The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TestNG
England / North West
Rank 128 156 147
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Contract jobs citing TestNG 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.052% 0.060%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.32% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £275 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
467 622 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 17.66% 16.29% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 378 282
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 42 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.93 £35.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £44.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing TestNG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in the North West

TestNG
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Manchester - 3 £275 - 1
TestNG
England

TestNG
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG 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 West region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Redis
3 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Log4j
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (57.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Log4j
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) BDD
1 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet