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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestNG
Rank 165 195 209
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +14
Contract jobs citing TestNG 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.085% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% 0.68% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £460 £380 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -23.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%
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
585 735 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.54% 12.56% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 603 592
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

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 1 July 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Mockito
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) HBase
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Kafka
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Linux

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%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) HBase
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) MarkLogic
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Mockito
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Dropwizard
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (16.67%) Ehcache
3 1 (16.67%) Finagle
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Ratpack
3 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Garbage Collection
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Affiliate Network
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle