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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 120 93 113
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing JUnit 22 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.66% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.41% 5.68% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 9
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £405 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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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
407 264 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.20% 11.69% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 166 155
Average daily rate £375 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 48
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £21.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
Gloucestershire - 8 £313 -
Bristol -18 7 £350 - 7
Somerset -9 3 £353 +8.46%
Wiltshire -6 2 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Devon - - - - 2
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 39 (92.86%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (61.90%) Spring
4 23 (54.76%) Scrum
5 22 (52.38%) XML
6 20 (47.62%) SQL
6 20 (47.62%) Hibernate
7 17 (40.48%) Oracle
7 17 (40.48%) Web Services
8 16 (38.10%) JSP
8 16 (38.10%) J2EE
9 15 (35.71%) HTML
9 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
10 13 (30.95%) MVC
10 13 (30.95%) CSS
10 13 (30.95%) Spring MVC
11 10 (23.81%) Subversion
11 10 (23.81%) JBoss
11 10 (23.81%) Apache
12 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
12 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
12 9 (21.43%) jQuery
12 9 (21.43%) Integration Testing
12 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
13 8 (19.05%) JIRA
13 8 (19.05%) JSF
13 8 (19.05%) Ajax
13 8 (19.05%) Project Management
13 8 (19.05%) Eclipse

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.81%) Apache
3 6 (14.29%) Confluence
4 4 (9.52%) Mule
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.38%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MySQL
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Subversion
2 8 (19.05%) Eclipse
2 8 (19.05%) JIRA
3 7 (16.67%) Maven
3 7 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 7 (16.67%) Ant
4 5 (11.90%) WebDriver
4 5 (11.90%) Selenium
5 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.76%) Hudson
7 2 (4.76%) Mockito
7 2 (4.76%) TestNG
7 2 (4.76%) JMeter
8 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.38%) EasyMock
8 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (9.52%) Electronics
1 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 4 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 28 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Lead Developer
4 6 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 6 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Hybris Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Automated Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) Spring
2 22 (52.38%) XML
3 20 (47.62%) Hibernate
4 17 (40.48%) Web Services
5 16 (38.10%) J2EE
5 16 (38.10%) JSP
6 15 (35.71%) HTML
7 13 (30.95%) CSS
7 13 (30.95%) Spring MVC
8 9 (21.43%) jQuery
9 8 (19.05%) JSF
9 8 (19.05%) Ajax
9 8 (19.05%) XSD
10 7 (16.67%) EJB
10 7 (16.67%) JAXB
10 7 (16.67%) JPA
10 7 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
11 6 (14.29%) JAX-RS
11 6 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
12 5 (11.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
2 4 (9.52%) DTV
3 2 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) UNIX
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Scrum
3 13 (30.95%) MVC
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.05%) Project Management
5 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) Kanban
7 6 (14.29%) Data Validation
7 6 (14.29%) SEO
7 6 (14.29%) Workflow
7 6 (14.29%) Validation
7 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 6 (14.29%) B2C
7 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) C
4 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) JBoss
3 6 (14.29%) hybris
4 4 (9.52%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Jaspersoft
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