The first table below looks at the demand for TestNG 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 TestNG over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 227 231 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing TestNG 23 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.072% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 0
Average daily rate £456 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1108 964 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.44% 11.52% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 526 550
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 62
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £15.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
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TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TestNG across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 TestNG within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 20 £463 -
Surrey -9 6 £413 -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
TestNG
England

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) Hibernate
2 25 (92.59%) Spring
3 24 (88.89%) Maven
3 24 (88.89%) DbUnit
4 23 (85.19%) Jenkins
5 21 (77.78%) Mockito
5 21 (77.78%) MVC
6 18 (66.67%) GWT
6 18 (66.67%) Groovy
6 18 (66.67%) Guice
6 18 (66.67%) Apache Camel
6 18 (66.67%) Atomikos
6 18 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
7 12 (44.44%) Google
8 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
8 7 (25.93%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) JUnit
10 4 (14.81%) J2EE
11 3 (11.11%) SQL
11 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (11.11%) HQL
11 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
12 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
12 2 (7.41%) Gerrit
12 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
12 2 (7.41%) REST
12 2 (7.41%) Selenium
12 2 (7.41%) SSH

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing TestNG 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 TestNG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SSH
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Maven
1 24 (88.89%) DbUnit
2 23 (85.19%) Jenkins
3 21 (77.78%) Mockito
4 5 (18.52%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.41%) Gerrit
5 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) JMeter
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
1 25 (92.59%) Java Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) Hibernate
1 25 (92.59%) Spring
2 18 (66.67%) GWT
2 18 (66.67%) Guice
2 18 (66.67%) Apache Camel
3 4 (14.81%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) JSON
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 2 (7.41%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) XSD
4 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) Groovy
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) HQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Atomikos
2 12 (44.44%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss