The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit 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 NUnit over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NUnit
Rank 123 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing NUnit 2 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.079% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 2.90% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate £325 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.13
NUnit
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
301 345 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.96% 13.01% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 208 174
Average daily rate £325 £365 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £309 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
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 £14.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NUnit across the Scotland region.

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

NUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the Scotland region.

NUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

NUnit
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 NUnit within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 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
Glasgow +7 1 - -
Edinburgh -13 1 £325 -7.14%
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing NUnit 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 NUnit.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 5 (55.56%) LINQ
5 5 (55.56%) WCF
5 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
5 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (55.56%) SDLC
6 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
6 4 (44.44%) LINQ to SQL
6 4 (44.44%) WPF
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 4 (44.44%) HTML
6 4 (44.44%) CSS
6 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
7 3 (33.33%) WinForms
7 3 (33.33%) Web Development

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing NUnit 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 NUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (33.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (11.11%) Moq
3 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
4 5 (55.56%) LINQ
4 5 (55.56%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (44.44%) WPF
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (33.33%) WinForms
7 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
7 2 (22.22%) RESTful
7 2 (22.22%) SOAP
8 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (11.11%) Task Parallel Library
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (11.11%) MVVM
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) DevExpress