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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FitNesse
UK
Rank 549 557 585
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 32 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.12% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.80% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 23
Median daily rate £525 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £515 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £318 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.38% -20.62%
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
7271 7624 6916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 15.02% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4840 5082 4704
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 203 120
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £24.77 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 22 January 2017.

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 16 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +14 32 £525 +20.00% 6
London -15 21 £550 +17.33% 3
Yorkshire +19 6 £319 -13.85% 1
West Yorkshire +22 5 £275 -25.67% 1
Leeds +11 5 £275 -25.67% 1
South East +12 4 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 - -
Worthing - 3 - -
Sheffield - 2 £363 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £363 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £138 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 £138 -

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 46 (71.88%) Java
2 45 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (70.31%) Selenium
3 40 (62.50%) Cucumber
4 32 (50.00%) BDD
5 30 (46.88%) JBehave
5 30 (46.88%) Scrum
6 26 (40.63%) Test Automation
7 25 (39.06%) Open Source
8 23 (35.94%) Jenkins
8 23 (35.94%) TDD
9 22 (34.38%) JUnit
9 22 (34.38%) Kanban
10 21 (32.81%) QA
11 19 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (29.69%) WebDriver
12 18 (28.13%) Non-Functional Testing
12 18 (28.13%) NUnit
13 17 (26.56%) REST
14 16 (25.00%) Automation Testing
14 16 (25.00%) JIRA
15 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
16 14 (21.88%) TeamCity
16 14 (21.88%) Spring
16 14 (21.88%) SOAP
16 14 (21.88%) Web Services
17 13 (20.31%) JMeter
17 13 (20.31%) SoapUI
17 13 (20.31%) Gherkin
17 13 (20.31%) Robot Framework

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 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
2 10 (15.63%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Big Data
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.69%) DB2
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) Redis
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.56%) HBase
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (70.31%) Selenium
2 40 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 30 (46.88%) JBehave
4 23 (35.94%) Jenkins
5 22 (34.38%) JUnit
6 19 (29.69%) WebDriver
7 18 (28.13%) NUnit
8 16 (25.00%) JIRA
9 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
10 14 (21.88%) TeamCity
11 13 (20.31%) JMeter
11 13 (20.31%) Robot Framework
11 13 (20.31%) SoapUI
12 11 (17.19%) Maven
13 10 (15.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (14.06%) Concordion
15 7 (10.94%) LoadRunner
16 6 (9.38%) Mockito
17 5 (7.81%) Moq
17 5 (7.81%) Subversion
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Publishing
5 2 (3.13%) Front Office
5 2 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Developer
1 14 (21.88%) Tester
2 13 (20.31%) Automation Tester
3 12 (18.75%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Test Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Developer in Test
8 4 (6.25%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Agile Test Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (4.69%) Java Automation Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Test Automation Manager
10 2 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) REST
2 14 (21.88%) SOAP
2 14 (21.88%) Spring
2 14 (21.88%) Web Services
3 13 (20.31%) Gherkin
4 11 (17.19%) Apache CXF
4 11 (17.19%) RESTful
5 9 (14.06%) XML
6 7 (10.94%) .NET
7 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 4 (6.25%) JSON
8 3 (4.69%) Guice
8 3 (4.69%) HTML
8 3 (4.69%) Lambda Expressions
9 2 (3.13%) Java EE
9 2 (3.13%) jQuery
9 2 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.56%) iBATIS
10 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.13%) Fintech
2 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.56%) Derivative
2 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.56%) Equities
2 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.56%) iPad
2 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (50.00%) BDD
3 30 (46.88%) Scrum
4 26 (40.63%) Test Automation
5 25 (39.06%) Open Source
6 23 (35.94%) TDD
7 22 (34.38%) Kanban
8 19 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (28.13%) Non-Functional Testing
10 16 (25.00%) Automation Testing
11 12 (18.75%) Microservices
11 12 (18.75%) Test Scripting
12 11 (17.19%) ATDD
12 11 (17.19%) Automated Testing
12 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (17.19%) Functional Testing
13 10 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (14.06%) Manual Testing
14 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
15 8 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (71.88%) Java
2 10 (15.63%) Ruby
2 10 (15.63%) SQL
3 6 (9.38%) C#
4 5 (7.81%) C++
5 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.69%) XPath
6 3 (4.69%) XQuery
7 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) VBA
7 2 (3.13%) VBScript
8 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) Degree
3 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.81%) QA
2 9 (14.06%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (14.06%) EMIR
2 9 (14.06%) MiFID
3 5 (7.81%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (10.94%) Puppet
2 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Atlassian
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) Compuware
3 2 (3.13%) Empirix
3 2 (3.13%) Green Hat
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.56%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle