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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestNG
Rank 522 514 485
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Contract jobs citing TestNG 41 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.056% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.47% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 21
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£400 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £285
% change year-on-year
- +31.57%
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
6213 5286 4855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.45% 11.88% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4268 3425 3072
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 125 198
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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 +9 26 £400 -4.47% 16
South East -21 6 £375 -9.09% 3
South West - 6 £413 -
East of England - - - -
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TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 54 (88.52%) JUnit
2 51 (83.61%) Java
3 41 (67.21%) Selenium
4 35 (57.38%) TDD
5 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (47.54%) WebDriver
7 26 (42.62%) BDD
8 24 (39.34%) QA
9 22 (36.07%) Jenkins
10 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
11 18 (29.51%) Hudson
12 17 (27.87%) Cucumber
13 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
13 16 (26.23%) Spring
13 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (22.95%) SQL
14 14 (22.95%) HTML
14 14 (22.95%) Web Services
15 13 (21.31%) C#
15 13 (21.31%) Mockito
15 13 (21.31%) SoapUI
16 12 (19.67%) Multithreading
16 12 (19.67%) Maven
16 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
17 11 (18.03%) Groovy
17 11 (18.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (18.03%) JIRA
17 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
17 11 (18.03%) JBehave
17 11 (18.03%) Guice

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (4.92%) Mule
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) Drupal
2 1 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (16.39%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) ATM
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
1 8 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.56%) DB2
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (88.52%) JUnit
2 41 (67.21%) Selenium
3 29 (47.54%) WebDriver
4 22 (36.07%) Jenkins
5 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
6 18 (29.51%) Hudson
7 17 (27.87%) Cucumber
8 13 (21.31%) Mockito
8 13 (21.31%) SoapUI
9 12 (19.67%) Maven
10 11 (18.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (18.03%) JIRA
10 11 (18.03%) JBehave
11 6 (9.84%) JMeter
12 4 (6.56%) Appium
12 4 (6.56%) Subversion
13 3 (4.92%) Ant
13 3 (4.92%) Selenium IDE
14 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
14 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.39%) C# Developer
4 8 (13.11%) QA Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Tester
6 5 (8.20%) WinForms Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Automation Tester
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Integration Specialist
9 2 (3.28%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) Spring
2 14 (22.95%) HTML
2 14 (22.95%) Web Services
3 11 (18.03%) Guice
4 10 (16.39%) WinForms
4 10 (16.39%) SOAP
4 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
5 9 (14.75%) CSS
6 8 (13.11%) REST
7 7 (11.48%) JPA
8 6 (9.84%) Spring MVC
9 5 (8.20%) XML
9 5 (8.20%) CSS3
10 4 (6.56%) Spring Integration
10 4 (6.56%) RESTful
11 3 (4.92%) JSON
12 2 (3.28%) .NET
13 1 (1.64%) J2EE
13 1 (1.64%) Java EE
13 1 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Fixed Income
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) TDD
2 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (42.62%) BDD
4 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
4 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (19.67%) Multithreading
5 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
6 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
7 10 (16.39%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (16.39%) Use Case
7 10 (16.39%) Manual Testing
8 9 (14.75%) MVC
8 9 (14.75%) V-Model
8 9 (14.75%) Electronic Trading
8 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
9 8 (13.11%) Feature Driven Development
9 8 (13.11%) ATDD
10 7 (11.48%) Regression Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Software Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (83.61%) Java
2 14 (22.95%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) Groovy
5 9 (14.75%) Scala
6 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.92%) Python
8 2 (3.28%) Ruby
8 2 (3.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) VBScript
9 1 (1.64%) VB
9 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) ISEB
2 8 (13.11%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (39.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Ansible
2 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
3 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.64%) Salt
3 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Syncfusion
1 10 (16.39%) ION Trading
1 10 (16.39%) TIBCO
2 2 (3.28%) SAP
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) Atomikos
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