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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 136 156 131
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -25
Contract jobs citing JUnit 61 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.20% 0.88% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.34% 6.98% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 50
Average daily rate
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£563 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +68.08%
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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
731 745 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.40% 12.60% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 552 533
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £58.11 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 110 (93.22%) Java
2 76 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (53.39%) Spring
4 47 (39.83%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (38.14%) TDD
6 35 (29.66%) Maven
7 34 (28.81%) Selenium
7 34 (28.81%) SQL
8 33 (27.97%) Git (software)
9 32 (27.12%) TeamCity
9 32 (27.12%) UNIX
9 32 (27.12%) Linux
10 29 (24.58%) J2EE
10 29 (24.58%) Mockito
11 28 (23.73%) BDD
11 28 (23.73%) Ant
11 28 (23.73%) Web Services
12 27 (22.88%) JDBC
12 27 (22.88%) Oracle
12 27 (22.88%) Hibernate
13 26 (22.03%) CruiseControl
13 26 (22.03%) Front Office
13 26 (22.03%) Jenkins
14 24 (20.34%) Scrum
15 23 (19.49%) Banking
15 23 (19.49%) Subversion
15 23 (19.49%) Derivative
15 23 (19.49%) Multithreading
15 23 (19.49%) XML
16 22 (18.64%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (11.86%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.32%) Adobe CQ
3 6 (5.08%) JBoss
4 5 (4.24%) Apache
4 5 (4.24%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.39%) CMS
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.85%) Mule
7 1 (0.85%) Confluence
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.85%) Node.js
7 1 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) MS Office
2 2 (1.69%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.69%) ATM
2 2 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) LDAP
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) SNMP
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.85%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.93%) KDB
5 7 (5.93%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.08%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (4.24%) MySQL
8 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.54%) DB2
10 2 (1.69%) Big Data
10 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.85%) HBase
11 1 (0.85%) Redis
11 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (29.66%) Maven
2 34 (28.81%) Selenium
3 33 (27.97%) Git (software)
4 32 (27.12%) TeamCity
5 29 (24.58%) Mockito
6 28 (23.73%) Ant
7 26 (22.03%) CruiseControl
7 26 (22.03%) Jenkins
8 23 (19.49%) Subversion
9 20 (16.95%) JIRA
9 20 (16.95%) WebDriver
10 18 (15.25%) Cucumber
11 17 (14.41%) Hudson
12 14 (11.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (11.86%) Eclipse
13 13 (11.02%) SoapUI
13 13 (11.02%) JBehave
13 13 (11.02%) TestNG
14 8 (6.78%) jMock
15 4 (3.39%) IntelliJ
General
1 26 (22.03%) Front Office
2 23 (19.49%) Banking
3 19 (16.10%) Investment Banking
4 15 (12.71%) Finance
5 6 (5.08%) Retail
6 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.54%) Publishing
8 2 (1.69%) Marketing
9 1 (0.85%) Back Office
9 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.85%) Electronics
9 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (67.80%) Developer
2 66 (55.93%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.17%) Senior Developer
4 10 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (6.78%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) Tester
7 5 (4.24%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Hybris Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (2.54%) Automation Tester
9 3 (2.54%) QA Automation Engineer
10 2 (1.69%) QA Leader
10 2 (1.69%) Java Swing Developer
10 2 (1.69%) QA Engineer
10 2 (1.69%) Integration Engineer
10 2 (1.69%) Web Developer
10 2 (1.69%) Analyst
11 1 (0.85%) Lead Developer
11 1 (0.85%) Test Manager
11 1 (0.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (53.39%) Spring
2 29 (24.58%) J2EE
3 28 (23.73%) Web Services
4 27 (22.88%) JDBC
4 27 (22.88%) Hibernate
5 23 (19.49%) XML
6 21 (17.80%) HTML
7 18 (15.25%) CSS
8 15 (12.71%) Swing
8 15 (12.71%) JSP
8 15 (12.71%) SOAP
8 15 (12.71%) Spring MVC
9 14 (11.86%) jQuery
10 13 (11.02%) JMS
10 13 (11.02%) RESTful
11 10 (8.47%) Servlets
12 9 (7.63%) HTML5
12 9 (7.63%) REST
13 8 (6.78%) Java EE
14 7 (5.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Derivative
2 17 (14.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (8.47%) Fixed Income
4 9 (7.63%) Market Risk
5 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.54%) Equities
7 3 (2.54%) FMCG
7 3 (2.54%) Open Source
7 3 (2.54%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.69%) Kindle
8 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.69%) W3C
8 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.85%) AS400
9 1 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.12%) UNIX
1 32 (27.12%) Linux
2 7 (5.93%) Windows
3 3 (2.54%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Solaris
4 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.83%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (38.14%) TDD
4 28 (23.73%) BDD
5 24 (20.34%) Scrum
6 23 (19.49%) Multithreading
7 18 (15.25%) MVC
8 17 (14.41%) Unit Testing
9 16 (13.56%) OO
10 14 (11.86%) Low Latency
11 12 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 11 (9.32%) Web Development
12 11 (9.32%) E-Commerce
12 11 (9.32%) SOA
12 11 (9.32%) Test Automation
13 9 (7.63%) Analytics
14 8 (6.78%) Waterfall
14 8 (6.78%) Use Case
14 8 (6.78%) Kanban
14 8 (6.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (93.22%) Java
2 34 (28.81%) SQL
3 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.17%) C#
5 10 (8.47%) C++
6 9 (7.63%) Scala
7 8 (6.78%) Groovy
7 8 (6.78%) VB
8 5 (4.24%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.39%) Python
10 3 (2.54%) Perl
11 2 (1.69%) Lua
11 2 (1.69%) Ruby
12 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.85%) VBA
12 1 (0.85%) PHP
12 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.85%) XQuery
12 1 (0.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (6.78%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) ISEB
3 6 (5.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.85%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.64%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.85%) Oozie
Vendors
1 27 (22.88%) Oracle
2 11 (9.32%) Sybase
3 10 (8.47%) TIBCO
4 8 (6.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.93%) ION Trading
6 6 (5.08%) HP
7 5 (4.24%) Adobe
7 5 (4.24%) hybris
8 3 (2.54%) IBM
9 2 (1.69%) Canoo
9 2 (1.69%) Perforce
9 2 (1.69%) Calypso
9 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.85%) SAP
10 1 (0.85%) CA
10 1 (0.85%) GoldenSource
10 1 (0.85%) Google
10 1 (0.85%) ATG
10 1 (0.85%) Axway
10 1 (0.85%) Splunk
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