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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 264 251 226
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Contract jobs citing JUnit 407 356 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.74% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.01% 5.84% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 247 246
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £37.73 - £39.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.51 - £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 - £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +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
6772 6098 5158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.36% 12.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4523 3938 3275
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 134 145
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.24 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -34 189 £443 -6.84% 61
South East +20 91 £402 +11.91% 35
South West +5 31 £388 +12.72% 21
Yorkshire -4 26 £375 +31.57% 10
North West +4 24 £388 +6.96% 14
East Midlands +3 17 £353 +29.35% 3
East of England -7 16 £450 +66.66% 10
West Midlands +5 8 £425 +25.00% 4
North East -38 5 £320 -1.53% 4
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 780 (93.64%) Java
2 497 (59.66%) Agile Software Development
3 455 (54.62%) Spring
4 347 (41.66%) TDD
5 326 (39.14%) Web Services
6 318 (38.18%) Maven
7 255 (30.61%) JavaScript
8 239 (28.69%) XML
9 237 (28.45%) Scrum
10 233 (27.97%) HTML
11 232 (27.85%) Hibernate
12 231 (27.73%) SQL
13 229 (27.49%) Selenium
14 221 (26.53%) Oracle
15 208 (24.97%) J2EE
16 206 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
17 205 (24.61%) Jenkins
18 202 (24.25%) Cucumber
19 196 (23.53%) BDD
20 194 (23.29%) REST
21 189 (22.69%) SOAP
22 186 (22.33%) Linux
23 179 (21.49%) Git (software)
24 161 (19.33%) JSON
25 159 (19.09%) CSS
26 154 (18.49%) Tomcat
27 153 (18.37%) OO
28 152 (18.25%) MVC
29 144 (17.29%) JIRA
30 141 (16.93%) Subversion

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (18.49%) Tomcat
2 125 (15.01%) JBoss
3 112 (13.45%) WebLogic
4 94 (11.28%) Apache
5 86 (10.32%) WebSphere
6 54 (6.48%) Confluence
7 28 (3.36%) Node.js
7 28 (3.36%) Jetty
8 24 (2.88%) Mule
9 23 (2.76%) MQSeries
10 22 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 22 (2.64%) CMS
11 20 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (1.56%) Mule ESB
14 12 (1.44%) Apache Solr
14 12 (1.44%) GlassFish
15 10 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 9 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
16 9 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.12%) HipChat
4 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.60%) Magento
2 5 (0.60%) Tridion
2 5 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.24%) Summit
6 1 (0.12%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.88%) GitHub
3 21 (2.52%) Amazon S3
4 19 (2.28%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.60%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.36%) SaaS
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.24%) PaaS
10 2 (0.24%) IaaS
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 73 (8.76%) Internet
2 41 (4.92%) HTTP
3 24 (2.88%) AMQP
4 19 (2.28%) Firewall
5 14 (1.68%) SSL
6 13 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.20%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.96%) LDAP
8 8 (0.96%) OpenLDAP
9 6 (0.72%) DAB
10 4 (0.48%) DHCP
11 3 (0.36%) FTP
11 3 (0.36%) Telnet
11 3 (0.36%) Broadband
11 3 (0.36%) NAS
11 3 (0.36%) Wireless
12 2 (0.24%) SNMP
13 1 (0.12%) DNS
13 1 (0.12%) ATM
13 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (8.52%) Oracle Database
2 69 (8.28%) MongoDB
3 68 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 63 (7.56%) SQL Server
5 57 (6.84%) NoSQL
6 56 (6.72%) MySQL
7 35 (4.20%) Hadoop
8 34 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
9 33 (3.96%) DB2
10 29 (3.48%) Big Data
11 28 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (3.24%) RDBMS
13 25 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (2.04%) MarkLogic
15 11 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (1.20%) Redis
17 7 (0.84%) OLAP
18 6 (0.72%) Informix
19 5 (0.60%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 318 (38.18%) Maven
2 229 (27.49%) Selenium
3 205 (24.61%) Jenkins
4 202 (24.25%) Cucumber
5 179 (21.49%) Git (software)
6 144 (17.29%) JIRA
7 141 (16.93%) Subversion
7 141 (16.93%) Eclipse
8 139 (16.69%) Mockito
9 125 (15.01%) Ant
10 65 (7.80%) Gradle
11 53 (6.36%) WebDriver
12 52 (6.24%) JMeter
13 39 (4.68%) TestNG
14 33 (3.96%) SoapUI
15 32 (3.84%) TeamCity
16 27 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 25 (3.00%) IntelliJ
18 25 (3.00%) Hudson
General
1 113 (13.57%) Finance
2 57 (6.84%) Banking
3 30 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.12%) Front Office
5 25 (3.00%) Retail
6 23 (2.76%) Investment Banking
6 23 (2.76%) Publishing
7 14 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.44%) Back Office
8 12 (1.44%) Legal
9 8 (0.96%) Games
10 4 (0.48%) Advertising
10 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.48%) Marketing
11 3 (0.36%) Electronics
12 2 (0.24%) Automotive
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 603 (72.39%) Developer
