The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank 585 565 460
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -105
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 38 28 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.055% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.40% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 79
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7472 6915 5965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.74% 13.52% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4970 4643 3751
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 126 129
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.70 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -2.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.73 £26.06 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FitNesse within the UK.

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FitNesse
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FitNesse within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

FitNesse Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FitNesse
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse within the UK.

FitNesse Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FitNesse
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the UK over the 3 months to 13 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
England +28 37 £400 - 13
London +15 27 £469 +20.96% 7
South West +1 4 £310 -38.00% 1
City of London +48 3 £519 +50.90% 2
East of England +2 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £370 - 3
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £370 - 3
West Yorkshire - 2 £370 - 3
Scotland -13 1 - -
Edinburgh -14 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £345 -
Somerset - 1 £310 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
South East - 1 £345 -

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 73 (74.49%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (60.20%) SQL
3 53 (54.08%) TDD
4 46 (46.94%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (42.86%) Finance
6 38 (38.78%) BDD
7 33 (33.67%) Cucumber
7 33 (33.67%) Selenium
7 33 (33.67%) SpecFlow
8 31 (31.63%) Java
9 30 (30.61%) Scrum
10 28 (28.57%) C#
10 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 27 (27.55%) Automated Testing
11 27 (27.55%) Jenkins
12 26 (26.53%) Test Automation
13 22 (22.45%) .NET
14 20 (20.41%) TeamCity
15 19 (19.39%) Open Source
15 19 (19.39%) Banking
16 18 (18.37%) QA
17 17 (17.35%) JBehave
17 17 (17.35%) XML
17 17 (17.35%) Automation Testing
17 17 (17.35%) SDLC
18 16 (16.33%) SOA
18 16 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
19 14 (14.29%) Manual Testing
19 14 (14.29%) Kanban
19 14 (14.29%) SQL Server

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.06%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (2.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (1.02%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) FTP
2 1 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.16%) Data Mart
5 7 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.04%) OLTP
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (33.67%) Cucumber
1 33 (33.67%) Selenium
1 33 (33.67%) SpecFlow
2 27 (27.55%) Jenkins
3 20 (20.41%) TeamCity
4 17 (17.35%) JBehave
5 16 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
6 11 (11.22%) HP UFT
6 11 (11.22%) JIRA
6 11 (11.22%) NCrunch
7 9 (9.18%) JUnit
7 9 (9.18%) WatiN
8 7 (7.14%) MSTest
8 7 (7.14%) WATIR
9 6 (6.12%) Concordion
9 6 (6.12%) Maven
9 6 (6.12%) Subversion
10 5 (5.10%) Sahi
10 5 (5.10%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (42.86%) Finance
2 19 (19.39%) Banking
3 8 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Legal
5 2 (2.04%) Front Office
5 2 (2.04%) International Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (38.78%) Analyst
2 37 (37.76%) Test Analyst
3 30 (30.61%) Developer
4 19 (19.39%) Agile Test Analyst
5 16 (16.33%) Automation Analyst
5 16 (16.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 14 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
7 12 (12.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (11.22%) Java Developer
8 11 (11.22%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Developer
9 9 (9.18%) Tester
10 6 (6.12%) C# Developer
10 6 (6.12%) SQL Developer
10 6 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (6.12%) Technical Test Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.45%) .NET
2 17 (17.35%) XML
3 13 (13.27%) Web Services
4 8 (8.16%) JSON
5 7 (7.14%) JMS
5 7 (7.14%) REST
6 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.12%) Spring
7 5 (5.10%) Gherkin
7 5 (5.10%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.10%) jQuery
8 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.08%) JDBC
8 4 (4.08%) WCF
8 4 (4.08%) XML Schema
8 4 (4.08%) YAML
9 3 (3.06%) J2EE
9 3 (3.06%) RESTful
9 3 (3.06%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.06%) Equities
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.04%) Fintech
5 2 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.04%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.02%) BBC
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Derivative
6 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) Unix
1 6 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (74.49%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (54.08%) TDD
3 46 (46.94%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (38.78%) BDD
5 30 (30.61%) Scrum
6 27 (27.55%) Automated Testing
7 26 (26.53%) Test Automation
8 19 (19.39%) Open Source
9 17 (17.35%) Automation Testing
9 17 (17.35%) SDLC
10 16 (16.33%) SOA
11 14 (14.29%) Kanban
11 14 (14.29%) Manual Testing
12 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (13.27%) Risk Management
12 13 (13.27%) Software Testing
12 13 (13.27%) User Stories
13 12 (12.24%) Test Planning
14 11 (11.22%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (60.20%) SQL
2 31 (31.63%) Java
3 28 (28.57%) C#
4 12 (12.24%) Ruby
5 11 (11.22%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.20%) T-SQL
7 7 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.12%) Python
9 5 (5.10%) Groovy
10 4 (4.08%) Perl
11 3 (3.06%) C
11 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.06%) VB
12 2 (2.04%) XPath
13 1 (1.02%) AWK
13 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.02%) C++
13 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.02%) VBA
13 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) ISEB
1 4 (4.08%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.06%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.37%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) EMIR
2 4 (4.08%) SDET
3 3 (3.06%) MiFID
3 3 (3.06%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.04%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.02%) Graphite
2 1 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) MuleSoft
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) ATG
5 2 (2.04%) Calypso
5 2 (2.04%) HP
5 2 (2.04%) SimCorp
5 2 (2.04%) Splunk
5 2 (2.04%) Twitter
6 1 (1.02%) Perforce
6 1 (1.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.02%) Solace
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