Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for NUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NUnit over the 6 months to 24 July 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.

NUnit
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 203 196
Rank change year-on-year +35 -7 -14
Contract jobs citing NUnit 6 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 0.77% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Scotland median daily rate £425 - £350
10th Percentile £315 - £288
90th Percentile £438 - £450
UK median daily rate £450 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +16.13% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £44.38 £44.50 -
% change year-on-year -0.28% - -

NUnit is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 656 775 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.59% 14.04% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 429 374
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £266
90th Percentile £525 £475 £450
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 20
Scotland median hourly rate £44.20 £14.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +215.68% -54.47% -15.75%
10th Percentile £37.88 £11.25 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £45.60 £50.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in Scotland

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in Scotland

NUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NUnit in Scotland

NUnit
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 NUnit within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 July 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 +4 4 £300 - 2
Edinburgh +20 2 £425 - 2
NUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NUnit 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 NUnit.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) GitHub
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (33.33%) MSTest
5 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

NUnit
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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) MSTest
3 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
4 1 (16.67%) Moq
4 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Handlebars
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft