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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FitNesse
UK
Rank 558 576 591
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 38 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.082% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.56% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 19
Median daily rate £525 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -15.00%
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
7647 7452 7110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 14.57% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5092 4923 4728
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 205 128
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £54.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

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 20 February 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 20 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 20 February 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 +41 37 £525 +25.00% 7
London +2 27 £575 +29.21% 2
Yorkshire +22 4 £363 -2.02% 2
West Yorkshire +14 4 £363 -2.02% 1
Leeds +11 4 £363 -2.02% 1
South East - 4 - -
West Sussex - 3 - -
Worthing - 3 - -
Croydon -3 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £363 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £363 - 1
Scotland +18 1 - -
North West +15 1 £138 -
Manchester +11 1 £138 -
East of England -4 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire -4 1 - - 2
Berkshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 51 (73.91%) Java
2 50 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (71.01%) Selenium
4 48 (69.57%) Cucumber
5 35 (50.72%) BDD
5 35 (50.72%) Scrum
6 33 (47.83%) JBehave
7 30 (43.48%) Jenkins
8 28 (40.58%) Test Automation
9 27 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (37.68%) Kanban
10 26 (37.68%) Open Source
11 25 (36.23%) WebDriver
11 25 (36.23%) TDD
11 25 (36.23%) JUnit
12 23 (33.33%) JIRA
12 23 (33.33%) QA
13 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
13 22 (31.88%) Non-Functional Testing
14 20 (28.99%) Automation Testing
14 20 (28.99%) Spring
15 18 (26.09%) Finance
15 18 (26.09%) REST
16 17 (24.64%) Gherkin
16 17 (24.64%) TeamCity
16 17 (24.64%) Tomcat
16 17 (24.64%) Robot Framework
17 16 (23.19%) Continuous Delivery
17 16 (23.19%) NUnit
17 16 (23.19%) SoapUI

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 17 (24.64%) Tomcat
2 14 (20.29%) Confluence
3 3 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
4 2 (2.90%) nginx
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Big Data
2 5 (7.25%) DB2
3 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.35%) MySQL
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.45%) HBase
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.45%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.45%) Redis
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (71.01%) Selenium
2 48 (69.57%) Cucumber
3 33 (47.83%) JBehave
4 30 (43.48%) Jenkins
5 25 (36.23%) JUnit
5 25 (36.23%) WebDriver
6 23 (33.33%) JIRA
7 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
8 17 (24.64%) Robot Framework
8 17 (24.64%) TeamCity
9 16 (23.19%) NUnit
9 16 (23.19%) SoapUI
10 15 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (20.29%) JMeter
11 14 (20.29%) Maven
12 11 (15.94%) Mockito
13 9 (13.04%) Concordion
13 9 (13.04%) Moq
14 7 (10.14%) LoadRunner
14 7 (10.14%) Subversion
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Retail
4 3 (4.35%) Publishing
5 2 (2.90%) Front Office
5 2 (2.90%) Games
5 2 (2.90%) German Language
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Back Office
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Java Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Tester
3 15 (21.74%) Automation Tester
4 12 (17.39%) Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Test Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.70%) Agile Test Manager
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Developer in Test
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (4.35%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (4.35%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) Spring
2 18 (26.09%) REST
3 17 (24.64%) Gherkin
4 14 (20.29%) RESTful
5 12 (17.39%) SOAP
5 12 (17.39%) XML
6 10 (14.49%) Hibernate
6 10 (14.49%) Web Services
7 8 (11.59%) Apache CXF
8 6 (8.70%) .NET
8 6 (8.70%) JSON
9 4 (5.80%) HTML
10 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.35%) Guice
10 3 (4.35%) jQuery
10 3 (4.35%) Lambda Expressions
11 2 (2.90%) Guava
11 2 (2.90%) HATEOAS
11 2 (2.90%) JAX-RS
11 2 (2.90%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Fintech
2 2 (2.90%) User Experience
3 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.45%) Derivative
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) Equities
3 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.45%) iPad
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Unix
5 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.72%) BDD
2 35 (50.72%) Scrum
3 28 (40.58%) Test Automation
4 27 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (37.68%) Kanban
5 26 (37.68%) Open Source
6 25 (36.23%) TDD
7 22 (31.88%) Non-Functional Testing
8 20 (28.99%) Automation Testing
9 16 (23.19%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (20.29%) ATDD
11 13 (18.84%) Microservices
12 11 (15.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (15.94%) Functional Testing
12 11 (15.94%) Integration Testing
12 11 (15.94%) Regression Testing
12 11 (15.94%) Test Scripting
12 11 (15.94%) Test Strategy
13 10 (14.49%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (73.91%) Java
2 12 (17.39%) SQL
3 10 (14.49%) Ruby
4 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.70%) C#
6 4 (5.80%) C++
7 3 (4.35%) Python
7 3 (4.35%) XPath
7 3 (4.35%) XQuery
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Scala
8 2 (2.90%) VBA
8 2 (2.90%) VBScript
9 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.33%) QA
2 10 (14.49%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (14.49%) EMIR
3 9 (13.04%) MiFID
4 5 (7.25%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Docker
2 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (10.14%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Atlassian
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) Compuware
4 2 (2.90%) Empirix
4 2 (2.90%) Green Hat
4 2 (2.90%) Informatica
4 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.45%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.45%) Twitter