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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 149 134 145
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 52 60 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 1.04% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.02% 8.03% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 46 50
Average daily rate
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£475 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £388 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £625 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +82.05%
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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
741 747 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.70% 12.98% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 582 611
Average daily rate £450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 88 (96.70%) Java
2 55 (60.44%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (45.05%) Spring
3 41 (45.05%) Maven
4 35 (38.46%) TDD
5 33 (36.26%) Web Services
6 27 (29.67%) Scrum
7 26 (28.57%) BDD
8 24 (26.37%) Oracle
9 23 (25.27%) Jenkins
10 22 (24.18%) Finance
10 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (23.08%) Subversion
11 21 (23.08%) Selenium
11 21 (23.08%) SOAP
11 21 (23.08%) UNIX
11 21 (23.08%) OO
12 20 (21.98%) Linux
12 20 (21.98%) Eclipse
12 20 (21.98%) J2EE
12 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
12 20 (21.98%) HTML
12 20 (21.98%) Hibernate
12 20 (21.98%) Mockito
12 20 (21.98%) Cucumber
13 19 (20.88%) SQL
13 19 (20.88%) Ant
14 18 (19.78%) XML
14 18 (19.78%) Tomcat
15 17 (18.68%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (19.78%) Tomcat
2 14 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 11 (12.09%) JBoss
3 11 (12.09%) Apache
4 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.40%) Jetty
4 4 (4.40%) Confluence
4 4 (4.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.30%) Node.js
5 3 (3.30%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (2.20%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.10%) CMS
7 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) SSL
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
1 5 (5.49%) Firewall
2 4 (4.40%) AMQP
3 2 (2.20%) HTTP
4 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.10%) LDAP
4 1 (1.10%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle Database
2 9 (9.89%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.59%) MySQL
5 6 (6.59%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.59%) Big Data
6 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.30%) DB2
8 3 (3.30%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.20%) Hazelcast
10 1 (1.10%) Triplestore
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.10%) OLAP
10 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (45.05%) Maven
2 23 (25.27%) Jenkins
3 21 (23.08%) Subversion
3 21 (23.08%) Selenium
4 20 (21.98%) Eclipse
4 20 (21.98%) Mockito
4 20 (21.98%) Cucumber
5 19 (20.88%) Ant
6 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
7 14 (15.38%) TeamCity
7 14 (15.38%) JIRA
8 11 (12.09%) JMeter
9 10 (10.99%) CruiseControl
10 9 (9.89%) TestNG
11 8 (8.79%) WebDriver
11 8 (8.79%) Gradle
12 7 (7.69%) NUnit
13 5 (5.49%) WebLOAD
13 5 (5.49%) Hudson
14 4 (4.40%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Banking
3 10 (10.99%) Front Office
4 7 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.40%) Retail
5 4 (4.40%) Back Office
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.20%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Marketing
7 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) Electronics
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Advertising
7 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (75.82%) Developer
2 54 (59.34%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (5.49%) AWS Developer
6 3 (3.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (3.30%) Analyst
6 3 (3.30%) Architect
7 2 (2.20%) Tester
7 2 (2.20%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.20%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.20%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.20%) Android Developer
7 2 (2.20%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.10%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.10%) WPF Developer
8 1 (1.10%) Semantic Web Developer
8 1 (1.10%) Scala Developer
8 1 (1.10%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (1.10%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.05%) Spring
2 33 (36.26%) Web Services
3 21 (23.08%) SOAP
4 20 (21.98%) HTML
4 20 (21.98%) J2EE
4 20 (21.98%) Hibernate
5 18 (19.78%) XML
6 14 (15.38%) JMS
6 14 (15.38%) REST
7 13 (14.29%) RESTful
8 12 (13.19%) .NET
8 12 (13.19%) CSS
9 11 (12.09%) Java EE
9 11 (12.09%) JSON
10 8 (8.79%) JDBC
11 7 (7.69%) JSP
12 6 (6.59%) Swing
12 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
13 5 (5.49%) EJB
14 4 (4.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Derivative
2 7 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.59%) Market Risk
4 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.40%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.20%) Online Games
7 2 (2.20%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.20%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.10%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.10%) Equities
8 1 (1.10%) DTV
8 1 (1.10%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.10%) FMCG
8 1 (1.10%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) UNIX
2 20 (21.98%) Linux
3 9 (9.89%) Windows
4 6 (6.59%) Solaris
5 5 (5.49%) Android
6 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (60.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.46%) TDD
3 27 (29.67%) Scrum
4 26 (28.57%) BDD
5 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (23.08%) OO
7 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
7 16 (17.58%) SDLC
8 11 (12.09%) OOD
8 11 (12.09%) SOA
9 10 (10.99%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.99%) Open Source
10 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
11 7 (7.69%) Release Management
11 7 (7.69%) Multithreading
11 7 (7.69%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.69%) User Stories
11 7 (7.69%) UML
12 6 (6.59%) Pair Programming
13 5 (5.49%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 88 (96.70%) Java
2 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.88%) SQL
4 11 (12.09%) C#
5 9 (9.89%) Groovy
6 7 (7.69%) Python
7 6 (6.59%) Ruby
8 5 (5.49%) Scala
9 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.20%) Lua
11 2 (2.20%) C++
11 2 (2.20%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.10%) VB
12 1 (1.10%) Perl
12 1 (1.10%) PHP
12 1 (1.10%) SPARQL
12 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.79%) Degree
3 6 (6.59%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) GridGain
1 3 (3.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Puppet
1 5 (5.49%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (3.30%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.10%) Graphite
4 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (26.37%) Oracle
2 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.49%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.49%) CA
4 4 (4.40%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.30%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.20%) Reuters
6 2 (2.20%) Sybase
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.20%) VMware
6 2 (2.20%) Splunk
6 2 (2.20%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (1.10%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.10%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.10%) Google
7 1 (1.10%) hybris
7 1 (1.10%) Adobe
7 1 (1.10%) HP
7 1 (1.10%) SAP
7 1 (1.10%) InterSystems
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