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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 80 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs citing JUnit 13 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.18% 2.20% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.77% 15.49% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 2
Median daily rate £363 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £401 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £54.25 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-30.41% +29.94%
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
192 142 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.41% 14.21% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 98 35
Median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +6 6 £413 +2.99%
Knutsford - 4 £340 -
Warrington - 3 £350 -
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) TDD
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Spring
4 10 (52.63%) XML
5 9 (47.37%) Web Services
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) J2EE
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (31.58%) Selenium
7 6 (31.58%) BDD
7 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
8 5 (26.32%) Gradle
8 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
8 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
8 5 (26.32%) Kanban
8 5 (26.32%) RESTful
8 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
8 5 (26.32%) MVC
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
9 4 (21.05%) Subversion
9 4 (21.05%) XSLT
9 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (21.05%) Open Source
9 4 (21.05%) JSON
10 3 (15.79%) JIRA
10 3 (15.79%) WebSphere

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Couchbase
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
2 5 (26.32%) Gradle
3 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (21.05%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) Ant
4 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 3 (15.79%) Maven
5 2 (10.53%) Mockito
5 2 (10.53%) TestNG
5 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.26%) Gatling
6 1 (5.26%) JBehave
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) XML Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) JSP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
1 10 (52.63%) XML
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) J2EE
4 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 5 (26.32%) RESTful
4 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
5 4 (21.05%) JSON
5 4 (21.05%) XSLT
6 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
6 3 (15.79%) JAXB
6 3 (15.79%) JAX-WS
6 3 (15.79%) JDBC
6 3 (15.79%) POJO
6 3 (15.79%) SOAP
6 3 (15.79%) WSDL
7 2 (10.53%) Android SDK
7 2 (10.53%) Apache POI
7 2 (10.53%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.26%) STB
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (31.58%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) Kanban
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 3 (15.79%) Android Development
7 3 (15.79%) AOP
7 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Google