The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestNG
Rank 160 162 196
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +34
Contract jobs citing TestNG 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.029% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.19% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £450 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £550 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TestNG
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
594 532 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.56% 15.38% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 440 625
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing TestNG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) SDET
5 2 (33.33%) Finagle
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (33.33%) Ratpack
5 2 (33.33%) Sinatra
5 2 (33.33%) QA Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium
5 2 (33.33%) Kanban
5 2 (33.33%) Groovy
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Mockito
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
5 2 (33.33%) SimpleDB
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) HBase
1 2 (33.33%) MarkLogic
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) Neo4j
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (83.33%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Mockito
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Hudson
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) NUnit
4 1 (16.67%) PhantomJS
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer in Test
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Thrift
3 2 (33.33%) Finagle
3 2 (33.33%) Ratpack
3 2 (33.33%) Sinatra
4 1 (16.67%) Express
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) QA Automation
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Groovy
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SDET
2 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle