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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
UK
Rank 228 258 219
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -39
Contract jobs citing JUnit 468 489 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 0.95% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.98% 6.57% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 308 350
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Median hourly rate £37.00 £57.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.65% +27.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-35.65% +27.77%

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
7821 7444 6960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.18% 14.54% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5278 4912 4596
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 200 129
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.32 £28.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £54.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +22 436 £450 - 152
London +9 222 £500 - 80
South East +16 73 £500 +29.03% 22
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 33 £313 -3.84% 1
North East +7 33 £313 -3.84% 1
East of England +7 33 £350 -17.64% 8
Tyne and Wear +3 33 £313 -3.84% 1
City of London +5 29 £550 +19.24% 18
South West -12 21 £500 +33.33% 12
Oxfordshire - 19 £525 - 4
Scotland +15 18 £310 +3.33% 8
Yorkshire -5 18 £413 -6.56% 6
Leeds 0 17 £413 -8.33% 1
West Yorkshire -4 17 £413 -8.33% 5
North West +8 16 £338 -10.00% 12
Essex +10 15 £435 +58.00% 2
Oxford - 14 £525 - 2
West Sussex -18 12 £461 +53.58% 1
Berkshire +17 11 £425 -11.68% 4
West Midlands +2 11 £500 +60.00% 4
Manchester +2 10 £325 -23.52% 8
Worthing -11 10 £512 - 1
Gloucestershire +4 9 £525 +0.96% 6
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £406 +30.00% 5
Surrey -3 9 £460 -8.00% 2
Edinburgh +21 8 £310 -11.42% 3
Reading +21 8 £425 -11.68% 2
Telford +29 7 £500 - 1
Shropshire +27 7 £500 - 1
Glasgow -2 7 £475 +65.21% 5

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 931 (83.05%) Java
2 823 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
3 570 (50.85%) Spring
4 529 (47.19%) TDD
5 524 (46.74%) Jenkins
6 480 (42.82%) Git (software)
7 478 (42.64%) Scrum
8 411 (36.66%) Maven
9 395 (35.24%) Linux
10 375 (33.45%) SQL
11 364 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
12 351 (31.31%) REST
13 337 (30.06%) Cucumber
14 317 (28.28%) Mockito
15 315 (28.10%) Selenium
16 306 (27.30%) JSON
17 304 (27.12%) JIRA
17 304 (27.12%) Web Services
18 303 (27.03%) JavaScript
18 303 (27.03%) HTML
19 283 (25.25%) BDD
20 281 (25.07%) XML
21 272 (24.26%) Hibernate
22 264 (23.55%) Oracle
23 238 (21.23%) CSS
24 232 (20.70%) RESTful
25 215 (19.18%) SOAP
25 215 (19.18%) Finance
26 211 (18.82%) Unix
27 191 (17.04%) Automated Testing

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
1 170 (15.17%) Confluence
2 169 (15.08%) Tomcat
3 121 (10.79%) Apache
4 108 (9.63%) JBoss
5 102 (9.10%) WebSphere
6 74 (6.60%) Elasticsearch
7 63 (5.62%) WebLogic
8 43 (3.84%) WebSphere Application Server
9 32 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 26 (2.32%) nginx
11 25 (2.23%) WebSphere Process Server
12 24 (2.14%) Apache Spark
13 22 (1.96%) CMS
14 18 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
15 15 (1.34%) Mule
16 14 (1.25%) Jetty
17 13 (1.16%) Alfresco
18 11 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 10 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
20 9 (0.80%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 38 (3.39%) HipChat
2 9 (0.80%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.27%) MS Office
5 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (1.96%) RMDS
2 14 (1.25%) ION MarketView
2 14 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.089%) BondVision
7 1 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.089%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 140 (12.49%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (6.24%) GitHub
3 24 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
5 21 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (1.78%) Amazon S3
7 17 (1.52%) PaaS
8 15 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (0.89%) Basecamp
12 8 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 8 (0.71%) Slack
13 6 (0.54%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 4 (0.36%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.36%) IaaS
15 3 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.27%) SaaS
16 2 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 116 (10.35%) HTTP
2 49 (4.37%) DNS
3 41 (3.66%) OpenLDAP
3 41 (3.66%) OpenVPN
3 41 (3.66%) SSH
4 26 (2.32%) LDAP
5 25 (2.23%) Internet
6 17 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
6 17 (1.52%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.16%) IPsec
7 13 (1.16%) VPN
8 8 (0.71%) AMQP
9 7 (0.62%) SSL
10 5 (0.45%) SNMP
11 4 (0.36%) FTP
12 3 (0.27%) Intranet
13 2 (0.18%) IPv4
13 2 (0.18%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.18%) Network Security
14 1 (0.089%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 117 (10.44%) PostgreSQL
3 104 (9.28%) MySQL
4 101 (9.01%) MongoDB
5 91 (8.12%) NoSQL
6 66 (5.89%) Hadoop
7 59 (5.26%) Big Data
8 57 (5.08%) SQL Server
9 49 (4.37%) Oracle Database
10 47 (4.19%) RDBMS
11 42 (3.75%) DB2
12 34 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 30 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (1.34%) MarkLogic
15 12 (1.07%) Apache Hive
16 11 (0.98%) Endeca
16 11 (0.98%) HBase
17 10 (0.89%) Redis
18 9 (0.80%) Jackrabbit
19 8 (0.71%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 524 (46.74%) Jenkins
2 480 (42.82%) Git (software)
3 411 (36.66%) Maven
4 337 (30.06%) Cucumber
5 317 (28.28%) Mockito
6 315 (28.10%) Selenium
7 304 (27.12%) JIRA
8 167 (14.90%) Subversion
9 150 (13.38%) Ant
10 133 (11.86%) Gradle
10 133 (11.86%) WebDriver
11 113 (10.08%) Eclipse
12 102 (9.10%) JBehave
13 93 (8.30%) TeamCity
14 75 (6.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 74 (6.60%) SoapUI
15 74 (6.60%) SonarQube
16 70 (6.24%) IntelliJ
17 68 (6.07%) Sonatype Nexus
18 66 (5.89%) RSpec
General
1 215 (19.18%) Finance
2 155 (13.83%) Banking
3 40 (3.57%) Front Office
4 36 (3.21%) Retail
5 35 (3.12%) Publishing
6 34 (3.03%) Games
7 30 (2.68%) Investment Banking
8 21 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.61%) Marketing
10 12 (1.07%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.89%) Automotive
12 9 (0.80%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.71%) Electronics
14 7 (0.62%) Legal
15 6 (0.54%) Advertising
15 6 (0.54%) Back Office
15 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.45%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.36%) French Language
18 2 (0.18%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 746 (66.55%) Developer
2 564 (50.31%) Java Developer
3 132 (11.78%) Senior Developer
4 90 (8.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 62 (5.53%) Software Engineer
6 58 (5.17%) Test Engineer
7 56 (5.00%) Agile Developer
8 54 (4.82%) Agile Java Developer
9 50 (4.46%) Tester
10 49 (4.37%) QA Engineer
11 48 (4.28%) DevOps Engineer
11 48 (4.28%) Java Engineer
12 46 (4.10%) Automation Tester
12 46 (4.10%) Scala Developer
13 35 (3.12%) QA Test Engineer
14 34 (3.03%) Software Developer
15 32 (2.85%) Java Software Engineer
16 30 (2.68%) Quality Engineer
17 28 (2.50%) Analyst
17 28 (2.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 570 (50.85%) Spring
2 351 (31.31%) REST
3 306 (27.30%) JSON
4 304 (27.12%) Web Services
5 303 (27.03%) HTML
6 281 (25.07%) XML
7 272 (24.26%) Hibernate
8 238 (21.23%) CSS
9 232 (20.70%) RESTful
10 215 (19.18%) SOAP
11 166 (14.81%) J2EE
12 155 (13.83%) HTML5
13 143 (12.76%) AngularJS
13 143 (12.76%) JMS
14 130 (11.60%) Spring MVC
15 122 (10.88%) Node.js
16 120 (10.70%) Java EE
17 116 (10.35%) jQuery
18 105 (9.37%) CSS3
19 102 (9.10%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 87 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (3.93%) Fixed Income
3 39 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 38 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 38 (3.39%) User Experience
5 35 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 19 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 16 (1.43%) Animation
9 13 (1.16%) Derivative
10 12 (1.07%) iPad
10 12 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.07%) Social Media
11 11 (0.98%) Smartphone
12 8 (0.71%) iPhone
13 7 (0.62%) Equities
13 7 (0.62%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.54%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.54%) Fintech
14 6 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 395 (35.24%) Linux
2 211 (18.82%) Unix
