The table below looks at the statistics for JSUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSUnit over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JSUnit
Rank 568 554 520
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -34
Contract jobs citing JSUnit 8 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.024% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 17
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£450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £300
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
7034 6005 5043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.40% 11.95% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4629 3776 3188
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 113 159
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £19.19 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £54.00 £43.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

JSUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSUnit within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JSUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSUnit
Daily Rate Trend

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

JSUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JSUnit
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

JSUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JSUnit
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London -20 5 £450 +12.50% 4
England -25 5 £450 +12.50% 6
Crawley - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Southampton - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - - 2
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
South East - - - - 2

JSUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JSUnit 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 JSUnit.

1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 17 (94.44%) Jasmine
3 16 (88.89%) OO
3 16 (88.89%) HTML5
4 14 (77.78%) jQuery
4 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (72.22%) TDD
5 13 (72.22%) CSS3
6 10 (55.56%) Backbone.js
7 9 (50.00%) Python
8 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
9 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Migration
9 4 (22.22%) Sass
9 4 (22.22%) LESS
10 3 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 3 (16.67%) Separation of Concerns
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (16.67%) Dojo
10 3 (16.67%) FileNet
10 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
10 3 (16.67%) IBM
11 2 (11.11%) W3C
11 2 (11.11%) DAB
11 2 (11.11%) Banking
11 2 (11.11%) REST
11 2 (11.11%) Ember.js
11 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS

JSUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JSUnit 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 JSUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) FileNet
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DAB
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Jasmine
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) jMock
3 1 (5.56%) JBehave
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 14 (77.78%) jQuery
4 13 (72.22%) CSS3
5 10 (55.56%) Backbone.js
6 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) Sass
7 4 (22.22%) LESS
8 3 (16.67%) Dojo
9 2 (11.11%) REST
9 2 (11.11%) Ember.js
9 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) OO
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 3 (16.67%) Separation of Concerns
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
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