The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank - 37 27
Contract jobs citing JUnit 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.17% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £58.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +41.46%
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.39% 7.67% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 6
Average daily rate £450 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

JUnit
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Test Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA