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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jMock
Rank 571 551 534
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Contract jobs citing jMock 10 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.073% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.54% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 24
Average daily rate £388 £575 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.60% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £418 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £625 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £425 £330
% change year-on-year
-19.11% +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
jMock
UK

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
6912 6298 5434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.87% 13.53% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4653 4295 3498
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 113 120
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £47.50 £46.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -25 6 £413 -31.25% 11
South East +9 3 £325 -28.76%
East Midlands -6 1 £525 +23.52%
jMock
UK

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (89.29%) TDD
3 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (82.14%) Spring
5 22 (78.57%) JUnit
6 21 (75.00%) Web Services
7 19 (67.86%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (64.29%) REST
9 17 (60.71%) Maven
10 16 (57.14%) Finance
10 16 (57.14%) Jenkins
11 15 (53.57%) Mockito
11 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
12 14 (50.00%) OO
12 14 (50.00%) BDD
13 13 (46.43%) MVC
13 13 (46.43%) Banking
14 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
14 12 (42.86%) JMS
14 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
14 12 (42.86%) SOAP
14 12 (42.86%) J2EE
15 11 (39.29%) XML
16 10 (35.71%) Scrum
17 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
17 9 (32.14%) Oracle
17 9 (32.14%) Subversion
17 9 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (32.14%) DbUnit
17 9 (32.14%) PowerMock

jMock
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) JBoss
3 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 3 (10.71%) Confluence
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (3.57%) Lightstreamer
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) JUnit
2 17 (60.71%) Maven
3 16 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 15 (53.57%) Mockito
5 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 9 (32.14%) DbUnit
6 9 (32.14%) Subversion
7 7 (25.00%) SonarQube
8 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
9 4 (14.29%) Ant
9 4 (14.29%) Hudson
9 4 (14.29%) JIRA
10 3 (10.71%) Gradle
10 3 (10.71%) JMeter
10 3 (10.71%) Selenium
10 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
10 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
10 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
11 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (7.14%) JBehave
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (14.29%) Front Office
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
1 26 (92.86%) Java Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Senior Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.71%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) EAI Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Middleware Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Messaging Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Principal Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Principal Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) Spring
2 21 (75.00%) Web Services
3 18 (64.29%) REST
4 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
5 12 (42.86%) J2EE
5 12 (42.86%) JMS
5 12 (42.86%) SOAP
6 11 (39.29%) XML
7 9 (32.14%) PowerMock
8 8 (28.57%) Java EE
8 8 (28.57%) RESTful
9 7 (25.00%) jQuery
9 7 (25.00%) RESTEasy
10 6 (21.43%) Ajax
10 6 (21.43%) JDBC
11 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
12 4 (14.29%) CSS
12 4 (14.29%) JPA
12 4 (14.29%) JSON
12 4 (14.29%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
1 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) RIA
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Unix
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) TDD
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (50.00%) BDD
4 14 (50.00%) OO
5 13 (46.43%) MVC
6 10 (35.71%) Scrum
7 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
8 8 (28.57%) Kanban
8 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (21.43%) AOP
11 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (10.71%) Compatibility Testing
12 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
12 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
12 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
12 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
12 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Groovy
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Control-M
1 2 (7.14%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Sybase
4 3 (10.71%) Rally
5 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
5 2 (7.14%) Murex
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Perforce
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