The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 46 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing JUnit 17 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.58% 0.65% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.37% 5.48% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
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£450 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 - £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +68.08%
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 73 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.53% 11.87% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 58
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Hemel Hempstead - 7 - -
Letchworth - 2 £375 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - - 1
Watford - - - - 1
JUnit
East of England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (63.41%) Spring
3 26 (63.41%) SQL
4 25 (60.98%) Oracle
5 24 (58.54%) XML
6 23 (56.10%) HTML
7 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
7 22 (53.66%) Eclipse
8 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
9 20 (48.78%) Selenium
9 20 (48.78%) Ant
9 20 (48.78%) CSS
9 20 (48.78%) Web Services
10 19 (46.34%) MVC
10 19 (46.34%) Unit Testing
10 19 (46.34%) JSON
11 17 (41.46%) JIRA
11 17 (41.46%) UNIX
11 17 (41.46%) REST
12 16 (39.02%) WebLogic
12 16 (39.02%) Finance
13 15 (36.59%) UML
14 14 (34.15%) SOAP
14 14 (34.15%) Maven
14 14 (34.15%) Scrum
15 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
15 13 (31.71%) Tomcat
15 13 (31.71%) SOA
16 12 (29.27%) JBoss

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (39.02%) WebLogic
2 13 (31.71%) Tomcat
3 12 (29.27%) JBoss
4 10 (24.39%) MQSeries
4 10 (24.39%) Apache
5 9 (21.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
6 7 (17.07%) CMS
7 3 (7.32%) Confluence
8 1 (2.44%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
8 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) RDBMS
2 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
3 9 (21.95%) NoSQL
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (9.76%) Couchbase
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Eclipse
2 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
3 20 (48.78%) Selenium
3 20 (48.78%) Ant
4 17 (41.46%) JIRA
5 14 (34.15%) Maven
6 11 (26.83%) Subversion
7 10 (24.39%) IntelliJ
7 10 (24.39%) Mockito
8 9 (21.95%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (14.63%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (12.20%) ClearQuest
11 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
11 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
12 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
12 1 (2.44%) TestNG
12 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
12 1 (2.44%) Xcode
12 1 (2.44%) NUnit
12 1 (2.44%) Log4j
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (14.63%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Tester
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Java Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) iOS Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) Spring
2 24 (58.54%) XML
3 23 (56.10%) HTML
4 20 (48.78%) CSS
4 20 (48.78%) Web Services
5 19 (46.34%) JSON
6 17 (41.46%) REST
7 14 (34.15%) SOAP
8 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
9 10 (24.39%) JDBC
9 10 (24.39%) Ajax
9 10 (24.39%) jQuery
10 9 (21.95%) HTML5
10 9 (21.95%) CSS3
10 9 (21.95%) PhoneGap
10 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
10 9 (21.95%) Apache Camel
10 9 (21.95%) JSP
11 5 (12.20%) J2EE
12 2 (4.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) PKI
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) UNIX
2 11 (26.83%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) HPUX
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) MVC
2 19 (46.34%) Unit Testing
3 15 (36.59%) UML
4 14 (34.15%) Scrum
5 13 (31.71%) SOA
6 12 (29.27%) TDD
6 12 (29.27%) BDD
7 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
8 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.95%) OOP
9 6 (14.63%) OO
9 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
10 5 (12.20%) V-Model
10 5 (12.20%) Usability Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
11 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
11 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (63.41%) SQL
3 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
4 12 (29.27%) Python
4 12 (29.27%) Ruby
5 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.32%) Scala
7 2 (4.88%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) XPath
8 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) Talend
3 3 (7.32%) BEA
4 1 (2.44%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Sun
4 1 (2.44%) Interwoven
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