The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QUnit
Rank 377 398 387
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Contract jobs citing QUnit 24 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.037% 0.091%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.69% 0.29% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 22
Average daily rate
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£450 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £351 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £315
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3454 3110 2991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.65% 12.83% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2498 2239 2039
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.03 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.80 £59.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
QUnit
England

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 July 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 July 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 +25 4 £475 +18.75% 2
QUnit
England

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 35 (85.37%) HTML
1 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 33 (80.49%) TDD
3 30 (73.17%) CSS
4 29 (70.73%) HTML5
5 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (60.98%) Jasmine
7 23 (56.10%) jQuery
7 23 (56.10%) MVC
8 21 (51.22%) AngularJS
9 20 (48.78%) CSS3
10 18 (43.90%) Backbone.js
11 17 (41.46%) OO
11 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
12 15 (36.59%) Mocha
13 14 (34.15%) C#
14 13 (31.71%) JUnit
14 13 (31.71%) Scrum
15 12 (29.27%) BDD
15 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
16 11 (26.83%) .NET
16 11 (26.83%) Web Services
17 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
17 10 (24.39%) REST
18 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
18 9 (21.95%) Groovy
19 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
19 8 (19.51%) JSON
19 8 (19.51%) Java
19 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (17.07%) Node.js
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.32%) CouchDB
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (60.98%) Jasmine
2 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
3 15 (36.59%) Mocha
4 13 (31.71%) JUnit
5 8 (19.51%) Subversion
6 7 (17.07%) NUnit
6 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
6 7 (17.07%) MSTest
7 5 (12.20%) Selenium
7 5 (12.20%) SpecFlow
8 4 (9.76%) Grunt
8 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (9.76%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (7.32%) JSUnit
9 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
9 3 (7.32%) PHPUnit
10 2 (4.88%) PhantomJS
10 2 (4.88%) Firebug
11 1 (2.44%) Ant
11 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) HTML
2 30 (73.17%) CSS
3 29 (70.73%) HTML5
4 23 (56.10%) jQuery
5 21 (51.22%) AngularJS
6 20 (48.78%) CSS3
7 18 (43.90%) Backbone.js
8 11 (26.83%) .NET
8 11 (26.83%) Web Services
9 10 (24.39%) REST
10 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
10 8 (19.51%) JSON
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
11 6 (14.63%) Sass
11 6 (14.63%) Underscore.js
11 6 (14.63%) XML
11 6 (14.63%) Spring
12 5 (12.20%) Spring MVC
12 5 (12.20%) WPF
13 4 (9.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.88%) BBC
4 1 (2.44%) New Media
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) TDD
2 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (56.10%) MVC
4 17 (41.46%) OO
5 13 (31.71%) Scrum
6 12 (29.27%) BDD
6 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
7 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (14.63%) OOP
10 5 (12.20%) Pair Programming
10 5 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (7.32%) SEO
12 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
12 3 (7.32%) Refactoring
13 2 (4.88%) Functional Testing
13 2 (4.88%) Non-Functional Testing
13 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) Groovy
4 8 (19.51%) Java
5 6 (14.63%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.32%) PHP
8 1 (2.44%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) OpenIDM
1 2 (4.88%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) ForgeRock
2 1 (2.44%) Zend
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