The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit 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 JUnit over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 112 130 125
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing JUnit 25 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.61% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.80% 4.48% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 10
Median daily rate £388 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £305 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £385 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -41.90%
JUnit
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
521 446 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.42% 13.67% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 295 259
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 38 18
Median hourly rate £42.25 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.02 £31.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Bristol +7 6 £350 +16.66% 3
Gloucestershire -2 5 £400 - 2
Dorset - 5 £388 - 2
Devon -4 3 £432 +8.00%
Wiltshire - 3 £325 - 2
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 31 (73.81%) Java
2 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Maven
4 21 (50.00%) HTML
4 21 (50.00%) CSS
5 20 (47.62%) Spring
6 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
6 19 (45.24%) REST
7 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
7 17 (40.48%) TDD
8 16 (38.10%) jQuery
8 16 (38.10%) SOAP
8 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
9 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 15 (35.71%) SQL
10 13 (30.95%) Cucumber
10 13 (30.95%) Sass
11 12 (28.57%) Scrum
12 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
12 11 (26.19%) Mockito
13 10 (23.81%) Ruby
13 10 (23.81%) JSON
14 9 (21.43%) Selenium
14 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
14 9 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (21.43%) MVC
14 9 (21.43%) Linux
14 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
14 9 (21.43%) NoSQL

JUnit
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 6 (14.29%) Mule
1 6 (14.29%) Mule ESB
1 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.90%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) Apache Solr
3 4 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (7.14%) Confluence
5 2 (4.76%) CMS
5 2 (4.76%) JBoss
5 2 (4.76%) Liferay
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.67%) OrientDB
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.76%) Neo4j
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Maven
2 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
3 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
4 13 (30.95%) Cucumber
5 11 (26.19%) Mockito
6 9 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (21.43%) Selenium
7 8 (19.05%) JIRA
8 7 (16.67%) Ant
8 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
9 6 (14.29%) JMeter
10 5 (11.90%) ClearCase
10 5 (11.90%) Subversion
11 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
12 3 (7.14%) Bower
12 3 (7.14%) Capybara
12 3 (7.14%) git-flow
12 3 (7.14%) RSpec
13 2 (4.76%) EasyMock
13 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Military
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 23 (54.76%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) CSS
1 21 (50.00%) HTML
2 20 (47.62%) Spring
3 19 (45.24%) REST
4 16 (38.10%) jQuery
4 16 (38.10%) SOAP
5 13 (30.95%) Sass
6 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
7 10 (23.81%) JSON
8 8 (19.05%) JDBC
8 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
9 6 (14.29%) HTML5
10 5 (11.90%) .NET
10 5 (11.90%) CSS3
10 5 (11.90%) JSP
10 5 (11.90%) XML
11 4 (9.52%) JSF
11 4 (9.52%) XSLT
12 3 (7.14%) Java EE
12 3 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) W3C
2 3 (7.14%) Cloud Native
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.76%) Wiki
4 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) TDD
3 12 (28.57%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.43%) MVC
4 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 8 (19.05%) BDD
5 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (19.05%) Open Source
5 8 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (11.90%) OO
8 5 (11.90%) Web Development
9 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) Microservices
9 4 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (23.81%) Ruby
5 5 (11.90%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) Python
5 5 (11.90%) Scala
5 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.76%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) Groovy
6 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Clojure
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.38%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.38%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Graylog
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) webMethods