The table below looks at the statistics for QUnit 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 QUnit over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QUnit
Rank 373 371 343
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Contract jobs citing QUnit 22 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.073% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.71% 0.55% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 23
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£450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QUnit
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
3111 2890 2628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.82% 13.23% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2089 1913
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% +5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £68.25 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

QUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

QUnit Jobs Demand Trend in London

QUnit
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

QUnit Daily Rate Trend in London

QUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QUnit across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

QUnit Daily Rate Histogram in London

QUnit
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 QUnit within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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 +17 3 £410 -20.96%
QUnit
England

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing QUnit 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 QUnit.

1 38 (88.37%) JavaScript
1 38 (88.37%) HTML
1 38 (88.37%) CSS
2 33 (76.74%) HTML5
2 33 (76.74%) Jasmine
3 31 (72.09%) AngularJS
4 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (65.12%) CSS3
6 27 (62.79%) MVC
7 24 (55.81%) TDD
7 24 (55.81%) Backbone.js
8 19 (44.19%) jQuery
9 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
9 15 (34.88%) Sass
10 14 (32.56%) BDD
10 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
11 13 (30.23%) PHP
11 13 (30.23%) Sinon.JS
12 12 (27.91%) Karma Test Runner
12 12 (27.91%) Ember.js
12 12 (27.91%) Scala
12 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (25.58%) Mocha
13 11 (25.58%) .NET
13 11 (25.58%) JUnit
13 11 (25.58%) Web Development
14 10 (23.26%) Ajax
14 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
15 9 (20.93%) OO
15 9 (20.93%) Pair Programming

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing QUnit 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 QUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (76.74%) Jasmine
2 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
3 13 (30.23%) Sinon.JS
4 12 (27.91%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (25.58%) Mocha
5 11 (25.58%) JUnit
6 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
7 6 (13.95%) MSTest
7 6 (13.95%) Selenium
7 6 (13.95%) NUnit
8 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
9 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
9 4 (9.30%) Hudson
10 3 (6.98%) Subversion
11 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
11 1 (2.33%) JIRA
11 1 (2.33%) WATIR
11 1 (2.33%) Trac
11 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.33%) Marketing
1 1 (2.33%) Legal
1 1 (2.33%) Advertising
1 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Senior Developer
3 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (9.30%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (9.30%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (88.37%) HTML
1 38 (88.37%) CSS
2 33 (76.74%) HTML5
3 31 (72.09%) AngularJS
4 28 (65.12%) CSS3
5 24 (55.81%) Backbone.js
6 19 (44.19%) jQuery
7 15 (34.88%) Sass
8 12 (27.91%) Ember.js
9 11 (25.58%) .NET
10 10 (23.26%) Ajax
11 9 (20.93%) LESS
11 9 (20.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (16.28%) Grails
12 7 (16.28%) REST
12 7 (16.28%) Mustache
12 7 (16.28%) YUI
12 7 (16.28%) Ext JS
12 7 (16.28%) Smarty
13 6 (13.95%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) User Experience
3 6 (13.95%) W3C
4 5 (11.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) MVC
3 24 (55.81%) TDD
4 14 (32.56%) BDD
4 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
5 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (25.58%) Web Development
7 9 (20.93%) OO
7 9 (20.93%) Pair Programming
8 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
9 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.95%) Scrum
9 6 (13.95%) SEO
9 6 (13.95%) OOP
10 5 (11.63%) SOA
10 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
11 4 (9.30%) Graceful Degradation
11 4 (9.30%) Progressive Enhancement
11 4 (9.30%) Change Control
12 3 (6.98%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) PHP
3 12 (27.91%) Scala
4 8 (18.60%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) Groovy
6 6 (13.95%) Ruby
6 6 (13.95%) Python
7 5 (11.63%) C#
8 3 (6.98%) SQL
8 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe
2 1 (2.33%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) Twitter
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