The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 74 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing JUnit 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.73% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.88% 10.00% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
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£450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-43.66% -
JUnit
North 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 Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
139 60 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.72% 7.31% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 29 38
Average daily rate £385 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.92% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £35.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -10.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Knutsford - 1 £475 -
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 24 (96.00%) Java
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) HTML
3 22 (88.00%) J2EE
4 21 (84.00%) SQL
4 21 (84.00%) CSS
5 20 (80.00%) SDLC
6 18 (72.00%) TDD
7 17 (68.00%) jQuery
8 13 (52.00%) OO
9 12 (48.00%) Ant
9 12 (48.00%) OOP
9 12 (48.00%) OOD
9 12 (48.00%) DV Cleared
9 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
10 11 (44.00%) Spring
11 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
12 9 (36.00%) Servlets
12 9 (36.00%) Oracle
13 8 (32.00%) SOAP
13 8 (32.00%) WSDL
13 8 (32.00%) Web Services
13 8 (32.00%) IBM
13 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
13 8 (32.00%) Integration Testing
13 8 (32.00%) System Integration Testing
14 7 (28.00%) JSON
14 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
14 7 (28.00%) Finance
15 6 (24.00%) HTTP

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Jetty
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Route 53
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
2 5 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Informix
1 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Ant
2 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (24.00%) Mockito
4 5 (20.00%) JIRA
4 5 (20.00%) Selenium
5 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (16.00%) Maven
6 3 (12.00%) Cactus
6 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (12.00%) Subversion
6 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
7 1 (4.00%) Hudson
7 1 (4.00%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (4.00%) FishEye
7 1 (4.00%) Gradle
7 1 (4.00%) Introscope
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 20 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 22 (88.00%) J2EE
3 21 (84.00%) CSS
4 17 (68.00%) jQuery
5 11 (44.00%) Spring
6 9 (36.00%) Servlets
7 8 (32.00%) SOAP
7 8 (32.00%) Web Services
7 8 (32.00%) WSDL
8 7 (28.00%) JSON
9 6 (24.00%) RESTful
10 5 (20.00%) HTML5
10 5 (20.00%) PowerMock
10 5 (20.00%) JAX-RS
10 5 (20.00%) JAX-RPC
10 5 (20.00%) XSL
10 5 (20.00%) XML
10 5 (20.00%) JDBC
11 3 (12.00%) JSP
11 3 (12.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (8.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Telematics
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) SDLC
2 18 (72.00%) TDD
3 13 (52.00%) OO
4 12 (48.00%) OOP
4 12 (48.00%) OOD
5 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.00%) Web Application Development
9 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Web Design
10 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) Open Source
11 1 (4.00%) JVM Tuning
11 1 (4.00%) DevOps
11 1 (4.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (84.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) XPath
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) Perforce
4 1 (4.00%) RightScale
4 1 (4.00%) Compuware
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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