The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestNG
Rank 236 248 266
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +18
Contract jobs citing TestNG 10 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.16% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 1.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 3
Median daily rate £300 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.46% +7.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TestNG
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
1143 1344 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.77% 14.26% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 806 679
Median daily rate £420 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 32
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £22.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing TestNG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in the South East

TestNG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TestNG across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

TestNG Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

TestNG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +16 6 £300 -
Hampshire - 2 £275 -
Surrey +10 1 £480 +17.79% 3
Berkshire - 1 £420 -
TestNG
England

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) JUnit
3 10 (71.43%) Maven
4 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) J2EE
6 6 (42.86%) Unix
6 6 (42.86%) Spring
6 6 (42.86%) JPA
6 6 (42.86%) Web Development
6 6 (42.86%) SQLite
6 6 (42.86%) Spring MVC
6 6 (42.86%) Jetty
6 6 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (35.71%) Selenium
8 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
8 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
8 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
9 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
9 3 (21.43%) Toad

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 6 (42.86%) Jetty
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (42.86%) SQLite
3 3 (21.43%) HeidiSQL
4 1 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) JUnit
2 10 (71.43%) Maven
3 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
6 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 3 (21.43%) NetBeans
6 3 (21.43%) Robot Framework
6 3 (21.43%) Toad
7 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
8 1 (7.14%) Ant
8 1 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (7.14%) Gradle
8 1 (7.14%) JIRA
8 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
8 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (7.14%) Subversion
8 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 6 (42.86%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
1 6 (42.86%) JPA
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
1 6 (42.86%) Spring MVC
2 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) V-Model
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) T-Plan
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Sonatype
3 1 (7.14%) VMware