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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jMock
Rank 557 508 492
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -16
Contract jobs citing jMock 32 51 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.11% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.94% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 25
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£600 £521 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
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
6641 5443 5392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.17% 11.52% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4666 3566 3365
Average daily rate £405 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.64%
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 £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 125 230
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 -7 27 £600 +15.10% 4
South East -18 3 £456 - 5
South West - 1 £375 -
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UK

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 66 (92.96%) Java
2 64 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (70.42%) Oracle
4 46 (64.79%) Hibernate
5 45 (63.38%) TDD
6 44 (61.97%) JavaScript
7 39 (54.93%) JUnit
7 39 (54.93%) OO
8 38 (53.52%) Relational Database
9 37 (52.11%) Linux
9 37 (52.11%) Scrum
10 32 (45.07%) Banking
11 31 (43.66%) SQL
11 31 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (40.85%) RDBMS
12 29 (40.85%) Maven
13 28 (39.44%) Spring
13 28 (39.44%) Pair Programming
13 28 (39.44%) Python
14 27 (38.03%) J2SE
14 27 (38.03%) Investment Banking
15 26 (36.62%) OOD
16 25 (35.21%) Web Services
16 25 (35.21%) User Stories
16 25 (35.21%) Technical Analysis
17 24 (33.80%) Web Development
18 23 (32.39%) Finance
18 23 (32.39%) UNIX
18 23 (32.39%) Unit Testing
19 19 (26.76%) XML

jMock
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (16.90%) Apache
1 12 (16.90%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.08%) JBoss
3 6 (8.45%) Jetty
4 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.82%) Confluence
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.41%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) HTTP
2 4 (5.63%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (53.52%) Relational Database
2 29 (40.85%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.04%) DB2
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.41%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.41%) Redis
7 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.41%) IDOL
7 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (54.93%) JUnit
2 29 (40.85%) Maven
3 16 (22.54%) Mockito
3 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
4 13 (18.31%) EasyMock
5 9 (12.68%) TeamCity
6 8 (11.27%) Jenkins
6 8 (11.27%) Hudson
6 8 (11.27%) JIRA
7 7 (9.86%) Eclipse
8 6 (8.45%) Ant
8 6 (8.45%) Subversion
9 4 (5.63%) CruiseControl
9 4 (5.63%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.41%) JBehave
11 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
General
1 32 (45.07%) Banking
2 27 (38.03%) Investment Banking
3 23 (32.39%) Finance
4 7 (9.86%) Front Office
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.41%) Games
6 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (94.37%) Developer
2 54 (76.06%) Java Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Python Developer
6 2 (2.82%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (2.82%) Programmer
6 2 (2.82%) Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Java Programmer
6 2 (2.82%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 2 (2.82%) Android Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Scala Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (1.41%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.41%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.41%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.41%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (64.79%) Hibernate
2 28 (39.44%) Spring
3 27 (38.03%) J2SE
4 25 (35.21%) Web Services
5 19 (26.76%) XML
6 13 (18.31%) SOAP
7 12 (16.90%) J2EE
8 11 (15.49%) RESTful
9 10 (14.08%) jQuery
10 9 (12.68%) HTML
10 9 (12.68%) REST
11 7 (9.86%) JSON
11 7 (9.86%) JMS
11 7 (9.86%) HTML5
12 6 (8.45%) OpenSocial
12 6 (8.45%) XSLT
13 5 (7.04%) Ajax
13 5 (7.04%) JSP
14 4 (5.63%) JAXB
14 4 (5.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.04%) Derivative
3 5 (7.04%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (7.04%) Credit Risk
3 5 (7.04%) Market Risk
3 5 (7.04%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.04%) N-Tier
3 5 (7.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Open Source
6 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.41%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.11%) Linux
2 23 (32.39%) UNIX
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (63.38%) TDD
3 39 (54.93%) OO
4 37 (52.11%) Scrum
5 31 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (39.44%) Pair Programming
7 26 (36.62%) OOD
8 25 (35.21%) User Stories
8 25 (35.21%) Technical Analysis
9 24 (33.80%) Web Development
10 23 (32.39%) Unit Testing
11 16 (22.54%) Kanban
12 11 (15.49%) Refactoring
12 11 (15.49%) Multithreading
13 9 (12.68%) SOA
13 9 (12.68%) Low Latency
14 7 (9.86%) Extreme Programming
15 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (8.45%) BDD
15 6 (8.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) Java
2 44 (61.97%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.66%) SQL
4 28 (39.44%) Python
5 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.63%) VBA
5 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.82%) C#
6 2 (2.82%) C++
7 1 (1.41%) R
7 1 (1.41%) Scala
7 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) vSphere
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Hyperic
1 3 (4.23%) logstash
1 3 (4.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) Oracle
2 3 (4.23%) VMware
2 3 (4.23%) Sybase
3 2 (2.82%) Perforce
3 2 (2.82%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.41%) Trapeze
4 1 (1.41%) EMC
4 1 (1.41%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe