The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 77 102 90
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing JUnit 31 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.88% 0.51% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.40% 2.70% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 1
Median daily rate £440 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-34.54% -22.53%
JUnit
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
250 370 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.12% 18.72% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 200 149
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £447 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 1
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Manchester region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -1 6 £445 +7.87%
Stockport - 4 £448 - 2
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (79.03%) Java
3 40 (64.52%) TDD
4 36 (58.06%) Git (software)
4 36 (58.06%) REST
5 33 (53.23%) Software Engineering
6 28 (45.16%) SQL
7 26 (41.94%) BDD
8 25 (40.32%) Spring
9 24 (38.71%) XML
9 24 (38.71%) Scrum
10 23 (37.10%) Web Services
10 23 (37.10%) Maven
11 22 (35.48%) JSON
11 22 (35.48%) Jenkins
12 21 (33.87%) NoSQL
12 21 (33.87%) Linux
12 21 (33.87%) HTTP
13 20 (32.26%) RESTful
14 19 (30.65%) Hibernate
15 14 (22.58%) Oracle
16 13 (20.97%) High Availability
17 12 (19.35%) Node.js
17 12 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
17 12 (19.35%) SOAP
17 12 (19.35%) J2EE
17 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
17 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (17.74%) Subversion
18 11 (17.74%) XSLT

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.45%) Confluence
3 2 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (1.61%) Liferay
4 1 (1.61%) Mule
4 1 (1.61%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) HTTP
2 8 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
3 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) MarkLogic
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (58.06%) Git (software)
2 23 (37.10%) Maven
3 22 (35.48%) Jenkins
4 11 (17.74%) Subversion
5 7 (11.29%) Cucumber
6 6 (9.68%) JIRA
6 6 (9.68%) Selenium
7 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
7 5 (8.06%) Jasmine
7 5 (8.06%) JMeter
7 5 (8.06%) TeamCity
8 4 (6.45%) Xcode
9 3 (4.84%) Calabash
9 3 (4.84%) Hudson
9 3 (4.84%) IntelliJ
9 3 (4.84%) Robotium
10 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
10 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
10 2 (3.23%) Mockito
10 2 (3.23%) TestNG
General
1 7 (11.29%) Banking
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Developer
2 34 (54.84%) Java Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Scala Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Android Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Objective-C Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Agile Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Digital Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Java Android Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Java Mobile Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Developer in Test
7 3 (4.84%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (4.84%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (4.84%) Test Automation Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) REST
2 25 (40.32%) Spring
3 24 (38.71%) XML
4 23 (37.10%) Web Services
5 22 (35.48%) JSON
6 20 (32.26%) RESTful
7 19 (30.65%) Hibernate
8 12 (19.35%) J2EE
8 12 (19.35%) Node.js
8 12 (19.35%) SOAP
9 11 (17.74%) XSLT
10 8 (12.90%) HTML
11 7 (11.29%) Java EE
12 6 (9.68%) JSP
13 5 (8.06%) Dropwizard
13 5 (8.06%) HTML5
13 5 (8.06%) JPA
13 5 (8.06%) Spring Boot
13 5 (8.06%) Swagger
13 5 (8.06%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) Streaming Media
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.61%) IVR
4 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.61%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Android
2 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (64.52%) TDD
3 33 (53.23%) Software Engineering
4 26 (41.94%) BDD
5 24 (38.71%) Scrum
6 13 (20.97%) High Availability
7 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
8 10 (16.13%) OO
9 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
10 8 (12.90%) OOP
11 7 (11.29%) Mobile Development
12 6 (9.68%) Android Development
12 6 (9.68%) iOS Development
12 6 (9.68%) Test Automation
13 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
13 5 (8.06%) Kanban
13 5 (8.06%) Security Testing
14 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (79.03%) Java
2 28 (45.16%) SQL
3 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) Scala
4 8 (12.90%) Objective-C
5 4 (6.45%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.23%) Groovy
7 1 (1.61%) Clojure
7 1 (1.61%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) ISEB
1 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.45%) Perforce
4 3 (4.84%) Twitter
5 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.61%) Avaya
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.61%) Nortel