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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestNG
Rank 564 538 492
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -46
Contract jobs citing TestNG 28 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.57% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 34
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£394 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £500 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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
6769 6164 5150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.32% 12.66% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4507 3993 3263
Average daily rate £400 £389 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 138 151
Average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.50 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.33 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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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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 -15 13 £401 -15.68% 7
London -9 10 £388 -21.71% 6
South West -5 3 £338 +3.84%
North West - 1 - - 1
South Coast - 1 - -
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TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 58 (95.08%) Java
2 39 (63.93%) JUnit
3 36 (59.02%) Selenium
4 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (52.46%) WebDriver
5 27 (44.26%) Git (software)
6 24 (39.34%) Jenkins
7 23 (37.70%) SOAP
7 23 (37.70%) Maven
8 22 (36.07%) BDD
9 21 (34.43%) TDD
10 20 (32.79%) Spring
11 18 (29.51%) Cucumber
11 18 (29.51%) REST
12 17 (27.87%) SQL
13 16 (26.23%) Web Services
13 16 (26.23%) XML
13 16 (26.23%) MVC
13 16 (26.23%) JIRA
13 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
14 15 (24.59%) Finance
15 14 (22.95%) Eclipse
16 13 (21.31%) HTML
17 12 (19.67%) QA
17 12 (19.67%) Spring MVC
17 12 (19.67%) Scrum
17 12 (19.67%) Subversion
17 12 (19.67%) Scala
18 11 (18.03%) MongoDB
19 10 (16.39%) SoapUI

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 8 (13.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.48%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.84%) Apache
4 5 (8.20%) Mule
5 3 (4.92%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.11%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.84%) Redis
4 4 (6.56%) MySQL
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (63.93%) JUnit
2 36 (59.02%) Selenium
3 32 (52.46%) WebDriver
4 27 (44.26%) Git (software)
5 24 (39.34%) Jenkins
6 23 (37.70%) Maven
7 18 (29.51%) Cucumber
8 16 (26.23%) JIRA
9 14 (22.95%) Eclipse
10 12 (19.67%) Subversion
11 10 (16.39%) SoapUI
12 9 (14.75%) JMeter
12 9 (14.75%) IntelliJ
13 8 (13.11%) Mockito
14 7 (11.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (9.84%) WebLOAD
15 6 (9.84%) HP UFT
15 6 (9.84%) Liquibase
16 5 (8.20%) Hudson
17 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Test Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Test Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) AWS Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Tester
7 4 (6.56%) QA Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Integration Specialist
7 4 (6.56%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Design Authority
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Java Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) SOAP
2 20 (32.79%) Spring
3 18 (29.51%) REST
4 16 (26.23%) Web Services
4 16 (26.23%) XML
5 13 (21.31%) HTML
6 12 (19.67%) Spring MVC
7 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
8 9 (14.75%) CSS
9 8 (13.11%) RESTful
10 7 (11.48%) JPA
11 6 (9.84%) FreeMarker
11 6 (9.84%) Memcached
11 6 (9.84%) jQuery
11 6 (9.84%) Ehcache
11 6 (9.84%) Play Framework
11 6 (9.84%) JSP
12 5 (8.20%) XML-RPC
12 5 (8.20%) CSS3
13 3 (4.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Online Games
3 2 (3.28%) Equities
4 1 (1.64%) Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) DTV
4 1 (1.64%) Blog
4 1 (1.64%) Equity Risk
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Android
1 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) BDD
3 21 (34.43%) TDD
4 16 (26.23%) MVC
4 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
5 12 (19.67%) Scrum
6 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
6 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (9.84%) Test Management
9 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.84%) Web Application Development
9 6 (9.84%) Automation Testing
9 6 (9.84%) SMACSS
10 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.56%) SOA
12 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
12 3 (4.92%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 58 (95.08%) Java
2 17 (27.87%) SQL
3 12 (19.67%) Scala
4 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) Groovy
6 5 (8.20%) C#
7 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.92%) VBScript
8 3 (4.92%) VB
9 2 (3.28%) VBA
9 2 (3.28%) Ruby
10 1 (1.64%) XPath
10 1 (1.64%) C
10 1 (1.64%) Python
10 1 (1.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) ISEB
4 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Apache Shiro
2 5 (8.20%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.28%) Control-M
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
4 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle
1 5 (8.20%) HP
2 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.64%) Atomikos
2 1 (1.64%) SAP
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe
Leatherhead, Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day £350-£450
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £325 to £425 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago