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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 189 207 146
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -61
Contract jobs citing JUnit 74 37 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.43% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.14% 4.15% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 27
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£370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £314 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £487 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Average hourly rate - - £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £33.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+115.15% -4.34%
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
1206 892 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.20% 10.40% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 501 491
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.22 £16.48 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +12 40 £365 -2.66% 1
Berkshire +2 12 £375 -11.76% 3
Surrey +2 11 £280 -22.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £275 - 2
Kent - - - - 4
Oxfordshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 3
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 128 (85.91%) Java
2 84 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (45.64%) Spring
4 64 (42.95%) Maven
5 61 (40.94%) Web Services
6 57 (38.26%) Jenkins
7 54 (36.24%) TDD
7 54 (36.24%) Selenium
8 46 (30.87%) Scrum
8 46 (30.87%) Subversion
9 44 (29.53%) Eclipse
10 42 (28.19%) XML
10 42 (28.19%) Hibernate
11 40 (26.85%) MVC
11 40 (26.85%) BDD
12 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
12 37 (24.83%) Cucumber
13 36 (24.16%) Unit Testing
14 35 (23.49%) Mockito
15 34 (22.82%) CSS
15 34 (22.82%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (22.82%) Security Cleared
16 33 (22.15%) Ajax
17 32 (21.48%) JSP
18 30 (20.13%) HTML
18 30 (20.13%) JSON
19 29 (19.46%) RESTful
20 28 (18.79%) Linux
20 28 (18.79%) Spring MVC
21 26 (17.45%) Python

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 21 (14.09%) Tomcat
2 20 (13.42%) Documentum
3 13 (8.72%) Confluence
4 12 (8.05%) Apache
5 7 (4.70%) CMS
5 7 (4.70%) JBoss
6 6 (4.03%) TeamSite
7 4 (2.68%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.01%) Node.js
9 2 (1.34%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.67%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) MS Office
1 4 (2.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.42%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (8.72%) Amazon S3
2 13 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.41%) Internet
2 5 (3.36%) Network Security
3 3 (2.01%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (2.01%) DAB
3 3 (2.01%) NGN
4 1 (0.67%) LDAP
4 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.41%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.72%) MySQL
3 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.38%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.04%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.37%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.70%) MarkLogic
7 7 (4.70%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.68%) Hazelcast
10 3 (2.01%) DB2
11 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (42.95%) Maven
2 57 (38.26%) Jenkins
3 54 (36.24%) Selenium
4 46 (30.87%) Subversion
5 44 (29.53%) Eclipse
6 37 (24.83%) Cucumber
7 35 (23.49%) Mockito
8 26 (17.45%) JIRA
9 25 (16.78%) Ant
10 21 (14.09%) Git (software)
11 16 (10.74%) JMeter
12 11 (7.38%) RSpec
13 10 (6.71%) SoapUI
13 10 (6.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (6.04%) CruiseControl
15 8 (5.37%) Checkstyle
16 7 (4.70%) IntelliJ
16 7 (4.70%) Zephyr
17 6 (4.03%) ClearCase
17 6 (4.03%) TestNG
General
1 14 (9.40%) Finance
1 14 (9.40%) Marketing
2 11 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.37%) Publishing
4 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.68%) Electronics
5 2 (1.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 107 (71.81%) Developer
2 63 (42.28%) Java Developer
3 12 (8.05%) Analyst
3 12 (8.05%) Test Analyst
4 7 (4.70%) Documentum Developer
5 6 (4.03%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (4.03%) Technical Developer
6 5 (3.36%) Web Developer
6 5 (3.36%) Software Developer
6 5 (3.36%) Tester
6 5 (3.36%) Lead Developer
7 4 (2.68%) C++ Developer
7 4 (2.68%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (2.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (2.68%) Automation Tester
7 4 (2.68%) Hybris Developer
8 3 (2.01%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (2.01%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (2.01%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (1.34%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (45.64%) Spring
2 61 (40.94%) Web Services
3 42 (28.19%) XML
3 42 (28.19%) Hibernate
4 34 (22.82%) CSS
5 33 (22.15%) Ajax
6 32 (21.48%) JSP
7 30 (20.13%) HTML
7 30 (20.13%) JSON
8 29 (19.46%) RESTful
9 28 (18.79%) Spring MVC
10 25 (16.78%) REST
11 20 (13.42%) JPA
11 20 (13.42%) WDK
11 20 (13.42%) J2EE
11 20 (13.42%) SOAP
12 16 (10.74%) XSLT
13 13 (8.72%) jQuery
14 11 (7.38%) JDBC
15 10 (6.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.41%) Open Source
2 9 (6.04%) Taxonomies
3 5 (3.36%) W3C
3 5 (3.36%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.68%) DTV
4 4 (2.68%) GIS
4 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.01%) Semantic Web
5 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.34%) User Experience
7 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.79%) Linux
2 20 (13.42%) UNIX
3 7 (4.70%) Windows
4 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.24%) TDD
3 46 (30.87%) Scrum
4 40 (26.85%) MVC
4 40 (26.85%) BDD
5 36 (24.16%) Unit Testing
6 34 (22.82%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (16.78%) Web Development
8 23 (15.44%) Test Automation
9 21 (14.09%) Information Management
10 19 (12.75%) Kanban
11 15 (10.07%) Waterfall
11 15 (10.07%) Content Management
12 14 (9.40%) OO
13 13 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (8.05%) SOA
14 12 (8.05%) E-Commerce
15 9 (6.04%) Business Analysis
15 9 (6.04%) Software Testing
16 7 (4.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (85.91%) Java
2 37 (24.83%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.45%) Python
4 17 (11.41%) SQL
5 9 (6.04%) C#
5 9 (6.04%) XQuery
5 9 (6.04%) Ruby
6 5 (3.36%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.36%) C++
7 4 (2.68%) Scala
7 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.01%) Groovy
8 3 (2.01%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.01%) Perl
9 2 (1.34%) PHP
9 2 (1.34%) VB
10 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (22.82%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.44%) SC Cleared
3 17 (11.41%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.70%) Sun Certification
5 6 (4.03%) ISEB
6 5 (3.36%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.36%) Degree
6 5 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.67%) PMP
7 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) QA
2 5 (3.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (10.07%) VirtualBox
2 11 (7.38%) Docker
3 3 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (14.77%) Puppet
2 19 (12.75%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.68%) WebInspect
4 3 (2.01%) ZABBIX
4 3 (2.01%) Hyperic
4 3 (2.01%) logstash
5 2 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (12.75%) Oracle
2 13 (8.72%) HP
3 10 (6.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.68%) SAP
4 4 (2.68%) Software AG
4 4 (2.68%) webMethods
4 4 (2.68%) hybris
5 3 (2.01%) VMware
6 1 (0.67%) Cadence
6 1 (0.67%) Google
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.67%) Sun
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