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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 108 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing JUnit 31 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.91% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.06% 6.34% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 5
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +82.05%
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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
439 426 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.52% 14.40% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 278 116
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 11
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.22% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.77 £33.70 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +0.40%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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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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
Devon - 12 £400 - 5
Gloucestershire -3 7 £375 - 1
Bristol -3 5 £325 -7.14% 10
Wiltshire -9 3 £375 - 1
Somerset +13 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £300 -
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 58 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (74.14%) Spring
3 35 (60.34%) Web Services
4 32 (55.17%) Hibernate
5 30 (51.72%) TDD
6 27 (46.55%) XML
7 25 (43.10%) REST
8 24 (41.38%) JPA
9 23 (39.66%) Maven
10 22 (37.93%) Spring MVC
10 22 (37.93%) MVC
11 18 (31.03%) SOAP
11 18 (31.03%) BDD
12 16 (27.59%) HTML
13 15 (25.86%) CSS
13 15 (25.86%) SQL
13 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (22.41%) J2EE
15 12 (20.69%) JSP
16 11 (18.97%) Finance
16 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
16 11 (18.97%) Mule
17 10 (17.24%) TestNG
17 10 (17.24%) JSF
18 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
18 9 (15.52%) Oracle
18 9 (15.52%) JDBC
18 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
18 9 (15.52%) JSON
18 9 (15.52%) JAX-RS

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 11 (18.97%) Mule
2 7 (12.07%) Mule ESB
3 5 (8.62%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
1 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Maven
2 10 (17.24%) TestNG
3 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.62%) Selenium
5 4 (6.90%) Mockito
6 3 (5.17%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.45%) Subversion
7 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.45%) JIRA
7 2 (3.45%) Ant
8 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.72%) JMeter
8 1 (1.72%) JBehave
8 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.72%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (1.72%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.72%) Liquibase
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (84.48%) Developer
2 45 (77.59%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) Java Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Java Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Test Automation Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.72%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (1.72%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (1.72%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.72%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.72%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (74.14%) Spring
2 35 (60.34%) Web Services
3 32 (55.17%) Hibernate
4 27 (46.55%) XML
5 25 (43.10%) REST
6 24 (41.38%) JPA
7 22 (37.93%) Spring MVC
8 18 (31.03%) SOAP
9 16 (27.59%) HTML
10 15 (25.86%) CSS
11 13 (22.41%) J2EE
12 12 (20.69%) JSP
13 10 (17.24%) JSF
14 9 (15.52%) JDBC
14 9 (15.52%) JSON
14 9 (15.52%) JAX-RS
15 7 (12.07%) JAXB
15 7 (12.07%) Ajax
15 7 (12.07%) XSLT
16 6 (10.34%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.72%) GIS
1 1 (1.72%) FMCG
1 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) TDD
2 22 (37.93%) MVC
3 18 (31.03%) BDD
4 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.79%) OOD
7 7 (12.07%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (12.07%) Web Application Development
8 6 (10.34%) Scrum
9 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
10 4 (6.90%) OO
10 4 (6.90%) UML
11 3 (5.17%) SDLC
11 3 (5.17%) Workflow
11 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.17%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (3.45%) Refactoring
12 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (25.86%) SQL
3 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) C
5 3 (5.17%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
1 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.72%) hybris