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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 392 365 384
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Contract jobs citing TestNG 20 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 0.89% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 33
Average daily rate £350 £404 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.31% -10.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £345 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -19.37%
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
3226 2694 2712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.33% 12.47% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2006 1817
Average daily rate £413 £420 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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City of London -11 5 £350 -
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England

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (81.58%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) JUnit
2 23 (60.53%) Selenium
3 20 (52.63%) WebDriver
4 19 (50.00%) TDD
5 17 (44.74%) BDD
5 17 (44.74%) Maven
6 16 (42.11%) QA
7 14 (36.84%) Test Automation
8 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
8 12 (31.58%) SQL
9 11 (28.95%) Banking
9 11 (28.95%) Spring
9 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
10 10 (26.32%) MVC
10 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
11 9 (23.68%) SoapUI
12 8 (21.05%) Finance
13 7 (18.42%) JMeter
13 7 (18.42%) Scrum
13 7 (18.42%) C#
13 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
13 7 (18.42%) Web Services
13 7 (18.42%) Linux
13 7 (18.42%) Mockito
13 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
13 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
14 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) QlikView
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) HBase
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) JUnit
1 23 (60.53%) Selenium
2 20 (52.63%) WebDriver
3 17 (44.74%) Maven
4 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
4 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 9 (23.68%) SoapUI
6 7 (18.42%) JMeter
6 7 (18.42%) Mockito
7 5 (13.16%) DbUnit
7 5 (13.16%) Build Forge
8 4 (10.53%) FitNesse
8 4 (10.53%) Robotium
8 4 (10.53%) Calabash
8 4 (10.53%) eggPlant
9 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
9 3 (7.89%) Ant
9 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
9 3 (7.89%) Hudson
9 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Banking
2 8 (21.05%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Advertising
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.89%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.63%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
2 11 (28.95%) Spring
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) Ehcache
4 6 (15.79%) SOAP
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
5 5 (13.16%) DHTML
5 5 (13.16%) XML
5 5 (13.16%) Spring MVC
5 5 (13.16%) GWT
6 4 (10.53%) Spring Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
7 3 (7.89%) Guice
8 2 (5.26%) Java EE
8 2 (5.26%) HTML5
8 2 (5.26%) JDBC
8 2 (5.26%) J2EE
9 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.63%) REST
9 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Open Source
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile Banking
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) TDD
2 17 (44.74%) BDD
3 14 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (26.32%) MVC
7 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
8 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.79%) OO
8 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.16%) UML
9 5 (13.16%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
10 4 (10.53%) Data Management
10 4 (10.53%) OOP
11 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby
5 4 (10.53%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) ISEB
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Atomikos
2 3 (7.89%) Cognos
2 3 (7.89%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) Sencha