The first table below looks at the demand for JUnit 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 JUnit over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 221 163 178
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +15
Contract jobs citing JUnit 213 312 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 1.29% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.14% 9.98% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 200 228
Average daily rate
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£453 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £348 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £28.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+149.12% -28.75%
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3471 3125 3000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.77% 12.87% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2514 2246 2046
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 30
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.75 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +21.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.77 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.70 £59.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in London

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in London

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in London

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the London region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in London

JUnit
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 JUnit within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +6 61 £550 +10.00% 21
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £215 -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Hounslow - 1 £500 -
Chessington - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 418 (89.51%) Java
2 244 (52.25%) Spring
3 214 (45.82%) TDD
4 170 (36.40%) HTML
5 167 (35.76%) Maven
6 164 (35.12%) Continuous Integration
7 155 (33.19%) Agile Software Development
8 149 (31.91%) JavaScript
8 149 (31.91%) Web Services
9 148 (31.69%) BDD
10 143 (30.62%) XML
11 138 (29.55%) Oracle
12 134 (28.69%) Scrum
12 134 (28.69%) Selenium
13 130 (27.84%) SQL
14 128 (27.41%) OO
15 125 (26.77%) Linux
16 123 (26.34%) CSS
17 122 (26.12%) Hibernate
18 106 (22.70%) Finance
19 100 (21.41%) Subversion
20 99 (21.20%) J2EE
20 99 (21.20%) Cucumber
21 96 (20.56%) MVC
22 91 (19.49%) Mockito
23 87 (18.63%) UNIX
24 84 (17.99%) SOAP
25 82 (17.56%) Hudson
26 81 (17.34%) Jenkins
26 81 (17.34%) Banking

