The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 63 80 95
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Contract jobs citing JUnit 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.74% 3.25% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £383 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
+83.22% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
73 123 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.94% 11.32% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 80 38
Average daily rate £394 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £42.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Reading

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) JMS
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) JBehave
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) SaaS
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) CCXML
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
4 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) VXML
5 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 3 (33.33%) Ant
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) JMeter
5 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Gradle
5 3 (33.33%) Zephyr
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
1 5 (55.56%) JBehave
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) Ant
3 3 (33.33%) JMeter
3 3 (33.33%) Gradle
3 3 (33.33%) Zephyr
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) JMS
3 4 (44.44%) CCXML
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) VXML
4 2 (22.22%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cadence