The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 96 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 3 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.40% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 3.40% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£500 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +2.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +149.12%
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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
133 147 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.19% 11.73% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 103 80
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £257 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £416 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Gradle
4 7 (63.64%) JSON
4 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) JIRA
5 6 (54.55%) Subversion
5 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 6 (54.55%) Confluence
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
6 5 (45.45%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) EJB
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 4 (36.36%) Ant
7 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
7 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 4 (36.36%) JMS
7 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
7 4 (36.36%) Internet
7 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Atlassian

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Confluence
2 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
1 4 (36.36%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Gradle
2 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
3 6 (54.55%) Subversion
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) Ant
4 4 (36.36%) Mercurial
4 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (9.09%) Log4j
6 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
6 1 (9.09%) TestNG
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) JSON
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) EJB
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Java EE
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) OSGi
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) XSD
6 2 (18.18%) J2EE
6 2 (18.18%) JSP
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
7 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) OO
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) MapReduce
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) B2C
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
1 4 (36.36%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
1 4 (36.36%) Atlassian
2 2 (18.18%) hybris
2 2 (18.18%) SAP