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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 245 246 220
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Contract jobs citing JUnit 424 406 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.82% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.44% 6.65% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 273 297
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.95%
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
6582 6109 4893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.03% 12.39% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4280 3986 3155
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £343 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 106 146
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.55 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.72%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -29 190 £461 -2.89% 64
South East +38 87 £350 -3.44% 17
North West +1 39 £388 +10.71% 9
South West -2 38 £384 +13.70% 13
East of England +13 31 £413 +20.07% 5
Yorkshire -10 16 £328 +2.34% 10
East Midlands +6 14 £325 +15.04% 5
North East +4 2 - - 3
West Midlands -8 2 £220 -20.00% 3
Midlands - - - -
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 781 (92.98%) Java
2 499 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
3 429 (51.07%) Spring
4 356 (42.38%) TDD
5 328 (39.05%) Maven
6 313 (37.26%) Web Services
7 254 (30.24%) HTML
8 247 (29.40%) XML
9 243 (28.93%) JavaScript
10 236 (28.10%) Continuous Integration
11 229 (27.26%) Hibernate
12 227 (27.02%) Selenium
13 219 (26.07%) SQL
14 218 (25.95%) J2EE
15 214 (25.48%) Oracle
16 213 (25.36%) Scrum
17 202 (24.05%) Jenkins
18 199 (23.69%) Linux
18 199 (23.69%) Git (software)
19 198 (23.57%) CSS
20 192 (22.86%) BDD
21 178 (21.19%) MVC
22 172 (20.48%) Cucumber
23 163 (19.40%) Subversion
24 162 (19.29%) Eclipse
25 159 (18.93%) JSP
26 156 (18.57%) SOAP
27 155 (18.45%) Tomcat
28 153 (18.21%) REST
29 151 (17.98%) Ant

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 155 (18.45%) Tomcat
2 104 (12.38%) WebLogic
3 82 (9.76%) Apache
4 72 (8.57%) JBoss
5 60 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 48 (5.71%) Confluence
7 39 (4.64%) CMS
8 28 (3.33%) Adobe CQ
9 25 (2.98%) Mule
10 22 (2.62%) Node.js
11 18 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (2.02%) MQSeries
13 16 (1.90%) Apache Solr
14 10 (1.19%) Jetty
14 10 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
14 10 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.95%) TIBCO EMS
16 8 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
17 7 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 14 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.55%) MS Office
3 5 (0.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.19%) ION MarketView
2 9 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.36%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (1.67%) Amazon S3
5 12 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.24%) GitHub
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.12%) SaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.14%) Internet
2 38 (4.52%) HTTP
3 20 (2.38%) Firewall
4 17 (2.02%) AMQP
5 11 (1.31%) SSL
6 8 (0.95%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.95%) LDAP
7 6 (0.71%) Network Security
8 5 (0.60%) ATM
9 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (0.36%) NGN
10 3 (0.36%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.36%) DHCP
11 2 (0.24%) Extranet
11 2 (0.24%) Intranet
11 2 (0.24%) Telnet
11 2 (0.24%) Wireless
11 2 (0.24%) FTP
11 2 (0.24%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (11.19%) Relational Database
2 78 (9.29%) Oracle Database
3 58 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 56 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 51 (6.07%) NoSQL
6 47 (5.60%) MySQL
7 44 (5.24%) RDBMS
8 38 (4.52%) DB2
9 37 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 28 (3.33%) Hadoop
11 27 (3.21%) Big Data
12 18 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (2.02%) Jackrabbit
14 16 (1.90%) MarkLogic
15 8 (0.95%) Redis
15 8 (0.95%) Couchbase
16 7 (0.83%) Hazelcast
16 7 (0.83%) KDB
16 7 (0.83%) Informix
Development Applications
1 328 (39.05%) Maven
2 227 (27.02%) Selenium
3 202 (24.05%) Jenkins
4 199 (23.69%) Git (software)
5 172 (20.48%) Cucumber
6 163 (19.40%) Subversion
7 162 (19.29%) Eclipse
8 151 (17.98%) Ant
9 150 (17.86%) JIRA
9 150 (17.86%) Mockito
10 59 (7.02%) TeamCity
11 57 (6.79%) TestNG
12 56 (6.67%) WebDriver
13 43 (5.12%) Hudson
14 40 (4.76%) SoapUI
15 32 (3.81%) JBehave
15 32 (3.81%) IntelliJ
16 28 (3.33%) Calabash
17 27 (3.21%) JMeter
18 26 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 99 (11.79%) Finance
2 48 (5.71%) Banking
3 40 (4.76%) Front Office
4 25 (2.98%) Publishing
5 23 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.38%) Retail
8 13 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.31%) Marketing
10 9 (1.07%) Legal
11 6 (0.71%) Games
12 5 (0.60%) Advertising
