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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 112 126 111
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing JUnit 32 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.07% 0.71% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.75% 4.80% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 17
Average daily rate £375 £394 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +21.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £58.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +41.46%
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
474 479 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.91% 14.86% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 330 187
Average daily rate £375 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 8
Average hourly rate £41.53 £40.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.19 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol +18 21 £350 -12.50% 6
Gloucestershire +5 8 £520 +30.00% 7
Wiltshire -6 2 £475 +28.81% 1
Dorset - 1 - -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 46 (95.83%) Java
2 37 (77.08%) JavaScript
3 33 (68.75%) SQL
3 33 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (54.17%) Open Source
6 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
6 23 (47.92%) Cucumber
6 23 (47.92%) Unit Testing
7 22 (45.83%) HTML
7 22 (45.83%) Unix
8 21 (43.75%) Linux
9 20 (41.67%) Web Services
9 20 (41.67%) CSS
9 20 (41.67%) TDD
9 20 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (37.50%) Maven
11 17 (35.42%) Apache
11 17 (35.42%) J2EE
11 17 (35.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (35.42%) DV Cleared
12 16 (33.33%) XSLT
12 16 (33.33%) Subversion
13 15 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (31.25%) Hibernate
13 15 (31.25%) C
13 15 (31.25%) MongoDB
14 14 (29.17%) Sass
14 14 (29.17%) Data Migration
14 14 (29.17%) Scala

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 20 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (35.42%) Apache
3 10 (20.83%) JBoss
4 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.25%) Confluence
6 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.08%) Liferay
6 1 (2.08%) Node.js
6 1 (2.08%) Sakai Project
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) HTTP
2 9 (18.75%) LDAP
3 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 15 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 13 (27.08%) NoSQL
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (2.08%) GIS
6 1 (2.08%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.08%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Cucumber
1 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
2 18 (37.50%) Maven
3 16 (33.33%) Subversion
4 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
4 14 (29.17%) Selenium
5 13 (27.08%) Capybara
5 13 (27.08%) git-flow
5 13 (27.08%) RSpec
6 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
7 8 (16.67%) IntelliJ
8 6 (12.50%) Protractor
9 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (10.42%) Mockito
10 4 (8.33%) JIRA
11 3 (6.25%) EasyMock
12 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
13 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
13 1 (2.08%) PhantomJS
13 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Military
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 27 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Ruby Developer
4 9 (18.75%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.08%) Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) HTML
2 20 (41.67%) CSS
2 20 (41.67%) Web Services
3 17 (35.42%) J2EE
4 16 (33.33%) XSLT
5 15 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 14 (29.17%) Sass
6 14 (29.17%) Spring
7 13 (27.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (22.92%) JMS
9 10 (20.83%) XML
10 9 (18.75%) .NET
11 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 8 (16.67%) JPA
12 6 (12.50%) JAX-WS
12 6 (12.50%) jQuery
12 6 (12.50%) JSP
12 6 (12.50%) RESTEasy
12 6 (12.50%) XHTML
12 6 (12.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Visualisation
2 9 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) VLE
4 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Unix
2 21 (43.75%) Linux
3 13 (27.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) Open Source
3 23 (47.92%) Unit Testing
4 20 (41.67%) TDD
5 17 (35.42%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (29.17%) Configuration Management
6 14 (29.17%) Data Migration
6 14 (29.17%) Migration
7 13 (27.08%) ETL
7 13 (27.08%) Integration Testing
7 13 (27.08%) Web Design
7 13 (27.08%) Web Development
8 12 (25.00%) UML
9 10 (20.83%) SOA
10 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 9 (18.75%) System Testing
11 7 (14.58%) BDD
12 6 (12.50%) SDLC
12 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
13 5 (10.42%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) Java
2 37 (77.08%) JavaScript
3 33 (68.75%) SQL
4 15 (31.25%) C
5 14 (29.17%) Ruby
5 14 (29.17%) Scala
6 13 (27.08%) Python
7 10 (20.83%) C++
7 10 (20.83%) PL/SQL
8 9 (18.75%) C#
9 2 (4.17%) PHP
10 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 17 (35.42%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Blackboard
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
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