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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 111 127 97
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Contract jobs citing JUnit 31 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 0.60% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.35% 4.74% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 3
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£388 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +9.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +82.05%
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
422 380 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.38% 12.65% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 240 96
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 9
Average hourly rate £37.39 £36.40 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.54 £33.50 £26.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.42 £42.50 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 - 16 £425 - 12
Gloucestershire 0 4 £450 +20.00% 3
Bristol -11 3 £338 -3.57% 10
Somerset +13 2 £375 +15.38% 2
Wiltshire +1 2 £375 +15.38%
Dorset - 2 £300 -
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England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (76.81%) Spring
3 40 (57.97%) Hibernate
4 38 (55.07%) Web Services
5 34 (49.28%) Maven
6 30 (43.48%) XML
7 29 (42.03%) REST
8 26 (37.68%) TDD
9 24 (34.78%) JPA
10 20 (28.99%) Spring MVC
10 20 (28.99%) MVC
11 19 (27.54%) SOAP
11 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (26.09%) SQL
13 17 (24.64%) BDD
14 16 (23.19%) J2EE
15 13 (18.84%) HTML
15 13 (18.84%) JAX-RS
16 12 (17.39%) JSON
16 12 (17.39%) CSS
17 11 (15.94%) Oracle
17 11 (15.94%) JSP
17 11 (15.94%) Finance
17 11 (15.94%) JSF
17 11 (15.94%) Mule
18 10 (14.49%) MongoDB
18 10 (14.49%) NoSQL
18 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
18 10 (14.49%) HTTPS
18 10 (14.49%) JAXB

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (15.94%) Mule
2 7 (10.14%) Mule ESB
2 7 (10.14%) JBoss
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) Jetty
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) MongoDB
1 10 (14.49%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (49.28%) Maven
2 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.04%) TestNG
4 7 (10.14%) Mockito
5 5 (7.25%) Selenium
5 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.80%) Subversion
6 4 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.35%) Ant
7 3 (4.35%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.35%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.35%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.90%) EasyMock
8 2 (2.90%) JIRA
9 1 (1.45%) JMeter
9 1 (1.45%) JBehave
9 1 (1.45%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.45%) Android Studio
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (86.96%) Developer
2 55 (79.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
3 5 (7.25%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (7.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (5.80%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (4.35%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Consultant
6 2 (2.90%) Java Consultant
6 2 (2.90%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.45%) Java Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Test Automation Analyst
7 1 (1.45%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.45%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (1.45%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (1.45%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (1.45%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (1.45%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (76.81%) Spring
2 40 (57.97%) Hibernate
3 38 (55.07%) Web Services
4 30 (43.48%) XML
5 29 (42.03%) REST
6 24 (34.78%) JPA
7 20 (28.99%) Spring MVC
8 19 (27.54%) SOAP
9 16 (23.19%) J2EE
10 13 (18.84%) HTML
10 13 (18.84%) JAX-RS
11 12 (17.39%) JSON
11 12 (17.39%) CSS
12 11 (15.94%) JSP
12 11 (15.94%) JSF
13 10 (14.49%) JAXB
14 8 (11.59%) Java EE
15 7 (10.14%) JDBC
16 6 (8.70%) RESTful
17 5 (7.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.45%) GIS
1 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
1 1 (1.45%) FMCG
1 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) TDD
2 20 (28.99%) MVC
3 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (24.64%) BDD
5 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.14%) Scrum
6 7 (10.14%) Web Application Development
7 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.70%) OOD
8 5 (7.25%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (5.80%) OO
9 4 (5.80%) UML
9 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.35%) Refactoring
10 3 (4.35%) Workflow
10 3 (4.35%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.35%) SDLC
11 2 (2.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (26.09%) SQL
3 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.14%) C
5 3 (4.35%) C++
5 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.45%) Scala
6 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
1 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
2 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.45%) hybris
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