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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TestNG
Rank 589 636 600
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -36
Contract jobs citing TestNG 59 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.041% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.29% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 28
Median daily rate £450 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £349 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
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
8946 8282 7293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 14.25% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6014 5464 4848
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 192 116
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 £29.53 £26.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
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 28 September 2016.

TestNG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TestNG
Top 27 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 28 September 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
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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 +56 59 £450 +16.12% 13
London +5 24 £450 +12.50% 10
Bedfordshire - 11 £490 -
East of England - 11 £490 -
Luton - 11 £490 -
North West +21 9 £398 -
South East +15 8 £300 -23.80% 2
Manchester -4 8 £345 -
Yorkshire +11 5 £345 -8.00% 1
City of London +25 4 £475 - 2
West Yorkshire +16 3 £425 +13.33% 1
Leeds +9 3 £425 +13.33% 1
Berkshire +9 3 £450 -7.69%
Hampshire - 3 £275 -
Clapham - 3 £450 -
Portsmouth - 3 £275 -
Brighton +5 2 £300 - 1
East Sussex +4 2 £300 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £345 -
Telford - 2 £450 -
Sheffield - 2 £345 -
Shropshire - 2 £450 -
West Midlands - 2 £450 -
Preston - 1 £450 -
Bracknell - 1 £500 -
Lancashire - 1 £450 -
Middlesex - 1 - -

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 110 (94.83%) Java
2 87 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (65.52%) JUnit
4 65 (56.03%) Jenkins
5 52 (44.83%) TDD
6 50 (43.10%) Selenium
7 44 (37.93%) Spring
8 40 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 37 (31.90%) PostgreSQL
9 37 (31.90%) Scrum
10 36 (31.03%) Hibernate
11 35 (30.17%) WebDriver
12 34 (29.31%) Cucumber
12 34 (29.31%) Git (software)
13 33 (28.45%) Test Automation
13 33 (28.45%) BDD
14 31 (26.72%) Redis
15 30 (25.86%) Finance
16 27 (23.28%) Maven
16 27 (23.28%) Software Engineering
16 27 (23.28%) SQL
16 27 (23.28%) Puppet
17 26 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (22.41%) Elasticsearch
18 24 (20.69%) Oracle
19 22 (18.97%) QA
20 21 (18.10%) Scala
20 21 (18.10%) MongoDB
20 21 (18.10%) Mockito
21 20 (17.24%) Web Services

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 26 (22.41%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (8.62%) Apache Spark
3 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.17%) JBoss
5 5 (4.31%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.59%) Apache
7 2 (1.72%) Jetty
7 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.86%) CMS
8 1 (0.86%) Confluence
8 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) ION MarketView
1 3 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) SaaS
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) PostgreSQL
2 31 (26.72%) Redis
3 21 (18.10%) MongoDB
4 17 (14.66%) Hadoop
4 17 (14.66%) Relational Database
5 15 (12.93%) NoSQL
6 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.17%) HBase
8 5 (4.31%) MarkLogic
8 5 (4.31%) Neo4j
8 5 (4.31%) SimpleDB
9 4 (3.45%) VoltDB
10 3 (2.59%) MySQL
11 2 (1.72%) SQLite
12 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 76 (65.52%) JUnit
2 65 (56.03%) Jenkins
3 50 (43.10%) Selenium
4 35 (30.17%) WebDriver
5 34 (29.31%) Cucumber
5 34 (29.31%) Git (software)
6 27 (23.28%) Maven
7 21 (18.10%) Mockito
8 19 (16.38%) SoapUI
9 18 (15.52%) JIRA
10 17 (14.66%) IntelliJ
11 15 (12.93%) JBehave
12 14 (12.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (12.07%) Gradle
13 12 (10.34%) TeamCity
14 11 (9.48%) SpecFlow
15 10 (8.62%) Ant
16 8 (6.90%) Eclipse
17 7 (6.03%) Capybara
17 7 (6.03%) Spock
General
1 30 (25.86%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.17%) Advertising
4 3 (2.59%) Electronics
4 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (65.52%) Developer
2 62 (53.45%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.66%) Senior Developer
4 15 (12.93%) Test Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) Agile Developer
5 14 (12.07%) Agile Java Developer
5 14 (12.07%) Developer in Test
6 12 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (9.48%) Test Automation Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Architect
9 7 (6.03%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Tester
10 6 (5.17%) Senior Test Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Automation Tester
11 5 (4.31%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.31%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (37.93%) Spring
2 36 (31.03%) Hibernate
3 20 (17.24%) Web Services
4 17 (14.66%) RESTful
5 16 (13.79%) HTML
6 13 (11.21%) HTML5
6 13 (11.21%) Node.js
6 13 (11.21%) Sass
7 11 (9.48%) React
8 9 (7.76%) CSS
9 8 (6.90%) CSS3
9 8 (6.90%) Memcached
9 8 (6.90%) XML
10 7 (6.03%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (6.03%) Akka
10 7 (6.03%) JMS
10 7 (6.03%) Play Framework
10 7 (6.03%) SOAP
11 5 (4.31%) Java EE
12 4 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.45%) Fintech
4 2 (1.72%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Linux
2 14 (12.07%) Windows
3 8 (6.90%) Unix
4 3 (2.59%) VMS
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.83%) TDD
3 37 (31.90%) Scrum
4 33 (28.45%) BDD
4 33 (28.45%) Test Automation
5 27 (23.28%) Software Engineering
6 26 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (16.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (15.52%) E-Commerce
9 16 (13.79%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.34%) Defect Management
10 12 (10.34%) DevOps
10 12 (10.34%) Front End Development
10 12 (10.34%) OO
10 12 (10.34%) User Stories
11 11 (9.48%) ATDD
11 11 (9.48%) Feature Driven Development
11 11 (9.48%) Microservices
11 11 (9.48%) SDLC
12 10 (8.62%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 110 (94.83%) Java
2 40 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 27 (23.28%) SQL
4 21 (18.10%) Scala
5 16 (13.79%) C#
5 16 (13.79%) Ruby
6 12 (10.34%) Groovy
7 11 (9.48%) Perl
7 11 (9.48%) PL/SQL
7 11 (9.48%) Python
7 11 (9.48%) T-SQL
8 9 (7.76%) Haskell
9 5 (4.31%) ES6
10 4 (3.45%) C++
11 1 (0.86%) PHP
11 1 (0.86%) VB
11 1 (0.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.31%) ISEB
2 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.45%) Degree
4 3 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.72%) CISA
5 2 (1.72%) CISM
5 2 (1.72%) CISSP
6 1 (0.86%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.97%) QA
2 13 (11.21%) SDET
3 7 (6.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (23.28%) Puppet
2 5 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Oracle
2 5 (4.31%) HP
3 3 (2.59%) ION Trading
3 3 (2.59%) SAP
3 3 (2.59%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.59%) Syncfusion
3 3 (2.59%) TIBCO
3 3 (2.59%) T-Plan
4 1 (0.86%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.86%) Sonatype
4 1 (0.86%) VMware
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