The table below looks at the statistics for QUnit 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 QUnit 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
QUnit
Rank 228 234 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing QUnit 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.012% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£440 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +17.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QUnit
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%

QUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QUnit across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

QUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing QUnit across the South East region.

QUnit Daily Rate Trend in the South East

QUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QUnit across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

QUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

QUnit
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 QUnit 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 - 2 £375 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
QUnit
England

QUnit
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 QUnit 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 QUnit.

1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
3 22 (75.86%) CSS
4 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (65.52%) jQuery
6 17 (58.62%) JSON
6 17 (58.62%) OO
7 16 (55.17%) Grunt
8 14 (48.28%) Java
9 12 (41.38%) HTML5
9 12 (41.38%) CSS3
9 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
9 12 (41.38%) Jasmine
10 10 (34.48%) Sass
10 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
10 10 (34.48%) Scrum
11 8 (27.59%) RESTful
11 8 (27.59%) Node.js
12 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
12 7 (24.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (24.14%) Dojo
12 7 (24.14%) XML
13 6 (20.69%) Spring
13 6 (20.69%) Backbone.js
13 6 (20.69%) Mocha
13 6 (20.69%) User Experience
14 5 (17.24%) Underscore.js
14 5 (17.24%) Leaflet
14 5 (17.24%) Java EE

QUnit
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 QUnit 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 QUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (27.59%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Grunt
2 12 (41.38%) Jasmine
3 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
4 6 (20.69%) Mocha
5 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
6 4 (13.79%) PhantomJS
7 3 (10.34%) Selenium
7 3 (10.34%) Maven
7 3 (10.34%) Ant
8 2 (6.90%) JUnit
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Programmer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Java Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 22 (75.86%) CSS
3 19 (65.52%) jQuery
4 17 (58.62%) JSON
5 12 (41.38%) HTML5
5 12 (41.38%) CSS3
5 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
6 10 (34.48%) Sass
7 8 (27.59%) RESTful
8 7 (24.14%) Dojo
8 7 (24.14%) XML
9 6 (20.69%) Spring
9 6 (20.69%) Backbone.js
10 5 (17.24%) Underscore.js
10 5 (17.24%) Leaflet
10 5 (17.24%) Java EE
10 5 (17.24%) Google Maps API
10 5 (17.24%) SVG
10 5 (17.24%) JSP
11 4 (13.79%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.79%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) OO
4 10 (34.48%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (17.24%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) SOA
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Google