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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 31 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing JUnit 26 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.99% 0.50% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.66% 3.70% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 1
Average daily rate
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£493 £423 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.56% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +65.65%
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
94 54 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.04% 13.47% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 32 35
Average daily rate £450 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £423 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £90.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 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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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
Cardiff +9 22 £495 +17.15% 10
Torfaen - 1 - -
Newport - - - -
JUnit
Wales

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (86.49%) Jenkins
2 29 (78.38%) Subversion
3 25 (67.57%) HTML
3 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
4 23 (62.16%) CSS
4 23 (62.16%) REST
5 22 (59.46%) Scala
6 21 (56.76%) HTML5
6 21 (56.76%) CSS3
6 21 (56.76%) Ajax
7 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
8 19 (51.35%) JSON
9 18 (48.65%) jQuery
10 16 (43.24%) HTTP
11 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
11 15 (40.54%) Jasmine
12 14 (37.84%) MongoDB
13 13 (35.14%) Play Framework
13 13 (35.14%) Java
14 12 (32.43%) TDD
14 12 (32.43%) Scrum
14 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
15 11 (29.73%) Maven
16 10 (27.03%) Selenium
16 10 (27.03%) BDD
17 9 (24.32%) Open Source
17 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
17 9 (24.32%) JIRA
17 9 (24.32%) Ant

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) FileNet
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) DVB
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (86.49%) Jenkins
2 29 (78.38%) Subversion
3 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
4 15 (40.54%) Jasmine
5 11 (29.73%) Maven
6 10 (27.03%) Selenium
7 9 (24.32%) JIRA
7 9 (24.32%) Ant
8 8 (21.62%) Bugzilla
8 8 (21.62%) JMeter
8 8 (21.62%) TestNG
8 8 (21.62%) WebDriver
8 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (21.62%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
9 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
9 2 (5.41%) DbUnit
10 1 (2.70%) Hudson
10 1 (2.70%) Spock
10 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) Scala Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) C Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) HTML
2 23 (62.16%) CSS
2 23 (62.16%) REST
3 21 (56.76%) HTML5
3 21 (56.76%) CSS3
3 21 (56.76%) Ajax
4 19 (51.35%) JSON
5 18 (48.65%) jQuery
6 13 (35.14%) Play Framework
7 8 (21.62%) XML
7 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (13.51%) Spring
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.51%) XHTML
8 5 (13.51%) .NET
9 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
10 3 (8.11%) RESTful
11 2 (5.41%) J2EE
11 2 (5.41%) EJB
11 2 (5.41%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Open Source
2 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) TDD
2 12 (32.43%) Scrum
3 10 (27.03%) BDD
4 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
5 8 (21.62%) Load Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Test Management
5 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Kanban
5 8 (21.62%) Automation Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.41%) SOA
8 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Document Management
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 22 (59.46%) Scala
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) SQL
6 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.41%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) ISEB
3 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.41%) Sun Certification
5 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) ILOG
2 1 (2.70%) Splunk
2 1 (2.70%) IBM
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) Kofax
2 1 (2.70%) Perforce
2 1 (2.70%) Business Objects