The table below looks at the statistics for QUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QUnit over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QUnit
Rank 610 573 566
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -7
Contract jobs citing QUnit 11 71 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.86% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 64 50
Median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £570 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate - £330 £335
% change year-on-year
- -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8272 8259 7387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.62% 14.96% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5560 5556 5092
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 101 183 119
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 £32.40 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.72 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

QUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QUnit
Daily Rate Trend

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

QUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

QUnit
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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 -23 11 £425 -10.52% 8
London -38 10 £425 -15.00% 3
City of London -8 6 £425 -5.55%
South East +34 1 - -
Hampshire +24 1 - -

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QUnit 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 QUnit.

1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 33 (86.84%) CSS
3 32 (84.21%) Jasmine
4 25 (65.79%) JSON
5 24 (63.16%) AngularJS
6 23 (60.53%) MVC
7 21 (55.26%) Selenium
8 20 (52.63%) Web Development
8 20 (52.63%) HTML5
9 19 (50.00%) LESS
9 19 (50.00%) CSS3
10 17 (44.74%) Sass
10 17 (44.74%) Ember.js
11 16 (42.11%) React
11 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (42.11%) DOM
12 15 (39.47%) Backbone.js
12 15 (39.47%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (36.84%) TDD
14 12 (31.58%) Node.js
14 12 (31.58%) REST
14 12 (31.58%) Mocha
15 11 (28.95%) Grunt
15 11 (28.95%) SOLID
15 11 (28.95%) C#
15 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
16 10 (26.32%) Maven
16 10 (26.32%) Java
16 10 (26.32%) Front End Development

QUnit
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 7 (18.42%) Confluence
2 5 (13.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (7.89%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.63%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) GitHub
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) CloudBees
2 5 (13.16%) IaaS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.16%) OpenShift
2 5 (13.16%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Google App Engine
3 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.26%) Google Play
3 2 (5.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) DNS
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
1 7 (18.42%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) Endeca
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (84.21%) Jasmine
2 21 (55.26%) Selenium
3 12 (31.58%) Mocha
4 11 (28.95%) Grunt
5 10 (26.32%) Bower
5 10 (26.32%) gulp
5 10 (26.32%) Maven
6 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
6 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
6 9 (23.68%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (21.05%) JIRA
7 8 (21.05%) Protractor
8 7 (18.42%) Cucumber
8 7 (18.42%) JSHint
8 7 (18.42%) JUnit
8 7 (18.42%) webpack
9 6 (15.79%) Subversion
10 5 (13.16%) Ant
10 5 (13.16%) Capybara
10 5 (13.16%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (18.42%) HTML Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Web Developer
5 6 (15.79%) UI Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Web UI Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Lead Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 33 (86.84%) CSS
3 25 (65.79%) JSON
4 24 (63.16%) AngularJS
5 20 (52.63%) HTML5
6 19 (50.00%) CSS3
6 19 (50.00%) LESS
7 17 (44.74%) Ember.js
7 17 (44.74%) Sass
8 16 (42.11%) DOM
8 16 (42.11%) React
9 15 (39.47%) Backbone.js
9 15 (39.47%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (31.58%) Node.js
10 12 (31.58%) REST
11 10 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (23.68%) D3.js
13 8 (21.05%) Dojo
13 8 (21.05%) jQuery
13 8 (21.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Graphic Design
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Equities
3 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.63%) Animation
4 1 (2.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Android
1 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) MVC
2 20 (52.63%) Web Development
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) TDD
5 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
5 11 (28.95%) SOLID
6 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
7 9 (23.68%) BDD
8 8 (21.05%) Business Transformation
8 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (21.05%) Scrum
8 8 (21.05%) Web Design
9 6 (15.79%) SOA
10 5 (13.16%) ATDD
10 5 (13.16%) Cross-Platform Development
10 5 (13.16%) DevOps
10 5 (13.16%) Kanban
10 5 (13.16%) Mobile First
10 5 (13.16%) Software Delivery
10 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.26%) ES6
5 2 (5.26%) Groovy
5 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Telerik
1 5 (13.16%) Xamarin
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Apple
3 2 (5.26%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) hybris
3 2 (5.26%) Infragistics
3 2 (5.26%) Syncfusion
4 1 (2.63%) TOWER Software