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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 125 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing JUnit 26 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 0.29% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.05% 2.86% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 4
Average daily rate
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£391 £413 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £400 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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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
430 245 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.97% 10.30% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 116 189
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 36
Average hourly rate £45.43 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.75 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -14 20 £396 -4.09% 5
Cambridgeshire - 2 £388 -
Essex - 2 £283 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £280 -
Suffolk - - - -
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 43 (86.00%) Java
2 34 (68.00%) Spring
3 29 (58.00%) Eclipse
4 28 (56.00%) SQL
5 27 (54.00%) JavaScript
6 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (48.00%) Hibernate
8 23 (46.00%) XML
9 22 (44.00%) Oracle
9 22 (44.00%) Maven
10 21 (42.00%) UNIX
10 21 (42.00%) Selenium
11 20 (40.00%) Web Services
11 20 (40.00%) Linux
12 19 (38.00%) Ant
12 19 (38.00%) J2EE
12 19 (38.00%) Finance
13 17 (34.00%) Ajax
14 16 (32.00%) HTML
14 16 (32.00%) OO
14 16 (32.00%) Relational Database
15 15 (30.00%) Tomcat
16 14 (28.00%) MySQL
16 14 (28.00%) CSS
16 14 (28.00%) Subversion
16 14 (28.00%) Unit Testing
16 14 (28.00%) JSON
17 13 (26.00%) REST
17 13 (26.00%) JSP
18 12 (24.00%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (24.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (18.00%) Apache
3 9 (18.00%) CMS
4 6 (12.00%) MQSeries
5 5 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
8 1 (2.00%) Documentum
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (2.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) HTTP
2 6 (12.00%) Internet
2 6 (12.00%) Telnet
2 6 (12.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) Wireless
2 6 (12.00%) NAS
2 6 (12.00%) Broadband
2 6 (12.00%) DHCP
2 6 (12.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (28.00%) MySQL
3 12 (24.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (6.00%) Big Data
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (4.00%) DB2
8 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (58.00%) Eclipse
2 22 (44.00%) Maven
3 21 (42.00%) Selenium
4 19 (38.00%) Ant
5 14 (28.00%) Subversion
6 12 (24.00%) JIRA
7 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (16.00%) IntelliJ
9 7 (14.00%) Mockito
10 6 (12.00%) Redmine
10 6 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (12.00%) Trac
10 6 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (12.00%) Bugzilla
10 6 (12.00%) Log4j
11 5 (10.00%) ClearQuest
12 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
13 2 (4.00%) TestNG
13 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
13 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Retail
3 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Tester
5 6 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Tester
10 1 (2.00%) Test Consultant
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Test Manager
10 1 (2.00%) Consultant
10 1 (2.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) Spring
2 24 (48.00%) Hibernate
3 23 (46.00%) XML
4 20 (40.00%) Web Services
5 19 (38.00%) J2EE
6 17 (34.00%) Ajax
7 16 (32.00%) HTML
8 14 (28.00%) CSS
8 14 (28.00%) JSON
9 13 (26.00%) REST
9 13 (26.00%) JSP
10 12 (24.00%) SOAP
10 12 (24.00%) Struts
11 11 (22.00%) Servlets
12 10 (20.00%) jQuery
13 8 (16.00%) JDBC
13 8 (16.00%) .NET
14 6 (12.00%) XSLT
14 6 (12.00%) XMLBeans
14 6 (12.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Firmware
2 6 (12.00%) Web 2.0
3 5 (10.00%) PKI
4 2 (4.00%) GIS
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) UNIX
2 20 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
3 6 (12.00%) HPUX
3 6 (12.00%) Solaris
4 2 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) OO
3 14 (28.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (24.00%) TDD
4 12 (24.00%) MVC
4 12 (24.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.00%) UML
6 10 (20.00%) BDD
7 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
8 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.00%) Content Management
9 6 (12.00%) Use Case
9 6 (12.00%) Functional Testing
10 5 (10.00%) V-Model
10 5 (10.00%) Usability Testing
10 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.00%) Automated Testing
11 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) SQL
3 27 (54.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.00%) Ruby
4 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (16.00%) Perl
5 8 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (12.00%) PHP
6 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (12.00%) XPath
7 2 (4.00%) C#
7 2 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Korn
8 1 (2.00%) Groovy
8 1 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Sun
3 7 (14.00%) IBM
4 6 (12.00%) Interwoven
5 3 (6.00%) BEA
6 2 (4.00%) JBoss
6 2 (4.00%) ATG
7 1 (2.00%) Perforce
7 1 (2.00%) FatWire
7 1 (2.00%) Blue Martini
7 1 (2.00%) Google
7 1 (2.00%) Elastic Path
7 1 (2.00%) hybris
7 1 (2.00%) VocaLink
7 1 (2.00%) Adobe
7 1 (2.00%) TIBCO