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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jMock
Rank 194 193 193
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing jMock 2 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 1.21% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Average daily rate
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£608 £575 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.65% +43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
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
765 745 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.69% 11.20% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 554 553
Average daily rate £428 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £579 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £36.86 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) JUnit
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Python
6 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) Data Management
6 5 (41.67%) Maven
6 5 (41.67%) Spring
6 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Hudson
7 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
7 4 (33.33%) Refactoring
7 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk
7 4 (33.33%) Market Risk
7 4 (33.33%) Banking
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) JDBC
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) VBA
8 3 (25.00%) JBoss
8 3 (25.00%) JMS
8 3 (25.00%) CruiseControl
8 3 (25.00%) Front Office
8 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (25.00%) JBoss
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JUnit
2 5 (41.67%) Maven
3 4 (33.33%) Hudson
4 3 (25.00%) CruiseControl
5 2 (16.67%) Mockito
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (8.33%) JBehave
6 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 1 (8.33%) DbUnit
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) JSUnit
6 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (8.33%) EasyMock
6 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (8.33%) Subversion
6 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) JDBC
2 3 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Apache CXF
4 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
4 1 (8.33%) PowerMock
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
4 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) JTA
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 4 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Data Management
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) User Stories
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) GoldenSource