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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 261 247 220
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -27
Contract jobs citing JUnit 419 418 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.83% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.63% 6.35% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 301 301
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £283 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 -
% change year-on-year
-43.66% -
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
7444 6584 5761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.01% 13.08% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4958 4264 3771
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 119 122
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 August 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 August 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 +9 226 £425 -5.55% 72
South East -7 81 £403 +12.58% 22
Yorkshire -24 27 £378 +11.02% 11
South West -11 21 £400 +10.34% 12
North West -29 18 £375 - 17
East of England -8 16 £375 -3.84% 8
East Midlands -4 10 £325 +5.26% 4
North East -40 10 £308 -5.38% 4
West Midlands +8 9 £425 +26.86%
JUnit
UK

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 719 (93.50%) Java
2 488 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 428 (55.66%) Spring
4 328 (42.65%) TDD
5 286 (37.19%) Maven
6 274 (35.63%) Web Services
7 239 (31.08%) Scrum
8 237 (30.82%) JavaScript
9 232 (30.17%) Jenkins
10 219 (28.48%) Selenium
11 218 (28.35%) SQL
12 209 (27.18%) XML
13 205 (26.66%) Continuous Integration
14 203 (26.40%) Hibernate
15 201 (26.14%) HTML
16 196 (25.49%) REST
17 193 (25.10%) J2EE
18 188 (24.45%) Git (software)
19 185 (24.06%) Cucumber
20 181 (23.54%) Oracle
21 178 (23.15%) BDD
22 164 (21.33%) Mockito
23 143 (18.60%) Linux
23 143 (18.60%) MVC
24 140 (18.21%) Tomcat
24 140 (18.21%) SOAP
25 132 (17.17%) OO
26 128 (16.64%) Subversion
27 127 (16.51%) JSON
28 122 (15.86%) JIRA

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 140 (18.21%) Tomcat
2 121 (15.73%) JBoss
3 98 (12.74%) Apache
4 82 (10.66%) WebLogic
5 77 (10.01%) WebSphere
6 48 (6.24%) Confluence
7 44 (5.72%) Jetty
8 42 (5.46%) Node.js
9 31 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
11 20 (2.60%) CMS
12 19 (2.47%) MQSeries
13 17 (2.21%) GlassFish
14 15 (1.95%) Alfresco
15 14 (1.82%) Mule
15 14 (1.82%) nginx
16 12 (1.56%) Mule ESB
17 11 (1.43%) WildFly
17 11 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 10 (1.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.17%) MS Office
3 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) HipChat
4 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.17%) BusinessWorks
3 8 (1.04%) Tridion
4 4 (0.52%) Summit
5 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.26%) Magento
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.13%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 1 (0.13%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 52 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.90%) GitHub
3 16 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
3 16 (2.08%) Amazon S3
4 10 (1.30%) OpenShift
5 9 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.78%) SaaS
8 4 (0.52%) PaaS
9 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.26%) IaaS
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.13%) Force.com
10 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.84%) Internet
2 56 (7.28%) HTTP
3 19 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.95%) AMQP
5 13 (1.69%) OpenLDAP
6 12 (1.56%) HTTPS
7 9 (1.17%) Firewall
8 6 (0.78%) DAB
9 5 (0.65%) SSL
9 5 (0.65%) LDAP
10 4 (0.52%) Broadband
10 4 (0.52%) SMTP
10 4 (0.52%) DHCP
11 3 (0.39%) FTP
11 3 (0.39%) Telnet
11 3 (0.39%) NAS
11 3 (0.39%) Wireless
12 2 (0.26%) SNMP
13 1 (0.13%) ATM
13 1 (0.13%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (11.57%) MongoDB
2 66 (8.58%) NoSQL
3 64 (8.32%) MySQL
4 63 (8.19%) Relational Database
5 60 (7.80%) SQL Server
6 50 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (5.85%) Oracle Database
8 33 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 30 (3.90%) DB2
10 26 (3.38%) Hadoop
11 25 (3.25%) RDBMS
12 19 (2.47%) Redis
13 18 (2.34%) Big Data
14 14 (1.82%) MarkLogic
15 12 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (1.43%) OLAP
17 10 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (1.17%) Riak
18 9 (1.17%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 286 (37.19%) Maven
2 232 (30.17%) Jenkins
3 219 (28.48%) Selenium
4 188 (24.45%) Git (software)
5 185 (24.06%) Cucumber
6 164 (21.33%) Mockito
7 128 (16.64%) Subversion
8 122 (15.86%) JIRA
9 105 (13.65%) Eclipse
10 85 (11.05%) Ant
11 83 (10.79%) Gradle
12 73 (9.49%) JMeter
13 66 (8.58%) WebDriver
14 34 (4.42%) TestNG
15 31 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 30 (3.90%) SoapUI
17 28 (3.64%) NUnit
18 27 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
19 26 (3.38%) JBehave
20 25 (3.25%) jMock
General
1 102 (13.26%) Finance
2 64 (8.32%) Banking
3 31 (4.03%) Investment Banking
4 23 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.34%) Retail
6 16 (2.08%) Publishing
7 15 (1.95%) Front Office
8 13 (1.69%) Back Office
9 11 (1.43%) Legal
9 11 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.17%) Games
11 8 (1.04%) Marketing
12 6 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.52%) Advertising
