The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for JUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JUnit
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 93 72
Rank change year-on-year +16 -21  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 5 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.38% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.01% 2.36% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Median daily rate £388 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.06% +3.94%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 166 212 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.66% 16.01% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 103 80
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £262 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +4.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing JUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Edinburgh

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JUnit in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Edinburgh

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Edinburgh

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Mockito
3 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) QA
5 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Selenium
5 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
5 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
5 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 4 (28.57%) DbUnit
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (28.57%) Open Source Development
6 4 (28.57%) jMock
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) CSS

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Mockito
2 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 4 (28.57%) DbUnit
3 4 (28.57%) jMock
4 3 (21.43%) Maven
5 2 (14.29%) Appium
5 2 (14.29%) Gatling
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) Protractor
5 2 (14.29%) TestNG
6 1 (7.14%) Ant
6 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.14%) JMeter
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) J2EE
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 1 (7.14%) GWT
6 1 (7.14%) JDBC
6 1 (7.14%) JPA
6 1 (7.14%) JSF
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (7.14%) Vaadin
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
3 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
4 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (28.57%) Open Source Development
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) API Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) IBM