The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 134 148 161
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing JUnit 60 70 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 0.99% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.09% 8.61% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 54
Average daily rate
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£550 £463 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% +3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £368 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+82.05% -2.50%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
742 813 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.04% 11.52% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 616 602
Average daily rate £450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +26.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 11 July 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 11 July 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.

1 132 (95.65%) Java
2 98 (71.01%) Spring
3 58 (42.03%) Maven
3 58 (42.03%) Web Services
4 56 (40.58%) Hibernate
5 55 (39.86%) Finance
6 51 (36.96%) TDD
7 47 (34.06%) Oracle
8 46 (33.33%) Banking
9 44 (31.88%) SQL
10 41 (29.71%) Java EE
11 40 (28.99%) Scrum
12 38 (27.54%) J2EE
13 37 (26.81%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (25.36%) MVC
16 34 (24.64%) HTML
17 32 (23.19%) SOAP
18 31 (22.46%) JMS
19 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
19 30 (21.74%) Investment Banking
20 29 (21.01%) Front Office
21 28 (20.29%) OO
22 27 (19.57%) Linux
22 27 (19.57%) JPA
23 26 (18.84%) Multithreading
23 26 (18.84%) UML
24 25 (18.12%) CSS
24 25 (18.12%) Fixed Income
24 25 (18.12%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 16 (11.59%) WebLogic
2 14 (10.14%) Oracle Coherence
3 10 (7.25%) Apache
4 9 (6.52%) TIBCO EMS
5 8 (5.80%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.62%) AquaLogic
6 5 (3.62%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (3.62%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (2.17%) Confluence
8 2 (1.45%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.45%) CMS
8 2 (1.45%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.45%) Jetty
8 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.45%) MTS
8 2 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.72%) Escenic
9 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) RMDS
1 2 (1.45%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.70%) HTTP
2 7 (5.07%) SSL
3 5 (3.62%) LDAP
4 4 (2.90%) Bluetooth
4 4 (2.90%) Firewall
5 3 (2.17%) Internet
5 3 (2.17%) LAN
5 3 (2.17%) WAN
5 3 (2.17%) FTP
5 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.17%) DNS
5 3 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.72%) VPN
6 1 (0.72%) NetScreen
6 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.72%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.87%) NoSQL
2 15 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 13 (9.42%) KDB
4 11 (7.97%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.97%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.25%) MySQL
6 4 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.17%) Big Data
7 3 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.45%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.45%) HBase
8 2 (1.45%) Redis
8 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.72%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.72%) DB2
9 1 (0.72%) OLAP
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 58 (42.03%) Maven
2 24 (17.39%) Ant
2 24 (17.39%) Mockito
3 20 (14.49%) Selenium
3 20 (14.49%) Jenkins
4 16 (11.59%) Subversion
5 14 (10.14%) Apache Ivy
5 14 (10.14%) Hudson
6 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
7 12 (8.70%) jMock
7 12 (8.70%) CruiseControl
8 11 (7.97%) JIRA
8 11 (7.97%) TeamCity
9 10 (7.25%) WebDriver
10 8 (5.80%) Cucumber
11 7 (5.07%) SoapUI
11 7 (5.07%) TestNG
11 7 (5.07%) Eclipse
12 5 (3.62%) JMeter
13 4 (2.90%) NUnit
General
1 55 (39.86%) Finance
2 46 (33.33%) Banking
3 30 (21.74%) Investment Banking
4 29 (21.01%) Front Office
5 6 (4.35%) Back Office
6 3 (2.17%) Advertising
7 2 (1.45%) Publishing
7 2 (1.45%) Games
7 2 (1.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (69.57%) Developer
2 83 (60.14%) Java Developer
3 15 (10.87%) Architect
4 14 (10.14%) Senior Developer
5 12 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (5.07%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.62%) Team Leader
7 5 (3.62%) Applications Support
7 5 (3.62%) Technical Architect
7 5 (3.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (3.62%) Java Team Leader
8 4 (2.90%) Tester
8 4 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (2.90%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (2.17%) Lead Architect
9 3 (2.17%) Middleware Developer
10 2 (1.45%) QA Engineer
10 2 (1.45%) Java Consultant
10 2 (1.45%) Automation Tester
10 2 (1.45%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (71.01%) Spring
2 58 (42.03%) Web Services
3 56 (40.58%) Hibernate
4 41 (29.71%) Java EE
5 38 (27.54%) J2EE
6 34 (24.64%) HTML
7 32 (23.19%) SOAP
8 31 (22.46%) JMS
9 27 (19.57%) JPA
10 25 (18.12%) CSS
11 21 (15.22%) XML
12 20 (14.49%) Struts
13 17 (12.32%) HTML5
14 16 (11.59%) Spring Web Flow
15 15 (10.87%) jQuery
15 15 (10.87%) Spring MVC
16 12 (8.70%) JDBC
17 11 (7.97%) JSON
18 10 (7.25%) REST
19 9 (6.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) Fixed Income
2 14 (10.14%) Market Risk
3 10 (7.25%) Derivative
4 8 (5.80%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.07%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.90%) Arduino
6 4 (2.90%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.90%) Open Source
7 3 (2.17%) iPad
7 3 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.72%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.72%) Online Games
9 1 (0.72%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.57%) Linux
2 24 (17.39%) UNIX
3 6 (4.35%) Windows
4 4 (2.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.45%) Android
7 1 (0.72%) OpenSolaris
7 1 (0.72%) AIX
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
7 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.72%) SUSE
7 1 (0.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) TDD
2 40 (28.99%) Scrum
3 37 (26.81%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (25.36%) MVC
6 28 (20.29%) OO
7 26 (18.84%) UML
7 26 (18.84%) Multithreading
8 25 (18.12%) Unit Testing
9 21 (15.22%) BDD
10 18 (13.04%) Analytics
11 16 (11.59%) Test Automation
12 14 (10.14%) Low Latency
13 12 (8.70%) Kanban
13 12 (8.70%) Risk Management
13 12 (8.70%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.80%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.80%) Mobile Commerce
15 7 (5.07%) OOP
15 7 (5.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 132 (95.65%) Java
2 44 (31.88%) SQL
3 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 23 (16.67%) C#
5 13 (9.42%) C++
6 12 (8.70%) VB
6 12 (8.70%) Groovy
7 8 (5.80%) Python
8 7 (5.07%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.07%) Objective-C
8 7 (5.07%) Korn
8 7 (5.07%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.62%) Bourne shell
9 5 (3.62%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.90%) XPath
11 3 (2.17%) Ruby
11 3 (2.17%) XQuery
11 3 (2.17%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.72%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.72%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) HDFS
2 3 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.72%) Snort
3 1 (0.72%) Squid
3 1 (0.72%) Xen
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) qmail
3 1 (0.72%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.72%) OpenSSH
3 1 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.17%) Puppet
1 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.72%) Salt
2 1 (0.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 47 (34.06%) Oracle
2 24 (17.39%) Sybase
3 22 (15.94%) TIBCO
4 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (10.14%) ION Trading
6 11 (7.97%) JBoss
7 6 (4.35%) Bloomberg
8 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.17%) Murex
8 3 (2.17%) Fidessa
9 2 (1.45%) HP
9 2 (1.45%) Reuters
9 2 (1.45%) eSpeed
9 2 (1.45%) InterSystems
9 2 (1.45%) Perforce
9 2 (1.45%) Tradeweb
9 2 (1.45%) MarketAxess
9 2 (1.45%) Splunk
9 2 (1.45%) IBM
10 1 (0.72%) Vertica
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £650 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago