The first table below looks at the demand for jMock 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 jMock over the 3 months to 29 July 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 City of London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jMock
Rank 184 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Contract jobs citing jMock 11 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.38% 0.73% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 9
Average daily rate
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£600 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £548 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
800 822 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.74% 11.57% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 618 618
Average daily rate £450 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +24.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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jMock
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

jMock Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

jMock
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 jMock across the City of London region.

jMock Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

jMock
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jMock across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

jMock Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing jMock 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 jMock.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) JUnit
3 12 (75.00%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) JMS
6 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) Front Office
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Maven
8 5 (31.25%) Banking
8 5 (31.25%) Java EE
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (31.25%) OO
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) Sybase
8 5 (31.25%) J2EE
8 5 (31.25%) UNIX
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
9 4 (25.00%) UML
9 4 (25.00%) MySQL
9 4 (25.00%) JBoss
9 4 (25.00%) Middleware
9 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (25.00%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing jMock 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 jMock. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) JUnit
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (18.75%) Hudson
4 3 (18.75%) CruiseControl
5 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (12.50%) Mockito
6 1 (6.25%) EasyMock
6 1 (6.25%) DbUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Front Office
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Real Time Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) JMS
3 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) Java EE
5 4 (25.00%) Middleware
6 3 (18.75%) JTS
6 3 (18.75%) JDBC
6 3 (18.75%) JTA
6 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
6 3 (18.75%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
8 1 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (6.25%) Rendezvous
8 1 (6.25%) WCF
8 1 (6.25%) jQuery
8 1 (6.25%) Apache Wicket
8 1 (6.25%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
3 2 (12.50%) Market Risk
3 2 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) EAI
7 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Change Control
8 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Sybase
3 4 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (12.50%) Murex
4 2 (12.50%) Fidessa
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft