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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
England / West Midlands
Rank 101 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing JUnit 19 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.12% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.92% 0.95% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £513 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-34.54% +22.22%

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
321 317 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.61% 12.99% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 158 100
Median daily rate £375 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -38.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
Solihull - 8 £550 -
Shropshire - 5 £550 -
Coventry -15 3 - - 2
Worcestershire - 2 £363 -
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 35 (67.31%) Java
2 34 (65.38%) Jenkins
3 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (50.00%) Selenium
5 25 (48.08%) Git (software)
6 23 (44.23%) Linux
7 21 (40.38%) Scrum
7 21 (40.38%) Subversion
8 20 (38.46%) Spring
9 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (36.54%) Cucumber
10 18 (34.62%) TDD
10 18 (34.62%) CSS
10 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
10 18 (34.62%) HTML
11 17 (32.69%) Configuration Management
11 17 (32.69%) Automated Testing
12 15 (28.85%) Puppet
13 14 (26.92%) Relational Database
13 14 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (26.92%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (25.00%) Open Source
14 13 (25.00%) Scala
14 13 (25.00%) SQL
14 13 (25.00%) OO
15 12 (23.08%) Unix
15 12 (23.08%) Struts
16 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
16 11 (21.15%) JSON
16 11 (21.15%) JIRA

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 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
2 10 (19.23%) Confluence
3 8 (15.38%) JBoss
4 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
5 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (7.69%) Apache
6 4 (7.69%) Documentum
7 2 (3.85%) CMS
7 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) DNS
1 9 (17.31%) HTTP
2 8 (15.38%) LDAP
2 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.92%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.85%) Endeca
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
6 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (65.38%) Jenkins
2 26 (50.00%) Selenium
3 25 (48.08%) Git (software)
4 21 (40.38%) Subversion
5 19 (36.54%) Cucumber
6 14 (26.92%) Sonatype Nexus
7 11 (21.15%) JIRA
7 11 (21.15%) RSpec
8 10 (19.23%) Ant
9 9 (17.31%) Apache Ivy
9 9 (17.31%) ClearCase
9 9 (17.31%) ClearQuest
10 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
11 6 (11.54%) Maven
11 6 (11.54%) SonarQube
12 5 (9.62%) Gradle
12 5 (9.62%) SoapUI
12 5 (9.62%) WebDriver
13 4 (7.69%) Travis CI
14 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.62%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) DevOps Specialist
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Test Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Agile Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) QA Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.77%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (5.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) Spring
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
2 18 (34.62%) HTML
3 12 (23.08%) Struts
4 11 (21.15%) JSON
4 11 (21.15%) RESTful
5 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
6 9 (17.31%) REST
6 9 (17.31%) SOAP
7 8 (15.38%) JSP
8 7 (13.46%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (13.46%) Servlets
8 7 (13.46%) Web Services
8 7 (13.46%) XML
9 6 (11.54%) Ajax
9 6 (11.54%) EJB
9 6 (11.54%) J2EE
9 6 (11.54%) Spring MVC
9 6 (11.54%) Swing
9 6 (11.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Unix
3 11 (21.15%) Apple iOS
4 9 (17.31%) AIX
5 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Scrum
3 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (34.62%) TDD
5 17 (32.69%) Automated Testing
5 17 (32.69%) Configuration Management
6 14 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (25.00%) OO
7 13 (25.00%) Open Source
8 11 (21.15%) DevOps
9 10 (19.23%) Automation Testing
10 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
10 9 (17.31%) Use Case
11 8 (15.38%) BDD
11 8 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (15.38%) MVC
12 7 (13.46%) Kanban
12 7 (13.46%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (13.46%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) Scala
3 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (15.38%) Ruby
5 7 (13.46%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) C#
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Sun Certification
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Postfix
2 1 (1.92%) Squid
2 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) Puppet
2 10 (19.23%) Ansible
3 9 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.85%) Kibana
4 2 (3.85%) logstash
5 1 (1.92%) Consul
5 1 (1.92%) Grafana
5 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.92%) Packer
5 1 (1.92%) Rancher
5 1 (1.92%) rkt
5 1 (1.92%) Terraform
5 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) Sun
3 4 (7.69%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) hybris
5 2 (3.85%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.92%) Pega
6 1 (1.92%) Sonatype
6 1 (1.92%) Splunk
6 1 (1.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) webMethods
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