The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 184 172 168
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing JUnit 58 57 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.68% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.69% 6.18% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 43
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+82.05% -2.50%
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1019 922 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.38% 11.05% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 490 421
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 50
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 £31.75 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £42.50 £45.00
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 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 11 July 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 11 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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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 18 £360 +20.00% 4
Berkshire -13 16 £375 -11.76% 5
Surrey +10 10 £333 -16.87% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 8 £280 -13.84%
Kent - 4 £363 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 81 (86.17%) Java
2 43 (45.74%) XML
3 41 (43.62%) Spring
4 37 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (36.17%) Selenium
6 31 (32.98%) Subversion
7 30 (31.91%) Eclipse
8 28 (29.79%) Web Services
9 27 (28.72%) JSP
9 27 (28.72%) HTML
9 27 (28.72%) Oracle
9 27 (28.72%) Hibernate
9 27 (28.72%) Unit Testing
10 26 (27.66%) JIRA
11 25 (26.60%) CSS
12 24 (25.53%) Scrum
13 23 (24.47%) SQL
13 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
13 23 (24.47%) E-Commerce
14 22 (23.40%) Tomcat
14 22 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (22.34%) Jenkins
15 21 (22.34%) UNIX
15 21 (22.34%) Linux
16 19 (20.21%) OO
16 19 (20.21%) TDD
17 18 (19.15%) J2EE
17 18 (19.15%) jQuery
18 16 (17.02%) Ajax
19 15 (15.96%) Maven

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 22 (23.40%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.83%) Confluence
3 9 (9.57%) Apache
4 5 (5.32%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.13%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (1.06%) JCAPS
7 1 (1.06%) Liferay
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Mingle
2 1 (1.06%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.13%) Magento
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) HTTP
2 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.19%) SSL
4 1 (1.06%) Modbus
4 1 (1.06%) Profibus
4 1 (1.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) MySQL
1 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (36.17%) Selenium
2 31 (32.98%) Subversion
3 30 (31.91%) Eclipse
4 26 (27.66%) JIRA
5 21 (22.34%) Jenkins
6 15 (15.96%) Maven
7 13 (13.83%) WebDriver
8 9 (9.57%) TestNG
9 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
9 8 (8.51%) Cucumber
10 7 (7.45%) TeamCity
10 7 (7.45%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (7.45%) JMeter
11 5 (5.32%) LoadRunner
11 5 (5.32%) Ant
11 5 (5.32%) Gradle
12 4 (4.26%) Hudson
12 4 (4.26%) SoapUI
12 4 (4.26%) JBehave
12 4 (4.26%) DbUnit
General
1 3 (3.19%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.06%) Electronics
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (62.77%) Developer
2 37 (39.36%) Java Developer
3 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.51%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (8.51%) Analyst
4 8 (8.51%) Test Analyst
4 8 (8.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Lead Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Architect
6 4 (4.26%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Software Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Java Swing Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Consultant
7 3 (3.19%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Tester
7 3 (3.19%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (45.74%) XML
2 41 (43.62%) Spring
3 28 (29.79%) Web Services
4 27 (28.72%) HTML
4 27 (28.72%) JSP
4 27 (28.72%) Hibernate
5 25 (26.60%) CSS
6 18 (19.15%) J2EE
6 18 (19.15%) jQuery
7 16 (17.02%) Ajax
8 15 (15.96%) XSD
9 14 (14.89%) Spring MVC
10 10 (10.64%) J2SE
10 10 (10.64%) JMS
11 9 (9.57%) Servlets
12 8 (8.51%) SOAP
12 8 (8.51%) REST
13 7 (7.45%) Struts
13 7 (7.45%) Middleware
14 6 (6.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.38%) Open Source
3 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.13%) GIS
5 2 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.06%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.34%) UNIX
1 21 (22.34%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.72%) Unit Testing
3 24 (25.53%) Scrum
4 23 (24.47%) E-Commerce
5 22 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (20.21%) OO
6 19 (20.21%) TDD
7 15 (15.96%) MVC
8 13 (13.83%) UML
8 13 (13.83%) SOA
8 13 (13.83%) B2C
8 13 (13.83%) Integration Testing
9 12 (12.77%) OOD
10 11 (11.70%) Validation
10 11 (11.70%) Software Testing
10 11 (11.70%) Test Automation
11 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.57%) Project Management
12 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.51%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 81 (86.17%) Java
2 23 (24.47%) JavaScript
2 23 (24.47%) SQL
3 8 (8.51%) C#
4 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.38%) C++
5 6 (6.38%) Python
5 6 (6.38%) Ruby
6 5 (5.32%) Scala
7 4 (4.26%) HQL
7 4 (4.26%) Perl
7 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.13%) VB
9 2 (2.13%) Groovy
9 2 (2.13%) PHP
9 2 (2.13%) C
10 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.26%) ISEB
3 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) OCPJP
5 2 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.19%) Puppet
3 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Oracle
2 15 (15.96%) hybris
3 7 (7.45%) Sun
4 5 (5.32%) Software AG
4 5 (5.32%) JBoss
4 5 (5.32%) webMethods
5 4 (4.26%) ATG
5 4 (4.26%) HP
6 3 (3.19%) SAP
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.19%) Serena
7 2 (2.13%) Remedy
7 2 (2.13%) Demandware
7 2 (2.13%) BMC
8 1 (1.06%) Google
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent salary + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago