Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for JUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JUnit over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 133 121
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 +3
Contract jobs citing JUnit 77 41 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.40% 0.95% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.19% 5.99% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 20 51
Scotland median daily rate £400 £450 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +27.66% -9.32%
10th Percentile £321 £311 £300
90th Percentile £503 £494 £438
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.43% +9.93% -0.66%

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

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,071 684 788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.47% 15.86% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 435 444
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £277 £258
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £44.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.81% +204.79% -54.69%
10th Percentile £32.75 £37.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £195.00 £48.38
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year - +0.59% +12.67%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Scotland

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Scotland

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Scotland

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Scotland

JUnit
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 JUnit within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 44 £425 -10.53% 7
Glasgow -16 31 £400 -11.11% 7
West Lothian +4 1 - -
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 71 (92.21%) Java
2 52 (67.53%) Spring
3 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (44.16%) Maven
5 33 (42.86%) TDD
5 33 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 32 (41.56%) OO
7 31 (40.26%) Test Automation
8 30 (38.96%) REST
9 26 (33.77%) Git (software)
10 24 (31.17%) HTML
10 24 (31.17%) AngularJS
11 23 (29.87%) J2EE
12 22 (28.57%) JPA
12 22 (28.57%) Microservices
13 21 (27.27%) CSS
13 21 (27.27%) Scrum
14 20 (25.97%) Eclipse
15 19 (24.68%) Unit Testing
15 19 (24.68%) Docker
16 18 (23.38%) Gradle
16 18 (23.38%) JSON
17 17 (22.08%) JIRA
17 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
18 16 (20.78%) Selenium
18 16 (20.78%) jQuery
18 16 (20.78%) Finance
18 16 (20.78%) Web Services
19 15 (19.48%) XML

JUnit
Co-occurring 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 9 (11.69%) Confluence
2 8 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.79%) JBoss
5 4 (5.19%) WildFly
6 3 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.30%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.30%) nginx
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.19%) PaaS
3 3 (3.90%) npm
3 3 (3.90%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.90%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.09%) MySQL
3 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.79%) Redis
4 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.90%) DB2
6 3 (3.90%) Flink
7 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (44.16%) Maven
2 26 (33.77%) Git (software)
3 20 (25.97%) Eclipse
4 18 (23.38%) Gradle
5 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
5 17 (22.08%) JIRA
6 16 (20.78%) Selenium
7 15 (19.48%) Bitbucket
8 13 (16.88%) Mockito
8 13 (16.88%) Subversion
9 9 (11.69%) JMeter
10 8 (10.39%) TeamCity
11 7 (9.09%) JProfiler
12 5 (6.49%) NUnit
13 4 (5.19%) Ant
13 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
13 4 (5.19%) FishEye
13 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
13 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Front Office
4 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (84.42%) Developer
2 55 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.78%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (6.49%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (3.90%) Angular Developer
5 3 (3.90%) Automation Tester
5 3 (3.90%) Consultant
5 3 (3.90%) HTML Developer
5 3 (3.90%) React Developer
5 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (3.90%) Tester
6 2 (2.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (2.60%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (2.60%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.60%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.30%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (1.30%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (1.30%) Development Engineer
7 1 (1.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (1.30%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (67.53%) Spring
2 33 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 30 (38.96%) REST
4 24 (31.17%) AngularJS
4 24 (31.17%) HTML
5 23 (29.87%) J2EE
6 22 (28.57%) JPA
7 21 (27.27%) CSS
8 18 (23.38%) JSON
9 16 (20.78%) jQuery
9 16 (20.78%) Web Services
10 15 (19.48%) SOAP
10 15 (19.48%) XML
11 14 (18.18%) gRPC
11 14 (18.18%) XSLT
12 12 (15.58%) HTML5
13 11 (14.29%) ServiceStack
14 9 (11.69%) JSP
15 8 (10.39%) Ajax
15 8 (10.39%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Fintech
2 6 (7.79%) User Experience
3 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.90%) DataPower
5 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.60%) Equities
5 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Unix
2 4 (5.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.86%) TDD
3 32 (41.56%) OO
4 31 (40.26%) Test Automation
5 22 (28.57%) Microservices
6 21 (27.27%) Scrum
7 19 (24.68%) Unit Testing
8 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (15.58%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (14.29%) MVC
10 9 (11.69%) Data Modelling
10 9 (11.69%) DevOps
11 7 (9.09%) Analytics
11 7 (9.09%) RAD
12 6 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (7.79%) SOA
12 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.79%) Web Analytics
12 6 (7.79%) Web Design
13 5 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 71 (92.21%) Java
2 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.29%) SQL
4 9 (11.69%) C#
4 9 (11.69%) Java 8
5 6 (7.79%) Groovy
6 4 (5.19%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) ES6
7 2 (2.60%) Ruby
7 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) VB
8 1 (1.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
1 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (24.68%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.30%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Oracle
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.09%) Perforce
4 6 (7.79%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.19%) Sybase
6 2 (2.60%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.30%) Tableau
7 1 (1.30%) Twitter