The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank - 132 141
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.099% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.68% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FitNesse
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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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
413 441 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.88% 14.57% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 271 278
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.04 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -1.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.77 £33.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in the South West

FitNesse
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

FitNesse Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse 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 West region with a requirement for FitNesse.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) ATG
2 3 (75.00%) ATG Dynamo
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) WATIR

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (75.00%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ATG
2 1 (25.00%) SAP