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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jMock
Rank 534 539 512
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Contract jobs citing jMock 39 32 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.066% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.55% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 64
Average daily rate
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£600 £400 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £309 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £535 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.98% -2.30%
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
6704 5809 6027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.86% 12.03% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 3838 3416
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 122 207
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +30 37 £600 +41.17% 6
South East -5 2 £400 -
South West - - - - 1
North West - - - -
jMock
UK

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 64 (96.97%) Java
2 61 (92.42%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (66.67%) JUnit
4 41 (62.12%) Oracle
5 36 (54.55%) Hibernate
6 35 (53.03%) TDD
7 34 (51.52%) Scrum
8 33 (50.00%) Spring
9 32 (48.48%) Linux
10 30 (45.45%) Banking
11 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
11 29 (43.94%) OO
12 28 (42.42%) Relational Database
13 27 (40.91%) Maven
14 26 (39.39%) Unit Testing
14 26 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (37.88%) Investment Banking
16 23 (34.85%) Finance
16 23 (34.85%) UNIX
17 22 (33.33%) Web Services
17 22 (33.33%) Python
18 21 (31.82%) SQL
19 18 (27.27%) J2SE
19 18 (27.27%) Pair Programming
20 17 (25.76%) OOD
20 17 (25.76%) J2EE
21 16 (24.24%) XML
21 16 (24.24%) RDBMS
22 15 (22.73%) User Stories
22 15 (22.73%) Technical Analysis

jMock
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle Coherence
3 8 (12.12%) Apache
4 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.06%) Jetty
5 2 (3.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.52%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
1 3 (4.55%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (42.42%) Relational Database
2 16 (24.24%) RDBMS
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.09%) MySQL
6 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.03%) DB2
7 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.52%) IDOL
8 1 (1.52%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.52%) Redis
8 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 44 (66.67%) JUnit
2 27 (40.91%) Maven
3 13 (19.70%) EasyMock
4 12 (18.18%) Mockito
4 12 (18.18%) Hudson
5 11 (16.67%) Subversion
6 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
7 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
8 7 (10.61%) TeamCity
8 7 (10.61%) CruiseControl
9 6 (9.09%) Ant
9 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
9 6 (9.09%) JIRA
10 2 (3.03%) IntelliJ
10 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.52%) JBehave
11 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.52%) DbUnit
General
1 30 (45.45%) Banking
2 25 (37.88%) Investment Banking
3 23 (34.85%) Finance
4 12 (18.18%) Front Office
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (93.94%) Developer
2 51 (77.27%) Java Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Agile Java Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 11 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.03%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Architect
7 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (1.52%) J2EE Architect
8 1 (1.52%) IT Architect
8 1 (1.52%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Java Architect
8 1 (1.52%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 33 (50.00%) Spring
3 22 (33.33%) Web Services
4 18 (27.27%) J2SE
5 17 (25.76%) J2EE
6 16 (24.24%) XML
7 15 (22.73%) JMS
8 10 (15.15%) Spring MVC
8 10 (15.15%) REST
9 9 (13.64%) jQuery
10 7 (10.61%) RESTful
10 7 (10.61%) HTML
10 7 (10.61%) Java EE
10 7 (10.61%) SOAP
10 7 (10.61%) XSLT
10 7 (10.61%) JDBC
11 6 (9.09%) JTA
11 6 (9.09%) JTS
11 6 (9.09%) Middleware
11 6 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 6 (9.09%) Credit Risk
1 6 (9.09%) Market Risk
2 5 (7.58%) Reference Data
2 5 (7.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.58%) Fixed Income
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.52%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.52%) Equities
5 1 (1.52%) Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Open Source
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) Linux
2 23 (34.85%) UNIX
3 4 (6.06%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (92.42%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) TDD
3 34 (51.52%) Scrum
4 29 (43.94%) OO
5 26 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (39.39%) Unit Testing
6 18 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 17 (25.76%) OOD
8 15 (22.73%) Web Development
8 15 (22.73%) User Stories
8 15 (22.73%) Technical Analysis
9 10 (15.15%) MVC
10 9 (13.64%) Refactoring
10 9 (13.64%) Kanban
10 9 (13.64%) Multithreading
11 8 (12.12%) SOA
12 7 (10.61%) UML
12 7 (10.61%) Data Management
12 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
12 7 (10.61%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 64 (96.97%) Java
2 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
3 22 (33.33%) Python
4 21 (31.82%) SQL
5 4 (6.06%) VBA
5 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.06%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) Scala
6 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (62.12%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) JBoss
3 8 (12.12%) Sybase
4 3 (4.55%) Murex
4 3 (4.55%) Fidessa
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.03%) Perforce
5 2 (3.03%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.52%) EMC
6 1 (1.52%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe
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