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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 38 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.39% 0.90% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.57% 7.14% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
105 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 27.93% 12.65% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 30 12
Average daily rate £325 £355 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FitNesse across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

FitNesse Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (92.31%) Cucumber
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) Puppet
3 9 (69.23%) Maven
3 9 (69.23%) JIRA
4 8 (61.54%) RESTful
4 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
5 7 (53.85%) Scrum
5 7 (53.85%) Apache
5 7 (53.85%) J2EE
6 6 (46.15%) SOAP
7 5 (38.46%) Internet
7 5 (38.46%) SaaS
7 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (30.77%) TDD
8 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
8 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle
8 4 (30.77%) Java
8 4 (30.77%) Python
9 3 (23.08%) C#
9 3 (23.08%) .NET
9 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
9 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (53.85%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Cucumber
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 9 (69.23%) Maven
2 9 (69.23%) JIRA
3 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
4 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
5 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
5 3 (23.08%) Hudson
5 3 (23.08%) Subversion
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (7.69%) RSpec
6 1 (7.69%) Zephyr
6 1 (7.69%) JMeter
6 1 (7.69%) JUnit
6 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 7 (53.85%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) RESTful
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) PostGIS
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) BPEL
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) HP