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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestNG
Rank 596 611 599
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing TestNG 31 26 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.048% 0.087%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.32% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 38
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.43% +14.28%
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
8363 8199 7456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.66% 14.99% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5627 5510 5131
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +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 98 185 118
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 £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 5 December 2016.

TestNG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TestNG
Top 26 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 5 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 +5 29 £369 -7.81% 20
South East +9 10 £300 -25.23% 2
London -5 7 £390 +6.84% 12
Brighton +11 6 £300 -
East Sussex +9 6 £300 -
Yorkshire +14 3 £385 +2.66% 1
West Midlands - 3 £400 -
East of England - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £400 -
Luton - 3 - -
Leeds +12 2 £425 +13.33% 1
West Yorkshire +11 2 £425 +13.33% 1
City of London +5 2 £450 -18.18% 3
Portsmouth - 2 £275 -
Manchester - 2 - - 3
Hampshire - 2 £275 -
North West - 2 - - 3
Surrey +12 1 £480 +19.25% 2
Leatherhead +8 1 £480 +19.25%
Berkshire - 1 £420 -
South West - 1 £410 - 2
Somerset - 1 £410 -
Bath - 1 £410 -
Sheffield - 1 £345 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £345 -

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 93 (94.90%) Java
2 69 (70.41%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (68.37%) JUnit
4 51 (52.04%) Jenkins
5 45 (45.92%) TDD
5 45 (45.92%) Selenium
6 44 (44.90%) Spring
7 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
8 38 (38.78%) PostgreSQL
8 38 (38.78%) Git (software)
9 32 (32.65%) WebDriver
9 32 (32.65%) Hibernate
9 32 (32.65%) Scrum
10 30 (30.61%) Test Automation
11 29 (29.59%) BDD
12 27 (27.55%) Cucumber
13 26 (26.53%) Maven
14 25 (25.51%) Redis
15 24 (24.49%) Finance
16 23 (23.47%) Oracle
16 23 (23.47%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (22.45%) E-Commerce
18 21 (21.43%) SQL
18 21 (21.43%) Puppet
18 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (20.41%) Elasticsearch
19 20 (20.41%) Linux
20 19 (19.39%) HTML
20 19 (19.39%) Ruby
20 19 (19.39%) MongoDB

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 20 (20.41%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (10.20%) Apache Spark
3 9 (9.18%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.12%) Jetty
5 5 (5.10%) Apache
5 5 (5.10%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.08%) JBoss
7 3 (3.06%) CMS
8 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.04%) WildFly
9 1 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.02%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.02%) Confluence
9 1 (1.02%) Liferay
9 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) PaaS
2 3 (3.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) LDAP
3 1 (1.02%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.78%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (25.51%) Redis
3 19 (19.39%) MongoDB
3 19 (19.39%) Relational Database
4 14 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
6 7 (7.14%) MySQL
7 6 (6.12%) SQLite
8 5 (5.10%) HBase
8 5 (5.10%) MarkLogic
8 5 (5.10%) Neo4j
8 5 (5.10%) SimpleDB
9 1 (1.02%) DB2
9 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 67 (68.37%) JUnit
2 51 (52.04%) Jenkins
3 45 (45.92%) Selenium
4 38 (38.78%) Git (software)
5 32 (32.65%) WebDriver
6 27 (27.55%) Cucumber
7 26 (26.53%) Maven
8 17 (17.35%) JIRA
9 16 (16.33%) IntelliJ
10 15 (15.31%) SoapUI
11 14 (14.29%) TeamCity
12 13 (13.27%) JBehave
12 13 (13.27%) Mockito
12 13 (13.27%) SpecFlow
13 12 (12.24%) Gradle
14 11 (11.22%) Ant
14 11 (11.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (8.16%) Capybara
16 5 (5.10%) Eclipse
16 5 (5.10%) JMeter
General
1 24 (24.49%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Advertising
3 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.06%) Electronics
4 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (63.27%) Developer
2 50 (51.02%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.37%) Senior Developer
4 15 (15.31%) Test Engineer
5 13 (13.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (12.24%) Test Automation Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Developer in Test
8 10 (10.20%) Agile Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.16%) Architect
9 8 (8.16%) Senior Test Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Technical Architect
11 6 (6.12%) Analyst
11 6 (6.12%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (6.12%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (6.12%) SQL Developer
11 6 (6.12%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (44.90%) Spring
2 32 (32.65%) Hibernate
3 19 (19.39%) HTML
4 17 (17.35%) RESTful
5 14 (14.29%) HTML5
5 14 (14.29%) Node.js
6 13 (13.27%) Sass
7 9 (9.18%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (9.18%) Web Services
8 8 (8.16%) CSS
8 8 (8.16%) CSS3
8 8 (8.16%) JMS
9 7 (7.14%) J2EE
9 7 (7.14%) React
9 7 (7.14%) XML
10 6 (6.12%) Akka
10 6 (6.12%) JPA
10 6 (6.12%) Memcached
10 6 (6.12%) Play Framework
10 6 (6.12%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.02%) Fintech
4 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Unix
4 4 (4.08%) VMS
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (70.41%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (45.92%) TDD
3 32 (32.65%) Scrum
4 30 (30.61%) Test Automation
5 29 (29.59%) BDD
6 23 (23.47%) Continuous Delivery
7 22 (22.45%) E-Commerce
8 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (14.29%) Defect Management
9 14 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 13 (13.27%) ATDD
10 13 (13.27%) Feature Driven Development
10 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
11 11 (11.22%) Front End Development
12 10 (10.20%) ETL
12 10 (10.20%) Microservices
13 9 (9.18%) Automated Testing
13 9 (9.18%) Open Source
13 9 (9.18%) SDLC
14 8 (8.16%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (94.90%) Java
2 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
3 21 (21.43%) SQL
4 19 (19.39%) Ruby
5 16 (16.33%) C#
5 16 (16.33%) Scala
6 15 (15.31%) Python
7 13 (13.27%) Perl
8 11 (11.22%) PL/SQL
8 11 (11.22%) T-SQL
9 10 (10.20%) Groovy
10 9 (9.18%) Haskell
11 5 (5.10%) ES6
12 3 (3.06%) C++
13 2 (2.04%) PHP
14 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.02%) VB
14 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) ISEB
2 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.37%) QA
2 17 (17.35%) SDET
3 7 (7.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Docker
1 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.02%) Ansible
3 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (23.47%) Oracle
2 3 (3.06%) SAP
2 3 (3.06%) ServiceNow
2 3 (3.06%) T-Plan
3 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.02%) HP
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.02%) Sonatype
3 1 (1.02%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago