The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 52 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing JUnit 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.57% 0.45% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.06% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £58.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +41.46%
JUnit
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
98 50 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.60% 11.31% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 22 27
Average daily rate £413 £277 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.91% -26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 18
Average hourly rate £41.75 £36.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.97% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £33.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £41.50 £34.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JUnit across the Essex region.

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Essex

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Essex region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brentwood +4 1 £325 -
Chelmsford - 1 £275 -
JUnit
East of England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) J2EE
5 6 (54.55%) TopLink
5 6 (54.55%) JRules
5 6 (54.55%) WebFOCUS
5 6 (54.55%) Checkstyle
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) Struts
5 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
5 6 (54.55%) Pair Programming
5 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
5 6 (54.55%) Unix
5 6 (54.55%) Ant
5 6 (54.55%) JDBC
5 6 (54.55%) JSP
5 6 (54.55%) Servlets
5 6 (54.55%) IBM
5 6 (54.55%) HP
5 6 (54.55%) TestDirector
5 6 (54.55%) User Stories
5 6 (54.55%) Rally
5 6 (54.55%) FindBugs

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) ADSL
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Telnet
2 1 (9.09%) VDSL
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) WebFOCUS
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) AccuRev
2 6 (54.55%) Ant
2 6 (54.55%) Checkstyle
2 6 (54.55%) FindBugs
2 6 (54.55%) TestDirector
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Redmine
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) Trac
5 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Automotive
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (54.55%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE Applications Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JSP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) J2EE
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) JDBC
3 6 (54.55%) JRules
3 6 (54.55%) JSP
3 6 (54.55%) Servlets
3 6 (54.55%) Struts
3 6 (54.55%) TopLink
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (9.09%) Ehcache
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) JSF
5 1 (9.09%) Lucene
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) STB
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Pair Programming
2 6 (54.55%) System Testing
2 6 (54.55%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) API Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Rally