The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jMock
Rank 382 375 346
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Contract jobs citing jMock 27 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 1.62% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 25
Average daily rate
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£600 £521 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
jMock
England

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
3412 3030 2844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.80% 12.49% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2668 2222 2033
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Average hourly rate £55.00 £44.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.90% +5.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £22.05 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +1 2 £608 +5.65% 2
jMock
England

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (96.88%) Java
2 58 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (76.56%) Oracle
4 44 (68.75%) Hibernate
5 43 (67.19%) JavaScript
6 39 (60.94%) TDD
7 38 (59.38%) Relational Database
8 37 (57.81%) OO
9 36 (56.25%) Linux
10 34 (53.13%) Scrum
11 33 (51.56%) JUnit
12 32 (50.00%) Banking
13 30 (46.88%) SQL
14 29 (45.31%) RDBMS
15 28 (43.75%) Python
15 28 (43.75%) Pair Programming
16 27 (42.19%) Investment Banking
16 27 (42.19%) J2SE
17 26 (40.63%) OOD
18 25 (39.06%) Maven
18 25 (39.06%) Technical Analysis
18 25 (39.06%) User Stories
19 24 (37.50%) Web Development
19 24 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (34.38%) Unit Testing
20 22 (34.38%) Spring
20 22 (34.38%) Finance
21 20 (31.25%) UNIX
21 20 (31.25%) Web Services
22 16 (25.00%) XML

jMock
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (18.75%) Apache
1 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.38%) JBoss
2 6 (9.38%) Jetty
3 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.13%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.56%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) AMQP
2 1 (1.56%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) Relational Database
2 29 (45.31%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.81%) DB2
4 4 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.56%) Redis
7 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.56%) IDOL
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (51.56%) JUnit
2 25 (39.06%) Maven
3 13 (20.31%) Mockito
3 13 (20.31%) EasyMock
4 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
6 8 (12.50%) JIRA
7 6 (9.38%) Hudson
7 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
7 6 (9.38%) Ant
8 5 (7.81%) Subversion
9 4 (6.25%) CruiseControl
10 2 (3.13%) IntelliJ
10 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.56%) JSUnit
11 1 (1.56%) DbUnit
11 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.56%) JBehave
11 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (50.00%) Banking
2 27 (42.19%) Investment Banking
3 22 (34.38%) Finance
4 7 (10.94%) Front Office
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (95.31%) Developer
2 51 (79.69%) Java Developer
3 19 (29.69%) Agile Java Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 2 (3.13%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (3.13%) Programmer
6 2 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 2 (3.13%) Java Programmer
6 2 (3.13%) Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Android Developer
7 1 (1.56%) Scala Developer
7 1 (1.56%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (1.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (68.75%) Hibernate
2 27 (42.19%) J2SE
3 22 (34.38%) Spring
4 20 (31.25%) Web Services
5 16 (25.00%) XML
6 10 (15.63%) SOAP
6 10 (15.63%) J2EE
7 8 (12.50%) RESTful
7 8 (12.50%) jQuery
8 7 (10.94%) JSON
8 7 (10.94%) HTML
8 7 (10.94%) REST
9 6 (9.38%) HTML5
9 6 (9.38%) OpenSocial
9 6 (9.38%) XSLT
10 5 (7.81%) JMS
11 4 (6.25%) JAXB
11 4 (6.25%) JDBC
11 4 (6.25%) JSP
11 4 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.81%) Credit Risk
3 5 (7.81%) Market Risk
3 5 (7.81%) Derivative
3 5 (7.81%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (7.81%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.81%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Open Source
6 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.56%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.56%) Equities
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (56.25%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) UNIX
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.94%) TDD
3 37 (57.81%) OO
4 34 (53.13%) Scrum
5 28 (43.75%) Pair Programming
6 26 (40.63%) OOD
7 25 (39.06%) Technical Analysis
7 25 (39.06%) User Stories
8 24 (37.50%) Web Development
8 24 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (34.38%) Unit Testing
10 12 (18.75%) Kanban
11 11 (17.19%) Refactoring
11 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
12 9 (14.06%) Low Latency
13 7 (10.94%) Extreme Programming
13 7 (10.94%) SOA
14 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (9.38%) MVC
15 5 (7.81%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) Java
2 43 (67.19%) JavaScript
3 30 (46.88%) SQL
4 28 (43.75%) Python
5 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.25%) VBA
5 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.56%) R
6 1 (1.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 49 (76.56%) Oracle
2 3 (4.69%) Sybase
3 2 (3.13%) GoldenSource
3 2 (3.13%) Perforce
4 1 (1.56%) EMC
4 1 (1.56%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe