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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 533 507 506
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Contract jobs citing TestNG 29 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.86% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 36
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £800 £488
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
6404 5496 5676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.98% 11.79% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4187 3524 3394
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
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 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 134 203
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 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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UK

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 29 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 29 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
South East -11 12 £450 +38.46% 5
London -23 12 £450 - 7
South West - 4 £325 - 3
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 3
North East - - - -
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TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 63 (75.90%) Java
2 57 (68.67%) Maven
3 43 (51.81%) Spring
4 41 (49.40%) Hibernate
4 41 (49.40%) Jenkins
5 40 (48.19%) Selenium
6 36 (43.37%) DbUnit
7 35 (42.17%) MVC
8 34 (40.96%) Mockito
9 32 (38.55%) WebDriver
10 30 (36.14%) JUnit
11 29 (34.94%) GWT
12 26 (31.33%) Groovy
13 24 (28.92%) Guice
13 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (27.71%) Apache Camel
14 23 (27.71%) Atomikos
14 23 (27.71%) Apache ServiceMix
15 21 (25.30%) Test Scripting
16 20 (24.10%) BDD
17 18 (21.69%) Automated Testing
18 17 (20.48%) QA
18 17 (20.48%) Scrum
19 16 (19.28%) Google
20 14 (16.87%) Test Automation
21 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
21 13 (15.66%) Security Testing
21 13 (15.66%) Software Engineering
22 12 (14.46%) SQL
22 12 (14.46%) TDD

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (27.71%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.41%) Jetty
5 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Mingle
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.41%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (68.67%) Maven
2 41 (49.40%) Jenkins
3 40 (48.19%) Selenium
4 36 (43.37%) DbUnit
5 34 (40.96%) Mockito
6 32 (38.55%) WebDriver
7 30 (36.14%) JUnit
8 11 (13.25%) JIRA
9 8 (9.64%) SoapUI
10 6 (7.23%) Hudson
10 6 (7.23%) JMeter
10 6 (7.23%) Subversion
11 5 (6.02%) Ant
11 5 (6.02%) Cucumber
12 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
12 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (4.82%) SpecFlow
12 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
13 3 (3.61%) EasyMock
13 3 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Advertising
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (55.42%) Developer
2 38 (45.78%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.28%) Senior Developer
4 14 (16.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (15.66%) Tester
6 7 (8.43%) Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) UAT Tester
7 6 (7.23%) Test Leader
7 6 (7.23%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (4.82%) QA Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.61%) QA Leader
10 3 (3.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.81%) Spring
2 41 (49.40%) Hibernate
3 29 (34.94%) GWT
4 24 (28.92%) Guice
5 23 (27.71%) Apache Camel
6 9 (10.84%) J2EE
7 4 (4.82%) Web Services
8 3 (3.61%) CSS
8 3 (3.61%) HTML
8 3 (3.61%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.61%) Java EE
8 3 (3.61%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.41%) FreeMarker
9 2 (2.41%) Apache Axis
9 2 (2.41%) Ehcache
9 2 (2.41%) RESTful
9 2 (2.41%) JDBC
9 2 (2.41%) SiteMesh
9 2 (2.41%) JMS
9 2 (2.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Open Source
2 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.20%) DTV
3 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Windows
1 3 (3.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) MVC
2 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.30%) Test Scripting
4 20 (24.10%) BDD
5 18 (21.69%) Automated Testing
6 17 (20.48%) Scrum
7 14 (16.87%) Test Automation
8 13 (15.66%) Software Engineering
8 13 (15.66%) Security Testing
8 13 (15.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (14.46%) TDD
10 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (10.84%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.43%) Software Testing
13 5 (6.02%) Performance Testing
13 5 (6.02%) Test Management
13 5 (6.02%) Test Strategy
13 5 (6.02%) Kanban
14 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
14 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.90%) Java
2 26 (31.33%) Groovy
3 12 (14.46%) SQL
4 10 (12.05%) C#
5 5 (6.02%) Perl
5 5 (6.02%) Python
5 5 (6.02%) Ruby
6 4 (4.82%) HQL
6 4 (4.82%) VB
6 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) ISEB
2 6 (7.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.02%) Degree
4 2 (2.41%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Atomikos
2 16 (19.28%) Google
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 5 (6.02%) HP
5 4 (4.82%) JBoss
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.41%) hybris
6 2 (2.41%) Demandware
6 2 (2.41%) ATG
7 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.20%) SAP
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