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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 39 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing JUnit 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.48% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 4.08% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £378 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +43.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £71.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-47.18% +82.05%
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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
75 49 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.26% 14.89% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 7
Average daily rate £380 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 2015, 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 36 (92.31%) Java
1 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (82.05%) Cucumber
3 30 (76.92%) Jenkins
4 29 (74.36%) Selenium
5 27 (69.23%) TDD
6 25 (64.10%) Web Services
7 24 (61.54%) Spring
8 23 (58.97%) BDD
9 22 (56.41%) Mockito
9 22 (56.41%) Scrum
10 20 (51.28%) Hibernate
11 19 (48.72%) Maven
11 19 (48.72%) RESTful
12 15 (38.46%) Puppet
13 13 (33.33%) Subversion
13 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (33.33%) Linux
14 12 (30.77%) SOAP
15 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
15 10 (25.64%) Spring MVC
15 10 (25.64%) Web Development
15 10 (25.64%) MVC
16 9 (23.08%) CSS
16 9 (23.08%) SAML
16 9 (23.08%) SOA
16 9 (23.08%) Vagrant
16 9 (23.08%) OAuth2
16 9 (23.08%) OpenID
17 8 (20.51%) JPA

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (20.51%) Apache
2 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.95%) Confluence
3 3 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (12.82%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) NGN
2 2 (5.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 32 (82.05%) Cucumber
2 30 (76.92%) Jenkins
3 29 (74.36%) Selenium
4 22 (56.41%) Mockito
5 19 (48.72%) Maven
6 13 (33.33%) Subversion
7 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
8 7 (17.95%) JMeter
8 7 (17.95%) JIRA
8 7 (17.95%) SoapUI
9 6 (15.38%) RSpec
10 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
10 5 (12.82%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
12 2 (5.13%) Ant
General
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Test Leader
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) Web Services
2 24 (61.54%) Spring
3 20 (51.28%) Hibernate
4 19 (48.72%) RESTful
5 12 (30.77%) SOAP
6 10 (25.64%) Spring MVC
7 9 (23.08%) CSS
7 9 (23.08%) SAML
7 9 (23.08%) OAuth2
7 9 (23.08%) OpenID
8 8 (20.51%) JPA
9 7 (17.95%) Ajax
9 7 (17.95%) JSON
10 6 (15.38%) HTML
11 5 (12.82%) PostGIS
12 3 (7.69%) jQuery
12 3 (7.69%) XML
12 3 (7.69%) XSLT
12 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (69.23%) TDD
3 23 (58.97%) BDD
4 22 (56.41%) Scrum
5 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (25.64%) Web Development
6 10 (25.64%) MVC
7 9 (23.08%) SOA
8 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
9 7 (17.95%) OO
9 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Change Control
10 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (15.38%) Kanban
11 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
11 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
12 3 (7.69%) Content Management
13 2 (5.13%) Concurrent Programming
13 2 (5.13%) UML
13 2 (5.13%) ICONIX
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) Ruby
4 2 (5.13%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) Puppet
2 9 (23.08%) Vagrant
3 3 (7.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Apigee
3 3 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) WSO2