The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank 165 186 189
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 1 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.066% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.43% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 17
Median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.63% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FitNesse
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
614 696 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.22% 15.29% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 571 649
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing FitNesse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FitNesse across the City of London region.

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

FitNesse
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse across the City of London region.

FitNesse Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse 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 City of London region with a requirement for FitNesse.

1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) REST

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Geb
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) WATIR
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Autofac
1 1 (25.00%) AutoMapper
1 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) LINQ
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) SDET
2 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Green Hat
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter