The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 213 272 268
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -4
Contract jobs citing JUnit 662 463 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.22% 0.81% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 6.11% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 281 292
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £71.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -43.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -43.66%

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
8607 7573 6766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.90% 13.30% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5887 4994 4351
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 124 148
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.64 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.12 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £50.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend

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

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit within the UK.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JUnit
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

JUnit Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

JUnit
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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 +61 615 £450 +7.14% 134
London +34 278 £475 +11.76% 60
South East +60 166 £469 +16.45% 26
Oxfordshire +44 67 £475 - 4
North West +11 44 £425 +21.42% 9
Yorkshire +17 41 £425 +13.33% 6
Oxford +17 39 £475 -2.56% 2
Scotland +5 39 £375 +1.35% 10
City of London +21 34 £463 -7.50% 8
Manchester +19 33 £425 -15.00% 6
Glasgow +17 32 £400 +14.28% 6
West Yorkshire +11 32 £425 +13.33% 3
Croydon +7 26 £380 - 5
West Midlands -4 26 £450 +5.88% 4
West Sussex +19 25 £438 +8.69% 5
Leeds -3 22 £425 +13.33% 2
East Sussex +28 20 £413 +16.19% 6
East Midlands +17 20 £338 +9.75% 1
South West -5 20 £388 -3.12% 20
East of England +23 18 £470 +16.04% 8
Worthing - 18 £488 -
Surrey +3 17 £494 +82.87% 6
Brighton - 15 £500 - 5
Northamptonshire +6 14 £356 +22.84% 1
Birmingham 0 14 £450 - 3
Hampshire -18 12 £418 +27.28% 1
Northampton +3 10 £325 +12.06% 1
Camberley - 8 £525 -
Leatherhead - 8 £450 -
South Yorkshire 0 7 £425 -19.04% 2

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 1199 (89.88%) Java
2 936 (70.16%) Agile Software Development
3 802 (60.12%) Spring
4 561 (42.05%) Jenkins
5 533 (39.96%) Maven
6 485 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 478 (35.83%) Continuous Integration
8 474 (35.53%) TDD
9 465 (34.86%) HTML
10 460 (34.48%) SQL
11 452 (33.88%) REST
12 437 (32.76%) Scrum
13 411 (30.81%) Web Services
14 374 (28.04%) Oracle
15 366 (27.44%) CSS
16 361 (27.06%) Mockito
17 341 (25.56%) JIRA
18 336 (25.19%) JavaScript
19 334 (25.04%) Linux
20 331 (24.81%) JSON
21 327 (24.51%) XML
22 326 (24.44%) Hibernate
23 315 (23.61%) Subversion
24 308 (23.09%) Cucumber
25 294 (22.04%) Selenium
26 292 (21.89%) J2EE
27 278 (20.84%) BDD
28 274 (20.54%) SOAP
29 264 (19.79%) Tomcat
30 258 (19.34%) HTML5

JUnit
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
1 264 (19.79%) Tomcat
2 170 (12.74%) JBoss
3 168 (12.59%) Confluence
4 148 (11.09%) Apache
5 107 (8.02%) WebLogic
6 101 (7.57%) WebSphere
7 94 (7.05%) Elasticsearch
8 68 (5.10%) Jetty
9 47 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
10 34 (2.55%) nginx
11 33 (2.47%) IIS
12 28 (2.10%) GlassFish
13 26 (1.95%) Mule
14 17 (1.27%) CMS
15 15 (1.12%) Apache Solr
16 14 (1.05%) Apache ServiceMix
17 11 (0.82%) Apache Spark
18 9 (0.67%) Mule ESB
18 9 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 7 (0.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 36 (2.70%) HipChat
2 16 (1.20%) MS Excel
3 8 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.52%) Gliffy
5 5 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.30%) MS Office
7 1 (0.075%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (1.80%) Payment Gateway
2 17 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.45%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.30%) RMDS
5 3 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.15%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.15%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 154 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (4.12%) GitHub
3 51 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (2.02%) Amazon S3
6 26 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
7 22 (1.65%) Google Play
8 20 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (0.82%) Google App Engine
12 10 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
13 4 (0.30%) Lucidchart
13 4 (0.30%) PaaS
14 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.15%) Force.com
15 2 (0.15%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.15%) SaaS
16 1 (0.075%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 177 (13.27%) HTTP
2 43 (3.22%) SSH
3 40 (3.00%) DNS
4 36 (2.70%) OpenLDAP
4 36 (2.70%) OpenVPN
5 25 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 24 (1.80%) Internet
7 16 (1.20%) LDAP
8 15 (1.12%) SNMP
9 11 (0.82%) SSL
10 9 (0.67%) Kerberos
10 9 (0.67%) Wireshark
11 6 (0.45%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.45%) Network Security
12 5 (0.37%) Firewall
13 3 (0.22%) AMQP
13 3 (0.22%) DHCP
13 3 (0.22%) FTP
13 3 (0.22%) IPsec
14 2 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (14.47%) Relational Database
2 156 (11.69%) NoSQL
3 145 (10.87%) MongoDB
4 136 (10.19%) MySQL
5 117 (8.77%) Oracle Database
6 115 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
7 112 (8.40%) SQL Server
8 91 (6.82%) RDBMS
9 76 (5.70%) Hadoop
10 61 (4.57%) DB2
11 43 (3.22%) Neo4j
12 42 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 36 (2.70%) Apache Hive
14 30 (2.25%) Impala
15 27 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
16 23 (1.72%) Couchbase
17 21 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 18 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
18 18 (1.35%) Redis
19 17 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 561 (42.05%) Jenkins
2 533 (39.96%) Maven
3 485 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 361 (27.06%) Mockito
5 341 (25.56%) JIRA
6 315 (23.61%) Subversion
7 308 (23.09%) Cucumber
8 294 (22.04%) Selenium
9 177 (13.27%) Eclipse
10 162 (12.14%) Ant
11 156 (11.69%) Gradle
12 98 (7.35%) SoapUI
13 97 (7.27%) JMeter
14 84 (6.30%) SonarQube
15 78 (5.85%) TestNG
16 76 (5.70%) JBehave
17 74 (5.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 66 (4.95%) IntelliJ
19 65 (4.87%) Spock
20 60 (4.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 222 (16.64%) Finance
2 125 (9.37%) Banking
3 40 (3.00%) Retail
4 39 (2.92%) Investment Banking
5 36 (2.70%) Front Office
6 29 (2.17%) Marketing
6 29 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.95%) Publishing
8 18 (1.35%) Electronics
9 17 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.67%) Advertising
11 7 (0.52%) Legal
11 7 (0.52%) Wholesale Banking
12 5 (0.37%) Games
13 4 (0.30%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.22%) Back Office
14 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.22%) French Language
14 3 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1024 (76.76%) Developer
2 765 (57.35%) Java Developer
3 216 (16.19%) Senior Developer
4 162 (12.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 110 (8.25%) Agile Developer
6 103 (7.72%) Agile Java Developer
7 77 (5.77%) Lead Developer
8 76 (5.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 76 (5.70%) Scala Developer
9 51 (3.82%) Java Scala Developer
10 48 (3.60%) Software Engineer
11 46 (3.45%) Java Engineer
11 46 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
12 45 (3.37%) Analyst
13 44 (3.30%) J2EE Developer
13 44 (3.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 44 (3.30%) Software Developer
14 43 (3.22%) Architect
14 43 (3.22%) DevOps Engineer
15 40 (3.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 802 (60.12%) Spring
2 465 (34.86%) HTML
3 452 (33.88%) REST
4 411 (30.81%) Web Services
5 366 (27.44%) CSS
6 331 (24.81%) JSON
7 327 (24.51%) XML
8 326 (24.44%) Hibernate
9 292 (21.89%) J2EE
10 274 (20.54%) SOAP
11 258 (19.34%) HTML5
12 251 (18.82%) RESTful
13 202 (15.14%) jQuery
14 191 (14.32%) JSP
15 179 (13.42%) AngularJS
16 176 (13.19%) CSS3
17 170 (12.74%) JMS
18 166 (12.44%) Ajax
19 162 (12.14%) Java EE
20 146 (10.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 86 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (5.25%) User Experience
3 50 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 46 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 32 (2.40%) Visualisation
7 29 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 29 (2.17%) iPad
8 24 (1.80%) Algorithms
9 20 (1.50%) Social Media
10 19 (1.42%) Data Structures
10 19 (1.42%) Equities
11 17 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
11 17 (1.27%) Fixed Income
12 14 (1.05%) Derivative
13 12 (0.90%) N-Tier
14 11 (0.82%) IVR
15 10 (0.75%) Smart Meter
16 9 (0.67%) Virtual Team
16 9 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 334 (25.04%) Linux
2 202 (15.14%) Unix
3 75 (5.62%) Windows
4 36 (2.70%) Android
5 29 (2.17%) CentOS
6 19 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.90%) Mac OS X
7 12 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.90%) Solaris
8 7 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.45%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.22%) VMS
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.075%) AIX
12 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 936 (70.16%) Agile Software Development
2 478 (35.83%) Continuous Integration
3 474 (35.53%) TDD
4 437 (32.76%) Scrum
5 278 (20.84%) BDD
6 219 (16.42%) OO
7 210 (15.74%) Open Source
8 186 (13.94%) MVC
9 182 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 175 (13.12%) Unit Testing
11 172 (12.89%) Automated Testing
12 131 (9.82%) DevOps
13 130 (9.75%) Web Development
14 117 (8.77%) Microservices
15 115 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
16 110 (8.25%) Kanban
17 108 (8.10%) Configuration Management
17 108 (8.10%) Front End Development
18 105 (7.87%) Test Automation
19 104 (7.80%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1199 (89.88%) Java
2 460 (34.48%) SQL
3 336 (25.19%) JavaScript
4 218 (16.34%) Ruby
5 184 (13.79%) Scala
6 167 (12.52%) Python
7 120 (9.00%) C#
8 107 (8.02%) Groovy
9 87 (6.52%) PL/SQL
10 73 (5.47%) Shell Script
11 67 (5.02%) Perl
12 48 (3.60%) C++
13 28 (2.10%) Bash Shell
14 27 (2.02%) T-SQL
15 24 (1.80%) VB
16 15 (1.12%) C
17 14 (1.05%) Haskell
18 13 (0.97%) PHP
19 8 (0.60%) XPath
20 6 (0.45%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 159 (11.92%) Security Cleared
2 128 (9.60%) SC Cleared
3 85 (6.37%) Degree
4 32 (2.40%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
6 15 (1.12%) ISEB
7 14 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.97%) Sun Certification
9 12 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
10 11 (0.82%) OCPJP
11 4 (0.30%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.30%) PhD
12 3 (0.22%) OCMJD
13 1 (0.075%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.075%) HND
13 1 (0.075%) MCSA
13 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.075%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (10.19%) QA
2 6 (0.45%) SDET
3 4 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.15%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.15%) WCAG
6 1 (0.075%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.075%) FATCA
6 1 (0.075%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.075%) SLA
6 1 (0.075%) TickIT
System Software
1 103 (7.72%) Docker
2 36 (2.70%) Postfix
2 36 (2.70%) Squid
3 34 (2.55%) vCloud
4 19 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.82%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.60%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.15%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.15%) GridGain
8 2 (0.15%) HDFS
8 2 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 91 (6.82%) Puppet
2 67 (5.02%) Ansible
3 40 (3.00%) Kubernetes
4 38 (2.85%) Kibana
4 38 (2.85%) logstash
4 38 (2.85%) Terraform
5 37 (2.77%) Rancher
5 37 (2.77%) ZABBIX
6 29 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (0.97%) BladeLogic
9 12 (0.90%) yum
10 7 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
11 5 (0.37%) Oozie
12 4 (0.30%) Bareos
12 4 (0.30%) Control-M
12 4 (0.30%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.22%) Nagios
14 2 (0.15%) Grafana
14 2 (0.15%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 374 (28.04%) Oracle
2 139 (10.42%) Google
3 59 (4.42%) Sybase
4 56 (4.20%) Atlassian
4 56 (4.20%) VMware
5 46 (3.45%) IBM
6 39 (2.92%) Sonatype
7 33 (2.47%) HP
7 33 (2.47%) hybris
8 29 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 27 (2.02%) Microsoft
10 24 (1.80%) ATG
11 21 (1.57%) Endeca
12 18 (1.35%) Facebook
13 17 (1.27%) SAP
14 16 (1.20%) Perforce
14 16 (1.20%) Talend
14 16 (1.20%) webMethods
15 15 (1.12%) Adobe
16 14 (1.05%) Rally
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