The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Reading region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 60 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing JUnit 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.51% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% 4.67% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £33.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+110.37% -15.62%
Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 107 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.44% 11.00% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 30
Average daily rate £388 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 - £19.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 - £23.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 23 July 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 8 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) HTTP
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (40.00%) SaaS
5 4 (40.00%) CCXML
5 4 (40.00%) JBehave
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) Maven
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) VXML
5 4 (40.00%) JMS
5 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (30.00%) Ant
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) JMeter
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) JBehave
2 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (30.00%) Ant
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) JMeter
3 3 (30.00%) Gradle
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Sinon.JS
3 3 (30.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (30.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) JMS
2 4 (40.00%) VXML
2 4 (40.00%) CCXML
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat