The table below looks at the statistics for jMock skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jMock over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jMock
Rank 597 633 582
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -51
Contract jobs citing jMock 33 11 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.020% 0.087%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.13% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 41
Median daily rate £450 £463 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -22.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £306 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £538 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
8275 8303 7357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.60% 14.98% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5569 5582 5059
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 £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 187 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

jMock
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing jMock as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

jMock Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

jMock
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jMock within the UK.

jMock Daily Rate Trend in the UK

jMock
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing jMock within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

jMock Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

jMock
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jMock within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +46 31 £450 - 10
London +13 15 £500 +48.14% 7
Yorkshire +20 7 £450 -
Sheffield - 7 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £450 -
South East - 5 £434 -
City of London +3 3 - - 2
East Midlands -1 3 £345 -29.23% 1
Leicester - 3 £345 -
Leicestershire - 3 £345 -
Faversham - 2 £525 -
Wales - 2 £400 -
Hampshire - 2 £330 -
Kent - 2 £525 -
Newport - 2 £400 -
South Wales - 2 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £330 -
East Sussex - 1 £344 -

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing jMock 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 jMock.

1 51 (86.44%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (83.05%) TDD
3 48 (81.36%) JUnit
4 46 (77.97%) Java
5 40 (67.80%) Spring
6 39 (66.10%) Mockito
7 36 (61.02%) REST
7 36 (61.02%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (57.63%) Web Services
9 33 (55.93%) Scrum
10 32 (54.24%) Jenkins
11 30 (50.85%) Git (software)
12 27 (45.76%) Maven
13 26 (44.07%) BDD
14 24 (40.68%) Hibernate
15 21 (35.59%) SOAP
16 20 (33.90%) OO
16 20 (33.90%) Selenium
16 20 (33.90%) RESTful
16 20 (33.90%) Gradle
17 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
17 18 (30.51%) Java EE
17 18 (30.51%) Oracle
18 15 (25.42%) Tomcat
18 15 (25.42%) JSON
18 15 (25.42%) Finance
19 14 (23.73%) JIRA
19 14 (23.73%) MVC
20 13 (22.03%) Linux
20 13 (22.03%) SQL

jMock
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 15 (25.42%) Tomcat
2 10 (16.95%) Confluence
3 8 (13.56%) JBoss
4 6 (10.17%) IIS
5 4 (6.78%) Apache
6 2 (3.39%) Jetty
7 1 (1.69%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Google Play
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) AMQP
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) MongoDB
2 12 (20.34%) NoSQL
3 11 (18.64%) Relational Database
4 9 (15.25%) MySQL
5 8 (13.56%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 48 (81.36%) JUnit
2 39 (66.10%) Mockito
3 32 (54.24%) Jenkins
4 30 (50.85%) Git (software)
5 27 (45.76%) Maven
6 20 (33.90%) Gradle
6 20 (33.90%) Selenium
7 14 (23.73%) JIRA
8 12 (20.34%) DbUnit
9 11 (18.64%) Ant
9 11 (18.64%) Hudson
10 10 (16.95%) Appium
10 10 (16.95%) EasyMock
10 10 (16.95%) git-flow
10 10 (16.95%) Hamcrest
10 10 (16.95%) Robolectric
10 10 (16.95%) Robotium
10 10 (16.95%) Subversion
11 9 (15.25%) Spock
12 8 (13.56%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 46 (77.97%) Developer
2 34 (57.63%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Android Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Angular Developer
9 2 (3.39%) J2EE Applications Developer
9 2 (3.39%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (67.80%) Spring
2 36 (61.02%) REST
3 34 (57.63%) Web Services
4 24 (40.68%) Hibernate
5 21 (35.59%) SOAP
6 20 (33.90%) RESTful
7 18 (30.51%) Java EE
8 15 (25.42%) JSON
9 12 (20.34%) JMS
9 12 (20.34%) PowerMock
10 11 (18.64%) HTML
10 11 (18.64%) J2EE
10 11 (18.64%) Spring MVC
11 10 (16.95%) Ajax
11 10 (16.95%) XML
12 8 (13.56%) CSS
12 8 (13.56%) jQuery
12 8 (13.56%) Spring Boot
13 7 (11.86%) iOS SDK
14 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (8.47%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Android
3 8 (13.56%) Unix
4 7 (11.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.39%) Windows
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (86.44%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (83.05%) TDD
3 36 (61.02%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (55.93%) Scrum
5 26 (44.07%) BDD
6 20 (33.90%) OO
7 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
8 14 (23.73%) MVC
9 13 (22.03%) Open Source
10 12 (20.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
10 12 (20.34%) Microservices
11 10 (16.95%) Analytics
11 10 (16.95%) Android Development
11 10 (16.95%) Automation Testing
11 10 (16.95%) Code Coverage
11 10 (16.95%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (16.95%) SOLID
11 10 (16.95%) UML
12 9 (15.25%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.03%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) Clojure
3 9 (15.25%) Ruby
3 9 (15.25%) Scala
4 8 (13.56%) Groovy
5 7 (11.86%) Python
6 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.08%) Perl
7 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) ISEB
2 6 (10.17%) ISTQB
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (5.08%) OCMJD
3 3 (5.08%) OCPJWCD
3 3 (5.08%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Control-M
2 2 (3.39%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Terraform
3 1 (1.69%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Facebook
2 10 (16.95%) Google
3 8 (13.56%) Atlassian
3 8 (13.56%) Optimizely
4 6 (10.17%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (8.47%) Sybase
6 3 (5.08%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.39%) Murex
7 2 (3.39%) VMware
8 1 (1.69%) Caplin
8 1 (1.69%) IBM
8 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.69%) Veracode
8 1 (1.69%) WorldPay