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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 467 482 476
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 82 57 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 1.07% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 44 54
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +18.33%
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
6162 5327 5398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.93% 11.69% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4027 3399 3272
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 144 196
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 £33.00 £25.00 £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% -
FitNesse
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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 11 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 11 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 +17 67 £475 +5.55% 10
South East -16 7 £413 +16.19% 5
South West - 4 £375 - 3
East of England - 3 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 - 1
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
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FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 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 (66.84%) Selenium
2 89 (47.59%) QA
3 86 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (42.78%) C#
4 80 (42.78%) Finance
5 69 (36.90%) Java
6 67 (35.83%) Cucumber
7 64 (34.22%) Test Automation
8 62 (33.16%) SQL
9 56 (29.95%) Automation Testing
10 53 (28.34%) TDD
11 52 (27.81%) BDD
12 46 (24.60%) Microsoft
13 43 (22.99%) Automated Testing
13 43 (22.99%) Scrum
14 39 (20.86%) Visual Studio
15 38 (20.32%) Team Foundation Server
16 34 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (16.58%) Test Scripting
17 31 (16.58%) .NET
18 30 (16.04%) Jenkins
19 28 (14.97%) JIRA
20 26 (13.90%) Ruby
21 25 (13.37%) Open Source
22 24 (12.83%) Test Strategy
23 23 (12.30%) WebDriver
23 23 (12.30%) JUnit
24 22 (11.76%) ISEB
25 21 (11.23%) Oracle
25 21 (11.23%) SQL Server

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (7.49%) Apache
2 4 (2.14%) Confluence
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.60%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.07%) Node.js
4 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.53%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.53%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.81%) HTTP
2 8 (4.28%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.28%) HTTPS
2 8 (4.28%) SSL
2 8 (4.28%) Internet
3 7 (3.74%) Firewall
3 7 (3.74%) LDAP
3 7 (3.74%) LAN
3 7 (3.74%) WAN
3 7 (3.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.88%) MySQL
2 11 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.60%) Big Data
7 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.07%) DB2
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.53%) DTS
8 1 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 125 (66.84%) Selenium
2 67 (35.83%) Cucumber
3 39 (20.86%) Visual Studio
4 38 (20.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (16.04%) Jenkins
6 28 (14.97%) JIRA
7 23 (12.30%) JUnit
7 23 (12.30%) WebDriver
8 19 (10.16%) Maven
9 13 (6.95%) SpecFlow
10 11 (5.88%) NUnit
11 10 (5.35%) Ant
12 9 (4.81%) Hudson
12 9 (4.81%) JBehave
13 8 (4.28%) Eclipse
14 7 (3.74%) Subversion
14 7 (3.74%) WATIR
15 6 (3.21%) RSpec
16 5 (2.67%) SoapUI
16 5 (2.67%) Concordion
General
1 80 (42.78%) Finance
2 21 (11.23%) Banking
3 19 (10.16%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.42%) General Ledger
5 9 (4.81%) Legal
6 7 (3.74%) Back Office
7 3 (1.60%) Front Office
7 3 (1.60%) Retail
8 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.53%) Electronics
9 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Games
9 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (41.71%) Analyst
2 52 (27.81%) Test Analyst
3 44 (23.53%) Developer
3 44 (23.53%) QA Analyst
4 43 (22.99%) Tester
5 18 (9.63%) QA Tester
6 17 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 16 (8.56%) Java Developer
8 14 (7.49%) QA Test Analyst
9 13 (6.95%) QA Engineer
10 12 (6.42%) Selenium Tester
11 11 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.35%) Test Leader
13 9 (4.81%) Software Engineer
14 7 (3.74%) C# Developer
14 7 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
14 7 (3.74%) Analyst Developer
15 6 (3.21%) Senior Test Analyst
15 6 (3.21%) Test Engineer
15 6 (3.21%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.58%) .NET
2 15 (8.02%) Web Services
3 14 (7.49%) XML
4 11 (5.88%) Spring
5 8 (4.28%) Zend Framework
6 7 (3.74%) J2EE
6 7 (3.74%) RESTful
7 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.67%) CSS
8 5 (2.67%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.14%) JSON
9 4 (2.14%) SOAP
9 4 (2.14%) jQuery
9 4 (2.14%) Silverlight
9 4 (2.14%) REST
10 3 (1.60%) Spring Integration
10 3 (1.60%) PostGIS
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Camel
10 3 (1.60%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.37%) Open Source
2 15 (8.02%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.81%) Fixed Income
4 6 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.21%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.67%) Derivative
5 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.07%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.07%) GIS
7 2 (1.07%) STB
7 2 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.53%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.53%) Social Media
8 1 (0.53%) iPad
8 1 (0.53%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.53%) Equities
8 1 (0.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.02%) Linux
2 13 (6.95%) UNIX
3 8 (4.28%) Windows
4 7 (3.74%) CentOS
5 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (34.22%) Test Automation
3 56 (29.95%) Automation Testing
4 53 (28.34%) TDD
5 52 (27.81%) BDD
6 43 (22.99%) Automated Testing
6 43 (22.99%) Scrum
7 34 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (16.58%) Test Scripting
9 24 (12.83%) Test Strategy
10 21 (11.23%) Software Testing
11 20 (10.70%) Performance Testing
12 18 (9.63%) Regression Testing
12 18 (9.63%) ETL
13 14 (7.49%) Pair Programming
14 12 (6.42%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.42%) OO
14 12 (6.42%) Kanban
15 11 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (42.78%) C#
2 69 (36.90%) Java
3 62 (33.16%) SQL
4 26 (13.90%) Ruby
5 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
6 14 (7.49%) PHP
7 11 (5.88%) Python
8 9 (4.81%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.74%) PHP5
10 5 (2.67%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.67%) C++
11 3 (1.60%) Delphi
11 3 (1.60%) Groovy
11 3 (1.60%) Scala
11 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.07%) XAML
12 2 (1.07%) Perl
13 1 (0.53%) VB
13 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (11.76%) ISEB
2 20 (10.70%) ISTQB
3 14 (7.49%) Degree
4 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (47.59%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (3.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (8.56%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 46 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.23%) Oracle
3 13 (6.95%) Informatica
4 8 (4.28%) HP
4 8 (4.28%) Zend
5 5 (2.67%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.67%) Cognos
6 4 (2.14%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.60%) IBM
8 2 (1.07%) Sybase
8 2 (1.07%) Murex
8 2 (1.07%) JBoss
9 1 (0.53%) Trayport
9 1 (0.53%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.53%) Empirix
9 1 (0.53%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.53%) VMware
9 1 (0.53%) SAP
9 1 (0.53%) Compuware
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