The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank - 267 248
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.010% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.083% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.06% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FitNesse
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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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1243 1200 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.87% 12.02% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 712 637
Average daily rate £400 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 34 26
Average hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.70 £27.90 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in the South East

FitNesse
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

FitNesse Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) WatiN
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) NCrunch
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) NCrunch
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) WatiN
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Test Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft