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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 113 117 138
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Contract jobs citing JUnit 7 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.58% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.37% 6.41% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
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£375 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £335 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £421 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
+83.22% -
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
208 234 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.48% 9.01% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 145 81
Average daily rate £338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Average hourly rate £42.25 £12.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+252.08% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%

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 2 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 2 £300 -21.56% 2
Newbury - 1 £375 - 2
Bracknell - - - -
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
JUnit
South East

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 12 (50.00%) Spring
4 11 (45.83%) Web Services
5 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
6 9 (37.50%) JIRA
6 9 (37.50%) XML
6 9 (37.50%) UNIX
6 9 (37.50%) OO
6 9 (37.50%) J2EE
7 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (33.33%) JMS
7 8 (33.33%) Maven
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) Selenium
8 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
8 7 (29.17%) MVC
8 7 (29.17%) HTML
8 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
9 6 (25.00%) MySQL
9 6 (25.00%) CSS
9 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 6 (25.00%) Ajax
10 5 (20.83%) Subversion
10 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
10 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.83%) JBehave
10 5 (20.83%) jQuery

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
1 5 (20.83%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Liferay
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) JIRA
2 8 (33.33%) Maven
3 7 (29.17%) Selenium
3 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
4 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (20.83%) Subversion
5 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.83%) JBehave
6 4 (16.67%) Ant
7 3 (12.50%) TestNG
7 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 3 (12.50%) JMeter
7 3 (12.50%) Hudson
7 3 (12.50%) TestLink
7 3 (12.50%) Gradle
7 3 (12.50%) Zephyr
8 2 (8.33%) jMock
9 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
9 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
9 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Hybris Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.50%) QA Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Spring
2 11 (45.83%) Web Services
3 9 (37.50%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) J2EE
4 8 (33.33%) JMS
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (25.00%) Ajax
7 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) JSP
7 5 (20.83%) SOAP
7 5 (20.83%) XSD
7 5 (20.83%) REST
8 4 (16.67%) VXML
8 4 (16.67%) CCXML
9 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
10 1 (4.17%) Java EE
10 1 (4.17%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Open Source
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) UNIX
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 9 (37.50%) OO
5 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 7 (29.17%) TDD
6 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
7 5 (20.83%) B2C
7 5 (20.83%) BDD
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.67%) Kanban
8 4 (16.67%) SOA
8 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) Scala
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) hybris
2 3 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Cadence
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss