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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QUnit
Rank 373 394 364
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Contract jobs citing QUnit 30 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.89% 0.77% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 24
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £369 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £401 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +14.42%
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
3387 2978 2790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.88% 12.51% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2628 2182 2011
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 20
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
(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 +6 6 £423 -13.33%
Clapham - - - -
QUnit
England

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 47 (92.16%) HTML
1 47 (92.16%) JavaScript
2 46 (90.20%) CSS
3 42 (82.35%) HTML5
4 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (72.55%) Jasmine
6 35 (68.63%) AngularJS
6 35 (68.63%) MVC
7 33 (64.71%) TDD
8 32 (62.75%) CSS3
8 32 (62.75%) Backbone.js
9 23 (45.10%) jQuery
10 19 (37.25%) Git (software)
11 18 (35.29%) BDD
12 15 (29.41%) Sass
12 15 (29.41%) Mocha
12 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (29.41%) .NET
12 15 (29.41%) JUnit
13 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
14 13 (25.49%) Sinon.JS
14 13 (25.49%) Node.js
14 13 (25.49%) PHP
14 13 (25.49%) OO
14 13 (25.49%) Ajax
15 12 (23.53%) Java
15 12 (23.53%) Ember.js
15 12 (23.53%) Scala
16 11 (21.57%) Groovy
16 11 (21.57%) Grails

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (25.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (72.55%) Jasmine
2 19 (37.25%) Git (software)
3 15 (29.41%) Mocha
3 15 (29.41%) JUnit
4 13 (25.49%) Sinon.JS
5 11 (21.57%) Karma Test Runner
6 9 (17.65%) NUnit
6 9 (17.65%) Cucumber
7 7 (13.73%) Subversion
8 6 (11.76%) Selenium
8 6 (11.76%) MSTest
9 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
9 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
10 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (7.84%) Hudson
10 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.96%) Trac
11 1 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.96%) Advertising
1 1 (1.96%) Publishing
1 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Senior Developer
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Programmer
9 1 (1.96%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.96%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (92.16%) HTML
2 46 (90.20%) CSS
3 42 (82.35%) HTML5
4 35 (68.63%) AngularJS
5 32 (62.75%) CSS3
5 32 (62.75%) Backbone.js
6 23 (45.10%) jQuery
7 15 (29.41%) Sass
7 15 (29.41%) .NET
8 13 (25.49%) Ajax
9 12 (23.53%) Ember.js
10 11 (21.57%) Grails
11 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
11 10 (19.61%) Web Services
11 10 (19.61%) REST
12 9 (17.65%) LESS
12 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (13.73%) Mustache
13 7 (13.73%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) User Experience
3 6 (11.76%) W3C
4 5 (9.80%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) MVC
3 33 (64.71%) TDD
4 18 (35.29%) BDD
5 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
7 13 (25.49%) OO
8 10 (19.61%) Web Development
8 10 (19.61%) Pair Programming
9 9 (17.65%) SEO
10 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
10 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (13.73%) OOP
11 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.80%) SOA
11 5 (9.80%) Scrum
12 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.84%) Progressive Enhancement
12 4 (7.84%) Change Control
12 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.49%) PHP
3 12 (23.53%) Java
3 12 (23.53%) Scala
4 11 (21.57%) Groovy
5 10 (19.61%) C#
6 6 (11.76%) Python
6 6 (11.76%) Ruby
7 4 (7.84%) SQL
7 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) Twitter
South West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day initally 6 months
Posted: 3 days ago