The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Berkshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 120 98 128
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +30
Contract jobs citing JUnit 9 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.80% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.42% 7.60% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 2
Average daily rate £425 £425 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
263 263 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.65% 10.58% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 101 79
Average daily rate £325 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 1
Average hourly rate £27.75 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
JUnit
South East

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
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 24 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
Reading -9 3 £425 +21.42% 2
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
JUnit
South East

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 19 (86.36%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) Spring
3 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
3 9 (40.91%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) UNIX
4 8 (36.36%) OO
4 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
4 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) JSP
4 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Subversion
4 8 (36.36%) Ajax
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
5 7 (31.82%) JIRA
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) MVC
5 7 (31.82%) J2EE
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
6 6 (27.27%) XSD
6 6 (27.27%) B2C
6 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
6 6 (27.27%) Confluence
6 6 (27.27%) hybris
7 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
8 4 (18.18%) SOA
8 4 (18.18%) Red Hat

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 6 (27.27%) Confluence
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Subversion
2 7 (31.82%) JIRA
3 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
4 3 (13.64%) NUnit
4 3 (13.64%) Selenium
4 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) Sinon.JS
4 3 (13.64%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) Sahi
6 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Continuum
6 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Automotive
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 9 (40.91%) XML
3 8 (36.36%) Ajax
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) JSP
4 7 (31.82%) J2EE
4 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
5 6 (27.27%) XSD
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
8 2 (9.09%) JMS
8 2 (9.09%) JSTL
8 2 (9.09%) EJB
8 2 (9.09%) Apache CXF
8 2 (9.09%) RESTful
8 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
9 1 (4.55%) Struts2
9 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) iPad
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (36.36%) OO
2 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) B2C
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) OOD
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) SEO
6 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 3 (13.64%) System Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Kanban
6 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Fortran
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) hybris
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Intel
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO