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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 30 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing JUnit 14 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.00% 0.92% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.96% 6.25% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
+83.22% -
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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
108 48 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.86% 14.68% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 35 11
Average daily rate £325 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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 1 October 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Java
3 17 (89.47%) Selenium
3 17 (89.47%) Cucumber
4 15 (78.95%) Jenkins
4 15 (78.95%) TDD
5 13 (68.42%) Spring
6 10 (52.63%) Maven
6 10 (52.63%) Web Services
6 10 (52.63%) RESTful
6 10 (52.63%) BDD
7 9 (47.37%) Mockito
8 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
8 8 (42.11%) Scrum
8 8 (42.11%) JPA
9 7 (36.84%) Ajax
9 7 (36.84%) JSON
9 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
10 6 (31.58%) MVC
10 6 (31.58%) Subversion
10 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (31.58%) Amazon S3
10 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
11 5 (26.32%) Vagrant
11 5 (26.32%) JIRA
11 5 (26.32%) JMeter
11 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (26.32%) GIS

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (21.05%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon S3
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Selenium
1 17 (89.47%) Cucumber
2 15 (78.95%) Jenkins
3 10 (52.63%) Maven
4 9 (47.37%) Mockito
5 6 (31.58%) Subversion
6 5 (26.32%) JIRA
6 5 (26.32%) JMeter
6 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
7 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
7 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
8 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
9 1 (5.26%) Zephyr
9 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (5.26%) RSpec
9 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
9 1 (5.26%) HttpUnit
9 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (5.26%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Java Developer
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Spring
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 10 (52.63%) RESTful
3 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
3 8 (42.11%) JPA
4 7 (36.84%) Ajax
4 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) Java SE
7 1 (5.26%) Java EE
7 1 (5.26%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) BDD
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
9 1 (5.26%) User Stories
9 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.26%) Kanban
9 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
1 4 (21.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Vagrant
2 4 (21.05%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP