The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 49 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 21 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.02% 1.42% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.19% 22.73% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
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£325 £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
JUnit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
104 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.96% 6.23% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 13 21
Average daily rate £335 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £409 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in the North East

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the North East region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -18 19 £325 -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 32 (74.42%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) Jenkins
3 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (60.47%) Automated Testing
4 21 (48.84%) Selenium
4 21 (48.84%) TDD
4 21 (48.84%) Test Automation
4 21 (48.84%) WebDriver
5 20 (46.51%) Cucumber
6 19 (44.19%) RSpec
6 19 (44.19%) Automation Testing
6 19 (44.19%) Web Testing
7 14 (32.56%) JMS
8 13 (30.23%) Scrum
8 13 (30.23%) Scala
9 12 (27.91%) Ruby
10 11 (25.58%) Spring
10 11 (25.58%) C#
11 10 (23.26%) CSS
11 10 (23.26%) HTML
11 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
11 10 (23.26%) QA
12 9 (20.93%) jQuery
12 9 (20.93%) Maven
12 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
12 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.93%) J2EE
13 8 (18.60%) Oracle
13 8 (18.60%) JBoss
13 8 (18.60%) SOA

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (13.95%) Apache
1 6 (13.95%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Intranet
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.95%) DB2
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (62.79%) Jenkins
2 21 (48.84%) Selenium
2 21 (48.84%) WebDriver
3 20 (46.51%) Cucumber
4 19 (44.19%) RSpec
5 9 (20.93%) Maven
6 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
6 8 (18.60%) Hudson
7 6 (13.95%) Subversion
8 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (16.28%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Test Consultant
2 11 (25.58%) Consultant
3 9 (20.93%) Test Automation Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Scala Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) JMS
2 11 (25.58%) Spring
3 10 (23.26%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) jQuery
4 9 (20.93%) J2EE
5 8 (18.60%) JPA
5 8 (18.60%) Apache CXF
6 6 (13.95%) Java EE
6 6 (13.95%) Play Framework
7 4 (9.30%) Sensu
8 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.65%) SOAP
8 2 (4.65%) Web Services
9 1 (2.33%) XML
9 1 (2.33%) JAXB
9 1 (2.33%) Spring Web Flow
9 1 (2.33%) Ajax
9 1 (2.33%) HTML5
9 1 (2.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) GIS
2 4 (9.30%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) UNIX
2 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (60.47%) Automated Testing
2 21 (48.84%) TDD
2 21 (48.84%) Test Automation
3 19 (44.19%) Automation Testing
3 19 (44.19%) Web Testing
4 13 (30.23%) Scrum
5 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
6 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
7 8 (18.60%) SOA
8 6 (13.95%) Software Architecture
9 5 (11.63%) Release Management
9 5 (11.63%) User Stories
10 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (2.33%) MVC
11 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.33%) BDD
11 1 (2.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) Java
2 13 (30.23%) Scala
3 12 (27.91%) Ruby
4 11 (25.58%) C#
5 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) Python
6 6 (13.95%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
1 4 (9.30%) Ganglia
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.30%) collectd
1 4 (9.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
1 8 (18.60%) JBoss