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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 87 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing JUnit 43 26 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 0.95% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.31% 8.10% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £358 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £65.00 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +82.05%
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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
323 321 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.74% 11.75% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 189 97
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £251 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 July 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 July 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 +8 16 £350 -9.67% 2
Edinburgh +5 16 £386 +3.00% 4
Highlands - 11 - -
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UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (92.94%) Java
2 56 (65.88%) Spring
3 55 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (54.12%) SQL
4 46 (54.12%) SDLC
5 43 (50.59%) Relational Database
6 40 (47.06%) TDD
7 35 (41.18%) JMS
8 34 (40.00%) OO
9 32 (37.65%) Linux
10 31 (36.47%) OOD
11 30 (35.29%) UNIX
12 27 (31.76%) J2SE
12 27 (31.76%) Finance
12 27 (31.76%) Hibernate
13 26 (30.59%) RDBMS
13 26 (30.59%) J2EE
13 26 (30.59%) Sybase
13 26 (30.59%) DB2
14 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
14 24 (28.24%) HTML
14 24 (28.24%) jQuery
15 23 (27.06%) Perl
15 23 (27.06%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (25.88%) XML
17 21 (24.71%) CSS
18 19 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (21.18%) Performance Tuning
19 18 (21.18%) Ant
19 18 (21.18%) Software Engineering

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 15 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.53%) JBoss
2 3 (3.53%) ArcGIS
2 3 (3.53%) ArcSDE
2 3 (3.53%) Confluence
3 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) Intranet
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (50.59%) Relational Database
2 26 (30.59%) DB2
2 26 (30.59%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.88%) Big Data
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.18%) SQLite
7 1 (1.18%) KDB
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Ant
2 16 (18.82%) FitNesse
3 12 (14.12%) Maven
3 12 (14.12%) Mockito
4 11 (12.94%) Subversion
4 11 (12.94%) Selenium
5 8 (9.41%) Eclipse
5 8 (9.41%) Cucumber
6 7 (8.24%) jMock
7 6 (7.06%) JIRA
7 6 (7.06%) NetBeans
7 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.53%) WebLOAD
8 3 (3.53%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.53%) FishEye
8 3 (3.53%) NUnit
8 3 (3.53%) LoadRunner
8 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.35%) Watij
General
1 27 (31.76%) Finance
2 16 (18.82%) Banking
3 9 (10.59%) Front Office
4 8 (9.41%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (91.76%) Developer
2 73 (85.88%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (4.71%) Tester
6 3 (3.53%) Test Leader
7 2 (2.35%) Technical Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Android Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Automation Tester
7 2 (2.35%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Senior Tester
7 2 (2.35%) Technical Leader
7 2 (2.35%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Web Tester
7 2 (2.35%) Senior Web Tester
8 1 (1.18%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.18%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (65.88%) Spring
2 35 (41.18%) JMS
3 27 (31.76%) J2SE
3 27 (31.76%) Hibernate
4 26 (30.59%) J2EE
5 24 (28.24%) HTML
5 24 (28.24%) jQuery
6 22 (25.88%) XML
7 21 (24.71%) CSS
8 14 (16.47%) JDBC
8 14 (16.47%) iBATIS
9 13 (15.29%) XML Schema
10 10 (11.76%) Web Services
11 9 (10.59%) JSF
12 8 (9.41%) JSP
13 7 (8.24%) HTML5
13 7 (8.24%) MyBatis
14 6 (7.06%) RESTful
14 6 (7.06%) Servlets
14 6 (7.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.12%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.53%) Equities
4 3 (3.53%) GIS
4 3 (3.53%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Social Media
6 1 (1.18%) Animation
6 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.18%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.65%) Linux
2 30 (35.29%) UNIX
3 3 (3.53%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.12%) SDLC
3 40 (47.06%) TDD
4 34 (40.00%) OO
5 31 (36.47%) OOD
6 19 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (21.18%) Software Engineering
7 18 (21.18%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (20.00%) Database Tuning
9 14 (16.47%) Pair Programming
10 13 (15.29%) OOP
11 6 (7.06%) Investment Management
11 6 (7.06%) Wealth Management
11 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.88%) Scrum
13 4 (4.71%) MVC
13 4 (4.71%) UML
13 4 (4.71%) Test Scripting
14 3 (3.53%) Web Development
14 3 (3.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 79 (92.94%) Java
2 46 (54.12%) SQL
3 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.06%) Perl
5 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.71%) Scala
7 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.18%) Clojure
7 1 (1.18%) ClojureScript
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
7 1 (1.18%) C#
7 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) DV Cleared
1 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.06%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.53%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Sybase
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Sun
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.53%) ESRI
5 1 (1.18%) Alterian
5 1 (1.18%) CA
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