The first table below looks at the demand for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 18 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 East of England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 110 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing JUnit 34 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.67% 3.08% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -2.50%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
392 227 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.43% 10.08% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 123 171
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 58
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.67 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.90% -7.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £16.15 £26.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £51.35 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
JUnit
England

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the East of England region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 12 £413 - 2
Suffolk - 7 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £388 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £288 -
Norfolk +8 1 - - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 26 (68.42%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) Ant
3 18 (47.37%) XML
4 17 (44.74%) Linux
4 17 (44.74%) SQL
4 17 (44.74%) Eclipse
5 16 (42.11%) OO
5 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 15 (39.47%) UNIX
6 15 (39.47%) Subversion
7 14 (36.84%) Spring
7 14 (36.84%) Ajax
7 14 (36.84%) JSP
7 14 (36.84%) HTML
7 14 (36.84%) J2EE
7 14 (36.84%) Oracle
7 14 (36.84%) RDBMS
7 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
8 13 (34.21%) Struts
9 12 (31.58%) Servlets
9 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
9 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
10 11 (28.95%) MVC
10 11 (28.95%) Log4j
10 11 (28.95%) Internet
10 11 (28.95%) TDD
10 11 (28.95%) XMLBeans
10 11 (28.95%) Web 2.0
10 11 (28.95%) XPath

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
1 9 (23.68%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.79%) MQSeries
3 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (13.16%) Alfresco
5 3 (7.89%) Drupal
5 3 (7.89%) CMS
6 1 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) RiskWrite
1 5 (13.16%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Internet
2 4 (10.53%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) Wireless
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) TELNET
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) FTP
3 2 (5.26%) Broadband
3 2 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) RDBMS
1 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (21.05%) MySQL
4 6 (15.79%) DB2
5 5 (13.16%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Ant
2 17 (44.74%) Eclipse
3 15 (39.47%) Subversion
4 11 (28.95%) Log4j
5 10 (26.32%) Selenium
5 10 (26.32%) Maven
6 8 (21.05%) NUnit
6 8 (21.05%) MSTest
7 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
8 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
9 5 (13.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 4 (10.53%) IntelliJ
10 4 (10.53%) FitNesse
10 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
10 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
10 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
10 4 (10.53%) Mockito
10 4 (10.53%) RSpec
11 2 (5.26%) JIRA
11 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Retail
2 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Portal Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Python Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Automated Test Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) XML
2 14 (36.84%) Spring
2 14 (36.84%) Ajax
2 14 (36.84%) JSP
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) J2EE
3 13 (34.21%) Struts
4 12 (31.58%) Servlets
4 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
5 11 (28.95%) XMLBeans
5 11 (28.95%) XSLT
6 9 (23.68%) SOAP
6 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 9 (23.68%) CSS
7 8 (21.05%) JDBC
8 6 (15.79%) JMS
8 6 (15.79%) EJB
8 6 (15.79%) JSON
8 6 (15.79%) JSF
8 6 (15.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Web 2.0
2 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Firmware
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) UNIX
3 11 (28.95%) Solaris
4 6 (15.79%) HPUX
5 2 (5.26%) Windows
5 2 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) OO
2 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
3 11 (28.95%) MVC
3 11 (28.95%) TDD
4 7 (18.42%) BDD
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.79%) RAD
5 6 (15.79%) UML
5 6 (15.79%) Content Management
6 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Use Case
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) XPath
5 8 (21.05%) C#
6 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
6 7 (18.42%) Perl
7 5 (13.16%) Groovy
7 5 (13.16%) Python
8 4 (10.53%) PHP
9 2 (5.26%) Ruby
10 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.63%) Korn
10 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) IBM
3 6 (15.79%) Interwoven
3 6 (15.79%) ATG
4 5 (13.16%) Elastic Path
4 5 (13.16%) Blue Martini
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Sun
5 2 (5.26%) JBoss
6 1 (2.63%) hybris
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) Perforce
6 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
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