The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 58 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing JUnit 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.50% 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.76% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -46.47%
JUnit
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
123 91 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.38% 12.26% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 68 53
Median daily rate £430 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.34% -2.01%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) JSP
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 14 (87.50%) Maven
3 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) XML
3 13 (81.25%) Eclipse
4 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
5 11 (68.75%) Toad
5 11 (68.75%) RDBMS
5 11 (68.75%) OO
5 11 (68.75%) Web Services
5 11 (68.75%) Oracle
5 11 (68.75%) Ant
5 11 (68.75%) WebLogic
5 11 (68.75%) Servlets
5 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
5 11 (68.75%) SQL
5 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
5 11 (68.75%) Relational Database
6 10 (62.50%) VB
6 10 (62.50%) Unix
6 10 (62.50%) Windows
6 10 (62.50%) C++
6 10 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (62.50%) Oracle OWB
7 9 (56.25%) ITSM

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
1 11 (68.75%) RDBMS
1 11 (68.75%) Relational Database
2 10 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle OWB
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Maven
2 13 (81.25%) Eclipse
3 11 (68.75%) Ant
3 11 (68.75%) Toad
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (56.25%) Artifactory
5 9 (56.25%) ClearQuest
5 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
5 9 (56.25%) JIRA
6 3 (18.75%) PVCS
7 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (12.50%) Mockito
7 2 (12.50%) Subversion
7 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Developer
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
7 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) JSP
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
3 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) XML
4 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
5 11 (68.75%) Servlets
5 11 (68.75%) Web Services
6 9 (56.25%) Apache CXF
7 7 (43.75%) Struts
8 3 (18.75%) OC4J
9 2 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (12.50%) jQuery
9 2 (12.50%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Unix
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Defect Tracking
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) ITSM
2 9 (56.25%) OOP
2 9 (56.25%) Service Management
2 9 (56.25%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) AOP
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Separation of Concerns
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (37.50%) OCPJP
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle