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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 124 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Contract jobs citing JUnit 17 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 1.02% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.18% 7.10% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 15
Median daily rate £376 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £323 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -47.18%
JUnit
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
407 451 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.85% 14.41% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 278 287
Median daily rate £400 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.04 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -1.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.77 £33.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +9 12 £376 +15.76% 6
Gloucestershire -6 2 £475 +26.66% 5
Dorset -7 1 - -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 46 (97.87%) Java
2 33 (70.21%) JavaScript
3 30 (63.83%) HTML
4 29 (61.70%) Cucumber
5 28 (59.57%) SQL
6 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
7 25 (53.19%) CSS
8 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (48.94%) Open Source
10 21 (44.68%) Spring
11 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
11 20 (42.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (42.55%) Elasticsearch
12 19 (40.43%) Linux
13 18 (38.30%) Unix
13 18 (38.30%) Unit Testing
13 18 (38.30%) Maven
13 18 (38.30%) Ruby
13 18 (38.30%) MongoDB
14 17 (36.17%) Scala
14 17 (36.17%) Relational Database
14 17 (36.17%) Subversion
14 17 (36.17%) Configuration Management
15 16 (34.04%) Python
15 16 (34.04%) TDD
16 15 (31.91%) Web Development
16 15 (31.91%) Ruby on Rails
16 15 (31.91%) Integration Testing
16 15 (31.91%) Data Migration
16 15 (31.91%) Mac OS X

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 20 (42.55%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (21.28%) Apache
3 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.64%) JBoss
5 4 (8.51%) Confluence
6 3 (6.38%) Mule
6 3 (6.38%) Mule ESB
7 1 (2.13%) Alfresco
7 1 (2.13%) Liferay
7 1 (2.13%) Node.js
7 1 (2.13%) Sakai
7 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) MongoDB
2 17 (36.17%) Relational Database
3 15 (31.91%) NoSQL
3 15 (31.91%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.38%) MySQL
6 3 (6.38%) Neo4j
6 3 (6.38%) OrientDB
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 29 (61.70%) Cucumber
2 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
3 18 (38.30%) Maven
4 17 (36.17%) Subversion
5 15 (31.91%) Capybara
5 15 (31.91%) git-flow
5 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
5 15 (31.91%) RSpec
6 11 (23.40%) Eclipse
7 10 (21.28%) Mockito
8 8 (17.02%) JIRA
9 6 (12.77%) Selenium
10 4 (8.51%) IntelliJ
10 4 (8.51%) PhantomJS
10 4 (8.51%) Protractor
11 3 (6.38%) EasyMock
12 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
12 2 (4.26%) CppUnit
12 2 (4.26%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Electronics
2 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (85.11%) Developer
2 25 (53.19%) Java Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Ruby Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Portal Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.26%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) HTML
2 25 (53.19%) CSS
3 21 (44.68%) Spring
4 15 (31.91%) Dropwizard
4 15 (31.91%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (31.91%) Sass
5 13 (27.66%) jQuery
6 11 (23.40%) J2EE
7 10 (21.28%) JSP
8 9 (19.15%) JPA
8 9 (19.15%) Web Services
8 9 (19.15%) XSLT
9 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
9 7 (14.89%) JAX-WS
9 7 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (14.89%) XHTML
10 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.64%) JSF
10 5 (10.64%) Spring Boot
10 5 (10.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.51%) VLE
3 3 (6.38%) Wiki
4 2 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) Unix
3 15 (31.91%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Open Source
3 20 (42.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 18 (38.30%) Unit Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Configuration Management
6 16 (34.04%) TDD
7 15 (31.91%) Data Migration
7 15 (31.91%) ETL
7 15 (31.91%) Integration Testing
7 15 (31.91%) Migration
7 15 (31.91%) Web Design
7 15 (31.91%) Web Development
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
8 7 (14.89%) SDLC
9 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Software Delivery
9 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.51%) BDD
10 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) Java
2 33 (70.21%) JavaScript
3 28 (59.57%) SQL
4 18 (38.30%) Ruby
5 17 (36.17%) Scala
6 16 (34.04%) Python
7 5 (10.64%) C
8 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.38%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) C#
10 1 (2.13%) Groovy
10 1 (2.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.13%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Blackboard
2 4 (8.51%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) HP
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