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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 236 224 206
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Contract jobs citing JUnit 438 462 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.96% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.53% 7.95% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 317 308
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £316 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £85.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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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
6704 5809 6027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.86% 12.03% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 3838 3416
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 122 207
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -23 240 £450 - 61
South East +18 76 £358 -1.37% 20
East of England -11 29 £391 -5.15% 8
Yorkshire +3 23 £350 +7.69% 11
North East -14 23 £325 -
South West -14 22 £350 - 17
North West -18 19 £400 +11.11% 13
East Midlands -8 4 £280 -20.00% 4
West Midlands -21 2 £335 +7.20% 1
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JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 727 (89.86%) Java
2 438 (54.14%) Agile Software Development
3 411 (50.80%) Spring
4 272 (33.62%) TDD
5 259 (32.01%) Web Services
6 256 (31.64%) Maven
7 254 (31.40%) XML
7 254 (31.40%) JavaScript
7 254 (31.40%) HTML
8 249 (30.78%) Scrum
9 240 (29.67%) Selenium
10 232 (28.68%) Oracle
11 231 (28.55%) Hibernate
12 227 (28.06%) Continuous Integration
13 223 (27.56%) CSS
14 217 (26.82%) SQL
15 213 (26.33%) J2EE
16 206 (25.46%) Subversion
17 191 (23.61%) Linux
18 181 (22.37%) OO
19 179 (22.13%) BDD
20 178 (22.00%) MVC
21 164 (20.27%) Jenkins
22 163 (20.15%) UNIX
23 154 (19.04%) Tomcat
24 153 (18.91%) Eclipse
25 152 (18.79%) Unit Testing
26 145 (17.92%) Cucumber
27 144 (17.80%) JSP
28 141 (17.43%) jQuery

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 154 (19.04%) Tomcat
2 89 (11.00%) Apache
3 58 (7.17%) WebLogic
4 56 (6.92%) Confluence
5 36 (4.45%) Adobe CQ
6 34 (4.20%) WebSphere
7 20 (2.47%) MQSeries
8 15 (1.85%) Documentum
9 14 (1.73%) CMS
9 14 (1.73%) Oracle Coherence
9 14 (1.73%) Jetty
10 13 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
11 9 (1.11%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.99%) Node.js
12 8 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.87%) TIBCO EMS
13 7 (0.87%) AquaLogic
14 6 (0.74%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.74%) Mule
14 6 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) Mingle
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 11 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.87%) RMDS
3 6 (0.74%) ION MarketView
3 6 (0.74%) Tridion
4 4 (0.49%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 3 (0.37%) Magento
6 2 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (1.11%) Amazon S3
3 8 (0.99%) SaaS
4 4 (0.49%) Route 53
4 4 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.25%) PaaS
6 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.06%) HTTP
2 30 (3.71%) Internet
3 15 (1.85%) Firewall
4 14 (1.73%) LDAP
5 11 (1.36%) DHCP
6 10 (1.24%) DNS
7 9 (1.11%) Wireshark
8 8 (0.99%) AMQP
9 7 (0.87%) NAS
9 7 (0.87%) Wireless
9 7 (0.87%) SSL
9 7 (0.87%) Telnet
9 7 (0.87%) FTP
9 7 (0.87%) Broadband
10 5 (0.62%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.62%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.49%) LAN
11 4 (0.49%) WAN
11 4 (0.49%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (10.88%) MySQL
2 71 (8.78%) Relational Database
3 64 (7.91%) SQL Server
4 55 (6.80%) Oracle Database
5 50 (6.18%) NoSQL
6 36 (4.45%) MongoDB
7 29 (3.58%) RDBMS
8 27 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (2.72%) Big Data
10 19 (2.35%) DB2
11 18 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.73%) Hadoop
12 14 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 9 (1.11%) HBase
15 9 (1.11%) CouchDB
15 9 (1.11%) Apache Hive
16 8 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 256 (31.64%) Maven
2 240 (29.67%) Selenium
3 206 (25.46%) Subversion
4 164 (20.27%) Jenkins
5 153 (18.91%) Eclipse
6 145 (17.92%) Cucumber
7 121 (14.96%) Git (software)
8 116 (14.34%) Mockito
9 110 (13.60%) JIRA
10 106 (13.10%) Ant
11 94 (11.62%) Hudson
11 94 (11.62%) WebDriver
12 83 (10.26%) TeamCity
13 53 (6.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 45 (5.56%) CruiseControl
15 44 (5.44%) jMock
15 44 (5.44%) JBehave
16 37 (4.57%) JMeter
17 32 (3.96%) IntelliJ
18 31 (3.83%) SoapUI
General
1 135 (16.69%) Finance
2 83 (10.26%) Banking
3 55 (6.80%) Investment Banking
4 38 (4.70%) Front Office
5 26 (3.21%) Marketing
6 25 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 25 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 19 (2.35%) Retail
8 18 (2.22%) Games
9 16 (1.98%) Publishing
10 11 (1.36%) Electronics
