The first table below looks at the demand for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 24 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 London 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 333 355 363
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 68 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.97% 1.67% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 31
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3454 3110 2991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.65% 12.83% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2498 2239 2039
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.03 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.80 £59.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in London

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in London

FitNesse
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FitNesse across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

FitNesse Daily Rate Histogram in London

FitNesse
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse across the London region.

FitNesse Hourly Rate Trend in London

FitNesse
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
(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
City of London +30 22 £525 +23.52% 4
Docklands, London - - - -
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 109 (78.42%) Selenium
2 83 (59.71%) QA
3 75 (53.96%) Finance
4 68 (48.92%) C#
5 61 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (41.73%) Java
7 54 (38.85%) Automation Testing
8 50 (35.97%) Test Automation
9 48 (34.53%) Cucumber
10 44 (31.65%) SQL
11 41 (29.50%) Microsoft
12 39 (28.06%) BDD
13 38 (27.34%) TDD
14 36 (25.90%) Visual Studio
15 35 (25.18%) Team Foundation Server
16 30 (21.58%) Test Scripting
17 29 (20.86%) Scrum
18 28 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (15.11%) Performance Testing
19 21 (15.11%) Automated Testing
19 21 (15.11%) Ruby
20 20 (14.39%) WebDriver
20 20 (14.39%) .NET
21 19 (13.67%) Test Strategy
21 19 (13.67%) Software Testing
22 18 (12.95%) Jenkins
23 17 (12.23%) Open Source
23 17 (12.23%) Banking
23 17 (12.23%) Regression Testing
24 15 (10.79%) ISEB

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (1.44%) Node.js
2 1 (0.72%) Jetty
2 1 (0.72%) Confluence
2 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) HTTPS
1 8 (5.76%) HTTP
1 8 (5.76%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.04%) DNS
2 7 (5.04%) SSL
2 7 (5.04%) LAN
2 7 (5.04%) WAN
2 7 (5.04%) LDAP
2 7 (5.04%) Firewall
3 2 (1.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.44%) MySQL
4 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.72%) Redis
5 1 (0.72%) DTS
5 1 (0.72%) DB2
5 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 109 (78.42%) Selenium
2 48 (34.53%) Cucumber
3 36 (25.90%) Visual Studio
4 35 (25.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (14.39%) WebDriver
6 18 (12.95%) Jenkins
7 14 (10.07%) JIRA
7 14 (10.07%) JUnit
8 9 (6.47%) JBehave
8 9 (6.47%) Hudson
9 8 (5.76%) Ant
9 8 (5.76%) Maven
10 7 (5.04%) SpecFlow
10 7 (5.04%) NUnit
11 6 (4.32%) WATIR
12 5 (3.60%) Concordion
12 5 (3.60%) Subversion
13 4 (2.88%) JMeter
13 4 (2.88%) QuickTest Pro
13 4 (2.88%) Capybara
General
1 75 (53.96%) Finance
2 17 (12.23%) Banking
3 15 (10.79%) Investment Banking
4 10 (7.19%) General Ledger
5 9 (6.47%) Legal
6 5 (3.60%) Back Office
7 3 (2.16%) Front Office
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 66 (47.48%) Analyst
2 41 (29.50%) QA Analyst
2 41 (29.50%) Test Analyst
3 37 (26.62%) Developer
4 32 (23.02%) Tester
5 16 (11.51%) QA Tester
6 14 (10.07%) Automation Tester
7 12 (8.63%) QA Engineer
7 12 (8.63%) QA Test Analyst
7 12 (8.63%) Java Developer
8 11 (7.91%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (7.19%) Test Leader
9 10 (7.19%) Selenium Tester
10 7 (5.04%) Senior Test Analyst
10 7 (5.04%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (5.04%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Automation Analyst
11 6 (4.32%) Python Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Automation Test Analyst
12 4 (2.88%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.39%) .NET
2 9 (6.47%) XML
3 8 (5.76%) Spring
4 6 (4.32%) Web Services
5 5 (3.60%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.88%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.16%) JSON
7 3 (2.16%) REST
8 2 (1.44%) CSS
8 2 (1.44%) Struts
8 2 (1.44%) JMS
8 2 (1.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (1.44%) Spring Integration
8 2 (1.44%) Android SDK
8 2 (1.44%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (1.44%) Mustache
8 2 (1.44%) Sass
8 2 (1.44%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Open Source
2 15 (10.79%) Client/Server
3 10 (7.19%) Fixed Income
4 8 (5.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.88%) Derivative
7 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.16%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.16%) STB
8 2 (1.44%) Equities
8 2 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.72%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.72%) Social Media
9 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.07%) Linux
2 13 (9.35%) UNIX
3 8 (5.76%) Windows
4 2 (1.44%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (38.85%) Automation Testing
3 50 (35.97%) Test Automation
4 39 (28.06%) BDD
5 38 (27.34%) TDD
6 30 (21.58%) Test Scripting
7 29 (20.86%) Scrum
8 28 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (15.11%) Performance Testing
9 21 (15.11%) Automated Testing
10 19 (13.67%) Test Strategy
10 19 (13.67%) Software Testing
11 17 (12.23%) Regression Testing
12 13 (9.35%) Pair Programming
13 10 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (6.47%) Kanban
14 9 (6.47%) Web Development
14 9 (6.47%) ETL
15 8 (5.76%) Test Management
15 8 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (48.92%) C#
2 58 (41.73%) Java
3 44 (31.65%) SQL
4 21 (15.11%) Ruby
5 10 (7.19%) Python
6 9 (6.47%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.60%) PHP
8 4 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.16%) Groovy
9 3 (2.16%) Scala
9 3 (2.16%) Delphi
10 2 (1.44%) XAML
10 2 (1.44%) Perl
10 2 (1.44%) C++
10 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.72%) XPath
11 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (10.79%) ISEB
1 15 (10.79%) ISTQB
2 12 (8.63%) Degree
3 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (59.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (9.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (29.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.63%) Informatica
3 9 (6.47%) Oracle
4 8 (5.76%) HP
5 3 (2.16%) Cognos
5 3 (2.16%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.16%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.44%) Sybase
7 1 (0.72%) Trayport
7 1 (0.72%) Empirix
7 1 (0.72%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.72%) Compuware
7 1 (0.72%) Murex
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) JBoss
7 1 (0.72%) OpenLink
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago