The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank 633 593 551
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -42
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 17 62 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.77% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 46 53
Median daily rate £450 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £368 £413
% change year-on-year
- -10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8880 8004 7268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.37% 13.70% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5989 5264 4645
Median daily rate £430 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 156 135
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing FitNesse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -44 16 £450 -8.86% 12
London -43 14 £450 -10.00% 9
Croydon - 3 £470 -
South East +6 2 - - 3
Reading - 2 - - 2
Berkshire - 2 - - 2
City of London +33 1 £450 -10.00% 2
Scotland +6 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for FitNesse.

1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Selenium
2 18 (46.15%) Cucumber
3 17 (43.59%) Java
4 15 (38.46%) Web Services
4 15 (38.46%) QA
4 15 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 14 (35.90%) BDD
5 14 (35.90%) TDD
5 14 (35.90%) JUnit
5 14 (35.90%) SOAP
6 13 (33.33%) XML
6 13 (33.33%) Banking
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) Investment Banking
8 11 (28.21%) Open Source
9 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (25.64%) Finance
9 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.08%) C#
10 9 (23.08%) Maven
11 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
11 8 (20.51%) Apache CXF
11 8 (20.51%) REST
11 8 (20.51%) NUnit
12 7 (17.95%) Scrum
12 7 (17.95%) JIRA
12 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle
12 7 (17.95%) .NET

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (5.13%) Confluence
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.13%) JasperReports
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Redis
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Cucumber
1 18 (46.15%) Selenium
2 14 (35.90%) JUnit
3 9 (23.08%) Maven
4 8 (20.51%) NUnit
5 7 (17.95%) JIRA
6 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
7 5 (12.82%) JMeter
7 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
8 4 (10.26%) Ant
8 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
9 3 (7.69%) HP UFT
9 3 (7.69%) Hudson
9 3 (7.69%) JBehave
9 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
9 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
9 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (33.33%) Banking
2 11 (28.21%) Investment Banking
3 10 (25.64%) Finance
4 3 (7.69%) Front Office
4 3 (7.69%) Games
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Back Office
6 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Test Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Tester
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.26%) QA Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) QA Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) QA Automation Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) QA Automation Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Web Services
2 14 (35.90%) SOAP
3 13 (33.33%) XML
4 8 (20.51%) Apache CXF
4 8 (20.51%) REST
5 7 (17.95%) .NET
6 6 (15.38%) JMS
7 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.82%) Drools
7 5 (12.82%) J2EE
7 5 (12.82%) JAXB
8 4 (10.26%) HTML
8 4 (10.26%) jQuery
8 4 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (10.26%) RESTful
8 4 (10.26%) WCF
9 3 (7.69%) CSS
9 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 3 (7.69%) XSD
9 3 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.13%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Unix
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 14 (35.90%) BDD
3 14 (35.90%) TDD
4 11 (28.21%) Open Source
5 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Scrum
7 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
8 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (12.82%) SDLC
8 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
9 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.69%) MVC
10 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
10 3 (7.69%) SOA
10 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.82%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 2 (5.13%) XPath
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) IIBA
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) Solvency II
3 2 (5.13%) ISO20022
3 2 (5.13%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Control-M
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) IBM
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Rally
4 2 (5.13%) Green Hat
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
4 2 (5.13%) Twitter
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian