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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 334 351 381
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +30
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 78 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 1.41% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 32 38
Average daily rate £475 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £351 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
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
3226 2694 2712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.33% 12.47% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2006 1817
Average daily rate £413 £420 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 10 £463 +15.62% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Harrow - - - -
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 98 (68.06%) Selenium
2 77 (53.47%) QA
3 66 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 64 (44.44%) Java
5 62 (43.06%) C#
6 56 (38.89%) Finance
7 53 (36.81%) Automation Testing
8 49 (34.03%) SQL
9 38 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 38 (26.39%) BDD
10 36 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 35 (24.31%) Visual Studio
12 33 (22.92%) TDD
13 31 (21.53%) Cucumber
13 31 (21.53%) Scrum
14 26 (18.06%) Automated Testing
15 25 (17.36%) JIRA
15 25 (17.36%) Test Scripting
15 25 (17.36%) JUnit
16 24 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (16.67%) Banking
17 19 (13.19%) Linux
17 19 (13.19%) ISTQB
17 19 (13.19%) WebDriver
17 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
18 18 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (12.50%) .NET
19 17 (11.81%) XML
19 17 (11.81%) Investment Banking

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (3.47%) Confluence
2 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.39%) CMS
4 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.39%) Node.js
5 1 (0.69%) Jetty
5 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 8 (5.56%) HTTP
1 8 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.86%) Firewall
2 7 (4.86%) DNS
2 7 (4.86%) LAN
2 7 (4.86%) WAN
2 7 (4.86%) SSL
3 6 (4.17%) LDAP
4 3 (2.08%) Internet
5 1 (0.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 13 (9.03%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.17%) DB2
5 5 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.78%) Sybase ASE
6 4 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.08%) Big Data
8 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.69%) HBase
9 1 (0.69%) Redis
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 98 (68.06%) Selenium
2 38 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (24.31%) Visual Studio
4 31 (21.53%) Cucumber
5 25 (17.36%) JIRA
5 25 (17.36%) JUnit
6 19 (13.19%) WebDriver
6 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
7 13 (9.03%) SoapUI
8 10 (6.94%) Maven
9 9 (6.25%) EasyMock
10 8 (5.56%) DbUnit
11 7 (4.86%) Mockito
11 7 (4.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (4.86%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (4.17%) Ant
12 6 (4.17%) Bugzilla
12 6 (4.17%) WATIR
12 6 (4.17%) JBehave
12 6 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (38.89%) Finance
2 24 (16.67%) Banking
3 17 (11.81%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.86%) General Ledger
4 7 (4.86%) Front Office
4 7 (4.86%) Back Office
5 4 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (42.36%) Analyst
2 43 (29.86%) Tester
3 42 (29.17%) QA Analyst
4 34 (23.61%) Developer
5 30 (20.83%) Test Analyst
6 21 (14.58%) QA Tester
7 15 (10.42%) Java Developer
7 15 (10.42%) Automation Tester
8 14 (9.72%) QA Test Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) QA Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Selenium Tester
10 7 (4.86%) Test Leader
10 7 (4.86%) Test Engineer
11 5 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
12 4 (2.78%) Senior QA Analyst
12 4 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
13 3 (2.08%) Test Manager
13 3 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
14 2 (1.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.50%) .NET
2 17 (11.81%) XML
3 16 (11.11%) Spring
4 13 (9.03%) Web Services
5 10 (6.94%) SOAP
6 8 (5.56%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.17%) XML Schema
7 6 (4.17%) DOM
8 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.47%) REST
8 5 (3.47%) CSS
8 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.78%) JMS
10 3 (2.08%) Apache Camel
10 3 (2.08%) Spring Integration
10 3 (2.08%) Silverlight
10 3 (2.08%) jQuery
10 3 (2.08%) JSON
11 2 (1.39%) EJB
11 2 (1.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.81%) Open Source
2 11 (7.64%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.86%) Derivative
4 5 (3.47%) Video on Demand
4 5 (3.47%) IPTV
5 4 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.78%) Equities
6 3 (2.08%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.08%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.19%) Linux
2 14 (9.72%) UNIX
3 8 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 53 (36.81%) Automation Testing
4 38 (26.39%) BDD
5 33 (22.92%) TDD
6 31 (21.53%) Scrum
7 26 (18.06%) Automated Testing
8 25 (17.36%) Test Scripting
9 24 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (11.81%) Test Strategy
12 16 (11.11%) Regression Testing
13 12 (8.33%) Kanban
14 9 (6.25%) Pair Programming
14 9 (6.25%) Software Testing
14 9 (6.25%) Test Management
15 8 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (4.86%) Manual Testing
17 6 (4.17%) E-Commerce
17 6 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (44.44%) Java
2 62 (43.06%) C#
3 49 (34.03%) SQL
4 11 (7.64%) Ruby
4 11 (7.64%) Python
5 9 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.25%) Perl
6 7 (4.86%) Scala
7 6 (4.17%) XQuery
7 6 (4.17%) XPath
8 5 (3.47%) Groovy
9 4 (2.78%) PHP
9 4 (2.78%) C++
9 4 (2.78%) Lua
10 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.08%) Korn
10 3 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.08%) Delphi
11 2 (1.39%) VB
12 1 (0.69%) F#
Qualifications
1 19 (13.19%) ISTQB
2 15 (10.42%) ISEB
3 9 (6.25%) Degree
4 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (53.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (7.64%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle
3 10 (6.94%) IBM
4 9 (6.25%) Informatica
5 7 (4.86%) Sybase
6 5 (3.47%) JBoss
6 5 (3.47%) Business Objects
6 5 (3.47%) Cognos
7 4 (2.78%) HP
7 4 (2.78%) Green Hat
8 3 (2.08%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.69%) Sophis
9 1 (0.69%) Empirix
9 1 (0.69%) Murex
9 1 (0.69%) Compuware
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Focus Select Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum - dep on exp
Posted: 5 days ago