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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 191 311 254
Rank change year-on-year
+120 -57
Contract jobs citing JUnit 730 423 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.38% 0.73% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.24% 5.13% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 245 351
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £71.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -42.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -42.95%

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
8864 8248 7366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.76% 14.23% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5953 5440 4882
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 195 119
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.37 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £71.00
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +138 690 £450 +5.88% 117
London +88 346 £475 +1.11% 52
South East +102 161 £450 +12.14% 13
Oxfordshire +40 70 £466 -4.41% 2
Yorkshire +19 44 £425 +13.33% 8
Oxford +15 39 £449 -10.25%
Hampshire +22 38 £423 +10.81% 5
North West +44 37 £425 +13.33% 8
West Yorkshire +14 37 £425 +16.04% 7
City of London +1 36 £500 -9.09% 9
East of England +28 34 £428 +22.14% 13
Croydon +14 33 £380 -
Scotland +15 32 £350 -6.66% 5
West Midlands +5 31 £480 +12.94% 6
Manchester +26 29 £425 +6.25% 5
Glasgow +19 27 £375 +10.29% 2
Leeds +1 27 £385 +5.11% 5
South West +20 25 £388 +19.23% 11
East Sussex +18 16 £362 +0.27% 2
Berkshire +17 15 £450 +4.34% 1
West Sussex +11 12 £488 +21.11%
Hertfordshire +5 12 £315 -21.37% 3
Brighton +16 11 £400 +10.34% 1
Winchester +6 11 £425 +13.33% 3
Luton - 11 £490 - 1
Bedfordshire - 11 £490 - 1
Reading +25 10 £450 +4.34% 1
Hook +3 10 £515 -
East Midlands -4 10 £400 -8.57% 6
Northampton +2 9 £400 +3.22% 1

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1146 (83.77%) Java
2 979 (71.56%) Agile Software Development
3 778 (56.87%) Spring
4 630 (46.05%) Jenkins
5 600 (43.86%) Maven
6 533 (38.96%) Git (software)
7 493 (36.04%) Scrum
8 486 (35.53%) TDD
9 480 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
10 457 (33.41%) SQL
11 431 (31.51%) REST
12 424 (30.99%) Oracle
13 405 (29.61%) Linux
14 401 (29.31%) JIRA
15 382 (27.92%) Web Services
16 366 (26.75%) HTML
17 356 (26.02%) Cucumber
18 351 (25.66%) JSON
19 337 (24.63%) Mockito
20 309 (22.59%) JavaScript
21 304 (22.22%) Selenium
22 297 (21.71%) Hibernate
23 291 (21.27%) RESTful
24 290 (21.20%) XML
25 283 (20.69%) SOAP
26 280 (20.47%) CSS
27 277 (20.25%) Tomcat
27 277 (20.25%) BDD
28 262 (19.15%) Subversion
29 261 (19.08%) J2EE

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
1 277 (20.25%) Tomcat
2 217 (15.86%) Confluence
3 198 (14.47%) Apache
4 165 (12.06%) Elasticsearch
5 159 (11.62%) JBoss
6 122 (8.92%) WebSphere
7 90 (6.58%) WebLogic
8 56 (4.09%) WebSphere Application Server
9 50 (3.65%) Jetty
10 30 (2.19%) Apache Solr
11 25 (1.83%) IIS
11 25 (1.83%) nginx
12 24 (1.75%) Apache Spark
13 23 (1.68%) Mule
14 16 (1.17%) CMS
15 15 (1.10%) GlassFish
16 13 (0.95%) Documentum
17 12 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
17 12 (0.88%) Mule ESB
17 12 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 94 (6.87%) HipChat
2 8 (0.58%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.22%) MS Office
4 3 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.073%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.80%) RMDS
2 11 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.29%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.15%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.073%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 243 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (5.19%) GitHub
2 71 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
4 41 (3.00%) Amazon S3
5 39 (2.85%) Amazon SQS
6 24 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (1.61%) Google Play
8 17 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (1.17%) PaaS
10 13 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.66%) OpenShift
13 8 (0.58%) SaaS
14 6 (0.44%) IaaS
15 5 (0.37%) CloudBees
15 5 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
16 3 (0.22%) Google App Engine
17 2 (0.15%) Force.com
17 2 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 143 (10.45%) HTTP
2 102 (7.46%) SSH
3 98 (7.16%) DNS
4 96 (7.02%) OpenLDAP
4 96 (7.02%) OpenVPN
5 24 (1.75%) Internet
6 17 (1.24%) LDAP
7 15 (1.10%) SNMP
8 12 (0.88%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.73%) Kerberos
10 9 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
11 8 (0.58%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.37%) IPsec
13 4 (0.29%) AMQP
13 4 (0.29%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.29%) SSL
13 4 (0.29%) VPN
14 3 (0.22%) Firewall
15 2 (0.15%) DVB
15 2 (0.15%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (14.33%) Relational Database
2 160 (11.70%) PostgreSQL
3 141 (10.31%) MongoDB
4 136 (9.94%) Hadoop
5 129 (9.43%) NoSQL
6 128 (9.36%) MySQL
7 110 (8.04%) Oracle Database
8 102 (7.46%) RDBMS
9 89 (6.51%) SQL Server
10 76 (5.56%) DB2
11 36 (2.63%) Couchbase
12 33 (2.41%) Neo4j
13 31 (2.27%) Apache Hive
14 24 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
14 24 (1.75%) Big Data
15 21 (1.54%) Impala
16 18 (1.32%) HBase
17 17 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 15 (1.10%) Redis
19 14 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 630 (46.05%) Jenkins
2 600 (43.86%) Maven
3 533 (38.96%) Git (software)
4 401 (29.31%) JIRA
5 356 (26.02%) Cucumber
6 337 (24.63%) Mockito
7 304 (22.22%) Selenium
8 262 (19.15%) Subversion
9 229 (16.74%) Ant
10 169 (12.35%) Eclipse
11 160 (11.70%) SonarQube
12 154 (11.26%) Gradle
13 134 (9.80%) SoapUI
14 122 (8.92%) Sonatype Nexus
15 119 (8.70%) JMeter
16 107 (7.82%) Bitbucket
17 102 (7.46%) Liquibase
18 97 (7.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 96 (7.02%) JIRA Agile
20 85 (6.21%) WebDriver
General
1 240 (17.54%) Finance
2 129 (9.43%) Banking
3 57 (4.17%) Front Office
4 42 (3.07%) Publishing
5 40 (2.92%) Investment Banking
6 35 (2.56%) Retail
7 20 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.17%) Marketing
9 14 (1.02%) Games
10 11 (0.80%) Electronics
10 11 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.73%) Advertising
12 6 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.37%) Legal
14 4 (0.29%) Back Office
14 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
15 3 (0.22%) Online Betting
16 2 (0.15%) French Language
16 2 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 952 (69.59%) Developer
2 750 (54.82%) Java Developer
3 193 (14.11%) Senior Developer
4 153 (11.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 98 (7.16%) Agile Developer
6 93 (6.80%) Agile Java Developer
7 88 (6.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 65 (4.75%) Software Engineer
9 61 (4.46%) Lead Developer
10 53 (3.87%) Analyst
11 52 (3.80%) Test Engineer
12 51 (3.73%) Tester
13 49 (3.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 49 (3.58%) Java Engineer
14 48 (3.51%) J2EE Developer
14 48 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 48 (3.51%) Test Analyst
15 47 (3.44%) Scala Developer
16 42 (3.07%) QA Engineer
17 39 (2.85%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 778 (56.87%) Spring
2 431 (31.51%) REST
3 382 (27.92%) Web Services
4 366 (26.75%) HTML
5 351 (25.66%) JSON
6 297 (21.71%) Hibernate
7 291 (21.27%) RESTful
8 290 (21.20%) XML
9 283 (20.69%) SOAP
10 280 (20.47%) CSS
11 261 (19.08%) J2EE
12 222 (16.23%) HTML5
13 189 (13.82%) JMS
14 180 (13.16%) AngularJS
15 176 (12.87%) JSP
16 165 (12.06%) jQuery
17 147 (10.75%) CSS3
18 143 (10.45%) Java EE
19 136 (9.94%) Ajax
20 121 (8.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (4.17%) User Experience
3 54 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 35 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (1.75%) Fixed Income
6 23 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
8 19 (1.39%) Algorithms
8 19 (1.39%) Mobile App
9 18 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.17%) iPad
11 13 (0.95%) N-Tier
12 12 (0.88%) Equities
12 12 (0.88%) Wiki
13 11 (0.80%) Social Media
14 10 (0.73%) Derivative
14 10 (0.73%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.73%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.66%) IVR
15 9 (0.66%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 405 (29.61%) Linux
2 187 (13.67%) Unix
3 77 (5.63%) CentOS
4 76 (5.56%) Windows
5 41 (3.00%) Android
6 25 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 24 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.80%) Solaris
9 8 (0.58%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.22%) HPUX
11 3 (0.22%) VMS
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 979 (71.56%) Agile Software Development
2 493 (36.04%) Scrum
3 486 (35.53%) TDD
4 480 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
5 277 (20.25%) BDD
6 223 (16.30%) OO
7 195 (14.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 193 (14.11%) DevOps
9 190 (13.89%) Software Engineering
10 176 (12.87%) Unit Testing
11 170 (12.43%) Automated Testing
12 162 (11.84%) Open Source
13 159 (11.62%) MVC
14 147 (10.75%) Configuration Management
15 145 (10.60%) Test Automation
16 122 (8.92%) Kanban
17 120 (8.77%) Web Development
18 109 (7.97%) E-Commerce
19 104 (7.60%) Service Management
20 102 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1146 (83.77%) Java
2 457 (33.41%) SQL
3 309 (22.59%) JavaScript
4 231 (16.89%) Ruby
5 151 (11.04%) Scala
6 125 (9.14%) Python
7 123 (8.99%) Shell Script
8 95 (6.94%) C#
9 85 (6.21%) Groovy
10 78 (5.70%) Perl
11 70 (5.12%) PL/SQL
12 41 (3.00%) C++
13 26 (1.90%) T-SQL
14 22 (1.61%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.10%) Objective-C
15 15 (1.10%) PHP
16 12 (0.88%) C
16 12 (0.88%) XPath
17 11 (0.80%) VB
18 10 (0.73%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 163 (11.92%) Security Cleared
2 133 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 74 (5.41%) Degree
4 44 (3.22%) CTC Cleared
5 28 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 23 (1.68%) DV Cleared
7 21 (1.54%) ISEB
8 16 (1.17%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.80%) OCPJP
9 11 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.51%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.22%) OCMJD
12 2 (0.15%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.073%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.073%) HND
13 1 (0.073%) MCSA
13 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.073%) OCP
13 1 (0.073%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (10.96%) QA
2 26 (1.90%) SDET
3 10 (0.73%) WCAG
4 7 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.37%) FATCA
6 3 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.15%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.073%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.073%) EMIR
8 1 (0.073%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.073%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.073%) MiFID
8 1 (0.073%) SLA
8 1 (0.073%) TickIT
System Software
1 167 (12.21%) Docker
2 95 (6.94%) Postfix
2 95 (6.94%) Squid
3 92 (6.73%) vCloud
4 11 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.73%) Active Directory
6 9 (0.66%) HDFS
7 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.22%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.22%) vSphere
9 2 (0.15%) GridGain
10 1 (0.073%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 141 (10.31%) Puppet
2 122 (8.92%) Ansible
3 106 (7.75%) Kubernetes
4 100 (7.31%) Terraform
5 98 (7.16%) logstash
6 97 (7.09%) Kibana
6 97 (7.09%) Rancher
6 97 (7.09%) ZABBIX
7 26 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
8 22 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (0.80%) Packer
9 11 (0.80%) yum
10 10 (0.73%) Consul
11 9 (0.66%) BladeLogic
12 8 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
13 4 (0.29%) Control-M
13 4 (0.29%) Oozie
14 3 (0.22%) Bareos
14 3 (0.22%) Nagios
15 2 (0.15%) Grafana
Vendors
1 424 (30.99%) Oracle
2 110 (8.04%) Atlassian
3 109 (7.97%) VMware
4 100 (7.31%) Sonatype
5 94 (6.87%) Google
6 65 (4.75%) Sybase
7 45 (3.29%) hybris
8 43 (3.14%) IBM
9 32 (2.34%) Red Hat
10 31 (2.27%) HP
11 24 (1.75%) Microsoft
12 22 (1.61%) Perforce
13 21 (1.54%) ATG
14 19 (1.39%) TIBCO
15 17 (1.24%) Talend
16 15 (1.10%) Facebook
16 15 (1.10%) Rally
17 13 (0.95%) Endeca
17 13 (0.95%) Reuters
18 12 (0.88%) ION Trading
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Networkers
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Expenses
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Stott & May
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
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