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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 542 488 501
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +13
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 53 82 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 1.28% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 45
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +1.97%
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
6961 6403 5487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.51% 12.97% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 4188 3509
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 134 135
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 31 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 31 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 -21 45 £494 +3.94% 17
South East -20 3 £370 -7.50% 2
North West - 3 £345 - 1
South West -8 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £413 -
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FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (56.79%) Selenium
3 43 (53.09%) Java
4 41 (50.62%) C#
5 40 (49.38%) Finance
6 36 (44.44%) TDD
6 36 (44.44%) BDD
7 31 (38.27%) SpecFlow
7 31 (38.27%) QA
8 30 (37.04%) SDLC
9 29 (35.80%) Cucumber
10 28 (34.57%) Test Automation
10 28 (34.57%) .NET
11 24 (29.63%) SQL
12 23 (28.40%) Scrum
13 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
13 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (22.22%) Web Services
15 16 (19.75%) Banking
15 16 (19.75%) Test Scripting
15 16 (19.75%) Software Testing
16 15 (18.52%) Test Strategy
16 15 (18.52%) ISEB
17 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
18 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
18 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET
18 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
19 11 (13.58%) Windows
19 11 (13.58%) User Acceptance Testing
19 11 (13.58%) Automation Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (4.94%) ATG Dynamo
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (56.79%) Selenium
2 31 (38.27%) SpecFlow
3 29 (35.80%) Cucumber
4 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
6 9 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 9 (11.11%) JIRA
6 9 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 7 (8.64%) HP UFT
7 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
8 6 (7.41%) NUnit
9 5 (6.17%) JUnit
9 5 (6.17%) Subversion
9 5 (6.17%) Hudson
9 5 (6.17%) SoapUI
10 4 (4.94%) WATIR
10 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
11 3 (3.70%) Ant
11 3 (3.70%) Sahi
12 2 (2.47%) NCover
General
1 40 (49.38%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Back Office
4 3 (3.70%) Games
5 2 (2.47%) Front Office
5 2 (2.47%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Developer
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 17 (20.99%) QA Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Test Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior QA Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Tester
7 7 (8.64%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Test Leader
8 5 (6.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) .NET
2 18 (22.22%) Web Services
3 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.35%) XML
5 9 (11.11%) REST
5 9 (11.11%) Gherkin
6 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.64%) SOAP
7 5 (6.17%) HTML
7 5 (6.17%) Spring
8 4 (4.94%) JSON
8 4 (4.94%) WCF
8 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.94%) J2EE
8 4 (4.94%) Hibernate
8 4 (4.94%) Entity Framework
9 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.70%) JMS
9 3 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Client/Server
2 9 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.17%) Derivative
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.70%) Equities
5 3 (3.70%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 2 (2.47%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.47%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Online Games
7 1 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.23%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (44.44%) TDD
2 36 (44.44%) BDD
3 30 (37.04%) SDLC
4 28 (34.57%) Test Automation
5 23 (28.40%) Scrum
6 19 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (19.75%) Test Scripting
7 16 (19.75%) Software Testing
8 15 (18.52%) Test Strategy
9 11 (13.58%) Automation Testing
9 11 (13.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (12.35%) MVC
10 10 (12.35%) User Stories
11 9 (11.11%) Automated Testing
12 8 (9.88%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (9.88%) Test Management
13 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
13 7 (8.64%) Open Source
14 6 (7.41%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) Java
2 41 (50.62%) C#
3 24 (29.63%) SQL
4 9 (11.11%) Ruby
5 6 (7.41%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.70%) Groovy
8 2 (2.47%) Erlang
8 2 (2.47%) C++
8 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.23%) XAML
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
9 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) ISEB
2 8 (9.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.94%) Degree
5 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (38.27%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.47%) SLA
4 1 (1.23%) EMIR
4 1 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) ATG
4 3 (3.70%) ESRI
5 2 (2.47%) Informatica
5 2 (2.47%) Sybase
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.23%) Ektron
6 1 (1.23%) Facebook
6 1 (1.23%) Twitter
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
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