The first table below looks at the demand for jMock 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 jMock 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
jMock
Rank 401 372 392
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +20
Contract jobs citing jMock 11 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.63% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 22
Average daily rate £625 £550 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £413 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £580 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -23.12%
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%
jMock
England

jMock
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jMock across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

jMock Jobs Demand Trend in London

jMock
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jMock across the London region.

jMock Daily Rate Trend in London

jMock
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jMock across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

jMock Daily Rate Histogram in London

jMock
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 jMock 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 -9 5 £630 +32.63% 1
Uxbridge - 2 £240 -
Croydon - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
jMock
England

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing jMock 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 jMock.

1 41 (83.67%) Java
2 33 (67.35%) JUnit
3 28 (57.14%) TDD
3 28 (57.14%) Spring
4 25 (51.02%) Maven
4 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (51.02%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (40.82%) Banking
5 20 (40.82%) MVC
5 20 (40.82%) Oracle
6 19 (38.78%) JMS
6 19 (38.78%) Hibernate
7 18 (36.73%) XML
8 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
8 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
9 16 (32.65%) Scrum
9 16 (32.65%) Spring MVC
10 15 (30.61%) Linux
10 15 (30.61%) OO
11 14 (28.57%) J2EE
11 14 (28.57%) Investment Banking
11 14 (28.57%) Mockito
11 14 (28.57%) Hudson
12 13 (26.53%) Finance
13 12 (24.49%) Selenium
13 12 (24.49%) Struts
13 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
13 12 (24.49%) SQL
13 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
14 10 (20.41%) Integration Testing

jMock
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing jMock 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 jMock. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) Confluence
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) KDB
6 1 (2.04%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 33 (67.35%) JUnit
2 25 (51.02%) Maven
3 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
4 14 (28.57%) Mockito
4 14 (28.57%) Hudson
5 12 (24.49%) Selenium
5 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
6 10 (20.41%) Subversion
7 9 (18.37%) EasyMock
8 8 (16.33%) SoapUI
8 8 (16.33%) Ant
8 8 (16.33%) CruiseControl
8 8 (16.33%) JIRA
9 5 (10.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (6.12%) IntelliJ
10 3 (6.12%) Hamcrest
10 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
11 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
12 1 (2.04%) Log4j
12 1 (2.04%) Subclipse
General
1 20 (40.82%) Banking
2 14 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 13 (26.53%) Finance
4 8 (16.33%) Front Office
5 7 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 4 (8.16%) Games
7 2 (4.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Developer
2 29 (59.18%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Test Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Middleware Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Automation Tester
9 1 (2.04%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.04%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.04%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) Spring
2 19 (38.78%) JMS
2 19 (38.78%) Hibernate
3 18 (36.73%) XML
4 16 (32.65%) Spring MVC
5 14 (28.57%) J2EE
6 12 (24.49%) Struts
7 10 (20.41%) Java EE
8 7 (14.29%) Ajax
8 7 (14.29%) JDBC
9 5 (10.20%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (10.20%) Web Services
10 4 (8.16%) Google Maps API
10 4 (8.16%) Middleware
10 4 (8.16%) JSON
11 3 (6.12%) JTA
11 3 (6.12%) JNI
11 3 (6.12%) Java SE
11 3 (6.12%) JTS
11 3 (6.12%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Credit Risk
2 4 (8.16%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.08%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.08%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.08%) Derivative
5 1 (2.04%) Equities
5 1 (2.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (2.04%) VAX
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) UNIX
3 7 (14.29%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Windows
5 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.04%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) TDD
2 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (40.82%) MVC
4 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
5 16 (32.65%) Scrum
6 15 (30.61%) OO
7 10 (20.41%) Integration Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Extreme Programming
8 9 (18.37%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (16.33%) BDD
10 7 (14.29%) Data Management
10 7 (14.29%) Android Development
10 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
11 6 (12.24%) Analytics
11 6 (12.24%) OOD
11 6 (12.24%) SOA
11 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.49%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) C++
4 4 (8.16%) C
4 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.12%) Python
6 2 (4.08%) Scala
6 2 (4.08%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.04%) C#
7 1 (2.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) MOM
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
2 1 (2.04%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) Sybase
3 7 (14.29%) JBoss
4 4 (8.16%) Facebook
4 4 (8.16%) Twitter
4 4 (8.16%) Google
5 3 (6.12%) Murex
5 3 (6.12%) Fidessa
5 3 (6.12%) Bloomberg
5 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) GoldenSource
7 1 (2.04%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.04%) Business Objects