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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 118 125 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing JUnit 25 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 0.66% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.14% 4.74% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 12
Median daily rate £388 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £430 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
486 464 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.79% 13.87% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 315 238
Median daily rate £400 £399 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Gloucestershire +10 6 £406 - 8
Bristol - 6 £350 - 6
Dorset - 5 £388 - 3
Wiltshire - 3 £320 - 3
Devon -5 2 £432 +4.72% 1
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JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) HTML
4 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
5 19 (45.24%) CSS
5 19 (45.24%) Maven
6 18 (42.86%) Spring
6 18 (42.86%) REST
7 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
8 16 (38.10%) jQuery
9 15 (35.71%) TDD
9 15 (35.71%) SOAP
9 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 15 (35.71%) Cucumber
10 14 (33.33%) SQL
11 12 (28.57%) Mockito
11 12 (28.57%) Sass
12 11 (26.19%) Oracle
12 11 (26.19%) Ruby
12 11 (26.19%) JIRA
13 10 (23.81%) JSON
13 10 (23.81%) Automated Testing
13 10 (23.81%) Test Scripting
13 10 (23.81%) Scrum
13 10 (23.81%) Unix
13 10 (23.81%) Linux
13 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
14 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
14 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement

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 7 (16.67%) Mule
1 7 (16.67%) Mule ESB
2 5 (11.90%) Apache Solr
2 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
3 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) Confluence
5 2 (4.76%) CMS
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (2.38%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 7 (16.67%) OrientDB
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
5 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
6 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (7.14%) MySQL
8 2 (4.76%) Neo4j
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 19 (45.24%) Maven
3 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
4 15 (35.71%) Cucumber
5 12 (28.57%) Mockito
6 11 (26.19%) JIRA
7 9 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (21.43%) Selenium
8 7 (16.67%) Ant
9 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
9 6 (14.29%) JMeter
9 6 (14.29%) Subversion
10 5 (11.90%) ClearCase
11 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
11 4 (9.52%) Capybara
11 4 (9.52%) git-flow
11 4 (9.52%) RSpec
12 3 (7.14%) Bower
12 3 (7.14%) PhantomJS
13 2 (4.76%) EasyMock
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) HTML
2 19 (45.24%) CSS
3 18 (42.86%) REST
3 18 (42.86%) Spring
4 16 (38.10%) jQuery
5 15 (35.71%) SOAP
6 12 (28.57%) Sass
7 10 (23.81%) JSON
8 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
9 6 (14.29%) HTML5
9 6 (14.29%) JDBC
9 6 (14.29%) Spring MVC
10 5 (11.90%) .NET
10 5 (11.90%) CSS3
10 5 (11.90%) Spring Boot
11 4 (9.52%) Dropwizard
11 4 (9.52%) JSF
11 4 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (9.52%) XML
12 3 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.14%) W3C
3 2 (4.76%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Wiki
4 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
1 10 (23.81%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 10 (23.81%) Automated Testing
3 10 (23.81%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.05%) Open Source
5 8 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
6 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Web Development
8 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.90%) Issue Tracking
9 4 (9.52%) ETL
9 4 (9.52%) Migration
9 4 (9.52%) OO
9 4 (9.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) Ruby
5 6 (14.29%) Python
5 6 (14.29%) Scala
6 5 (11.90%) C#
6 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Groovy
7 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) Clojure
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) 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 4 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Graylog
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £370 to £494 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago