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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 195 201 192
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 5 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.77% 1.24% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 13
Average daily rate
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£475 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £285 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
653 809 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.76% 13.21% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 639 633
Average daily rate £432 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
1 6 (85.71%) SpecFlow
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Back Office
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
1 6 (85.71%) SpecFlow
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) MSTest
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
1 2 (28.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft