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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 191 301 259
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -42
Contract jobs citing JUnit 636 417 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 0.76% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.72% 5.06% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 288 345
Median daily rate £450 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £640 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £71.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% -22.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-34.54% -22.53%

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
8243 8242 7368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 14.99% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5528 5563 5064
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 179 120
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 £32.35 £24.23 £23.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +92 590 £450 - 119
London +43 275 £500 +3.62% 52
South East +51 119 £463 +8.82% 10
Oxfordshire +22 43 £538 +19.44% 4
North West +23 41 £419 +8.06% 8
Yorkshire +10 36 £450 - 5
West Midlands +15 34 £363 - 6
West Yorkshire +10 34 £450 - 2
Leeds +18 33 £450 +2.85% 2
East of England +18 33 £375 -6.25% 7
Wales +28 32 £475 +2.70% 2
Manchester +21 31 £440 +10.00% 6
City of London -41 28 £600 -7.69% 15
Hampshire +12 27 £420 +12.00% 2
Oxford +12 25 £550 +22.22% 2
South West +5 20 £400 -5.88% 22
North East -11 18 £340 -11.97% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 18 £340 -11.97%
Tyne and Wear -16 18 £340 -11.97%
Hertfordshire +9 13 £375 -6.25% 2
West Wales - 13 £475 -
Swansea - 13 £475 -
South Wales +15 12 £425 -5.55% 2
West Sussex +19 11 £507 -
Berkshire +13 11 £431 -4.16%
Surrey +12 10 £320 -37.86% 1
Croydon -14 10 £488 +21.87%
East Midlands - 10 £345 - 8
East Sussex +17 8 £300 -
Glasgow +13 8 £293 +8.33%

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1069 (79.13%) Java
2 1006 (74.46%) Agile Software Development
3 686 (50.78%) Spring
4 631 (46.71%) Jenkins
5 590 (43.67%) Maven
6 585 (43.30%) Scrum
7 580 (42.93%) Git (software)
8 536 (39.67%) TDD
9 472 (34.94%) SQL
10 465 (34.42%) Linux
11 449 (33.23%) Continuous Integration
12 407 (30.13%) JIRA
13 395 (29.24%) REST
14 384 (28.42%) Cucumber
15 379 (28.05%) Oracle
16 360 (26.65%) JSON
17 341 (25.24%) Mockito
18 334 (24.72%) JavaScript
19 319 (23.61%) Web Services
20 315 (23.32%) HTML
21 313 (23.17%) Selenium
21 313 (23.17%) BDD
22 296 (21.91%) RESTful
23 281 (20.80%) XML
24 279 (20.65%) Amazon AWS
25 278 (20.58%) Hibernate
26 247 (18.28%) DevOps
27 240 (17.76%) SOAP
28 237 (17.54%) Ant
29 234 (17.32%) CSS

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
1 233 (17.25%) Confluence
2 216 (15.99%) Tomcat
3 201 (14.88%) Apache
4 197 (14.58%) Elasticsearch
5 120 (8.88%) JBoss
5 120 (8.88%) WebSphere
6 70 (5.18%) WebLogic
7 44 (3.26%) WebSphere Application Server
8 32 (2.37%) Apache Spark
9 29 (2.15%) Apache Solr
10 27 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (1.70%) nginx
12 21 (1.55%) WebSphere Process Server
13 20 (1.48%) CMS
14 17 (1.26%) Documentum
14 17 (1.26%) Jetty
14 17 (1.26%) Mule
15 16 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
16 14 (1.04%) IIS
16 14 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 110 (8.14%) HipChat
2 8 (0.59%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.15%) MS Office
4 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.074%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.26%) RMDS
2 11 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.074%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.074%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 279 (20.65%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (6.66%) GitHub
3 75 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 62 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
6 30 (2.22%) Amazon S3
7 26 (1.92%) PaaS
8 20 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (0.89%) Google Play
10 12 (0.89%) OpenShift
11 9 (0.67%) SaaS
12 8 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.59%) IaaS
13 7 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.44%) CloudBees
15 5 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
16 4 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 4 (0.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 129 (9.55%) HTTP
2 125 (9.25%) DNS
3 115 (8.51%) OpenLDAP
3 115 (8.51%) OpenVPN
3 115 (8.51%) SSH
4 33 (2.44%) Internet
5 25 (1.85%) LDAP
6 23 (1.70%) Reverse Proxy
7 18 (1.33%) IPsec
8 17 (1.26%) TCP/IP
8 17 (1.26%) VPN
9 9 (0.67%) AMQP
10 7 (0.52%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.52%) SNMP
11 5 (0.37%) FTP
12 4 (0.30%) SSL
13 2 (0.15%) PuTTY
14 1 (0.074%) DVB
14 1 (0.074%) Network Security
14 1 (0.074%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (15.40%) PostgreSQL
2 166 (12.29%) MongoDB
3 160 (11.84%) Relational Database
4 153 (11.32%) Hadoop
5 125 (9.25%) NoSQL
6 120 (8.88%) MySQL
7 77 (5.70%) Oracle Database
8 72 (5.33%) SQL Server
9 71 (5.26%) RDBMS
10 47 (3.48%) Big Data
11 45 (3.33%) DB2
12 41 (3.03%) Couchbase
13 34 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
14 28 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
15 19 (1.41%) MarkLogic
16 17 (1.26%) HBase
17 12 (0.89%) Apache Hive
18 11 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 11 (0.81%) Redis
19 10 (0.74%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 631 (46.71%) Jenkins
2 590 (43.67%) Maven
3 580 (42.93%) Git (software)
4 407 (30.13%) JIRA
5 384 (28.42%) Cucumber
6 341 (25.24%) Mockito
7 313 (23.17%) Selenium
8 237 (17.54%) Ant
9 193 (14.29%) Subversion
10 171 (12.66%) SonarQube
11 153 (11.32%) Sonatype Nexus
12 145 (10.73%) Gradle
13 139 (10.29%) Eclipse
14 118 (8.73%) Liquibase
15 116 (8.59%) Bitbucket
16 114 (8.44%) SoapUI
17 113 (8.36%) JIRA Agile
18 108 (7.99%) WebDriver
19 101 (7.48%) JMeter
20 99 (7.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 222 (16.43%) Finance
2 134 (9.92%) Banking
3 52 (3.85%) Publishing
4 47 (3.48%) Front Office
5 33 (2.44%) Games
6 31 (2.29%) Retail
7 25 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.33%) Marketing
10 11 (0.81%) Advertising
11 10 (0.74%) Electronics
11 10 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.37%) Back Office
13 5 (0.37%) French Language
14 4 (0.30%) Legal
14 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.22%) Automotive
16 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 869 (64.32%) Developer
2 661 (48.93%) Java Developer
3 157 (11.62%) Senior Developer
4 120 (8.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 99 (7.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 84 (6.22%) Software Engineer
7 81 (6.00%) Agile Developer
8 79 (5.85%) Agile Java Developer
9 71 (5.26%) Test Engineer
10 56 (4.15%) Java Engineer
11 54 (4.00%) Tester
12 48 (3.55%) Analyst
13 44 (3.26%) J2EE Developer
13 44 (3.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 44 (3.26%) Test Analyst
14 42 (3.11%) QA Engineer
15 39 (2.89%) Java Software Engineer
16 38 (2.81%) AWS Developer
17 37 (2.74%) Automation Tester
17 37 (2.74%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (50.78%) Spring
2 395 (29.24%) REST
3 360 (26.65%) JSON
4 319 (23.61%) Web Services
5 315 (23.32%) HTML
6 296 (21.91%) RESTful
7 281 (20.80%) XML
8 278 (20.58%) Hibernate
9 240 (17.76%) SOAP
10 234 (17.32%) CSS
11 214 (15.84%) J2EE
12 192 (14.21%) AngularJS
13 184 (13.62%) JMS
14 181 (13.40%) HTML5
15 160 (11.84%) jQuery
16 128 (9.47%) Spring MVC
17 127 (9.40%) Java EE
18 123 (9.10%) ELK Stack
19 121 (8.96%) Node.js
20 120 (8.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.44%) User Experience
3 42 (3.11%) Computer Science
4 32 (2.37%) Fixed Income
4 32 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 29 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 23 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.11%) Virtual Team
8 13 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 13 (0.96%) Derivative
8 13 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 11 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (0.74%) Smart Meter
10 10 (0.74%) Taxonomies
10 10 (0.74%) Wiki
11 9 (0.67%) iPad
11 9 (0.67%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.59%) Animation
12 8 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
13 7 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 465 (34.42%) Linux
2 211 (15.62%) Unix
3 96 (7.11%) CentOS
4 89 (6.59%) Windows
5 45 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (2.96%) Android
7 36 (2.66%) Apple iOS
8 13 (0.96%) RancherOS
8 13 (0.96%) Solaris
8 13 (0.96%) VyOS
9 12 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.81%) AIX
11 8 (0.59%) Windows Server
12 7 (0.52%) HPUX
13 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.30%) VMS
14 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.074%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1006 (74.46%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (43.30%) Scrum
3 536 (39.67%) TDD
4 449 (33.23%) Continuous Integration
5 313 (23.17%) BDD
6 247 (18.28%) DevOps
7 231 (17.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 192 (14.21%) Configuration Management
9 189 (13.99%) Software Engineering
10 187 (13.84%) Unit Testing
11 169 (12.51%) Automated Testing
12 167 (12.36%) MVC
13 163 (12.07%) OO
14 160 (11.84%) Kanban
15 142 (10.51%) Open Source
16 138 (10.21%) Test Automation
17 119 (8.81%) Service Management
18 115 (8.51%) Web Development
19 110 (8.14%) Identity Management
20 109 (8.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1069 (79.13%) Java
2 472 (34.94%) SQL
3 334 (24.72%) JavaScript
4 206 (15.25%) Ruby
5 179 (13.25%) Shell Script
6 157 (11.62%) Scala
7 112 (8.29%) Python
8 75 (5.55%) C#
9 62 (4.59%) PL/SQL
10 59 (4.37%) Groovy
10 59 (4.37%) Perl
11 41 (3.03%) XPath
12 37 (2.74%) Korn
13 30 (2.22%) C++
14 27 (2.00%) PHP
15 20 (1.48%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.33%) Objective-C
17 16 (1.18%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.11%) C
19 12 (0.89%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 196 (14.51%) Security Cleared
2 165 (12.21%) SC Cleared
3 65 (4.81%) Degree
4 48 (3.55%) CTC Cleared
5 33 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 29 (2.15%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.96%) ISEB
8 10 (0.74%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.67%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.30%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.22%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.22%) OCMJD
11 3 (0.22%) OCPJWCD
12 1 (0.074%) MCSA
12 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (12.66%) QA
2 34 (2.52%) SDET
3 28 (2.07%) WCAG
4 18 (1.33%) FATCA
5 7 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.22%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.15%) MiFID
10 1 (0.074%) EMIR
10 1 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.074%) SAS 70
System Software
1 224 (16.58%) Docker
2 114 (8.44%) Postfix
2 114 (8.44%) Squid
2 114 (8.44%) vCloud
3 10 (0.74%) HDFS
4 7 (0.52%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.22%) vSphere
6 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.074%) Varnish
7 1 (0.074%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 174 (12.88%) Puppet
2 173 (12.81%) Ansible
3 125 (9.25%) Kubernetes
4 124 (9.18%) logstash
5 123 (9.10%) Kibana
6 122 (9.03%) Terraform
7 116 (8.59%) Rancher
7 116 (8.59%) ZABBIX
8 44 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (2.00%) Consul
9 27 (2.00%) Packer
10 18 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (0.96%) HAProxy
12 9 (0.67%) Grafana
13 7 (0.52%) rkt
14 6 (0.44%) Nagios
14 6 (0.44%) Oozie
14 6 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
15 5 (0.37%) Capistrano
16 4 (0.30%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 379 (28.05%) Oracle
2 120 (8.88%) Atlassian
2 120 (8.88%) VMware
3 119 (8.81%) Sonatype
4 60 (4.44%) Google
5 50 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 40 (2.96%) hybris
6 40 (2.96%) Solace
6 40 (2.96%) Sybase
7 38 (2.81%) IBM
8 31 (2.29%) AppDynamics
9 30 (2.22%) MuleSoft
10 27 (2.00%) Perforce
11 22 (1.63%) Microsoft
12 21 (1.55%) HP
13 20 (1.48%) Reuters
14 18 (1.33%) TIBCO
15 17 (1.26%) Talend
16 15 (1.11%) ATG
16 15 (1.11%) ION Trading
Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £470 - £560 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
IQUO
Salary: Negotiable, Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
GridCell
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day (Depending on experience)
Posted: 24 days ago