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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank 626 582 546
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -36
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 22 53 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.096% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.72% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 55
Median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £374 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
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
8383 7380 6895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.53% 13.38% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5770 4880 4390
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 123 156
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -34 17 £425 -10.52% 10
London -24 16 £425 -11.45% 9
Scotland -16 5 £350 -13.84% 1
Stirling - 5 £350 -
City of London +31 3 £513 +7.89% 2
West Yorkshire -2 1 £325 -21.21%
Yorkshire -2 1 £325 -21.21%
Leeds -5 1 £325 -21.21%
Croydon - 1 £400 -

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) SQL
3 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (40.00%) Selenium
4 20 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 19 (38.00%) BDD
5 19 (38.00%) Finance
5 19 (38.00%) TDD
6 18 (36.00%) C#
7 17 (34.00%) Java
7 17 (34.00%) Test Automation
8 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
8 16 (32.00%) XML
9 14 (28.00%) Banking
10 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
10 13 (26.00%) Open Source
10 13 (26.00%) JIRA
11 12 (24.00%) QA
11 12 (24.00%) .NET
11 12 (24.00%) JUnit
11 12 (24.00%) Investment Banking
12 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
12 11 (22.00%) SpecFlow
13 10 (20.00%) Maven
13 10 (20.00%) Scrum
14 9 (18.00%) Automated Testing
14 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
15 8 (16.00%) jQuery
15 8 (16.00%) Python

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 (12.00%) Confluence
2 5 (10.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.00%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Mingle
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.00%) JasperReports
5 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 20 (40.00%) Selenium
2 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (26.00%) JIRA
4 12 (24.00%) JUnit
5 11 (22.00%) SpecFlow
6 10 (20.00%) Maven
7 8 (16.00%) HP UFT
8 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
9 6 (12.00%) JMeter
10 4 (8.00%) CruiseControl
10 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (8.00%) Gerrit
10 4 (8.00%) NUnit
10 4 (8.00%) SonarQube
10 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
10 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
11 3 (6.00%) JBehave
11 3 (6.00%) MSBuild
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) Banking
3 12 (24.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (10.00%) Front Office
5 2 (4.00%) Games
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) Electronics
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 19 (38.00%) Test Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Tester
5 6 (12.00%) Automation Tester
6 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) QA Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Low Latency Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (6.00%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Test Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) XML
2 12 (24.00%) .NET
3 8 (16.00%) jQuery
4 6 (12.00%) HTML
4 6 (12.00%) Web Services
5 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.00%) Drools
5 5 (10.00%) J2EE
5 5 (10.00%) JAXB
5 5 (10.00%) JMS
5 5 (10.00%) SOAP
6 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (8.00%) LINQ
6 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (8.00%) RESTful
6 4 (8.00%) WCF
7 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Unix
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (38.00%) BDD
3 19 (38.00%) TDD
4 17 (34.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (26.00%) Open Source
6 10 (20.00%) Scrum
7 9 (18.00%) Automated Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
8 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
8 7 (14.00%) SDLC
9 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 5 (10.00%) Functional Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Microservices
10 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
10 4 (8.00%) MVC
10 4 (8.00%) SOA
10 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) SQL
2 18 (36.00%) C#
3 17 (34.00%) Java
4 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.00%) Python
5 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (14.00%) Ruby
7 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (10.00%) Perl
8 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (10.00%) VB
8 5 (10.00%) VBA
8 5 (10.00%) VBScript
9 4 (8.00%) C
10 2 (4.00%) C++
10 2 (4.00%) XPath
11 1 (2.00%) PHP
11 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) IIBA
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) Solvency II
3 2 (4.00%) ISO20022
4 1 (2.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (2.00%) EMIR
4 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.00%) Ansible
2 2 (4.00%) Control-M
2 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) HP
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) IBM
4 3 (6.00%) Twitter
5 2 (4.00%) Rally
5 2 (4.00%) Sybase
6 1 (2.00%) ATG
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) Splunk