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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 147 155 165
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing JUnit 56 71 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 0.99% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.07% 8.34% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 52 51
Average daily rate
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£513 £481 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £624 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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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
792 851 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.41% 11.89% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 632 542
Average daily rate £438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £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 £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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.

1 114 (94.21%) Java
2 85 (70.25%) Spring
3 54 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (44.63%) Oracle
4 52 (42.98%) Web Services
4 52 (42.98%) Hibernate
5 49 (40.50%) Maven
6 44 (36.36%) TDD
7 42 (34.71%) J2EE
8 41 (33.88%) Banking
9 37 (30.58%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (28.93%) Finance
11 33 (27.27%) MVC
11 33 (27.27%) SQL
11 33 (27.27%) Investment Banking
12 30 (24.79%) Scrum
12 30 (24.79%) Linux
13 27 (22.31%) Unit Testing
13 27 (22.31%) Java EE
14 26 (21.49%) Multithreading
14 26 (21.49%) OO
14 26 (21.49%) BDD
15 25 (20.66%) HTML
16 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
16 24 (19.83%) JDBC
16 24 (19.83%) UNIX
17 22 (18.18%) CruiseControl
17 22 (18.18%) Mockito
18 21 (17.36%) Oracle Database
18 21 (17.36%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 12 (9.92%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (8.26%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.44%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.61%) Apache
5 6 (4.96%) TIBCO EMS
6 5 (4.13%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (2.48%) AquaLogic
8 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.65%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.83%) Confluence
9 1 (0.83%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.83%) Jetty
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.83%) SAS
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Office
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) RMDS
1 2 (1.65%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) HTTP
2 4 (3.31%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.65%) SSL
3 2 (1.65%) Internet
3 2 (1.65%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.83%) AMQP
4 1 (0.83%) Firewall
4 1 (0.83%) LAN
4 1 (0.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) Oracle Database
2 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.40%) Relational Database
4 11 (9.09%) MySQL
4 11 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.79%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.13%) KDB
7 4 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.48%) Redis
8 3 (2.48%) Big Data
9 2 (1.65%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.65%) HBase
9 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.83%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.83%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.83%) OLAP
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 49 (40.50%) Maven
2 22 (18.18%) CruiseControl
2 22 (18.18%) Mockito
3 20 (16.53%) TeamCity
4 17 (14.05%) jMock
4 17 (14.05%) Ant
4 17 (14.05%) Jenkins
5 16 (13.22%) Subversion
6 11 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 11 (9.09%) Hudson
7 10 (8.26%) Selenium
8 8 (6.61%) Eclipse
8 8 (6.61%) JIRA
9 7 (5.79%) Cucumber
10 5 (4.13%) TestNG
11 4 (3.31%) Apache Ivy
12 3 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (2.48%) FitNesse
12 3 (2.48%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.48%) Xcode
General
1 41 (33.88%) Banking
2 35 (28.93%) Finance
3 33 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 21 (17.36%) Front Office
5 3 (2.48%) Back Office
5 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Publishing
6 2 (1.65%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 79 (65.29%) Developer
2 66 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Architect
7 5 (4.13%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.31%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.31%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) QA Leader
9 3 (2.48%) Python Developer
9 3 (2.48%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (2.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.48%) Java Swing Developer
10 2 (1.65%) Java Consultant
10 2 (1.65%) Integration Engineer
10 2 (1.65%) Software Developer
10 2 (1.65%) Tester
10 2 (1.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (70.25%) Spring
2 52 (42.98%) Hibernate
2 52 (42.98%) Web Services
3 42 (34.71%) J2EE
4 27 (22.31%) Java EE
5 25 (20.66%) HTML
6 24 (19.83%) JDBC
7 21 (17.36%) SOAP
8 20 (16.53%) CSS
9 18 (14.88%) JMS
9 18 (14.88%) Spring MVC
10 16 (13.22%) HTML5
10 16 (13.22%) XML
11 15 (12.40%) jQuery
12 14 (11.57%) JPA
13 12 (9.92%) REST
14 11 (9.09%) Struts
15 8 (6.61%) JSP
15 8 (6.61%) Spring Web Flow
15 8 (6.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Market Risk
2 10 (8.26%) Derivative
3 7 (5.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (4.96%) Fixed Income
4 6 (4.96%) Credit Risk
5 5 (4.13%) User Experience
6 4 (3.31%) Arduino
6 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.48%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.65%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.83%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.79%) Linux
2 24 (19.83%) UNIX
3 7 (5.79%) Windows
4 5 (4.13%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.48%) Android
5 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (36.36%) TDD
3 37 (30.58%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (27.27%) MVC
5 30 (24.79%) Scrum
6 27 (22.31%) Unit Testing
7 26 (21.49%) BDD
7 26 (21.49%) Multithreading
7 26 (21.49%) OO
8 19 (15.70%) UML
9 18 (14.88%) Risk Management
10 16 (13.22%) Low Latency
11 15 (12.40%) Business Analysis
12 13 (10.74%) Software Engineering
13 11 (9.09%) Kanban
14 7 (5.79%) Test Automation
14 7 (5.79%) Web Development
14 7 (5.79%) Refactoring
14 7 (5.79%) SOA
15 6 (4.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 114 (94.21%) Java
2 33 (27.27%) SQL
3 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.57%) C#
5 7 (5.79%) Objective-C
6 6 (4.96%) C++
7 5 (4.13%) Python
7 5 (4.13%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.31%) VB
8 4 (3.31%) Korn
9 3 (2.48%) Groovy
9 3 (2.48%) Bourne shell
9 3 (2.48%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.48%) VBA
9 3 (2.48%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.65%) Perl
10 2 (1.65%) PHP
10 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.65%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (8.26%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.83%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) HDFS
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.48%) Puppet
1 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (44.63%) Oracle
2 13 (10.74%) Sybase
2 13 (10.74%) TIBCO
3 9 (7.44%) JBoss
4 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.79%) ION Trading
6 4 (3.31%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.48%) Murex
7 3 (2.48%) Fidessa
7 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.48%) Perforce
8 2 (1.65%) MarketAxess
8 2 (1.65%) Splunk
8 2 (1.65%) HP
8 2 (1.65%) IBM
8 2 (1.65%) Reuters
9 1 (0.83%) ATG
9 1 (0.83%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.83%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.83%) Google
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