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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QUnit
Rank 402 399 426
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Contract jobs citing QUnit 22 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.070% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.47% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 4
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£500 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £388 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £547 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -
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
3657 3582 3335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.44% 14.78% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2640 2558 2387
Average daily rate £438 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 16
Average hourly rate £22.12 £45.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.75 £24.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £190.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +18 8 £425 +9.67% 4
QUnit
England

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 20 (83.33%) AngularJS
4 19 (79.17%) Node.js
5 18 (75.00%) TDD
6 16 (66.67%) Jasmine
6 16 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 14 (58.33%) Sinon.JS
7 14 (58.33%) Backbone.js
8 13 (54.17%) HTML5
8 13 (54.17%) jQuery
8 13 (54.17%) Ember.js
9 12 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (50.00%) BDD
10 11 (45.83%) YUI
10 11 (45.83%) Ext JS
11 10 (41.67%) REST
11 10 (41.67%) Publishing
11 10 (41.67%) HTTP
12 9 (37.50%) MVC
12 9 (37.50%) CSS3
12 9 (37.50%) LESS
12 9 (37.50%) User Experience
13 8 (33.33%) Mocha
14 7 (29.17%) RESTful
15 6 (25.00%) Spring
15 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 19 (79.17%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 16 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 14 (58.33%) Sinon.JS
3 8 (33.33%) Mocha
4 6 (25.00%) Grunt
4 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (25.00%) gulp
5 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
5 5 (20.83%) Selenium
5 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
6 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 4 (16.67%) NUnit
7 2 (8.33%) Bower
7 2 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 10 (41.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Front-End Web Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
2 20 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 14 (58.33%) Backbone.js
4 13 (54.17%) Ember.js
4 13 (54.17%) jQuery
4 13 (54.17%) HTML5
5 12 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (45.83%) YUI
6 11 (45.83%) Ext JS
7 10 (41.67%) REST
8 9 (37.50%) CSS3
8 9 (37.50%) LESS
9 7 (29.17%) RESTful
10 6 (25.00%) Spring
10 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
11 5 (20.83%) Sass
12 4 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (16.67%) Mustache
12 4 (16.67%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) CentOS
1 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) TDD
3 12 (50.00%) BDD
4 9 (37.50%) MVC
5 6 (25.00%) Dependency Management
6 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 3 (12.50%) SOA
9 2 (8.33%) OO
9 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.33%) ATDD
10 1 (4.17%) Graceful Degradation
10 1 (4.17%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Scala
2 4 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Twitter
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