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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
jMock
Rank 581 541 528
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -13
Contract jobs citing jMock 14 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.059% 0.060%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.45% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 21
Average daily rate
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£620 £600 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £575 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 - -
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
6961 6403 5487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.51% 12.97% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 4188 3509
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 134 135
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 -18 13 £625 +4.16% 7
East Midlands - 1 £463 - 2
jMock
UK

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 50 (98.04%) Java
2 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (88.24%) Oracle
4 39 (76.47%) JavaScript
5 37 (72.55%) Hibernate
5 37 (72.55%) Banking
6 35 (68.63%) TDD
6 35 (68.63%) OO
7 34 (66.67%) Investment Banking
8 32 (62.75%) Pair Programming
9 30 (58.82%) Python
9 30 (58.82%) Linux
9 30 (58.82%) SQL
10 29 (56.86%) RDBMS
10 29 (56.86%) User Stories
10 29 (56.86%) Technical Analysis
10 29 (56.86%) Relational Database
11 26 (50.98%) OOD
12 25 (49.02%) J2SE
12 25 (49.02%) Web Development
13 17 (33.33%) Unit Testing
13 17 (33.33%) Spring
14 15 (29.41%) JUnit
15 13 (25.49%) Maven
16 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (23.53%) Finance
17 11 (21.57%) Scrum
17 11 (21.57%) J2EE
18 9 (17.65%) JMS
18 9 (17.65%) Computer Science

jMock
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (13.73%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) Jetty
5 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (56.86%) RDBMS
1 29 (56.86%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) DB2
4 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) JUnit
2 13 (25.49%) Maven
3 5 (9.80%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.80%) Mockito
3 5 (9.80%) Hudson
4 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.92%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.96%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (72.55%) Banking
2 34 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 12 (23.53%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (100.00%) Developer
2 47 (92.16%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Lead Java Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Lead Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Android Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Scala Developer
6 1 (1.96%) AWS Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Python Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (72.55%) Hibernate
2 25 (49.02%) J2SE
3 17 (33.33%) Spring
4 11 (21.57%) J2EE
5 9 (17.65%) JMS
6 8 (15.69%) Web Services
7 7 (13.73%) XML
7 7 (13.73%) JDBC
8 6 (11.76%) Spring MVC
9 5 (9.80%) REST
9 5 (9.80%) JSON
9 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 4 (7.84%) jQuery
11 3 (5.88%) HTML
11 3 (5.88%) HTML5
11 3 (5.88%) Ajax
12 2 (3.92%) Java EE
12 2 (3.92%) JPA
12 2 (3.92%) Guice
12 2 (3.92%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.73%) Credit Risk
3 6 (11.76%) Market Risk
4 4 (7.84%) N-Tier
5 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.92%) Derivative
6 2 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.96%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.96%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) TDD
2 35 (68.63%) OO
3 32 (62.75%) Pair Programming
4 29 (56.86%) User Stories
4 29 (56.86%) Technical Analysis
5 26 (50.98%) OOD
6 25 (49.02%) Web Development
7 17 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (21.57%) Scrum
10 9 (17.65%) SDLC
11 6 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (9.80%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
12 5 (9.80%) MVC
12 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
13 4 (7.84%) SOA
13 4 (7.84%) Data Management
13 4 (7.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) Java
2 39 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 30 (58.82%) SQL
3 30 (58.82%) Python
4 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) VBA
5 1 (1.96%) Scala
5 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Sybase
3 1 (1.96%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.96%) Facebook
3 1 (1.96%) Twitter