The first table below looks at the demand for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 17 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 Manchester 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 78 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JUnit 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% - 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.34% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate £334 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 - £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -2.50%
Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
131 98 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.30% 9.98% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 50 74
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £27.91 £112.50 £33.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.19% +237.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £61.75 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.75 £166.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Stockport - - - - 3
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) SOAP
3 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) J2EE
4 8 (57.14%) Spring
5 7 (50.00%) REST
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) Struts
7 5 (35.71%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) JMS
7 5 (35.71%) Mockito
7 5 (35.71%) Struts2
7 5 (35.71%) Spring Security
7 5 (35.71%) jQuery
8 4 (28.57%) Endeca
8 4 (28.57%) FatWire
9 3 (21.43%) MVC
9 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
9 3 (21.43%) JSP
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) TDD
9 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
9 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
9 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
10 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
10 2 (14.29%) Ajax

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Mockito
3 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 2 (14.29%) Ant
5 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
1 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) SOAP
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
2 8 (57.14%) Spring
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) Struts
5 5 (35.71%) JMS
5 5 (35.71%) Spring Security
5 5 (35.71%) Struts2
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
6 3 (21.43%) JSP
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) Apache Axis
7 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 2 (14.29%) RESTful
8 1 (7.14%) Grails
8 1 (7.14%) JSF
8 1 (7.14%) HTML
8 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) MVC
1 3 (21.43%) Scrum
1 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) FatWire
1 4 (28.57%) Endeca