Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 133 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing JUnit 61 49 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.21% 1.14% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.18% 6.84% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 29
Scotland median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £356 £256 £313
90th Percentile £556 £450 £453
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +73.61% -12.73% -41.90%

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 850 716 749
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.91% 16.61% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 408 405
Scotland median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £260
90th Percentile £538 £475 £467
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 20
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +6.26%
10th Percentile £31.38 £14.00 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £48.54 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -23 31 £450 +28.57% 2
Edinburgh +14 26 £435 +31.82% 3
West Lothian - 2 - -
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 56 (91.80%) Java
2 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
3 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (47.54%) Test Automation
4 29 (47.54%) Jenkins
5 28 (45.90%) SQL
6 26 (42.62%) Spring
7 25 (40.98%) AngularJS
7 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
8 24 (39.34%) Relational Database
8 24 (39.34%) RDBMS
9 23 (37.70%) HTML
10 21 (34.43%) Oracle
11 19 (31.15%) CSS
12 17 (27.87%) Linux
12 17 (27.87%) Finance
13 16 (26.23%) Unix
13 16 (26.23%) Selenium
13 16 (26.23%) SDLC
14 14 (22.95%) jQuery
15 13 (21.31%) Maven
15 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
15 13 (21.31%) MySQL
15 13 (21.31%) Perl
15 13 (21.31%) Appium
15 13 (21.31%) Gatling
15 13 (21.31%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (19.67%) Analytics
16 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
16 12 (19.67%) Python

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 8 (13.11%) Confluence
2 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.56%) JBoss
3 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Mule
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) RDBMS
1 24 (39.34%) Relational Database
2 13 (21.31%) MySQL
3 12 (19.67%) DB2
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (47.54%) Jenkins
2 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
3 16 (26.23%) Selenium
4 13 (21.31%) Appium
4 13 (21.31%) Gatling
4 13 (21.31%) Maven
5 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
6 10 (16.39%) JMeter
7 9 (14.75%) TeamCity
8 8 (13.11%) Calabash
8 8 (13.11%) JBehave
8 8 (13.11%) JIRA
8 8 (13.11%) SpecFlow
9 7 (11.48%) Eclipse
10 6 (9.84%) Ant
11 5 (8.20%) Protractor
11 5 (8.20%) TestNG
12 4 (6.56%) Log4j
12 4 (6.56%) Mockito
13 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.64%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Developer
2 35 (57.38%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Test Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Scala Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Technical Test Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Angular Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Java Scala Developer
6 5 (8.20%) UI Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Architect
9 2 (3.28%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) Spring
2 25 (40.98%) AngularJS
3 23 (37.70%) HTML
4 19 (31.15%) CSS
5 14 (22.95%) jQuery
6 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
7 12 (19.67%) J2SE
8 9 (14.75%) JMS
9 8 (13.11%) J2EE
9 8 (13.11%) JDBC
9 8 (13.11%) XML
10 7 (11.48%) Web Services
11 6 (9.84%) React
11 6 (9.84%) RESTful
12 5 (8.20%) REST
13 4 (6.56%) Aurelia
13 4 (6.56%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (6.56%) Middleware
13 4 (6.56%) Node.js
13 4 (6.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) User Experience
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.64%) Derivative
7 1 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.64%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 16 (26.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) Test Automation
3 16 (26.23%) SDLC
4 13 (21.31%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (19.67%) Analytics
5 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (19.67%) Web Analytics
6 11 (18.03%) Scrum
6 11 (18.03%) TDD
7 8 (13.11%) OO
8 7 (11.48%) OOD
9 6 (9.84%) Functional Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.84%) UX Design
10 5 (8.20%) API Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Change Management
10 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
10 5 (8.20%) Multithreaded Programming
10 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.20%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (91.80%) Java
2 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
3 28 (45.90%) SQL
4 13 (21.31%) Perl
5 12 (19.67%) Python
6 9 (14.75%) Ruby
7 8 (13.11%) C#
8 7 (11.48%) Scala
9 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.28%) ES6
11 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Sybase
3 5 (8.20%) Perforce
4 3 (4.92%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) Pega
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Twitter
5 1 (1.64%) VMware