The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 485 494 469
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 84 61 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 1.11% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 49 59
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6261 5475 5604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.88% 11.78% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4091 3511 3374
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 134 200
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +18 68 £475 +11.76% 7
South East -4 10 £400 +8.84% 5
East of England - 3 £425 - 1
South West - 2 £375 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
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FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 125 (69.44%) Selenium
2 90 (50.00%) QA
3 80 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (44.44%) C#
4 78 (43.33%) Finance
5 69 (38.33%) Cucumber
6 65 (36.11%) Java
7 62 (34.44%) Test Automation
8 57 (31.67%) SQL
9 55 (30.56%) Automation Testing
10 51 (28.33%) TDD
11 49 (27.22%) BDD
12 48 (26.67%) Microsoft
13 45 (25.00%) Scrum
14 41 (22.78%) Automated Testing
15 39 (21.67%) Visual Studio
16 38 (21.11%) Team Foundation Server
17 32 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (17.78%) .NET
18 31 (17.22%) Test Scripting
18 31 (17.22%) Jenkins
19 27 (15.00%) Ruby
20 25 (13.89%) JIRA
20 25 (13.89%) Open Source
21 23 (12.78%) JUnit
21 23 (12.78%) Test Strategy
22 22 (12.22%) WebDriver
22 22 (12.22%) Software Testing
23 21 (11.67%) Performance Testing
24 19 (10.56%) Maven

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 14 (7.78%) Apache
2 4 (2.22%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.67%) Confluence
4 2 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.11%) Node.js
4 2 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.44%) HTTP
1 8 (4.44%) TCP/IP
1 8 (4.44%) HTTPS
1 8 (4.44%) Internet
2 7 (3.89%) Firewall
2 7 (3.89%) SSL
2 7 (3.89%) DNS
2 7 (3.89%) LDAP
2 7 (3.89%) LAN
2 7 (3.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.00%) MySQL
2 9 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.67%) Big Data
6 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.56%) DTS
8 1 (0.56%) DB2
8 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 125 (69.44%) Selenium
2 69 (38.33%) Cucumber
3 39 (21.67%) Visual Studio
4 38 (21.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (17.22%) Jenkins
6 25 (13.89%) JIRA
7 23 (12.78%) JUnit
8 22 (12.22%) WebDriver
9 19 (10.56%) Maven
10 13 (7.22%) SpecFlow
11 12 (6.67%) NUnit
12 10 (5.56%) Hudson
13 9 (5.00%) JBehave
13 9 (5.00%) Ant
13 9 (5.00%) Eclipse
14 8 (4.44%) RSpec
15 7 (3.89%) WATIR
16 6 (3.33%) Subversion
16 6 (3.33%) JMeter
16 6 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 78 (43.33%) Finance
2 17 (9.44%) Banking
3 15 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.56%) General Ledger
5 9 (5.00%) Legal
6 5 (2.78%) Back Office
7 3 (1.67%) Front Office
7 3 (1.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (43.33%) Analyst
2 53 (29.44%) Test Analyst
3 42 (23.33%) QA Analyst
4 40 (22.22%) Developer
4 40 (22.22%) Tester
5 18 (10.00%) Automation Tester
6 17 (9.44%) QA Tester
7 13 (7.22%) QA Engineer
7 13 (7.22%) QA Test Analyst
7 13 (7.22%) Java Developer
8 12 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
9 11 (6.11%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
10 10 (5.56%) Test Leader
11 9 (5.00%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.44%) Automation Test Analyst
13 7 (3.89%) Architect
13 7 (3.89%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.89%) Senior Software Engineer
13 7 (3.89%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.78%) .NET
2 14 (7.78%) Web Services
3 10 (5.56%) XML
4 9 (5.00%) Spring
5 8 (4.44%) J2EE
5 8 (4.44%) Zend Framework
5 8 (4.44%) RESTful
6 6 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.22%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.22%) PostGIS
9 3 (1.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.67%) JSON
9 3 (1.67%) Silverlight
9 3 (1.67%) REST
9 3 (1.67%) CSS
9 3 (1.67%) Struts
9 3 (1.67%) JMS
10 2 (1.11%) HTML
10 2 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.89%) Open Source
2 15 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 10 (5.56%) Fixed Income
4 8 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.22%) Derivative
8 3 (1.67%) Streaming Video
8 3 (1.67%) STB
9 2 (1.11%) GIS
9 2 (1.11%) Equities
9 2 (1.11%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.56%) iPhone
10 1 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.56%) Social Media
10 1 (0.56%) iPad
10 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.33%) Linux
2 14 (7.78%) UNIX
3 8 (4.44%) Windows
4 7 (3.89%) CentOS
5 4 (2.22%) Android
6 3 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (34.44%) Test Automation
3 55 (30.56%) Automation Testing
4 51 (28.33%) TDD
5 49 (27.22%) BDD
6 45 (25.00%) Scrum
7 41 (22.78%) Automated Testing
8 32 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (17.22%) Test Scripting
10 23 (12.78%) Test Strategy
11 22 (12.22%) Software Testing
12 21 (11.67%) Performance Testing
13 17 (9.44%) Regression Testing
14 16 (8.89%) ETL
15 13 (7.22%) Pair Programming
15 13 (7.22%) Kanban
16 12 (6.67%) OO
17 11 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (6.11%) Software Engineering
18 10 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (44.44%) C#
2 65 (36.11%) Java
3 57 (31.67%) SQL
4 27 (15.00%) Ruby
5 14 (7.78%) PHP
6 12 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 11 (6.11%) Python
8 7 (3.89%) PHP5
8 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.78%) C++
9 5 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.67%) Groovy
11 3 (1.67%) Scala
11 3 (1.67%) Delphi
12 2 (1.11%) Perl
12 2 (1.11%) XAML
13 1 (0.56%) XPath
13 1 (0.56%) VB
13 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) ISEB
1 17 (9.44%) ISTQB
2 13 (7.22%) Degree
3 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (7.22%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (5.00%) Puppet
3 3 (1.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 48 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.00%) Oracle
3 12 (6.67%) Informatica
4 10 (5.56%) HP
5 8 (4.44%) Zend
6 3 (1.67%) Cognos
6 3 (1.67%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.67%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.11%) Sybase
8 1 (0.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.56%) JBoss
8 1 (0.56%) Compuware
8 1 (0.56%) Murex
8 1 (0.56%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.56%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.56%) VMware
8 1 (0.56%) IBM
8 1 (0.56%) Empirix
8 1 (0.56%) Trayport
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