13 4 (0.52%) Automotive
14 3 (0.39%) Electronics
14 3 (0.39%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 571 (74.25%) Developer
2 448 (58.26%) Java Developer
3 90 (11.70%) Senior Developer
4 78 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (5.20%) Tester
6 37 (4.81%) Architect
7 33 (4.29%) Analyst
8 30 (3.90%) Software Engineer
9 29 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 26 (3.38%) Test Analyst
11 24 (3.12%) Hybris Developer
12 21 (2.73%) Web Developer
13 19 (2.47%) Test Engineer
14 18 (2.34%) Lead Developer
14 18 (2.34%) Automation Tester
15 17 (2.21%) Java Software Engineer
15 17 (2.21%) AWS Developer
16 16 (2.08%) Java Architect
17 14 (1.82%) Automation Engineer
18 13 (1.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (55.66%) Spring
2 274 (35.63%) Web Services
3 209 (27.18%) XML
4 203 (26.40%) Hibernate
5 201 (26.14%) HTML
6 196 (25.49%) REST
7 193 (25.10%) J2EE
8 140 (18.21%) SOAP
9 127 (16.51%) JSON
10 121 (15.73%) Spring MVC
11 119 (15.47%) CSS
12 116 (15.08%) JMS
13 95 (12.35%) jQuery
14 85 (11.05%) Java EE
15 80 (10.40%) RESTful
16 78 (10.14%) AngularJS
17 72 (9.36%) JSP
18 71 (9.23%) HTML5
19 66 (8.58%) JPA
20 62 (8.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 22 (2.86%) Market Risk
4 18 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.08%) Derivative
6 15 (1.95%) Data Structures
7 14 (1.82%) W3C
8 12 (1.56%) N-Tier
8 12 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (1.43%) Web 2.0
10 8 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.91%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.78%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (0.78%) Credit Risk
13 5 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (0.65%) FMCG
13 5 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.65%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 143 (18.60%) Linux
2 90 (11.70%) UNIX
3 36 (4.68%) Windows
4 19 (2.47%) Solaris
5 18 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.56%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.43%) CentOS
8 10 (1.30%) Android
9 8 (1.04%) HPUX
10 7 (0.91%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.13%) zOS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (42.65%) TDD
3 239 (31.08%) Scrum
4 205 (26.66%) Continuous Integration
5 178 (23.15%) BDD
6 143 (18.60%) MVC
7 132 (17.17%) OO
8 122 (15.86%) Unit Testing
9 114 (14.82%) SOA
10 94 (12.22%) Software Engineering
11 93 (12.09%) SDLC
12 86 (11.18%) E-Commerce
13 81 (10.53%) Automated Testing
14 67 (8.71%) Open Source
15 65 (8.45%) Test Automation
16 60 (7.80%) UML
17 59 (7.67%) Multithreading
18 49 (6.37%) Pair Programming
19 48 (6.24%) Test Scripting
20 46 (5.98%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 719 (93.50%) Java
2 237 (30.82%) JavaScript
3 218 (28.35%) SQL
4 81 (10.53%) Python
5 69 (8.97%) Ruby
6 53 (6.89%) Scala
7 51 (6.63%) C#
8 39 (5.07%) PHP
8 39 (5.07%) PL/SQL
8 39 (5.07%) Groovy
9 30 (3.90%) Perl
10 26 (3.38%) Bash Shell
11 20 (2.60%) Shell Script
12 19 (2.47%) C++
13 16 (2.08%) C
13 16 (2.08%) XPath
14 10 (1.30%) XQuery
15 9 (1.17%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.17%) VBA
16 8 (1.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 88 (11.44%) Security Cleared
2 43 (5.59%) Degree
3 42 (5.46%) SC Cleared
4 39 (5.07%) DV Cleared
5 20 (2.60%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.69%) ISEB
7 10 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.91%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.78%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.26%) HND
10 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.26%) OCMJD
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (12.22%) QA
2 8 (1.04%) SLA
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) MiFID
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) EMIR
System Software
1 23 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (2.99%) Docker
2 15 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.43%) GridGain
4 10 (1.30%) vCloud
5 9 (1.17%) Varnish
5 9 (1.17%) Squid
6 6 (0.78%) vSphere
7 4 (0.52%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.39%) GlusterFS
8 3 (0.39%) Firmware
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 45 (5.85%) Puppet
2 21 (2.73%) Ansible
3 17 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.82%) ZABBIX
5 13 (1.69%) Rundeck
5 13 (1.69%) logstash
5 13 (1.69%) Kibana
6 10 (1.30%) Salt
6 10 (1.30%) Apache Shiro
6 10 (1.30%) HAProxy
7 9 (1.17%) Vagrant
7 9 (1.17%) Graphite
8 5 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.39%) Nagios
10 2 (0.26%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 181 (23.54%) Oracle
2 46 (5.98%) IBM
3 39 (5.07%) hybris
4 34 (4.42%) Red Hat
5 31 (4.03%) Atlassian
6 25 (3.25%) VMware
7 22 (2.86%) TIBCO
8 16 (2.08%) HP
9 15 (1.95%) ATG
9 15 (1.95%) SOASTA, Inc
9 15 (1.95%) Splunk
10 14 (1.82%) Sybase
11 13 (1.69%) Microsoft
12 12 (1.56%) webMethods
13 10 (1.30%) Adobe
13 10 (1.30%) Pega
14 9 (1.17%) Twitter
14 9 (1.17%) Elastic Path
14 9 (1.17%) Google
15 8 (1.04%) Blue Martini
Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day call for details
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
TRG
Rate: 300-360 Per Day call for details
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480 - £520 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Square One Resources
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + flexible
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 14 days ago