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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 68 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.35% 1.20% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.17% 13.51% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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
58 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.71% 8.85% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 42 61
Average daily rate £335 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £413 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Average hourly rate £32.00 £35.78 £40.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.78 £37.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £47.50 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 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 +2 2 £400 +6.66% 3
Knutsford - - - - 2
Northwich - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Servlets
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) Jetty
3 7 (70.00%) CentOS
3 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (70.00%) Ruby
3 7 (70.00%) nginx
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (70.00%) RightScale
3 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (70.00%) Puppet
3 7 (70.00%) Hudson
3 7 (70.00%) OpenStack
3 7 (70.00%) Route 53
3 7 (70.00%) Big Data
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 7 (70.00%) Vagrant
3 7 (70.00%) JVM Tuning
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) DHCP
3 7 (70.00%) HTTP
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (70.00%) Jetty
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (70.00%) nginx
1 7 (70.00%) OpenStack
1 7 (70.00%) Apache
1 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (70.00%) Route 53
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) HTTP
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Big Data
1 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (70.00%) Hudson
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Canoo WebTest
3 1 (10.00%) HtmlUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Servlets
2 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Struts
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Stripes Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Struts2
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) JSTL
4 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) J2SE
4 1 (10.00%) WebWork
4 1 (10.00%) DHTML
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) JVM Tuning
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) RightScale
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Canoo
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