The first table below looks at the demand for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Chester region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 34 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing JUnit 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.07% 0.69% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.02% 16.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 18.01% 4.14% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Average daily rate £369 £345 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JUnit
Cheshire

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JUnit across the Chester region.

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Chester

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Servlets
3 8 (80.00%) HTTP
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) Apache
4 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) Jetty
4 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Maven
4 7 (70.00%) CentOS
4 7 (70.00%) nginx
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (70.00%) Open Source
4 7 (70.00%) Ruby
4 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (70.00%) Puppet
4 7 (70.00%) Hudson
4 7 (70.00%) OpenStack
4 7 (70.00%) Route 53
4 7 (70.00%) Big Data
4 7 (70.00%) Jenkins

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (70.00%) Jetty
2 7 (70.00%) nginx
2 7 (70.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (20.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (70.00%) Route 53
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (70.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Maven
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (70.00%) Hudson
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Servlets
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) JSP
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) WSDL
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) JAX-RPC
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) ICEfaces
2 3 (30.00%) RichFaces
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Axis
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) JSF
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) RIA
2 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) JVM Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
4 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%) Red Hat
1 7 (70.00%) RightScale
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Perforce
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
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