The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 105 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing JUnit 21 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 0.98% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.46% 7.67% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 19
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £242 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £513 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £54.25 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-30.41% +29.94%
JUnit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
325 352 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.85% 12.72% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 198 204
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 22
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £32.10 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 9 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £325 - 2
Hertfordshire +1 3 £450 +20.00% 1
Essex -4 3 £400 +135.29%
Bedfordshire -2 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £400 - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit 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 East of England region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (76.09%) Jenkins
4 32 (69.57%) Cucumber
4 32 (69.57%) Spring
5 29 (63.04%) Maven
6 26 (56.52%) BDD
7 25 (54.35%) RESTful
8 23 (50.00%) OO
9 21 (45.65%) Red Hat
10 20 (43.48%) Apache Camel
11 19 (41.30%) Apache ServiceMix
12 17 (36.96%) Scrum
13 15 (32.61%) API Development
14 13 (28.26%) API Design
14 13 (28.26%) SOLID
14 13 (28.26%) TDD
15 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
15 12 (26.09%) HTML
15 12 (26.09%) User Stories
16 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
16 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
16 9 (19.57%) CSS
17 8 (17.39%) Ajax
17 8 (17.39%) Selenium
17 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
18 7 (15.22%) REST
18 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
18 7 (15.22%) Oracle

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (41.30%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (15.22%) Apache
2 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.70%) CMS
4 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) HTTP
1 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.87%) LDAP
2 5 (10.87%) SSL
3 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 1 (2.17%) ADSL
4 1 (2.17%) Broadband
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) FTP
4 1 (2.17%) NAS
4 1 (2.17%) Telnet
4 1 (2.17%) VDSL
4 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.17%) Impala
6 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (76.09%) Jenkins
2 32 (69.57%) Cucumber
3 29 (63.04%) Maven
4 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
5 8 (17.39%) Selenium
6 6 (13.04%) WebDriver
7 4 (8.70%) Ant
7 4 (8.70%) NUnit
7 4 (8.70%) RSpec
8 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (6.52%) Gradle
8 3 (6.52%) Subversion
9 2 (4.35%) AccuRev
9 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
9 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
9 2 (4.35%) Mockito
9 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
9 2 (4.35%) WebStorm
10 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (4.35%) Marketing
1 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 27 (58.70%) Java Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Designer
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Developer
5 4 (8.70%) QA Tester
5 4 (8.70%) Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Java Analyst Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (69.57%) Spring
2 25 (54.35%) RESTful
3 20 (43.48%) Apache Camel
4 12 (26.09%) HTML
5 9 (19.57%) CSS
6 8 (17.39%) Ajax
7 7 (15.22%) REST
7 7 (15.22%) Web Services
7 7 (15.22%) XML
8 6 (13.04%) JDBC
9 5 (10.87%) HTML5
9 5 (10.87%) jQuery
10 4 (8.70%) Gherkin
10 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
10 4 (8.70%) JSON
10 4 (8.70%) JSP
11 3 (6.52%) J2EE
11 3 (6.52%) JPA
11 3 (6.52%) Servlets
11 3 (6.52%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) STB
1 2 (4.35%) User Experience
1 2 (4.35%) Web 2.0
2 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.17%) Physics
2 1 (2.17%) Remote Sensing
2 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) BDD
3 23 (50.00%) OO
4 17 (36.96%) Scrum
5 15 (32.61%) API Development
6 13 (28.26%) API Design
6 13 (28.26%) SOLID
6 13 (28.26%) TDD
7 12 (26.09%) User Stories
8 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 5 (10.87%) MVC
11 4 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
11 4 (8.70%) SEO
11 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
12 3 (6.52%) Automation Testing
13 2 (4.35%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.04%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) C++
4 5 (10.87%) Ruby
5 4 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Groovy
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Red Hat
2 7 (15.22%) IBM
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) CA
3 2 (4.35%) FatWire
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Intershop
3 2 (4.35%) Omniture
3 2 (4.35%) Rally
4 1 (2.17%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO