The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit 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 JUnit over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 27 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 9 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.14% 4.93% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.93% 21.00% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
Average daily rate £349 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.54% -5.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £54.25 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-25.34% +29.94%
JUnit
Hampshire

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
43 100 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.98% 23.47% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 67 32
Average daily rate £349 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.93% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £410 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) Maven
4 8 (72.73%) Mockito
4 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
4 8 (72.73%) Gradle
4 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
5 7 (63.64%) Microservices
5 7 (63.64%) Spring Boot
5 7 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (63.64%) Spring Integration
5 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
6 6 (54.55%) SQL
6 6 (54.55%) Oracle
6 6 (54.55%) TDD
6 6 (54.55%) JPA
7 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (18.18%) HTML5
8 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
8 2 (18.18%) CSS3
8 2 (18.18%) GeoJSON
8 2 (18.18%) Hazelcast
8 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (18.18%) Docker
8 2 (18.18%) SEO
8 2 (18.18%) CMS
8 2 (18.18%) Scrum

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 8 (72.73%) Gradle
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (72.73%) Mockito
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
4 1 (9.09%) GitLab
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 7 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (63.64%) Spring Boot
2 7 (63.64%) Spring Integration
3 6 (54.55%) JPA
4 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) GeoJSON
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) JTS
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Microservices
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) SEO
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) HP