The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit 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 JUnit 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
JUnit
Rank 257 221 288
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +67
Contract jobs citing JUnit 407 482 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.88% 1.04% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.89% 7.65% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 339 209
Average daily rate £450 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £302 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
Average hourly rate £60.00 - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £58.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +43.20%
JUnit
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%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in England

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JUnit across the England region.

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in England

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in England

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the England region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in England

JUnit
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

JUnit Hourly Rate Histogram in England

JUnit
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 JUnit 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 -25 203 £500 - 95
South East -24 65 £400 +6.66% 25
Yorkshire +8 45 £450 +38.46% 11
South West +6 31 £375 -3.22% 13
North West -32 25 £400 +6.66% 21
East of England 0 23 £419 +4.55% 3
North East -14 10 £375 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -9 9 £300 - 14
East Midlands -20 6 £300 -20.00% 4
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 732 (93.13%) Java
2 525 (66.79%) Agile Software Development
3 443 (56.36%) Spring
4 358 (45.55%) Maven
5 351 (44.66%) Jenkins
6 349 (44.40%) TDD
7 309 (39.31%) Web Services
8 290 (36.90%) Git (software)
9 253 (32.19%) Continuous Integration
10 247 (31.42%) Scrum
11 240 (30.53%) Mockito
12 233 (29.64%) SQL
13 228 (29.01%) Hibernate
14 212 (26.97%) Cucumber
15 211 (26.84%) Linux
16 210 (26.72%) XML
17 209 (26.59%) JavaScript
17 209 (26.59%) REST
18 205 (26.08%) BDD
19 200 (25.45%) Unit Testing
20 193 (24.55%) HTML
21 192 (24.43%) Selenium
22 188 (23.92%) Subversion
23 180 (22.90%) Unix
24 175 (22.26%) JIRA
25 171 (21.76%) J2EE
26 168 (21.37%) Tomcat
27 162 (20.61%) Oracle
28 146 (18.58%) Software Engineering
28 146 (18.58%) Gradle

