The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.46% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FitNesse
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
306 231 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.59% 17.23% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 170 113
Average daily rate £420 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

FitNesse
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft