The first table below looks at the demand for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 16 April 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 County Antrim 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 20 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing JUnit 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.97% 1.71% 3.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.00% 18.18% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 24.27% 9.40% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 1
Average daily rate £400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JUnit
Northern Ireland

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JUnit across the County Antrim region.

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

JUnit
Top 22 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Build Forge
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Build Forge
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL