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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 257 244 220
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs citing JUnit 397 431 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.84% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.05% 6.85% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 281 307
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £302 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £41.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+29.94% +7.05%
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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
6565 6292 5062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.97% 12.25% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4235 4100 3246
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 111 146
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £31.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.05 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

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 17 April 2015.

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
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 17 April 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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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 -56 168 £450 -5.26% 62
South East +27 84 £380 -5.00% 16
North West -2 34 £388 +10.71% 6
South West -5 33 £375 +12.35% 12
East of England +16 30 £450 +28.57% 7
East Midlands +25 24 £345 +22.12% 6
Yorkshire -22 14 £330 +3.12% 8
North East -7 3 £325 -7.14% 2
West Midlands -16 3 £220 -20.00% 2
Midlands - - - -
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 783 (93.33%) Java
2 501 (59.71%) Agile Software Development
3 424 (50.54%) Spring
4 362 (43.15%) TDD
5 321 (38.26%) Maven
6 315 (37.54%) Web Services
7 249 (29.68%) HTML
8 243 (28.96%) XML
8 243 (28.96%) Continuous Integration
9 239 (28.49%) JavaScript
10 222 (26.46%) Selenium
11 221 (26.34%) Hibernate
12 219 (26.10%) J2EE
13 215 (25.63%) Scrum
14 206 (24.55%) Oracle
14 206 (24.55%) Jenkins
15 205 (24.43%) SQL
16 198 (23.60%) Git (software)
17 197 (23.48%) Linux
18 195 (23.24%) BDD
19 188 (22.41%) CSS
20 177 (21.10%) MVC
21 174 (20.74%) Cucumber
22 165 (19.67%) Subversion
23 161 (19.19%) REST
24 160 (19.07%) SOAP
25 154 (18.36%) Tomcat
25 154 (18.36%) Eclipse
26 149 (17.76%) OO
27 148 (17.64%) Ant

