The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 522 474 495
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +21
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 53 80 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 1.31% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 56 37
Average daily rate
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£480 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £333 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6649 6125 5246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.38% 12.79% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4429 3968 3328
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 128 148
Average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £47.82 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in England

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in England

FitNesse
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FitNesse across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

FitNesse Daily Rate Histogram in England

FitNesse
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

FitNesse Hourly Rate Trend in England

FitNesse
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the England region over the 3 months to 7 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
London -28 44 £486 +2.36% 20
South West -13 4 - - 1
North West - 2 £365 - 1
East of England -3 1 £500 +17.64%
South East -19 1 £415 +3.75% 4
Yorkshire - 1 £413 -
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FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 44 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (59.70%) Selenium
3 36 (53.73%) Java
4 34 (50.75%) Finance
5 32 (47.76%) C#
6 30 (44.78%) BDD
7 27 (40.30%) QA
8 26 (38.81%) Test Automation
9 25 (37.31%) Cucumber
9 25 (37.31%) SpecFlow
9 25 (37.31%) SDLC
10 24 (35.82%) .NET
10 24 (35.82%) TDD
11 21 (31.34%) SQL
12 20 (29.85%) Scrum
13 15 (22.39%) Software Testing
13 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
13 15 (22.39%) Web Services
14 14 (20.90%) Banking
14 14 (20.90%) Test Scripting
14 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (19.40%) Test Strategy
15 13 (19.40%) ISEB
16 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
17 11 (16.42%) Automation Testing
17 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (14.93%) Windows
18 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
19 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) ATG Dynamo
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.49%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (59.70%) Selenium
2 25 (37.31%) Cucumber
2 25 (37.31%) SpecFlow
3 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (13.43%) WebDriver
4 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.43%) JIRA
4 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.96%) HP UFT
5 6 (8.96%) NUnit
6 5 (7.46%) JUnit
6 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.97%) WATIR
7 4 (5.97%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.48%) Subversion
8 3 (4.48%) Sahi
8 3 (4.48%) Hudson
8 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.99%) Geb
General
1 34 (50.75%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Back Office
5 2 (2.99%) Front Office
5 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 21 (31.34%) Developer
3 16 (23.88%) QA Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Test Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) Senior QA Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Tester
8 6 (8.96%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Test Leader
10 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Test Manager
11 3 (4.48%) Software Tester
11 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (4.48%) Technical Test Analyst
12 2 (2.99%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (2.99%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) .NET
2 15 (22.39%) Web Services
3 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
4 9 (13.43%) XML
5 8 (11.94%) REST
5 8 (11.94%) Gherkin
6 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.46%) Spring
7 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.97%) JSON
8 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.97%) HTML
8 4 (5.97%) J2EE
8 4 (5.97%) Entity Framework
8 4 (5.97%) SOAP
9 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.48%) CSS
9 3 (4.48%) WCF
9 3 (4.48%) Drools
9 3 (4.48%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Client/Server
2 8 (11.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.48%) Equities
4 3 (4.48%) Derivative
5 2 (2.99%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.99%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) BDD
3 26 (38.81%) Test Automation
4 25 (37.31%) SDLC
5 24 (35.82%) TDD
6 20 (29.85%) Scrum
7 15 (22.39%) Software Testing
8 14 (20.90%) Test Scripting
8 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (19.40%) Test Strategy
10 11 (16.42%) Automation Testing
10 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (11.94%) Test Management
11 8 (11.94%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (11.94%) User Stories
12 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
13 6 (8.96%) MVC
13 6 (8.96%) Automated Testing
13 6 (8.96%) Open Source
14 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Java
2 32 (47.76%) C#
3 21 (31.34%) SQL
4 9 (13.43%) Ruby
5 3 (4.48%) Groovy
5 3 (4.48%) Python
5 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.99%) Erlang
6 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.49%) XAML
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) ISEB
2 7 (10.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.96%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (40.30%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.99%) SLA
4 1 (1.49%) EMIR
4 1 (1.49%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) ATG
4 2 (2.99%) Informatica
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.49%) ESRI
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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