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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 121 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing JUnit 21 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.52% 4.10% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 6
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£400 £325 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -40.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £57.15 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +65.65%
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
465 268 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.96% 10.93% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 167 165
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 25
Average hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £31.78 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Gloucestershire - 10 £400 - 3
Bristol -8 5 £400 +23.07% 20
Wiltshire -5 3 £388 - 3
Devon - - - - 3
Dorset - - - - 5
Somerset - - - - 6
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (73.81%) Hibernate
3 29 (69.05%) Web Services
3 29 (69.05%) Spring
4 23 (54.76%) Oracle
5 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (45.24%) Spring MVC
6 19 (45.24%) XML
6 19 (45.24%) MVC
7 17 (40.48%) JPA
8 16 (38.10%) TDD
8 16 (38.10%) Scrum
8 16 (38.10%) JSP
8 16 (38.10%) SQL
9 15 (35.71%) J2EE
10 13 (30.95%) HTML
10 13 (30.95%) Maven
10 13 (30.95%) Web Application Development
11 12 (28.57%) CSS
12 11 (26.19%) JBoss
12 11 (26.19%) JSF
13 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
13 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
13 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
13 10 (23.81%) C++
13 10 (23.81%) C
13 10 (23.81%) Eclipse
13 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
14 9 (21.43%) PrimeFaces

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (26.19%) JBoss
2 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 8 (19.05%) Apache
4 7 (16.67%) Mule
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Solr
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (7.14%) Alfresco
5 3 (7.14%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Maven
2 10 (23.81%) Eclipse
3 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) SoapUI
4 7 (16.67%) Ant
5 6 (14.29%) TestNG
6 4 (9.52%) Hudson
6 4 (9.52%) Selenium
7 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.76%) Subversion
8 1 (2.38%) jMock
8 1 (2.38%) Mockito
8 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 35 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.43%) C++ Developer
3 9 (21.43%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Integration Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Java Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) Hibernate
2 29 (69.05%) Web Services
2 29 (69.05%) Spring
3 19 (45.24%) Spring MVC
3 19 (45.24%) XML
4 17 (40.48%) JPA
5 16 (38.10%) JSP
6 15 (35.71%) J2EE
7 13 (30.95%) HTML
8 12 (28.57%) CSS
9 11 (26.19%) JSF
10 9 (21.43%) PrimeFaces
10 9 (21.43%) JAX-RS
10 9 (21.43%) REST
10 9 (21.43%) EJB
10 9 (21.43%) JAXB
10 9 (21.43%) EJB 3.0
11 8 (19.05%) Java EE
11 8 (19.05%) JDBC
12 7 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) DTV
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) MVC
3 16 (38.10%) TDD
3 16 (38.10%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Web Application Development
5 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 9 (21.43%) Workflow
6 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 9 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (16.67%) System Testing
7 7 (16.67%) BDD
8 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (11.90%) OOD
9 4 (9.52%) SOA
10 3 (7.14%) BPEL
10 3 (7.14%) Project Management
11 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) C++
3 10 (23.81%) C
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) hybris
2 1 (2.38%) Trapeze
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
2 1 (2.38%) Jaspersoft
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