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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestNG
Rank 542 499 488
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -11
Contract jobs citing TestNG 27 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.086% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.72% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 25
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£388 £406 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +12.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £285
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +44.73%
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
6419 5575 4645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.46% 11.98% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4286 3587 2999
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 106 154
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.29 £25.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -5 10 £340 -2.85% 12
South West - 7 £413 - 4
South East -27 4 £275 -33.33% 4
North West - 3 £350 - 3
East of England - 2 - -
West Midlands - - - -
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TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 55 (85.94%) Java
2 54 (84.38%) JUnit
3 43 (67.19%) Selenium
4 37 (57.81%) TDD
5 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (48.44%) WebDriver
7 30 (46.88%) BDD
8 23 (35.94%) QA
9 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
10 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
11 18 (28.13%) Hudson
12 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
12 17 (26.56%) Cucumber
12 17 (26.56%) Spring
13 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (25.00%) C#
13 16 (25.00%) HTML
14 14 (21.88%) SQL
14 14 (21.88%) Web Services
14 14 (21.88%) Maven
15 13 (20.31%) JIRA
15 13 (20.31%) SoapUI
16 12 (18.75%) Mockito
16 12 (18.75%) Multithreading
16 12 (18.75%) Automated Testing
16 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
17 11 (17.19%) SOAP
17 11 (17.19%) Groovy
17 11 (17.19%) Guice
17 11 (17.19%) JBehave

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (7.81%) Mule
2 1 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (15.63%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 8 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.25%) DB2
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (84.38%) JUnit
2 43 (67.19%) Selenium
3 31 (48.44%) WebDriver
4 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
5 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
6 18 (28.13%) Hudson
7 17 (26.56%) Cucumber
8 14 (21.88%) Maven
9 13 (20.31%) JIRA
9 13 (20.31%) SoapUI
10 12 (18.75%) Mockito
11 11 (17.19%) JBehave
12 9 (14.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (9.38%) Appium
14 5 (7.81%) JMeter
15 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
16 3 (4.69%) Ant
16 3 (4.69%) Selenium IDE
16 3 (4.69%) SpecFlow
17 2 (3.13%) Robotium
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) QA Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) WinForms Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Integration Specialist
7 4 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.69%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.69%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Java Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) Spring
2 16 (25.00%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) Web Services
4 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
5 11 (17.19%) SOAP
5 11 (17.19%) Guice
6 10 (15.63%) CSS
6 10 (15.63%) WinForms
7 9 (14.06%) REST
7 9 (14.06%) JPA
8 7 (10.94%) Spring MVC
9 6 (9.38%) XML
9 6 (9.38%) CSS3
10 4 (6.25%) Spring Integration
10 4 (6.25%) JSON
11 3 (4.69%) RESTful
12 2 (3.13%) .NET
12 2 (3.13%) Apache Camel
13 1 (1.56%) J2EE
13 1 (1.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Fixed Income
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) Open Source
3 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.56%) DTV
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
1 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (57.81%) TDD
2 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.88%) BDD
4 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
5 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.75%) Multithreading
6 12 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Test Strategy
8 10 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (15.63%) Use Case
8 10 (15.63%) Manual Testing
8 10 (15.63%) MVC
9 9 (14.06%) Electronic Trading
9 9 (14.06%) Waterfall
9 9 (14.06%) V-Model
10 8 (12.50%) ATDD
10 8 (12.50%) Feature Driven Development
10 8 (12.50%) Web Application Development
11 7 (10.94%) Software Testing
11 7 (10.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (85.94%) Java
2 16 (25.00%) C#
3 14 (21.88%) SQL
4 11 (17.19%) Groovy
5 9 (14.06%) Scala
6 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.69%) Python
8 2 (3.13%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) XPath
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
9 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) ISEB
2 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 7 (10.94%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Nagios
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) TIBCO
1 10 (15.63%) ION Trading
1 10 (15.63%) Syncfusion
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle
2 2 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe
3 1 (1.56%) HP
3 1 (1.56%) Atomikos
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago