The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 122 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing JUnit 20 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.25% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.50% 2.24% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.21% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £229 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £438 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £38.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -46.47%
JUnit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
444 268 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.87% 11.35% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 180 136
Median daily rate £425 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -14.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JUnit across the West Midlands region.

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the West Midlands region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Birmingham +5 11 £450 - 1
Shropshire -31 3 £449 +9.51%
Solihull - 2 £410 -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (93.62%) J2EE
2 44 (93.62%) Spring
3 36 (76.60%) Hibernate
4 34 (72.34%) HTML
4 34 (72.34%) XML
5 32 (68.09%) Eclipse
6 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (55.32%) SQL
7 26 (55.32%) WebLogic
8 24 (51.06%) Unix
8 24 (51.06%) Maven
9 23 (48.94%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (46.81%) JSP
11 21 (44.68%) Servlets
11 21 (44.68%) Oracle
11 21 (44.68%) Puppet
12 20 (42.55%) Jenkins
13 18 (38.30%) MongoDB
13 18 (38.30%) DevOps
13 18 (38.30%) CSS
13 18 (38.30%) Selenium
14 17 (36.17%) JSON
14 17 (36.17%) Scala
14 17 (36.17%) J2SE
14 17 (36.17%) Service Management
14 17 (36.17%) Open Source
14 17 (36.17%) HTML5
14 17 (36.17%) Play Framework
15 16 (34.04%) Web Services

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (55.32%) WebLogic
2 13 (27.66%) Apache
3 11 (23.40%) JBoss
4 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.26%) nginx
6 1 (2.13%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) Jetty
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) GitHub
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) HTTP
1 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.89%) SSL
3 5 (10.64%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) FTP
4 1 (2.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) MongoDB
2 14 (29.79%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (29.79%) Oracle Database
2 14 (29.79%) Oracle OWB
2 14 (29.79%) RDBMS
2 14 (29.79%) Relational Database
3 12 (25.53%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (68.09%) Eclipse
2 24 (51.06%) Maven
3 20 (42.55%) Jenkins
4 18 (38.30%) Selenium
5 16 (34.04%) Ant
5 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
6 14 (29.79%) Toad
7 12 (25.53%) Artifactory
7 12 (25.53%) ClearQuest
7 12 (25.53%) JIRA
7 12 (25.53%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (23.40%) IntelliJ
9 5 (10.64%) Mockito
9 5 (10.64%) PVCS
10 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
10 3 (6.38%) JMeter
10 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
10 3 (6.38%) Vagrant
11 2 (4.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Developer
2 31 (65.96%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Digital Developer
4 8 (17.02%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (12.77%) SQL Developer
7 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Java Scala Software Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) MongoDB Developer
9 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Scala Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (93.62%) J2EE
1 44 (93.62%) Spring
2 36 (76.60%) Hibernate
3 34 (72.34%) HTML
3 34 (72.34%) XML
4 22 (46.81%) JSP
5 21 (44.68%) Servlets
6 18 (38.30%) CSS
7 17 (36.17%) HTML5
7 17 (36.17%) J2SE
7 17 (36.17%) JSON
7 17 (36.17%) Play Framework
8 16 (34.04%) Web Services
9 12 (25.53%) Apache CXF
9 12 (25.53%) Struts
10 11 (23.40%) EJB
10 11 (23.40%) REST
10 11 (23.40%) SOAP
11 7 (14.89%) jQuery
12 5 (10.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Unix
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
3 7 (14.89%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (38.30%) DevOps
4 17 (36.17%) Open Source
4 17 (36.17%) Service Management
5 14 (29.79%) OO
6 12 (25.53%) Defect Tracking
6 12 (25.53%) ITIL
6 12 (25.53%) ITSM
6 12 (25.53%) OOP
6 12 (25.53%) UML
7 11 (23.40%) Microservices
8 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
9 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
10 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Validation
12 5 (10.64%) TDD
13 3 (6.38%) API Design
13 3 (6.38%) Scrum
14 2 (4.26%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 17 (36.17%) Scala
4 15 (31.91%) PL/SQL
5 12 (25.53%) C++
5 12 (25.53%) VB
6 7 (14.89%) C#
6 7 (14.89%) Haskell
6 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
1 12 (25.53%) Sun Certification
2 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (14.89%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (44.68%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Grafana
2 1 (2.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) webMethods
3 6 (12.77%) Adobe
3 6 (12.77%) Sun
4 4 (8.51%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) VMware