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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
1 154 (18.36%) Tomcat
2 109 (12.99%) WebLogic
3 83 (9.89%) JBoss
4 77 (9.18%) Apache
5 69 (8.22%) WebSphere
6 45 (5.36%) Confluence
7 39 (4.65%) CMS
8 29 (3.46%) Adobe CQ
9 25 (2.98%) Mule
10 23 (2.74%) Node.js
11 20 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 20 (2.38%) MQSeries
12 16 (1.91%) Apache Solr
13 12 (1.43%) Jetty
13 12 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (1.07%) Mule ESB
16 8 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
16 8 (0.95%) TIBCO EMS
16 8 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 14 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.19%) MS Office
3 3 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.19%) ION MarketView
2 8 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.36%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.12%) Tridion
5 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (2.15%) Amazon S3
3 17 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (0.95%) GitHub
7 7 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.24%) SaaS
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.12%) IaaS
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 67 (7.99%) Internet
2 40 (4.77%) HTTP
3 21 (2.50%) Firewall
4 17 (2.03%) AMQP
5 12 (1.43%) SSL
6 9 (1.07%) LDAP
7 6 (0.72%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.72%) Network Security
7 6 (0.72%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
8 5 (0.60%) ATM
9 3 (0.36%) DHCP
9 3 (0.36%) NGN
9 3 (0.36%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.24%) Wireless
10 2 (0.24%) SSH
10 2 (0.24%) Intranet
10 2 (0.24%) Extranet
10 2 (0.24%) Telnet
10 2 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (10.13%) Relational Database
2 79 (9.42%) Oracle Database
3 56 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 55 (6.56%) MongoDB
5 53 (6.32%) NoSQL
6 43 (5.13%) MySQL
7 40 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (4.65%) RDBMS
9 29 (3.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 29 (3.46%) Hadoop
10 28 (3.34%) DB2
11 26 (3.10%) Big Data
12 17 (2.03%) MarkLogic
12 17 (2.03%) Jackrabbit
13 16 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.95%) Redis
15 7 (0.83%) Hazelcast
15 7 (0.83%) Couchbase
15 7 (0.83%) KDB
15 7 (0.83%) Informix
Development Applications
1 321 (38.26%) Maven
2 222 (26.46%) Selenium
3 206 (24.55%) Jenkins
4 198 (23.60%) Git (software)
5 174 (20.74%) Cucumber
6 165 (19.67%) Subversion
7 154 (18.36%) Eclipse
8 148 (17.64%) Ant
9 146 (17.40%) Mockito
10 141 (16.81%) JIRA
11 57 (6.79%) TeamCity
12 55 (6.56%) TestNG
13 54 (6.44%) WebDriver
14 41 (4.89%) Hudson
15 32 (3.81%) SoapUI
16 28 (3.34%) JBehave
16 28 (3.34%) Calabash
17 27 (3.22%) RSpec
17 27 (3.22%) IntelliJ
17 27 (3.22%) JMeter
General
1 89 (10.61%) Finance
2 37 (4.41%) Front Office
3 36 (4.29%) Banking
4 25 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.98%) Publishing
5 24 (2.86%) Retail
6 16 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.19%) Legal
9 9 (1.07%) Marketing
10 7 (0.83%) Games
11 5 (0.60%) Advertising
11 5 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.48%) Electronics
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
13 2 (0.24%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
14 1 (0.12%) Greek Language
14 1 (0.12%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 618 (73.66%) Developer
2 479 (57.09%) Java Developer
3 80 (9.54%) Senior Developer
4 57 (6.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (3.46%) Software Engineer
6 28 (3.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 26 (3.10%) Android Developer
7 26 (3.10%) Tester
8 25 (2.98%) Architect
9 24 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
10 23 (2.74%) Analyst
10 23 (2.74%) Hybris Developer
11 22 (2.62%) Software Developer
12 17 (2.03%) Web Developer
12 17 (2.03%) Test Analyst
12 17 (2.03%) Automation Tester
13 15 (1.79%) Test Leader
13 15 (1.79%) Lead Developer
14 14 (1.67%) Technical Architect
15 13 (1.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (50.54%) Spring
2 315 (37.54%) Web Services
3 249 (29.68%) HTML
4 243 (28.96%) XML
5 221 (26.34%) Hibernate
6 219 (26.10%) J2EE
7 188 (22.41%) CSS
8 161 (19.19%) REST
9 160 (19.07%) SOAP
10 141 (16.81%) JSP
11 137 (16.33%) JSON
12 127 (15.14%) RESTful
13 126 (15.02%) Spring MVC
14 97 (11.56%) JPA
15 96 (11.44%) jQuery
16 92 (10.97%) JMS
17 82 (9.77%) Struts
18 79 (9.42%) HTML5
19 77 (9.18%) Java EE
20 76 (9.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.80%) Open Source
2 53 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 33 (3.93%) Mobile App
5 32 (3.81%) Derivative
6 23 (2.74%) Algorithms
7 20 (2.38%) User Experience
7 20 (2.38%) Fixed Income
8 19 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
10 11 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.31%) N-Tier
10 11 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
10 11 (1.31%) FMCG
11 10 (1.19%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.07%) W3C
13 7 (0.83%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.83%) Telematics
13 7 (0.83%) iPad
14 6 (0.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 197 (23.48%) Linux
2 94 (11.20%) UNIX
3 39 (4.65%) Windows
4 35 (4.17%) Android
5 21 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.67%) Solaris
7 11 (1.31%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.83%) CentOS
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (59.71%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (43.15%) TDD
3 243 (28.96%) Continuous Integration
4 215 (25.63%) Scrum
5 195 (23.24%) BDD
6 177 (21.10%) MVC
7 149 (17.76%) OO
8 130 (15.49%) Unit Testing
9 116 (13.83%) SOA
10 89 (10.61%) Software Engineering
11 83 (9.89%) E-Commerce
12 69 (8.22%) Web Development
13 62 (7.39%) Test Automation
14 60 (7.15%) Kanban
15 58 (6.91%) OOD
16 57 (6.79%) Multithreading
17 56 (6.67%) UML
18 52 (6.20%) OOP
19 44 (5.24%) Pair Programming
20 39 (4.65%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 783 (93.33%) Java
2 239 (28.49%) JavaScript
3 205 (24.43%) SQL
4 81 (9.65%) Python
5 74 (8.82%) C#
6 70 (8.34%) Ruby
7 54 (6.44%) PL/SQL
8 38 (4.53%) Scala
9 31 (3.69%) Groovy
10 27 (3.22%) Bash Shell
11 26 (3.10%) C++
12 24 (2.86%) Perl
12 24 (2.86%) PHP
13 18 (2.15%) XQuery
14 9 (1.07%) VB
14 9 (1.07%) C
15 8 (0.95%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.83%) XPath
17 6 (0.72%) Korn
17 6 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (10.25%) Security Cleared
2 61 (7.27%) Degree
3 41 (4.89%) SC Cleared
4 33 (3.93%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.55%) Sun Certification
6 11 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.07%) ISEB
7 9 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (1.07%) OCPJP
8 8 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.24%) HND
10 2 (0.24%) OCMJD
11 1 (0.12%) PMP
11 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.12%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (9.30%) QA
2 6 (0.72%) WCAG
3 2 (0.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (1.67%) Docker
2 12 (1.43%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.36%) vSphere
4 2 (0.24%) Varnish
4 2 (0.24%) Firmware
5 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 54 (6.44%) Puppet
2 32 (3.81%) Vagrant
3 12 (1.43%) CA Single Sign-On
4 6 (0.72%) OpenIDM
4 6 (0.72%) Kibana
5 5 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.60%) StatsD
6 4 (0.48%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.48%) Oozie
6 4 (0.48%) logstash
7 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.36%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 206 (24.55%) Oracle
2 41 (4.89%) Red Hat
3 39 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 36 (4.29%) hybris
5 27 (3.22%) TIBCO
6 25 (2.98%) Atlassian
7 24 (2.86%) IBM
8 23 (2.74%) Sybase
9 21 (2.50%) Google
10 19 (2.26%) Adobe
11 18 (2.15%) HP
12 17 (2.03%) ION Trading
13 16 (1.91%) Talend
14 12 (1.43%) CA
15 11 (1.31%) SAP
16 10 (1.19%) Syncfusion
16 10 (1.19%) Splunk
17 8 (0.95%) Atomikos
17 8 (0.95%) Axway
17 8 (0.95%) JD Edwards
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £580 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Rate: From £300 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago