Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 132 141
Rank change year-on-year +28 +9 +2
Contract jobs citing JUnit 105 59 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.96% 1.18% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.72% 7.08% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 27
Scotland median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £356 £258
90th Percentile £513 £550 £450
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.00% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -32.00% +73.61% -12.73%

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 1,080 833 716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.17% 16.67% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 513 416
Scotland median daily rate £408 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £285 £270 £257
90th Percentile £575 £538 £463
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 10
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% +0.91% +6.49%
10th Percentile £29.15 £33.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £44.27 £195.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +31 60 £418 -7.22% 13
Glasgow -13 35 £383 -15.00% 3
West Lothian +12 6 £288 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 95 (90.48%) Java
2 66 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (56.19%) Spring
4 52 (49.52%) Test Automation
5 48 (45.71%) SQL
6 41 (39.05%) TDD
7 40 (38.10%) Jenkins
8 38 (36.19%) JavaScript
9 37 (35.24%) Scrum
10 35 (33.33%) HTML
10 35 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 34 (32.38%) Maven
12 32 (30.48%) AngularJS
13 29 (27.62%) Python
14 27 (25.71%) OO
14 27 (25.71%) TeamCity
15 26 (24.76%) REST
15 26 (24.76%) Microservices
15 26 (24.76%) JIRA
16 25 (23.81%) Hibernate
16 25 (23.81%) CSS
17 24 (22.86%) C#
17 24 (22.86%) JMeter
17 24 (22.86%) Unit Testing
18 23 (21.90%) Linux
19 22 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (20.95%) Cucumber
20 21 (20.00%) DevOps
20 21 (20.00%) Oracle
21 20 (19.05%) Banking

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 16 (15.24%) Confluence
2 8 (7.62%) JBoss
2 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.67%) Apache
4 6 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.76%) WildFly
6 1 (0.95%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.95%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.71%) Yarn
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.81%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.24%) HTTP
2 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (15.24%) MongoDB
2 16 (15.24%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.62%) Oracle Database
4 8 (7.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.71%) Redis
7 5 (4.76%) DB2
7 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.86%) Flink
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.90%) Big Data
9 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 35 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 34 (32.38%) Maven
4 27 (25.71%) TeamCity
5 26 (24.76%) JIRA
6 24 (22.86%) JMeter
7 22 (20.95%) Cucumber
8 20 (19.05%) Subversion
9 19 (18.10%) Appium
10 17 (16.19%) Gatling
10 17 (16.19%) Selenium
11 14 (13.33%) JBehave
11 14 (13.33%) SpecFlow
12 12 (11.43%) Calabash
13 11 (10.48%) Eclipse
14 10 (9.52%) Bitbucket
14 10 (9.52%) Mockito
15 9 (8.57%) Protractor
16 8 (7.62%) Ant
17 7 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (19.05%) Banking
2 18 (17.14%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Front Office
4 2 (1.90%) Games
4 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (62.86%) Developer
2 54 (51.43%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.10%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Test Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Tester
6 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Automation Tester
8 6 (5.71%) Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) Consultant
11 3 (2.86%) HTML Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Performance Tester
11 3 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
12 2 (1.90%) Agile Java Developer
12 2 (1.90%) Development Engineer
12 2 (1.90%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (56.19%) Spring
2 35 (33.33%) HTML
3 32 (30.48%) AngularJS
4 26 (24.76%) REST
5 25 (23.81%) CSS
5 25 (23.81%) Hibernate
6 19 (18.10%) React
7 17 (16.19%) HTML5
8 16 (15.24%) SOAP
9 14 (13.33%) gRPC
9 14 (13.33%) Web Services
9 14 (13.33%) XML
10 13 (12.38%) JPA
11 12 (11.43%) J2EE
12 11 (10.48%) jQuery
12 11 (10.48%) JSON
12 11 (10.48%) JSP
12 11 (10.48%) Node.js
12 11 (10.48%) ServiceStack
13 10 (9.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Fintech
2 6 (5.71%) User Experience
3 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.81%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.81%) Equities
5 3 (2.86%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.90%) Linux
2 16 (15.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (49.52%) Test Automation
3 41 (39.05%) TDD
4 37 (35.24%) Scrum
5 27 (25.71%) OO
6 26 (24.76%) Microservices
7 24 (22.86%) Unit Testing
8 22 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (20.00%) DevOps
10 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
11 15 (14.29%) BDD
11 15 (14.29%) Front End Development
12 12 (11.43%) Kanban
12 12 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (9.52%) Refactoring
13 10 (9.52%) Stress Testing
14 9 (8.57%) API Testing
14 9 (8.57%) MVC
14 9 (8.57%) SDLC
15 8 (7.62%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (90.48%) Java
2 48 (45.71%) SQL
3 38 (36.19%) JavaScript
4 29 (27.62%) Python
5 24 (22.86%) C#
6 14 (13.33%) Perl
7 11 (10.48%) Ruby
8 9 (8.57%) Groovy
9 7 (6.67%) Java 8
10 5 (4.76%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.81%) ES6
11 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.81%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.86%) Scala
13 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.95%) VB
14 1 (0.95%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.90%) Degree
3 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.95%) ISEB
3 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 19 (18.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.90%) Ansible
2 2 (1.90%) Kibana
2 2 (1.90%) logstash
2 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (20.00%) Oracle
2 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.71%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.76%) Sybase
4 5 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (1.90%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.90%) RedGate
5 2 (1.90%) Tableau
5 2 (1.90%) Twitter
6 1 (0.95%) IBM
6 1 (0.95%) TOWER Software