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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 105 71 100
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +29
Contract jobs citing JUnit 22 43 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 1.72% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.85% 17.99% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £305 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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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
321 239 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.52% 9.58% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 107 109
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 -39 7 £425 -5.55% 2
Edinburgh -11 6 £375 -16.66%
Stirling - 1 £350 -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
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JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 50 (96.15%) Java
2 40 (76.92%) Spring
3 23 (44.23%) XML
4 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (40.38%) Maven
6 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
7 18 (34.62%) TDD
8 17 (32.69%) CSS
8 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
9 16 (30.77%) Relational Database
9 16 (30.77%) HTML
9 16 (30.77%) JMS
10 15 (28.85%) SQL
10 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (26.92%) UNIX
12 12 (23.08%) JSP
12 12 (23.08%) Oracle
12 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
12 12 (23.08%) OO
12 12 (23.08%) Hibernate
12 12 (23.08%) Ajax
12 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
13 11 (21.15%) HTML5
14 10 (19.23%) Hudson
14 10 (19.23%) REST
14 10 (19.23%) iBATIS
14 10 (19.23%) jQuery
14 10 (19.23%) Subversion
14 10 (19.23%) Sybase
14 10 (19.23%) JDBC

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.62%) CMS
3 5 (9.62%) Confluence
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (5.77%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.54%) DB2
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.92%) MS Access
6 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Maven
2 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 10 (19.23%) Hudson
3 10 (19.23%) Subversion
4 8 (15.38%) JIRA
5 7 (13.46%) QUnit
5 7 (13.46%) Jasmine
6 6 (11.54%) FitNesse
7 5 (9.62%) NetBeans
8 4 (7.69%) Ant
9 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.85%) TestComplete
10 2 (3.85%) Build Forge
10 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.85%) FlexUnit
10 2 (3.85%) Mockito
10 2 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (3.85%) VectorCAST
10 2 (3.85%) Selenium
11 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Front Office
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Publishing
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 30 (57.69%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Portal Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
4 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Developer
4 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Portal Developer
5 4 (7.69%) User Experience Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Build Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Applications Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Development Specialist
7 1 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Technical Architect
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (76.92%) Spring
2 23 (44.23%) XML
3 17 (32.69%) CSS
4 16 (30.77%) HTML
4 16 (30.77%) JMS
5 12 (23.08%) JSP
5 12 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 12 (23.08%) Ajax
6 11 (21.15%) HTML5
7 10 (19.23%) REST
7 10 (19.23%) iBATIS
7 10 (19.23%) jQuery
7 10 (19.23%) JDBC
7 10 (19.23%) J2EE
8 9 (17.31%) Spring MVC
8 9 (17.31%) JSON
9 7 (13.46%) XML Schema
9 7 (13.46%) CSS3
10 6 (11.54%) Durandal
10 6 (11.54%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Smartphone
2 4 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.77%) Taxonomies
3 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.85%) Physics
4 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.85%) Firmware
5 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) UNIX
2 10 (19.23%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) TDD
3 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
4 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (23.08%) OO
6 9 (17.31%) MVC
7 7 (13.46%) OOD
8 5 (9.62%) UML
8 5 (9.62%) SOA
8 5 (9.62%) Content Management
8 5 (9.62%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.69%) Database Tuning
9 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.69%) Web Development
10 3 (5.77%) OOP
10 3 (5.77%) Validation
11 2 (3.85%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.85%) Migration
11 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (96.15%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.85%) SQL
4 5 (9.62%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) ClojureScript
6 1 (1.92%) Scala
6 1 (1.92%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Control-M
1 1 (1.92%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) Sybase
3 6 (11.54%) IBM
4 3 (5.77%) Adobe
5 2 (3.85%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.92%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.92%) CA
6 1 (1.92%) Twitter