 (25.00%) JDBC
14 9 (25.00%) SQL
14 9 (25.00%) J2EE

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 4 (11.11%) Confluence
3 4 (11.11%) JBoss
3 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.78%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.33%) DB2
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Maven
1 20 (55.56%) Mockito
2 17 (47.22%) Subversion
3 14 (38.89%) Eclipse
4 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
5 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
6 10 (27.78%) Gradle
7 7 (19.44%) Bitbucket
8 6 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (16.67%) JIRA
8 6 (16.67%) NetBeans
9 4 (11.11%) ClearCase
9 4 (11.11%) FitNesse
9 4 (11.11%) jMock
10 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
11 2 (5.56%) FishEye
12 1 (2.78%) Hudson
12 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 13 (36.11%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 27 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) Spring
2 25 (69.44%) Hibernate
3 16 (44.44%) Web Services
4 15 (41.67%) REST
5 14 (38.89%) JMS
6 13 (36.11%) SOAP
7 11 (30.56%) JPA
8 10 (27.78%) CSS
8 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 10 (27.78%) Spring MVC
8 10 (27.78%) XML
9 9 (25.00%) J2EE
9 9 (25.00%) JDBC
10 8 (22.22%) HTML
10 8 (22.22%) HTML5
11 6 (16.67%) CSS3
11 6 (16.67%) JSON
11 6 (16.67%) JSP
12 5 (13.89%) Servlets
12 5 (13.89%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) DataPower
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (44.44%) TDD
3 15 (41.67%) MVC
4 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) SDLC
6 7 (19.44%) Microservices
6 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.89%) AOP
8 5 (13.89%) OO
9 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (11.11%) UML
9 4 (11.11%) Web Design
9 4 (11.11%) Web Development
10 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (8.33%) OOP
10 3 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.11%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (5.56%) Scala
8 1 (2.78%) ANSI SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Sybase
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft