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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 375 364 366
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 44 58 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 1.62% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 52
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£500 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £438 £363
% change year-on-year
-15.42% +20.68%
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
3694 3571 3294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.35% 14.89% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2665 2534 2364
Average daily rate £440 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.02% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 15
Average hourly rate £22.12 £45.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £26.30 £24.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £111.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -19 6 £500 -4.76%
Sidcup - 2 £378 -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 40 (58.82%) C#
1 40 (58.82%) Finance
2 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (54.41%) Selenium
4 33 (48.53%) TDD
5 31 (45.59%) Java
6 30 (44.12%) BDD
7 29 (42.65%) QA
8 28 (41.18%) SpecFlow
9 25 (36.76%) .NET
10 24 (35.29%) Cucumber
11 23 (33.82%) Test Automation
11 23 (33.82%) SDLC
12 20 (29.41%) Scrum
13 18 (26.47%) Banking
14 17 (25.00%) SQL
15 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
16 15 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
17 14 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (20.59%) Test Strategy
18 13 (19.12%) Test Scripting
19 12 (17.65%) Software Testing
19 12 (17.65%) Web Services
19 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
19 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
20 11 (16.18%) ISEB
20 11 (16.18%) MVC
21 10 (14.71%) Windows
21 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) JBoss
1 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.47%) CMS
1 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (54.41%) Selenium
2 28 (41.18%) SpecFlow
3 24 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 14 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (14.71%) JIRA
6 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
7 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
8 5 (7.35%) JUnit
8 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
8 5 (7.35%) WebDriver
9 4 (5.88%) Ant
9 4 (5.88%) HP UFT
9 4 (5.88%) NUnit
9 4 (5.88%) WATIR
9 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
10 3 (4.41%) Sahi
10 3 (4.41%) Hudson
10 3 (4.41%) Gradle
11 2 (2.94%) NCrunch
11 2 (2.94%) Geb
General
1 40 (58.82%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.94%) Games
5 2 (2.94%) Front Office
5 2 (2.94%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.47%) International Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Developer
2 23 (33.82%) Analyst
3 17 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Senior QA Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Tester
9 5 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Test Leader
10 4 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Test Manager
11 3 (4.41%) QA Test Analyst
12 2 (2.94%) Java Programmer
12 2 (2.94%) Developer Analyst
12 2 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) .NET
2 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (17.65%) Web Services
4 8 (11.76%) Gherkin
5 7 (10.29%) REST
6 6 (8.82%) XML
6 6 (8.82%) WCF
7 5 (7.35%) WPF
7 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.88%) HTML
8 4 (5.88%) JMS
8 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.41%) JSON
9 3 (4.41%) EJB
9 3 (4.41%) YAML
10 2 (2.94%) MSMQ
10 2 (2.94%) HTML5
10 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.94%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Client/Server
1 9 (13.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.35%) Fixed Income
2 5 (7.35%) Derivative
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Equities
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.94%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Online Games
5 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.47%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) TDD
3 30 (44.12%) BDD
4 23 (33.82%) Test Automation
4 23 (33.82%) SDLC
5 20 (29.41%) Scrum
6 15 (22.06%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (20.59%) Test Strategy
8 13 (19.12%) Test Scripting
9 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
9 12 (17.65%) Software Testing
10 11 (16.18%) MVC
11 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (10.29%) Test Management
13 7 (10.29%) Open Source
14 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (7.35%) OO
15 5 (7.35%) SOA
15 5 (7.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) C#
2 31 (45.59%) Java
3 17 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (13.24%) Ruby
5 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) Python
6 3 (4.41%) Groovy
7 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.47%) XAML
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) ISEB
2 8 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (42.65%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) EMIR
2 1 (1.47%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) Sybase
3 2 (2.94%) Informatica
4 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.47%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.47%) Ektron
4 1 (1.47%) Facebook
4 1 (1.47%) Calypso