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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 55 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing JUnit 10 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.39% 1.92% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.26% 19.39% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
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£313 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £33.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+115.15% -15.38%
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
108 98 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.02% 9.90% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 45 30
Average daily rate £375 £340 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £442 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.28 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% +14.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 November 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Chester +1 6 £313 -16.66% 5
Ellesmere Port - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Northwich - - - - 3
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) J2EE
2 12 (75.00%) JSP
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) XSLT
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) REST
5 7 (43.75%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) JSF
6 5 (31.25%) Struts
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 4 (25.00%) Servlets
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) Spring
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Banking
8 3 (18.75%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) SOAP
9 2 (12.50%) Apache
9 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
9 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (12.50%) Eclipse

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) Jetty
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 2 (12.50%) nginx
1 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) Route 53
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) Hudson
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Canoo WebTest
2 1 (6.25%) HtmlUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Java Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) J2EE
1 12 (75.00%) JSP
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) XSLT
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) REST
4 7 (43.75%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) JSF
5 5 (31.25%) Struts
6 4 (25.00%) Servlets
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
7 3 (18.75%) Ajax
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) SOAP
8 2 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) Java EE
8 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) TDD
1 3 (18.75%) MVC
1 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
1 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) JVM Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) XPath
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) RightScale
3 1 (6.25%) Canoo
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