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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 57 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing JUnit 19 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.26% 1.43% 2.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.81% 18.92% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
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£391 £413 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £400 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £460 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
101 37 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.02% 7.55% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 16 68
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 -4 3 - - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - - 1
Borehamwood - - - -
Royston - - - -
JUnit
East of England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (96.55%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) Spring
3 23 (79.31%) SQL
3 23 (79.31%) Eclipse
4 19 (65.52%) UNIX
5 18 (62.07%) Ant
5 18 (62.07%) Finance
5 18 (62.07%) Hibernate
6 17 (58.62%) Ajax
6 17 (58.62%) Web Services
7 16 (55.17%) XML
7 16 (55.17%) Maven
8 15 (51.72%) Relational Database
8 15 (51.72%) Oracle
8 15 (51.72%) HTML
9 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
10 13 (44.83%) Linux
10 13 (44.83%) MySQL
10 13 (44.83%) Subversion
11 12 (41.38%) UML
11 12 (41.38%) J2EE
11 12 (41.38%) CSS
12 11 (37.93%) WebLogic
12 11 (37.93%) SOAP
12 11 (37.93%) OO
12 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
12 11 (37.93%) RDBMS
12 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (37.93%) JSON
12 11 (37.93%) REST

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (37.93%) WebLogic
1 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
2 7 (24.14%) CMS
2 7 (24.14%) Apache
2 7 (24.14%) MQSeries
3 5 (17.24%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.45%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
2 6 (20.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) Relational Database
2 13 (44.83%) MySQL
3 11 (37.93%) RDBMS
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
4 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
5 3 (10.34%) DB2
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 23 (79.31%) Eclipse
2 18 (62.07%) Ant
3 16 (55.17%) Maven
4 13 (44.83%) Subversion
5 7 (24.14%) Log4j
5 7 (24.14%) Selenium
5 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
6 6 (20.69%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (20.69%) IntelliJ
6 6 (20.69%) Mockito
7 5 (17.24%) JIRA
7 5 (17.24%) ClearQuest
8 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Jtest
9 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
9 1 (3.45%) TestNG
9 1 (3.45%) JDeveloper
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Retail
3 7 (24.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (20.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Portal Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) Spring
2 18 (62.07%) Hibernate
3 17 (58.62%) Ajax
3 17 (58.62%) Web Services
4 16 (55.17%) XML
5 15 (51.72%) HTML
6 12 (41.38%) J2EE
6 12 (41.38%) CSS
7 11 (37.93%) SOAP
7 11 (37.93%) JSON
7 11 (37.93%) REST
8 8 (27.59%) JDBC
8 8 (27.59%) JSP
9 7 (24.14%) XMLBeans
9 7 (24.14%) JMS
9 7 (24.14%) Servlets
9 7 (24.14%) Struts
9 7 (24.14%) XSLT
10 5 (17.24%) jQuery
11 4 (13.79%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Web 2.0
2 6 (20.69%) User Experience
3 5 (17.24%) PKI
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) UNIX
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) HPUX
3 7 (24.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) UML
2 11 (37.93%) OO
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
4 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
4 8 (27.59%) Content Management
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
6 6 (20.69%) BDD
6 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Usability Testing
7 5 (17.24%) V-Model
7 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
9 3 (10.34%) RAD
10 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
4 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
5 7 (24.14%) XPath
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
1 5 (17.24%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) IBM
3 7 (24.14%) Interwoven
4 5 (17.24%) Sun
5 3 (10.34%) ATG
5 3 (10.34%) BEA
6 2 (6.90%) Elastic Path
6 2 (6.90%) Blue Martini
7 1 (3.45%) hybris
7 1 (3.45%) VocaLink
7 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.45%) JBoss