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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 62 80 71
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 9 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.59% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.09% 5.59% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 12
Median daily rate £310 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £350 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £375 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.31% -15.55%  

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 127 161 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 14.16% 10.61% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 91 103
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £261 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £47.23 £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% -15.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Edinburgh

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Mockito
3 6 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (60.00%) Selenium
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) DbUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
6 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins

JUnit
Top Related 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Mockito
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) DbUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (10.00%) Ant
6 1 (10.00%) JMeter
6 1 (10.00%) jMock
6 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Expert
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (10.00%) GWT
4 1 (10.00%) JDBC
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) JSF
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (10.00%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
1 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source Development
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle