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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 121 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing JUnit 28 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.34% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.92% 3.05% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
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 £36.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -43.66%
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
473 262 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.94% 11.01% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 168 111
Median daily rate £430 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £430 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 23
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -16.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £23.58 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.25 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 July 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 July 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 0 14 £450 - 3
Shropshire -31 4 £449 +7.54%
Coventry - 2 £350 -
Solihull - 2 £410 - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (90.74%) Spring
3 48 (88.89%) J2EE
4 43 (79.63%) Hibernate
5 40 (74.07%) HTML
5 40 (74.07%) XML
6 38 (70.37%) Eclipse
7 35 (64.81%) SQL
8 32 (59.26%) WebLogic
9 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (51.85%) Unix
11 26 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (46.30%) Maven
12 25 (46.30%) Puppet
13 24 (44.44%) JSP
14 22 (40.74%) Oracle
14 22 (40.74%) MongoDB
14 22 (40.74%) Jenkins
14 22 (40.74%) DevOps
15 21 (38.89%) Play Framework
15 21 (38.89%) HTML5
15 21 (38.89%) Scala
15 21 (38.89%) Open Source
15 21 (38.89%) Ant
15 21 (38.89%) Servlets
15 21 (38.89%) CSS
15 21 (38.89%) J2SE
15 21 (38.89%) JSON
16 20 (37.04%) Selenium
17 19 (35.19%) Git (software)

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 32 (59.26%) WebLogic
2 17 (31.48%) Apache
2 17 (31.48%) JBoss
3 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) Jetty
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) HTTP
1 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.11%) SSL
3 5 (9.26%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) MongoDB
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle Database
3 16 (29.63%) RDBMS
3 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
4 15 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (27.78%) Oracle OWB
4 15 (27.78%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 38 (70.37%) Eclipse
2 25 (46.30%) Maven
3 22 (40.74%) Jenkins
4 21 (38.89%) Ant
5 20 (37.04%) Selenium
6 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
7 16 (29.63%) Toad
8 15 (27.78%) Artifactory
8 15 (27.78%) ClearQuest
8 15 (27.78%) IntelliJ
8 15 (27.78%) JIRA
8 15 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (9.26%) Mockito
9 5 (9.26%) PVCS
10 4 (7.41%) Subversion
11 3 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
11 3 (5.56%) JMeter
11 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
11 3 (5.56%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 35 (64.81%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Software Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Java Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Digital Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Java Scala Software Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Scala Software Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
7 7 (12.96%) SQL Developer
8 6 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Java Scala Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (9.26%) MongoDB Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (90.74%) Spring
2 48 (88.89%) J2EE
3 43 (79.63%) Hibernate
4 40 (74.07%) HTML
4 40 (74.07%) XML
5 24 (44.44%) JSP
6 21 (38.89%) CSS
6 21 (38.89%) HTML5
6 21 (38.89%) J2SE
6 21 (38.89%) JSON
6 21 (38.89%) Play Framework
6 21 (38.89%) Servlets
7 19 (35.19%) Web Services
8 17 (31.48%) EJB
8 17 (31.48%) SOAP
9 15 (27.78%) Apache CXF
9 15 (27.78%) REST
9 15 (27.78%) Struts
10 7 (12.96%) jQuery
11 5 (9.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Unix
2 14 (25.93%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (40.74%) DevOps
4 21 (38.89%) Open Source
5 18 (33.33%) Service Management
6 17 (31.48%) OO
7 15 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
7 15 (27.78%) Microservices
7 15 (27.78%) OOP
7 15 (27.78%) UML
8 13 (24.07%) ITIL
8 13 (24.07%) ITSM
8 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.26%) TDD
10 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.41%) Scrum
11 4 (7.41%) Validation
12 3 (5.56%) API Design
13 2 (3.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (64.81%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) Scala
4 18 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 15 (27.78%) C++
5 15 (27.78%) VB
6 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.11%) C#
7 6 (11.11%) Haskell
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) Groovy
8 1 (1.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 12 (22.22%) Degree
4 11 (20.37%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (18.52%) OCPJP
5 10 (18.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (46.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Grafana
2 1 (1.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Oracle
2 15 (27.78%) webMethods
3 5 (9.26%) Adobe
4 4 (7.41%) Google
4 4 (7.41%) Sun
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
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