The table below looks at the statistics for QUnit 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 QUnit over the 3 months to 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QUnit
Rank 186 204 226
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +22
Contract jobs citing QUnit 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.034% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.08% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -20.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £388 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £388 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
738 806 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.02% 13.70% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 619 645
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £57.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -36.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

QUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QUnit across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

QUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QUnit
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 QUnit across the City of London region.

QUnit Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

QUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QUnit across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

QUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing QUnit 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 QUnit.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
1 8 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 8 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) Sinon.JS
1 8 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (87.50%) YUI
2 7 (87.50%) Ember.js
2 7 (87.50%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Ext JS
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Publishing
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) OOCSS
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing QUnit 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 QUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 8 (100.00%) Sinon.JS
1 8 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (87.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) YUI
2 7 (87.50%) Ember.js
2 7 (87.50%) Ext JS
3 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Smarty
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Mustache
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) OOCSS
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £635 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 20 days ago