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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 208 276 217
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -59
Contract jobs citing JUnit 474 293 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.66% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.67% 5.58% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 190 254
Average daily rate
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£425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £298 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 14
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +54.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +68.08%
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
6182 5253 4959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.56% 11.78% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4242 3390 3141
Average daily rate £400 £386 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 118 205
Average hourly rate £36.40 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +28 245 £500 +17.64% 79
South East +51 89 £365 +18.69% 25
North West +30 43 £376 +7.28% 14
Yorkshire +13 29 £325 +3.17% 13
East of England +20 24 £403 - 10
South West -8 21 £388 +19.23% 36
East Midlands +33 18 £375 +24.79% 8
North East -17 3 £300 -25.00% 2
West Midlands 0 1 - - 6
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 841 (93.03%) Java
2 532 (58.85%) Agile Software Development
3 462 (51.11%) Spring
4 351 (38.83%) TDD
5 333 (36.84%) Maven
6 322 (35.62%) Web Services
7 268 (29.65%) Continuous Integration
8 261 (28.87%) Scrum
9 258 (28.54%) Hibernate
10 247 (27.32%) Oracle
11 245 (27.10%) HTML
12 241 (26.66%) XML
13 240 (26.55%) JavaScript
14 237 (26.22%) Selenium
15 236 (26.11%) J2EE
16 231 (25.55%) SQL
17 211 (23.34%) Jenkins
18 210 (23.23%) Linux
19 204 (22.57%) CSS
20 203 (22.46%) Subversion
20 203 (22.46%) Git (software)
21 199 (22.01%) MVC
22 192 (21.24%) BDD
23 181 (20.02%) Eclipse
24 177 (19.58%) JSP
25 176 (19.47%) Mockito
26 173 (19.14%) Tomcat
27 167 (18.47%) Unit Testing
28 166 (18.36%) Ant
29 157 (17.37%) REST

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 173 (19.14%) Tomcat
2 107 (11.84%) Apache
3 86 (9.51%) WebLogic
4 60 (6.64%) JBoss
5 52 (5.75%) WebSphere
6 44 (4.87%) Confluence
7 38 (4.20%) CMS
8 30 (3.32%) Adobe CQ
9 21 (2.32%) Documentum
10 19 (2.10%) Node.js
11 18 (1.99%) Mule
12 17 (1.88%) Apache Solr
13 14 (1.55%) Jetty
14 13 (1.44%) MQSeries
15 10 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
17 8 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
18 7 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
18 7 (0.77%) TeamSite
Applications
1 8 (0.88%) MS Office
2 4 (0.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.44%) MS Project
3 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) ION MarketView
2 6 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.66%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 2 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.11%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (2.43%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.33%) SaaS
6 2 (0.22%) PaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.22%) Route 53
6 2 (0.22%) GitHub
7 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.98%) Internet
2 32 (3.54%) HTTP
3 17 (1.88%) Firewall
4 11 (1.22%) AMQP
4 11 (1.22%) LDAP
4 11 (1.22%) Wireshark
5 10 (1.11%) SSL
6 6 (0.66%) ATM
6 6 (0.66%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.55%) Network Security
8 4 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (0.33%) DAB
9 3 (0.33%) DNS
9 3 (0.33%) SNMP
9 3 (0.33%) NGN
10 2 (0.22%) SSH
10 2 (0.22%) DHCP
11 1 (0.11%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.11%) Intranet
11 1 (0.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (11.62%) Relational Database
2 81 (8.96%) Oracle Database
3 73 (8.08%) MySQL
4 53 (5.86%) SQL Server
5 48 (5.31%) NoSQL
6 47 (5.20%) MongoDB
7 45 (4.98%) RDBMS
8 40 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (4.20%) DB2
10 33 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (2.54%) Big Data
12 20 (2.21%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (1.88%) Jackrabbit
14 16 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (1.33%) MarkLogic
17 11 (1.22%) Apache Hive
17 11 (1.22%) HBase
18 7 (0.77%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 333 (36.84%) Maven
2 237 (26.22%) Selenium
3 211 (23.34%) Jenkins
4 203 (22.46%) Subversion
4 203 (22.46%) Git (software)
5 181 (20.02%) Eclipse
6 176 (19.47%) Mockito
7 166 (18.36%) Ant
8 149 (16.48%) Cucumber
9 138 (15.27%) JIRA
10 83 (9.18%) TeamCity
11 56 (6.19%) WebDriver
11 56 (6.19%) Hudson
12 54 (5.97%) TestNG
13 50 (5.53%) SoapUI
13 50 (5.53%) CruiseControl
14 46 (5.09%) IntelliJ
15 35 (3.87%) jMock
15 35 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 34 (3.76%) JBehave
General
1 121 (13.38%) Finance
2 86 (9.51%) Banking
3 48 (5.31%) Investment Banking
4 46 (5.09%) Front Office
5 28 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.88%) Marketing
7 22 (2.43%) Publishing
8 18 (1.99%) Retail
9 11 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.77%) Advertising
11 7 (0.77%) Games
12 6 (0.66%) Legal
12 6 (0.66%) Electronics
13 3 (0.33%) Back Office
14 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 661 (73.12%) Developer
2 492 (54.42%) Java Developer
3 84 (9.29%) Senior Developer
4 58 (6.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 32 (3.54%) Tester
6 31 (3.43%) Software Engineer
7 25 (2.77%) Architect
7 25 (2.77%) Analyst
8 24 (2.65%) Hybris Developer
8 24 (2.65%) Android Developer
9 23 (2.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 21 (2.32%) Lead Developer
10 21 (2.32%) Web Developer
11 18 (1.99%) Test Analyst
12 17 (1.88%) Test Engineer
13 16 (1.77%) Consultant
14 15 (1.66%) Automation Tester
14 15 (1.66%) C# Developer
15 14 (1.55%) C++ Developer
15 14 (1.55%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (51.11%) Spring
2 322 (35.62%) Web Services
3 258 (28.54%) Hibernate
4 245 (27.10%) HTML
5 241 (26.66%) XML
6 236 (26.11%) J2EE
7 204 (22.57%) CSS
8 177 (19.58%) JSP
9 157 (17.37%) REST
10 139 (15.38%) SOAP
11 132 (14.60%) JSON
12 131 (14.49%) Spring MVC
13 124 (13.72%) RESTful
14 117 (12.94%) jQuery
15 112 (12.39%) Ajax
16 96 (10.62%) JMS
17 89 (9.85%) Java EE
17 89 (9.85%) JPA
18 88 (9.73%) JDBC
19 75 (8.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 100 (11.06%) Open Source
2 51 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 44 (4.87%) Derivative
5 34 (3.76%) User Experience
6 30 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (2.77%) Algorithms
8 24 (2.65%) Fixed Income
9 23 (2.54%) Data Structures
10 22 (2.43%) Mobile App
11 18 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
12 12 (1.33%) Market Risk
12 12 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.11%) PKI
13 10 (1.11%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.11%) W3C
14 9 (1.00%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.00%) Taxonomies
15 8 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 210 (23.23%) Linux
2 154 (17.04%) UNIX
3 47 (5.20%) Windows
4 31 (3.43%) Android
5 16 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.33%) CentOS
7 10 (1.11%) Solaris
8 9 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.11%) AIX
10 1 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (58.85%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (38.83%) TDD
3 268 (29.65%) Continuous Integration
4 261 (28.87%) Scrum
5 199 (22.01%) MVC
6 192 (21.24%) BDD
7 167 (18.47%) Unit Testing
8 149 (16.48%) OO
9 95 (10.51%) SOA
10 79 (8.74%) Multithreading
11 76 (8.41%) Kanban
11 76 (8.41%) E-Commerce
12 75 (8.30%) Web Development
13 72 (7.96%) Software Engineering
14 69 (7.63%) OOD
15 67 (7.41%) Test Automation
16 51 (5.64%) UML
17 42 (4.65%) SEO
18 41 (4.54%) Pair Programming
19 40 (4.42%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 841 (93.03%) Java
2 240 (26.55%) JavaScript
3 231 (25.55%) SQL
4 79 (8.74%) C#
5 65 (7.19%) Python
6 58 (6.42%) Ruby
7 55 (6.08%) PL/SQL
8 46 (5.09%) Scala
9 37 (4.09%) C++
10 34 (3.76%) Bash Shell
11 32 (3.54%) Groovy
12 28 (3.10%) PHP
13 23 (2.54%) Perl
14 15 (1.66%) XQuery
15 12 (1.33%) C
15 12 (1.33%) VB
16 10 (1.11%) AWK
16 10 (1.11%) sed
17 7 (0.77%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 99 (10.95%) Security Cleared
2 67 (7.41%) Degree
3 59 (6.53%) SC Cleared
4 33 (3.65%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.99%) Sun Certification
6 13 (1.44%) ISEB
7 12 (1.33%) ISTQB
8 11 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (1.00%) OCPJP
11 6 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.22%) PhD
13 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.11%) PMP
13 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.11%) GNVQ
13 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (10.51%) QA
2 6 (0.66%) WCAG
3 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (1.88%) VirtualBox
2 16 (1.77%) Docker
3 5 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.33%) vSphere
4 3 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.22%) Varnish
6 1 (0.11%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 47 (5.20%) Puppet
2 26 (2.88%) Vagrant
3 17 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (1.22%) Oozie
4 11 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.00%) CA SiteMinder
6 5 (0.55%) OpenIDM
6 5 (0.55%) Nagios
7 4 (0.44%) Ganglia
7 4 (0.44%) collectd
7 4 (0.44%) StatsD
7 4 (0.44%) Kibana
8 3 (0.33%) Hyperic
8 3 (0.33%) logstash
8 3 (0.33%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.33%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.22%) Nessus
9 2 (0.22%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.22%) Ansible
10 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 247 (27.32%) Oracle
2 32 (3.54%) hybris
3 29 (3.21%) Microsoft
3 29 (3.21%) HP
4 28 (3.10%) TIBCO
4 28 (3.10%) Red Hat
5 25 (2.77%) Sybase
6 18 (1.99%) Google
7 17 (1.88%) ION Trading
8 16 (1.77%) IBM
8 16 (1.77%) Adobe
9 15 (1.66%) Canoo
10 14 (1.55%) Atlassian
11 13 (1.44%) SAP
12 10 (1.11%) Syncfusion
13 9 (1.00%) CA
13 9 (1.00%) Perforce
14 7 (0.77%) Talend
14 7 (0.77%) Atomikos
14 7 (0.77%) Axway
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