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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 569 499 487
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -12
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 38 83 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 1.24% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 65 48
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
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
6998 6715 5264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.92% 12.76% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4545 4348 3311
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 152 150
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.53 £52.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-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 22 May 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 15 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 22 May 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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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 -74 29 £475 +5.55% 15
London -52 23 £475 - 11
Scotland 0 9 £400 +6.66% 1
Edinburgh +4 7 £406 +12.06% 1
City of London +3 4 £475 +2.70% 4
South West +7 3 - - 3
East of England - 2 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £500 -
Southampton -3 1 £363 +15.07%
Hampshire -3 1 £363 +15.07%
West Lothian -5 1 £375 -
Livingston -5 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf -10 1 £500 +5.26%
South East -14 1 £363 +15.07%
Glasgow - 1 - -

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (65.15%) Java
3 38 (57.58%) TDD
4 34 (51.52%) Selenium
5 29 (43.94%) SQL
5 29 (43.94%) XML
6 28 (42.42%) BDD
7 26 (39.39%) Scrum
8 21 (31.82%) Test Automation
8 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
9 20 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (30.30%) Cucumber
9 20 (30.30%) C#
10 19 (28.79%) XML Schema
11 17 (25.76%) Finance
12 16 (24.24%) .NET
13 15 (22.73%) QA
13 15 (22.73%) Jenkins
14 14 (21.21%) Spring
15 13 (19.70%) Hibernate
15 13 (19.70%) JSON
15 13 (19.70%) JUnit
16 12 (18.18%) Pair Programming
16 12 (18.18%) SpecFlow
17 11 (16.67%) iBATIS
17 11 (16.67%) JDBC
18 10 (15.15%) ISEB
18 10 (15.15%) Software Testing
18 10 (15.15%) Maven
19 9 (13.64%) Tomcat

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.55%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (51.52%) Selenium
2 20 (30.30%) Cucumber
3 15 (22.73%) Jenkins
4 13 (19.70%) JUnit
5 12 (18.18%) SpecFlow
6 10 (15.15%) Maven
7 9 (13.64%) Ant
8 7 (10.61%) Eclipse
8 7 (10.61%) Mockito
8 7 (10.61%) WebDriver
8 7 (10.61%) jMock
9 5 (7.58%) JIRA
9 5 (7.58%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
10 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (6.06%) NUnit
11 3 (4.55%) Subversion
11 3 (4.55%) WATIR
11 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
11 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Back Office
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.03%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.03%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Test Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Tester
6 8 (12.12%) QA Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.06%) Senior QA Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Test Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Web Tester
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Web Tester
10 2 (3.03%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) XML
2 19 (28.79%) XML Schema
3 16 (24.24%) .NET
4 14 (21.21%) Spring
5 13 (19.70%) Hibernate
5 13 (19.70%) JSON
6 11 (16.67%) iBATIS
6 11 (16.67%) JDBC
7 9 (13.64%) Web Services
7 9 (13.64%) RESTful
8 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.06%) Gherkin
9 4 (6.06%) JMS
10 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.55%) J2EE
10 3 (4.55%) YAML
10 3 (4.55%) WCF
10 3 (4.55%) jQuery
10 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.03%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Open Source
2 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.55%) Equities
5 3 (4.55%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.55%) Derivative
5 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) TDD
3 28 (42.42%) BDD
4 26 (39.39%) Scrum
5 21 (31.82%) Test Automation
6 20 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (18.18%) Pair Programming
8 10 (15.15%) Software Testing
9 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
10 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.61%) SOA
11 7 (10.61%) Test Strategy
11 7 (10.61%) User Stories
11 7 (10.61%) Automation Testing
12 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 4 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
14 3 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) Java
2 29 (43.94%) SQL
3 20 (30.30%) C#
4 7 (10.61%) Ruby
4 7 (10.61%) XPath
5 3 (4.55%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.03%) Erlang
6 2 (3.03%) Groovy
6 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) ISEB
2 5 (7.58%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.03%) EMIR
3 2 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) ATG
4 2 (3.03%) Twitter
4 2 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (1.52%) ESRI
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