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 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jMock
Rank 549 502 505
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +3
Contract jobs citing jMock 39 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.91% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 51
Average daily rate
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£600 £463 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.72% -15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -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
6695 5620 5594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.64% 11.74% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4590 3755 3235
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 124 217
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 October 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 31 October 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 +1 36 £600 +20.00% 6
South East -21 2 £400 - 1
South West - 1 £375 - 2
North West - - - -
jMock
UK

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 65 (97.01%) Java
2 61 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (73.13%) Oracle
4 41 (61.19%) Hibernate
5 40 (59.70%) Scrum
5 40 (59.70%) JUnit
6 39 (58.21%) TDD
7 37 (55.22%) JavaScript
8 35 (52.24%) Linux
8 35 (52.24%) Banking
8 35 (52.24%) Relational Database
9 34 (50.75%) OO
10 30 (44.78%) Investment Banking
11 29 (43.28%) Spring
11 29 (43.28%) Python
12 27 (40.30%) SQL
12 27 (40.30%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (37.31%) Pair Programming
13 25 (37.31%) Maven
13 25 (37.31%) J2SE
14 24 (35.82%) OOD
14 24 (35.82%) RDBMS
15 23 (34.33%) Unit Testing
16 22 (32.84%) Web Development
16 22 (32.84%) Technical Analysis
16 22 (32.84%) User Stories
17 21 (31.34%) UNIX
17 21 (31.34%) Web Services
18 18 (26.87%) Finance
19 17 (25.37%) XML

jMock
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (14.93%) Apache
1 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Coherence
3 8 (11.94%) JBoss
4 5 (7.46%) Jetty
5 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.99%) Confluence
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.49%) Documentum
7 1 (1.49%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (52.24%) Relational Database
2 24 (35.82%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.48%) DB2
6 3 (4.48%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.49%) IDOL
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) Redis
7 1 (1.49%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 40 (59.70%) JUnit
2 25 (37.31%) Maven
3 12 (17.91%) EasyMock
4 11 (16.42%) Mockito
4 11 (16.42%) Hudson
5 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
6 8 (11.94%) TeamCity
7 7 (10.45%) JIRA
7 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
7 7 (10.45%) CruiseControl
7 7 (10.45%) Subversion
8 6 (8.96%) Ant
9 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.99%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.49%) Selenium
11 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.49%) JSUnit
11 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
General
1 35 (52.24%) Banking
2 30 (44.78%) Investment Banking
3 18 (26.87%) Finance
4 10 (14.93%) Front Office
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 2 (2.99%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Advertising
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (94.03%) Developer
2 53 (79.10%) Java Developer
3 21 (31.34%) Agile Java Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Python Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Architect
6 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.49%) J2EE Architect
7 1 (1.49%) IT Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Android Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) Scala Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (61.19%) Hibernate
2 29 (43.28%) Spring
3 25 (37.31%) J2SE
4 21 (31.34%) Web Services
5 17 (25.37%) XML
6 15 (22.39%) J2EE
7 12 (17.91%) JMS
8 10 (14.93%) jQuery
9 9 (13.43%) REST
10 8 (11.94%) HTML
10 8 (11.94%) SOAP
11 7 (10.45%) JDBC
11 7 (10.45%) Spring MVC
11 7 (10.45%) RESTful
12 6 (8.96%) HTML5
12 6 (8.96%) XSLT
13 5 (7.46%) JSP
13 5 (7.46%) Ajax
13 5 (7.46%) OpenSocial
14 4 (5.97%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.96%) Credit Risk
2 6 (8.96%) Market Risk
2 6 (8.96%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.46%) Reference Data
3 5 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.97%) Fixed Income
4 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.99%) Derivative
6 2 (2.99%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.49%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.49%) Equities
7 1 (1.49%) Open Source
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (52.24%) Linux
2 21 (31.34%) UNIX
3 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Windows
5 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (59.70%) Scrum
3 39 (58.21%) TDD
4 34 (50.75%) OO
5 27 (40.30%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (37.31%) Pair Programming
7 24 (35.82%) OOD
8 23 (34.33%) Unit Testing
9 22 (32.84%) Web Development
9 22 (32.84%) User Stories
9 22 (32.84%) Technical Analysis
10 11 (16.42%) Kanban
11 10 (14.93%) Refactoring
11 10 (14.93%) Multithreading
12 9 (13.43%) SOA
13 8 (11.94%) MVC
13 8 (11.94%) Low Latency
14 7 (10.45%) Data Management
14 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
15 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 65 (97.01%) Java
2 37 (55.22%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.28%) Python
4 27 (40.30%) SQL
5 4 (5.97%) VBA
5 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.97%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) Scala
7 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 49 (73.13%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) Sybase
3 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.99%) Perforce
4 2 (2.99%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.49%) Trapeze
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) Interwoven
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