The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 53 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing JUnit 12 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.01% 0.21% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.62% 1.72% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Average daily rate
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£340 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £390 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
JUnit
Wales

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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
113 58 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.96% 12.16% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 38 42
Average daily rate £325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £19.17 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the South Wales region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Newport - 9 £325 -
Cardiff -2 3 £488 +25.00% 1
Torfaen - - - -
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Wales

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 39 (97.50%) Java
2 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (87.50%) Subversion
3 34 (85.00%) Selenium
4 32 (80.00%) TDD
5 31 (77.50%) BDD
6 28 (70.00%) Security Cleared
7 26 (65.00%) SC Cleared
8 24 (60.00%) Maven
8 24 (60.00%) Ant
9 23 (57.50%) Scrum
10 21 (52.50%) Web Services
11 20 (50.00%) JIRA
11 20 (50.00%) Jenkins
12 19 (47.50%) Automation Testing
12 19 (47.50%) Test Management
12 19 (47.50%) WebDriver
13 18 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
13 18 (45.00%) Open Source
13 18 (45.00%) Spring
14 17 (42.50%) ISEB
14 17 (42.50%) JMeter
14 17 (42.50%) SharePoint
14 17 (42.50%) ISTQB
14 17 (42.50%) Test Scripting
14 17 (42.50%) Load Testing
14 17 (42.50%) Kanban
15 16 (40.00%) TestNG
15 16 (40.00%) TortoiseSVN
15 16 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (42.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (32.50%) FileNet
3 12 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) LiveCycle
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (87.50%) Subversion
2 34 (85.00%) Selenium
3 24 (60.00%) Maven
3 24 (60.00%) Ant
4 20 (50.00%) JIRA
4 20 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 19 (47.50%) WebDriver
6 17 (42.50%) JMeter
7 16 (40.00%) Bugzilla
7 16 (40.00%) TestNG
7 16 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (40.00%) TortoiseSVN
8 8 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 4 (10.00%) Mercurial
11 3 (7.50%) Hudson
12 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
12 2 (5.00%) JBehave
12 2 (5.00%) CruiseControl
12 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Tester
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Automated Test Developer
5 2 (5.00%) J2EE Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) Web Services
2 18 (45.00%) Spring
3 16 (40.00%) Struts
3 16 (40.00%) XML
4 13 (32.50%) .NET
4 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
4 13 (32.50%) Java SE
5 12 (30.00%) MyBatis
5 12 (30.00%) XSLT
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
6 9 (22.50%) SOAP
7 7 (17.50%) REST
8 6 (15.00%) J2EE
9 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 4 (10.00%) Java EE
10 4 (10.00%) JPA
11 3 (7.50%) RESTful
11 3 (7.50%) Spring Web Flow
11 3 (7.50%) JSON
11 3 (7.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Open Source
2 12 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) iSeries
4 2 (5.00%) AS400
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (80.00%) TDD
3 31 (77.50%) BDD
4 23 (57.50%) Scrum
5 19 (47.50%) Automation Testing
5 19 (47.50%) Test Management
6 17 (42.50%) Test Scripting
6 17 (42.50%) Kanban
6 17 (42.50%) Load Testing
7 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
8 10 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (17.50%) SOA
10 6 (15.00%) Project Management
10 6 (15.00%) Workflow
11 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 4 (10.00%) MVC
12 4 (10.00%) UML
12 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (7.50%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) C#
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) Groovy
6 2 (5.00%) XPath
6 2 (5.00%) XQuery
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (65.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (42.50%) ISEB
3 17 (42.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 18 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) IBM
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) ILOG
4 1 (2.50%) Kofax
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk
4 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe