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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 112 108 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing JUnit 11 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.68% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.87% 7.06% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 5
Average daily rate £450 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £335 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £58.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.48%
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
226 255 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.89% 9.63% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 144 145
Average daily rate £400 £375 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £500 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Average hourly rate £46.50 £28.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.73% -28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £23.35 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £34.15 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 10 £450 +24.13% 2
Newbury - 1 - -
JUnit
South East

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
3 7 (50.00%) Maven
3 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
5 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) Selenium
7 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Spring Integration
7 3 (21.43%) User Stories
8 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 2 (14.29%) User Experience
8 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
8 2 (14.29%) Java EE
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) QA
8 2 (14.29%) Build Forge
8 2 (14.29%) BDD

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Hazelcast
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) Maven
3 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (14.29%) Build Forge
6 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 1 (7.14%) JBehave
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (7.14%) JMeter
6 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Developer in Test
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Spring Integration
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) Java EE
6 2 (14.29%) JAX-WS
6 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) HP
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