The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG 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 TestNG over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TestNG
England / South West
Rank - - 141
Contract jobs citing TestNG 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £406 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
455 460 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.57% 15.92% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 344 341
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 21
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -9.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £31.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.04 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing TestNG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TestNG across the South West region.

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in the South West

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Liferay
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) RESTEasy
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Bower
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

TestNG
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 1 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Liferay
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bower
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (100.00%) RESTEasy
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow