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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QUnit
Rank 609 616 587
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Contract jobs citing QUnit 38 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.036% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 0.28% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 14
Median daily rate £496 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.06% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £350 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £425 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £288
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +34.78%
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
8257 7198 6846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.85% 12.89% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5633 4609 4386
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 147 135
Median hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.95 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

QUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

QUnit
Top 15 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 4 May 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 +2 38 £496 +20.30% 7
London -1 19 £518 +23.58% 2
South East +8 15 £450 +28.57% 1
Leatherhead - 10 £463 -
Surrey - 10 £463 -
Hampshire +5 5 £338 -3.57% 1
Fareham - 3 £325 -
Manchester - 2 £400 -
Portsmouth - 2 £350 -
North West - 2 £400 -
East Midlands +9 1 £420 +2.43% 1
South West - 1 - -
Salford - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £420 - 1
Bristol - 1 - -

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 84 (97.67%) JavaScript
2 81 (94.19%) HTML
3 69 (80.23%) CSS
4 59 (68.60%) Jasmine
5 53 (61.63%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (60.47%) AngularJS
7 51 (59.30%) HTML5
8 49 (56.98%) Node.js
9 45 (52.33%) TDD
9 45 (52.33%) Sinon.JS
10 40 (46.51%) Mocha
11 39 (45.35%) CSS3
11 39 (45.35%) Git (software)
12 34 (39.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 33 (38.37%) Sass
13 33 (38.37%) jQuery
14 31 (36.05%) User Experience
15 30 (34.88%) Protractor
16 29 (33.72%) MEAN Stack
16 29 (33.72%) Unit Testing
16 29 (33.72%) MVC
17 27 (31.40%) RequireJS
17 27 (31.40%) BDD
18 25 (29.07%) ES6
18 25 (29.07%) ECMAScript
19 23 (26.74%) Subversion
20 22 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (25.58%) Karma Test Runner
20 22 (25.58%) MongoDB

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 49 (56.98%) Node.js
2 11 (12.79%) JBoss
3 10 (11.63%) GlassFish
3 10 (11.63%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.98%) ColdFusion
5 2 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) LaTeX
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) HTTP
2 5 (5.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (4.65%) CouchDB
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.33%) Big Data
4 2 (2.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.16%) KDB
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 59 (68.60%) Jasmine
2 45 (52.33%) Sinon.JS
3 40 (46.51%) Mocha
4 39 (45.35%) Git (software)
5 30 (34.88%) Protractor
6 23 (26.74%) Subversion
7 22 (25.58%) Karma Test Runner
8 19 (22.09%) Jenkins
9 15 (17.44%) Maven
10 13 (15.12%) JSUnit
11 12 (13.95%) Selenium
12 11 (12.79%) JUnit
13 10 (11.63%) Grunt
13 10 (11.63%) jMock
13 10 (11.63%) Mockito
14 9 (10.47%) gulp
15 7 (8.14%) Cucumber
15 7 (8.14%) JIRA
16 6 (6.98%) Hudson
17 4 (4.65%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.81%) Publishing
2 3 (3.49%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (91.86%) Developer
2 47 (54.65%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Full Stack Developer
4 16 (18.60%) HTML CSS Developer
4 16 (18.60%) HTML Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (12.79%) UI Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Agile Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Node.js Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Software Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Angular Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Database Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (3.49%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Senior UI Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (94.19%) HTML
2 69 (80.23%) CSS
3 52 (60.47%) AngularJS
4 51 (59.30%) HTML5
5 39 (45.35%) CSS3
6 34 (39.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 33 (38.37%) jQuery
7 33 (38.37%) Sass
8 29 (33.72%) MEAN Stack
9 27 (31.40%) RequireJS
10 21 (24.42%) Express
11 20 (23.26%) Spring
12 19 (22.09%) Spring MVC
13 17 (19.77%) Ember.js
14 14 (16.28%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (13.95%) Ajax
15 12 (13.95%) RESTful
16 11 (12.79%) Backbone.js
16 11 (12.79%) JSTL
17 10 (11.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.05%) User Experience
2 22 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.49%) W3C
5 2 (2.33%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Equities
6 1 (1.16%) Fintech
6 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.16%) IPTV
6 1 (1.16%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Android
1 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
1 5 (5.81%) Linux
2 4 (4.65%) CentOS
2 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) webOS
3 1 (1.16%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (61.63%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (52.33%) TDD
3 29 (33.72%) MVC
3 29 (33.72%) Unit Testing
4 27 (31.40%) BDD
5 22 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (22.09%) Front End Development
7 18 (20.93%) ATDD
7 18 (20.93%) Pair Programming
8 17 (19.77%) SOLID
9 16 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (18.60%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 15 (17.44%) Web Development
11 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
12 9 (10.47%) OO
12 9 (10.47%) Scrum
13 7 (8.14%) SOA
14 5 (5.81%) Analytics
14 5 (5.81%) Workflow
15 4 (4.65%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (97.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (29.07%) ECMAScript
2 25 (29.07%) ES6
3 18 (20.93%) Java
4 9 (10.47%) PHP
4 9 (10.47%) SQL
5 7 (8.14%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.14%) Scala
6 6 (6.98%) C#
7 5 (5.81%) Python
8 3 (3.49%) Groovy
8 3 (3.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.47%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.16%) OCMJD
5 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle
2 10 (11.63%) ESRI
3 4 (4.65%) Twitter
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.16%) Sun
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