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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 378 307 340
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +33
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 9 77 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.36% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 2.69% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 59 34
Average daily rate
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£388 £450 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +8.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £250 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FitNesse
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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
3001 2864 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.61% 13.49% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2168 2069 1850
Average daily rate £425 £415 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 14
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +41.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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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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 +7 2 £344 -8.39% 4
Harrow - - - -
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 24 (61.54%) Java
1 24 (61.54%) TDD
2 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) Selenium
4 15 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 14 (35.90%) BDD
5 14 (35.90%) QA
5 14 (35.90%) SQL
6 13 (33.33%) .NET
6 13 (33.33%) Web Services
7 11 (28.21%) XML
7 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
8 10 (25.64%) Open Source
8 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (25.64%) Banking
9 9 (23.08%) Ruby
9 9 (23.08%) Finance
9 9 (23.08%) UNIX
9 9 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.51%) C#
10 8 (20.51%) Scrum
11 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
11 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
12 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.38%) JIRA
12 6 (15.38%) WATIR
12 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
12 6 (15.38%) SpecFlow
13 5 (12.82%) AngularJS

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.56%) JBoss
1 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
1 1 (2.56%) GemFire
1 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) AMQP
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Selenium
2 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
3 9 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (15.38%) JIRA
4 6 (15.38%) WATIR
4 6 (15.38%) SpecFlow
5 5 (12.82%) Sahi
5 5 (12.82%) NUnit
6 4 (10.26%) JUnit
6 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
6 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
7 3 (7.69%) Subversion
7 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
8 2 (5.13%) MSBuild
8 2 (5.13%) Maven
8 2 (5.13%) SilkTest
8 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
8 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
8 2 (5.13%) JMeter
General
1 10 (25.64%) Banking
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) QA Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Senior QA Tester
9 1 (2.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
1 13 (33.33%) Web Services
2 11 (28.21%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.26%) WCF
5 4 (10.26%) Spring
6 3 (7.69%) Java SE
6 3 (7.69%) REST
7 2 (5.13%) Autofac
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.13%) HTML5
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.13%) LINQ
7 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware
7 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Open Source
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.13%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) TDD
2 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 14 (35.90%) BDD
5 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.51%) Scrum
7 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.82%) SOA
10 4 (10.26%) MVC
10 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
10 4 (10.26%) Automation Testing
11 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
11 3 (7.69%) OO
11 3 (7.69%) EAI
12 2 (5.13%) CRM
12 2 (5.13%) Project Management
12 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
12 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) Ruby
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) EMIR
2 2 (5.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Twitter
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) ATG
3 1 (2.56%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.56%) Endeca
3 1 (2.56%) Sybase