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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
jMock
Rank 627 631 606
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Contract jobs citing jMock 30 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.052% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 30
Median daily rate £450 £548 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £379 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £623 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
-24.21% +15.62%
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
8958 8142 7291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 14.23% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6027 5367 4846
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 192 116
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 £29.53 £26.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
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 27 September 2016.

jMock Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

jMock
Top 18 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 27 September 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 +31 30 £450 -17.43% 10
London -15 14 £525 -4.54% 7
South East +24 8 £344 -25.72%
Yorkshire +14 6 £450 -
East Sussex - 6 £344 -
Sheffield - 4 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £450 -
West Yorkshire +6 2 £325 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Reading +15 1 - -
Berkshire +9 1 - -
Leeds +8 1 £275 -
Manchester - 1 £375 - 2
Winchester - 1 £330 -
Bradford - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £330 -
North West - 1 £375 - 2

jMock
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 60 (80.00%) Java
1 60 (80.00%) JUnit
1 60 (80.00%) TDD
2 59 (78.67%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (70.67%) REST
4 51 (68.00%) Jenkins
4 51 (68.00%) Spring
5 50 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (65.33%) Mockito
7 47 (62.67%) Maven
8 44 (58.67%) Web Services
9 39 (52.00%) Unit Testing
10 38 (50.67%) Git (software)
10 38 (50.67%) Gradle
11 33 (44.00%) Hibernate
12 32 (42.67%) BDD
13 30 (40.00%) JMS
14 29 (38.67%) Selenium
15 26 (34.67%) JSON
15 26 (34.67%) Finance
16 25 (33.33%) Java EE
16 25 (33.33%) Ant
17 24 (32.00%) JIRA
17 24 (32.00%) MVC
17 24 (32.00%) Cucumber
18 23 (30.67%) RESTful
18 23 (30.67%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (30.67%) Ajax
19 22 (29.33%) SOAP
20 21 (28.00%) Spring MVC

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 19 (25.33%) Confluence
1 19 (25.33%) Tomcat
2 16 (21.33%) IIS
3 11 (14.67%) JBoss
4 5 (6.67%) GlassFish
5 4 (5.33%) Jetty
6 3 (4.00%) Apache
7 1 (1.33%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) Google Play
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) AMQP
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
4 9 (12.00%) MySQL
4 9 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (8.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 60 (80.00%) JUnit
2 51 (68.00%) Jenkins
3 49 (65.33%) Mockito
4 47 (62.67%) Maven
5 38 (50.67%) Git (software)
5 38 (50.67%) Gradle
6 29 (38.67%) Selenium
7 25 (33.33%) Ant
8 24 (32.00%) Cucumber
8 24 (32.00%) JIRA
9 20 (26.67%) Hudson
9 20 (26.67%) Subversion
10 17 (22.67%) JMeter
10 17 (22.67%) WebDriver
11 16 (21.33%) SoapUI
12 14 (18.67%) Appium
12 14 (18.67%) git-flow
12 14 (18.67%) Hamcrest
12 14 (18.67%) Robolectric
12 14 (18.67%) Robotium
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Front Office
4 4 (5.33%) Wholesale Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (80.00%) Developer
2 39 (52.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Android Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Analyst
5 13 (17.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (17.33%) Test Analyst
6 10 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (10.67%) QA Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Agile Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Analyst Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Developer in Test
8 7 (9.33%) Java Analyst Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Test Automation Developer
9 6 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (6.67%) QA Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Test Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (70.67%) REST
2 51 (68.00%) Spring
3 44 (58.67%) Web Services
4 33 (44.00%) Hibernate
5 30 (40.00%) JMS
6 26 (34.67%) JSON
7 25 (33.33%) Java EE
8 23 (30.67%) Ajax
8 23 (30.67%) RESTful
9 22 (29.33%) SOAP
10 21 (28.00%) Spring MVC
11 20 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 18 (24.00%) jQuery
13 15 (20.00%) HTML
13 15 (20.00%) XML
14 14 (18.67%) AngularJS
14 14 (18.67%) CSS
15 12 (16.00%) PowerMock
16 11 (14.67%) J2EE
16 11 (14.67%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (22.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.00%) User Experience
4 4 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (4.00%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.33%) Derivative
6 1 (1.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Linux
2 14 (18.67%) Android
3 10 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 10 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (2.67%) Windows
5 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (80.00%) TDD
2 59 (78.67%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (52.00%) Unit Testing
5 32 (42.67%) BDD
6 24 (32.00%) MVC
7 23 (30.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (28.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 18 (24.00%) OO
9 18 (24.00%) Scrum
10 17 (22.67%) Integration Testing
10 17 (22.67%) User Stories
11 16 (21.33%) Compatibility Testing
11 16 (21.33%) E-Commerce
11 16 (21.33%) Functional Testing
11 16 (21.33%) Performance Testing
11 16 (21.33%) Regression Testing
11 16 (21.33%) System Integration Testing
12 14 (18.67%) Code Coverage
12 14 (18.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 60 (80.00%) Java
2 20 (26.67%) Groovy
2 20 (26.67%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.67%) Ruby
5 8 (10.67%) Clojure
5 8 (10.67%) Scala
6 5 (6.67%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.67%) Jython
9 1 (1.33%) C#
9 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Degree
2 16 (21.33%) ISEB
2 16 (21.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Control-M
1 4 (5.33%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Atlassian
2 16 (21.33%) Rally
3 14 (18.67%) Facebook
3 14 (18.67%) Google
3 14 (18.67%) Oracle
4 11 (14.67%) Optimizely
5 6 (8.00%) Sybase
6 5 (6.67%) ESRI
7 4 (5.33%) Caplin
7 4 (5.33%) IBM
7 4 (5.33%) MuleSoft
7 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.67%) Currenex
8 2 (2.67%) FXall
8 2 (2.67%) Murex
8 2 (2.67%) VMware