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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QUnit
Rank 377 387 392
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing QUnit 31 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 0.88% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 12
Average daily rate £540 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £504 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.45% -7.50%
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
3177 3183 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.00% 15.01% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2349 2405 2140
Average daily rate £475 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 4 £450 +9.09%
QUnit
England

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 72 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 71 (98.61%) CSS
3 67 (93.06%) HTML
4 63 (87.50%) AngularJS
5 62 (86.11%) Node.js
6 60 (83.33%) Jasmine
7 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (73.61%) TDD
9 52 (72.22%) Sinon.JS
9 52 (72.22%) HTML5
10 45 (62.50%) Mocha
11 44 (61.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (58.33%) CSS3
13 41 (56.94%) User Experience
14 40 (55.56%) Sass
14 40 (55.56%) BDD
15 38 (52.78%) Protractor
16 37 (51.39%) Git (software)
17 34 (47.22%) MEAN Stack
18 30 (41.67%) ES6
18 30 (41.67%) ECMAScript
19 29 (40.28%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (34.72%) Karma Test Runner
20 25 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (31.94%) Pair Programming
21 23 (31.94%) Continuous Improvement
21 23 (31.94%) ATDD
22 22 (30.56%) SOLID
22 22 (30.56%) Front End Development
23 21 (29.17%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 62 (86.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (8.33%) CouchDB
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.39%) KDB
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 60 (83.33%) Jasmine
2 52 (72.22%) Sinon.JS
3 45 (62.50%) Mocha
4 38 (52.78%) Protractor
5 37 (51.39%) Git (software)
6 25 (34.72%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (15.28%) gulp
8 10 (13.89%) Grunt
9 9 (12.50%) Selenium
10 7 (9.72%) Cucumber
11 6 (8.33%) WebDriver
12 5 (6.94%) NUnit
13 4 (5.56%) SpecFlow
14 3 (4.17%) PhantomJS
14 3 (4.17%) Subversion
15 2 (2.78%) CasperJS
16 1 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
16 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
16 1 (1.39%) JSUnit
16 1 (1.39%) MSTest
General
1 11 (15.28%) Publishing
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (94.44%) Developer
2 44 (61.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 24 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (22.22%) Angular Developer
4 16 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 11 (15.28%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (12.50%) HTML Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Agile Developer
9 5 (6.94%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Agile Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (2.78%) UI Developer
12 1 (1.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 1 (1.39%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (98.61%) CSS
2 67 (93.06%) HTML
3 63 (87.50%) AngularJS
4 52 (72.22%) HTML5
5 44 (61.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 42 (58.33%) CSS3
7 40 (55.56%) Sass
8 34 (47.22%) MEAN Stack
9 21 (29.17%) Ember.js
9 21 (29.17%) jQuery
10 20 (27.78%) REST
11 19 (26.39%) Backbone.js
11 19 (26.39%) Ext JS
11 19 (26.39%) YUI
12 18 (25.00%) RequireJS
13 16 (22.22%) Express
14 13 (18.06%) Spring
15 12 (16.67%) Spring MVC
16 11 (15.28%) LESS
17 9 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (56.94%) User Experience
2 29 (40.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Equities
4 1 (1.39%) Fintech
4 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.39%) IPTV
4 1 (1.39%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) CentOS
1 6 (8.33%) Linux
1 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (81.94%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (73.61%) TDD
3 40 (55.56%) BDD
4 25 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (31.94%) ATDD
5 23 (31.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (31.94%) Pair Programming
6 22 (30.56%) Front End Development
6 22 (30.56%) SOLID
7 21 (29.17%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 19 (26.39%) MVC
9 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
10 10 (13.89%) Scrum
11 9 (12.50%) Web Development
12 6 (8.33%) Dependency Management
12 6 (8.33%) Integration Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Typography
12 6 (8.33%) Vertical Rhythm
13 3 (4.17%) Rapid Prototyping
13 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (41.67%) ECMAScript
2 30 (41.67%) ES6
3 9 (12.50%) Scala
4 6 (8.33%) C#
4 6 (8.33%) PHP
5 5 (6.94%) SQL
6 2 (2.78%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Twitter
2 1 (1.39%) Google
2 1 (1.39%) Sencha
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