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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 150 212 157
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -55
Contract jobs citing JUnit 90 23 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.96% 0.28% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.46% 2.57% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 13 22
Average daily rate
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£365 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £298 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £485 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +68.08%
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 895 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.92% 10.75% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 487 433
Average daily rate £375 £346 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% +2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £441 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 59
Average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £34.13 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £44.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +14 44 £385 +28.33% 7
Berkshire +11 18 £375 -9.09% 9
Surrey +3 10 £255 -14.28% 2
Oxfordshire - 7 £410 -
East Sussex - 3 £275 - 1
Middlesex +2 2 £505 -
Buckinghamshire -9 1 - -
Kent - - - - 3
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 3
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 140 (85.89%) Java
2 89 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (52.15%) Spring
4 71 (43.56%) Web Services
5 69 (42.33%) TDD
6 68 (41.72%) Maven
7 66 (40.49%) Jenkins
8 57 (34.97%) Selenium
9 52 (31.90%) Cucumber
10 51 (31.29%) BDD
10 51 (31.29%) Subversion
10 51 (31.29%) Hibernate
11 50 (30.67%) Scrum
12 47 (28.83%) XML
13 44 (26.99%) Mockito
14 43 (26.38%) MVC
15 42 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (25.15%) CSS
16 41 (25.15%) Linux
16 41 (25.15%) Eclipse
17 40 (24.54%) JavaScript
17 40 (24.54%) HTML
18 39 (23.93%) Tomcat
18 39 (23.93%) Web Development
19 38 (23.31%) JSON
20 37 (22.70%) RESTful
21 34 (20.86%) Ajax
21 34 (20.86%) Unit Testing
22 33 (20.25%) Spring MVC
22 33 (20.25%) Security Cleared

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (23.93%) Tomcat
2 20 (12.27%) Documentum
3 18 (11.04%) Apache
4 16 (9.82%) JBoss
5 10 (6.13%) Confluence
6 8 (4.91%) WebLogic
6 8 (4.91%) CMS
6 8 (4.91%) WebSphere
7 7 (4.29%) TeamSite
8 6 (3.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.84%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.23%) Node.js
11 1 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Office
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.72%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (12.27%) Amazon S3
4 6 (3.68%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.56%) Internet
2 5 (3.07%) Network Security
3 3 (1.84%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (1.84%) NGN
3 3 (1.84%) DAB
3 3 (1.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (7.98%) Relational Database
2 12 (7.36%) MySQL
3 10 (6.13%) MarkLogic
4 8 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.91%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.68%) Hazelcast
7 5 (3.07%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.45%) DB2
9 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 68 (41.72%) Maven
2 66 (40.49%) Jenkins
3 57 (34.97%) Selenium
4 52 (31.90%) Cucumber
5 51 (31.29%) Subversion
6 44 (26.99%) Mockito
7 41 (25.15%) Eclipse
8 24 (14.72%) Git (software)
8 24 (14.72%) Ant
9 22 (13.50%) JIRA
10 11 (6.75%) RSpec
11 10 (6.13%) JMeter
11 10 (6.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (5.52%) CruiseControl
13 8 (4.91%) Checkstyle
14 6 (3.68%) ClearCase
14 6 (3.68%) SoapUI
14 6 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (3.07%) Zephyr
15 5 (3.07%) Hudson
General
1 16 (9.82%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Publishing
3 12 (7.36%) Marketing
4 9 (5.52%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.45%) Electronics
5 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.84%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 125 (76.69%) Developer
2 78 (47.85%) Java Developer
3 9 (5.52%) Analyst
3 9 (5.52%) Test Analyst
4 8 (4.91%) Agile Java Developer
5 7 (4.29%) Web Developer
5 7 (4.29%) Documentum Developer
6 6 (3.68%) Technical Developer
7 5 (3.07%) Lead Developer
7 5 (3.07%) Software Developer
8 4 (2.45%) C++ Developer
8 4 (2.45%) Tester
8 4 (2.45%) Hybris Developer
9 3 (1.84%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (1.84%) Automation Tester
9 3 (1.84%) Software Engineer
9 3 (1.84%) webMethods Developer
10 2 (1.23%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (1.23%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (1.23%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (52.15%) Spring
2 71 (43.56%) Web Services
3 51 (31.29%) Hibernate
4 47 (28.83%) XML
5 41 (25.15%) CSS
6 40 (24.54%) HTML
7 38 (23.31%) JSON
8 37 (22.70%) RESTful
9 34 (20.86%) Ajax
10 33 (20.25%) Spring MVC
11 28 (17.18%) REST
12 27 (16.56%) SOAP
13 26 (15.95%) JSP
13 26 (15.95%) JPA
14 20 (12.27%) WDK
14 20 (12.27%) XSLT
15 18 (11.04%) jQuery
15 18 (11.04%) J2EE
16 14 (8.59%) HTML5
17 13 (7.98%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.11%) Open Source
2 9 (5.52%) Taxonomies
3 6 (3.68%) W3C
4 5 (3.07%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.45%) DTV
5 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.45%) Semantic Web
6 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.84%) GIS
7 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.15%) Linux
2 17 (10.43%) UNIX
3 5 (3.07%) Windows
4 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (42.33%) TDD
3 51 (31.29%) BDD
4 50 (30.67%) Scrum
5 43 (26.38%) MVC
6 42 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (23.93%) Web Development
8 34 (20.86%) Unit Testing
9 22 (13.50%) Kanban
10 21 (12.88%) Information Management
11 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
12 18 (11.04%) SOA
12 18 (11.04%) OO
13 16 (9.82%) Content Management
14 14 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (7.98%) Waterfall
16 9 (5.52%) Business Analysis
17 7 (4.29%) Automated Testing
17 7 (4.29%) E-Commerce
17 7 (4.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 140 (85.89%) Java
2 40 (24.54%) JavaScript
3 26 (15.95%) Python
4 12 (7.36%) XQuery
5 11 (6.75%) SQL
6 6 (3.68%) C#
6 6 (3.68%) Ruby
7 4 (2.45%) C++
8 3 (1.84%) Scala
8 3 (1.84%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.84%) Groovy
8 3 (1.84%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.23%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) JPQL
10 1 (0.61%) HQL
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 22 (13.50%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.43%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.68%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.45%) Degree
6 3 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.84%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.84%) ISEB
7 1 (0.61%) PMP
7 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.36%) QA
2 6 (3.68%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (10.43%) VirtualBox
2 12 (7.36%) Docker
3 3 (1.84%) vSphere
3 3 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (14.72%) Puppet
2 19 (11.66%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.84%) Hyperic
3 3 (1.84%) logstash
3 3 (1.84%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.84%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (8.59%) Oracle
2 10 (6.13%) HP
3 8 (4.91%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.07%) webMethods
4 5 (3.07%) Software AG
5 4 (2.45%) SAP
5 4 (2.45%) hybris
6 3 (1.84%) VMware
7 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.23%) WSO2
8 1 (0.61%) Cadence
8 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
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