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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 135 127 115
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing JUnit 12 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.72% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.68% 5.13% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 3
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£405 £269 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.69% -32.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +149.12%
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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
448 429 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.38% 14.14% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 236 118
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 26
Average hourly rate £42.00 £39.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% +19.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £28.05 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 -11 7 £450 +66.66% 1
Essex -7 4 £293 +77.27% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 37 (90.24%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) XML
3 22 (53.66%) HTML
4 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
4 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (46.34%) SQL
5 19 (46.34%) J2EE
6 18 (43.90%) Selenium
7 16 (39.02%) Hibernate
7 16 (39.02%) Web Services
8 15 (36.59%) Ant
9 14 (34.15%) Spring
9 14 (34.15%) WebSphere
10 13 (31.71%) Oracle
10 13 (31.71%) JDBC
10 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
11 12 (29.27%) Servlets
11 12 (29.27%) Struts
12 11 (26.83%) JSP
13 10 (24.39%) Linux
13 10 (24.39%) UML
13 10 (24.39%) Eclipse
14 9 (21.95%) MQSeries
14 9 (21.95%) JMS
14 9 (21.95%) SOAP
14 9 (21.95%) hybris
15 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
15 8 (19.51%) UNIX
15 8 (19.51%) Solaris
15 8 (19.51%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 14 (34.15%) WebSphere
2 9 (21.95%) MQSeries
3 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (14.63%) JBoss
4 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Telnet
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) Wireless
2 2 (4.88%) NAS
2 2 (4.88%) Broadband
2 2 (4.88%) DHCP
2 2 (4.88%) FTP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) DB2
1 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
1 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Selenium
2 15 (36.59%) Ant
3 10 (24.39%) Eclipse
4 8 (19.51%) Subversion
4 8 (19.51%) JIRA
5 6 (14.63%) Maven
5 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Log4j
5 6 (14.63%) AccuRev
6 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
7 3 (7.32%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.88%) Hudson
8 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.88%) Redmine
8 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.88%) Trac
8 2 (4.88%) NUnit
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.76%) Games
4 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.88%) Billing
5 2 (4.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Java Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.88%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Designer
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Test Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) XML
2 22 (53.66%) HTML
3 19 (46.34%) J2EE
4 16 (39.02%) Web Services
4 16 (39.02%) Hibernate
5 14 (34.15%) Spring
6 13 (31.71%) JDBC
7 12 (29.27%) Servlets
7 12 (29.27%) Struts
8 11 (26.83%) JSP
9 9 (21.95%) SOAP
9 9 (21.95%) JMS
10 8 (19.51%) EJB
11 7 (17.07%) XHTML
11 7 (17.07%) HTML5
11 7 (17.07%) REST
12 6 (14.63%) JSTL
12 6 (14.63%) XMLBeans
12 6 (14.63%) Ajax
12 6 (14.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) FMCG
2 6 (14.63%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) UNIX
2 8 (19.51%) Solaris
3 6 (14.63%) HPUX
4 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (24.39%) UML
4 8 (19.51%) OO
4 8 (19.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) RAD
6 6 (14.63%) Content Management
6 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (12.20%) Automation Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Loose Coupling
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.32%) OOP
9 3 (7.32%) MVC
9 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.32%) Mobile Development
9 3 (7.32%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (90.24%) Java
2 20 (48.78%) JavaScript
3 19 (46.34%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) Perl
4 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.63%) XPath
6 5 (12.20%) Ruby
7 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.32%) Python
9 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.88%) PHP
9 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) hybris
3 7 (17.07%) IBM
4 6 (14.63%) Interwoven
4 6 (14.63%) ATG
4 6 (14.63%) Blue Martini
4 6 (14.63%) Elastic Path
5 3 (7.32%) Talend
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Endeca
6 2 (4.88%) OpenText
7 1 (2.44%) Adobe
7 1 (2.44%) Google