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (11.35%) Tomcat
2 41 (8.78%) WebLogic
3 32 (6.85%) Adobe CQ
4 26 (5.57%) Apache
5 17 (3.64%) Oracle Coherence
6 15 (3.21%) Confluence
7 12 (2.57%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.57%) TIBCO EMS
7 12 (2.57%) CMS
8 11 (2.36%) MQSeries
8 11 (2.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (1.93%) AquaLogic
10 7 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.28%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.07%) Node.js
12 5 (1.07%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.07%) Jetty
13 4 (0.86%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.64%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (1.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.71%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (1.50%) RMDS
2 7 (1.50%) Tridion
3 6 (1.28%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.42%) HTTP
2 15 (3.21%) Internet
3 14 (3.00%) SSL
3 14 (3.00%) LDAP
4 9 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.93%) DNS
4 9 (1.93%) HTTPS
4 9 (1.93%) Firewall
5 7 (1.50%) LAN
5 7 (1.50%) WAN
6 5 (1.07%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.86%) FTP
8 3 (0.64%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.64%) AMQP
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.21%) NAS
9 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.21%) Wireless
9 1 (0.21%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.92%) NoSQL
2 44 (9.42%) SQL Server
3 42 (8.99%) MongoDB
4 36 (7.71%) Relational Database
5 29 (6.21%) Oracle Database
6 23 (4.93%) MySQL
7 21 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (3.21%) KDB
9 13 (2.78%) Big Data
10 12 (2.57%) Hadoop
11 11 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.36%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.93%) DB2
13 8 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (1.50%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (1.07%) HBase
17 4 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 167 (35.76%) Maven
2 134 (28.69%) Selenium
3 100 (21.41%) Subversion
4 99 (21.20%) Cucumber
5 91 (19.49%) Mockito
6 82 (17.56%) Hudson
7 81 (17.34%) Jenkins
7 81 (17.34%) Git (software)
8 68 (14.56%) Ant
9 65 (13.92%) TeamCity
10 64 (13.70%) Eclipse
11 60 (12.85%) WebDriver
12 50 (10.71%) JBehave
13 43 (9.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 43 (9.21%) JIRA
14 29 (6.21%) jMock
15 24 (5.14%) SoapUI
16 23 (4.93%) CruiseControl
17 18 (3.85%) NUnit
18 17 (3.64%) JMeter
General
1 106 (22.70%) Finance
2 81 (17.34%) Banking
3 51 (10.92%) Investment Banking
4 43 (9.21%) Front Office
5 15 (3.21%) Publishing
6 11 (2.36%) Games
6 11 (2.36%) Retail
7 9 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.93%) Back Office
8 7 (1.50%) Advertising
9 5 (1.07%) Marketing
10 4 (0.86%) Legal
11 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 319 (68.31%) Developer
2 227 (48.61%) Java Developer
3 50 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 41 (8.78%) Architect
5 40 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (4.28%) Test Engineer
7 18 (3.85%) Tester
7 18 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 16 (3.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 14 (3.00%) Software Engineer
10 10 (2.14%) Software Developer
11 9 (1.93%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (1.93%) QA Engineer
12 8 (1.71%) Test Analyst
12 8 (1.71%) Analyst
12 8 (1.71%) Java Web Developer
13 7 (1.50%) Test Manager
13 7 (1.50%) Technical Architect
13 7 (1.50%) Consultant
13 7 (1.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (52.25%) Spring
2 170 (36.40%) HTML
3 149 (31.91%) Web Services
4 143 (30.62%) XML
5 123 (26.34%) CSS
6 122 (26.12%) Hibernate
7 99 (21.20%) J2EE
8 84 (17.99%) SOAP
9 78 (16.70%) Java EE
10 73 (15.63%) JMS
11 59 (12.63%) JSP
12 57 (12.21%) Spring MVC
13 53 (11.35%) REST
14 51 (10.92%) jQuery
15 50 (10.71%) JSON
16 49 (10.49%) HTML5
17 47 (10.06%) RESTful
18 45 (9.64%) JPA
19 41 (8.78%) Struts
20 40 (8.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
2 36 (7.71%) Fixed Income
3 35 (7.49%) Open Source
4 16 (3.43%) Market Risk
5 14 (3.00%) W3C
6 13 (2.78%) New Media
7 11 (2.36%) Data Conversion
7 11 (2.36%) Derivative
8 10 (2.14%) Semantic Web
9 9 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.93%) Web 2.0
10 8 (1.71%) Credit Risk
10 8 (1.71%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.50%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.50%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.28%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.07%) Arduino
14 4 (0.86%) iPad
14 4 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
15 3 (0.64%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 125 (26.77%) Linux
2 87 (18.63%) UNIX
3 29 (6.21%) Windows
4 14 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.78%) Android
6 10 (2.14%) Solaris
7 9 (1.93%) HPUX
8 6 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.64%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.43%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) OpenSolaris
11 1 (0.21%) AIX
11 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.21%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (45.82%) TDD
2 164 (35.12%) Continuous Integration
3 155 (33.19%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (31.69%) BDD
5 134 (28.69%) Scrum
6 128 (27.41%) OO
7 96 (20.56%) MVC
8 77 (16.49%) Test Automation
9 70 (14.99%) SOA
10 67 (14.35%) Unit Testing
11 60 (12.85%) UML
12 48 (10.28%) Software Engineering
13 47 (10.06%) Multithreading
14 43 (9.21%) E-Commerce
15 39 (8.35%) Pair Programming
16 38 (8.14%) Kanban
17 22 (4.71%) Analytics
18 21 (4.50%) Low Latency
18 21 (4.50%) OOP
19 20 (4.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 418 (89.51%) Java
2 149 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 130 (27.84%) SQL
4 52 (11.13%) C#
5 32 (6.85%) Groovy
6 25 (5.35%) Bash Shell
7 24 (5.14%) PL/SQL
8 23 (4.93%) Shell Script
9 22 (4.71%) C++
9 22 (4.71%) XPath
10 21 (4.50%) Perl
11 18 (3.85%) Python
12 15 (3.21%) XQuery
13 14 (3.00%) VB
13 14 (3.00%) PHP
14 13 (2.78%) Ruby
15 12 (2.57%) T-SQL
16 11 (2.36%) Objective-C
17 10 (2.14%) SPARQL
18 9 (1.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (9.85%) Degree
2 9 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.86%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.43%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (13.92%) QA
2 5 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.93%) HDFS
2 7 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.43%) vCloud
5 1 (0.21%) KVM
5 1 (0.21%) qmail
5 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.21%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.21%) Snort
5 1 (0.21%) Squid
5 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.57%) Puppet
3 10 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.07%) Capistrano
4 5 (1.07%) Nagios
5 3 (0.64%) Oozie
6 2 (0.43%) SCOM
6 2 (0.43%) Salt
7 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.21%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 138 (29.55%) Oracle
2 41 (8.78%) JBoss
3 40 (8.57%) TIBCO
4 37 (7.92%) Sybase
5 29 (6.21%) Microsoft
6 24 (5.14%) Adobe
7 22 (4.71%) ION Trading
8 16 (3.43%) IBM
9 13 (2.78%) Bloomberg
10 10 (2.14%) Google
11 9 (1.93%) Interwoven
12 7 (1.50%) Reuters
12 7 (1.50%) ATG
12 7 (1.50%) Blue Martini
12 7 (1.50%) MarketAxess
12 7 (1.50%) Elastic Path
13 5 (1.07%) hybris
13 5 (1.07%) Zend
13 5 (1.07%) DoubleClick
13 5 (1.07%) Fidessa
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