11 7 (0.87%) Advertising
12 6 (0.74%) Legal
12 6 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.74%) Back Office
13 2 (0.25%) Automotive
13 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.12%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 549 (67.86%) Developer
2 391 (48.33%) Java Developer
3 68 (8.41%) Senior Developer
4 53 (6.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 47 (5.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 45 (5.56%) Tester
7 37 (4.57%) Architect
8 34 (4.20%) Hybris Developer
9 31 (3.83%) Test Engineer
10 30 (3.71%) Analyst
11 29 (3.58%) Software Engineer
11 29 (3.58%) Test Analyst
12 28 (3.46%) Web Developer
13 21 (2.60%) Software Developer
13 21 (2.60%) J2EE Developer
14 20 (2.47%) Consultant
14 20 (2.47%) Lead Developer
15 16 (1.98%) Java Web Developer
16 15 (1.85%) Test Consultant
17 14 (1.73%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (50.80%) Spring
2 259 (32.01%) Web Services
3 254 (31.40%) XML
3 254 (31.40%) HTML
4 231 (28.55%) Hibernate
5 223 (27.56%) CSS
6 213 (26.33%) J2EE
7 144 (17.80%) JSP
8 141 (17.43%) jQuery
9 120 (14.83%) Spring MVC
10 116 (14.34%) Ajax
11 108 (13.35%) SOAP
12 104 (12.86%) JMS
13 100 (12.36%) REST
14 99 (12.24%) Java EE
15 85 (10.51%) JSON
16 79 (9.77%) RESTful
17 64 (7.91%) JPA
17 64 (7.91%) Struts
18 62 (7.66%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.92%) Open Source
2 41 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (4.08%) User Experience
4 26 (3.21%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (2.60%) Market Risk
7 18 (2.22%) Fixed Income
7 18 (2.22%) GIS
8 17 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (1.73%) Derivative
10 13 (1.61%) Web 2.0
10 13 (1.61%) New Media
11 11 (1.36%) DTV
11 11 (1.36%) W3C
12 9 (1.11%) Taxonomies
12 9 (1.11%) Credit Risk
13 8 (0.99%) Data Conversion
13 8 (0.99%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.87%) Firmware
14 7 (0.87%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 191 (23.61%) Linux
2 163 (20.15%) UNIX
3 60 (7.42%) Windows
4 15 (1.85%) Android
5 14 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.61%) HPUX
6 13 (1.61%) Solaris
7 8 (0.99%) CentOS
8 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (54.14%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (33.62%) TDD
3 249 (30.78%) Scrum
4 227 (28.06%) Continuous Integration
5 181 (22.37%) OO
6 179 (22.13%) BDD
7 178 (22.00%) MVC
8 152 (18.79%) Unit Testing
9 109 (13.47%) Test Automation
10 86 (10.63%) E-Commerce
10 86 (10.63%) SOA
11 76 (9.39%) UML
12 72 (8.90%) Software Engineering
13 60 (7.42%) Kanban
14 59 (7.29%) Multithreading
15 56 (6.92%) Automated Testing
16 52 (6.43%) OOD
17 49 (6.06%) Integration Testing
18 42 (5.19%) Software Testing
19 39 (4.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 727 (89.86%) Java
2 254 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 217 (26.82%) SQL
4 69 (8.53%) C#
5 47 (5.81%) Ruby
6 43 (5.32%) PL/SQL
7 41 (5.07%) Bash Shell
8 35 (4.33%) PHP
9 34 (4.20%) Scala
10 32 (3.96%) C++
11 27 (3.34%) Python
11 27 (3.34%) Shell Script
12 26 (3.21%) Perl
13 23 (2.84%) XPath
14 21 (2.60%) Groovy
15 18 (2.22%) VB.NET
16 16 (1.98%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.48%) C
17 12 (1.48%) XQuery
18 11 (1.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (7.29%) Degree
2 52 (6.43%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.98%) Sun Certification
4 16 (1.98%) ISTQB
4 16 (1.98%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.85%) ISEB
6 7 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.62%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.25%) PhD
9 2 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (12.24%) QA
2 6 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (0.87%) HDFS
2 5 (0.62%) Docker
2 5 (0.62%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (3.21%) Puppet
2 20 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.48%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.87%) Oozie
6 5 (0.62%) Nagios
7 4 (0.49%) WebInspect
7 4 (0.49%) Ganglia
7 4 (0.49%) collectd
8 3 (0.37%) Salt
8 3 (0.37%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.25%) SCOM
9 2 (0.25%) Nessus
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.12%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 232 (28.68%) Oracle
2 65 (8.03%) JBoss
3 38 (4.70%) hybris
4 29 (3.58%) Microsoft
5 27 (3.34%) Sybase
6 25 (3.09%) TIBCO
7 24 (2.97%) Adobe
8 20 (2.47%) IBM
9 17 (2.10%) HP
10 14 (1.73%) Interwoven
10 14 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 14 (1.73%) SAP
11 12 (1.48%) Sun
11 12 (1.48%) ATG
11 12 (1.48%) ION Trading
12 10 (1.24%) Google
12 10 (1.24%) Perforce
12 10 (1.24%) Bloomberg
13 8 (0.99%) Zend
13 8 (0.99%) Atlassian
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £365 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £360 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Revolution Technology Ltd
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago