The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 44 34
Contract jobs citing JUnit 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.26% 2.73%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.27% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Median daily rate - £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-33.63% +22.22%

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

Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 79 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.11% 20.57% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 48 45
Median daily rate £450 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £205 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £481 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 6
Median hourly rate £49.50 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.26% +2.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +12.97%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) C#

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow