The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 380 353 349
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 23 64 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% 2.15% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 49 30
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3387 2978 2790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.88% 12.51% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2628 2182 2011
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 20
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 December 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 December 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
City of London -2 5 £500 +18.69%
Chiswick - - - -
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (58.82%) Selenium
3 38 (55.88%) TDD
4 31 (45.59%) Java
4 31 (45.59%) QA
5 30 (44.12%) BDD
6 28 (41.18%) C#
7 27 (39.71%) SQL
7 27 (39.71%) Finance
8 22 (32.35%) .NET
9 19 (27.94%) Cucumber
9 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 16 (23.53%) Web Services
12 15 (22.06%) XML
12 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
12 15 (22.06%) Banking
12 15 (22.06%) Ruby
13 14 (20.59%) Scrum
13 14 (20.59%) Visual Studio
14 13 (19.12%) JIRA
15 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
15 12 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
16 11 (16.18%) UNIX
16 11 (16.18%) Open Source
17 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
17 10 (14.71%) Software Testing
17 10 (14.71%) SpecFlow
17 10 (14.71%) SQL Server

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.94%) uiautomator
2 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.47%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.47%) GemFire
2 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) LDAP
1 1 (1.47%) LAN
1 1 (1.47%) WAN
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
1 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.47%) DNS
1 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.47%) SSL
1 1 (1.47%) Firewall
1 1 (1.47%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.94%) DTS
4 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (58.82%) Selenium
2 19 (27.94%) Cucumber
3 14 (20.59%) Visual Studio
4 13 (19.12%) JIRA
5 12 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (14.71%) SpecFlow
6 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
7 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
7 9 (13.24%) WebDriver
8 8 (11.76%) NUnit
9 7 (10.29%) WATIR
9 7 (10.29%) Hudson
10 5 (7.35%) Sahi
10 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
10 5 (7.35%) Subversion
10 5 (7.35%) JUnit
11 4 (5.88%) Maven
12 3 (4.41%) SilkTest
12 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (39.71%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Banking
3 10 (14.71%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Analyst
2 18 (26.47%) Test Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Tester
5 9 (13.24%) QA Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Automation Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Tester
9 3 (4.41%) Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.94%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) .NET
2 16 (23.53%) Web Services
3 15 (22.06%) XML
4 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.35%) HTML
6 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.88%) Spring
7 3 (4.41%) MSMQ
7 3 (4.41%) Java SE
7 3 (4.41%) WCF
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.94%) NHibernate
8 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.94%) HTML5
8 2 (2.94%) JSON
8 2 (2.94%) REST
8 2 (2.94%) J2SE
8 2 (2.94%) JMS
8 2 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Open Source
2 7 (10.29%) Fixed Income
3 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.41%) STB
4 3 (4.41%) Streaming Video
4 3 (4.41%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.94%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (2.94%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Equities
6 1 (1.47%) Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) UNIX
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Android
5 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (55.88%) TDD
3 30 (44.12%) BDD
4 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 14 (20.59%) Scrum
7 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
8 10 (14.71%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Test Scripting
10 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.35%) SOA
12 4 (5.88%) OO
12 4 (5.88%) MVC
13 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.41%) EAI
13 3 (4.41%) Project Management
13 3 (4.41%) Performance Testing
13 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.41%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) Java
2 28 (41.18%) C#
3 27 (39.71%) SQL
4 15 (22.06%) Ruby
5 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.35%) Python
6 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.94%) XPath
9 2 (2.94%) VBScript
9 2 (2.94%) C
10 1 (1.47%) Perl
10 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (45.59%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) EMIR
2 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.47%) ATG
4 1 (1.47%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.47%) Endeca
4 1 (1.47%) Trayport
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter
4 1 (1.47%) Sybase