The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 538 495 502
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +7
Contract jobs citing TestNG 32 47 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.86% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 38
Average daily rate
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£431 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £800 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6375 5469 5622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.91% 11.76% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4162 3517 3368
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 £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 134 206
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -14 14 £450 - 6
South East -9 13 £450 +38.46% 6
South West - 4 £325 - 3
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 4
North East - - - -
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TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 65 (75.58%) Java
2 58 (67.44%) Maven
3 43 (50.00%) Spring
3 43 (50.00%) Selenium
4 41 (47.67%) Hibernate
4 41 (47.67%) Jenkins
5 36 (41.86%) DbUnit
6 35 (40.70%) WebDriver
6 35 (40.70%) MVC
7 34 (39.53%) Mockito
8 33 (38.37%) JUnit
9 29 (33.72%) GWT
10 26 (30.23%) Groovy
11 24 (27.91%) Guice
11 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (26.74%) Apache Camel
12 23 (26.74%) Atomikos
12 23 (26.74%) Apache ServiceMix
13 21 (24.42%) Test Scripting
13 21 (24.42%) BDD
14 20 (23.26%) QA
15 18 (20.93%) Automated Testing
16 17 (19.77%) Scrum
17 16 (18.60%) Google
17 16 (18.60%) Test Automation
18 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
18 13 (15.12%) TDD
18 13 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
18 13 (15.12%) Security Testing
19 12 (13.95%) SQL

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (26.74%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.33%) Jetty
5 1 (1.16%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Mingle
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) ATM
1 2 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (67.44%) Maven
2 43 (50.00%) Selenium
3 41 (47.67%) Jenkins
4 36 (41.86%) DbUnit
5 35 (40.70%) WebDriver
6 34 (39.53%) Mockito
7 33 (38.37%) JUnit
8 11 (12.79%) JIRA
9 10 (11.63%) SoapUI
10 8 (9.30%) JMeter
11 7 (8.14%) Hudson
12 6 (6.98%) Ant
12 6 (6.98%) Subversion
13 5 (5.81%) Cucumber
14 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
14 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (4.65%) SpecFlow
14 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
15 3 (3.49%) EasyMock
15 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Advertising
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (53.49%) Developer
2 38 (44.19%) Java Developer
3 16 (18.60%) Senior Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Tester
6 8 (9.30%) Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) UAT Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Test Leader
8 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Web Applications Developer
10 4 (4.65%) QA Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Automation Tester
11 3 (3.49%) QA Leader
11 3 (3.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (50.00%) Spring
2 41 (47.67%) Hibernate
3 29 (33.72%) GWT
4 24 (27.91%) Guice
5 23 (26.74%) Apache Camel
6 9 (10.47%) J2EE
7 4 (4.65%) Web Services
8 3 (3.49%) CSS
8 3 (3.49%) HTML
8 3 (3.49%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.49%) Java EE
8 3 (3.49%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.33%) FreeMarker
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Axis
9 2 (2.33%) Ehcache
9 2 (2.33%) RESTful
9 2 (2.33%) JDBC
9 2 (2.33%) SiteMesh
9 2 (2.33%) JMS
9 2 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Open Source
2 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.16%) DTV
3 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
1 3 (3.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) MVC
2 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (24.42%) Test Scripting
3 21 (24.42%) BDD
4 18 (20.93%) Automated Testing
5 17 (19.77%) Scrum
6 16 (18.60%) Test Automation
7 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
7 13 (15.12%) TDD
7 13 (15.12%) Security Testing
7 13 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (11.63%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.14%) Performance Testing
10 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
10 7 (8.14%) Test Strategy
11 5 (5.81%) Test Management
11 5 (5.81%) Regression Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Kanban
12 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (75.58%) Java
2 26 (30.23%) Groovy
3 12 (13.95%) SQL
4 10 (11.63%) C#
5 5 (5.81%) Perl
5 5 (5.81%) Python
5 5 (5.81%) Ruby
6 4 (4.65%) HQL
6 4 (4.65%) VB
6 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.16%) C++
7 1 (1.16%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) ISEB
2 6 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.81%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.81%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Atomikos
2 16 (18.60%) Google
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle
4 5 (5.81%) HP
5 4 (4.65%) JBoss
6 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.33%) hybris
6 2 (2.33%) Demandware
6 2 (2.33%) ATG
7 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.16%) SAP
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