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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 42 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing JUnit 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.79% 2.26% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.68% 9.64% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £335 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -5.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +149.12%
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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
62 83 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.51% 23.45% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 16
Average daily rate £370 £338 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -4.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 31 July 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 23 (92.00%) Java
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) Cucumber
3 19 (76.00%) Jenkins
4 18 (72.00%) BDD
4 18 (72.00%) TDD
5 16 (64.00%) Selenium
5 16 (64.00%) RESTful
6 15 (60.00%) Scrum
7 14 (56.00%) Web Services
8 13 (52.00%) SOAP
8 13 (52.00%) Spring
8 13 (52.00%) Mockito
9 12 (48.00%) Subversion
10 10 (40.00%) SOA
11 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (32.00%) JIRA
12 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (32.00%) Maven
12 8 (32.00%) SAML
12 8 (32.00%) OpenID
12 8 (32.00%) OAuth2
13 7 (28.00%) JMeter
13 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
13 7 (28.00%) Ruby
13 7 (28.00%) Linux
13 7 (28.00%) OO
13 7 (28.00%) Apache
13 7 (28.00%) Test Automation

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (28.00%) Apache
1 7 (28.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Cucumber
2 19 (76.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (64.00%) Selenium
4 13 (52.00%) Mockito
5 12 (48.00%) Subversion
6 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (32.00%) Maven
7 8 (32.00%) JIRA
8 7 (28.00%) JMeter
8 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
9 6 (24.00%) HP UFT
10 5 (20.00%) RSpec
11 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
12 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
1 13 (52.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Test Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SOA Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) RESTful
2 14 (56.00%) Web Services
3 13 (52.00%) Spring
3 13 (52.00%) SOAP
4 9 (36.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (32.00%) OpenID
5 8 (32.00%) OAuth2
5 8 (32.00%) SAML
6 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (8.00%) JPA
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) PostGIS
8 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) TDD
2 18 (72.00%) BDD
3 15 (60.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) SOA
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (28.00%) Change Control
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Web Development
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (20.00%) Open Source
9 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (12.00%) MVC
11 1 (4.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) WSO2
3 2 (8.00%) Apigee