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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
UK
Rank 219 282 220
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -62
Contract jobs citing JUnit 492 407 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 0.80% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.77% 5.34% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 281 385
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-34.54% +22.22%

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
7271 7624 6916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 15.02% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4840 5082 4704
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 203 120
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £24.77 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +68 464 £450 - 146
London +40 230 £500 +4.16% 68
South East +26 84 £494 +23.53% 23
East of England +7 29 £313 -24.24% 10
Oxfordshire +28 27 £550 +22.22% 3
North West +34 26 £338 -15.62% 5
South West +9 23 £380 +1.33% 18
City of London -5 23 £606 +29.67% 19
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 22 £340 -9.33% 2
North East -4 22 £340 -9.33% 2
Tyne and Wear -8 22 £340 -9.33% 2
Manchester +27 21 £325 -21.21% 4
Oxford +24 20 £600 +33.33%
West Midlands +16 19 £513 +70.83% 7
Leeds -4 19 £471 +8.83% 3
West Yorkshire -8 19 £471 +4.72% 3
Yorkshire -17 19 £463 +2.77% 5
Surrey +18 13 £320 -33.85% 3
Wales +16 11 £425 -8.10% 1
Hampshire -10 11 £418 +7.74% 4
Scotland +11 10 £380 +12.59% 3
West Sussex +10 9 £507 +76.21% 1
Berkshire +10 9 £425 -5.55% 7
Kent - 9 £400 - 2
Essex +4 8 £260 -20.00% 3
Solihull - 8 £550 -
Worthing - 8 £507 -
Gloucestershire +1 7 £525 +0.96% 8
Woking - 7 £320 -
Hertfordshire - 7 £375 - 4

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 970 (80.43%) Java
2 894 (74.13%) Agile Software Development
3 606 (50.25%) Spring
4 573 (47.51%) Jenkins
5 524 (43.45%) TDD
6 523 (43.37%) Scrum
7 517 (42.87%) Git (software)
8 506 (41.96%) Maven
9 432 (35.82%) Linux
10 388 (32.17%) Continuous Integration
11 386 (32.01%) SQL
12 374 (31.01%) Cucumber
13 359 (29.77%) REST
14 358 (29.68%) JIRA
15 329 (27.28%) JSON
16 327 (27.11%) Selenium
17 318 (26.37%) Oracle
18 314 (26.04%) BDD
19 303 (25.12%) Mockito
20 301 (24.96%) Web Services
21 296 (24.54%) JavaScript
22 284 (23.55%) HTML
23 281 (23.30%) XML
24 264 (21.89%) RESTful
25 257 (21.31%) Hibernate
26 220 (18.24%) SOAP
26 220 (18.24%) CSS
27 212 (17.58%) Unix
28 211 (17.50%) Finance
29 210 (17.41%) Amazon AWS

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
1 201 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 198 (16.42%) Confluence
3 160 (13.27%) Apache
4 131 (10.86%) Elasticsearch
5 113 (9.37%) WebSphere
6 106 (8.79%) JBoss
7 63 (5.22%) WebLogic
8 43 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 28 (2.32%) Apache Spark
9 28 (2.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 24 (1.99%) nginx
10 24 (1.99%) WebSphere Process Server
11 22 (1.82%) CMS
12 19 (1.58%) Apache Solr
12 19 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
13 16 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (1.33%) Jetty
14 15 (1.24%) Documentum
14 15 (1.24%) Mule
15 14 (1.16%) Alfresco
Applications
1 77 (6.38%) HipChat
2 9 (0.75%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) MS Office
5 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (1.82%) RMDS
2 12 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.66%) ION MarketView
4 8 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.083%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.083%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.083%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 210 (17.41%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (5.89%) GitHub
3 43 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 42 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (2.57%) Amazon SQS
6 29 (2.40%) Amazon S3
7 26 (2.16%) PaaS
8 20 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.83%) OpenShift
11 9 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (0.75%) SaaS
12 8 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 8 (0.66%) IaaS
13 6 (0.50%) CloudBees
14 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 4 (0.33%) Google Play
15 4 (0.33%) Slack
16 3 (0.25%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 119 (9.87%) HTTP
2 91 (7.55%) DNS
3 82 (6.80%) OpenLDAP
3 82 (6.80%) OpenVPN
3 82 (6.80%) SSH
4 28 (2.32%) Internet
5 23 (1.91%) Reverse Proxy
6 21 (1.74%) LDAP
7 18 (1.49%) IPsec
8 17 (1.41%) TCP/IP
8 17 (1.41%) VPN
9 9 (0.75%) AMQP
10 5 (0.41%) FTP
10 5 (0.41%) SSL
11 4 (0.33%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.33%) SNMP
12 2 (0.17%) IPv4
12 2 (0.17%) Network Security
13 1 (0.083%) IPv6
13 1 (0.083%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (12.85%) PostgreSQL
2 142 (11.77%) Relational Database
3 118 (9.78%) MongoDB
4 112 (9.29%) Hadoop
5 107 (8.87%) MySQL
6 102 (8.46%) NoSQL
7 57 (4.73%) SQL Server
8 56 (4.64%) Oracle Database
9 54 (4.48%) Big Data
10 50 (4.15%) RDBMS
11 37 (3.07%) DB2
12 30 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 29 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (1.91%) Couchbase
15 15 (1.24%) MarkLogic
16 14 (1.16%) HBase
17 13 (1.08%) Apache Hive
18 12 (1.00%) Jackrabbit
19 11 (0.91%) Redis
20 10 (0.83%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 573 (47.51%) Jenkins
2 517 (42.87%) Git (software)
3 506 (41.96%) Maven
4 374 (31.01%) Cucumber
5 358 (29.68%) JIRA
6 327 (27.11%) Selenium
7 303 (25.12%) Mockito
8 194 (16.09%) Ant
9 182 (15.09%) Subversion
10 138 (11.44%) Gradle
11 130 (10.78%) WebDriver
12 124 (10.28%) SonarQube
13 119 (9.87%) Eclipse
14 112 (9.29%) Sonatype Nexus
15 100 (8.29%) SoapUI
16 93 (7.71%) TeamCity
17 92 (7.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 91 (7.55%) JBehave
19 89 (7.38%) JMeter
20 84 (6.97%) Bitbucket
General
1 211 (17.50%) Finance
2 154 (12.77%) Banking
3 46 (3.81%) Publishing
4 42 (3.48%) Front Office
5 37 (3.07%) Games
6 35 (2.90%) Retail
7 31 (2.57%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.33%) Marketing
10 9 (0.75%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.66%) Electronics
11 8 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.58%) Advertising
13 5 (0.41%) Back Office
14 4 (0.33%) French Language
14 4 (0.33%) Legal
15 3 (0.25%) Automotive
16 2 (0.17%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 756 (62.69%) Developer
2 583 (48.34%) Java Developer
3 138 (11.44%) Senior Developer
4 104 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 83 (6.88%) Software Engineer
6 76 (6.30%) Test Engineer
7 73 (6.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 60 (4.98%) Tester
9 57 (4.73%) Agile Developer
10 56 (4.64%) Agile Java Developer
11 53 (4.39%) Java Engineer
12 47 (3.90%) Automation Tester
12 47 (3.90%) QA Engineer
13 40 (3.32%) Java Software Engineer
13 40 (3.32%) QA Test Engineer
14 37 (3.07%) Developer in Test
15 35 (2.90%) Analyst
15 35 (2.90%) Quality Engineer
16 34 (2.82%) Java Software Developer
17 33 (2.74%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 606 (50.25%) Spring
2 359 (29.77%) REST
3 329 (27.28%) JSON
4 301 (24.96%) Web Services
5 284 (23.55%) HTML
6 281 (23.30%) XML
7 264 (21.89%) RESTful
8 257 (21.31%) Hibernate
9 220 (18.24%) CSS
9 220 (18.24%) SOAP
10 179 (14.84%) J2EE
11 160 (13.27%) AngularJS
12 158 (13.10%) JMS
13 152 (12.60%) HTML5
14 133 (11.03%) jQuery
15 122 (10.12%) Node.js
16 120 (9.95%) Java EE
17 118 (9.78%) Spring MVC
18 100 (8.29%) CSS3
19 91 (7.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (4.06%) User Experience
3 44 (3.65%) Fixed Income
4 39 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 36 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 28 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 25 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.08%) Virtual Team
10 11 (0.91%) Derivative
10 11 (0.91%) iPad
10 11 (0.91%) Wiki
11 10 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (0.83%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.75%) Social Media
12 9 (0.75%) Taxonomies
13 8 (0.66%) Animation
13 8 (0.66%) Smart Meter
14 7 (0.58%) Fintech
14 7 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 432 (35.82%) Linux
2 212 (17.58%) Unix
3 69 (5.72%) Windows
4 67 (5.56%) CentOS
5 44 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (2.65%) Android
7 29 (2.40%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.08%) RancherOS
8 13 (1.08%) VyOS
9 12 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.83%) AIX
10 10 (0.83%) Solaris
11 8 (0.66%) HPUX
12 4 (0.33%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.083%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.083%) VMS
14 1 (0.083%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 894 (74.13%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (43.45%) TDD
3 523 (43.37%) Scrum
4 388 (32.17%) Continuous Integration
5 314 (26.04%) BDD
6 206 (17.08%) DevOps
7 188 (15.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 181 (15.01%) Unit Testing
9 178 (14.76%) Automated Testing
10 166 (13.76%) Software Engineering
11 157 (13.02%) Configuration Management
11 157 (13.02%) Test Automation
12 153 (12.69%) MVC
13 148 (12.27%) OO
14 131 (10.86%) Open Source
15 130 (10.78%) Kanban
16 105 (8.71%) Microservices
17 104 (8.62%) Web Development
18 100 (8.29%) Automation Testing
19 96 (7.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 970 (80.43%) Java
2 386 (32.01%) SQL
3 296 (24.54%) JavaScript
4 172 (14.26%) Shell Script
5 157 (13.02%) Ruby
6 144 (11.94%) Scala
7 113 (9.37%) Python
8 78 (6.47%) C#
9 58 (4.81%) PL/SQL
10 44 (3.65%) Perl
10 44 (3.65%) XPath
11 41 (3.40%) Korn
12 33 (2.74%) Groovy
13 26 (2.16%) PHP
14 23 (1.91%) C++
15 21 (1.74%) Bash Shell
16 19 (1.58%) C
17 18 (1.49%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.08%) Apple Swift
18 13 (1.08%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 171 (14.18%) Security Cleared
2 136 (11.28%) SC Cleared
3 62 (5.14%) Degree
4 34 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 32 (2.65%) CTC Cleared
6 28 (2.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 16 (1.33%) ISEB
8 14 (1.16%) Sun Certification
9 12 (1.00%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.25%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.25%) OCMJD
12 3 (0.25%) OCPJP
12 3 (0.25%) OCPJWCD
13 1 (0.083%) CCNA
13 1 (0.083%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.083%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.083%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (13.02%) QA
2 34 (2.82%) SDET
2 34 (2.82%) WCAG
3 20 (1.66%) FATCA
4 12 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (0.83%) MiFID
6 9 (0.75%) EMIR
7 6 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.33%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.25%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.083%) SAS 70
System Software
1 197 (16.33%) Docker
2 81 (6.72%) Postfix
2 81 (6.72%) Squid
3 80 (6.63%) vCloud
4 10 (0.83%) HDFS
5 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.25%) vSphere
6 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.17%) Varnish
7 1 (0.083%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.083%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.083%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 139 (11.53%) Ansible
2 128 (10.61%) Puppet
3 94 (7.79%) Kibana
4 93 (7.71%) logstash
5 91 (7.55%) Kubernetes
6 88 (7.30%) Terraform
7 84 (6.97%) ZABBIX
8 82 (6.80%) Rancher
9 41 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
10 29 (2.40%) Consul
11 27 (2.24%) Packer
12 16 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
13 13 (1.08%) Grafana
13 13 (1.08%) HAProxy
14 9 (0.75%) rkt
15 7 (0.58%) Oozie
16 6 (0.50%) Nagios
17 5 (0.41%) Capistrano
18 4 (0.33%) CloudHub
19 3 (0.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 318 (26.37%) Oracle
2 101 (8.37%) Atlassian
3 86 (7.13%) VMware
4 83 (6.88%) Sonatype
5 49 (4.06%) Google
6 48 (3.98%) Red Hat
7 44 (3.65%) Solace
8 33 (2.74%) MuleSoft
9 32 (2.65%) AppDynamics
9 32 (2.65%) hybris
10 30 (2.49%) IBM
10 30 (2.49%) Perforce
11 29 (2.40%) TIBCO
12 27 (2.24%) ION Trading
13 25 (2.07%) Sybase
14 24 (1.99%) Reuters
15 20 (1.66%) ATG
16 19 (1.58%) Microsoft
17 18 (1.49%) HP
18 16 (1.33%) Splunk
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Pearson Frank
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Pearson Frank
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £280.00 - £312.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago