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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 552 496 494
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -2
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 42 104 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 1.52% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 77 56
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£413 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £275 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.40%
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
7203 6846 5469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.93% 12.40% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4611 4361 3485
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 132 138
Average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £31.00 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.45 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 -70 26 £485 +13.78% 8
London -47 20 £493 +3.68% 3
Scotland +12 15 £394 +12.50%
Edinburgh +9 10 £400 +17.64%
City of London +13 3 £375 -11.76% 1
Glasgow -1 3 - -
East of England +20 2 £500 +66.66%
Livingston -2 2 £375 -
West Lothian -3 2 £375 -
South West -9 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £500 -
East Midlands +4 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Canary Wharf -5 1 £500 +5.26%
South East -8 1 £363 -14.70% 2
Hampshire -10 1 £363 -9.37%
Derby - 1 £375 -
Southampton - 1 £363 -
Derbyshire - 1 £375 -

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (59.72%) TDD
3 42 (58.33%) Java
4 37 (51.39%) Selenium
5 33 (45.83%) SQL
5 33 (45.83%) XML
6 26 (36.11%) BDD
7 24 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 24 (33.33%) Scrum
8 23 (31.94%) XML Schema
8 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (29.17%) Cucumber
10 20 (27.78%) Test Automation
11 16 (22.22%) Spring
11 16 (22.22%) C#
12 15 (20.83%) JUnit
12 15 (20.83%) Hibernate
12 15 (20.83%) Finance
12 15 (20.83%) QA
12 15 (20.83%) JSON
12 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
13 14 (19.44%) Pair Programming
14 13 (18.06%) .NET
14 13 (18.06%) JDBC
14 13 (18.06%) iBATIS
14 13 (18.06%) Open Source
15 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
15 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
15 12 (16.67%) Maven
16 11 (15.28%) SQL Server

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) ATG Dynamo
2 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 37 (51.39%) Selenium
2 21 (29.17%) Cucumber
3 15 (20.83%) JUnit
3 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.67%) Maven
5 11 (15.28%) Ant
6 10 (13.89%) SpecFlow
7 9 (12.50%) Mockito
7 9 (12.50%) jMock
7 9 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 8 (11.11%) WebDriver
9 7 (9.72%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (6.94%) JIRA
11 4 (5.56%) Subversion
11 4 (5.56%) NUnit
11 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
11 4 (5.56%) WATIR
11 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
12 3 (4.17%) Sahi
12 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Games
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.78%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) Analyst
3 17 (23.61%) Java Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Test Analyst
5 13 (18.06%) Tester
6 6 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Automation Tester
8 4 (5.56%) QA Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Architect
9 3 (4.17%) QA Tester
10 2 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Tester
10 2 (2.78%) Technical Test Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Software Tester
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Senior QA Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) XML
2 23 (31.94%) XML Schema
3 16 (22.22%) Spring
4 15 (20.83%) Hibernate
4 15 (20.83%) JSON
5 13 (18.06%) .NET
5 13 (18.06%) JDBC
5 13 (18.06%) iBATIS
6 11 (15.28%) RESTful
7 7 (9.72%) Web Services
7 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.56%) JMS
9 3 (4.17%) jQuery
9 3 (4.17%) WCF
9 3 (4.17%) YAML
9 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.78%) Java EE
10 2 (2.78%) MSMQ
10 2 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Open Source
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Equities
5 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (59.72%) TDD
3 26 (36.11%) BDD
4 24 (33.33%) Scrum
5 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 14 (19.44%) Pair Programming
8 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.50%) User Stories
10 9 (12.50%) SOA
11 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Automated Testing
13 5 (6.94%) Manual Testing
13 5 (6.94%) Automation Testing
13 5 (6.94%) Test Strategy
14 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
15 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 3 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 42 (58.33%) Java
2 33 (45.83%) SQL
3 16 (22.22%) C#
4 9 (12.50%) XPath
5 7 (9.72%) Ruby
6 4 (5.56%) Python
6 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.78%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.78%) C++
8 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) Erlang
9 1 (1.39%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) ISEB
2 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) EMIR
2 2 (2.78%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Control-M
1 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) ATG
3 2 (2.78%) IBM
3 2 (2.78%) HP
3 2 (2.78%) Informatica
3 2 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (1.39%) ESRI
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