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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 125 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing JUnit 20 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.87% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.35% 6.56% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 14
Median daily rate £388 £375 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £327 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £440 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -43.66%
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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
460 427 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.13% 13.32% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 296 240
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £30.51 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £43.83 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 24 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 +3 6 £356 +5.55% 4
Dorset 0 5 £388 +29.16% 1
Gloucestershire 0 5 £450 - 6
Wiltshire -3 2 £320 -14.66% 4
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (77.50%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) HTML
3 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
4 22 (55.00%) CSS
4 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (50.00%) SQL
6 18 (45.00%) Spring
7 17 (42.50%) jQuery
7 17 (42.50%) Git (software)
8 16 (40.00%) Maven
9 15 (37.50%) Cucumber
9 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
10 14 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
10 14 (35.00%) TDD
11 13 (32.50%) Ruby
11 13 (32.50%) REST
12 12 (30.00%) Sass
12 12 (30.00%) Open Source
13 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
13 11 (27.50%) Oracle
13 11 (27.50%) Unix
14 10 (25.00%) Linux
14 10 (25.00%) SOAP
14 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
14 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
15 9 (22.50%) Mockito
15 9 (22.50%) JIRA
15 9 (22.50%) Web Development

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 8 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (15.00%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) Mule
2 6 (15.00%) Mule ESB
3 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Solr
4 3 (7.50%) Confluence
5 2 (5.00%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) Liferay
6 1 (2.50%) Sakai
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
2 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 5 (12.50%) OrientDB
6 2 (5.00%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Git (software)
2 16 (40.00%) Maven
3 15 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 9 (22.50%) JIRA
4 9 (22.50%) Mockito
5 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 8 (20.00%) Subversion
6 7 (17.50%) Capybara
6 7 (17.50%) git-flow
6 7 (17.50%) RSpec
7 6 (15.00%) Selenium
8 5 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (7.50%) Ant
9 3 (7.50%) Bower
9 3 (7.50%) ClearCase
9 3 (7.50%) JMeter
9 3 (7.50%) PhantomJS
10 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
10 2 (5.00%) EasyMock
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) HTML Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Portal Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) HTML
2 22 (55.00%) CSS
3 18 (45.00%) Spring
4 17 (42.50%) jQuery
5 13 (32.50%) REST
6 12 (30.00%) Sass
7 10 (25.00%) SOAP
8 8 (20.00%) JSON
9 7 (17.50%) Dropwizard
9 7 (17.50%) J2EE
9 7 (17.50%) JSP
9 7 (17.50%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (17.50%) XSLT
10 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
10 6 (15.00%) HTML5
11 5 (12.50%) .NET
11 5 (12.50%) CSS3
11 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (12.50%) Web Services
11 5 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.50%) VLE
3 2 (5.00%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Unix
2 10 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (35.00%) TDD
3 12 (30.00%) Open Source
4 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Web Development
6 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 8 (20.00%) ETL
6 8 (20.00%) Migration
6 8 (20.00%) Scrum
6 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Web Design
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) Java
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 20 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) Ruby
5 8 (20.00%) Python
5 8 (20.00%) Scala
6 5 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) Groovy
9 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.50%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
1 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Graylog
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Blackboard
2 3 (7.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago