The first table below looks at the demand for TestNG 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 TestNG over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 201 207 219
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing TestNG 2 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.084% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.73% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 13
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £346 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
795 821 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.59% 11.54% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 619 621
Average daily rate £450 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +24.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
TestNG
London

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

TestNG
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 TestNG across the City of London region.

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JUnit
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Maven
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) Java EE
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Advertising
6 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) JMeter
7 1 (12.50%) Client/Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing TestNG 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 TestNG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Checkstyle
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) DbUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Mockito
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) FindBugs
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) GWT
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago