The first table below looks at the demand for TestNG 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 TestNG over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 395 383 367
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs citing TestNG 13 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.98% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 31
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £346 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £800 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3461 3151 2987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.75% 12.98% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2505 2252 2042
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 £305 £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 15 14 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £36.29 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.25 £59.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
TestNG
England

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TestNG across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in London

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TestNG across the London region.

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in London

TestNG
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TestNG across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

TestNG Daily Rate Histogram in London

TestNG
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 TestNG within the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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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 +24 2 £363 -9.37% 1
Westminster - - - -
TestNG
England

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) Maven
3 16 (59.26%) Jenkins
4 14 (51.85%) Selenium
5 12 (44.44%) Spring
6 11 (40.74%) JUnit
6 11 (40.74%) Mockito
7 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
8 9 (33.33%) DbUnit
8 9 (33.33%) GWT
9 8 (29.63%) QA
10 7 (25.93%) TDD
10 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
11 6 (22.22%) BDD
11 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 6 (22.22%) Groovy
11 6 (22.22%) Scrum
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle
12 5 (18.52%) C#
12 5 (18.52%) Guice
12 5 (18.52%) SaaS
13 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
13 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (14.81%) Google
13 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
13 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
13 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
13 4 (14.81%) Hudson

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing TestNG 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 TestNG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Maven
2 16 (59.26%) Jenkins
3 14 (51.85%) Selenium
4 11 (40.74%) JUnit
4 11 (40.74%) Mockito
5 9 (33.33%) DbUnit
6 7 (25.93%) WebDriver
7 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
7 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
7 4 (14.81%) Hudson
7 4 (14.81%) Ant
7 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
8 3 (11.11%) Subversion
8 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
9 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (7.41%) JIRA
9 2 (7.41%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Build Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Release Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Build and Release Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Spring
2 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
3 9 (33.33%) GWT
4 5 (18.52%) Guice
5 4 (14.81%) Apache Camel
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (11.11%) Java EE
7 2 (7.41%) REST
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) LAMP
8 1 (3.70%) Scalatra
8 1 (3.70%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (3.70%) JSF
8 1 (3.70%) HTML
8 1 (3.70%) EJB
8 1 (3.70%) CSS
8 1 (3.70%) JSP
8 1 (3.70%) Servlets
8 1 (3.70%) SOAP
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) TDD
3 6 (22.22%) BDD
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) Groovy
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Salt
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Google
2 4 (14.81%) Atomikos
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
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