The first table below looks at the demand for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Lothian region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing JUnit 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 12.07% 4.08% -
As % of the Development Applications category 87.50% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £330 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -2.50%
Development Applications Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.79% 10.20% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate £330 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JUnit
Scotland

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
2 24 (96.00%) XML
3 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (92.00%) TDD
3 23 (92.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (60.00%) iBATIS
4 15 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (60.00%) JDBC
4 15 (60.00%) JMS
4 15 (60.00%) XML Schema
5 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) HTML
6 10 (40.00%) CSS
6 10 (40.00%) Ajax
7 8 (32.00%) Smartphone
7 8 (32.00%) Maven
7 8 (32.00%) MVC
7 8 (32.00%) Hudson
7 8 (32.00%) REST
7 8 (32.00%) Spring MVC
7 8 (32.00%) Backbone.js
7 8 (32.00%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (32.00%) Durandal
7 8 (32.00%) JSON
8 7 (28.00%) FitNesse
8 7 (28.00%) jMock
8 7 (28.00%) EasyMock
8 7 (28.00%) Mockito

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Maven
1 8 (32.00%) Hudson
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) FitNesse
2 7 (28.00%) jMock
2 7 (28.00%) EasyMock
2 7 (28.00%) Mockito
3 1 (4.00%) QUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (16.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Portal Developer
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
2 24 (96.00%) XML
3 15 (60.00%) iBATIS
3 15 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 15 (60.00%) JDBC
3 15 (60.00%) JMS
3 15 (60.00%) XML Schema
4 11 (44.00%) HTML
5 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 10 (40.00%) Ajax
6 8 (32.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) Spring MVC
6 8 (32.00%) Backbone.js
6 8 (32.00%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (32.00%) Durandal
6 8 (32.00%) JSON
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 2 (8.00%) JSP
8 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (92.00%) TDD
1 23 (92.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) Content Management
5 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (4.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) Sun