The table below looks at the statistics for QUnit 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 QUnit over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QUnit
Rank 121 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing QUnit 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.19% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 1.77% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QUnit
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
287 283 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.01% 10.95% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 167 146
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

QUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

QUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

QUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

QUnit Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

QUnit
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 QUnit within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 - 1 £325 - 1
QUnit
UK

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing QUnit 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 QUnit.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing QUnit 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 QUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft