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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestNG
Rank 148 156 136
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing TestNG 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.026% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.23% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £345 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.38% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TestNG
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
489 428 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.32% 11.33% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 254 178
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 25 July 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
Manchester -10 1 £345 - 1
TestNG
England

TestNG
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Apache POI
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) JBehave
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Apache POI
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle