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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 495 491 461
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -30
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 80 69 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.22% 1.18% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 60 78
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.68% +20.83%
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
6559 5825 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 11.94% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4253 3814 3495
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 £280 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 125 209
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 £23.75 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

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 August 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 27 August 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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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 -5 58 £475 +11.76% 9
South East -1 16 £450 +22.44% 4
South West - 4 £413 - 1
East of England - 2 £438 -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
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FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 103 (64.38%) Selenium
2 77 (48.13%) Cucumber
3 72 (45.00%) QA
4 71 (44.38%) C#
5 70 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (42.50%) Finance
7 66 (41.25%) Java
8 56 (35.00%) TDD
9 53 (33.13%) SQL
9 53 (33.13%) BDD
10 50 (31.25%) Scrum
11 48 (30.00%) Test Automation
12 44 (27.50%) Jenkins
13 41 (25.63%) Automation Testing
14 40 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 38 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (21.25%) .NET
17 33 (20.63%) JIRA
18 29 (18.13%) Maven
19 28 (17.50%) Ruby
19 28 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
19 28 (17.50%) Visual Studio
20 27 (16.88%) Web Services
20 27 (16.88%) Open Source
21 26 (16.25%) Test Scripting
22 24 (15.00%) WebDriver
23 22 (13.75%) Automated Testing
24 21 (13.13%) Performance Testing
25 19 (11.88%) Banking
26 18 (11.25%) Software Testing

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (7.50%) Apache
2 8 (5.00%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.50%) Confluence
3 4 (2.50%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.25%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.63%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.50%) Internet
2 4 (2.50%) Firewall
2 4 (2.50%) LDAP
2 4 (2.50%) LAN
2 4 (2.50%) WAN
2 4 (2.50%) HTTP
2 4 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.50%) DNS
2 4 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.13%) MySQL
6 4 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.88%) Big Data
7 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.88%) DTS
8 2 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.63%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) DB2
9 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 103 (64.38%) Selenium
2 77 (48.13%) Cucumber
3 44 (27.50%) Jenkins
4 33 (20.63%) JIRA
5 29 (18.13%) Maven
6 28 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (17.50%) Visual Studio
7 24 (15.00%) WebDriver
8 17 (10.63%) Eclipse
8 17 (10.63%) JUnit
9 16 (10.00%) Hudson
10 14 (8.75%) SpecFlow
11 11 (6.88%) Git (software)
11 11 (6.88%) Ant
11 11 (6.88%) Subversion
12 9 (5.63%) NUnit
13 8 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
13 8 (5.00%) JBehave
13 8 (5.00%) SoapUI
14 7 (4.38%) Concordion
General
1 68 (42.50%) Finance
2 19 (11.88%) Banking
3 15 (9.38%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.00%) Legal
5 7 (4.38%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.50%) Retail
6 4 (2.50%) Back Office
7 2 (1.25%) Electronics
7 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.25%) Front Office
7 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.25%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (38.75%) Analyst
2 44 (27.50%) Test Analyst
3 43 (26.88%) Developer
4 30 (18.75%) Tester
4 30 (18.75%) QA Analyst
5 14 (8.75%) Automation Tester
5 14 (8.75%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.13%) Architect
7 12 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.88%) Automation Analyst
8 11 (6.88%) QA Engineer
8 11 (6.88%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (6.25%) QA Tester
10 9 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
11 8 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
12 7 (4.38%) Test Leader
12 7 (4.38%) Senior Test Analyst
12 7 (4.38%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.75%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.25%) .NET
2 27 (16.88%) Web Services
3 17 (10.63%) RESTful
4 13 (8.13%) J2EE
5 11 (6.88%) XML
6 10 (6.25%) Spring
7 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.00%) PostGIS
8 6 (3.75%) SOAP
9 5 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.50%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.50%) NHibernate
11 3 (1.88%) JMS
11 3 (1.88%) Struts
11 3 (1.88%) REST
11 3 (1.88%) JSON
12 2 (1.25%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (1.25%) WCF
12 2 (1.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.88%) Open Source
2 12 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 12 (7.50%) Fixed Income
3 8 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.50%) Derivative
5 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.88%) Streaming Video
6 3 (1.88%) STB
7 2 (1.25%) Equities
7 2 (1.25%) DTV
7 2 (1.25%) GIS
7 2 (1.25%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.38%) UNIX
1 15 (9.38%) Linux
2 6 (3.75%) Windows
3 4 (2.50%) Android
4 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.00%) TDD
3 53 (33.13%) BDD
4 50 (31.25%) Scrum
5 48 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 41 (25.63%) Automation Testing
7 38 (23.75%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (16.25%) Test Scripting
9 22 (13.75%) Automated Testing
10 21 (13.13%) Performance Testing
11 18 (11.25%) Software Testing
12 15 (9.38%) Test Strategy
13 13 (8.13%) Kanban
13 13 (8.13%) Pair Programming
14 11 (6.88%) Regression Testing
14 11 (6.88%) ETL
14 11 (6.88%) User Stories
15 10 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (6.25%) OO
16 9 (5.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (44.38%) C#
2 66 (41.25%) Java
3 53 (33.13%) SQL
4 28 (17.50%) Ruby
5 13 (8.13%) Python
6 10 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.00%) PHP
8 7 (4.38%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.75%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.13%) C++
10 5 (3.13%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.88%) XPath
11 3 (1.88%) Groovy
11 3 (1.88%) Scala
12 2 (1.25%) C
12 2 (1.25%) XAML
12 2 (1.25%) Perl
13 1 (0.63%) Delphi
13 1 (0.63%) VB
13 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.88%) ISEB
1 11 (6.88%) ISTQB
1 11 (6.88%) Degree
2 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (45.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (10.00%) Puppet
2 10 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.75%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.25%) Oracle
3 9 (5.63%) HP
4 8 (5.00%) Informatica
5 3 (1.88%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.88%) VMware
6 2 (1.25%) Cognos
6 2 (1.25%) Sybase
6 2 (1.25%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.25%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.63%) Zend
7 1 (0.63%) Trayport
7 1 (0.63%) Murex
7 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
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