The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 60 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing JUnit 10 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.40% 0.25% 2.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.99% 1.64% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £375 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £58.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +41.46%
JUnit
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
143 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.00% 15.52% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 41 23
Average daily rate £410 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.08% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £239 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £465 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the Tyne and Wear region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £375 -
Sunderland +6 3 - - 1
JUnit
North East

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Scala
4 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
5 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
5 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) Spring
5 6 (46.15%) Selenium
5 6 (46.15%) RSpec
5 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
5 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 6 (46.15%) Web Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
6 5 (38.46%) Games
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) User Stories
7 4 (30.77%) HTML5
7 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
7 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) SOA
7 4 (30.77%) MVC

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) RSpec
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) JMeter
5 1 (7.69%) Ant
5 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Scala Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) iBATIS
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) XSD
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) Django
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) Web Testing
4 5 (38.46%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (15.38%) UML
8 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.69%) OWASP
8 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Scala
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) XPath
5 2 (15.38%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) WCAG
2 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
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