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 June 2015 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 189 196 164
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Contract jobs citing JUnit 64 46 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.52% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.81% 4.36% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 51
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£363 £379 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +5.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £297 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £565 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +82.05%
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
1101 1056 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.08% 11.96% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 578 470
Average daily rate £363 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 58
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £37.20 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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 June 2015.

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 June 2015. 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 +11 21 £400 +4.91% 4
Surrey +6 15 £270 -50.90% 3
Oxfordshire -11 10 £440 +46.66% 7
Berkshire -2 7 £550 +29.41% 6
Buckinghamshire +1 5 £325 +22.64% 1
East Sussex - 4 £350 - 4
Sussex - 2 - -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 134 (86.45%) Java
2 88 (56.77%) Spring
3 84 (54.19%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (53.55%) TDD
5 72 (46.45%) Web Services
6 70 (45.16%) Jenkins
7 65 (41.94%) Maven
8 64 (41.29%) Cucumber
9 63 (40.65%) Selenium
10 60 (38.71%) BDD
11 57 (36.77%) Hibernate
11 57 (36.77%) XML
12 49 (31.61%) JavaScript
13 48 (30.97%) Linux
14 43 (27.74%) Scrum
15 42 (27.10%) SOAP
16 40 (25.81%) Tomcat
17 39 (25.16%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (24.52%) RESTful
18 38 (24.52%) Mockito
19 36 (23.23%) SOA
19 36 (23.23%) HTML
19 36 (23.23%) Subversion
20 35 (22.58%) JSON
21 34 (21.94%) Git (software)
21 34 (21.94%) Internet
22 30 (19.35%) Automated Testing
23 29 (18.71%) SQL
23 29 (18.71%) CSS
23 29 (18.71%) Open Source

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 40 (25.81%) Tomcat
2 27 (17.42%) WebLogic
3 23 (14.84%) Apache
4 22 (14.19%) JBoss
5 18 (11.61%) WebSphere
6 13 (8.39%) Confluence
7 8 (5.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.94%) CMS
9 2 (1.29%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.65%) Jetty
10 1 (0.65%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.65%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Magento
2 2 (1.29%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.55%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (9.68%) Amazon S3
3 11 (7.10%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (5.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (5.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (5.16%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.94%) Internet
2 7 (4.52%) HTTP
3 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.58%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.39%) MarkLogic
2 10 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 9 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.16%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.52%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.87%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.87%) DB2
6 6 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.58%) Big Data
7 4 (2.58%) Hazelcast
8 3 (1.94%) MySQL
9 1 (0.65%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 70 (45.16%) Jenkins
2 65 (41.94%) Maven
3 64 (41.29%) Cucumber
4 63 (40.65%) Selenium
5 38 (24.52%) Mockito
6 36 (23.23%) Subversion
7 34 (21.94%) Git (software)
8 26 (16.77%) Eclipse
9 22 (14.19%) Ant
10 21 (13.55%) JIRA
11 11 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (7.10%) RSpec
12 10 (6.45%) JMeter
13 9 (5.81%) SoapUI
13 9 (5.81%) Gerrit
14 8 (5.16%) Gradle
14 8 (5.16%) WebDriver
15 7 (4.52%) QuickTest Pro
16 6 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (3.87%) Checkstyle
General
1 19 (12.26%) Publishing
2 10 (6.45%) Finance
3 9 (5.81%) Legal
4 4 (2.58%) Retail
5 2 (1.29%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 112 (72.26%) Developer
2 81 (52.26%) Java Developer
3 11 (7.10%) Analyst
3 11 (7.10%) Test Analyst
4 10 (6.45%) Web Developer
5 9 (5.81%) Test Leader
5 9 (5.81%) Software Engineer
5 9 (5.81%) Senior Developer
5 9 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (5.16%) webMethods Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (3.87%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (2.58%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 4 (2.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (1.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (1.94%) J2EE Developer
11 3 (1.94%) Team Leader
11 3 (1.94%) Tester
11 3 (1.94%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (56.77%) Spring
2 72 (46.45%) Web Services
3 57 (36.77%) Hibernate
3 57 (36.77%) XML
4 42 (27.10%) SOAP
5 38 (24.52%) RESTful
6 36 (23.23%) HTML
7 35 (22.58%) JSON
8 29 (18.71%) CSS
9 24 (15.48%) Struts
9 24 (15.48%) Spring MVC
10 22 (14.19%) J2EE
10 22 (14.19%) Ajax
10 22 (14.19%) REST
11 21 (13.55%) JMS
12 19 (12.26%) XSLT
13 18 (11.61%) jQuery
14 17 (10.97%) JPA
14 17 (10.97%) OpenID
14 17 (10.97%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.94%) User Experience
4 2 (1.29%) W3C
4 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.29%) Wiki
4 2 (1.29%) Blog
4 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.97%) Linux
2 6 (3.87%) UNIX
3 5 (3.23%) Windows
4 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (54.19%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (53.55%) TDD
3 60 (38.71%) BDD
4 43 (27.74%) Scrum
5 39 (25.16%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (23.23%) SOA
7 30 (19.35%) Automated Testing
8 29 (18.71%) Open Source
9 28 (18.06%) Web Development
10 26 (16.77%) OO
11 24 (15.48%) MVC
12 16 (10.32%) Test Automation
12 16 (10.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (9.68%) Change Control
13 15 (9.68%) Configuration Management
14 13 (8.39%) E-Commerce
15 12 (7.74%) Software Engineering
15 12 (7.74%) Unit Testing
16 11 (7.10%) UML
16 11 (7.10%) Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 134 (86.45%) Java
2 49 (31.61%) JavaScript
3 29 (18.71%) SQL
4 18 (11.61%) Python
5 14 (9.03%) XQuery
6 12 (7.74%) Ruby
7 10 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.52%) C#
9 6 (3.87%) PHP
10 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.65%) JPQL
11 1 (0.65%) HQL
11 1 (0.65%) XPath
11 1 (0.65%) Scala
11 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (4.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.94%) Degree
4 2 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.29%) ISEB
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.55%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (18.06%) Puppet
2 17 (10.97%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.94%) Ansible
5 2 (1.29%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 27 (17.42%) Oracle
2 10 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.81%) webMethods
3 9 (5.81%) Software AG
4 8 (5.16%) Atlassian
5 7 (4.52%) Apigee
6 6 (3.87%) WSO2
7 4 (2.58%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.94%) IBM
9 2 (1.29%) HP
9 2 (1.29%) Cisco
9 2 (1.29%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
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