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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 113 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing NUnit 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.21% 0.097%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.85% 1.64% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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
351 304 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.70% 12.51% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 169 103
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £18.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NUnit across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

NUnit Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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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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 0 7 £350 -
Glasgow +4 3 £325 -
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Ajax
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Subversion
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) JSF
5 4 (30.77%) Selenium
5 4 (30.77%) LINQ
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (30.77%) Mockito
5 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) JBoss
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
5 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (30.77%) JSP
5 4 (30.77%) Servlets
5 4 (30.77%) Struts

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (23.08%) ArcGIS
2 3 (23.08%) ArcSDE
3 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Mockito
2 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 3 (23.08%) WebLOAD
3 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
3 3 (23.08%) MSTest
3 3 (23.08%) Moq
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Ajax
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) JSP
4 4 (30.77%) Servlets
4 4 (30.77%) Struts
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) JSF
4 4 (30.77%) LINQ
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (30.77%) EJB
4 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
5 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) GIS
2 2 (15.38%) Reference Data
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Code Coverage
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (7.69%) Android Development
7 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) ESRI
3 1 (7.69%) Infragistics