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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 167 200 184
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -16
Contract jobs citing JUnit 76 48 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.55% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.40% 5.25% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 38 33
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£350 £353 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +12.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £300 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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
1027 914 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.07% 10.46% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 556 499
Average daily rate £363 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 45
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 41 £323 -15.13% 9
Berkshire +4 8 £375 -6.25% 1
Surrey -7 8 £400 +28.00% 5
East Sussex - 7 £350 - 2
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £303 -10.70% 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 120 (87.59%) Java
2 85 (62.04%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (46.72%) Spring
4 55 (40.15%) Subversion
5 54 (39.42%) Selenium
6 49 (35.77%) XML
7 48 (35.04%) Eclipse
8 46 (33.58%) Web Services
9 44 (32.12%) Scrum
9 44 (32.12%) Unit Testing
10 42 (30.66%) JSP
11 40 (29.20%) CSS
11 40 (29.20%) Jenkins
12 39 (28.47%) HTML
13 38 (27.74%) JIRA
14 37 (27.01%) Maven
14 37 (27.01%) JavaScript
15 36 (26.28%) TDD
16 35 (25.55%) Ajax
17 34 (24.82%) Hibernate
18 33 (24.09%) Tomcat
19 32 (23.36%) UNIX
20 31 (22.63%) MVC
21 28 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
22 27 (19.71%) E-Commerce
23 26 (18.98%) Cucumber
23 26 (18.98%) BDD
24 25 (18.25%) Spring MVC
24 25 (18.25%) Oracle
25 24 (17.52%) Confluence

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (24.09%) Tomcat
2 24 (17.52%) Confluence
3 15 (10.95%) Apache
4 14 (10.22%) Documentum
5 5 (3.65%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.46%) ATG Dynamo
7 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.73%) Liferay
8 1 (0.73%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.19%) MS Office
1 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) Mingle
3 1 (0.73%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.46%) Magento
2 2 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.73%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (5.11%) Amazon S3
1 7 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.84%) HTTP
2 3 (2.19%) Internet
3 2 (1.46%) DAB
4 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.73%) LDAP
4 1 (0.73%) Modbus
4 1 (0.73%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.79%) MySQL
2 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.03%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.03%) Oracle Database
4 10 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.65%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.46%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.73%) DB2
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (40.15%) Subversion
2 54 (39.42%) Selenium
3 48 (35.04%) Eclipse
4 40 (29.20%) Jenkins
5 38 (27.74%) JIRA
6 37 (27.01%) Maven
7 26 (18.98%) Cucumber
8 20 (14.60%) Ant
9 17 (12.41%) JMeter
10 16 (11.68%) Mockito
11 14 (10.22%) WebDriver
12 12 (8.76%) CruiseControl
12 12 (8.76%) Git (software)
13 8 (5.84%) QuickTest Pro
14 7 (5.11%) TestNG
14 7 (5.11%) LoadRunner
14 7 (5.11%) Hudson
14 7 (5.11%) SoapUI
15 6 (4.38%) Zephyr
15 6 (4.38%) Gradle
General
1 11 (8.03%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.30%) Marketing
3 5 (3.65%) Electronics
3 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.46%) Automotive
5 1 (0.73%) Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.73%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (65.69%) Developer
2 51 (37.23%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.41%) Hybris Developer
4 16 (11.68%) Analyst
4 16 (11.68%) Test Analyst
5 9 (6.57%) Lead Developer
6 8 (5.84%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (5.84%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Automation Analyst
7 6 (4.38%) Architect
7 6 (4.38%) Technical Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Tester
8 5 (3.65%) Software Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) C++ Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Software Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (2.92%) Documentum Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (46.72%) Spring
2 49 (35.77%) XML
3 46 (33.58%) Web Services
4 42 (30.66%) JSP
5 40 (29.20%) CSS
6 39 (28.47%) HTML
7 35 (25.55%) Ajax
8 34 (24.82%) Hibernate
9 25 (18.25%) Spring MVC
10 23 (16.79%) J2EE
11 22 (16.06%) jQuery
12 20 (14.60%) XSD
12 20 (14.60%) JSON
13 17 (12.41%) REST
14 16 (11.68%) SOAP
15 15 (10.95%) RESTful
16 14 (10.22%) WDK
17 13 (9.49%) JMS
18 12 (8.76%) JPA
19 10 (7.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Taxonomies
2 7 (5.11%) Open Source
3 6 (4.38%) GIS
3 6 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.65%) DTV
5 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.92%) User Experience
5 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.73%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.36%) UNIX
2 22 (16.06%) Linux
3 9 (6.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (62.04%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (32.12%) Scrum
2 44 (32.12%) Unit Testing
3 36 (26.28%) TDD
4 31 (22.63%) MVC
5 28 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (19.71%) E-Commerce
7 26 (18.98%) BDD
8 21 (15.33%) OO
9 20 (14.60%) Test Automation
10 19 (13.87%) Integration Testing
11 17 (12.41%) B2C
12 16 (11.68%) Web Development
13 14 (10.22%) Software Testing
13 14 (10.22%) Information Management
14 12 (8.76%) SOA
15 11 (8.03%) Waterfall
16 10 (7.30%) Validation
16 10 (7.30%) UML
16 10 (7.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 120 (87.59%) Java
2 37 (27.01%) JavaScript
3 22 (16.06%) SQL
4 11 (8.03%) Python
5 8 (5.84%) Shell Script
5 8 (5.84%) C++
6 7 (5.11%) Scala
6 7 (5.11%) C#
7 6 (4.38%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.38%) Perl
7 6 (4.38%) Ruby
8 5 (3.65%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.19%) VB
10 2 (1.46%) XQuery
10 2 (1.46%) PHP
10 2 (1.46%) C
10 2 (1.46%) Groovy
11 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.73%) HQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.30%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.57%) Degree
3 9 (6.57%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.57%) ISEB
4 7 (5.11%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.11%) Sun Certification
4 7 (5.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.19%) OCPJP
6 2 (1.46%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Docker
1 6 (4.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Vagrant
2 8 (5.84%) Puppet
3 5 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (2.92%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (18.25%) Oracle
2 19 (13.87%) hybris
3 8 (5.84%) HP
4 7 (5.11%) SAP
4 7 (5.11%) JBoss
5 5 (3.65%) Sun
6 4 (2.92%) ATG
7 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.19%) Serena
8 2 (1.46%) Demandware
8 2 (1.46%) webMethods
8 2 (1.46%) Remedy
8 2 (1.46%) Software AG
8 2 (1.46%) BMC
9 1 (0.73%) Google
9 1 (0.73%) Cadence
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300 p/day
Posted: 6 days ago