The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jMock
Rank 151 185 201
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +16
Contract jobs citing jMock 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.058% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 0.41% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £620 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +136.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £330
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
jMock
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
410 723 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.03% 14.06% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 578 548
Average daily rate £450 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -40.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) JTA
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) JTS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Murex
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) EAI
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Lightstreamer
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) EAI Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Middleware Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) JTA
1 3 (75.00%) JTS
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Murex MxML
2 2 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) Murex
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) GoldenSource
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (25.00%) Rally