The first table below looks at the demand for JUnit 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 JUnit over the 3 months to 18 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 Bristol 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 58 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.28% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.21% 3.13% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate £330 £281 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%
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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
107 64 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.42% 10.02% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 44 60
Average daily rate £330 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £252 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JUnit
South West

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (90.48%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) Scrum
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) Spring
4 12 (57.14%) Oracle
4 12 (57.14%) Selenium
5 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
6 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
6 10 (47.62%) JBehave
7 8 (38.10%) Kanban
7 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 8 (38.10%) JIRA
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) QA
9 6 (28.57%) TDD
10 5 (23.81%) XML
10 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
11 4 (19.05%) Open Source
11 4 (19.05%) Apache Solr
11 4 (19.05%) BDD
11 4 (19.05%) MarkLogic
11 4 (19.05%) User Stories
11 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
11 4 (19.05%) Apache ServiceMix
11 4 (19.05%) Project Management
11 4 (19.05%) Mule
11 4 (19.05%) jMock
11 4 (19.05%) Grails
11 4 (19.05%) UNIX

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (19.05%) Apache Solr
1 4 (19.05%) Apache ServiceMix
1 4 (19.05%) Mule
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MarkLogic
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Selenium
2 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
3 10 (47.62%) JBehave
4 8 (38.10%) JIRA
5 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
6 4 (19.05%) jMock
7 2 (9.52%) Subversion
8 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) Grails
3 4 (19.05%) Spring Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
4 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) XSD
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) JSP
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Scrum
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
4 8 (38.10%) Kanban
5 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) User Stories
7 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
9 2 (9.52%) Validation
9 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
9 2 (9.52%) Data Validation
9 2 (9.52%) MVC
9 2 (9.52%) SEO
9 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) hybris