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 168 (21.37%) Tomcat
2 132 (16.79%) Apache
3 105 (13.36%) JBoss
4 74 (9.41%) Node.js
5 69 (8.78%) Jetty
6 61 (7.76%) Confluence
7 52 (6.62%) WebLogic
8 43 (5.47%) WebSphere
9 31 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (2.04%) Apache ServiceMix
11 12 (1.53%) CMS
11 12 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.27%) GlassFish
12 10 (1.27%) Mule
13 9 (1.15%) IIS
14 5 (0.64%) Liferay
14 5 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.64%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (1.02%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.38%) HipChat
2 3 (0.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.25%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (1.91%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.38%) RMDS
4 2 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.25%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) Magento
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 96 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.16%) Amazon S3
2 17 (2.16%) Amazon SQS
3 16 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.65%) GitHub
6 12 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (1.27%) IaaS
7 10 (1.27%) PaaS
7 10 (1.27%) SaaS
8 8 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.38%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.13%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (12.09%) HTTP
2 55 (7.00%) TCP/IP
3 41 (5.22%) Internet
4 21 (2.67%) LDAP
5 5 (0.64%) SMTP
6 4 (0.51%) Firewall
6 4 (0.51%) SSL
7 3 (0.38%) Broadband
7 3 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.38%) SSH
7 3 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.25%) 2G
8 2 (0.25%) 3G
8 2 (0.25%) 4G
8 2 (0.25%) DHCP
8 2 (0.25%) DVB
8 2 (0.25%) FTP
8 2 (0.25%) SNMP
8 2 (0.25%) Wireless
8 2 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (18.32%) NoSQL
2 96 (12.21%) MySQL
3 82 (10.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 80 (10.18%) PostgreSQL
5 76 (9.67%) Relational Database
6 68 (8.65%) MongoDB
7 51 (6.49%) SQL Server
8 40 (5.09%) Oracle Database
9 30 (3.82%) Big Data
10 28 (3.56%) RDBMS
11 23 (2.93%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.91%) Apache Hive
12 15 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.53%) Couchbase
13 12 (1.53%) DB2
13 12 (1.53%) Hazelcast
13 12 (1.53%) HBase
14 10 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 358 (45.55%) Maven
2 351 (44.66%) Jenkins
3 290 (36.90%) Git (software)
4 240 (30.53%) Mockito
5 212 (26.97%) Cucumber
6 192 (24.43%) Selenium
7 188 (23.92%) Subversion
8 175 (22.26%) JIRA
9 146 (18.58%) Gradle
10 123 (15.65%) Eclipse
11 77 (9.80%) JMeter
12 60 (7.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 45 (5.73%) SonarQube
14 42 (5.34%) Ant
15 38 (4.83%) IntelliJ
16 30 (3.82%) JBehave
16 30 (3.82%) RSpec
16 30 (3.82%) SoapUI
17 29 (3.69%) WebDriver
18 27 (3.44%) Mercurial
General
1 89 (11.32%) Finance
2 63 (8.02%) Banking
3 28 (3.56%) Investment Banking
3 28 (3.56%) Retail
4 25 (3.18%) Marketing
5 21 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.04%) Front Office
7 12 (1.53%) Games
8 7 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.76%) Automotive
10 5 (0.64%) Electronics
11 4 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Advertising
12 3 (0.38%) Back Office
12 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 2 (0.25%) Legal
13 2 (0.25%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 569 (72.39%) Developer
2 455 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 111 (14.12%) Senior Developer
4 85 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 83 (10.56%) Agile Developer
6 81 (10.31%) Agile Java Developer
7 64 (8.14%) Architect
8 47 (5.98%) Software Engineer
9 43 (5.47%) Java Engineer
10 32 (4.07%) Java Software Engineer
11 30 (3.82%) J2EE Developer
12 29 (3.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 26 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
14 25 (3.18%) Lead Developer
14 25 (3.18%) Software Developer
15 22 (2.80%) Analyst
15 22 (2.80%) Java Software Developer
15 22 (2.80%) Senior Agile Developer
16 21 (2.67%) Java Scala Software Engineer
16 21 (2.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (56.36%) Spring
2 309 (39.31%) Web Services
3 228 (29.01%) Hibernate
4 210 (26.72%) XML
5 209 (26.59%) REST
6 193 (24.55%) HTML
7 171 (21.76%) J2EE
8 140 (17.81%) CSS
9 132 (16.79%) RESTful
10 124 (15.78%) JSON
11 122 (15.52%) SOAP
12 109 (13.87%) AngularJS
13 94 (11.96%) jQuery
14 90 (11.45%) JMS
15 83 (10.56%) Java EE
16 75 (9.54%) JPA
17 73 (9.29%) Spring MVC
18 69 (8.78%) JSP
19 68 (8.65%) Apache Camel
20 67 (8.52%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.96%) Computer Science
3 33 (4.20%) Fixed Income
4 28 (3.56%) Visualisation
5 25 (3.18%) Mobile App
6 24 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.67%) Algorithms
8 20 (2.54%) Grid Computing
9 19 (2.42%) Client/Server
10 17 (2.16%) iPad
11 15 (1.91%) User Experience
12 12 (1.53%) Derivative
13 11 (1.40%) Cryptography
13 11 (1.40%) Social Media
14 10 (1.27%) Equities
15 9 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
16 8 (1.02%) Ontologies
17 6 (0.76%) Wiki
18 5 (0.64%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 211 (26.84%) Linux
2 180 (22.90%) Unix
3 43 (5.47%) Windows
4 21 (2.67%) Android
5 18 (2.29%) Mac OS X
6 10 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.15%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.51%) AIX
10 2 (0.25%) Solaris
10 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (66.79%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (44.40%) TDD
3 253 (32.19%) Continuous Integration
4 247 (31.42%) Scrum
5 205 (26.08%) BDD
6 200 (25.45%) Unit Testing
7 146 (18.58%) Software Engineering
8 125 (15.90%) OO
9 103 (13.10%) Pair Programming
10 98 (12.47%) Multithreading
10 98 (12.47%) Open Source
11 95 (12.09%) MVC
12 85 (10.81%) SOA
13 71 (9.03%) SDLC
14 70 (8.91%) E-Commerce
15 63 (8.02%) Concurrent Programming
15 63 (8.02%) UML
16 62 (7.89%) Build Automation
17 61 (7.76%) Test Automation
18 60 (7.63%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 732 (93.13%) Java
2 233 (29.64%) SQL
3 209 (26.59%) JavaScript
4 94 (11.96%) Ruby
5 92 (11.70%) Python
6 86 (10.94%) Scala
7 76 (9.67%) Groovy
8 68 (8.65%) PL/SQL
9 50 (6.36%) C#
10 32 (4.07%) PHP
11 31 (3.94%) Bash Shell
12 25 (3.18%) C
13 24 (3.05%) C++
14 23 (2.93%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.53%) AWK
15 12 (1.53%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.53%) sed
16 10 (1.27%) Perl
17 8 (1.02%) SPARQL
18 7 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 109 (13.87%) Security Cleared
2 70 (8.91%) Degree
3 68 (8.65%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.05%) DV Cleared
5 17 (2.16%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.76%) ISEB
8 3 (0.38%) OCA
8 3 (0.38%) OCP
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.25%) OCAJ
10 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.38%) QA
2 5 (0.64%) WCAG
3 3 (0.38%) SDET
3 3 (0.38%) SLA
4 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.25%) EMIR
4 2 (0.25%) MiFID
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (8.40%) Docker
2 21 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.89%) vSphere
4 5 (0.64%) BitLocker
4 5 (0.64%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.25%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.13%) Firmware
6 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (6.11%) Puppet
2 31 (3.94%) Graphite
3 27 (3.44%) yum
4 22 (2.80%) Bareos
5 14 (1.78%) Oozie
6 12 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (1.40%) Ansible
8 10 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.38%) BladeLogic
9 3 (0.38%) Control-M
10 2 (0.25%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.25%) Dollar Universe
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Shiro
11 1 (0.13%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.13%) logstash
11 1 (0.13%) Nagios
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.13%) Piwik
11 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 162 (20.61%) Oracle
2 34 (4.33%) SOASTA, Inc
3 32 (4.07%) Google
4 29 (3.69%) hybris
5 28 (3.56%) Red Hat
6 24 (3.05%) HP
7 23 (2.93%) IBM
7 23 (2.93%) VMware
8 21 (2.67%) ATG
9 18 (2.29%) Atlassian
10 12 (1.53%) Endeca
11 11 (1.40%) Sybase
12 9 (1.15%) Apigee
12 9 (1.15%) Rally
13 7 (0.89%) SAP
13 7 (0.89%) Telerik
14 6 (0.76%) BEA
14 6 (0.76%) Microsoft
14 6 (0.76%) Sun
15 5 (0.64%) TIBCO
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