Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 140 162
Rank change year-on-year -6 +22 -52
Contract jobs citing JUnit 44 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.90% 0.77% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.90% 4.51% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 24
Scotland median daily rate £414 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.47% -8.15% -10.00%
10th Percentile £363 £243 £235
90th Percentile £575 £450 £501
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +73.61% -34.55% -22.54%

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 746 643 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.19% 17.12% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 400 367
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £488 £475
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £32.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -19.51% -4.99%
10th Percentile £12.71 £14.74 £34.95
90th Percentile £44.68 £47.15 £51.25
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 February 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 February 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 -15 24 £400 +29.03% 2
Glasgow -10 14 £438 +41.13% 6
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 37 (84.09%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
3 26 (59.09%) Git (software)
4 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (54.55%) Jenkins
6 19 (43.18%) Test Automation
6 19 (43.18%) AngularJS
7 18 (40.91%) HTML
8 17 (38.64%) Oracle
9 15 (34.09%) CSS
9 15 (34.09%) RDBMS
9 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
10 14 (31.82%) Scrum
10 14 (31.82%) Linux
10 14 (31.82%) Spring
11 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (27.27%) Unix
11 12 (27.27%) SQL
11 12 (27.27%) SDLC
12 11 (25.00%) Finance
12 11 (25.00%) jQuery
12 11 (25.00%) Maven
12 11 (25.00%) TDD
12 11 (25.00%) Selenium
13 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
13 10 (22.73%) Web Services
13 10 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (20.45%) Analytics
14 9 (20.45%) J2EE
14 9 (20.45%) MySQL

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 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
3 6 (13.64%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.27%) nginx
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) npm
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) RDBMS
1 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.45%) MySQL
3 6 (13.64%) DB2
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) GIS
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 26 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 24 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 11 (25.00%) Maven
3 11 (25.00%) Selenium
4 7 (15.91%) Appium
4 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
4 7 (15.91%) Gatling
4 7 (15.91%) Protractor
4 7 (15.91%) TestNG
5 6 (13.64%) Ant
5 6 (13.64%) Log4j
6 5 (11.36%) JDeveloper
6 5 (11.36%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 5 (11.36%) XMLSpy
7 4 (9.09%) Mockito
8 3 (6.82%) jMock
8 3 (6.82%) Subversion
9 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.55%) Gradle
10 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 23 (52.27%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 5 (11.36%) UI Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Developer
7 2 (4.55%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.27%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Agile Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) AngularJS
2 18 (40.91%) HTML
3 15 (34.09%) CSS
4 14 (31.82%) Spring
5 11 (25.00%) jQuery
6 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
6 10 (22.73%) Web Services
7 9 (20.45%) J2EE
8 7 (15.91%) RESTful
8 7 (15.91%) XML
9 6 (13.64%) J2SE
9 6 (13.64%) JDBC
9 6 (13.64%) Struts
10 5 (11.36%) EJB
10 5 (11.36%) JMS
10 5 (11.36%) JSP
10 5 (11.36%) Servlets
10 5 (11.36%) XSLT
11 4 (9.09%) Middleware
11 4 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.64%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Equities
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Test Automation
3 14 (31.82%) Scrum
4 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (27.27%) SDLC
5 11 (25.00%) TDD
6 10 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (20.45%) Analytics
7 9 (20.45%) Web Analytics
8 7 (15.91%) API Testing
8 7 (15.91%) OO
8 7 (15.91%) OOD
8 7 (15.91%) Stress Testing
9 6 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Change Management
10 5 (11.36%) Multithreaded Programming
10 5 (11.36%) Multithreading
10 5 (11.36%) UML
11 4 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) Perl
5 6 (13.64%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) Groovy
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
1 1 (2.27%) GeoWebCache
1 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Ansible
1 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Sybase
3 5 (11.36%) Guidewire
3 5 (11.36%) Perforce
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Pega
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) VMware