The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing JUnit 4 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 1.10% 3.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 6.10% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 14
Median daily rate £475 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £334 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-39.16% +33.33%

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
102 164 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.12% 17.96% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 99 58
Median daily rate £400 £405 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +26.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) SOAP
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (70.00%) REST
5 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (60.00%) JPA
5 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) HTML
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (50.00%) Java EE
6 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (50.00%) Mockito
7 4 (40.00%) BDD
7 4 (40.00%) Maven
7 4 (40.00%) OO
7 4 (40.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) MVC
8 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (30.00%) IntelliJ
8 3 (30.00%) CSS
8 3 (30.00%) Oracle
8 3 (30.00%) Ant
8 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (10.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (10.00%) JasperReports
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Mockito
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 3 (30.00%) Ant
3 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (20.00%) EasyMock
4 2 (20.00%) Gradle
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) JBehave
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) MyEclipse
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) JProfiler
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Java Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Web Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) SOAP
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (60.00%) JPA
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (20.00%) Express
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) Material Design
6 2 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) BDD
5 4 (40.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) API Design
7 2 (20.00%) Coaching
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Content Management
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce