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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 179 216 143
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -73
Contract jobs citing JUnit 80 37 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.38% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.58% 3.34% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 24 74
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£370 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £333 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £629 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £41.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+29.94% +7.05%
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
1216 1108 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.08% 11.45% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 652 528
Average daily rate £356 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 51
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £39.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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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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 £385 -6.66% 2
Surrey +2 8 £270 -29.31% 1
Berkshire -3 8 £308 -25.45% 4
Oxfordshire -13 7 £410 +26.15% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £500 +88.67% 2
East Sussex - 4 £350 -
Sussex - 3 - -
Middlesex +6 2 £273 -39.44%
West Sussex - - - - 2
Kent - - - - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 138 (83.64%) Java
2 95 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (53.33%) Spring
4 86 (52.12%) TDD
5 81 (49.09%) Web Services
6 77 (46.67%) Jenkins
7 71 (43.03%) Maven
8 66 (40.00%) Cucumber
9 64 (38.79%) Selenium
10 60 (36.36%) BDD
11 55 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 53 (32.12%) XML
13 51 (30.91%) Linux
13 51 (30.91%) Scrum
14 46 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (26.67%) Tomcat
15 44 (26.67%) JavaScript
15 44 (26.67%) HTML
16 43 (26.06%) Mockito
17 41 (24.85%) RESTful
17 41 (24.85%) Internet
18 39 (23.64%) Subversion
19 38 (23.03%) JSON
20 37 (22.42%) CSS
21 36 (21.82%) SOAP
22 35 (21.21%) MVC
22 35 (21.21%) Web Development
22 35 (21.21%) Git (software)
23 34 (20.61%) Amazon AWS
24 31 (18.79%) Open Source

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 44 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 23 (13.94%) WebLogic
2 23 (13.94%) JBoss
3 22 (13.33%) Apache
4 17 (10.30%) WebSphere
5 13 (7.88%) Confluence
6 8 (4.85%) CMS
6 8 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (4.24%) TeamSite
8 4 (2.42%) Documentum
9 2 (1.21%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.21%) Node.js
10 1 (0.61%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.61%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (10.30%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (10.30%) Amazon S3
3 12 (7.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (7.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (4.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.85%) Internet
2 5 (3.03%) HTTP
2 5 (3.03%) Network Security
3 4 (2.42%) AMQP
4 3 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (1.82%) NGN
5 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.30%) MarkLogic
2 13 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (7.27%) MongoDB
3 12 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.24%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.24%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.03%) Hazelcast
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.42%) Big Data
8 3 (1.82%) MySQL
8 3 (1.82%) DB2
8 3 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 77 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 71 (43.03%) Maven
3 66 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 64 (38.79%) Selenium
5 43 (26.06%) Mockito
6 39 (23.64%) Subversion
7 35 (21.21%) Git (software)
8 31 (18.79%) Eclipse
9 25 (15.15%) JIRA
10 23 (13.94%) Ant
11 14 (8.48%) RSpec
12 12 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (6.06%) JMeter
14 9 (5.45%) SoapUI
15 8 (4.85%) Checkstyle
16 7 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 7 (4.24%) QuickTest Pro
17 6 (3.64%) ClearCase
17 6 (3.64%) WebDriver
18 5 (3.03%) Gerrit
General
1 22 (13.33%) Publishing
2 12 (7.27%) Finance
3 8 (4.85%) Legal
4 4 (2.42%) Marketing
5 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (69.09%) Developer
2 77 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (6.67%) Web Developer
3 11 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 10 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (5.45%) Analyst
5 9 (5.45%) Test Analyst
6 7 (4.24%) Software Engineer
7 6 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (3.03%) Software Developer
9 4 (2.42%) Senior Developer
9 4 (2.42%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (2.42%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (2.42%) webMethods Developer
9 4 (2.42%) AWS Developer
10 3 (1.82%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 3 (1.82%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (53.33%) Spring
2 81 (49.09%) Web Services
3 55 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 53 (32.12%) XML
5 44 (26.67%) HTML
6 41 (24.85%) RESTful
7 38 (23.03%) JSON
8 37 (22.42%) CSS
9 36 (21.82%) SOAP
10 30 (18.18%) Spring MVC
11 26 (15.76%) REST
12 25 (15.15%) Struts
12 25 (15.15%) XSLT
13 24 (14.55%) Ajax
14 23 (13.94%) JPA
15 22 (13.33%) J2EE
16 20 (12.12%) HTML5
17 17 (10.30%) jQuery
18 16 (9.70%) EJB
18 16 (9.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.79%) Open Source
2 6 (3.64%) W3C
3 5 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.42%) Semantic Web
4 4 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.82%) User Experience
6 2 (1.21%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.21%) Wiki
6 2 (1.21%) Blog
7 1 (0.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.91%) Linux
2 7 (4.24%) UNIX
3 5 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (52.12%) TDD
3 60 (36.36%) BDD
4 51 (30.91%) Scrum
5 46 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (21.21%) Web Development
6 35 (21.21%) MVC
7 24 (14.55%) OO
8 22 (13.33%) SOA
8 22 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 19 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (10.91%) Automated Testing
11 17 (10.30%) Kanban
12 14 (8.48%) Unit Testing
13 12 (7.27%) Change Control
13 12 (7.27%) Content Analysis
14 11 (6.67%) Configuration Management
15 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
16 9 (5.45%) UML
16 9 (5.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 138 (83.64%) Java
2 44 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (16.97%) Python
4 19 (11.52%) SQL
5 18 (10.91%) XQuery
6 15 (9.09%) Ruby
7 10 (6.06%) C#
8 5 (3.03%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.82%) PHP
9 3 (1.82%) Groovy
10 1 (0.61%) Scala
10 1 (0.61%) JPQL
10 1 (0.61%) HQL
10 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.45%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) Degree
5 2 (1.21%) ISEB
5 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMP
6 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.73%) QA
2 6 (3.64%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (7.27%) VirtualBox
2 7 (4.24%) Docker
3 3 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (18.18%) Puppet
2 23 (13.94%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.82%) Hyperic
3 3 (1.82%) logstash
3 3 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (12.73%) Oracle
2 13 (7.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.85%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.24%) Apigee
4 7 (4.24%) HP
5 5 (3.03%) Software AG
5 5 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.03%) webMethods
6 3 (1.82%) VMware
6 3 (1.82%) WSO2
7 2 (1.21%) Cisco
7 2 (1.21%) IBM
7 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
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