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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QUnit
Rank 398 378 382
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing QUnit 5 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.075% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.55% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2994 3096 2707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.51% 13.68% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2106 2300 1990
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -20.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.60 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (88.89%) Jasmine
1 24 (88.89%) AngularJS
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) TDD
3 22 (81.48%) HTML
3 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
3 22 (81.48%) CSS
4 20 (74.07%) HTML5
5 19 (70.37%) CSS3
6 18 (66.67%) jQuery
7 17 (62.96%) OO
7 17 (62.96%) Backbone.js
8 16 (59.26%) Ember.js
9 15 (55.56%) React
9 15 (55.56%) Mocha
9 15 (55.56%) Node.js
9 15 (55.56%) User Experience
9 15 (55.56%) Pair Programming
9 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (55.56%) JSON
9 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (51.85%) Web Services
10 14 (51.85%) XML
10 14 (51.85%) webpack
10 14 (51.85%) koa
10 14 (51.85%) Meteor
10 14 (51.85%) bluebird
10 14 (51.85%) Bower
10 14 (51.85%) Grunt

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (55.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Jasmine
2 15 (55.56%) Mocha
3 14 (51.85%) webpack
3 14 (51.85%) Bower
3 14 (51.85%) Grunt
4 7 (25.93%) NUnit
4 7 (25.93%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (25.93%) MSTest
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) Sinon.JS
General
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Web Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) AngularJS
2 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 22 (81.48%) CSS
3 20 (74.07%) HTML5
4 19 (70.37%) CSS3
5 18 (66.67%) jQuery
6 17 (62.96%) Backbone.js
7 16 (59.26%) Ember.js
8 15 (55.56%) React
8 15 (55.56%) JSON
9 14 (51.85%) Web Services
9 14 (51.85%) XML
9 14 (51.85%) koa
9 14 (51.85%) Meteor
9 14 (51.85%) bluebird
10 8 (29.63%) .NET
11 3 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (11.11%) Sass
11 3 (11.11%) LESS
12 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) User Experience
2 12 (44.44%) Social Media
3 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (85.19%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) OO
3 15 (55.56%) Pair Programming
3 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (51.85%) Dependency Management
5 12 (44.44%) Web Development
6 7 (25.93%) MVC
6 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) DevOps
10 2 (7.41%) SOA
10 2 (7.41%) OOP
10 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
11 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
11 1 (3.70%) Refactoring
11 1 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe
1 1 (3.70%) Twitter