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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QUnit
Rank 247 235 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing QUnit 17 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.024% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
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
1155 875 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.57% 10.32% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 511 497
Average daily rate £361 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £457 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 62
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £14.25 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £46.50
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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 - 6 - - 2
QUnit
England

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 30 (100.00%) TDD
2 28 (93.33%) HTML
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (66.67%) CSS
5 18 (60.00%) JSON
6 17 (56.67%) OO
6 17 (56.67%) jQuery
7 16 (53.33%) Grunt
8 15 (50.00%) Java
9 12 (40.00%) CSS3
9 12 (40.00%) Jasmine
9 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
9 12 (40.00%) HTML5
10 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 10 (33.33%) RESTful
10 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 10 (33.33%) Sass
10 10 (33.33%) XML
10 10 (33.33%) Dojo
10 10 (33.33%) Scrum
11 8 (26.67%) Node.js
12 7 (23.33%) Spring
13 6 (20.00%) MVC
13 6 (20.00%) User Experience
14 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (16.67%) Underscore.js
14 5 (16.67%) Leaflet
14 5 (16.67%) Java EE
14 5 (16.67%) Google

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (26.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Grunt
2 12 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (13.33%) Ant
5 4 (13.33%) Maven
5 4 (13.33%) Mocha
6 3 (10.00%) Selenium
7 2 (6.67%) JUnit
7 2 (6.67%) PhantomJS
General
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) CSS
3 18 (60.00%) JSON
4 17 (56.67%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) CSS3
5 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (40.00%) HTML5
6 10 (33.33%) RESTful
6 10 (33.33%) Sass
6 10 (33.33%) XML
6 10 (33.33%) Dojo
7 7 (23.33%) Spring
8 5 (16.67%) Underscore.js
8 5 (16.67%) Leaflet
8 5 (16.67%) Java EE
8 5 (16.67%) Google Maps API
8 5 (16.67%) SVG
8 5 (16.67%) JSP
9 4 (13.33%) SOAP
9 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) OO
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (13.33%) SOA
8 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Google