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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 147 130
Rank change year-on-year +37 -17  
Contract jobs citing NUnit 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.10% 0.067% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 0.52% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £330
% change year-on-year -9.33% +13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -

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 278 385 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 14.56% 12.99% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 225 194
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £45.31 £26.25 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.60% -15.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.77 £12.50 £30.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.85 £40.00 £34.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.02
% change year-on-year +0.11% +14.66%  

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing NUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +17 2 £425 -
NUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) MSTest
4 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Fiddler

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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) MSTest
2 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft