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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 89 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +2
Contract jobs citing JUnit 35 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.54% 0.77% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.36% 5.32% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 19
Median daily rate £375 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £358 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £50.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -29.57%
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
374 376 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.40% 14.40% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 232 223
Median daily rate £388 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £301 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 11
Median hourly rate £41.13 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £35.80 £35.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Hertfordshire +9 15 £375 -6.25% 2
Essex +6 8 £260 -35.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 5 £388 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Norfolk +12 2 £424 -0.29% 3
Suffolk -1 2 £425 +6.25%
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 53 (88.33%) Java
2 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (66.67%) TDD
4 39 (65.00%) Jenkins
5 37 (61.67%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (58.33%) Spring
6 35 (58.33%) BDD
7 31 (51.67%) Cucumber
8 30 (50.00%) Maven
9 28 (46.67%) Selenium
10 25 (41.67%) RESTful
11 24 (40.00%) Git (software)
11 24 (40.00%) WebDriver
12 23 (38.33%) SoapUI
12 23 (38.33%) ATDD
12 23 (38.33%) JIRA
13 22 (36.67%) Continuous Delivery
13 22 (36.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (35.00%) JBehave
14 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
14 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
15 20 (33.33%) HTML
16 19 (31.67%) TeamCity
17 18 (30.00%) Test Automation
17 18 (30.00%) XML
18 17 (28.33%) JSON
18 17 (28.33%) Hibernate
18 17 (28.33%) Scrum
19 16 (26.67%) MVC
19 16 (26.67%) Perl

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 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.33%) Confluence
3 7 (11.67%) Apache
4 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (5.00%) CMS
6 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
7 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.33%) JBoss
7 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) GitHub
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) AMQP
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) LDAP
2 2 (3.33%) SSL
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.00%) DB2
5 3 (5.00%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (65.00%) Jenkins
2 31 (51.67%) Cucumber
3 30 (50.00%) Maven
4 28 (46.67%) Selenium
5 24 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 24 (40.00%) WebDriver
6 23 (38.33%) JIRA
6 23 (38.33%) SoapUI
7 22 (36.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 21 (35.00%) JBehave
9 19 (31.67%) TeamCity
10 13 (21.67%) Ant
10 13 (21.67%) Mockito
10 13 (21.67%) SpecFlow
10 13 (21.67%) TestNG
11 9 (15.00%) JMeter
12 8 (13.33%) Mercurial
12 8 (13.33%) NUnit
13 6 (10.00%) FitNesse
13 6 (10.00%) WebStorm
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Developer
2 28 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 6 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Tester
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Android Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Designer
6 5 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Hybris Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (58.33%) Spring
2 25 (41.67%) RESTful
3 20 (33.33%) HTML
4 18 (30.00%) XML
5 17 (28.33%) Hibernate
5 17 (28.33%) JSON
6 15 (25.00%) REST
7 11 (18.33%) Gherkin
8 10 (16.67%) JPA
9 8 (13.33%) Core Animation
9 8 (13.33%) Core Data
10 7 (11.67%) J2EE
11 6 (10.00%) HTML5
11 6 (10.00%) jQuery
11 6 (10.00%) XML Schema
12 5 (8.33%) Ajax
12 5 (8.33%) Android SDK
12 5 (8.33%) Web Services
13 4 (6.67%) JSP
13 4 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Animation
1 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.00%) iPhone
3 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) iPad
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Android
2 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.00%) HPUX
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Solaris
2 3 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (66.67%) TDD
3 37 (61.67%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (58.33%) BDD
5 23 (38.33%) ATDD
6 22 (36.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
8 18 (30.00%) Test Automation
9 17 (28.33%) Scrum
10 16 (26.67%) MVC
11 15 (25.00%) Open Source
12 14 (23.33%) OO
13 13 (21.67%) Defect Management
13 13 (21.67%) Feature Driven Development
14 10 (16.67%) Kanban
14 10 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
15 9 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
15 9 (15.00%) OOD
16 8 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
16 8 (13.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (88.33%) Java
2 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.67%) Perl
4 14 (23.33%) C#
4 14 (23.33%) Python
4 14 (23.33%) Ruby
4 14 (23.33%) SQL
5 6 (10.00%) Groovy
5 6 (10.00%) Scala
6 4 (6.67%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) Apple Swift
7 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) QA
2 13 (21.67%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Atlassian
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.67%) hybris
3 4 (6.67%) IBM
4 3 (5.00%) ATG
4 3 (5.00%) Blue Martini
4 3 (5.00%) Elastic Path
4 3 (5.00%) Interwoven
5 2 (3.33%) Infor
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Sun