The first table below looks at the demand for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 40 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JUnit 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.14% - 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.62% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -2.50%
Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
52 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.82% 7.85% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 5
Average daily rate £369 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 14
Average hourly rate £38.75 £35.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £35.50 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JUnit
East of England

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JUnit across the Bedfordshire region.

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Bedfordshire region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £300 -
JUnit
East of England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing JUnit also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JUnit.

1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) RSpec
2 4 (80.00%) MSTest
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) FitNesse
3 3 (60.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) EJB
5 1 (20.00%) JSP
5 1 (20.00%) Servlets
5 1 (20.00%) Struts
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing JUnit also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (80.00%) RSpec
1 4 (80.00%) MSTest
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sun