3 55 (4.91%) Windows
4 39 (3.48%) CentOS
4 39 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (2.85%) Android
6 27 (2.41%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.43%) Mac OS X
8 13 (1.16%) RancherOS
8 13 (1.16%) VyOS
9 11 (0.98%) Solaris
10 9 (0.80%) AIX
10 9 (0.80%) HPUX
11 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.089%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.089%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.089%) VMS
12 1 (0.089%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 823 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
2 529 (47.19%) TDD
3 478 (42.64%) Scrum
4 364 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
5 283 (25.25%) BDD
6 191 (17.04%) Automated Testing
7 175 (15.61%) Unit Testing
8 170 (15.17%) DevOps
9 167 (14.90%) MVC
10 152 (13.56%) Open Source
11 147 (13.11%) Software Engineering
12 134 (11.95%) OO
13 133 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
13 133 (11.86%) Test Automation
14 129 (11.51%) Configuration Management
15 123 (10.97%) Kanban
16 118 (10.53%) Microservices
17 110 (9.81%) Web Development
18 105 (9.37%) Automation Testing
18 105 (9.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 931 (83.05%) Java
2 375 (33.45%) SQL
3 303 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 152 (13.56%) Scala
5 139 (12.40%) Ruby
6 134 (11.95%) Shell Script
7 130 (11.60%) Python
8 103 (9.19%) C#
9 60 (5.35%) PL/SQL
10 45 (4.01%) XPath
11 43 (3.84%) Korn
12 41 (3.66%) Perl
13 29 (2.59%) Groovy
14 27 (2.41%) Bash Shell
15 25 (2.23%) PHP
16 19 (1.69%) C++
17 18 (1.61%) C
18 13 (1.16%) Objective-C
19 11 (0.98%) Apple Swift
19 11 (0.98%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 125 (11.15%) Security Cleared
2 93 (8.30%) SC Cleared
3 66 (5.89%) Degree
4 26 (2.32%) DV Cleared
5 16 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
6 15 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (1.16%) Sun Certification
8 9 (0.80%) ISEB
9 8 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.27%) OCMJD
11 3 (0.27%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.27%) OCPJWCD
12 2 (0.18%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.089%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.089%) Brainbench
13 1 (0.089%) CCNA
13 1 (0.089%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.089%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.089%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (13.38%) QA
2 30 (2.68%) WCAG
3 25 (2.23%) SDET
4 21 (1.87%) FATCA
5 17 (1.52%) MiFID
6 14 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 14 (1.25%) EMIR
7 8 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.36%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.27%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.089%) SAS 70
System Software
1 162 (14.45%) Docker
2 41 (3.66%) Postfix
2 41 (3.66%) Squid
2 41 (3.66%) vCloud
3 7 (0.62%) HDFS
4 6 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.45%) Varnish
6 3 (0.27%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.27%) vSphere
7 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.089%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.089%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.089%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 105 (9.37%) Ansible
2 98 (8.74%) Puppet
3 58 (5.17%) Kibana
4 54 (4.82%) logstash
5 51 (4.55%) Terraform
6 48 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
7 45 (4.01%) Kubernetes
8 43 (3.84%) ZABBIX
9 41 (3.66%) Docker Swarm
9 41 (3.66%) Rancher
10 25 (2.23%) Consul
11 21 (1.87%) Packer
12 18 (1.61%) Grafana
13 13 (1.16%) HAProxy
14 11 (0.98%) rkt
15 8 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
16 7 (0.62%) Oozie
17 5 (0.45%) Capistrano
17 5 (0.45%) Nagios
18 4 (0.36%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 264 (23.55%) Oracle
2 68 (6.07%) Atlassian
3 65 (5.80%) Google
4 49 (4.37%) Red Hat
5 44 (3.93%) Solace
5 44 (3.93%) VMware
6 42 (3.75%) Sonatype
7 36 (3.21%) TIBCO
8 34 (3.03%) ION Trading
9 31 (2.77%) IBM
9 31 (2.77%) Perforce
10 30 (2.68%) AppDynamics
11 29 (2.59%) MuleSoft
12 26 (2.32%) ATG
13 25 (2.23%) Sybase
14 23 (2.05%) Reuters
15 21 (1.87%) hybris
16 19 (1.69%) Splunk
17 17 (1.52%) Microsoft
18 13 (1.16%) Vyatta
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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