The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 45 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing JUnit 2 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.51% 3.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% 18.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 0
Average daily rate £350 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% -
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 £57.15
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.48%
JUnit
North West

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
84 72 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.37% 17.48% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 9
Average daily rate £308 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 4 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Blackpool - 2 £350 -
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) CAML
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) NUnit
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) FQL
2 6 (85.71%) PHPUnit
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) BitLocker
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) HTML

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) NUnit
1 6 (85.71%) PHPUnit
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CAML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Django
3 5 (71.43%) LAMP
3 5 (71.43%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (71.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Data Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (71.43%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) FQL
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) C
3 5 (71.43%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Ruby
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) VBA
3 5 (71.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) BitLocker