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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 113 67 38
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -29
Contract jobs citing JUnit 2 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 0.26% 2.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.94% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -47.18%
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
180 103 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.93% 13.15% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 75 54
Median daily rate £335 £373 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.06% +12.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.25 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.27 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -1.40%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Tyne and Wear -43 2 £338 +3.84% 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 North East region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Ajax
4 7 (43.75%) Spring MVC
4 7 (43.75%) Selenium
4 7 (43.75%) Scala
4 7 (43.75%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
4 7 (43.75%) SOA
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Ruby
5 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (31.25%) Backbone.js
6 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) J2EE
7 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (25.00%) Web Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (25.00%) Test Automation

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (25.00%) RSpec
3 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (18.75%) Mockito
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (6.25%) JMeter
6 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Scala Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) Ajax
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) HTML5
2 7 (43.75%) Spring MVC
3 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 5 (31.25%) Backbone.js
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (18.75%) Play Framework
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) Django
6 2 (12.50%) Guice
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (6.25%) iBATIS
7 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) SOA
3 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) User Stories
5 4 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) OWASP
7 2 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Scala
3 6 (37.50%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Ruby
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) XPath
5 1 (6.25%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) IBM