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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestNG
Rank 559 526 485
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -41
Contract jobs citing TestNG 24 56 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.90% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 46 33
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£394 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £295 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +26.92%
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
6528 6241 5033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.92% 12.41% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4225 4064 3255
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 120 134
Average hourly rate £37.04 £39.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +3.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £31.20 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
London -1 13 £388 +10.71% 9
South West -4 3 £431 +32.69%
East of England - 3 £288 - 1
South East -28 2 - - 4
Yorkshire -18 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
South Coast - 1 - -
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TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 59 (90.77%) Java
2 55 (84.62%) JUnit
3 38 (58.46%) Selenium
4 36 (55.38%) WebDriver
5 33 (50.77%) TDD
6 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (41.54%) BDD
8 24 (36.92%) Jenkins
8 24 (36.92%) Git (software)
9 19 (29.23%) Cucumber
10 18 (27.69%) Mockito
10 18 (27.69%) Spring
11 17 (26.15%) QA
12 16 (24.62%) MVC
12 16 (24.62%) C#
13 15 (23.08%) HTML
13 15 (23.08%) Web Services
13 15 (23.08%) Maven
14 14 (21.54%) Test Automation
15 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (20.00%) Spring MVC
15 13 (20.00%) SOAP
15 13 (20.00%) Scala
16 12 (18.46%) Hudson
16 12 (18.46%) JIRA
17 11 (16.92%) SQL
17 11 (16.92%) Hibernate
17 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
17 11 (16.92%) Guice
17 11 (16.92%) REST

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (10.77%) Tomcat
1 7 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (9.23%) Apache
3 5 (7.69%) Mule
4 1 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.54%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (15.38%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) ATM
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.31%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.23%) Redis
3 6 (9.23%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (84.62%) JUnit
2 38 (58.46%) Selenium
3 36 (55.38%) WebDriver
4 24 (36.92%) Jenkins
4 24 (36.92%) Git (software)
5 19 (29.23%) Cucumber
6 18 (27.69%) Mockito
7 15 (23.08%) Maven
8 12 (18.46%) Hudson
8 12 (18.46%) JIRA
9 9 (13.85%) SoapUI
10 7 (10.77%) JBehave
10 7 (10.77%) Appium
11 6 (9.23%) Liquibase
11 6 (9.23%) Eclipse
11 6 (9.23%) JMeter
11 6 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (7.69%) Subversion
13 4 (6.15%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (4.62%) WebLOAD
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Developer
2 22 (33.85%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) QA Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.62%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.62%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) Spring
2 15 (23.08%) HTML
2 15 (23.08%) Web Services
3 13 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 13 (20.00%) SOAP
4 11 (16.92%) Hibernate
4 11 (16.92%) Guice
4 11 (16.92%) REST
5 10 (15.38%) WinForms
6 9 (13.85%) JPA
6 9 (13.85%) CSS
7 8 (12.31%) RESTful
7 8 (12.31%) XML
8 6 (9.23%) Play Framework
8 6 (9.23%) CSS3
8 6 (9.23%) Memcached
8 6 (9.23%) JSP
8 6 (9.23%) FreeMarker
8 6 (9.23%) jQuery
8 6 (9.23%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Fixed Income
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.54%) Blog
5 1 (1.54%) Online Games
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.54%) DTV
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.08%) Android
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) TDD
2 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (41.54%) BDD
4 16 (24.62%) MVC
5 14 (21.54%) Test Automation
6 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (15.38%) Multithreading
8 9 (13.85%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (10.77%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (10.77%) Use Case
9 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
9 7 (10.77%) Test Strategy
9 7 (10.77%) Web Application Development
10 6 (9.23%) V-Model
10 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
10 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 5 (7.69%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (90.77%) Java
2 16 (24.62%) C#
3 13 (20.00%) Scala
4 11 (16.92%) SQL
5 8 (12.31%) Groovy
6 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.62%) Ruby
8 2 (3.08%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) Perl
8 2 (3.08%) VBScript
9 1 (1.54%) XPath
9 1 (1.54%) VB
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
9 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) ISEB
3 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) TIBCO
1 10 (15.38%) Syncfusion
1 10 (15.38%) ION Trading
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) HP
3 1 (1.54%) Atomikos