The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 33 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 13 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.62% - 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.61% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
112 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.20% 15.84% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 14
Average daily rate £335 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Cucumber
2 18 (94.74%) Jenkins
3 16 (84.21%) Web Services
4 15 (78.95%) Puppet
4 15 (78.95%) Maven
4 15 (78.95%) JIRA
5 13 (68.42%) RESTful
5 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
6 11 (57.89%) Apache
6 11 (57.89%) J2EE
7 9 (47.37%) SOAP
8 8 (42.11%) Internet
8 8 (42.11%) Scrum
8 8 (42.11%) SaaS
9 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (31.58%) Apache Solr
10 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (31.58%) VMware
10 6 (31.58%) Open Source
10 6 (31.58%) Vagrant
10 6 (31.58%) PostGIS
11 5 (26.32%) Java
11 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
12 4 (21.05%) Oracle Spatial
12 4 (21.05%) TDD
12 4 (21.05%) Oracle
12 4 (21.05%) Python
13 3 (15.79%) C#

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) Apache
2 6 (31.58%) Apache Solr
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) Confluence
5 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (42.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Cucumber
1 18 (94.74%) Jenkins
2 15 (78.95%) Maven
2 15 (78.95%) JIRA
3 13 (68.42%) Eclipse
4 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
5 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
5 3 (15.79%) Hudson
5 3 (15.79%) Subversion
5 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) Selenium
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (10.53%) JMeter
6 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
7 1 (5.26%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Architect
2 12 (63.16%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) J2EE Architect
3 5 (26.32%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) Web Services
2 13 (68.42%) RESTful
3 11 (57.89%) J2EE
4 9 (47.37%) SOAP
5 6 (31.58%) PostGIS
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (5.26%) BPEL
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) Puppet
2 6 (31.58%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft