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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 385 328 352
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +24
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 18 78 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 2.43% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 60 32
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£493 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £261 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.40%
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
3130 3206 2687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.00% 13.28% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2195 2357 1999
Average daily rate £425 £412 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.28% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -20.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.99 £30.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £107.50 £54.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +11 2 £363 -21.62% 2
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FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Selenium
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) TDD
4 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (40.00%) .NET
4 12 (40.00%) BDD
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) C#
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 8 (26.67%) SpecFlow
8 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
8 7 (23.33%) QA
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (20.00%) Open Source
9 6 (20.00%) Ruby
9 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle
11 4 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.33%) Windows
11 4 (13.33%) Web Services
11 4 (13.33%) XML
11 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
11 4 (13.33%) WATIR

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Selenium
2 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 8 (26.67%) SpecFlow
4 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (13.33%) JIRA
4 4 (13.33%) WATIR
4 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (13.33%) NUnit
5 3 (10.00%) Subversion
5 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.00%) Sahi
6 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.67%) CruiseControl
6 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
6 2 (6.67%) JMeter
6 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
6 2 (6.67%) Geb
7 1 (3.33%) MSTest
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.33%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) WCF
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) YAML
4 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) AutoMapper
5 2 (6.67%) Autofac
5 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.67%) LINQ
5 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
6 1 (3.33%) Ajax
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.33%) Equities
4 1 (3.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) TDD
3 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (40.00%) BDD
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Validation
9 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) Ruby
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) EMIR
2 2 (6.67%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Informatica
3 2 (6.67%) Twitter
4 1 (3.33%) ATG
4 1 (3.33%) Endeca