The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TestNG
UK
Rank 567 602 561
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -41
Contract jobs citing TestNG 33 16 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.031% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.21% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 36
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £310 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £408 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.97% +16.42%
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
7405 7624 6777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 14.99% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4949 5089 4633
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 198 123
Median hourly rate £41.13 £41.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.23 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend

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

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TestNG
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TestNG within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

TestNG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TestNG
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 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 +36 28 £410 -0.60% 22
London +13 9 £575 +36.90% 16
Yorkshire - 6 £375 -
South East +15 4 £360 -12.72% 2
East of England - 3 £388 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £348 -
North West - 3 £275 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £388 -
Sheffield - 3 £375 -
Manchester - 3 £275 - 1
Leeds - 3 £348 -
Brighton +5 2 £300 -
East Sussex +5 2 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £450 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £450 - 1
Luton - 2 - -
Leatherhead +13 1 £480 +11.30%
Surrey +13 1 £480 +11.30% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £260 -
City of London - 1 £400 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £420 - 1
Belfast - 1 £260 -
County Antrim - 1 £260 -

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 71 (87.65%) Java
2 51 (62.96%) JUnit
3 44 (54.32%) Jenkins
4 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (48.15%) Selenium
6 33 (40.74%) Spring
7 30 (37.04%) Test Automation
7 30 (37.04%) WebDriver
8 29 (35.80%) TDD
8 29 (35.80%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 24 (29.63%) Hibernate
11 23 (28.40%) Maven
12 22 (27.16%) Cucumber
12 22 (27.16%) BDD
13 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
13 21 (25.93%) Scrum
13 21 (25.93%) C#
14 20 (24.69%) QA
14 20 (24.69%) Redis
15 19 (23.46%) Puppet
15 19 (23.46%) JIRA
15 19 (23.46%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (19.75%) SoapUI
18 15 (18.52%) Finance
18 15 (18.52%) Linux
18 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
18 15 (18.52%) SDET
19 14 (17.28%) JBehave

TestNG
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 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.41%) Apache
2 6 (7.41%) Jetty
3 5 (6.17%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.94%) CMS
4 4 (4.94%) JBoss
5 2 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.47%) WildFly
6 1 (1.23%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.23%) Liferay
6 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Basecamp
1 3 (3.70%) PaaS
1 3 (3.70%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) LDAP
2 2 (2.47%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.80%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (24.69%) Redis
3 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.64%) MySQL
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.41%) SQLite
6 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.47%) HeidiSQL
8 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.23%) DB2
9 1 (1.23%) HBase
9 1 (1.23%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.23%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 51 (62.96%) JUnit
2 44 (54.32%) Jenkins
3 39 (48.15%) Selenium
4 30 (37.04%) WebDriver
5 23 (28.40%) Maven
6 22 (27.16%) Cucumber
7 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
8 19 (23.46%) JIRA
9 16 (19.75%) SoapUI
10 14 (17.28%) JBehave
11 12 (14.81%) TeamCity
12 11 (13.58%) IntelliJ
13 10 (12.35%) Mockito
13 10 (12.35%) SpecFlow
14 9 (11.11%) Ant
15 8 (9.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (7.41%) Gradle
16 6 (7.41%) JMeter
17 4 (4.94%) Subversion
18 3 (3.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Advertising
4 2 (2.47%) Games
4 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (58.02%) Developer
2 42 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.75%) Test Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Developer in Test
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Test Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Tester
8 6 (7.41%) Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Agile Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (6.17%) GUI Developer
10 4 (4.94%) C# GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.74%) Spring
2 24 (29.63%) Hibernate
3 9 (11.11%) HTML
4 8 (9.88%) J2EE
4 8 (9.88%) Web Services
4 8 (9.88%) XML
5 6 (7.41%) JPA
5 6 (7.41%) REST
5 6 (7.41%) Spring MVC
6 5 (6.17%) RESTful
7 4 (4.94%) WPF
8 3 (3.70%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.70%) HTML5
8 3 (3.70%) jQuery
8 3 (3.70%) Node.js
8 3 (3.70%) SOAP
8 3 (3.70%) Spring Batch
8 3 (3.70%) WinForms
9 2 (2.47%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (2.47%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.70%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.23%) Fintech
5 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Linux
2 8 (9.88%) Unix
3 6 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.23%) VMS
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.04%) Test Automation
3 29 (35.80%) TDD
4 22 (27.16%) BDD
5 21 (25.93%) Scrum
6 19 (23.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 12 (14.81%) Defect Management
10 11 (13.58%) Automated Testing
11 10 (12.35%) API Testing
11 10 (12.35%) ATDD
11 10 (12.35%) Feature Driven Development
12 8 (9.88%) Performance Testing
12 8 (9.88%) Regression Testing
13 7 (8.64%) Test Strategy
14 6 (7.41%) MVC
14 6 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
14 6 (7.41%) Test Scripting
14 6 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (87.65%) Java
2 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.93%) C#
4 13 (16.05%) Python
4 13 (16.05%) Ruby
5 11 (13.58%) Perl
6 8 (9.88%) SQL
7 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.94%) C++
8 4 (4.94%) Scala
9 3 (3.70%) Groovy
9 3 (3.70%) Haskell
9 3 (3.70%) PHP
10 2 (2.47%) VB
11 1 (1.23%) ES6
11 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) ISEB
2 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.70%) Degree
3 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.69%) QA
2 15 (18.52%) SDET
3 5 (6.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
1 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) TIBCO
3 4 (4.94%) ION Trading
4 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) Syncfusion
5 2 (2.47%) T-Plan
6 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.23%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) Sonatype
6 1 (1.23%) VMware
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