The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
UK / Scotland
Rank 79 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 31 51 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 2.00% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.43% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 32
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £323 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £531 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +5.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1460 2101 2226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.20% 82.39% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 1123 1254
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 38
Median hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +18 23 £358 +19.16% 1
Edinburgh -13 3 £500 +24.22% 4
Moray - 2 £388 -
Renfrewshire +14 1 £340 -0.72%
Dundee - 1 £205 -
Unit Testing
UK

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Java
2 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.27%) HTML
4 16 (24.24%) .NET
4 16 (24.24%) CSS
5 15 (22.73%) SQL
5 15 (22.73%) MVC
5 15 (22.73%) Finance
5 15 (22.73%) REST
6 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (18.18%) Scrum
6 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 12 (18.18%) SOAP
7 11 (16.67%) JMS
7 11 (16.67%) Objective-C
7 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 11 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 11 (16.67%) HTML5
7 11 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 10 (15.15%) TDD
8 10 (15.15%) Banking
9 9 (13.64%) Visual Studio
9 9 (13.64%) User Experience
9 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (12.12%) jQuery
10 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
10 8 (12.12%) Functional Testing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) Confluence
1 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (6.06%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.52%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.52%) GitHub
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.52%) LDAP
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) SNMP
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) DTS
6 1 (1.52%) Ingres
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 7 (10.61%) Selenium
5 6 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.09%) Jasmine
5 6 (9.09%) JIRA
6 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
6 5 (7.58%) JUnit
6 5 (7.58%) Maven
7 4 (6.06%) JSUnit
7 4 (6.06%) Subversion
7 4 (6.06%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.55%) Ant
8 3 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (4.55%) Gradle
9 2 (3.03%) Hudson
9 2 (3.03%) MSI
9 2 (3.03%) Xcode
10 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Billing
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 11 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) UI Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Functional Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Functional Test Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) HTML Developer
8 4 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior UI Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.03%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.03%) ETL Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) HTML
2 16 (24.24%) .NET
2 16 (24.24%) CSS
3 15 (22.73%) REST
4 12 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 12 (18.18%) SOAP
5 11 (16.67%) HTML5
5 11 (16.67%) JMS
6 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (12.12%) CSS3
6 8 (12.12%) jQuery
7 7 (10.61%) Node.js
7 7 (10.61%) Web Services
7 7 (10.61%) XML
8 6 (9.09%) Core Data
8 6 (9.09%) JDBC
8 6 (9.09%) Spring
8 6 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) User Experience
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Wiki
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) iPad
4 2 (3.03%) iPhone
4 2 (3.03%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) AIX
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Solaris
3 2 (3.03%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) MVC
3 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (18.18%) Scrum
4 11 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 10 (15.15%) TDD
6 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (12.12%) Functional Testing
8 7 (10.61%) ETL
9 6 (9.09%) Microservices
9 6 (9.09%) Migration
9 6 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.06%) BDD
11 4 (6.06%) OO
11 4 (6.06%) Regression Testing
11 4 (6.06%) SOA
11 4 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) Java
1 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 15 (22.73%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 7 (10.61%) Apple Swift
5 6 (9.09%) C#
6 3 (4.55%) C
6 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (3.03%) C-shell
7 2 (3.03%) Korn
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) Scala
8 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.52%) VB
8 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) MCSA
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (1.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
1 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle
1 6 (9.09%) VMware
2 5 (7.58%) IBM
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Apple
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Altiris
5 1 (1.52%) AppSense
5 1 (1.52%) Brio
5 1 (1.52%) Cognos
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Reuters
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
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