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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 388 377 361
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing TestNG 14 27 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.87% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 37
Average daily rate
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£450 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £800 £485
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
3394 3117 3001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.62% 12.85% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2453 2244 2055
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 32
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
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% -
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 23 July 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 23 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 +26 3 £375 -6.25% 2
Westminster - - - -
TestNG
England

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (84.85%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) Selenium
3 18 (54.55%) Maven
4 17 (51.52%) JUnit
5 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
6 14 (42.42%) QA
7 13 (39.39%) WebDriver
8 12 (36.36%) Spring
9 10 (30.30%) TDD
9 10 (30.30%) MVC
9 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
9 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
9 10 (30.30%) Mockito
10 9 (27.27%) DbUnit
10 9 (27.27%) GWT
11 8 (24.24%) SoapUI
12 7 (21.21%) BDD
13 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
13 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (18.18%) Groovy
13 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 6 (18.18%) Scrum
13 6 (18.18%) Oracle
13 6 (18.18%) SQL
14 5 (15.15%) C#
14 5 (15.15%) Ant
14 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
14 5 (15.15%) JMeter
14 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing
14 5 (15.15%) Guice

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (12.12%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) ATM
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Selenium
2 18 (54.55%) Maven
3 17 (51.52%) JUnit
4 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
5 13 (39.39%) WebDriver
6 10 (30.30%) Mockito
7 9 (27.27%) DbUnit
8 8 (24.24%) SoapUI
9 5 (15.15%) Hudson
9 5 (15.15%) JMeter
9 5 (15.15%) Ant
10 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
10 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (12.12%) SpecFlow
11 3 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
12 2 (6.06%) FitNesse
12 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Release Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Build and Release Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Build Manager
6 2 (6.06%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Spring
2 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
3 9 (27.27%) GWT
4 5 (15.15%) Guice
5 4 (12.12%) Apache Camel
6 3 (9.09%) Java EE
7 2 (6.06%) Web Services
7 2 (6.06%) LAMP
7 2 (6.06%) J2EE
8 1 (3.03%) EJB
8 1 (3.03%) CSS
8 1 (3.03%) JSP
8 1 (3.03%) Servlets
8 1 (3.03%) HTML
8 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.03%) JSF
8 1 (3.03%) Java SE
8 1 (3.03%) HTML5
8 1 (3.03%) REST
8 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) TDD
1 10 (30.30%) MVC
1 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
2 7 (21.21%) BDD
3 6 (18.18%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.15%) Test Strategy
4 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Kanban
7 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) OO
8 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Groovy
3 5 (15.15%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Google
2 4 (12.12%) Atomikos
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago