The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG 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 TestNG over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 552 540 506
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -34
Contract jobs citing TestNG 37 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.040% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 22
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£375 £425 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £383 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £564 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £338
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
6641 5443 5392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.17% 11.52% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4666 3566 3365
Average daily rate £405 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 125 230
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TestNG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in England

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TestNG across the England region.

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in England

TestNG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TestNG across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

TestNG Daily Rate Histogram in England

TestNG
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 TestNG within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +31 30 £375 -11.76% 10
South East -20 4 £375 +20.00% 2
South West - 2 £413 - 4
East of England - - - -
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TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 53 (88.33%) JUnit
2 48 (80.00%) Java
3 42 (70.00%) Selenium
4 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (51.67%) TDD
6 30 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 25 (41.67%) QA
8 23 (38.33%) BDD
9 19 (31.67%) Test Automation
9 19 (31.67%) Jenkins
10 17 (28.33%) C#
10 17 (28.33%) Mockito
11 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 15 (25.00%) Hudson
12 14 (23.33%) Spring
13 13 (21.67%) SoapUI
13 13 (21.67%) Guice
13 13 (21.67%) Multithreading
14 12 (20.00%) Manual Testing
14 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 12 (20.00%) Automated Testing
15 11 (18.33%) Maven
15 11 (18.33%) TIBCO
15 11 (18.33%) Test Strategy
16 10 (16.67%) ION MarketView
16 10 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
16 10 (16.67%) Groovy
16 10 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
16 10 (16.67%) ION Trading
16 10 (16.67%) Fixed Income

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing TestNG 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 TestNG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.67%) JBoss
2 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.67%) Drupal
2 1 (1.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (16.67%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) ATM
2 3 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.67%) DB2
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 53 (88.33%) JUnit
2 42 (70.00%) Selenium
3 30 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 19 (31.67%) Jenkins
5 17 (28.33%) Mockito
6 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 15 (25.00%) Hudson
7 13 (21.67%) SoapUI
8 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 11 (18.33%) Maven
10 9 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (15.00%) JMeter
11 7 (11.67%) JIRA
11 7 (11.67%) JBehave
12 4 (6.67%) Appium
13 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
13 3 (5.00%) Ant
13 3 (5.00%) Subversion
13 3 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
13 3 (5.00%) TestLink
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Developer
2 19 (31.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.00%) QA Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Tester
6 6 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Automation Tester
7 5 (8.33%) WinForms Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
8 4 (6.67%) Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) QA Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Agile Tester
9 3 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) QA Leader
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) Spring
2 13 (21.67%) Guice
3 10 (16.67%) WinForms
4 9 (15.00%) HTML
4 9 (15.00%) Web Services
5 8 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.33%) SOAP
6 5 (8.33%) CSS
7 4 (6.67%) Spring Integration
7 4 (6.67%) REST
8 3 (5.00%) XML
8 3 (5.00%) GWT
8 3 (5.00%) RESTful
8 3 (5.00%) JPA
9 2 (3.33%) CSS3
9 2 (3.33%) Gherkin
9 2 (3.33%) Apache Camel
9 2 (3.33%) JSON
9 2 (3.33%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
1 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (51.67%) TDD
3 23 (38.33%) BDD
4 19 (31.67%) Test Automation
5 13 (21.67%) Multithreading
6 12 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 11 (18.33%) Test Strategy
8 10 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
8 10 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (15.00%) Software Testing
9 9 (15.00%) Kanban
10 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
11 7 (11.67%) Scrum
11 7 (11.67%) Regression Testing
11 7 (11.67%) Performance Testing
12 6 (10.00%) V-Model
12 6 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
12 6 (10.00%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (80.00%) Java
2 17 (28.33%) C#
3 10 (16.67%) Groovy
4 9 (15.00%) SQL
5 6 (10.00%) Scala
6 5 (8.33%) Python
7 4 (6.67%) Ruby
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) VB
9 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) ISEB
2 7 (11.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Ansible
2 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.67%) Salt
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) TIBCO
2 10 (16.67%) ION Trading
2 10 (16.67%) Syncfusion
3 3 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (3.33%) Atomikos
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) ATG
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Demandware
5 1 (1.67%) hybris
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