The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit 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 JUnit over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 170 192 184
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing JUnit 75 46 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.53% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.37% 5.31% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 32
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£350 £357 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +22.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £300 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
+83.22% -
JUnit
England

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
1018 867 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.94% 10.08% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 541 495
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 48
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.03 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JUnit
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 JUnit within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 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 +16 42 £320 -25.79% 3
Surrey -10 9 £413 +32.00% 1
Berkshire +4 7 £375 -6.25% 6
East Sussex - 7 £350 - 3
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £280 -17.34%
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 122 (91.73%) Java
2 84 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (50.38%) Spring
4 53 (39.85%) Subversion
5 52 (39.10%) Selenium
6 48 (36.09%) Web Services
7 47 (35.34%) XML
8 46 (34.59%) Eclipse
8 46 (34.59%) Scrum
8 46 (34.59%) Unit Testing
9 43 (32.33%) JSP
10 40 (30.08%) CSS
11 39 (29.32%) Maven
12 38 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 38 (28.57%) Jenkins
13 37 (27.82%) HTML
13 37 (27.82%) TDD
13 37 (27.82%) JIRA
14 36 (27.07%) Hibernate
15 35 (26.32%) Ajax
16 33 (24.81%) Tomcat
17 32 (24.06%) UNIX
17 32 (24.06%) MVC
18 29 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (21.80%) Cucumber
18 29 (21.80%) BDD
19 26 (19.55%) Spring MVC
20 25 (18.80%) E-Commerce
21 23 (17.29%) Oracle
21 23 (17.29%) Confluence

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 33 (24.81%) Tomcat
2 23 (17.29%) Confluence
3 16 (12.03%) Apache
3 16 (12.03%) Documentum
4 4 (3.01%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.75%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.75%) Liferay
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.75%) Node.js
6 1 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Office
1 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.50%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.50%) Magento
3 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.75%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.77%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (6.77%) Amazon S3
1 9 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.76%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) HTTP
2 4 (3.01%) Internet
3 3 (2.26%) DAB
4 1 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.54%) MySQL
2 13 (9.77%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.77%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.76%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.50%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.75%) DB2
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (39.85%) Subversion
2 52 (39.10%) Selenium
3 46 (34.59%) Eclipse
4 39 (29.32%) Maven
5 38 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 37 (27.82%) JIRA
7 29 (21.80%) Cucumber
8 20 (15.04%) Ant
9 18 (13.53%) Mockito
10 16 (12.03%) JMeter
11 12 (9.02%) WebDriver
11 12 (9.02%) CruiseControl
12 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
13 8 (6.02%) SoapUI
14 7 (5.26%) Hudson
14 7 (5.26%) TestNG
15 6 (4.51%) Zephyr
15 6 (4.51%) Gradle
15 6 (4.51%) RSpec
15 6 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (8.27%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Marketing
2 10 (7.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.76%) Electronics
3 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Publishing
4 1 (0.75%) Automotive
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 93 (69.92%) Developer
2 54 (40.60%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.78%) Analyst
3 17 (12.78%) Test Analyst
4 16 (12.03%) Hybris Developer
5 9 (6.77%) J2EE Developer
5 9 (6.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Lead Developer
7 6 (4.51%) Automation Analyst
7 6 (4.51%) Technical Developer
7 6 (4.51%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) Architect
8 5 (3.76%) Documentum Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (3.01%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.26%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (50.38%) Spring
2 48 (36.09%) Web Services
3 47 (35.34%) XML
4 43 (32.33%) JSP
5 40 (30.08%) CSS
6 37 (27.82%) HTML
7 36 (27.07%) Hibernate
8 35 (26.32%) Ajax
9 26 (19.55%) Spring MVC
10 22 (16.54%) J2EE
11 21 (15.79%) jQuery
11 21 (15.79%) JSON
12 19 (14.29%) XSD
13 18 (13.53%) REST
14 16 (12.03%) WDK
14 16 (12.03%) SOAP
14 16 (12.03%) RESTful
15 14 (10.53%) JPA
15 14 (10.53%) JMS
16 9 (6.77%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) Taxonomies
1 9 (6.77%) Open Source
2 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.51%) GIS
3 5 (3.76%) DTV
4 4 (3.01%) User Experience
4 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.50%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.06%) UNIX
2 20 (15.04%) Linux
3 8 (6.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (34.59%) Scrum
2 46 (34.59%) Unit Testing
3 37 (27.82%) TDD
4 32 (24.06%) MVC
5 29 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (21.80%) BDD
6 25 (18.80%) E-Commerce
7 20 (15.04%) Web Development
7 20 (15.04%) Test Automation
7 20 (15.04%) OO
8 18 (13.53%) Integration Testing
9 16 (12.03%) B2C
9 16 (12.03%) Information Management
10 15 (11.28%) Software Testing
11 12 (9.02%) SOA
12 10 (7.52%) Kanban
12 10 (7.52%) Test Scripting
12 10 (7.52%) Validation
13 9 (6.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (91.73%) Java
2 38 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.79%) SQL
4 11 (8.27%) Python
5 8 (6.02%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.26%) Scala
7 6 (4.51%) Ruby
7 6 (4.51%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.51%) C#
7 6 (4.51%) Perl
8 5 (3.76%) C++
8 5 (3.76%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.26%) VB
10 2 (1.50%) Groovy
10 2 (1.50%) PHP
10 2 (1.50%) XQuery
11 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.75%) HQL
Qualifications
1 21 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.77%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.27%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.77%) ISEB
4 9 (6.77%) Degree
5 8 (6.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (6.02%) ISTQB
5 8 (6.02%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.26%) OCPJP
7 2 (1.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.26%) VirtualBox
1 7 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Vagrant
2 9 (6.77%) Puppet
3 5 (3.76%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.01%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (17.29%) Oracle
2 18 (13.53%) hybris
3 8 (6.02%) HP
4 6 (4.51%) SAP
4 6 (4.51%) JBoss
5 5 (3.76%) Sun
6 3 (2.26%) ATG
6 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.50%) Demandware
7 2 (1.50%) Software AG
7 2 (1.50%) webMethods
8 1 (0.75%) Remedy
8 1 (0.75%) Cadence
8 1 (0.75%) Serena
8 1 (0.75%) BMC
8 1 (0.75%) Google
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