The table below looks at the statistics for jMock 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 jMock over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jMock
Rank 565 546 513
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -33
Contract jobs citing jMock 25 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.046% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 14
Average daily rate
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£600 £595 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +25.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £351 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £627 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +19.23%
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
6272 6128 4857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.95% 12.73% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4138 4040 3116
Average daily rate £400 £388 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £31.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

jMock
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jMock across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

jMock Jobs Demand Trend in England

jMock
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jMock across the England region.

jMock Daily Rate Trend in England

jMock
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jMock across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

jMock Daily Rate Histogram in England

jMock
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 jMock within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +9 24 £600 - 4
South East - 1 - - 3
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UK

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing jMock 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 jMock.

1 54 (100.00%) Java
1 54 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (88.89%) Oracle
3 42 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 42 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 38 (70.37%) OO
5 37 (68.52%) TDD
6 36 (66.67%) Pair Programming
6 36 (66.67%) Banking
6 36 (66.67%) Relational Database
7 35 (64.81%) Investment Banking
7 35 (64.81%) RDBMS
8 34 (62.96%) Linux
9 33 (61.11%) SQL
10 32 (59.26%) Technical Analysis
10 32 (59.26%) User Stories
11 31 (57.41%) Python
12 28 (51.85%) J2SE
12 28 (51.85%) OOD
12 28 (51.85%) Web Development
13 19 (35.19%) Spring
14 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
15 16 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (25.93%) Maven
16 14 (25.93%) J2EE
16 14 (25.93%) JUnit
17 13 (24.07%) Scrum
17 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
18 12 (22.22%) Degree
19 11 (20.37%) Web Services

jMock
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing jMock 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 jMock. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.96%) Apache
2 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.70%) Jetty
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 35 (64.81%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.11%) DB2
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Maven
1 14 (25.93%) JUnit
2 4 (7.41%) CruiseControl
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Hudson
3 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) Mockito
5 1 (1.85%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.85%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 36 (66.67%) Banking
2 35 (64.81%) Investment Banking
3 8 (14.81%) Finance
4 5 (9.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 54 (100.00%) Developer
2 53 (98.15%) Java Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Lead Java Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (1.85%) Scala Developer
6 1 (1.85%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 28 (51.85%) J2SE
3 19 (35.19%) Spring
4 14 (25.93%) J2EE
5 11 (20.37%) Web Services
6 8 (14.81%) REST
7 7 (12.96%) SOAP
8 6 (11.11%) JMS
8 6 (11.11%) XML
8 6 (11.11%) JSON
9 4 (7.41%) JDBC
9 4 (7.41%) Spring MVC
10 2 (3.70%) HTML
10 2 (3.70%) Swing
10 2 (3.70%) jQuery
10 2 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (3.70%) RESTful
10 2 (3.70%) HTML5
10 2 (3.70%) Spring Integration
10 2 (3.70%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.41%) Derivative
3 4 (7.41%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (7.41%) Market Risk
4 3 (5.56%) Credit Risk
4 3 (5.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 34 (62.96%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (70.37%) OO
3 37 (68.52%) TDD
4 36 (66.67%) Pair Programming
5 32 (59.26%) Technical Analysis
5 32 (59.26%) User Stories
6 28 (51.85%) OOD
6 28 (51.85%) Web Development
7 17 (31.48%) Unit Testing
8 16 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (24.07%) Scrum
10 10 (18.52%) SDLC
11 7 (12.96%) SOA
12 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
12 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (11.11%) Release Management
13 5 (9.26%) Data Management
14 3 (5.56%) BDD
14 3 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 33 (61.11%) SQL
4 31 (57.41%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) Scala
6 1 (1.85%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) vSphere
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 48 (88.89%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.85%) VMware