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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 221 245 231
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 22 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.034% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.14% 0.33% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
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£450 £380 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +43.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £360 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £416 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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
1027 914 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.07% 10.46% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 556 499
Average daily rate £363 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 45
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 +9 22 £450 +22.44% 1
Surrey - - - - 1
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (96.15%) Cucumber
2 25 (96.15%) Jenkins
3 22 (84.62%) Puppet
3 22 (84.62%) Maven
3 22 (84.62%) JIRA
3 22 (84.62%) Web Services
4 19 (73.08%) Eclipse
4 19 (73.08%) RESTful
4 19 (73.08%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (69.23%) Apache
5 18 (69.23%) J2EE
6 14 (53.85%) Scrum
6 14 (53.85%) Internet
6 14 (53.85%) SaaS
7 12 (46.15%) Apache Solr
7 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (46.15%) Open Source
7 12 (46.15%) PostGIS
8 10 (38.46%) SOAP
9 8 (30.77%) Vagrant
10 7 (26.92%) VMware
10 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
12 4 (15.38%) TDD
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle Spatial
12 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
12 4 (15.38%) Python
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle
12 4 (15.38%) Java

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (69.23%) Apache
2 12 (46.15%) Apache Solr
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (11.54%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (73.08%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (53.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) Cucumber
1 25 (96.15%) Jenkins
2 22 (84.62%) Maven
2 22 (84.62%) JIRA
3 19 (73.08%) Eclipse
4 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 3 (11.54%) JUnit
5 3 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (11.54%) JMeter
5 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.54%) RSpec
5 3 (11.54%) Hudson
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium
5 3 (11.54%) Subversion
5 3 (11.54%) Zephyr
5 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Architect
2 18 (69.23%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (19.23%) J2EE Solutions Architect
3 5 (19.23%) J2EE Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) Web Services
2 19 (73.08%) RESTful
3 18 (69.23%) J2EE
4 12 (46.15%) PostGIS
5 10 (38.46%) SOAP
6 3 (11.54%) .NET
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.85%) BPEL
7 1 (3.85%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Python
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (84.62%) Puppet
2 8 (30.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) HP
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