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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 243 210 198
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -12
Contract jobs citing JUnit 418 454 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.93% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.37% 7.79% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 305 323
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £594 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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
6559 5825 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 11.94% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4253 3814 3495
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 125 209
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.75 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
(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 -44 232 £450 -4.00% 69
South East +8 68 £358 -8.33% 17
East of England -2 27 £390 -5.45% 6
North East 0 25 £325 - 1
Yorkshire +14 22 £340 - 8
South West -25 22 £363 +3.57% 9
North West -15 16 £375 +2.04% 19
East Midlands -5 7 £309 -11.78% 3
West Midlands -6 1 £335 +7.20%
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 716 (89.05%) Java
2 410 (51.00%) Spring
3 274 (34.08%) TDD
4 267 (33.21%) HTML
5 261 (32.46%) JavaScript
6 258 (32.09%) XML
7 257 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
8 249 (30.97%) Maven
9 243 (30.22%) Web Services
10 238 (29.60%) Continuous Integration
11 236 (29.35%) Selenium
12 235 (29.23%) Scrum
13 232 (28.86%) CSS
13 232 (28.86%) Hibernate
14 226 (28.11%) SQL
15 223 (27.74%) Oracle
16 207 (25.75%) J2EE
17 195 (24.25%) Subversion
18 188 (23.38%) Linux
19 182 (22.64%) OO
19 182 (22.64%) BDD
20 169 (21.02%) Jenkins
20 169 (21.02%) MVC
21 159 (19.78%) UNIX
22 154 (19.15%) Tomcat
23 152 (18.91%) Cucumber
24 141 (17.54%) Unit Testing
25 140 (17.41%) Eclipse
26 134 (16.67%) JSP
26 134 (16.67%) jQuery

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (19.15%) Tomcat
2 90 (11.19%) Apache
3 63 (7.84%) WebLogic
4 51 (6.34%) Confluence
5 39 (4.85%) Adobe CQ
6 38 (4.73%) WebSphere
7 23 (2.86%) MQSeries
8 20 (2.49%) CMS
9 15 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
9 15 (1.87%) Jetty
9 15 (1.87%) Oracle Service Bus
10 9 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (1.12%) AquaLogic
10 9 (1.12%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.12%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.00%) Node.js
11 8 (1.00%) TIBCO EMS
12 7 (0.87%) Mule
12 7 (0.87%) nginx
12 7 (0.87%) Documentum
Applications
1 14 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) Mingle
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) RMDS
1 7 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 7 (0.87%) Tridion
2 6 (0.75%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.37%) Magento
4 2 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.12%) Global One
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.49%) Amazon S3
4 7 (0.87%) SaaS
4 7 (0.87%) Route 53
4 7 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.84%) HTTP
2 32 (3.98%) Internet
3 20 (2.49%) Firewall
4 15 (1.87%) DHCP
5 14 (1.74%) LDAP
6 13 (1.62%) DNS
7 11 (1.37%) FTP
8 9 (1.12%) SSL
9 8 (1.00%) Telnet
9 8 (1.00%) Broadband
9 8 (1.00%) Wireless
9 8 (1.00%) NAS
10 7 (0.87%) AMQP
11 5 (0.62%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.62%) Bluetooth
11 5 (0.62%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.50%) LAN
12 4 (0.50%) WAN
12 4 (0.50%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (10.45%) MySQL
2 67 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 64 (7.96%) Relational Database
4 57 (7.09%) NoSQL
5 53 (6.59%) Oracle Database
6 45 (5.60%) MongoDB
7 25 (3.11%) Big Data
7 25 (3.11%) RDBMS
8 20 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (2.11%) DB2
11 15 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.74%) Hadoop
13 12 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.24%) KDB
14 10 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 9 (1.12%) CouchDB
15 9 (1.12%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 249 (30.97%) Maven
2 236 (29.35%) Selenium
3 195 (24.25%) Subversion
4 169 (21.02%) Jenkins
5 152 (18.91%) Cucumber
6 140 (17.41%) Eclipse
7 120 (14.93%) Git (software)
8 119 (14.80%) Mockito
9 105 (13.06%) Hudson
9 105 (13.06%) JIRA
10 100 (12.44%) Ant
10 100 (12.44%) WebDriver
11 88 (10.95%) TeamCity
12 57 (7.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 51 (6.34%) JBehave
14 39 (4.85%) CruiseControl
15 36 (4.48%) jMock
16 35 (4.35%) JMeter
17 29 (3.61%) RSpec
18 27 (3.36%) TestNG
General
1 131 (16.29%) Finance
2 79 (9.83%) Banking
3 56 (6.97%) Investment Banking
4 41 (5.10%) Front Office
5 22 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.61%) Retail
7 19 (2.36%) Marketing
8 18 (2.24%) Publishing
9 17 (2.11%) Games
10 15 (1.87%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.12%) Back Office
12 7 (0.87%) Electronics
13 6 (0.75%) Advertising
14 5 (0.62%) Legal
15 2 (0.25%) Automotive
16 1 (0.12%) Law
16 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.12%) Czech Language
16 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 546 (67.91%) Developer
2 392 (48.76%) Java Developer
3 68 (8.46%) Senior Developer
4 50 (6.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 49 (6.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 45 (5.60%) Tester
7 41 (5.10%) Architect
8 32 (3.98%) Software Engineer
9 29 (3.61%) Test Engineer
10 28 (3.48%) Hybris Developer
11 27 (3.36%) Web Developer
12 25 (3.11%) Test Analyst
12 25 (3.11%) Analyst
13 21 (2.61%) Software Developer
13 21 (2.61%) J2EE Developer
14 18 (2.24%) Consultant
15 15 (1.87%) Lead Developer
15 15 (1.87%) Java Web Developer
16 14 (1.74%) Test Consultant
17 13 (1.62%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 410 (51.00%) Spring
2 267 (33.21%) HTML
3 258 (32.09%) XML
4 243 (30.22%) Web Services
5 232 (28.86%) CSS
5 232 (28.86%) Hibernate
6 207 (25.75%) J2EE
7 134 (16.67%) JSP
7 134 (16.67%) jQuery
8 113 (14.05%) Spring MVC
9 112 (13.93%) JMS
10 107 (13.31%) Ajax
11 103 (12.81%) SOAP
12 101 (12.56%) Java EE
13 91 (11.32%) REST
14 83 (10.32%) JSON
15 70 (8.71%) Struts
16 67 (8.33%) RESTful
17 66 (8.21%) JPA
18 64 (7.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.09%) Open Source
2 49 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (3.36%) Fixed Income
4 21 (2.61%) Market Risk
5 19 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.87%) GIS
7 14 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (1.74%) W3C
7 14 (1.74%) Web 2.0
8 13 (1.62%) Derivative
8 13 (1.62%) New Media
9 11 (1.37%) Data Conversion
10 10 (1.24%) Semantic Web
11 9 (1.12%) Credit Risk
12 8 (1.00%) Firmware
13 7 (0.87%) DTV
13 7 (0.87%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.87%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.62%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 188 (23.38%) Linux
2 159 (19.78%) UNIX
3 61 (7.59%) Windows
4 15 (1.87%) Solaris
4 15 (1.87%) Android
5 14 (1.74%) HPUX
6 13 (1.62%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.87%) CentOS
9 6 (0.75%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.25%) Debian
11 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.12%) SUSE
11 1 (0.12%) AIX
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.12%) OpenSolaris
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (34.08%) TDD
2 257 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (29.60%) Continuous Integration
4 235 (29.23%) Scrum
5 182 (22.64%) OO
5 182 (22.64%) BDD
6 169 (21.02%) MVC
7 141 (17.54%) Unit Testing
8 109 (13.56%) Test Automation
9 89 (11.07%) SOA
10 85 (10.57%) E-Commerce
11 83 (10.32%) Software Engineering
12 80 (9.95%) UML
13 62 (7.71%) Kanban
14 57 (7.09%) Automated Testing
15 53 (6.59%) Multithreading
16 48 (5.97%) OOD
17 46 (5.72%) Integration Testing
18 40 (4.98%) Validation
19 37 (4.60%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 716 (89.05%) Java
2 261 (32.46%) JavaScript
3 226 (28.11%) SQL
4 71 (8.83%) C#
5 47 (5.85%) Ruby
6 45 (5.60%) PL/SQL
7 40 (4.98%) Bash Shell
8 33 (4.10%) C++
9 32 (3.98%) Perl
9 32 (3.98%) PHP
9 32 (3.98%) Python
10 30 (3.73%) Groovy
11 29 (3.61%) Shell Script
12 28 (3.48%) Scala
13 26 (3.23%) XPath
14 16 (1.99%) XQuery
14 16 (1.99%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.74%) VB
15 14 (1.74%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (7.09%) Degree
2 38 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.87%) Sun Certification
5 14 (1.74%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.49%) ISEB
7 11 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.62%) OCPJP
8 5 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.12%) PhD
11 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (12.31%) QA
2 5 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.12%) HDFS
2 5 (0.62%) VirtualBox
2 5 (0.62%) Docker
3 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.25%) vCloud
6 1 (0.12%) KVM
6 1 (0.12%) qmail
6 1 (0.12%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.12%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.12%) Snort
6 1 (0.12%) Squid
6 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (3.86%) Puppet
2 17 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (1.99%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.75%) Nagios
5 5 (0.62%) Oozie
6 4 (0.50%) collectd
6 4 (0.50%) Ganglia
7 3 (0.37%) Nessus
7 3 (0.37%) Salt
8 2 (0.25%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.25%) SCOM
8 2 (0.25%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.12%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 223 (27.74%) Oracle
2 67 (8.33%) JBoss
3 32 (3.98%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.98%) hybris
4 31 (3.86%) Sybase
5 30 (3.73%) TIBCO
6 27 (3.36%) Adobe
7 21 (2.61%) IBM
8 17 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.11%) ION Trading
9 14 (1.74%) Interwoven
10 13 (1.62%) HP
11 12 (1.49%) Sun
11 12 (1.49%) ATG
11 12 (1.49%) Perforce
11 12 (1.49%) Bloomberg
11 12 (1.49%) Google
12 11 (1.37%) SAP
13 8 (1.00%) Zend
13 8 (1.00%) Atlassian
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