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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QUnit
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QUnit 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
323 317 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.74% 12.51% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 167 109
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.88 £25.95 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

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 21 October 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
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Glasgow - - - -
QUnit
UK

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) Ajax
2 15 (93.75%) HTML5
2 15 (93.75%) CSS3
2 15 (93.75%) Backbone.js
3 14 (87.50%) Jasmine
3 14 (87.50%) Unit Testing
4 13 (81.25%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (75.00%) JSON
5 12 (75.00%) Spring MVC
5 12 (75.00%) REST
5 12 (75.00%) Spring
5 12 (75.00%) Maven
5 12 (75.00%) MVC
5 12 (75.00%) XML
5 12 (75.00%) User Experience
6 11 (68.75%) Smartphone
7 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (56.25%) TDD
9 7 (43.75%) JUnit
9 7 (43.75%) Java
9 7 (43.75%) Hudson
9 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
9 7 (43.75%) Durandal
10 3 (18.75%) Ember.js
10 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
11 2 (12.50%) D3.js

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Jasmine
2 12 (75.00%) Maven
3 7 (43.75%) Hudson
3 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) UX Developer
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) Ajax
2 15 (93.75%) CSS3
2 15 (93.75%) Backbone.js
2 15 (93.75%) HTML5
3 13 (81.25%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (75.00%) REST
4 12 (75.00%) JSON
4 12 (75.00%) Spring MVC
4 12 (75.00%) XML
4 12 (75.00%) Spring
5 7 (43.75%) Durandal
6 3 (18.75%) Ember.js
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) D3.js
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) User Experience
2 11 (68.75%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 12 (75.00%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Java