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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QUnit
Rank 404 422 402
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs citing QUnit 21 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.032% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.24% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £465 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £493 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +9.37%
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
3602 3363 2886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.71% 13.36% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2670 2406 1944
Average daily rate £415 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £22.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £57.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +22 2 £388 -18.42%
QUnit
England

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 40 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 38 (86.36%) HTML
3 36 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (79.55%) CSS
5 33 (75.00%) TDD
6 32 (72.73%) HTML5
7 28 (63.64%) Jasmine
8 26 (59.09%) MVC
9 25 (56.82%) CSS3
9 25 (56.82%) jQuery
10 24 (54.55%) Backbone.js
11 22 (50.00%) AngularJS
12 19 (43.18%) Git (software)
13 17 (38.64%) OO
14 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
15 14 (31.82%) BDD
15 14 (31.82%) Web Services
16 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (27.27%) Mocha
17 12 (27.27%) C#
18 11 (25.00%) Scrum
18 11 (25.00%) Sass
19 10 (22.73%) Subversion
19 10 (22.73%) Java
19 10 (22.73%) JUnit
20 9 (20.45%) .NET
20 9 (20.45%) OOP
20 9 (20.45%) JSON
20 9 (20.45%) Ajax
21 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 8 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Internet
2 5 (11.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) CouchDB
1 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) RavenDB
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (63.64%) Jasmine
2 19 (43.18%) Git (software)
3 12 (27.27%) Mocha
4 10 (22.73%) JUnit
4 10 (22.73%) Subversion
5 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
5 7 (15.91%) NUnit
5 7 (15.91%) MSTest
6 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (9.09%) Selenium
6 4 (9.09%) Grunt
6 4 (9.09%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (6.82%) SpecFlow
7 3 (6.82%) JSUnit
7 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.82%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.82%) PHPUnit
8 2 (4.55%) Hudson
8 2 (4.55%) Firebug
General
1 3 (6.82%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Front Office
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (22.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.27%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.27%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (2.27%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) HTML
2 35 (79.55%) CSS
3 32 (72.73%) HTML5
4 25 (56.82%) jQuery
4 25 (56.82%) CSS3
5 24 (54.55%) Backbone.js
6 22 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 14 (31.82%) Web Services
8 11 (25.00%) Sass
9 9 (20.45%) .NET
9 9 (20.45%) Ajax
9 9 (20.45%) JSON
10 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 8 (18.18%) REST
11 7 (15.91%) XML
11 7 (15.91%) Underscore.js
12 5 (11.36%) WPF
12 5 (11.36%) Grails
12 5 (11.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) User Experience
3 3 (6.82%) W3C
4 2 (4.55%) BBC
5 1 (2.27%) Open Source
5 1 (2.27%) New Media
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (75.00%) TDD
3 26 (59.09%) MVC
4 17 (38.64%) OO
5 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
6 14 (31.82%) BDD
7 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (25.00%) Scrum
9 9 (20.45%) OOP
10 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (9.09%) SEO
13 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
13 3 (6.82%) SOA
13 3 (6.82%) Web Design
13 3 (6.82%) Pair Programming
13 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
13 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
13 3 (6.82%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) PHP
5 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 5 (11.36%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) Ruby
5 5 (11.36%) Groovy
6 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.09%) Scala
7 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) OpenIDM
1 2 (4.55%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) ForgeRock
2 1 (2.27%) Google
2 1 (2.27%) Zend
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