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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
North West / Manchester
Rank 67 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Contract jobs citing JUnit 22 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.60% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.78% 3.04% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 4
Median daily rate £331 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% -17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-34.54% +22.22%

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
225 362 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.33% 18.84% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 209 141
Median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 1
Median hourly rate £51.00 £31.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% +12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -2 4 £440 +6.66%
JUnit
North West

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (75.93%) Java
3 35 (64.81%) TDD
3 35 (64.81%) REST
4 33 (61.11%) Git (software)
5 32 (59.26%) Software Engineering
6 29 (53.70%) SQL
7 24 (44.44%) Scrum
7 24 (44.44%) BDD
8 22 (40.74%) Spring
9 21 (38.89%) Web Services
9 21 (38.89%) Linux
9 21 (38.89%) NoSQL
10 19 (35.19%) RESTful
10 19 (35.19%) XML
10 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
11 18 (33.33%) HTTP
11 18 (33.33%) JSON
12 17 (31.48%) Maven
13 16 (29.63%) Hibernate
14 14 (25.93%) SOAP
14 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
15 13 (24.07%) High Availability
15 13 (24.07%) Oracle
16 12 (22.22%) OO
16 12 (22.22%) Node.js
16 12 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
17 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (18.52%) JavaScript

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 4 (7.41%) Confluence
1 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (1.85%) Liferay
3 1 (1.85%) Mule
3 1 (1.85%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) HTTP
2 5 (9.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
3 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.70%) MarkLogic
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
3 17 (31.48%) Maven
4 8 (14.81%) Subversion
5 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
6 6 (11.11%) JIRA
6 6 (11.11%) Selenium
7 5 (9.26%) Jasmine
7 5 (9.26%) JMeter
8 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
8 4 (7.41%) Xcode
9 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
9 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.70%) JBehave
10 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner
10 2 (3.70%) Mercurial
10 2 (3.70%) TestNG
11 1 (1.85%) Ant
11 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 9 (16.67%) Banking
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (68.52%) Developer
2 29 (53.70%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Scala Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Digital Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Developer in Test
6 3 (5.56%) Java Android Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Java Mobile Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) REST
2 22 (40.74%) Spring
3 21 (38.89%) Web Services
4 19 (35.19%) RESTful
4 19 (35.19%) XML
5 18 (33.33%) JSON
6 16 (29.63%) Hibernate
7 14 (25.93%) SOAP
8 12 (22.22%) Node.js
9 10 (18.52%) HTML
9 10 (18.52%) XSLT
10 9 (16.67%) J2EE
11 8 (14.81%) Java EE
12 7 (12.96%) HTML5
12 7 (12.96%) JPA
12 7 (12.96%) Spring Boot
13 6 (11.11%) CSS
14 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
14 5 (9.26%) CSS3
14 5 (9.26%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.85%) Streaming Media
3 1 (1.85%) Telematics
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Android
2 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (64.81%) TDD
3 32 (59.26%) Software Engineering
4 24 (44.44%) BDD
4 24 (44.44%) Scrum
5 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
6 13 (24.07%) High Availability
7 12 (22.22%) OO
7 12 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
10 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 5 (9.26%) Kanban
11 5 (9.26%) Mobile Development
11 5 (9.26%) OOP
11 5 (9.26%) Security Testing
12 4 (7.41%) Android Development
12 4 (7.41%) Automation Testing
12 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) Java
2 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) Scala
5 5 (9.26%) Objective-C
6 4 (7.41%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.70%) Groovy
8 1 (1.85%) Clojure
8 1 (1.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) ISEB
1 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.41%) Perforce
4 3 (5.56%) Twitter
5 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft