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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 251 246 214
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -32
Contract jobs citing JUnit 420 374 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.79% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.28% 6.79% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 260 294
Average daily rate
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£401 £425 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £33.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+115.15% -15.38%
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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
6691 5510 5647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.84% 11.59% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4637 3631 3374
Average daily rate £400 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 123 212
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.28 £17.50 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -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 24 November 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 24 November 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
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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 -2 237 £450 - 52
South East +7 82 £375 - 19
East of England +10 25 £400 -16.83% 8
Yorkshire -3 20 £325 -4.41% 14
South West -20 20 £380 +14.71% 12
North West -18 15 £313 -3.84% 22
North East -25 11 £300 - 1
East Midlands -4 4 £575 +35.29% 4
West Midlands -14 1 - - 2
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 763 (90.94%) Java
2 487 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
3 430 (51.25%) Spring
4 308 (36.71%) TDD
5 291 (34.68%) Maven
5 291 (34.68%) Web Services
6 272 (32.42%) JavaScript
7 257 (30.63%) Scrum
8 244 (29.08%) Selenium
9 240 (28.61%) HTML
10 237 (28.25%) Continuous Integration
11 236 (28.13%) Hibernate
12 221 (26.34%) SQL
13 220 (26.22%) CSS
13 220 (26.22%) XML
14 211 (25.15%) J2EE
15 210 (25.03%) Oracle
16 195 (23.24%) MVC
17 183 (21.81%) Subversion
18 182 (21.69%) BDD
19 178 (21.22%) Jenkins
19 178 (21.22%) Linux
20 176 (20.98%) JSP
21 173 (20.62%) Unit Testing
22 167 (19.90%) Eclipse
23 164 (19.55%) Mockito
24 159 (18.95%) Git (software)
24 159 (18.95%) Tomcat
25 147 (17.52%) OO
25 147 (17.52%) UNIX

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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
1 159 (18.95%) Tomcat
2 108 (12.87%) Apache
3 52 (6.20%) JBoss
4 47 (5.60%) Confluence
5 46 (5.48%) WebLogic
6 32 (3.81%) WebSphere
6 32 (3.81%) Adobe CQ
7 30 (3.58%) CMS
8 22 (2.62%) Documentum
9 18 (2.15%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.55%) Jetty
10 13 (1.55%) Node.js
11 10 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
11 10 (1.19%) MQSeries
12 9 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
13 8 (0.95%) Mule
14 7 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
15 5 (0.60%) IIS
15 5 (0.60%) Alfresco
15 5 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 11 (1.31%) MS Office
2 7 (0.83%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.48%) MS Project
4 2 (0.24%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.95%) ION MarketView
3 6 (0.72%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.24%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (1.67%) Amazon S3
4 7 (0.83%) SaaS
5 6 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.24%) PaaS
6 2 (0.24%) Route 53
7 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.24%) HTTP
2 33 (3.93%) Internet
3 13 (1.55%) Firewall
4 12 (1.43%) LDAP
5 10 (1.19%) Wireshark
6 7 (0.83%) DHCP
7 6 (0.72%) ATM
7 6 (0.72%) DNS
7 6 (0.72%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.72%) AMQP
8 5 (0.60%) NAS
8 5 (0.60%) Wireless
8 5 (0.60%) Telnet
8 5 (0.60%) Broadband
8 5 (0.60%) FTP
9 4 (0.48%) Network Security
9 4 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (0.36%) SNMP
10 3 (0.36%) DAB
10 3 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (9.89%) MySQL
1 83 (9.89%) Relational Database
2 54 (6.44%) SQL Server
3 50 (5.96%) NoSQL
4 49 (5.84%) Oracle Database
5 37 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (4.05%) MongoDB
7 30 (3.58%) RDBMS
7 30 (3.58%) DB2
8 24 (2.86%) Big Data
9 20 (2.38%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
12 16 (1.91%) HBase
13 15 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (1.67%) Apache Hive
15 11 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.31%) Jackrabbit
16 9 (1.07%) MarkLogic
16 9 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 291 (34.68%) Maven
2 244 (29.08%) Selenium
3 183 (21.81%) Subversion
4 178 (21.22%) Jenkins
5 167 (19.90%) Eclipse
6 164 (19.55%) Mockito
7 159 (18.95%) Git (software)
8 132 (15.73%) Cucumber
9 111 (13.23%) Ant
10 110 (13.11%) JIRA
11 77 (9.18%) WebDriver
12 74 (8.82%) Hudson
13 73 (8.70%) TeamCity
14 49 (5.84%) TestNG
15 47 (5.60%) SoapUI
16 46 (5.48%) IntelliJ
17 44 (5.24%) CruiseControl
18 42 (5.01%) jMock
19 39 (4.65%) JMeter
20 37 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 125 (14.90%) Finance
2 93 (11.08%) Banking
3 59 (7.03%) Investment Banking
4 33 (3.93%) Marketing
5 30 (3.58%) Front Office
6 28 (3.34%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.50%) Publishing
8 17 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.55%) Games
