The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 203 175 172
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Contract jobs citing JUnit 238 309 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 1.24% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.58% 9.39% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 210 236
Average daily rate
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£450 £469 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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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
3617 3291 2959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.87% 13.16% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2572 2362 2020
Average daily rate £420 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 24
Average hourly rate £45.00 £48.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £24.01 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £59.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 August 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 August 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 59 £545 +10.37% 29
Hounslow +3 1 £500 +11.11%
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
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JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 423 (91.76%) Java
2 259 (56.18%) Spring
3 199 (43.17%) TDD
4 174 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
5 173 (37.53%) Maven
6 160 (34.71%) HTML
7 157 (34.06%) Web Services
8 156 (33.84%) Agile Software Development
9 151 (32.75%) JavaScript
10 150 (32.54%) BDD
11 149 (32.32%) Oracle
12 147 (31.89%) Hibernate
13 142 (30.80%) Scrum
14 139 (30.15%) XML
15 134 (29.07%) SQL
16 130 (28.20%) Linux
17 127 (27.55%) OO
17 127 (27.55%) Selenium
18 126 (27.33%) CSS
19 114 (24.73%) MVC
20 109 (23.64%) Subversion
21 101 (21.91%) J2EE
22 95 (20.61%) Cucumber
23 94 (20.39%) Mockito
24 91 (19.74%) UNIX
24 91 (19.74%) Finance
25 84 (18.22%) Unit Testing
25 84 (18.22%) Git (software)
26 83 (18.00%) TeamCity
27 78 (16.92%) Banking

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 78 (16.92%) Tomcat
2 41 (8.89%) Apache
3 38 (8.24%) WebLogic
4 33 (7.16%) Adobe CQ
5 19 (4.12%) Confluence
6 15 (3.25%) Oracle Coherence
7 12 (2.60%) CMS
8 11 (2.39%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (1.95%) AquaLogic
10 8 (1.74%) Jetty
10 8 (1.74%) MQSeries
11 7 (1.52%) TIBCO EMS
11 7 (1.52%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.30%) Node.js
13 5 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.87%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.65%) Mule
15 3 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) RMDS
2 6 (1.30%) ION MarketView
3 4 (0.87%) Tridion
4 2 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.22%) Global One
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.77%) HTTP
2 16 (3.47%) Internet
3 12 (2.60%) LDAP
4 8 (1.74%) SSL
5 6 (1.30%) DNS
6 5 (1.08%) Bluetooth
6 5 (1.08%) Firewall
6 5 (1.08%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.87%) LAN
7 4 (0.87%) WAN
7 4 (0.87%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.87%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.65%) FTP
8 3 (0.65%) AMQP
9 1 (0.22%) Telnet
9 1 (0.22%) NAS
9 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.22%) Wireless
9 1 (0.22%) DHCP
9 1 (0.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.41%) NoSQL
2 42 (9.11%) MongoDB
2 42 (9.11%) MySQL
3 36 (7.81%) SQL Server
4 33 (7.16%) Relational Database
5 29 (6.29%) Oracle Database
6 19 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (3.47%) Big Data
8 15 (3.25%) Hadoop
9 10 (2.17%) Apache Hive
10 9 (1.95%) CouchDB
10 9 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.74%) KDB
11 8 (1.74%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.74%) HBase
12 7 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 173 (37.53%) Maven
2 127 (27.55%) Selenium
3 109 (23.64%) Subversion
4 95 (20.61%) Cucumber
5 94 (20.39%) Mockito
6 84 (18.22%) Git (software)
7 83 (18.00%) TeamCity
8 78 (16.92%) Hudson
9 77 (16.70%) Jenkins
10 57 (12.36%) Ant
10 57 (12.36%) Eclipse
11 52 (11.28%) WebDriver
12 45 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 44 (9.54%) JBehave
14 43 (9.33%) JIRA
15 33 (7.16%) jMock
16 32 (6.94%) CruiseControl
17 24 (5.21%) EasyMock
18 17 (3.69%) NUnit
19 16 (3.47%) IntelliJ
General
1 91 (19.74%) Finance
2 78 (16.92%) Banking
3 55 (11.93%) Investment Banking
4 39 (8.46%) Front Office
5 15 (3.25%) Publishing
6 11 (2.39%) Games
7 9 (1.95%) Back Office
8 8 (1.74%) Retail
9 6 (1.30%) Legal
9 6 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.30%) Advertising
10 4 (0.87%) Marketing
11 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 322 (69.85%) Developer
2 227 (49.24%) Java Developer
3 46 (9.98%) Senior Developer
4 38 (8.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 32 (6.94%) Architect
6 22 (4.77%) Software Engineer
7 20 (4.34%) Web Developer
8 19 (4.12%) Tester
9 17 (3.69%) Test Engineer
10 15 (3.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (2.17%) Software Developer
12 9 (1.95%) Applications Developer
12 9 (1.95%) Web Applications Developer
12 9 (1.95%) Hybris Developer
13 8 (1.74%) Java Web Developer
13 8 (1.74%) Analyst
13 8 (1.74%) Test Analyst
14 7 (1.52%) Technical Architect
14 7 (1.52%) QA Leader
15 6 (1.30%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (56.18%) Spring
2 160 (34.71%) HTML
3 157 (34.06%) Web Services
4 147 (31.89%) Hibernate
5 139 (30.15%) XML
6 126 (27.33%) CSS
7 101 (21.91%) J2EE
8 75 (16.27%) Java EE
9 72 (15.62%) SOAP
10 71 (15.40%) jQuery
11 70 (15.18%) Spring MVC
12 66 (14.32%) JSP
13 62 (13.45%) JMS
14 58 (12.58%) REST
15 51 (11.06%) RESTful
16 46 (9.98%) HTML5
16 46 (9.98%) Ajax
17 45 (9.76%) JSON
18 44 (9.54%) JDBC
19 39 (8.46%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 39 (8.46%) Open Source
3 25 (5.42%) Fixed Income
4 21 (4.56%) Market Risk
5 14 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.82%) Derivative
6 13 (2.82%) New Media
7 12 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.60%) W3C
8 9 (1.95%) Credit Risk
8 9 (1.95%) Data Conversion
9 8 (1.74%) Semantic Web
10 6 (1.30%) Web 2.0
11 5 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.08%) Arduino
11 5 (1.08%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
13 3 (0.65%) Equities
14 2 (0.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 130 (28.20%) Linux
2 91 (19.74%) UNIX
3 35 (7.59%) Windows
4 13 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.60%) Android
6 6 (1.30%) HPUX
6 6 (1.30%) Solaris
7 5 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (43.17%) TDD
2 174 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
3 156 (33.84%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (32.54%) BDD
5 142 (30.80%) Scrum
6 127 (27.55%) OO
7 114 (24.73%) MVC
8 84 (18.22%) Unit Testing
9 67 (14.53%) SOA
10 58 (12.58%) Test Automation
11 54 (11.71%) UML
12 52 (11.28%) Software Engineering
13 51 (11.06%) Multithreading
14 47 (10.20%) Kanban
15 41 (8.89%) E-Commerce
16 35 (7.59%) Pair Programming
17 25 (5.42%) OOD
18 24 (5.21%) Risk Management
18 24 (5.21%) Low Latency
19 22 (4.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 423 (91.76%) Java
2 151 (32.75%) JavaScript
3 134 (29.07%) SQL
4 44 (9.54%) C#
5 24 (5.21%) Bash Shell
6 23 (4.99%) PL/SQL
7 22 (4.77%) Shell Script
7 22 (4.77%) Groovy
8 17 (3.69%) XPath
9 16 (3.47%) PHP
10 15 (3.25%) Perl
11 14 (3.04%) C++
12 13 (2.82%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.60%) Python
13 12 (2.60%) XQuery
14 11 (2.39%) Ruby
15 9 (1.95%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.95%) VBA
15 9 (1.95%) VB
16 8 (1.74%) Korn
Qualifications
1 40 (8.68%) Degree
2 8 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.08%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.87%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.43%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.22%) PhD
7 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (14.10%) QA
2 6 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.95%) HDFS
2 4 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (2.82%) Puppet
2 12 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.30%) Oozie
5 3 (0.65%) Salt
6 2 (0.43%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.43%) Nagios
6 2 (0.43%) Nessus
6 2 (0.43%) SCOM
7 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.22%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 149 (32.32%) Oracle
2 39 (8.46%) JBoss
3 29 (6.29%) Sybase
4 27 (5.86%) TIBCO
5 24 (5.21%) Microsoft
5 24 (5.21%) Adobe
6 16 (3.47%) ION Trading
7 12 (2.60%) IBM
8 11 (2.39%) Bloomberg
9 10 (2.17%) hybris
10 9 (1.95%) Google
11 8 (1.74%) Zend
12 7 (1.52%) MarketAxess
12 7 (1.52%) Reuters
13 6 (1.30%) HP
13 6 (1.30%) Interwoven
14 5 (1.08%) Fidessa
14 5 (1.08%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.08%) DoubleClick
15 4 (0.87%) Vertica
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