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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 286 247 215
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -32
Contract jobs citing JUnit 354 382 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.80% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 6.24% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 258 277
Average daily rate
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£410 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +82.05%
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
6365 6117 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.94% 12.75% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4164 4033 3087
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 139 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £23.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.72 £47.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -56 153 £458 -8.50% 68
South East +8 62 £363 -9.37% 22
North West 0 32 £388 +6.89% 17
South West +13 30 £375 +7.14% 20
East of England +2 25 £463 +32.14% 5
East Midlands +7 22 £353 +33.01% 6
Yorkshire -15 22 £360 +12.50% 7
West Midlands -8 3 £220 -36.23% 3
North East -24 2 £325 -5.79% 1
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 769 (93.78%) Java
2 482 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
3 435 (53.05%) Spring
4 343 (41.83%) TDD
5 320 (39.02%) Maven
6 308 (37.56%) Web Services
7 251 (30.61%) JavaScript
8 244 (29.76%) HTML
9 243 (29.63%) XML
10 234 (28.54%) SQL
10 234 (28.54%) Selenium
11 231 (28.17%) Oracle
12 224 (27.32%) Hibernate
13 219 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
14 214 (26.10%) J2EE
15 211 (25.73%) Scrum
16 201 (24.51%) Jenkins
17 197 (24.02%) Linux
18 189 (23.05%) Git (software)
19 184 (22.44%) Cucumber
20 183 (22.32%) BDD
21 174 (21.22%) CSS
22 164 (20.00%) REST
23 161 (19.63%) SOAP
23 161 (19.63%) MVC
24 156 (19.02%) OO
25 151 (18.41%) Ant
25 151 (18.41%) Eclipse
26 150 (18.29%) Subversion
27 149 (18.17%) JIRA

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 148 (18.05%) Tomcat
2 118 (14.39%) WebLogic
3 91 (11.10%) JBoss
4 82 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 79 (9.63%) Apache
6 48 (5.85%) Confluence
7 32 (3.90%) CMS
8 27 (3.29%) Node.js
9 25 (3.05%) MQSeries
10 24 (2.93%) Mule
11 22 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
12 21 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 21 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 19 (2.32%) Jetty
14 16 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
15 13 (1.59%) Mule ESB
16 9 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
16 9 (1.10%) GlassFish
17 8 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
17 8 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 17 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.61%) Tridion
3 4 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.49%) Magento
4 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.37%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.12%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.20%) GitHub
3 16 (1.95%) Amazon S3
4 13 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.73%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.37%) SaaS
11 2 (0.24%) IaaS
11 2 (0.24%) PaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (0.12%) Route 53
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 66 (8.05%) Internet
2 45 (5.49%) HTTP
3 20 (2.44%) Firewall
4 19 (2.32%) AMQP
5 14 (1.71%) SSL
6 9 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.85%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.85%) LDAP
8 6 (0.73%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (0.61%) Network Security
10 4 (0.49%) DHCP
11 3 (0.37%) NAS
11 3 (0.37%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.37%) NGN
11 3 (0.37%) FTP
11 3 (0.37%) Broadband
11 3 (0.37%) Wireless
11 3 (0.37%) Telnet
12 2 (0.24%) SNMP
13 1 (0.12%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (10.37%) Relational Database
2 80 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 69 (8.41%) MongoDB
4 61 (7.44%) SQL Server
5 57 (6.95%) NoSQL
6 48 (5.85%) MySQL
7 46 (5.61%) RDBMS
8 32 (3.90%) DB2
9 31 (3.78%) Hadoop
10 30 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
12 26 (3.17%) Big Data
13 16 (1.95%) MarkLogic
14 15 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.46%) Redis
16 8 (0.98%) Hazelcast
16 8 (0.98%) Couchbase
16 8 (0.98%) Informix
17 7 (0.85%) Jackrabbit
18 5 (0.61%) Riak
Development Applications
1 320 (39.02%) Maven
2 234 (28.54%) Selenium
3 201 (24.51%) Jenkins
4 189 (23.05%) Git (software)
5 184 (22.44%) Cucumber
6 151 (18.41%) Ant
6 151 (18.41%) Eclipse
7 150 (18.29%) Subversion
8 149 (18.17%) JIRA
9 124 (15.12%) Mockito
10 52 (6.34%) WebDriver
11 51 (6.22%) TeamCity
12 46 (5.61%) TestNG
13 40 (4.88%) Gradle
14 38 (4.63%) JMeter
15 34 (4.15%) Hudson
16 32 (3.90%) SoapUI
17 25 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 25 (3.05%) Calabash
18 24 (2.93%) RSpec
General
1 95 (11.59%) Finance
2 43 (5.24%) Banking
3 32 (3.90%) Front Office
4 29 (3.54%) Retail
5 26 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.68%) Publishing
7 18 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.46%) Legal
10 8 (0.98%) Games
11 6 (0.73%) Marketing
12 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.49%) Advertising
14 3 (0.37%) Electronics
15 2 (0.24%) Back Office
15 2 (0.24%) Automotive
15 2 (0.24%) Billing
16 1 (0.12%) Greek Language
16 1 (0.12%) Russian Language
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 604 (73.66%) Developer
2 482 (58.78%) Java Developer
3 71 (8.66%) Senior Developer
4 57 (6.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (4.27%) Architect
6 34 (4.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 31 (3.78%) Software Engineer
8 28 (3.41%) Tester
9 26 (3.17%) Analyst
10 24 (2.93%) Java Software Engineer
11 23 (2.80%) Android Developer
12 21 (2.56%) Test Analyst
12 21 (2.56%) Hybris Developer
13 20 (2.44%) Software Developer
14 18 (2.20%) Web Developer
15 17 (2.07%) Automation Tester
16 16 (1.95%) Technical Architect
17 15 (1.83%) Java Software Developer
18 14 (1.71%) Test Leader
18 14 (1.71%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (53.05%) Spring
2 308 (37.56%) Web Services
3 244 (29.76%) HTML
4 243 (29.63%) XML
5 224 (27.32%) Hibernate
6 214 (26.10%) J2EE
7 174 (21.22%) CSS
8 164 (20.00%) REST
9 161 (19.63%) SOAP
10 141 (17.20%) JSON
11 131 (15.98%) Spring MVC
12 119 (14.51%) JSP
13 115 (14.02%) RESTful
14 105 (12.80%) JMS
15 103 (12.56%) jQuery
16 90 (10.98%) Struts
16 90 (10.98%) JPA
17 85 (10.37%) Java EE
18 74 (9.02%) JDBC
19 71 (8.66%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 91 (11.10%) Open Source
2 54 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.66%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.41%) Derivative
6 19 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (2.07%) User Experience
8 16 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.83%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.59%) W3C
11 11 (1.34%) FMCG
11 11 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
11 11 (1.34%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.22%) Fixed Income
12 10 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (1.22%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.98%) Telematics
15 7 (0.85%) Web 2.0
16 6 (0.73%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 197 (24.02%) Linux
2 89 (10.85%) UNIX
3 42 (5.12%) Windows
4 35 (4.27%) Android
5 25 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (2.68%) Solaris
7 14 (1.71%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.98%) CentOS
9 7 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.61%) HPUX
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (41.83%) TDD
3 219 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
4 211 (25.73%) Scrum
5 183 (22.32%) BDD
6 161 (19.63%) MVC
7 156 (19.02%) OO
8 133 (16.22%) SOA
9 119 (14.51%) Unit Testing
10 97 (11.83%) Software Engineering
11 80 (9.76%) E-Commerce
12 74 (9.02%) UML
13 60 (7.32%) OOD
14 55 (6.71%) OOP
15 51 (6.22%) Test Automation
15 51 (6.22%) Web Development
16 49 (5.98%) Multithreading
17 48 (5.85%) Automated Testing
18 45 (5.49%) Configuration Management
19 44 (5.37%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 769 (93.78%) Java
2 251 (30.61%) JavaScript
3 234 (28.54%) SQL
4 70 (8.54%) Python
5 66 (8.05%) Ruby
6 59 (7.20%) PL/SQL
7 50 (6.10%) C#
8 39 (4.76%) Scala
9 24 (2.93%) Bash Shell
9 24 (2.93%) PHP
10 22 (2.68%) Perl
10 22 (2.68%) Groovy
11 21 (2.56%) C++
12 13 (1.59%) XQuery
13 11 (1.34%) XPath
14 10 (1.22%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.98%) C
16 7 (0.85%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.73%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.61%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 97 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 57 (6.95%) Degree
3 45 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 39 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 13 (1.59%) Sun Certification
5 13 (1.59%) ISEB
6 12 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.10%) OCPJP
7 9 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.24%) HND
9 2 (0.24%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.24%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (9.02%) QA
2 6 (0.73%) WCAG
3 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.59%) Docker
2 7 (0.85%) VirtualBox
3 6 (0.73%) Varnish
4 5 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.61%) vCloud
5 4 (0.49%) Squid
6 3 (0.37%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) GridGain
7 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 60 (7.32%) Puppet
2 29 (3.54%) Vagrant
3 14 (1.71%) CA Single Sign-On
4 11 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (1.34%) Kibana
5 9 (1.10%) Ansible
6 7 (0.85%) TeamSite
6 7 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.73%) Rundeck
7 6 (0.73%) logstash
7 6 (0.73%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.61%) Salt
8 5 (0.61%) StatsD
8 5 (0.61%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.24%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.12%) Graphite
Vendors
1 231 (28.17%) Oracle
2 48 (5.85%) Red Hat
3 32 (3.90%) Atlassian
4 30 (3.66%) hybris
4 30 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 28 (3.41%) IBM
6 23 (2.80%) HP
7 18 (2.20%) TIBCO
8 17 (2.07%) Talend
9 16 (1.95%) Adobe
9 16 (1.95%) Google
10 14 (1.71%) CA
10 14 (1.71%) Sybase
11 11 (1.34%) Splunk
12 9 (1.10%) Software AG
12 9 (1.10%) VMware
12 9 (1.10%) webMethods
13 8 (0.98%) Perforce
13 8 (0.98%) SAP
14 7 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, fantastic clients and company
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Enorth Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £325 - £435 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £500-£600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £360.00 per day
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City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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