Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 136 140
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 -30
Contract jobs citing JUnit 48 27 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.93% 0.75% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.49% 4.81% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 10 47
Scotland median daily rate £400 £318 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.98% -9.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £325 £288 £293
90th Percentile £520 £480 £438
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% -4.44%

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 875 561 713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.95% 15.67% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 364 392
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £286 £288 £250
90th Percentile £529 £509 £475
UK median daily rate £473 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.18% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.25% +21.21% +4.76%
10th Percentile £12.71 £14.74 £11.25
90th Percentile £42.80 £45.14 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
% change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -11 27 £400 +29.03% 6
Glasgow -19 19 £400 -11.11% 10
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (85.42%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 24 (50.00%) Spring
4 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 20 (41.67%) J2EE
5 20 (41.67%) Hibernate
6 18 (37.50%) Maven
6 18 (37.50%) jQuery
7 16 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
8 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 15 (31.25%) HTML
9 14 (29.17%) CSS
9 14 (29.17%) XML
9 14 (29.17%) OO
9 14 (29.17%) Gradle
10 13 (27.08%) Oracle
10 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
11 12 (25.00%) JPA
11 12 (25.00%) Mockito
11 12 (25.00%) TDD
11 12 (25.00%) Web Services
11 12 (25.00%) XSLT
11 12 (25.00%) Eclipse
12 10 (20.83%) Finance
12 10 (20.83%) JSON
13 9 (18.75%) Subversion
13 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (18.75%) SOAP

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 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.58%) JBoss
2 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.25%) WildFly
4 2 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.17%) nginx
5 1 (2.08%) GeoServer
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) PaaS
2 3 (6.25%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) DB2
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) GIS
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Maven
2 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 14 (29.17%) Gradle
4 12 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 12 (25.00%) Mockito
5 9 (18.75%) Subversion
6 8 (16.67%) Selenium
7 7 (14.58%) JProfiler
8 5 (10.42%) Bitbucket
9 4 (8.33%) Appium
9 4 (8.33%) Gatling
9 4 (8.33%) jMock
9 4 (8.33%) Protractor
9 4 (8.33%) TestNG
10 3 (6.25%) JIRA
10 3 (6.25%) JMeter
10 3 (6.25%) SonarQube
11 2 (4.17%) gulp
11 2 (4.17%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 28 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Digital Developer
7 2 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.17%) React Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) Spring
2 20 (41.67%) Hibernate
2 20 (41.67%) J2EE
3 18 (37.50%) jQuery
4 16 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 15 (31.25%) HTML
6 14 (29.17%) CSS
6 14 (29.17%) XML
7 12 (25.00%) JPA
7 12 (25.00%) Web Services
7 12 (25.00%) XSLT
8 10 (20.83%) JSON
9 9 (18.75%) SOAP
10 8 (16.67%) Ajax
11 7 (14.58%) REST
12 6 (12.50%) JDBC
12 6 (12.50%) JSP
13 5 (10.42%) Servlets
14 4 (8.33%) Spring MVC
14 4 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) DataPower
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Equities
3 2 (4.17%) Fintech
3 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 14 (29.17%) OO
4 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
5 12 (25.00%) TDD
6 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 7 (14.58%) Analytics
8 7 (14.58%) RAD
8 7 (14.58%) Scrum
8 7 (14.58%) Web Analytics
9 6 (12.50%) MVC
10 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (10.42%) SOA
10 5 (10.42%) UML
11 4 (8.33%) API Testing
11 4 (8.33%) DevOps
11 4 (8.33%) Microservices
11 4 (8.33%) Open Source
11 4 (8.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Java 8
5 3 (6.25%) Perl
5 3 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Groovy
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.08%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Ansible
1 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Perforce
3 4 (8.33%) Sybase
4 3 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Guidewire