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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 78 99 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Contract jobs citing JUnit 29 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.62% 0.11% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 0.92% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -42.95%
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
290 218 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.18% 11.58% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 130 140
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.26% +25.00%
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 - 3 £428 -
Stockport - 3 - - 4
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (53.70%) Maven
4 27 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 25 (46.30%) Git (software)
5 25 (46.30%) Jenkins
6 22 (40.74%) Spring
7 21 (38.89%) TDD
7 21 (38.89%) J2EE
7 21 (38.89%) XML
8 16 (29.63%) Oracle
9 15 (27.78%) REST
10 14 (25.93%) Web Services
10 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
11 12 (22.22%) Automated Testing
12 11 (20.37%) JSON
12 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (20.37%) JSP
12 11 (20.37%) Scrum
13 10 (18.52%) JAXB
13 10 (18.52%) XSLT
13 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
13 10 (18.52%) Selenium
13 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS
14 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 9 (16.67%) Subversion
14 9 (16.67%) GWT
14 9 (16.67%) Android
14 9 (16.67%) Eclipse

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 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (14.81%) JBoss
4 1 (1.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) Liferay
4 1 (1.85%) Mule
4 1 (1.85%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) HTTP
1 8 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (53.70%) Maven
2 25 (46.30%) Git (software)
2 25 (46.30%) Jenkins
3 10 (18.52%) Selenium
4 9 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 9 (16.67%) Subversion
5 5 (9.26%) SonarQube
5 5 (9.26%) Xcode
6 4 (7.41%) JMeter
6 4 (7.41%) Mockito
7 3 (5.56%) Calabash
7 3 (5.56%) Hudson
7 3 (5.56%) Robotium
7 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.70%) Ant
8 2 (3.70%) JIRA
8 2 (3.70%) TestNG
9 1 (1.85%) Gradle
9 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.85%) jMock
General
1 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (75.93%) Developer
2 36 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) J2EE Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Android Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Objective-C Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Android Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 22 (40.74%) Spring
3 21 (38.89%) J2EE
3 21 (38.89%) XML
4 15 (27.78%) REST
5 14 (25.93%) Web Services
6 11 (20.37%) JSON
6 11 (20.37%) JSP
7 10 (18.52%) JAXB
7 10 (18.52%) XSLT
8 9 (16.67%) EJB
8 9 (16.67%) GWT
8 9 (16.67%) VXML
9 7 (12.96%) CSS
9 7 (12.96%) Middleware
9 7 (12.96%) RESTful
9 7 (12.96%) SOAP
10 5 (9.26%) Cocoa
10 5 (9.26%) Dropwizard
10 5 (9.26%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) IVR
3 5 (9.26%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.26%) SCADA
4 4 (7.41%) Biometrics
5 3 (5.56%) Streaming Media
5 3 (5.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.85%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Android
1 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.96%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) TDD
3 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
4 12 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.37%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) MVC
7 8 (14.81%) OOP
8 7 (12.96%) BDD
8 7 (12.96%) Mobile Development
8 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Android Development
9 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
9 6 (11.11%) OO
10 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
12 3 (5.56%) Automation Testing
12 3 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (9.26%) Apple Swift
3 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (1.85%) Clojure
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) Ruby
5 1 (1.85%) Scala
5 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) ISEB
1 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Avaya
2 4 (7.41%) Nortel
3 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.85%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) hybris
4 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft