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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 129 130 152
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Contract jobs citing JUnit 23 60 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 1.19% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.57% 8.38% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 47 41
Average daily rate £499 £575 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.26% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £367 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £58.00 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.48%
JUnit
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
413 716 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.17% 14.22% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 574 543
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 £325 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
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 £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 84 (98.82%) Java
2 48 (56.47%) Spring
3 42 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (42.35%) Linux
4 36 (42.35%) Eclipse
5 33 (38.82%) Maven
6 32 (37.65%) SQL
7 30 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 29 (34.12%) TDD
9 28 (32.94%) Unix
10 27 (31.76%) Jenkins
11 26 (30.59%) Fixed Income
11 26 (30.59%) Gradle
12 25 (29.41%) Software Engineering
12 25 (29.41%) Mockito
13 24 (28.24%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (27.06%) JIRA
15 22 (25.88%) Scala
15 22 (25.88%) Scrum
16 21 (24.71%) Banking
16 21 (24.71%) Electronic Trading
16 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
17 20 (23.53%) Grid Computing
17 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
17 20 (23.53%) Functional Programming
18 18 (21.18%) OO
18 18 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (21.18%) Java EE
19 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing
19 16 (18.82%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (16.47%) JBoss
2 9 (10.59%) Node.js
2 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.24%) Apache
3 7 (8.24%) Confluence
4 6 (7.06%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.53%) Mule
6 2 (2.35%) Jetty
7 1 (1.18%) CMS
7 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.18%) Lightstreamer
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
1 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.41%) Big Data
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.06%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.06%) MySQL
5 5 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.71%) HBase
6 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.18%) DB2
9 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.18%) OLAP
9 1 (1.18%) Redis
9 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (42.35%) Eclipse
2 33 (38.82%) Maven
3 27 (31.76%) Jenkins
4 26 (30.59%) Gradle
5 25 (29.41%) Mockito
6 23 (27.06%) JIRA
7 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
8 13 (15.29%) Subversion
9 11 (12.94%) Selenium
10 10 (11.76%) Cucumber
11 7 (8.24%) EasyMock
12 6 (7.06%) Ant
13 5 (5.88%) IntelliJ
13 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (4.71%) jMock
15 3 (3.53%) FishEye
15 3 (3.53%) JBehave
15 3 (3.53%) RSpec
15 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (24.71%) Banking
2 16 (18.82%) Finance
3 12 (14.12%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Games
4 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.53%) Marketing
6 2 (2.35%) Front Office
6 2 (2.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.18%) Automotive
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Developer
2 44 (51.76%) Java Developer
3 25 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 20 (23.53%) Java Engineer
4 20 (23.53%) Java Scala Software Engineer
4 20 (23.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 20 (23.53%) Scala Software Engineer
5 18 (21.18%) Senior Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Agile Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Architect
8 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Development Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 3 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Software Development Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (56.47%) Spring
2 30 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 18 (21.18%) Java EE
4 16 (18.82%) JMS
4 16 (18.82%) Web Services
4 16 (18.82%) XML
5 15 (17.65%) J2EE
6 14 (16.47%) JSON
6 14 (16.47%) REST
7 13 (15.29%) SOAP
8 11 (12.94%) HTML
9 10 (11.76%) CSS
10 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
10 9 (10.59%) JPA
11 8 (9.41%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (8.24%) JAXB
13 6 (7.06%) JSP
13 6 (7.06%) RESTful
14 5 (5.88%) Cascading
14 5 (5.88%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.59%) Fixed Income
2 24 (28.24%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (23.53%) Grid Computing
4 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (4.71%) Derivative
7 4 (4.71%) Equities
8 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.53%) Market Risk
9 2 (2.35%) Life Science
9 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.18%) Clustering
10 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.18%) iPad
10 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.18%) RIA
10 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Linux
2 28 (32.94%) Unix
3 4 (4.71%) Windows
4 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Android
5 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.12%) TDD
3 25 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 22 (25.88%) Scrum
5 21 (24.71%) Electronic Trading
6 20 (23.53%) Functional Programming
7 18 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (21.18%) OO
8 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing
9 15 (17.65%) UML
10 14 (16.47%) BDD
11 11 (12.94%) Multithreading
12 10 (11.76%) Pair Programming
13 9 (10.59%) Automated Testing
14 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
14 7 (8.24%) Open Source
15 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
15 6 (7.06%) Kanban
15 6 (7.06%) OOD
15 6 (7.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (98.82%) Java
2 32 (37.65%) SQL
3 22 (25.88%) Scala
4 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.94%) Bash Shell
5 11 (12.94%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.41%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.88%) AWK
7 5 (5.88%) Groovy
7 5 (5.88%) sed
8 4 (4.71%) JPQL
8 4 (4.71%) PHP
8 4 (4.71%) Python
8 4 (4.71%) Ruby
9 3 (3.53%) Clojure
10 2 (2.35%) C#
10 2 (2.35%) C++
11 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) ISEB
2 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Oozie
2 2 (2.35%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle
2 4 (4.71%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.71%) hybris
2 4 (4.71%) Sybase
3 3 (3.53%) ATG
3 3 (3.53%) InterSystems
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.35%) Murex
4 2 (2.35%) Splunk
4 2 (2.35%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.18%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.18%) HP
5 1 (1.18%) IBM
5 1 (1.18%) Perforce
5 1 (1.18%) Rally
5 1 (1.18%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (1.18%) VMware
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £535.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, long term contracts
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: neg, long term
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 days ago