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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
England / West Midlands
Rank 106 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing JUnit 15 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.49% 0.045%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.72% 3.41% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Median daily rate £500 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-39.16% +33.33%

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
318 381 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.37% 14.45% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 204 104
Median daily rate £410 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Shropshire +27 8 £500 -
Solihull - 3 £563 - 1
Coventry -13 2 - -
Birmingham - 1 £450 - 5
Warwickshire - 1 £375 - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 33 (68.75%) Java
2 31 (64.58%) Jenkins
3 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
5 22 (45.83%) Selenium
6 21 (43.75%) Linux
7 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (41.67%) Scrum
8 19 (39.58%) TDD
8 19 (39.58%) Subversion
8 19 (39.58%) Cucumber
9 18 (37.50%) Spring
10 17 (35.42%) Configuration Management
11 16 (33.33%) CSS
11 16 (33.33%) HTML
11 16 (33.33%) Automated Testing
12 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
13 14 (29.17%) Scala
14 13 (27.08%) RESTful
14 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
14 13 (27.08%) SQL
15 12 (25.00%) Unix
15 12 (25.00%) JSON
15 12 (25.00%) Open Source
16 11 (22.92%) RSpec
16 11 (22.92%) Puppet
17 10 (20.83%) Automation Testing
17 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
17 10 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
17 10 (20.83%) Sonatype Nexus

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 8 (16.67%) Confluence
1 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.42%) JBoss
2 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.17%) Apache
5 2 (4.17%) CMS
5 2 (4.17%) Documentum
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) HTTP
2 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.58%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) LDAP
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
3 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) Endeca
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (64.58%) Jenkins
2 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
3 22 (45.83%) Selenium
4 19 (39.58%) Cucumber
4 19 (39.58%) Subversion
5 11 (22.92%) RSpec
6 10 (20.83%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (18.75%) JIRA
8 8 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
8 8 (16.67%) ClearCase
8 8 (16.67%) ClearQuest
9 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
10 5 (10.42%) Ant
10 5 (10.42%) WebDriver
11 4 (8.33%) Gradle
11 4 (8.33%) Maven
11 4 (8.33%) Mockito
11 4 (8.33%) SonarQube
12 3 (6.25%) JMeter
12 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.42%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) Automotive
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 6 (12.50%) DevOps Specialist
3 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) QA Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) QA Test Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Tester
7 2 (4.17%) Digital Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) Spring
2 16 (33.33%) CSS
2 16 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (27.08%) RESTful
4 12 (25.00%) JSON
5 9 (18.75%) REST
6 8 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 8 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (16.67%) Struts
7 7 (14.58%) SOAP
8 6 (12.50%) Ajax
8 6 (12.50%) HTML5
8 6 (12.50%) JSP
8 6 (12.50%) Play Framework
8 6 (12.50%) Spring MVC
8 6 (12.50%) XML
9 5 (10.42%) CSS3
9 5 (10.42%) Django
9 5 (10.42%) Guice
9 5 (10.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Unix
3 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
4 8 (16.67%) AIX
5 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (41.67%) Scrum
3 19 (39.58%) TDD
4 17 (35.42%) Configuration Management
5 16 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 12 (25.00%) Open Source
7 10 (20.83%) Automation Testing
7 10 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (20.83%) OO
8 9 (18.75%) BDD
8 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 8 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (16.67%) DevOps
9 8 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (16.67%) Web Design
10 7 (14.58%) Kanban
10 7 (14.58%) MVC
10 7 (14.58%) Web Development
11 6 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) Java
2 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.17%) Scala
4 13 (27.08%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) Python
5 9 (18.75%) Ruby
6 6 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 4 (8.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 8 (16.67%) Ansible
2 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.25%) Grafana
3 3 (6.25%) Kibana
3 3 (6.25%) logstash
3 3 (6.25%) rkt
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Google
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Sun
3 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 3 (6.25%) Splunk
4 2 (4.17%) hybris
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Pega
5 1 (2.08%) webMethods