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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 182 204 211
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 17 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.15% 2.66% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 9
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£485 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £330 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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
792 864 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.45% 12.00% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 641 533
Average daily rate £430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £55.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £40.72 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 27 (87.10%) Selenium
2 23 (74.19%) QA
2 23 (74.19%) C#
3 22 (70.97%) Finance
4 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (51.61%) SQL
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
6 13 (41.94%) .NET
7 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
7 11 (35.48%) TDD
7 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
8 10 (32.26%) Cucumber
9 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
10 7 (22.58%) BDD
10 7 (22.58%) Banking
10 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
10 7 (22.58%) Investment Banking
10 7 (22.58%) Java
10 7 (22.58%) Fixed Income
11 6 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (19.35%) Scrum
11 6 (19.35%) NUnit
11 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
12 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
12 5 (16.13%) XML
12 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
13 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
13 4 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Confluence
1 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) DTS
2 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (87.10%) Selenium
2 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
2 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (32.26%) Cucumber
4 6 (19.35%) NUnit
5 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
5 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
6 4 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (9.68%) JUnit
8 2 (6.45%) WATIR
8 2 (6.45%) JIRA
8 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
9 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.23%) Sahi
9 1 (3.23%) Concordion
9 1 (3.23%) Maven
9 1 (3.23%) Subversion
9 1 (3.23%) WinRunner
9 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
9 1 (3.23%) ClearQuest
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
2 7 (22.58%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Test Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Tester
6 4 (12.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) QA Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) QA Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Tester
8 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Test Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Agile Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Agile Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 4 (12.90%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.23%) FIXML
6 1 (3.23%) JMS
6 1 (3.23%) Mustache
6 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Fixed Income
2 6 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Derivative
3 2 (6.45%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Spread Betting
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) TDD
2 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
4 7 (22.58%) BDD
4 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.90%) System Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Kanban
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.68%) Test Management
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Project Management
9 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Analytics
9 2 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) XPath
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (74.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Trayport
4 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.23%) OpenLink
4 1 (3.23%) Murex
4 1 (3.23%) Fidessa
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
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