The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 South East 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 233 227 241
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 12 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.11% 0.091%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.21% 0.98% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
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£400 £368 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +27.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £355 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £403 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
988 915 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.74% 10.76% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 496 462
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 52
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.50 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
FitNesse
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FitNesse across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

FitNesse Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -4 12 £400 +12.67% 3
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 11 (78.57%) JIRA
2 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (71.43%) Maven
3 10 (71.43%) Puppet
4 9 (64.29%) Web Services
5 8 (57.14%) Apache
5 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
5 8 (57.14%) J2EE
5 8 (57.14%) Scrum
5 8 (57.14%) RESTful
5 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (50.00%) SaaS
6 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) Internet
7 6 (42.86%) Open Source
8 5 (35.71%) Apache Solr
8 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (35.71%) PostGIS
9 4 (28.57%) Selenium
10 3 (21.43%) TDD
10 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
10 3 (21.43%) Oracle
10 3 (21.43%) C#
10 3 (21.43%) Java
10 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
10 3 (21.43%) Vagrant
11 2 (14.29%) Zephyr
11 2 (14.29%) MS Office
11 2 (14.29%) SOAP

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) Apache Solr
3 2 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (78.57%) JIRA
3 10 (71.43%) Maven
4 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
7 2 (14.29%) Zephyr
7 2 (14.29%) RSpec
7 2 (14.29%) JUnit
7 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (14.29%) JMeter
8 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
8 1 (7.14%) Subversion
8 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
8 1 (7.14%) Hudson
8 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 7 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
2 8 (57.14%) RESTful
3 5 (35.71%) PostGIS
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) BPEL
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
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