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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TestNG
Rank 564 540 508
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -32
Contract jobs citing TestNG 31 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.47% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 30
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
6961 6403 5487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.51% 12.97% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 4188 3509
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 134 135
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 31 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 31 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 -6 16 £400 -11.05% 1
London -4 11 £400 -3.03% 6
South West -10 2 £338 +3.84%
North West -26 1 - - 2
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TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 54 (96.43%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (58.93%) JUnit
4 32 (57.14%) Selenium
5 30 (53.57%) WebDriver
6 23 (41.07%) Git (software)
7 21 (37.50%) SOAP
7 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 20 (35.71%) Maven
9 18 (32.14%) XML
9 18 (32.14%) Cucumber
10 17 (30.36%) BDD
10 17 (30.36%) Test Automation
10 17 (30.36%) Spring
10 17 (30.36%) TDD
11 16 (28.57%) Eclipse
12 15 (26.79%) SQL
12 15 (26.79%) REST
13 14 (25.00%) Scala
13 14 (25.00%) Finance
13 14 (25.00%) JIRA
14 13 (23.21%) Subversion
14 13 (23.21%) MVC
14 13 (23.21%) Scrum
14 13 (23.21%) MongoDB
15 11 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (19.64%) HTML
15 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
15 11 (19.64%) Spring MVC
16 10 (17.86%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.86%) Apache
2 10 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.14%) Node.js
4 2 (3.57%) Mule
5 1 (1.79%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) MongoDB
2 11 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (16.07%) Redis
4 6 (10.71%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.93%) MySQL
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (58.93%) JUnit
2 32 (57.14%) Selenium
3 30 (53.57%) WebDriver
4 23 (41.07%) Git (software)
5 21 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 20 (35.71%) Maven
7 18 (32.14%) Cucumber
8 16 (28.57%) Eclipse
9 14 (25.00%) JIRA
10 13 (23.21%) Subversion
11 10 (17.86%) SoapUI
11 10 (17.86%) JMeter
11 10 (17.86%) Mockito
12 9 (16.07%) IntelliJ
12 9 (16.07%) Liquibase
13 6 (10.71%) WebLOAD
13 6 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (8.93%) HP UFT
15 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
15 4 (7.14%) Grunt
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Tester
4 6 (10.71%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) AWS Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 4 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (5.36%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Selenium Tester
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) SOAP
2 18 (32.14%) XML
3 17 (30.36%) Spring
4 15 (26.79%) REST
5 11 (19.64%) Spring MVC
5 11 (19.64%) HTML
6 10 (17.86%) Web Services
6 10 (17.86%) RESTful
7 9 (16.07%) Memcached
7 9 (16.07%) Play Framework
7 9 (16.07%) FreeMarker
7 9 (16.07%) jQuery
7 9 (16.07%) Ehcache
8 6 (10.71%) JSP
8 6 (10.71%) Sass
8 6 (10.71%) CSS
9 5 (8.93%) XML Messaging
9 5 (8.93%) XML-RPC
9 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
10 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Equities
3 2 (3.57%) Online Games
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Blog
4 1 (1.79%) Equity Risk
4 1 (1.79%) Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Android
1 7 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) UNIX
4 2 (3.57%) Windows
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) TDD
2 17 (30.36%) Test Automation
2 17 (30.36%) BDD
3 13 (23.21%) MVC
3 13 (23.21%) Scrum
4 10 (17.86%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.50%) Test Management
8 6 (10.71%) SMACSS
9 5 (8.93%) Automation Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.93%) SOA
9 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.14%) Software Delivery
11 2 (3.57%) SDLC
11 2 (3.57%) Android Development
11 2 (3.57%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (96.43%) Java
2 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) Scala
4 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.14%) VBA
6 4 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (7.14%) Groovy
7 2 (3.57%) VBScript
7 2 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Apache Shiro
2 7 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (5.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) HP
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) BMC
3 1 (1.79%) Remedy
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian