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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
England / South West
Rank 108 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing JUnit 25 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.90% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.54% 5.71% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 15
Median daily rate £393 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £520 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-34.54% +22.22%

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
451 473 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.47% 15.81% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 354 346
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £43.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £31.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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
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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire +7 9 £525 +0.96% 8
Bristol -12 5 £386 +10.35% 5
Dorset +7 4 £363 - 2
Wiltshire +5 4 £330 -30.52% 2
Somerset +8 2 - -
Devon - 1 - -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 43 (93.48%) Java
2 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (56.52%) Spring
4 24 (52.17%) Maven
5 22 (47.83%) TDD
5 22 (47.83%) Hibernate
6 20 (43.48%) Scrum
7 19 (41.30%) SQL
7 19 (41.30%) REST
8 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
8 18 (39.13%) HTML
9 17 (36.96%) CSS
10 16 (34.78%) XML
10 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
11 15 (32.61%) SOAP
12 14 (30.43%) J2EE
13 13 (28.26%) Oracle
13 13 (28.26%) Web Services
13 13 (28.26%) MVC
14 12 (26.09%) Mockito
14 12 (26.09%) Cucumber
14 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
14 12 (26.09%) Docker
15 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
15 11 (23.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
15 11 (23.91%) Apache
15 11 (23.91%) Tomcat
16 10 (21.74%) Linux
16 10 (21.74%) XSLT

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 11 (23.91%) Apache
1 11 (23.91%) Tomcat
2 9 (19.57%) JBoss
3 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
4 5 (10.87%) Confluence
5 4 (8.70%) Mule
5 4 (8.70%) Mule ESB
6 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (6.52%) Liferay
7 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
7 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
7 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.17%) Alfresco
8 1 (2.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
2 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.35%) OrientDB
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (52.17%) Maven
2 12 (26.09%) Cucumber
2 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.09%) Mockito
3 11 (23.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (21.74%) Ant
4 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
5 8 (17.39%) Eclipse
6 7 (15.22%) JIRA
6 7 (15.22%) Selenium
7 6 (13.04%) Subversion
8 5 (10.87%) Bitbucket
8 5 (10.87%) JMeter
9 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.35%) Apache Buildr
10 2 (4.35%) Capybara
10 2 (4.35%) Gradle
10 2 (4.35%) jMock
10 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
10 2 (4.35%) RSpec
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Electronics
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (76.09%) Developer
2 31 (67.39%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft Developer
7 1 (2.17%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) Spring
2 22 (47.83%) Hibernate
3 19 (41.30%) REST
4 18 (39.13%) HTML
5 17 (36.96%) CSS
6 16 (34.78%) XML
7 15 (32.61%) SOAP
8 14 (30.43%) J2EE
9 13 (28.26%) Web Services
10 10 (21.74%) Spring MVC
10 10 (21.74%) XSLT
11 9 (19.57%) JSF
11 9 (19.57%) Sass
12 8 (17.39%) EJB
12 8 (17.39%) jQuery
12 8 (17.39%) JSON
12 8 (17.39%) XSD
13 7 (15.22%) JPA
14 6 (13.04%) JDBC
14 6 (13.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) W3C
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Native
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.17%) RIA
4 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) TDD
3 20 (43.48%) Scrum
4 13 (28.26%) MVC
5 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
6 10 (21.74%) BDD
7 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.22%) Open Source
7 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
7 7 (15.22%) SDLC
8 6 (13.04%) OO
8 6 (13.04%) UML
8 6 (13.04%) Workflow
9 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.70%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) C
4 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Python
5 3 (6.52%) Groovy
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 3 (6.52%) Scala
5 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) Perl
6 2 (4.35%) XPath
7 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.17%) Clojure
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) CloudHub
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) ATG
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) webMethods
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.17%) BEA
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago