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 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 137 154 164
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs citing JUnit 60 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.99% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.51% 8.28% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 48
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £387 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £616
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £361 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
+83.22% -
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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
799 870 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.53% 11.99% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 641 537
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £21.46 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

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 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 30 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.

1 110 (94.02%) Java
2 80 (68.38%) Spring
3 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (43.59%) Oracle
4 51 (43.59%) Web Services
5 47 (40.17%) Hibernate
6 46 (39.32%) Maven
7 43 (36.75%) Banking
8 41 (35.04%) J2EE
9 39 (33.33%) SQL
10 36 (30.77%) TDD
10 36 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (29.06%) MVC
12 33 (28.21%) Investment Banking
13 32 (27.35%) Finance
14 31 (26.50%) Scrum
15 29 (24.79%) Unit Testing
16 28 (23.93%) Multithreading
16 28 (23.93%) Linux
17 25 (21.37%) OO
18 24 (20.51%) HTML
18 24 (20.51%) Java EE
18 24 (20.51%) BDD
19 23 (19.66%) JavaScript
19 23 (19.66%) JDBC
20 22 (18.80%) SOAP
21 21 (17.95%) UNIX
21 21 (17.95%) CruiseControl
21 21 (17.95%) Mockito
22 20 (17.09%) TeamCity

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
3 8 (6.84%) Apache
4 6 (5.13%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.42%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.71%) AquaLogic
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.85%) SAS
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.85%) Confluence
7 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.85%) Jetty
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Office
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) RMDS
1 2 (1.71%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) HTTP
2 2 (1.71%) LDAP
2 2 (1.71%) SSL
2 2 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) LAN
3 1 (0.85%) WAN
3 1 (0.85%) SNMP
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) Oracle Database
1 17 (14.53%) Relational Database
2 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.69%) MySQL
4 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.42%) Big Data
6 3 (2.56%) HBase
6 3 (2.56%) Redis
7 2 (1.71%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.71%) KDB
8 1 (0.85%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.85%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.85%) DB2
8 1 (0.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 46 (39.32%) Maven
2 21 (17.95%) CruiseControl
2 21 (17.95%) Mockito
3 20 (17.09%) TeamCity
4 17 (14.53%) Jenkins
5 16 (13.68%) Ant
6 14 (11.97%) Git (software)
6 14 (11.97%) jMock
7 13 (11.11%) Subversion
8 12 (10.26%) Selenium
9 11 (9.40%) Eclipse
10 9 (7.69%) JIRA
10 9 (7.69%) Hudson
11 7 (5.98%) Cucumber
12 5 (4.27%) TestNG
13 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (3.42%) Xcode
13 4 (3.42%) Apache Ivy
14 3 (2.56%) SoapUI
14 3 (2.56%) ClearCase
General
1 43 (36.75%) Banking
2 33 (28.21%) Investment Banking
3 32 (27.35%) Finance
4 17 (14.53%) Front Office
5 3 (2.56%) Back Office
5 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.71%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Publishing
6 2 (1.71%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 79 (67.52%) Developer
2 65 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.42%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.42%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) QA Leader
9 3 (2.56%) Java Swing Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Python Developer
10 2 (1.71%) Java Consultant
10 2 (1.71%) Integration Engineer
10 2 (1.71%) Web Developer
10 2 (1.71%) Consultant
10 2 (1.71%) Software Developer
10 2 (1.71%) Tester
10 2 (1.71%) C# Developer
10 2 (1.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (68.38%) Spring
2 51 (43.59%) Web Services
3 47 (40.17%) Hibernate
4 41 (35.04%) J2EE
5 24 (20.51%) HTML
5 24 (20.51%) Java EE
6 23 (19.66%) JDBC
7 22 (18.80%) SOAP
8 19 (16.24%) JMS
9 18 (15.38%) CSS
9 18 (15.38%) Spring MVC
10 17 (14.53%) XML
11 13 (11.11%) jQuery
11 13 (11.11%) HTML5
12 12 (10.26%) JPA
12 12 (10.26%) Struts
13 10 (8.55%) REST
14 9 (7.69%) JSP
14 9 (7.69%) .NET
15 8 (6.84%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Market Risk
2 13 (11.11%) Derivative
3 8 (6.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.27%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.56%) Equities
6 3 (2.56%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.71%) Open Source
8 1 (0.85%) Kindle
8 1 (0.85%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.93%) Linux
2 21 (17.95%) UNIX
3 7 (5.98%) Windows
4 4 (3.42%) Android
5 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.77%) TDD
2 36 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (29.06%) MVC
4 31 (26.50%) Scrum
5 29 (24.79%) Unit Testing
6 28 (23.93%) Multithreading
7 25 (21.37%) OO
8 24 (20.51%) BDD
9 18 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 17 (14.53%) UML
11 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
11 14 (11.97%) Business Analysis
12 13 (11.11%) Low Latency
13 10 (8.55%) Kanban
14 9 (7.69%) SOA
15 8 (6.84%) Web Development
16 7 (5.98%) Refactoring
16 7 (5.98%) User Stories
17 6 (5.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 110 (94.02%) Java
2 39 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (19.66%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.97%) C#
5 5 (4.27%) Python
6 4 (3.42%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.42%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.56%) ActionScript
7 3 (2.56%) VBA
7 3 (2.56%) C++
7 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.56%) Korn
7 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.71%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.71%) Groovy
8 2 (1.71%) Perl
8 2 (1.71%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) C
9 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.85%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) HDFS
2 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.56%) Puppet
1 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.71%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.85%) Salt
3 1 (0.85%) Oozie
Vendors
1 51 (43.59%) Oracle
2 11 (9.40%) TIBCO
3 8 (6.84%) Sybase
4 7 (5.98%) JBoss
5 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.42%) Perforce
6 4 (3.42%) ION Trading
7 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.56%) Splunk
8 2 (1.71%) HP
8 2 (1.71%) MarketAxess
8 2 (1.71%) Reuters
8 2 (1.71%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.85%) ATG
9 1 (0.85%) Canoo
9 1 (0.85%) hybris
9 1 (0.85%) Demandware
9 1 (0.85%) Vertica
9 1 (0.85%) Talend
9 1 (0.85%) GoldenSource
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