2 496 (59.54%) Java Developer
3 77 (9.24%) Senior Developer
4 64 (7.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 37 (4.44%) Analyst
5 37 (4.44%) Architect
5 37 (4.44%) Tester
6 32 (3.84%) Software Engineer
7 30 (3.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 29 (3.48%) Test Analyst
9 21 (2.52%) Java Software Engineer
10 19 (2.28%) Web Developer
11 18 (2.16%) Software Developer
11 18 (2.16%) Hybris Developer
12 17 (2.04%) Automation Tester
13 15 (1.80%) Java Software Developer
14 14 (1.68%) Test Leader
15 13 (1.56%) Technical Architect
15 13 (1.56%) J2EE Developer
16 12 (1.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 455 (54.62%) Spring
2 326 (39.14%) Web Services
3 239 (28.69%) XML
4 233 (27.97%) HTML
5 232 (27.85%) Hibernate
6 208 (24.97%) J2EE
7 194 (23.29%) REST
8 189 (22.69%) SOAP
9 161 (19.33%) JSON
10 159 (19.09%) CSS
11 123 (14.77%) Spring MVC
12 122 (14.65%) JMS
13 113 (13.57%) RESTful
14 98 (11.76%) Java EE
15 97 (11.64%) jQuery
16 95 (11.40%) JSP
17 90 (10.80%) JPA
18 76 (9.12%) HTML5
19 72 (8.64%) AngularJS
20 63 (7.56%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 66 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.36%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.24%) Mobile App
4 21 (2.52%) Market Risk
5 19 (2.28%) Derivative
6 14 (1.68%) Algorithms
6 14 (1.68%) User Experience
7 13 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (1.44%) N-Tier
9 10 (1.20%) W3C
9 10 (1.20%) FMCG
9 10 (1.20%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
11 8 (0.96%) Fixed Income
11 8 (0.96%) Web 2.0
12 7 (0.84%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.84%) Telematics
12 7 (0.84%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 186 (22.33%) Linux
2 77 (9.24%) UNIX
3 45 (5.40%) Windows
4 31 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (2.76%) Solaris
6 20 (2.40%) Android
7 10 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.84%) CentOS
9 6 (0.72%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.60%) HPUX
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (59.66%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (41.66%) TDD
3 237 (28.45%) Scrum
4 206 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
5 196 (23.53%) BDD
6 153 (18.37%) OO
7 152 (18.25%) MVC
8 140 (16.81%) SOA
9 116 (13.93%) SDLC
10 114 (13.69%) Unit Testing
11 105 (12.61%) Software Engineering
12 87 (10.44%) Open Source
13 76 (9.12%) E-Commerce
14 70 (8.40%) Automated Testing
15 61 (7.32%) UML
16 60 (7.20%) OOD
17 56 (6.72%) Web Development
18 54 (6.48%) Configuration Management
18 54 (6.48%) Test Automation
19 49 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 780 (93.64%) Java
2 255 (30.61%) JavaScript
3 231 (27.73%) SQL
4 74 (8.88%) Python
5 65 (7.80%) Ruby
6 46 (5.52%) C#
7 43 (5.16%) PL/SQL
8 40 (4.80%) Scala
9 34 (4.08%) PHP
10 31 (3.72%) Groovy
11 27 (3.24%) Bash Shell
12 25 (3.00%) Perl
13 18 (2.16%) C++
14 15 (1.80%) XPath
15 14 (1.68%) C
15 14 (1.68%) XQuery
16 11 (1.32%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.08%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.84%) VB.NET
19 6 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 95 (11.40%) Security Cleared
2 51 (6.12%) DV Cleared
3 43 (5.16%) Degree
4 34 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.16%) ISTQB
6 14 (1.68%) ISEB
7 10 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.48%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.24%) OCMJD
10 2 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (11.04%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (2.28%) Docker
2 10 (1.20%) GridGain
3 7 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.60%) vCloud
4 5 (0.60%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.48%) Squid
5 4 (0.48%) Varnish
6 3 (0.36%) Firmware
6 3 (0.36%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (7.68%) Puppet
2 24 (2.88%) Vagrant
3 15 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.68%) CA Single Sign-On
4 14 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (1.68%) Ansible
5 11 (1.32%) Kibana
6 8 (0.96%) Rundeck
6 8 (0.96%) logstash
6 8 (0.96%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.72%) Apache Shiro
8 5 (0.60%) Salt
8 5 (0.60%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.48%) Graphite
10 3 (0.36%) Nagios
10 3 (0.36%) StatsD
11 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.12%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 221 (26.53%) Oracle
2 53 (6.36%) Red Hat
3 39 (4.68%) Atlassian
4 35 (4.20%) IBM
5 26 (3.12%) hybris
6 24 (2.88%) Microsoft
7 16 (1.92%) Sybase
7 16 (1.92%) HP
8 15 (1.80%) Talend
9 14 (1.68%) CA
9 14 (1.68%) TIBCO
9 14 (1.68%) webMethods
10 13 (1.56%) Splunk
11 11 (1.32%) Google
12 10 (1.20%) Adobe
13 9 (1.08%) VMware
14 7 (0.84%) Perforce
14 7 (0.84%) Software AG
14 7 (0.84%) WSO2
14 7 (0.84%) Apigee
Crawley, West Sussex
Networking People
Rate: neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Square One Resources
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £315.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 per week + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Talent International
Rate: £290.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
J & C Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 11 days ago