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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 67 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing JUnit 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.41% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.02% 3.92% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.03% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £412 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £350 £364
% change year-on-year
+7.28% -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
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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
114 102 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.11% 10.52% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 70 48
Average daily rate £362 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +6.47%

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

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 10 (62.50%) Maven
4 9 (56.25%) Apache CXF
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Apache
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 7 (43.75%) Apache Camel
7 6 (37.50%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) SOAP
7 6 (37.50%) Struts
7 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
7 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 6 (37.50%) Struts2
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
9 4 (25.00%) Subversion
9 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (25.00%) SOA
9 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (25.00%) BDD
10 3 (18.75%) REST
10 3 (18.75%) PowerMock
10 3 (18.75%) Hyperic
10 3 (18.75%) logstash
10 3 (18.75%) VMware
10 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
2 10 (62.50%) Maven
3 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) Subversion
5 3 (18.75%) DbUnit
5 3 (18.75%) Mockito
5 3 (18.75%) jMock
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (12.50%) Zephyr
7 1 (6.25%) Hudson
7 1 (6.25%) JMeter
7 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (6.25%) TestNG
7 1 (6.25%) JBehave
7 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) Apache CXF
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) Apache Camel
4 6 (37.50%) SOAP
4 6 (37.50%) Struts
4 6 (37.50%) Struts2
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (18.75%) REST
7 3 (18.75%) PowerMock
7 3 (18.75%) RESTful
7 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) JMS
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) System Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Hyperic
1 3 (18.75%) logstash
1 3 (18.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Cadence