The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 49 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing JUnit 8 3 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.29% 0.49% 2.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.59% 3.53% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate
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£270 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+94.52% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
69 85 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.15% 13.87% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 61
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 17
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JUnit
East of England

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014. 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
Watford - 3 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £268 -
JUnit
East of England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Ant
2 18 (94.74%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) Ajax
2 18 (94.74%) Relational Database
3 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
3 15 (78.95%) J2EE
4 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 14 (73.68%) HTML
4 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 14 (73.68%) XML
4 14 (73.68%) UNIX
4 14 (73.68%) Linux
4 14 (73.68%) RDBMS
4 14 (73.68%) Subversion
4 14 (73.68%) Spring
5 12 (63.16%) JSP
6 11 (57.89%) Servlets
6 11 (57.89%) XSLT
6 11 (57.89%) Struts
6 11 (57.89%) OO
6 11 (57.89%) Solaris
6 11 (57.89%) Internet
6 11 (57.89%) Log4j
6 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
6 11 (57.89%) Web 2.0
6 11 (57.89%) XMLBeans
6 11 (57.89%) XPath
7 10 (52.63%) Maven
7 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
7 10 (52.63%) CSS

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
3 6 (31.58%) MQSeries
4 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
4 5 (26.32%) Alfresco
5 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
6 3 (15.79%) CMS
7 2 (10.53%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) RiskWrite
2 4 (21.05%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) Relational Database
2 14 (73.68%) RDBMS
3 6 (31.58%) MySQL
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) DB2
4 5 (26.32%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Ant
2 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
3 14 (73.68%) Subversion
4 11 (57.89%) Log4j
5 10 (52.63%) Maven
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 3 (15.79%) IntelliJ
7 3 (15.79%) Selenium
7 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.79%) Mockito
8 1 (5.26%) Jtest
8 1 (5.26%) JDeveloper
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) Java Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (31.58%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Portal Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Ajax
2 15 (78.95%) J2EE
3 14 (73.68%) XML
3 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 14 (73.68%) Spring
4 12 (63.16%) JSP
5 11 (57.89%) Servlets
5 11 (57.89%) Struts
5 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
5 11 (57.89%) XSLT
5 11 (57.89%) XMLBeans
6 10 (52.63%) CSS
7 7 (36.84%) JDBC
7 7 (36.84%) jQuery
8 6 (31.58%) JMS
9 5 (26.32%) SOAP
9 5 (26.32%) REST
9 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
9 5 (26.32%) JSF
9 5 (26.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Web 2.0
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) UNIX
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Solaris
3 6 (31.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) OO
2 8 (42.11%) UML
3 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Content Management
5 5 (26.32%) RAD
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) XPath
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) Interwoven
4 5 (26.32%) ATG
5 4 (21.05%) Blue Martini
5 4 (21.05%) Elastic Path
6 2 (10.53%) Sun
7 1 (5.26%) JBoss
7 1 (5.26%) hybris
7 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
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