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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 109 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing JUnit 25 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 1.17% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
Median daily rate £442 £220 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.68% -36.23%
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 £37.75 £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -47.18%
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
441 257 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.31% 10.17% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 162 129
Median daily rate £438 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £431 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 21
Median hourly rate £25.00 £34.20 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.90% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £30.38 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.24 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 - 9 £441 -
Shropshire - 7 £475 -
Solihull - 5 £440 -
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £325 - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (97.44%) Spring
3 36 (92.31%) J2EE
4 32 (82.05%) Hibernate
5 27 (69.23%) HTML
5 27 (69.23%) XML
5 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (66.67%) Eclipse
7 21 (53.85%) SQL
7 21 (53.85%) WebLogic
8 20 (51.28%) Puppet
9 19 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (48.72%) Unix
10 18 (46.15%) Servlets
10 18 (46.15%) Oracle
10 18 (46.15%) Selenium
10 18 (46.15%) Maven
11 17 (43.59%) MongoDB
11 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
11 17 (43.59%) JSP
11 17 (43.59%) DevOps
12 16 (41.03%) Play Framework
12 16 (41.03%) CSS
12 16 (41.03%) J2SE
12 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
12 16 (41.03%) Scala
12 16 (41.03%) Open Source
12 16 (41.03%) HTML5
12 16 (41.03%) JSON
13 13 (33.33%) Service Management

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 21 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 10 (25.64%) Apache
2 10 (25.64%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) nginx
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Jetty
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
1 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) HTTP
1 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.95%) SSL
3 5 (12.82%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) FTP
4 1 (2.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) MongoDB
2 10 (25.64%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle OWB
2 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
2 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 18 (46.15%) Maven
2 18 (46.15%) Selenium
3 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
4 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
5 11 (28.21%) Ant
6 10 (25.64%) IntelliJ
6 10 (25.64%) Toad
7 9 (23.08%) Artifactory
7 9 (23.08%) ClearQuest
7 9 (23.08%) JIRA
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (12.82%) PVCS
10 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (7.69%) JMeter
10 3 (7.69%) Mockito
10 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
10 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
11 1 (2.56%) Gradle
11 1 (2.56%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Software Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Digital Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Java Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Java Scala Software Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) MongoDB Developer
8 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Scala Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) Spring
2 36 (92.31%) J2EE
3 32 (82.05%) Hibernate
4 27 (69.23%) HTML
4 27 (69.23%) XML
5 18 (46.15%) Servlets
6 17 (43.59%) JSP
7 16 (41.03%) CSS
7 16 (41.03%) HTML5
7 16 (41.03%) J2SE
7 16 (41.03%) JSON
7 16 (41.03%) Play Framework
8 11 (28.21%) Web Services
9 10 (25.64%) EJB
9 10 (25.64%) REST
9 10 (25.64%) SOAP
10 9 (23.08%) Apache CXF
10 9 (23.08%) Struts
11 6 (15.38%) jQuery
12 5 (12.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Unix
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (43.59%) DevOps
4 16 (41.03%) Open Source
5 13 (33.33%) Service Management
6 10 (25.64%) Microservices
6 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
7 9 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
7 9 (23.08%) OO
7 9 (23.08%) OOP
7 9 (23.08%) UML
8 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
8 8 (20.51%) ITIL
8 8 (20.51%) ITSM
8 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Validation
10 3 (7.69%) API Design
11 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
12 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 16 (41.03%) Scala
4 11 (28.21%) C++
4 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
4 11 (28.21%) VB
5 7 (17.95%) C#
5 7 (17.95%) Haskell
6 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Sun Certification
2 11 (28.21%) Degree
3 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (10.26%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (51.28%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Grafana
2 1 (2.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) webMethods
3 7 (17.95%) Sun
4 6 (15.38%) Adobe
5 4 (10.26%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) VMware