9 13 (1.55%) Retail
10 11 (1.31%) Electronics
11 9 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.83%) Advertising
13 5 (0.60%) Back Office
14 4 (0.48%) Legal
15 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 590 (70.32%) Developer
2 433 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 83 (9.89%) Senior Developer
4 62 (7.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 41 (4.89%) Tester
6 33 (3.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 30 (3.58%) Analyst
8 29 (3.46%) Software Engineer
8 29 (3.46%) Web Developer
9 28 (3.34%) Test Engineer
10 26 (3.10%) Test Analyst
11 23 (2.74%) Hybris Developer
12 21 (2.50%) Software Developer
13 19 (2.26%) Architect
14 17 (2.03%) Consultant
14 17 (2.03%) J2EE Developer
15 16 (1.91%) Automation Tester
16 15 (1.79%) Java Web Developer
17 14 (1.67%) Lead Developer
17 14 (1.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 430 (51.25%) Spring
2 291 (34.68%) Web Services
3 240 (28.61%) HTML
4 236 (28.13%) Hibernate
5 220 (26.22%) CSS
5 220 (26.22%) XML
6 211 (25.15%) J2EE
7 176 (20.98%) JSP
8 129 (15.38%) jQuery
9 123 (14.66%) REST
10 120 (14.30%) Ajax
11 116 (13.83%) Spring MVC
12 114 (13.59%) JSON
13 110 (13.11%) SOAP
14 104 (12.40%) RESTful
15 99 (11.80%) Java EE
16 96 (11.44%) JMS
17 76 (9.06%) JDBC
18 75 (8.94%) JPA
19 66 (7.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.82%) Open Source
2 38 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.05%) User Experience
4 31 (3.69%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (3.10%) Data Structures
6 26 (3.10%) Derivative
7 24 (2.86%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.62%) Fixed Income
9 19 (2.26%) Market Risk
10 17 (2.03%) GIS
10 17 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.31%) DTV
12 10 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.19%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
13 9 (1.07%) PKI
13 9 (1.07%) Taxonomies
14 8 (0.95%) Credit Risk
14 8 (0.95%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 178 (21.22%) Linux
2 147 (17.52%) UNIX
3 54 (6.44%) Windows
4 15 (1.79%) Android
4 15 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.31%) CentOS
6 8 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.60%) HPUX
7 5 (0.60%) Solaris
8 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (36.71%) TDD
3 257 (30.63%) Scrum
4 237 (28.25%) Continuous Integration
5 195 (23.24%) MVC
6 182 (21.69%) BDD
7 173 (20.62%) Unit Testing
8 147 (17.52%) OO
9 98 (11.68%) Test Automation
10 78 (9.30%) E-Commerce
11 74 (8.82%) SOA
12 73 (8.70%) Kanban
13 68 (8.10%) Multithreading
14 62 (7.39%) Web Development
14 62 (7.39%) Software Engineering
15 61 (7.27%) OOD
16 44 (5.24%) Automated Testing
17 43 (5.13%) Pair Programming
17 43 (5.13%) UML
18 37 (4.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 763 (90.94%) Java
2 272 (32.42%) JavaScript
3 221 (26.34%) SQL
4 90 (10.73%) C#
5 48 (5.72%) Python
6 47 (5.60%) Ruby
7 43 (5.13%) PL/SQL
8 40 (4.77%) Bash Shell
9 39 (4.65%) PHP
10 36 (4.29%) Scala
11 33 (3.93%) C++
12 32 (3.81%) Groovy
13 29 (3.46%) Perl
14 22 (2.62%) Shell Script
15 17 (2.03%) XQuery
16 16 (1.91%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.55%) VB
17 13 (1.55%) T-SQL
17 13 (1.55%) XPath
17 13 (1.55%) AWK
Qualifications
1 69 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 57 (6.79%) Degree
3 44 (5.24%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.98%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.79%) ISEB
5 15 (1.79%) Sun Certification
6 13 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.24%) PhD
9 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PMP
9 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.12%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (13.47%) QA
2 6 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.43%) VirtualBox
2 10 (1.19%) Docker
3 5 (0.60%) HDFS
3 5 (0.60%) Firmware
3 5 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.36%) vSphere
4 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.24%) vCloud
6 1 (0.12%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 35 (4.17%) Puppet
2 21 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (2.26%) Vagrant
4 16 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (1.67%) Oozie
6 5 (0.60%) Nagios
7 4 (0.48%) WebInspect
7 4 (0.48%) Ganglia
7 4 (0.48%) OpenIDM
7 4 (0.48%) collectd
7 4 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.36%) logstash
8 3 (0.36%) Salt
8 3 (0.36%) Hyperic
8 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.24%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.24%) SCOM
9 2 (0.24%) Nessus
10 1 (0.12%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 210 (25.03%) Oracle
2 31 (3.69%) hybris
3 28 (3.34%) Microsoft
4 27 (3.22%) TIBCO
5 26 (3.10%) Sybase
6 24 (2.86%) HP
7 20 (2.38%) Adobe
8 16 (1.91%) IBM
8 16 (1.91%) ION Trading
9 15 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.79%) SAP
9 15 (1.79%) Canoo
10 11 (1.31%) Google
11 8 (0.95%) Zend
11 8 (0.95%) Syncfusion
11 8 (0.95%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.95%) Sun
12 7 (0.83%) Splunk
13 6 (0.72%) Interwoven
13 6 (0.72%) Perforce
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £520 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £414 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £200-£375 p/day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago