The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit 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 JUnit over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 150 139 144
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing JUnit 58 60 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 1.03% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.44% 7.54% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 55
Average daily rate
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£493 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.45% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +149.12%
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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
780 796 823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.32% 13.71% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 626 613
Average daily rate £450 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JUnit
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 JUnit across the City of London region.

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JUnit
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 JUnit across the City of London region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 83 (95.40%) Java
2 59 (67.82%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (54.02%) Maven
4 43 (49.43%) TDD
5 41 (47.13%) Spring
6 38 (43.68%) Web Services
7 33 (37.93%) Scrum
8 31 (35.63%) BDD
9 27 (31.03%) Jenkins
10 25 (28.74%) Cucumber
10 25 (28.74%) Oracle
11 24 (27.59%) Mockito
11 24 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
13 22 (25.29%) Subversion
14 21 (24.14%) Selenium
14 21 (24.14%) SOAP
14 21 (24.14%) Tomcat
15 20 (22.99%) HTML
16 19 (21.84%) XML
16 19 (21.84%) OO
16 19 (21.84%) Eclipse
16 19 (21.84%) Finance
16 19 (21.84%) Hibernate
17 18 (20.69%) Software Engineering
17 18 (20.69%) SQL
17 18 (20.69%) J2EE
17 18 (20.69%) REST
18 17 (19.54%) SDLC
19 16 (18.39%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (24.14%) Tomcat
2 14 (16.09%) WebLogic
3 13 (14.94%) JBoss
4 10 (11.49%) Apache
5 7 (8.05%) Jetty
6 6 (6.90%) Confluence
6 6 (6.90%) Node.js
7 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.45%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (2.30%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.15%) Mule
10 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.15%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) SSL
1 4 (4.60%) Internet
1 4 (4.60%) Firewall
1 4 (4.60%) AMQP
2 1 (1.15%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.15%) LDAP
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 9 (10.34%) MySQL
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.90%) Big Data
5 5 (5.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.30%) Hazelcast
7 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.30%) DB2
7 2 (2.30%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.15%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.15%) Mahout
8 1 (1.15%) OLAP
8 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (54.02%) Maven
2 27 (31.03%) Jenkins
3 25 (28.74%) Cucumber
4 24 (27.59%) Mockito
5 22 (25.29%) Subversion
6 21 (24.14%) Selenium
7 19 (21.84%) Eclipse
8 16 (18.39%) Git (software)
9 15 (17.24%) JMeter
10 13 (14.94%) Gradle
11 12 (13.79%) JIRA
12 11 (12.64%) Ant
13 9 (10.34%) WebDriver
14 7 (8.05%) NUnit
15 6 (6.90%) TestNG
15 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
15 6 (6.90%) SoapUI
16 5 (5.75%) WebLOAD
17 4 (4.60%) CruiseControl
17 4 (4.60%) ClearCase
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
3 8 (9.20%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Back Office
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) Front Office
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (77.01%) Developer
2 51 (58.62%) Java Developer
3 16 (18.39%) Senior Developer
4 14 (16.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (9.20%) AWS Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Tester
7 4 (4.60%) Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Automation Tester
8 3 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.30%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.30%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.15%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.15%) Front Office Developer
10 1 (1.15%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.15%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.15%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.13%) Spring
2 38 (43.68%) Web Services
3 21 (24.14%) SOAP
4 20 (22.99%) HTML
5 19 (21.84%) XML
5 19 (21.84%) Hibernate
6 18 (20.69%) J2EE
6 18 (20.69%) REST
7 15 (17.24%) JMS
8 13 (14.94%) .NET
8 13 (14.94%) Java EE
9 12 (13.79%) RESTful
10 11 (12.64%) CSS
11 10 (11.49%) JSON
11 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
12 7 (8.05%) Guice
12 7 (8.05%) JSP
13 6 (6.90%) EJB
13 6 (6.90%) jQuery
14 5 (5.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Market Risk
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.60%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.45%) Derivative
5 2 (2.30%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.30%) Online Games
6 1 (1.15%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.15%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.15%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) UNIX
2 11 (12.64%) Linux
3 7 (8.05%) Windows
4 5 (5.75%) Solaris
5 4 (4.60%) Android
5 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (67.82%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (49.43%) TDD
3 33 (37.93%) Scrum
4 31 (35.63%) BDD
5 24 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (21.84%) OO
7 18 (20.69%) Software Engineering
8 17 (19.54%) SDLC
9 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
10 11 (12.64%) Open Source
11 10 (11.49%) Test Automation
11 10 (11.49%) Pair Programming
11 10 (11.49%) SOA
12 9 (10.34%) OOD
12 9 (10.34%) Multithreading
13 8 (9.20%) User Stories
13 8 (9.20%) UML
14 7 (8.05%) Test Scripting
15 6 (6.90%) Release Management
15 6 (6.90%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 83 (95.40%) Java
2 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.69%) SQL
4 14 (16.09%) Groovy
5 13 (14.94%) C#
6 12 (13.79%) Python
6 12 (13.79%) Ruby
7 7 (8.05%) Scala
8 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.30%) PHP
10 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.30%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (1.15%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.20%) Degree
3 6 (6.90%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
2 5 (5.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Docker
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.15%) Graphite
5 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Oracle
2 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.75%) VMware
3 5 (5.75%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.75%) SOASTA, Inc
4 4 (4.60%) CA
4 4 (4.60%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.45%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.30%) InterSystems
6 2 (2.30%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.30%) Reuters
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.30%) Splunk
7 1 (1.15%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.15%) HP
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + immediate start, extendable contract
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 25 days ago