12 5 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.48%) Electronics
14 2 (0.24%) Automotive
14 2 (0.24%) Back Office
14 2 (0.24%) Billing
15 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.12%) French Language
15 1 (0.12%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 627 (74.64%) Developer
2 484 (57.62%) Java Developer
3 85 (10.12%) Senior Developer
4 60 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 26 (3.10%) Tester
6 26 (3.10%) Android Developer
7 24 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 24 (2.86%) Analyst
7 24 (2.86%) Hybris Developer
8 22 (2.62%) Architect
9 19 (2.26%) Software Developer
10 17 (2.02%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (1.90%) Test Analyst
11 16 (1.90%) Web Developer
12 15 (1.79%) Test Leader
12 15 (1.79%) Automation Tester
12 15 (1.79%) Lead Developer
13 13 (1.55%) C# Developer
14 12 (1.43%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (51.07%) Spring
2 313 (37.26%) Web Services
3 254 (30.24%) HTML
4 247 (29.40%) XML
5 229 (27.26%) Hibernate
6 218 (25.95%) J2EE
7 198 (23.57%) CSS
8 159 (18.93%) JSP
9 156 (18.57%) SOAP
10 153 (18.21%) REST
11 141 (16.79%) JSON
12 128 (15.24%) RESTful
13 123 (14.64%) Spring MVC
14 102 (12.14%) JPA
15 98 (11.67%) JMS
16 97 (11.55%) jQuery
17 88 (10.48%) Java EE
18 84 (10.00%) Struts
19 79 (9.40%) Ajax
20 78 (9.29%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.07%) Open Source
2 56 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.52%) Derivative
4 36 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.62%) Fixed Income
6 22 (2.62%) Algorithms
7 21 (2.50%) User Experience
8 20 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
10 13 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.43%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
12 11 (1.31%) W3C
13 10 (1.19%) FMCG
13 10 (1.19%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.95%) iPad
15 7 (0.83%) Telematics
15 7 (0.83%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.71%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 199 (23.69%) Linux
2 104 (12.38%) UNIX
3 38 (4.52%) Windows
4 34 (4.05%) Android
5 20 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.19%) Solaris
8 7 (0.83%) CentOS
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (42.38%) TDD
3 236 (28.10%) Continuous Integration
4 213 (25.36%) Scrum
5 192 (22.86%) BDD
6 178 (21.19%) MVC
7 140 (16.67%) OO
8 135 (16.07%) Unit Testing
9 112 (13.33%) SOA
10 87 (10.36%) E-Commerce
11 79 (9.40%) Software Engineering
12 64 (7.62%) Kanban
13 62 (7.38%) Web Development
14 60 (7.14%) Test Automation
15 59 (7.02%) Multithreading
16 54 (6.43%) UML
17 50 (5.95%) OOD
18 44 (5.24%) OOP
19 40 (4.76%) Pair Programming
20 37 (4.40%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 781 (92.98%) Java
2 243 (28.93%) JavaScript
3 219 (26.07%) SQL
4 80 (9.52%) Python
5 75 (8.93%) C#
6 68 (8.10%) Ruby
7 57 (6.79%) PL/SQL
8 42 (5.00%) Scala
9 35 (4.17%) Groovy
10 31 (3.69%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.21%) C++
12 25 (2.98%) Perl
13 20 (2.38%) PHP
14 18 (2.14%) XQuery
15 10 (1.19%) VB
16 9 (1.07%) Korn
17 8 (0.95%) C
18 7 (0.83%) PowerShell
19 6 (0.71%) VB.NET
20 5 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 83 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 62 (7.38%) Degree
3 45 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 30 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.79%) Sun Certification
6 11 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.31%) ISEB
7 9 (1.07%) OCPJP
7 9 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.24%) HND
10 2 (0.24%) OCMJD
11 1 (0.12%) GNVQ
11 1 (0.12%) PMP
11 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (10.60%) QA
2 6 (0.71%) WCAG
3 2 (0.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (1.67%) Docker
2 12 (1.43%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.36%) vSphere
3 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.24%) Firmware
4 2 (0.24%) Varnish
5 1 (0.12%) GridGain
5 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 55 (6.55%) Puppet
2 33 (3.93%) Vagrant
3 10 (1.19%) CA Single Sign-On
4 6 (0.71%) OpenIDM
5 5 (0.60%) StatsD
5 5 (0.60%) Kibana
6 4 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.48%) Oozie
7 3 (0.36%) logstash
7 3 (0.36%) Hyperic
7 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.24%) Ansible
9 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 214 (25.48%) Oracle
2 38 (4.52%) Microsoft
2 38 (4.52%) Red Hat
3 37 (4.40%) hybris
4 27 (3.21%) TIBCO
5 26 (3.10%) Sybase
6 24 (2.86%) IBM
7 23 (2.74%) Atlassian
8 21 (2.50%) Google
8 21 (2.50%) HP
9 17 (2.02%) ION Trading
9 17 (2.02%) Adobe
10 14 (1.67%) Talend
11 12 (1.43%) SAP
11 12 (1.43%) Canoo
12 10 (1.19%) CA
12 10 (1.19%) Syncfusion
12 10 (1.19%) Splunk
13 9 (1.07%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.95%) Cisco
Preston, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: 250 to 250 per day GBP
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £680.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago