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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 561 455 448
Rank change year-on-year
-106 -7
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 11 108 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 1.85% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 84 58
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £250 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £481 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -5.40%
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
6327 5839 4788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.01% 12.35% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4112 3798 3090
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 101 138
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £26.60 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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 -69 9 £413 -8.33% 12
East Midlands -7 1 £375 -6.25%
South East -34 1 £363 -19.44% 1
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (61.54%) Java
1 24 (61.54%) Selenium
2 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (43.59%) TDD
4 16 (41.03%) Test Automation
5 14 (35.90%) Cucumber
6 13 (33.33%) .NET
6 13 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 12 (30.77%) QA
8 11 (28.21%) BDD
8 11 (28.21%) Open Source
9 10 (25.64%) C#
9 10 (25.64%) Web Services
9 10 (25.64%) JIRA
9 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
9 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (23.08%) Scrum
10 9 (23.08%) Ruby
11 7 (17.95%) XML
11 7 (17.95%) UNIX
11 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
12 6 (15.38%) Banking
12 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.38%) Finance
12 6 (15.38%) WATIR
12 6 (15.38%) SpecFlow
12 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
13 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
13 5 (12.82%) Jenkins

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (61.54%) Selenium
2 14 (35.90%) Cucumber
3 13 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (25.64%) JIRA
5 6 (15.38%) WATIR
5 6 (15.38%) SpecFlow
6 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
6 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
6 5 (12.82%) Sahi
7 4 (10.26%) Maven
7 4 (10.26%) Subversion
7 4 (10.26%) JMeter
8 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 3 (7.69%) JUnit
8 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 3 (7.69%) NUnit
9 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
9 2 (5.13%) SilkTest
9 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
9 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (15.38%) Banking
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Tester
3 9 (23.08%) Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Test Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) QA Tester
8 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior QA Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) Web Services
3 7 (17.95%) XML
4 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.69%) SOAP
6 3 (7.69%) WCF
7 2 (5.13%) LINQ
7 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.13%) AutoMapper
7 2 (5.13%) Autofac
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) PostGIS
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.56%) Dapper ORM
8 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Open Source
2 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.13%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) UNIX
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) TDD
3 16 (41.03%) Test Automation
4 11 (28.21%) BDD
5 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
5 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (23.08%) Scrum
7 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Automation Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
9 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
10 3 (7.69%) OO
10 3 (7.69%) EAI
10 3 (7.69%) SOA
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
10 3 (7.69%) MVC
11 2 (5.13%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (5.13%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) C#
4 9 (23.08%) Ruby
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VBScript
8 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) EMIR
2 2 (5.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) ESRI
4 1 (2.56%) ATG
4 1 (2.56%) Endeca
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
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