The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 73 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.13% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 1.43% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
142 70 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.30% 8.93% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 53 43
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £46.25 £38.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

FitNesse
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

FitNesse Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Web Services
4 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
4 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
4 9 (69.23%) RESTful
5 8 (61.54%) UNIX
6 7 (53.85%) BDD
7 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
8 4 (30.77%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) Selenium
9 3 (23.08%) QA
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Testing
9 3 (23.08%) PHP
10 2 (15.38%) .NET
10 2 (15.38%) SAP
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (15.38%) DTV
10 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
10 2 (15.38%) Electronics
10 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
10 2 (15.38%) Finance
10 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
10 2 (15.38%) TDD

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
1 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 2 (15.38%) WATIR
4 1 (7.69%) Hudson
4 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Tester
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Tester
6 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Test Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Test Specialist
7 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
1 9 (69.23%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft