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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JSUnit
Rank 603 564 575
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +11
Contract jobs citing JSUnit 9 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.021% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.18% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
7468 6090 6091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.78% 11.80% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5016 3966 3448
Average daily rate £400 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 139 234
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +3.67%

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 23 October 2014.

JSUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JSUnit
Top 3 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 23 October 2014. 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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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 +2 9 £500 +72.41% 3
England -33 9 £500 +72.41% 3
Clapham - - - - 1

JSUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (96.97%) HTML
2 32 (96.97%) CSS
3 31 (93.94%) HTML5
4 27 (81.82%) Jasmine
4 27 (81.82%) OO
5 26 (78.79%) jQuery
6 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (75.76%) CSS3
7 20 (60.61%) Backbone.js
7 20 (60.61%) TDD
8 12 (36.36%) AngularJS
9 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 7 (21.21%) CMS
11 6 (18.18%) Python
12 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (12.12%) Node.js
13 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
13 4 (12.12%) PHPUnit
13 4 (12.12%) BDD
13 4 (12.12%) W3C
13 4 (12.12%) SEO
13 4 (12.12%) XML
13 4 (12.12%) MySQL
13 4 (12.12%) PHP
13 4 (12.12%) Ajax
13 4 (12.12%) Web Design
13 4 (12.12%) Benchmarking

JSUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) CMS
2 4 (12.12%) Node.js
3 3 (9.09%) TeamSite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DAB
2 3 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (81.82%) Jasmine
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) PHPUnit
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.06%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) jMock
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) JBehave
4 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.03%) Grunt
4 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.03%) Bower
4 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 3 (9.09%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) HTML
1 32 (96.97%) CSS
2 31 (93.94%) HTML5
3 26 (78.79%) jQuery
4 25 (75.76%) CSS3
5 20 (60.61%) Backbone.js
6 12 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (12.12%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) Ajax
8 4 (12.12%) Ember.js
9 3 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
10 2 (6.06%) .NET
11 1 (3.03%) Google Maps API
11 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
11 1 (3.03%) RESTful
11 1 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) W3C
2 1 (3.03%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) OO
2 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) TDD
4 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (12.12%) BDD
5 4 (12.12%) SEO
5 4 (12.12%) Web Design
5 4 (12.12%) Benchmarking
5 4 (12.12%) OO PHP
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Google
1 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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