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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank 153 192 195
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +3
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 0.77% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Median daily rate £550 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £388 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £493 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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
570 647 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.01% 11.81% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 516 639
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FitNesse across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

FitNesse Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 May 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 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
4 3 (42.86%) NUnit
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) LINQ
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) MSBuild
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter
5 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) AutoMapper
5 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Windows

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 (14.29%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
1 3 (42.86%) MSBuild
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer in Test
3 2 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) LINQ
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Autofac
2 2 (28.57%) AutoMapper
2 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Drools
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Case Management
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) EAI
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Solace