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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 195 216 207
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing TestNG 3 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.084% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.73% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 14
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £346 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £493
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
797 821 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 11.55% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 617 619
Average daily rate £450 £402 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -5.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £582 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
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% -
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TestNG across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

TestNG Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 24 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%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) FindBugs
4 1 (12.50%) DbUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Mockito
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Checkstyle
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
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%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
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%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) GWT
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
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%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
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%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
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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