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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 44 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing JUnit 20 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.71% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.20% 4.29% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Average daily rate
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£320 £369 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.22% +19.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £364 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £374 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +68.08%
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
99 70 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.41% 7.82% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 27
Average daily rate £325 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 £38.22 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.11% -
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
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 30 January 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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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 +14 7 £319 -13.55% 1
Wilmslow - 4 £320 -
Macclesfield - - - -
Northwich - - - -
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) J2EE
3 18 (60.00%) Spring
4 17 (56.67%) HTML
4 17 (56.67%) XML
5 16 (53.33%) JSP
6 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) TDD
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle
7 10 (33.33%) RESTful
7 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 9 (30.00%) SQL
8 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
9 8 (26.67%) REST
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
10 7 (23.33%) jQuery
10 7 (23.33%) Java EE
10 7 (23.33%) JSON
10 7 (23.33%) Ajax
10 7 (23.33%) HTML5
10 7 (23.33%) XSLT
10 7 (23.33%) MVC
11 6 (20.00%) Banking
11 6 (20.00%) Struts
11 6 (20.00%) Web Services
11 6 (20.00%) Servlets
11 6 (20.00%) Big Data

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.00%) Confluence
3 3 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.67%) nginx
4 2 (6.67%) Jetty
5 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Route 53
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Informix
2 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.00%) Selenium
5 3 (10.00%) Mockito
5 3 (10.00%) Ant
5 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.67%) Introscope
6 2 (6.67%) Hudson
6 2 (6.67%) Bower
6 2 (6.67%) Grunt
7 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (3.33%) Capybara
7 1 (3.33%) Canoo WebTest
7 1 (3.33%) RSpec
7 1 (3.33%) HtmlUnit
General
1 6 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) J2EE Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior J2EE Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Java Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) J2EE
2 18 (60.00%) Spring
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
3 17 (56.67%) XML
4 16 (53.33%) JSP
5 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 10 (33.33%) RESTful
7 8 (26.67%) REST
8 7 (23.33%) jQuery
8 7 (23.33%) Java EE
8 7 (23.33%) JSON
8 7 (23.33%) Ajax
8 7 (23.33%) HTML5
8 7 (23.33%) XSLT
9 6 (20.00%) Struts
9 6 (20.00%) Web Services
9 6 (20.00%) Servlets
10 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
10 5 (16.67%) JSF
10 5 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Telematics
1 4 (13.33%) Open Source
1 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.00%) Online Banking
2 3 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) TDD
2 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
4 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) SEO
7 3 (10.00%) Data Validation
7 3 (10.00%) Kanban
7 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 3 (10.00%) B2C
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
4 4 (13.33%) Groovy
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) hybris
4 2 (6.67%) Compuware
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) Perforce
4 2 (6.67%) RightScale
5 1 (3.33%) Canoo
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