The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 115 126 101
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Contract jobs citing JUnit 20 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.32% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.19% 3.72% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £349 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £298 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £338 £368
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
JUnit
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
278 242 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.65% 8.65% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 155 90
Average daily rate £350 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.50 £43.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +181.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £40.60 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £45.40 £16.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 9 £325 -10.03% 4
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
JUnit
South East

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 24 (88.89%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
2 15 (55.56%) Maven
3 14 (51.85%) Spring
4 12 (44.44%) SOAP
4 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
4 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) Struts
7 9 (33.33%) Web Services
7 9 (33.33%) HTML
7 9 (33.33%) JBoss
7 9 (33.33%) Apache CXF
8 8 (29.63%) Apache
8 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
8 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 8 (29.63%) UNIX
9 7 (25.93%) J2EE
9 7 (25.93%) SOA
9 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
9 7 (25.93%) Apache Camel
10 6 (22.22%) Struts2
10 6 (22.22%) jQuery
10 6 (22.22%) CSS
10 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) XML
10 6 (22.22%) Scrum
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) Ant

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 9 (33.33%) JBoss
3 8 (29.63%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) DB2
1 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Maven
2 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
4 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
5 5 (18.52%) Ant
6 4 (14.81%) Subversion
6 4 (14.81%) Mockito
7 3 (11.11%) jMock
7 3 (11.11%) DbUnit
8 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
8 2 (7.41%) Zephyr
8 2 (7.41%) JIRA
8 2 (7.41%) Selenium
8 2 (7.41%) IntelliJ
8 2 (7.41%) XMLSpy
9 1 (3.70%) JMeter
9 1 (3.70%) Hudson
9 1 (3.70%) TestNG
9 1 (3.70%) JBehave
9 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) webMethods Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Spring
2 12 (44.44%) SOAP
3 10 (37.04%) Struts
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 9 (33.33%) Apache CXF
5 7 (25.93%) Apache Camel
5 7 (25.93%) J2EE
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
6 6 (22.22%) XML
6 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 6 (22.22%) Struts2
7 4 (14.81%) JSP
7 4 (14.81%) JSF
7 4 (14.81%) Java EE
7 4 (14.81%) JMS
7 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (11.11%) WSDL
8 3 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) UNIX
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) TDD
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) SOA
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
6 3 (11.11%) Kanban
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) System Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) Coaching
7 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.70%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
1 3 (11.11%) Hyperic
1 3 (11.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Software AG
2 3 (11.11%) webMethods
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) Cadence